Thursday, July 16, 2015

Digis for Debbie Fundraiser Blog Hop Card #2

First of all I just want to say THANK YOU from the bottom of my heart to all
my wonderful friends and family who extended
birthday wishes & happiness to me yesterday!
It was a fabulous 65th and I truly don't feel one day over 50!  LOL!!

I have a 2nd card to share today for the Digis for Debbie Fundraiser Blog Hop.  
But before I do, check out what was delivered to my door yesterday late morning!

 OMG!  What's better then fresh fruit?
Fresh fruit covered in chocolate and arranged beautifully!!  LOL!
 A HUGE thanks to my 'kids' for this wonderful, yummy surprise!!

Now onto my card ...

The hop launched on Tuesday, July 14th on the Fresh Brewed Designs Challenge Blog, and will run until Tuesday, July 28th @ 11:59 PM Eastern Time.  All participants can be found in the Linky section of *this post on the Fresh Brewed Designs Challenge Blog, and they would love to have you join them! 
It's for a very worthy cause so please pop over and read all about it ... then join in! 

Important links: 

·        Heather Dennis:
·        Fresh Brewed Designs Store:
·        Digis for Debbie Fundraiser Shop:
·        Give Forward Account:
Check out this amazing set created by Heather!  It contains six fabulous images with nine beautiful sentiments that can be used alone or could be paired with any one of these lovely images.  All of these lovelies are only $5!  You can find this awesome set HERE; and remember, ALL proceeds will go to Mrs. Debbie to assist with her medical expenses.

Challenges to share in:
Word Art Wednesday Challenge #192 - Anything Goes
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge #236 - Anything Goes
Card Mania Challenge #70 - Anything Goes

Thanks so much for stopping by today.
As always ...

Papers:  White cs, Black cs, DCWV dp
Image/Sentiment:  Fresh Brewed Fundraiser set shown above
Accessories:  Spectrum Noir alcohol markers, Heartfelt Creations Blazing Poppy, Cheery Lynn Designs 'Horizon Fishtail Banners, Spellbinder '5x7 Mystical Embrace', Gems, Flower making kit,


VanessaB said...

this is so beautiful! the black and white with the colored image and pretty flower: love it! said...

I love this! The sentiment is just perfect and I need to remember this one. It is a good one to live by!

Terri's Cards N' More said...

The die cut frame looks so pretty with your image and love the flower. Wow, what a nice birthday gift. The fruit looks to pretty to eat, but I bet it tastes yummy.

Teresa Arsenault said...

Fabulous fruit basket. What a nice surprise. Your card is gorgeous. Love the flower.

Shelly Schmidt said...

Love the card- and the die in black behind the girls really makes them pop! Off to check out what the hop is about. Happy Birthday Belated!!!

Joann Williams said...

Really gorgeous card Darlene! I enjoy that sentiment so much, so true and powerful! And what a lovely gift! Your kids are smart and wise :)
I love getting fresh fruit baskets like that, I used to get them quite often as gifts too. Fresh cold fruit is the most delicious taste! I am happy that you had such a wonderful birthday. Remember what I said to ya yesterday, you are only as old as ya feel! :)

bumblebee creations said...!! Love this card too! Your surprise looks yummy!

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Darlene!
What a fabulous card. I love the image and the lovely sentiment. Thanks SO MUCH for sharing this with us, and have a wonderful week.
Word Art Wednesday

P.S. Congratulations on your win at CropStop!

Grace D said...

I really, really love your card. Belated happy birthday too.

Desire Fourie said...

Darlene this is a beautiful card for Debbie's fundraiser and thank you for your support. Then I am so sorry I missed your birthday. Happy Birthday and may the year be filled with tons of blessings. That fresh fruit arrangement wouldn't last long here by us, its just too yummy.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Carolyn Bounds said...

Happy belated birthday!!!! I hope your day was exceptional and you had loads of time to relax and enjoy your yummilicious fruit bouquet. :)

As for your card, it is stunning!! I love every beautiful detail...your awesome coloring, the elegance of the black and white...especially that lovely die cut, the lovely blossom, and the delicate tag showcasing the sentiment. Yes. Every detail is simply gorgeous!

I am so incredibly happy you were able to create with us! Thank you for your kindness, your support, and for all your help. Because of you, we are closer to achieving our fundraising goals. Again, I thank you; your thoughtfulness has truly touched my heart! <3

Hugs and Smiles,

Natalie said...

Lovely card design and sentiment! Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday this week!

Helen said...

Gorgeous card.

Thanks for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow

Helen x

Charity Chamberlain said...

Adorable and sweet card!! Thank you for playing along in the Word Art Wednesday Challenge! Have a blessed day!

Charity - DT Member - Word Art Wednesday (my personal blog)

Diane said...

Stunning card...LOVE her added at that yummy basket, if I had known it had chocolate on it, I would of driven the 5 1/2 hours to help you eat it...LOL!!

scrapfantazje said...

Beautiful:) Thanks for sharing it with us for Card Mania Challenge.
Good Luck!
Marzena DT

Cara Malmrose said...

Gorgeous card Darlene. I love this image!
(Hugs) Cara
My Creative Chaos {My Personal Blog}