Sunday, 26 December 2010

Special Challenge

This card was created for a special challenge over on the 2 Sisters Challenge blog, as follows:

Create a card that has a theme of THINKING OF YOU. You can also use HELLO, JUST FOR YOU, & JUST A NOTE as sentiments on your cards. Please refrain from using the sentiment of get well. Once you have your card(s) made and posted to the challenge, please write an encouraging note in the card and address the envelope to "ANY PATIENT" and then place the card(s) in a package addressed to STACY WALKER, 15 WILLOW WAY, SWANVILLE, MAINE O4915, USA

When your package is on its way please e-mail to let Stacy know it is on its way.  Once all the cards have been collected, Stacy will deliver them to the volunteers at the Brigham & Women's Hospital on January 30th to be handed out to patients in their transplant wards. It is hoped that when the patients receive these beautiful handmade cards and read the notes of encouragement it will brighten their day a little.

I think this is such a lovely idea, and therefore I decided to make a card to send off.  I hope this post encourages lots more of you to pop over to Stacy's blog and spend a few minutes to brighten someone's day with your magical creations.

Here's my card:

I've been inspired by the following:
Happy Crafting


Tine said...

Hi again Netty. Gosh, how are you finding the time to craft! Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers with another lovely entry.
Tine :)

Casper said...

Hiya Netty,

How are you?

Hope you & your family had a great Christmas!

What a fab card, so love the colours & what a great idea & a fantastic cause to have made your card for!

Being in hospital for any reason is difficult but when it is in a more serious capacity & a longer stay a beautiful card such as your's would cheer anyone's day!

Thank you for choosing to enter with us in our last challenge of 2010 at OSAAT!

Good luck in all your challenges, hope you win something!

Have a fab New Year!

All the best for 2011 !

Take care
Big Hugs

brenda said...

Hi there

I am thrilled you have joined in my "Free and Easy" theme at Allsorts this fortnight and confess to being astounded by the huge response - over 500 so far !

I usually like to visit every entry and say a few words about their creations, but the sheer volume so far along with the holiday preparations we all have to juggle means this is a "copied and pasted" message, for which I apologise.

Wishing you a very Happy New Year.

B x

Have you entered my new candy

debby4000 said...

Oh what a fabulous challenge and what a gorgeous card you've made for it.

Nikbee said...

A beautiful card with a lovely image. Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft.

Nikki x

Julye said...

A fab card and what a wonderful idea, thanks for joining us at craetive craft challenges and happy new year.

Maggie's Crafts said...

Great card! Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday @


Jacque said...

Netty, she is such a cutie!! Love that image and the colors you have used...Hope you are having a marvelous holiday...Hugs..Jacque

Claudia Rosa ~ Pretty Pressings said...

hei Netty,
this is just so cute.
i love the idea with the thinking of you trail

Kathleen said...

Fabulous card Netty, thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers.

Gemma said...

what a gorgeous creation Netty! Thanks for taking the time to join in our challenge at One Stitch at a Time! Gemma :)

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Netty and for such a good cause too ,, I am sure this will be appreciated :-)

thanks for joining us on the Papertake Weekly and Simon Says Stamp Challenges :-)
Lols x x x

Ann Whitfield said...

This is beautiful, I love tha soft colours. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
Ann x

Karen said...

Very nice Netty, thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers.

Claire said...

Beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Ann's and good luck
Claire xx

True :) said...

Super sweet card Netty!
Thanks so much for joining us this week @ Paper Take Weekly!
I am now one of your followers.  ;)  I would love it if you came to visit my blog and become a follower too!
True :D

Sharon said...

Hi Netty,

This really is a special gift to give somebody and is really what this time of year is all about! I'm sure the recipient will be really happy to receive your beautiful card.

Thanks for joining the Magnolia Down Under Challenge and wishing you a Very Happy New Year!

Sharon x

WeirdCat said...

Beautiful card, lovely colouring,thank you for joining us at I♥Promarkers
Ruth x

Dena said...

Such a wonderful cause! I love that idea! I'm sure the recipient will be cheered up immediately with the darling card!
Thanks for joining the Wild Orchid Crafts Challenge!
Hugs, Dena

Chocolate Orange said...

Beautiful card, i Do love Tildas
Thankyou for sharing with us at OSAAT for our anything goes challenge.
Happy New Year.

Choccy x

My name is Wynneth said...

This is lovely Netty and for a great cause. Thanks for joining us on I ♥ Promarkers.

Debbie Pamment said...

WOW - what a gorgeous little gift for someone special - and you just KNOW it will be loved by whoever recieved it - what a fabulous idea!
Thanx soo much for joining us at MDUC and Happy New Year!

Denise said...

just lovely, thanks for sharing
Happy New Year

A.J. said...

This is a beautiful card. Thanks for joining in with our “Punch it Out” challenge at Craft Your Days Away and also at OSAAT!
Crafty Creations by AJ

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