Monday, January 31, 2011

A Lollipop For Suzan

It's another challenge over at Lollipop Crafts and this week's theme is Sisters! It's my last week on the design team and I'm hosting this week to commemorate all the friends we make online, new and old. I made this card using A Lollipop for Suzan by Sarah Kay because it reminded me of several things... friendship and my own daughters.

DT Challenge: Lollipop Crafts Online - Challenge #24 (Sisters)
Challenge: Crazy Amigo Challenges (two brown tags used)
Challenge: Scrapbook Sisters - Challenge #20 (add a friend)
Challenge: Diva Coffee Break - Challenge #212 (peach, pink, olive)
Challenge: Freshly Brewed - Challenge #32 (photo inspiration)
Main Stamp:
A Lollipop for Suzan (SK)
Patterned Paper: Once Upon a Springtime (Spellbound)
Metal Die: Spellbinders Nestabilities Labels Seveteen and Whiff of Joy Whimsical Tag
Copic Colors:
-skin/hair: E000, E00, E11, E43, E44
-clothes/candy: R11, R12, E50, E51, E53, E43, E44, E47, YG91, YG93, W1, W00

Did you know? Sunflower are large flowering plants native to the Americas. They most commonly grow to heights between 5 and 11 ft (1.5 and 3.5 m), although the tallest known sunflower reached 39 ft (12 m) high. The Sunflower is a "composite flower" composed of numerous small flowers crowded together. The florets in the center's cluster are arranged in a spiral pattern and will mature into seeds. The seeds are used as snack food, expeller pressed into sunflower oil, made into sunbutter (a peanut butter alternative), or milled into flour.


  1. Another great card! So romantic!

  2. Love this card! Those sweet girls remind me of the "Holly Hobby" dolls from my childhood. Your card is lovely.

  3. Gorgeous! Your coloring is amazing! :D


  4. It is cute!! Love this image! The card is so gentle done)) Great job!

  5. This is really cute and precious card Barbara.

  6. This is adorable! I love the soft colors you've chosen - I think they really fit the sweet image.

  7. This is such a sweet image - lovely colours!

  8. Such an adorable card,Glad you chose to share it with us at Scrapbook Sisters card challenge Hope you're having a good week,Julie.x

  9. WOW!!! Love it! Thanks for joining us Fresh Brewed this week!

  10. So So SO soft and pretty! I love the colors and that deep brown really makes it stand out.

    Thanks for joining us at Freshly Brewed Challenges.

  11. beautiful coloring! thanks for playing along with the Divas!

  12. I love the romantic, vintage feel of your card. TOO CUTE! Thank you for playing with the Divas!

  13. The little girls are so cute. What a great job coloring them. Thanks for playing with the diva color challenge

  14. Very beautifully done! Thanks for playing with the Divas' challenge!

  15. What a sweet card, love the in and out ribbon, and heart charm! Thanks for playing along with the Diva Coffee Break Designs Team this week!
    Sharon Field


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