Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sending You BEAR Hugs

Hi, everyone! What a busy and fun week we are having with our daughter and her family visiting us here in Alaska. I'll share some photos with you this weekend. 

Today's card was made especially for a couple of challenges I saw posted in the Facebook group, All Craft Challenges. You guys come join us over there and share what challenges you are participating in.

Today's Sketch Card

Stampin' Up Stamp Sets: Thankful Forest Friends, Gorgeous Grunge
Stampin' Up Inks: Baked Brown, Old Olive, Pear Pizzazz

Martha Stewart leaf punch
My Favorite Things, Stitched Circle Dies
Simon Says Stamp, Stitched Banner Dies
Recollections Flowers
Studio G Gems
DCWV Pocket Blossom 12x12 stack

 Thank you so much for visiting my blog!

Moving Along with the Times - into the woods
2 Crafter Critter Crazies - Ch#1 anything goes + critter
Shopping Our Stash - use punches or dies (leaf punch & stitched dies)
Animal Friends - Spring or Easter + animal
Sweet Stampers - animals
Creative Craft Chs - dies or punches


  1. I LOVE THIS! You've done a fine job with that sketch, and I adore the sweet, cute, and rustic look achieved through the combination of flowers, floral paper, speckles... BEARy cute! Thanks for sharing at Shopping Our Stash this week.

  2. So cute, love your style, email me at regarding MAWTT design team, xxx

  3. Very pretty Thanks for playing at Atlantic Hearts Sketch Challenge!

  4. Sehr schön gemacht.Danke für deine Teilnahme bei den Animal Friends und den Sweet Stampers und ich freue mich auf ein Wiedersehen bei der nächsten Challenge. ;)
    LG Dreja

  5. What a wonderful card, great layout.
    Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge and the Animal Friends Challenge and i hope to see you again.

  6. Fun the color combination you used and the image and sentiment are adorable. Thanks for sharing with us at AHSC this week.

  7. This is so stinkin' cute!! Love that bear and hug sentiment. You framed him beautifully with those lovely flowers. Thanks so much for sharing this with awesome card with us at Atlantic Hearts Sketch challenge. Hope you will share your creative talent with us again soon!
    :) Marie

  8. Janis, this is an adorable bear. Love your color combo and that sweet sentiment. Gorgeous flowers! I'm just tickled to pieces that you are supporting our new 'critter' challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies and I hope you'll become a regular. Thank you. :-D
    NanaConnie DT

  9. Fab card! Love the bear!!
    Thanks for playing along with us at SHOPPING OUR STASH for our Punches & Dies challenge!

  10. such a happy card! love the bear
    and the sentiment! Thank you for joining us at AHSC!

  11. Love it when I see a card that is both adorable and beautiful! Love that weet bear and love your beautiful flowers... Thanks so much for playing along at Atlantic Hearts!

  12. delightful card! thanks for sharing with us at AHSC!


  13. Love the bear! Thanks for joining us at AHSC!

  14. Beautiful creation! Thanks for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage!

  15. Your card is really wonderful and the coloring is so perfect.
    Thanks a lot for joining us at our Animals / Tiere challenge by Sweet Stampers Challenge
    Good luck and hope to see you again.
    Hugs and greetings Angela DT

  16. Janis, what a lovely card! I love the bear ♥
    Thanks for sharing your work with us at the Sweet Stampers Challenge.
    Hugs Marlene