Monday, 12 April 2010

penpal card

hi all
i have made this card for a challenge at cupcake crafts challenge ,it has a theme of " childhood memories",it made me think of when i was little and there was a penpal scheme running at school ,i joined and still write to the same 2 friends some 30 odd years later ,so i made a card based on that memory,
i will put her into these challenges too on the move,[cards with movement] i image/2 dies/3 of your fave embellies
papers .....................funky vintage trimcraft
image.....................penpal/sugar nellie
flowers................prima/e k success punch
apeture................nesties scallop/circles
promarker colours..................satin/blush/cocoa/sandstone/hot pink/carmine/china blue/pastel


  1. Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Craft with such a lovely card ! What a sweet idea ! Love the papers and the layout is great... Smiles from Catherine

  2. oh hun thanks again for joining us at OSAAT with yet another gorjus make,love hugs cheryl xxxx

  3. Tracey, how special that must be for you to still talk after 30 years with your pen pals...I remember that fad going around when I was in school too...I love your awesome creations, the are priceless hun...thank you again for sharing with us at OSAAT..good luck

    stitchy xoxox

  4. Hi hun another beauty here love your work Thanks for joining OSAAT again good luck in the draw

    Liz xx

  5. Another gorgeous card hunni..Good luck and thanks for joining in at OSAAT this week..hUGS Donna

  6. gorgeous card and I love your shared memory behind it, how lovely to still be in touch after all these years

    Thanks so much for joining us at Cupcake this week

  7. Great card and congratulations on continuing with your correspondence after all those years!
    Thanks for joining in with our challenge at OSCC.

  8. Fab card Tracey, love the design and your colour combo. That's some achievement, (30 yrs) of letters, I'm impressed, and thank you for joining in with us at OSCC this week. Good luck in the draw.
    Suzi x

  9. Gorgeous card Tracey love it, Thanks for joining in with us at OSAAT chum and good luck in draw
    Sarah xx

  10. Great card hun I love the aperture aspect of it. Thanks for joining us a OSAAT this week and I hope you'll pop back on Sunday to check out our winners and our next challenge.
    Sam x

  11. Tracey, you've made such A gorgeous card !!!
    Loved the details.
    Thanks for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge this week! :)
    Hugs Itzuvit xx

  12. Wow I love the denim effect papers. Brilliant. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week x Clare (DT) x

  13. Thanks for playing along at OSAAT this week - great to see your lovely work - great layout. Cheers Claire (CT)


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tracey x x