Thursday, February 3, 2011

A Giggle a Day ....


Hi there!

I hope you're all keeping well!  We weathered a huge winter storm yesterday and the boys had a snow day from school so were very happy!  It took us over 2hrs to shovel our way out of the driveway and the snow just kept coming ... today we have gorgeous blue skies and sunshine albeit a tad chilly at -17oc!

Anyhow, I have this little boy card to show you today.  A good blogging friend, Debbie, over at Passion for Crafts  has her autistic son Jack moving into a residential school.  The transition is going to be difficult for both of them and she came up with the idea of sending cards to Jack to keep his spirits up.  So, that is where todays card is off to ... hopefully to put a smile on Jack's face!

The image is from Wags & Whiskers and coloured with copics.  The  paper and sentiment is from the Cogsmo pad from Cosmo Cricket.  The button & twine are from my stash.

I'm going to enter this card over at the Cute Card Thursday challenge blog where this weeks challenge is 'Banish the Blues' - to make a card that features humour (either image or sentiment).  I hope my card reflects it - I think it does!  Also, over at The Crafty Pad they're asking for 'Something for the Boys'.

Thanks for stopping in today ... your visit is most welcome and very appreciated!  I hope you're able to leave a comment for me - I love to read them!  Take care and stay warm!

Hugs,
Danielle x

12 comments:

Nannieflash said...

Hi Danielle, stunning card love the image and your colouring, the papers are fabulous as is your sentiment. With love and hugs Shirleyxx

dolcreations said...

This is a perfect card to send off....he is going to love this! It is so hard to do little boy cards sometimes but you have nailed it doing it in the reds and the striped papers! Glad to hear you survived the snowstorm! Beautiful day out there now!!!

Sue said...

Hi Dannielle
fabulous card, great image, fab papers & design, sue,x

♥ Marlou ♥ said...

what a fun card :)

stampinfrog said...

Danielle Jack is going to love this card!Fab colors for a young man,fab image and your coloring is exquisite!
Glad you and your family made it thru the winter storm!Stay Safe and Warm!!!
Hugs,Connie

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Danielle,
This is a fabulous boy card. Great layout and colours and a fantastic image. I love it.
Stay safe and warm in all that snow. It sounds very cold.
Hugs,
Fiona x

fabricbutterfly said...

Very cute card, I am glad the weather is better for you today, although burrrrrr!!! it sounds cold!

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card Danielle.
luv
debby

Rach said...

a brilliant boy card Danielle, and what a wonderful sentiment.. love it.xx

Lorraine said...

A super card for Jack I am sure he will appreciate it. Hugs and keep warm xx

Rachel said...

This is such a perfect boy card for Jack, Danielle!! How Sweet! You all Take Care and Be Warm!!!
hugs,
Rachel

Carolyn said...

Utterly gorgeous Danielle, I want to hug him, simply love your card

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