Monday, February 3, 2014

Catered Crop Recipe Swap–The Heart of the Matter

Yeah!   I was finally able to get into my craft room this weekend for the first time since the end of November.    With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I decided to make a card for my daughter.   I had to give Wryn blonde hair like my daughter’s.


2014-02-03 Valentine Card WM


This also card is fits the Catered Crop Recipe Swap – The Heart of the Matter.   Stop by the Catered Crop to share your project.

Catered Crop


As always, Linda from the Catered Crop has curated a board on Pinterest to give us a creative jump start.  Click HERE to check it out.



2014-02-03 Valentine Card 2 WM


Thank you for stopping by!  Have a great day!



  • Stamps:  Wryn-Grow a Little Love digital stamp from Tiddly Inks
  • Inks:  None
  • Papers:  Neenah Classic Crest Solar White CS, Papertrey Kraft CS, Bazzill Basics red CS, Crate Paper – Paper Heart collection 6x6 paper pad
  • Tools:  Sewing machine, Sweet N Sassy Hearts and Stars Scallop die, heart paper punch (from the Dollar Store) , Copic markers
  • Embellishments:  Papertrey button twine, misc button, Berry Red sequin mix from My Craft Spot, Little Yellow Bicycle Sweet Love epoxy stickers, October Afternoon kraft & black mini market stickers, October Afternoon Teal & Cream sticky keys stickers



Davi said...

A beautiful card Cheryl, I love the sweet little image and pretty dp to go with her :)

Sandra H said...

Hi Cheryl.........Wow this is so adorable x

Renee B. said...

What a sweet card Cheryl...I love how you surrounded your image with all those little dots! I have been a really bad blogger lately. I haven't posted anything since Dec. 24th! Guess I better get my act together.
Hugs, Renee

CraftyGirl said...

Cheryl, Welcome back to crafting. Your card is lovely! With all those embellishments, stitching and the twine you must have had a wonderful time making this card. Thank you for playing along this week at OSAAT. I sure hope to see you back again very soon. Good Luck in the challenge!!!


CraftyGirl OSAAT DT

mulberry station said...

Oh my goodness, this is absolutely adorable. Thansk for joining us this week at Catch The Bug.

Cara said...

Adorable Cheryl! Way to hit a home run after being out of the box for so long! Your daughter will love this! Thanks for joining us at TTCRD, hope to see you again in our next challenge! - XX Cara

Raquel said...

What a sweet card! Love everything about this

Thanks for sharing with My Sheri Crafts

Penny said...

This is so darling! Love the sweet image, your coloring, the design, papers, stitching, and embellies! Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Jellypark Friends. Hope to see you again soon! :^)
Hugs, Penny

Glenda Atkins said...

Beautiful card, love how you coloured the adorable image. Wonderful design and embellishing, loving the stitching and the button bow! Thanks for joining us at the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #43!

debby4000 said...

Adorable, gorgeous card.

Dreja said...

Was für eine herzige Karte. Danke für den Eintrag bei der KE-C.
LG Dreja

Unknown said...

Gosh, this is so cute. I love the LO of the card. Thank you for sharing at Sweet Pea Stampers. We wish you good luck and hope to see you again. Sylvia, DT-member

Dragonlady said...

Loving all the stitching Cheryl. Thanks for playing at Aud Sentiments.

Hugs Ali x

tilly said...

your daughters going to love this sweet card, thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz

Michelle said...

Very beautiful card. You daughter will love it. Thank You for sharing over at The Robyn's Fetish Challenge Blog

Michelle (DT)

Glittered Paws said...

What a sweet card and perfect for a daughter - great colors, saw you at MIM.

Mari said...

This is so cute and beautiful!
Thank you for joining us at Sunflowerfield Designs.
Hugs, Mari

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

What a fantastic Tiddly Inks card you have made that fits in well with the Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge this fortnight of “Valentine’s day/love”. Amazing. Thank you for entering and best wishes in the draw. Kym (Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge Blog Design Team Member)

Christine said...

Super sweet image beautiful colouring great take on the LOVE chall theme.

Thanks for sharing at A Gem of a chall. this time

smiles Christine x

Blueboreale (Aurore) said...

Superbe carte !!!
Merci pour ta participation au faieries challenge blog

Lin said...

Oh what a cute image, Cheryl!! Thanks for playing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge this week!

~ginny said...

I like the layering you have done here - stitching is always a finished detail! Thanks so much for taking the time to share your project & creativity Cheryl! Love the button element with the big twine bow - perfect for this card!
~ginny, DT for 613 Ave Create: ATG Challenge [with optional "Use Felt" theme]
RubberMAD (

Chana Malkah said...

Hi, Cheryl! Love this adorable creation! Cute image, well colored and presented. Thanks for dropping this off by our house here at 613 Avenue Create!
Chana, Owner

Chriss America Real said...


I love this sweet card! The elements you used to pull it all together are perfect! I especially like the i heart u; too cute!

Thank you so much for playing along with the Stitchy Angels Design Team this week!


Chriss - DT -One Stitch At A Time

Lori Turner said...

Such a beautiful card, Cheryl! I love your coloring...totally gorgeous :) Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

loz said...

Gorgeous card and image Cheryl. I spotted this on MIM.Loz

Lisa Lynn said...

Cheryl, I'm sure your daughter will love this gorgeous card. Your coloring is wonderful as usual. Hope you get more time to yourself. Saw your wonderful creation at MIM.

Vanja said...

Beautiful card! I love the image.

Thank you for joining us at Sunflowerfield Designs! :)


Unknown said...

WONDERFUL!!! Love all your elements and your design!! Awesome coloring too!! Love it!! Saw you on MIM!!

- Susan
{Scrap A Thousand Words}
{Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges}

Sophie said...

Sooo beautiful! I love all the colors of the background, all the details, and the image is adorable! Thank you for joining The Lots of Love Challenge at Jellypark Friends!

Unknown said...

What a lovely, bright card! Love it! Coloring is flawless and layout perfect. :)
Have a great day...

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - love the image you've used.

Thanks for joining us at The Crafty Girls Challenge.

Helen x

Debbie said...

This is stinkin cute! Love all the elements. Good luck in the Corrosive challenge this fortnight!

DebbieM - TCC DT

Unknown said...

I think this is fabulous,your daughter will love it :) thanks for joining in at Milkcoffee this time, Lou DT x

Ingrid Mason said...

Awww Cheryl, what a pretty Valentine's card ..... I'm sure your daughter will love it, especially as you've given the image the same colour hair as your daughter. Your papers and embellishment really reflect the love in this card.

Thank you for sharing this lovely card in our challenge this week. Ingrid xx ( OSAAT Team

Linda McClain said...

Such a sweetie - your daughter should love this!

Anonymous said...

Awesome coloring on that adorable girl!! Thanks so much for joining us at 613 Avenue Create!


Cathy P said...

Sweet card and fun image. Thanks for linking up with us this week at the Sister Act Challenge Blog.
Cathy xx

Mummylade said...

Just popping by to admire your project and thank you for participating in our challenge at Allsorts this week!

Sandy said...

Beautiful Cheryl. love the sweet image and gorgeous design.
Thanks for sharing with us at Aud Sentiments this week.
Sandy DT

Adventures of a Crafty Traveller said...

Very sweet card. Love the colours and layout. She is lovely. Thank you for sharing with us at Make It Monday.

Have a great day
Rachael :-)

Melissa @ M Miranda Creations said...

This card is just absolutely adorable. Saw it at MIM! That image is just precious and you did a fantastic job coloring it.

Blessings and Hugs,
Melissa M
M. Miranda Creations

Krista Quick said...

Absolutely precious!

Nikki Byrne said...

Just LOVE this card, the image is beautiful and brilliantly coloured and I love your colour choices. Thank you for joining us this week at OSAAT and good luck.


Sue Jones said...

Gorgeous Card. Thanks so much for joining in with the Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge this time. Good luck :) Sue

Unknown said...

This is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us over at SunflowerField this week and hope to see you again soon!
Jennyfer, DT
♥ SunflowerField DT ♥
♥ Jennyfer Creates ♥

Hazel said...

Love the cute image. Thanks for sharing your lovely card for the Sweet Pea Stampers 'Valentine's Day/Love' challenge - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

Wendy said...

Adorable and so gorgeous...Thanks for playing along with us at Di's Digi Designs Challenge this fortnight.
Wendy xx

Unknown said...

Gorgeous, I'm sure your daughter will love it.
Thanks for playing along at
Fairy Challenges Blog
Hugs, Teresa DT
Ceesa's Card Creations

Debbie said...

Absolutely sweet! Your daughter is going to love it! Good luck in The Corrosive Challenge this fortnight!

DebbieM - TCC DT

CanadianScraps43 said...

Hi Cheryl sweetie, it has been a long time since I have been here, but your still busy and your output is still beautiful as always. Love this sweetie pie with her every happy and bright dress. Love your coloring and the dots around the sweetie is such a splendid technique. Thanks for playing along with us over at Doodle Pantry. Hugs.

kalleinka said...

Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme am Kreativeinkauf-Challengeblog.

LG; Ilonka

Eva Gro said...

What a lovely card!

Thanx for joining us at My Besties Norge
We wish you the best of luck, and hope to see you back next time!

Eva Gro
DT member at My Besties Norge

Pat (mspfd) said...

Hi Chery!. Love this gorgeous creation! Beautiful coloring of the sweet image and a marvelous design. Thanks so much for joining us for DPDC #43! Have a great day!

Kim B said...

Just beautiful! Love all the details. Thanks for joining as at Sunflowerfields Designs, Hope to see you again. Hugs, Kim DT

Little C's Creations said...

I love Wryn! Good job. Thanks for joining us at Doodle Pantry challenge #43!!

Anonymous said...

Love your attention to detail, TFS with us at OCS!