Friday, March 15, 2013

Feeling green?

Hello all!
I actually managed to combine two DT challenges for today's card which makes posting a whole lot easier :)
            Over at The Outlawz, the Friday Copics/alcohol markers team are asking you to go green and we've added the timely option of St Patrick's Day too.  This ties in nicely with the 'green for St Pat's' challenge over at The Octopode Factory so I decided to use my all time favourite Dormouse digi and merged him with a freebie St Pat's hat digi that you can get here.

                I kept it simple by just having some background text and the word "Slainte" which I cut using my Cameo - apparently this is the most used Irish expression in America!  Could that have anything to do with the fact that it is used as a drinking toast?   Hmmmm............


You can see why he's my favourite can't you?  So very cute :)

      I would like to enter this into the following challenges - 4 Crafty Chicks, Cute Card Thursday, Milk Coffee, Sassy Studio Designs, Creative BelliJen's Digi Stamps and Whimsical Designs.


Thanks so much for popping in to take a look and 'Go dte tu slan'. (may you go safe).





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19 comments:

Carla S. said...

This is a great card, Dawn! Love the image and the big hat! Fantastic coloring!

Friday said...

Adorable card... I really like it. Thanks for joining us this week at Whimsical Designs. Good Luck.

Tereese (Friday

Penny said...

Love this CAS card, Dawn--you merged those two cute images perfectly! Love your coloring & the design! And I have never heard of 'Slainte', but then I don't have a lick of Irish in me, so that's probably why! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Linda Palmer said...

It is a darling little mouse and love the hat. Great job Dawn on a really cute card. Love the coloring on the hat. Love your card, you always do such a fabulous job!

ScrapSoon said...

Hello dear Dawn,

What a cute card you have made.
I love the colors of your choice on this card.
You have done a great job on coloring on the image.
May i ask with wich colors you have colored the had??
I found it dificult to choose the good colors green.

Have a wonderfull day
ScrapSoon

Sandra said...

Good health right back at yeah girlie. Fantastic card, love that gorgeous green!
:)S

Leanne said...

Thanks for playing our CAS challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Sandra van Blaricum said...

Adorable Dawn!! Love the text on the background!
Hugs,Sandra

CraftyGirl said...

So sweet! Thank you for playing along this week at Jen's Digi Stamps. Good luck in the challenge and I hope to see you in the next challenge.

Remember we are having a DT call at Jen's and would love to hear from you. :-)

TTFN,

CraftyGirl
Jen's Digi Stamp DT
craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com

Ashley said...

Cute card and fantastic coloring. :) Thanks for joining our Whimsical Wednesday challenge!

Ashley

Tracy said...

Oh my gosh what a great mix of those two images! He really is a sweetie and the hat looks so cool perched on his sleepy little head. Fantastic card Dawn! Hugs!

Payne Holler Cards said...

Love this merge of images and your hat is so awesome (-:

Cely said...

this is just so stinkin adorable!!!

Patricia St Martin said...

Great job and cute as can be. Love all the green.
Hugs, Patricia

Kathi said...

Oh my heck. This is just way too cute. I love the combo of the dormouse with the hat. Such fun and perfect for St. Patrick's Day.

Great coloring and design.

I forgot to mention in the previous comment that I, too, am very, very weary of this horrid weather.

Tress said...

So cute! Love how you turned this dormouse into a St. Patty's Day image!

Jo said...

I love the top hat on the little guy. Your green combo is beautiful.

Decosse's Dynamite Doodles said...

Wow. Fabulous colouring job on that adorable image. It was very creative to combine the two. Love the layout of this one too. You do CAS so well.

Lisa

Creations by Shirl said...

Adorable card.. Thanks for joining us at Milk Coffee Stamps Challenge.