Friday, January 3, 2014

January ~ A Creative Need

Welcome Bloggers - today starts a new monthly challenge at
A Creative Need Blog Challenge
I am honored to be on the Design Team
If you have not entered the monthly challenge - now is the time to come over and join in on the fun!

Deena offers a free digital image to get you started - so what are you waiting for?  
You do not have to use the ACN image to be a winner[but we like it when you do]. Be sure to read the rules on the challenge blog site ~ Click HERE.

In addition to Deena's 
A Creative Need Esty Shop- Click Here
you can also find Deena's lovely digital stamps at Squigglefly - Click Here
January's Challenge is Die Cuts or Punches 
Here is my creation using Get Well Little Bear 

Kraft Cardstock for base
Black cardstock for first mat
White Cardstock to print digital stamp
Digital Stamp by Deena ~ A Creative Need
Spellbinders Rectangle Scallops Die
Spectrum Noir Markers
A Creative Time Clear Stamp for sentiment
PowderPuff Chalking Ink - Mocha Mama
Bear Charm
Offray Brown Bow
Crop-a-dile Corner Rounder

I am sharing this card with the following challenges

Monthly Challenges
Dec 7 - Jan 3 A Gem of A Challenge ATG UE

Dec 1 - Jan 4 Pile It On - P is for... PowderPuff Chalking ink  UE
Jan 1 - Jan 25 Crafting by Designs ATG UE

Jan 1 - Jan 30 Just Be Creative ATG 1E per day - Jan 3
Jan 1 - Jan 31 DL ART Thankful Thursday Jan Linky Party 1E per day Jan 3
Weekly Challenges
Dec 20 - Jan 10 Sister Act Cards Only UE ATG 
Dec 22 - Jan 3 Challenges 4 Everybody ATG UE 
Dec 23 - Jan 5 The Pink Elephant ATG UE
Dec 28 - Jan 3 HIMCR anything but holiday 3E #3
Jan 1 - Jan 7 Inky Impressions ATG UE
Jan 3 - Jan 16 Simply Create TOO ATG 3E #1


  1. Gorgeous card, thank you for taking part in A Gem of a Challenge.
    Sue xx

  2. Sweet card! Thank you for joining in our challenge this week at Inky Impressions! Happy New Year!
    - Sandy, DT Member

  3. Adorable card. Thanks so much for sharing with us at Simply Create Too.

    hugz Marjo

  4. Hi, Gail: Your card is so cute. Thanks for entering our Challenge #52 - "Anything Goes"

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  5. Pretty card!! Thanks so much for participating in our PILE IT ON challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    A Little Bit O' Paper

  6. Lovely. Such a cute bear. Thanks for playing along with Inky Impressions Challenge! Looking forward to seeing your creations at our next challenge. ♥ Jamie at CraftyGirl21


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