Thursday, 10 May 2012

CRAFT Challenge Blog Hop, Sharon's Stop

Hello again, this time I'm here with my blog hop post for CRAFT challenge.

This week is a special week. We are 3 years old this week! 
So, Happy Birthday to us!!

Our challenge this week is 'Celebration'. So, any project fitting this subject will be eligible for a prize.

We also have our blog hop this week and you can choose to do one or more of the following this week:
  1. Take part in our challenge
  2. Add your name to Inlinkz on the DT and GDT blogs to be in with winning a prize on their blogs.
  3. Complete the blog hop (adding your name to Inlinkz on your way), collect all letters and form the sentence it forms and leave a comment at the end of our challenge post with your answer.
We have a lot of sponsors this week, with lost of prizes to be won.
  • A prize for the winner of our 'Celebration' challenge this week.
  • A prize for the randomly chosen winner on each (G)DT member's blog.
  • A prize for the randomly chosen comment with the correctly formed sentence from the collected letters along the way.
To ensure all is done fairly, we will enable comment moderation this week to keep all answers behind, so there can be no cheating.

Our blog hop route:

Sharon - You're here!

As you can see you should have arrived here from Sylvia's blog. If you have not, please return there or to Elke's blog for the start of our blog hop.

The sponsor on my blog is Sassy Studio Designs
Sassy Studio Designs

By adding your name/blog to Inlinkz below you can be in with a chance of winning 

4 images of choice

Don't forget to link in and to collect your letter on this stop which is

So, now it is time to get you some inspiration for this challenge. Here is my card for this challenge using 'Holiday aurora honey' digi image from Sassy studio designs.

 I thought I'd go for a royal themed celebration card and used the Portobello road papers from Papermania. I coloured in the image with Promarkers, I used some Whimsy pennant stamps and the petite pennants builder punch from Stampin Up and them decorated with some flowers I made using tonic punches.

Your next stop will be Sheryl. Hope you are having fun! Enjoy the rest of our blog hop!

Sharon x


  1. Hiya...lovely card for our challenge, x carol

  2. lovely card, like the banner

  3. A wonderful card. I love the papers.
    Nikki x

  4. Beautiful card and colours. Thanks for the chance on the blog hop
    x catherine

  5. Love your card and happy Birthday. thanks for the chance to win. Judy x

  6. Loving this card Sharon. Brilliant papers and fabulous image.
    Sheryl xx

  7. This is super cute!! Beautiful colors, and I love those pennants.

    xx Star
    SSD DT

  8. I love your royal colors used and I think the tones work great together! Such a pretty creation.

  9. Hi! Gorgeous card! I love the stamp and your layout! hugs Sandra

  10. I love these pennant stamps, they look great as embellishments etc. lovely card, heidi x

  11. Gorgeous card! My three daughters are really into the Disney princesses right now and your princess reminds me of Sleeping Beauty (maybe it was the name--Aurora). She's my youngest's favorite.

  12. Sweet card really cute image

  13. Great coloring!! The image look goregous in your card!

  14. Beautiful card. Interesting colour selection. Lily Anuska

  15. Happy 3rd Blogaversary! your card is gorgeous Sharon! I love the image and your colouring is beautiful. The papers and bunting are fab!! :-)
    Big Hugs!
    Sue xx

  16. Gorgeous card love the image Caroline xx

  17. I just love this card. Thanks for the hop and happy 3rd birthday.

  18. Wonderful card. Love the image! Happy Birthday CRAFT!

  19. Great card, love the red white and blue : )
    Happy Blogaversary CRAFT.

  20. Hi Sharon, what a wonderful royal card, love everything on here, image, colours and bunting too, this is a right celebration! happy Birrthday to the fab team. Ruby x

  21. I love the dp's you chose and beautiful image! Thanks for the chance to win! {Hugs} Barb

  22. A is for AWESOME! LOVE IT!!
    Karen C

  23. Sharon, what a gorgeous card. Congratulations on the 3rd birthday of the CRAFT Challenge. Off to have a look at the other DT creations. Best wishes, Kym xxx


Many thanks for leaving me a message, I love reading them all. Sharon x