Saturday, 3 May 2014

My first DT card for Crafty Calendar Challenge

I feel very honoured to have been invited to join the  DT team at Crafty Calendar Challenge. Our challenge this week is Sunshine and Showers
and our sponsor is

I have used this image called "Rain, rain go away". I paper pieced the curtained and coloured her with my pencils. Frame and flowers cut on my silhouette.

I would like to enter these challenges

Whimsy Doodles  April Showers/Water
Words2Scrap By  Bloom where you are planted
4 Crafty Chicks  Paper Piecing
Diva's by Design  April Shower
Crazy for Challenges 233 April Showers bring May Flowers

Please pop over to Crafty calendar  and join us in our Sunshine and Showers challenge and have a look at the lovely creations the other DT members have made.
Thanks for popping by my blog
Bye for now


  1. Wonderful die cuts - both in the background and with the flowers. A great response to the phrase Bloom where you are planted.! Thanks for playing along with us at

  2. This is a fabulous card Betty, such a sweet image and lovely frame, great design.
    Congratulations on your new DT spot.

  3. Congrats on your new DT place Betty.
    Your card is gorgeous. I love the sweet image and beautiful design.
    Sue xx

  4. This card is darling even though it is raining in your scene. We need water to help our flowers bloom. Love the die shape of your card.

  5. Betty,

    Congrats on your DT honor. After seeing this card, it's easy to see why you were invited to join the Crafty Calendar team.

    This card is so pretty -- love the paper piecing. And, it's a perfect image for our Bloom Where You Are Planted challenge.

    Thanks so much for joining us at W2SB!

  6. Gorgeous card Betty, I like the fab image the flowers and the papers.
    Kevin xx

  7. First congrats on your new DT role. This card is awesome Betty, fantastic paper piecing.


  8. Congrats on your new DT!! This card is precious! I love the paper pieced curtains and your coloring is amazing! Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

  9. Oh Betty well done you. And what a lovely card. Judy x

  10. Nicely done like the curtains, and image is awesome. Great job on the flowers too! Thanks for entering our Paper Piecing Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

    Leanne DT@4CC

  11. Oh wow this is just so pretty. I just adore the pretty layered flowers and autumn colouring. Congrats on your new DT position.
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  12. Super card, and gorgeous flowers - which I'm sure will love the rain even when the little girl doesn't! Thanks for joining us at Diva's and congratulations on making the CCC DT, Jx

  13. Hi Betty .. .. yep .. .. that is the weather out of our windows now. But never mind we have had a lovely few days of sunshine.

    A lovely card. I especially love the heart frame .. surprise, surprise!! LOL!!!

    Many congratulations on your DT post. Have fun!

    Love Jules xx

  14. Gorgeous interpretation of the theme. Thanks for joining us ta Divas. Jayne

  15. Adorable card Betty xx Jan

  16. so stunning betty.fab design and colours and i love the sweet image ;D

    xx coops xx