Friday, April 4, 2014

ACN ~ April Challenge

Welcome Bloggers:
It's time for another challenge at
A Creative Need
I am honored to be on the Design Team
If you have not entered the monthly challenge - come on 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
April's Challenge is Signs of Spring
Here is my creation using 
Birdhouse and Willows
Basic Grey Out of Print Patterned Paper for Mat
Using front & back squares of Basic Grey Out of Print on the Mat
White Cardstock for card
Digital Stamp - Birdhouse & Willows
Spectrum Noir & Sharpie Markers
PowderPuff Hawaii Blue Chalking Ink for distressing on the digital stamp
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock for stamping the sentiment
Sentiment - Mary'z Cardz TV Stamp
Memento Black Ink

Glossy Accents on Bird and willows
Pop up tape behind tag
Life is Good Sentiment - Mary's Card TV Stamp Set
Crop-a-dile corner rounder

I would like to share with the following challenges: 
  April Just Keep On Creating UE
Crafting by Design ATG UE April Challenge 

CHN Patterned Paper April Challenge UE
 Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Tuesday - Loves Rubberstamps ATG UE
Wednesday More than Favors Spring UE

Thursday Delightful Hip to be square - square on card 1E
Thursday Crafty Girl CH #15 ATG 3 of 3 
Friday Sister Act Cards Only UE
Friday Craftitute ATG or add Corrugrated Cardboard 1 of 3
Friday - Jo Scrap Shack ATG 1 of 3
Friday - Totally Paper Crafting Pastels 1 of 3 


  1. Like the bird theme. Seems you & I had similar ideas. You with a red bird & I with a red feathers card.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  2. so sweet and beautiful Gail.
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


  3. Great card! I love the background papers! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

  4. Such a pretty card Gail! Love the birdie image. DigiStamps4Joy thank you for taking part in our challenges but we will appreciate to see our link in your list of challenges Gail and we hope to see you again.
    [DS4J DT Member]
    [Qinaahana Arts And Crafts ~ My Personal Blog]

  5. Love the papers you've used as a backdrop for the lovely bird image! Thank you for joining the Crafty Girls challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

  6. I absolutely love the colours in this card and the main picture is gorgeous. A really lovely card.
    Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating.

  7. Love the scene you have created. I love the design. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

  8. This is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘ADD WINGS’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  9. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper April challenge with your super card - hope to see you again soon x

  10. Such a lovely card. Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team

  11. A real beautiful card thanks for joining us at ds4j and sister act and good luck

  12. What an adorable card. Love your design. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Delightful Challenges.

  13. Very pretty card thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Diva's

  14. I am loving your CAS on DP layout!
    God bless you too!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Digistamps4joy
    Riette, DT.


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