Wednesday 3 May 2017

Crafting Counts as Exercise

Good morning to all my friends and  followers its Wednesday and  the launch of a new monthly Anything Goes Challenge over at Crafting by Designs We have two sponsors for this challenge each giving two generous prizes.

Prize - winner choice of 4 digi images


Sparkle N Sprinkle has been in business for over 20 years, with a huge following. Our popular Youtube channel features a new technique video every week! In 2017 we initiated exciting changes to the company which have been well received. In addition to an eclectic mix of digital and rubber stamps, we offer hundreds of other fine products for your crafting pleasure.

Prize - $15 gift certificate

For my design team card I decided on a fun  image from Sparkle N'Sprinkle called Crafting Counts as Exercise. Love that Crazy hair!!

Close up

Card Recipe

6x6 Blank Card
Stamp is Crafting Counts as Exercise painted with Derwent Inktense Pencils
Papers are Lili of the Valley now retired
Stitched edge rectangle die is Lawn Fawn
Heart stitched die is from Ebay
Lime Green Crisp Ribbon is from Whitby Crafts I think
Wooden handmade button is Whitby Crafts
The Crafting Counts as Exercise sentiment comes with the stamp 
I made the Love to Craft to match on the computer
Green sparkly flowers from my box 

Well I hope you are all having a good week.and that you all find time this month to enter our challenge. I'm going to Newcastle today for a little retail therapy its ages since I've been and  I love the shope in Newcastle, so looking forward to a little spend. Love and  hugs Carole x


  1. It's true! I keep telling Stuart that everyday. A really fun card Carole. You've matched your colouring to the papers perfectly. Love the crinkle bow and the heart die cuts. The gem flowers and button are fab little additions. Made me smile :). Debra x

  2. Gorgeous card with a fab image, love the details and beautiful papers.
    Have a lovely time in Newcastle xx

  3. This made me chuckle Carole! the only exercise I get from crafting is walking round shows!..........and not in high heels! Love the pink and green and your embellishments xx

  4. Oh my I love this card Carole, the sentiment is fantastic! Gorgeous papers and embellishments as always.
    Linda xxx

  5. Of course it is!! Cheaper than joining a gym!! A lovely fun card Carole, beautiful colours. Hope you have had an enjoyable shopping trip xx

  6. Fabulous card design and a super image. Creative Blessings, Tracy x

  7. Fantastic card Carole, love this image!.
    Hope you had a great day out.
    Hugs Pam x

  8. A super fun card, I love the image and colour scheme. A great sentiment too, (true of course).
    Jean x

  9. I'm another one that agrees with
    Your image and card is so cute!

  10. Wonderful fun card and image. Love the sentiment. Emma


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