Wednesday, March 24, 2010

Pixie Cottage Challenge #12...Circles!

Hello Everyone,

Before I go into any details of the this weeks challenge, I would like to congratulate and welcome the new Pixie Cottage DT members to the team! Welcome aboard ladies, I look forward to working with all of you!
Senior team
Welcome returning members
**Design Team Leader -Katie Tate from Both Sides of The Paper
*ArTish from All Things ArTishtic
*Anne from Anne's Hobbyblog
*Peggy from Beautiful Greetings
*Risa from Life's Simple Pleasures (me *ΓΌ*)
*Pam from Stamps Inc.

And welcome to all our new members!
Denise from Stamping with Denise
Sharon from Cards N Greetings
Tanya from Random Acts of Krafting
Katarina from kamadesign- Confessions of a crafter
*Indicate a returning member

Junior Team
Denise from KC242 Designs by Denise
Davi from Alstromeria's Artistry
Erin from Scrap, Stamp and Be Merry
Tracey from Scrappin' Trackside
Cheryl from Cheryl's Creative Cards and ATCs
Adrina from Adrina's Fun

This weeks Pixie Cottage Challenge is to make a card that features CIRCLES! You aren't required to use Pixie Cottage Stamps and are free to mix in other challenges. All challenge cards have to linked to The Pixie Cottage Blog. For more challenge information and DT inspiration, please click here.

This was such a fun challenge and I think I went a little crazy with the circles. My design paper features circles, the shape of my Nesties die, the circle shaped embossing folder and the buttons...all circles! Are you dizzy yet?! *lol*

Card Details...
image...The Pixie Cottage Stamp (Surprise Bear), sentiment MFT, card stocks Papertrey Ink and Bazzill, design paper from my stash ..Nesties Lg. circle scallop dies,and Cuttlebug embossing folder..inks Memento Tuxedo Black and Copic Markers..embellishments flowers, Stickles and buttons

Remember, have fun with the challenge and we can't wait to see your creations! Take care and have a beautiful day:)


Elena said...

This card is so cute, Risa! And I really like all of the circles! And look at the bow! Love, love everything about this card!

heidy said...

Hi Risa ,well your mojo is back,I think this is just adorable.
Have a nice day
Hugs Heidy

Alex said...

Awww....this is adorable Risa! Love the embossing and the colors are fabulous! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

Rita said...

So adorable, I love everything about it!

Martha said...

just beautiful, very cute.
Thanks for playing playing with MyGrafico

Tammy said...

This is just adorable, Risa!! Of course it is colored to perfection!! Great take on the challenge!

Anonymous said...

Hi Risa, I love how you fit all of the circles in for the challenge, so clever of you girl! Your cards are always just gorgeous.

Sparkle said...

Such an adorable card!

Tanya Rudd said...

This is so adorable. Love the way you have this cute bear on top of that wonderful white embossed paper.

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Hi Risa, love your card! Totally cute and all the circle are fun too. Love the colors and pretty accents. Thanks for the welcome email, looking forward to working with you on the Pixie DT. :)

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

this is adorable, your style is super..luv it!
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enjoy *~*

Lauren said...

Fabulous cards Risa! I love how you used the embossed circle in the background. It's so pretty!

1LuvnMama said...

I luv the colors 'cause I luv PINK! Such a cute image for this fun card! I totally enjoy visiting your blog and seeing all the wonderful creations you make! Keep em coming Risa!

Pretty-In-Ink said...

Very cute Risa! Love the sweet image and the pretty flowers and buttons!

Deb Neerman said...

WoWzA, this is absolutely gorgeous, Risa!! Love all the circular elements and those pretty flowers!

Sharon said...

Your card is gorgeous Risa. The colours and papers are wonderful. Love the image too.
Just dropping by to say Hi and how pleased I am to be able to work with you on the Pixie DT.
Sharon xx

artish said...

risa- i love all of the circles especially the ones you dry embossed--great idea! it has been so nice to meet you -i look forward to our next 6 months of creations at the pixie cottage!!

Anonymous said...

So sweet and adorable Risa, love this card

Kat said...

This is really lovely. So sweet. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

Kat x

Jenn K said...

Simply sweet! Thanks for joining us on The Pink Elephant.

Tina said...

Oh, how sweet! I love it.
Congrats on keeping your DT gig, I love seeing what ya do.

2 Worlds said...

I liked the idea of embossing the circle really cool

Denise said...

What a very Gorgeous, Adorbale card!! Love the Pink & the way you did the buttons in the center of the flowers.
Aloha & Hugs,

AnGelCaKe said...

Congrats..beautiful card.

Thanks for playing with My Grafico

Kim Piggott said...

Oh this is so very gorgeous Risa!
kim x