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Friday, April 19, 2013

For Maci, a special 8 year old


I saw this information a bit late, but still want to make a card to send to a special girl.  Maci will be 8 on the 20th.  She is the daughter of one of the wounded veterans who was killed in a tragic accident during a
parade last November.  (See the Graphicat link for more details and how to get the address if you want to send a belated card.)
I used this House Mouse image - what 8 year old does not want to play dress up?  The sentiment is part of a freebie from Graphicat.  I cut bits of Debbie Mumm DP - another case of DP I really like that is quite difficult to use.  I chose springy colors, including the purple bg.  The card is 4.5x6, and there will be a birthday sentiment inside.
Sketch:  http://critterchallengeblog.blogspot.com/
Spring:  http://housemouse-challenge.blogspot.com/
Card for Maci: http://graphicatsketchs.blogspot.com/
 Adorable animals:  http://www.craftyourpassionchallenges.blogspot.com/
Cuddly Critter (OK, this is a stretch - these are cute but maybe not too cuddly LOL!!!):  http://www.cupcakecraftchallenges.blogspot.com/

11 comments:

  1. This is adorable, Dorothy! Love how you trimmed the sentiment to only use a portion of it! Thanks for sending a card to Maci and for joining us at Graphicat Sketches!
    {hugs}
    Regan

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  2. so beautiful and love the image, so pretty, thank you for sharing with us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  3. So cute and lovely! Thanks for joining at Critter Sketch: Challenge #160
    Hugs
    Dewi

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  4. Cute HM image so colourful
    Thanks for sharing with us at HM & friends chall this wk.

    smiles Christine x

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  5. What a fun card. Love the pieced background in pastel colors and that image is so darn cute. Thanks for joining us at the House Mouse and Friends Monday Challenge.

    Hugs
    Sue

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  6. Gorgeous card Dorothy :-) I love this happy hopper, soo cute and the papers and colors are perfect :-)

    thanks for joining us on the House Mouse and Friends Challenge
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  7. The image is so adorable and the cute papers you've chosen make this such a sweet card.I'm sure it will much appreciated.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
    Lisa x

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  8. A gorgeous card Dorothy, I love your colour scheme and gorgeous papers. Your little 'Fancy Pants' is adorable and fabulous details!!

    Thanks for joining us with House Mouse & Friends again,
    hugs
    Heather x

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  9. This is the sweetest card and for such a good cause. I love that house mouse image. The gorgeous background and lovely purple matting really show it off beautifully.Thanks for joining our Adorable Animals challenge at Craft Your Passion Challenges. I hope we see you again soon.

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  10. This is simply adorable. Love your colors and for such a great cause. I am sure she will love it. Thanks for joining us at House Mouse and Friends Blog challenge this week.

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  11. What a sweet card. Thank you so much for joining us in sending this card to Maci. it's beautiful.
    Yvette DT graphicat

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