Tuesday, 2 October 2012

Birthday celebrations at PTW

Its PTW 5th Birthday so we are celebrating and have lots of prizes plus some fab cardage for you.
Not only that, some of the original DT have come back to join us as our very special guests for this special occasion and we  are thrilled to tell you that today we are joined by Claudia, Katharina, Mandy & Andrea B.
We also have another Special Guest Designer as well and that is Mummy Fairy herself, yes Jacqui is here with us as well :)
 
This week and as it’s the first one of the month, we have our usual
Anything Goes Theme
and this week our optional extra is to make a card or project to Celebrate. But this is only an option and you don’t have to do this if you don’t want to, as always it’s up to you :)
We have not just one sponsor this week we are joined by -

 
Lili of The Valley who have given us a
PLUS 2 extra stamps as well :)
 
Simon Says Stamp who have given us a $100 goodie bag filled with SSS stamps and dies
 
The Ribbon Girl who have give us 5 packets of Flowers, 5 packets of Seam Binding and 5 packets of Divine Twine
 
Sir Stampalot who have given us 4 Molly Bloom Stamps -
Molly Blooms - Angelic Molly Molly Blooms - Frosty - Festive FrameMolly Blooms - Clowning Around Molly Molly Blooms - Percy - Festive Frame
 
Saturated Canary who have given us 3 digi images of the winner’s choice
 
Which Craft UK who have give us a packet each of  elegant step card, vintage step card and Paula's crackers
 
 
Nitwits Collections who have given us a $20 voucher

 
J & C Creations who have give us a
image_thumb[11]

There is also a prize from Whiff of Joy

 
WoJLogo_180x130
 
 and 2 DT members have prizes of their own :)
 
I think you’ll agree that there are some amazing prizes up for grabs this week :)
But where are these prizes?

Well they are all hidden amongst our blogs so all you need to do to be in with a chance of winning one is to make a card for the challenge as usual and then to stop by and visit us all – be sure not to leave anyone out because that person could have the prize you would most like to win. It isn't in any particular order.

Here is my card for this week
 
 
 

and
 the list of everybody taking part -
Jane  me
 
So without further ado pop over to PTW  leave us your card and visit our blogs to leave us a comment, dont forget to pop by us all cos you never know what prize is on what blog
Jane
x

131 comments:

Ribbon Girl said...

Lovely card Jane, nice colouring! Mary Gx

Laine said...

Stunning card for the Papertake Weekly Challenge 5th Birthday Blog Hop and Challenge. What Fun. Thank you for the chance to win such fabulous prizes.
Hugs
Laine
X

stempelomi said...

lovely card!And great coloring!
Happy 5th birthday!

hugs,Beate

DesignerDiva said...

Amazing blog hop and a beautiful card your colouring is awesome and I love that holly paper - you didn't say where its from!
Thanks for the chance to win
Hugs Laurie x

* Shaz * said...

Happy 5th Birthday
Fabulous card, great image
hugs Shaz x

Faye said...

Luuuuurve! X

Craftyhugs said...

Oh wow what an adorable such a cutey teddy bear. I just want to take him home lol. Your card is gorgeous and I love your colour combinations. Congrats on the 5 th birthday! Hugs sharon xxxx

Margreet said...

Gorgeous card with pretty details and fab colouring!
xxx Margreet

Cathy said...

Simply gorgeous, love your colouring.
Hugs
Cathy xx

Nicolchen said...

Your card is just adorable :0)))

Thanks for the chance to win ;0)

Hugs Nicole

Craftyanny said...

Gorgeous colouring Jane. A smashing card
Anne x

Annette said...

He's gorgeous. I love bears and LOTV ones are just adorable.
Annette
xx

Molecraft said...

This is absolutely gorgeous, beautifully coloured and love those papers!
Helen x

Adriana said...

Wow, love the papers you used and your beuatiful coloring!

Jane said...

What a sweetie, love all your papers too,
Jane x

Anne-Marie said...

I love this image! I also really like the way your papers balance each other, and the layout is lovely.

Mary said...

This is so beautiful!! The image is so cute!!

belldoubleyou said...

Any backing paper with the words "FIGGY PUDDING" on it is awesome, awesome backing paper.

Not that the rest of the card isn't beautiful too!

Stephanie said...

What an adorable bear!! Your coloring is fantastic!! I really like the entire card...you included so many details!

ribenaruby said...

Hi Jane, truly beautiful festive card! Happy Birthday on reaching 5 years. Ruby x

Ea Christiansen said...

What a super cute card - love, love, love this bear and your coloring.
Hugz
Ea

Stamping in Pink said...

Your colouring is wonderful and such a pretty card for the PTW celebration hugs Karen

Lydia said...

your card is sooo cute xxx and your colouring is fab xxx

Tracy said...

Hi Jane
A superb creation with such beautiful details.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Sue - bearhouse said...

WOW! This is stunning. I love the cute image, your wonderful colouring and fabby papers and colours

Sue

She'sSewCrafty said...

That image is just adorable! Fabulous job coloring! I think I need to practice my fur to look like yours!

Jenn said...

Beautiful card, I love the papers and the sweet image and your coloring is fabulous!

fionalawlor said...

Beautiful card! Your colouring is fab and i love the DP that you have used :)
Fiona L x

zehra said...

Wow, what amazing coloring, fabulous card

Ellen said...

Adorable image! Your coloring is sooo inspiring! Tfs

MarikaGabez said...

Simply gorgeous, love your colouring. I love the papers and the sweet image.

Marika, Slovenia

Kleine85 said...

Cute card and wonderful coloration!
Many Hugs, Tanja

Stefanie`s Bastelecke said...

Your card is so stunning, absolutly fantastic !!!

Hugs
Stefanie

Kruemel said...

Very happy 5th birthday to PTW!

Love your card and its cute image!

Big hugs
Kathrin aka Kruemel

Rebekah said...

Your card is so fab I love the LO and the pretty papers hugs Rebekah xx

Karen said...

Really really lovely colouring!!

Hugs,

Karen.xx

scrappinpeg said...

Wow a very stunning card for the Papertake Weekly challenge for their 5 year anniversary celebration.
Thanks for a chance to win too!
Peggy Biggs

craftynatalie said...

Beautiful card. Such a cute image, well coloured in.

BastlWastl said...

Very nice card ... an Happy Birthday at Papertake Weekly ...
I'm a Fan and an follower ... this blog ist so great!
Greetings, BastlWastl

tanja said...

What a gorgeous card.

Hugs tanja

Ger said...

So sweet! Beautiful colouring. Ger x.

Annie said...

such a cute bear and I love the trad red and green colours - a fabulous festive creation. hugs, annie x

Sweetncrafty Gal said...

Simply adorable!!! thank you for your wonderful inspiration over at papertake weekly!
thanks for the chance! Hugs Carlyann xx

mgoll88 said...

i love your card...looks wonderfull =)

LG
Michaela

JennyH said...

Cute image, lovely card, I need to find me some of that holly paper : )

Vivi Casale said...

this is so adorable!! love it!!!
xx

Andreja L. said...

Congrats for 5 years Papertake Weekly. Your creations is so wonderfull. Thanks for this great blog-hop and the chance! Greetings from Slovnija :-))

Daisychain said...

What an adorable card, love the big bow. Happy birthday PTW and thanks for all the inspiration. Hugs Christine x

Tanya said...

Beautiful card! I love that image, I bought it a couple of weeks ago :) I love the traditional colours too :)

Tags xx

Keep It Sweet and Simple said...

Fabulous card - love that background paper and your shading on the cute bear is perfect.
Congrats on Papertake's 5th Birthday.
Caroline xxx

Dora said...

What a beautiful card Jane, love the style of your card and your colouring is really amazing. thank you for the chance to win and a happy birthday to you and all the girls xxx

Dot said...

James is such a cutie, and I love the card you have made with him.
hugs Dorte

Wedgie said...

Such a gorgeous card, I really like that holly backing paper and gorgeous image!

Happy Birthday Papertake Weekly and thanks for the fab blog hop! Wedgie xxx

Heidi said...

Jane- this little bear is just adorable, refreshing to see the christmas cards. Love it.

Linda Carson said...

Adorable! Wish I had your coloring talent! Love the layout!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the cute bear Wintery scene created. Like the sparkle of the snow.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Kylie said...

This card is truly stunning. From the image (beautifully coloured), the DSP, the ribbon, the layers and the stitching - just wonderful xx

Leah Ann Gast said...

Awe! How cute!!!

Dawn said...

Adorable card! I love this image and you've coloured him beautifully. Wonderful colour choices - the green and creamy tone is a little unexpected but has lots of impact. Love it!

Hugs, Dawn

Mary J said...

Just gorgeous, love it Jane!

Denise and Louise said...

Happy 5th Birthday to PTW!!
Love your adorable Christmas card - such a cute, cute image and great layout.
Denise xx

Sharon said...

This is gorgeous Jane. Love the image and so beautifully coloured. Such a wonderful challenge and blog hop. Happy birthday Papertake.
Hugs Sharon. x

Angela said...

Your card is adorable...great coloring and mix of patterned papers...love it!

catherine said...

This is just so beautiful Jane. The image and the colours are stunning. Great for the birthday celebrations and a great blog hop too
x catherine

Marilyn said...

Fabulous image, wonderful card and great colouring!
Happy Birthday to Papertake!

ellyscard creatief said...

Lovely Christmas card.
Happy birthday.
Gr, Elly

Annie Rose said...

I love everything about this card! The design, the papers, the ribbon... your adorable image. Great job! :)

Luvs,
Annie Rose

Marcy said...

I loooove this bear!!!! The color combos are fab! Congrats on being 5!

Minnamanna said...

This is so cute :)))
Love your color choices and coloring!

pst said...

A lovely cute christmas card. This is one of my favorite stamps so you can't go wrong with it.

Aartje said...

This is so gorgeous. Fantastic combination of designpaper, image and coloring. Great bloghop.
Hugs Aartje

Suzie's Card Den said...

Gorgeous card for the Papertake Weekly Challenge 5th Birthday Blog Hop and Challenge. What Fun. Thank you for the chance to win such fabulous prizes.
Hugs
Suzie xx

Emily Lauritzen said...

Your image is so cute! Wonderful card!
<3 Emily L.

butterfly said...

Completely adorable image - coloured to perfection! The framing papers are gorgeous, and the gingham ribbon and stitching make perfect finishing touches. I just love it! Happy Papertake birthday!
Alison x

Shaz in Oz.CalligraphyCards said...

Hi there Jane = loving the work here really lovely card - papers and image and layout!! ticks it all! happy 5th birthday,
Shaz in oz.x

http://calligraphycards-shazinoz.blogspot.com.au/

Wendy said...

So gorgeous,adoranle image, fab colouring & papers.
Happy 5th birthday papertake weekly.
Wendy xx

Sazzle said...

What a great way to celebrate with a blog hop and a with a secret prize too!!

Fantastic inspiration each week and I love to play along with your challenges :-)


xx Sazzle xx

Berit Synnøve said...

Wonderful card. Love your image and your coloring. Great layout.
Hugs Berit

Rose said...

Ooo, Jane . . . your beautifully colored Teddy looks fabulous on this fun and festive card. Thanks for your wonderful inspiration at Papertake Weekly! Hugz, ~ Rose

AnjaCardz said...

Happy Birthday to the Papertake Weekly Team! I love Papertake Weekly challenges and the great DT work. Your Christmas card is absolutely cute and gorgeous!

Hugs, Anja

Kelly Lloyd said...

Really love your adorable christmas card. That bear is coloured beautifully and I love the papers you have used too.
A perfect design

Happy Birthday PTW

Hugs Kelly

Sylvie said...

Hi what a cutey teddybear, I just want him take home.Wonderful coloring,I like it very much.
Annnnnnnnnnnnddddddddddddddd not to forget happy 5th birthday,hope you celebrate it enough ;o)
Hugs,Sylvie

Inkypinkydelights said...

Fabulous card! Love the red gingham! Happy 5th Birthday Papertake Weekly! Judy x

angelwhispers said...

A fabulous card for the celebration so perfect! Chanelle xxx

Carla S. said...

Your card is adorable, Jane! I love the papers and the sweet image! Wonderful coloring and design!

Earth Dragon Creations said...

Very cute. Love the stitching!

Norma said...

Jane, a gorgeous card. Adorable image and beautifully coloured. Very lovely DP's. Love the stiching.
Hugs,
Norma

coops said...

aw so gorgeous jane.i love your fab papers and design and james the bear is so sweet :D

xx coops xx

cebelica said...

Your card is gorgeous. I love this cute little teddy. Hugs! xx

Pauline C said...

Adorable card Jane - this is my favourite LotV Christmas image, and love how you have used it. Happy 5th birthday to PTW - thanks for the chance to win such fabulous prizes !! :-)
pauline x

Carole of Brum said...

Oh so cute! I love that gingham bow too and the way it picks up the gingham pattern in the mats.

Crafteresa said...

wow, such a cute image and I love that holly paper, A fabulous card! happy 5th birthday Papertake!
hugs Craffteresa xx

Susie Little said...

Your teddy is so adorable I want to just squeeze him! Thank you for the hop! xx

Theresa said...

Love this stamp from LOTV and you have done him proud in your card..great colors, papers and coloring. Happy 5th Birthday to Papertake!

Sashika Taylor said...

This is such a lovely card. I really like the papers that you have chosen.

Dorothy S said...

Your guy is so cute - fab coloring.

sue w. said...

Gorgeous teddy and fab papers and love the gingham ribbon.
Hugs Sue W.

Sarahshandmadecardsx said...

A gorgeous Christmas card. I love the cute image and your big gingham bow.

Hugs Sarahxx

Melanie said...

Your card is absolutely fantastic!!!

Greetings from Germany,
Melanie

Simone said...

Happy Birthday to all you PTW girls! You did a great job Jane! This card is just gorgeous!
Hugs, Simone

Gail said...

Very cute bear card! This hop is wonderful as well - have a great week!
http://ilikepaper01.blogspot.com/

Lynne in NI said...

OMGosh, what a cutie! Your colouring is absolutely fabulous and I love your pretty DP too!

Handgathered said...

Cute Christmas Bear card. Did you add the snow with Pearl pen? Very much an improvement over just the stamed snow. Clever.
xo Anni

Meital said...

sweet card! TFS!

MagsB said...

Wow, what fabulous colouring on cute James the Bear! A lovely Christmas card!

love Mags B x

Sharron aka Sharrahug said...

What a darling card!!!!!
Huggies ~
Sharron♥

Rhonda Helm said...

just stunning and lovely. he looks like he is winking at us. so cute.

Jenny said...

Such a cutie, love your colouring. Jen x

Liselot said...

What a beautiful card, lovely coloring!
Congrats on the 5th birthday!
Liselot

paperpapier said...

such a beautiful card..! so cute!

Marianne said...

Lovely card Jane. Love the design and PPs you've just and your colouring is fabulous.

gail said...

what a lovely sweet card. Gail x

mags said...

A stunning card. That image is so cute. Happy Birthday to Papertake.
Mags
x

Suze said...

What a gorgeous image. Love the holly backing paper you have used too.

Karen H said...

How sweet is this card?! :o) The stamp is precious and i love how you've colored him up. The festive papers are lovely, especially together. :o) (I'm crazy about that ribbon, too!) Beautiful project! :o)

Hugs and blessings!

Leikkaan Mervi said...

Congrats, lovely card, beautiful colouring;-))m

Faye said...

This is just THE cutest. X

Lisa Jane said...

oh how sweet is this and the papers are just perfect
Lisa x

Jac said...

fabulous card, love your choice of papers and the stunning bow, thanks for the chance of winning

Victoria said...

lovely card thank you so much for the opportunity to win x

Whisper said...

Fabby bear and i'm so loving those papers and fabby gingham ribbon too, Luv Sam x

Jackie said...

Beautiful card. Happy birthday PTW :)

Cazzy said...

Nope I was in the right place, wrong post, love the bear card.

Cazzy x

Gibmiss said...

Hello jane
Fabulous bear card .... Beautiful...
Hugs Sylvie xxx

Sarah said...

Gorgeous card, love your colour combo and layout, that bear is too cute!,hugs, Sarah x

Renae said...

Great Christmas Card!

Grenouille Greetings said...

A beautifully coloured teddy on a beautifully made card! Happy Birthday to PTW! Hugs, Lesley

Loz ♥ said...

oooh, isn't he just gorgeous! love the holly DP x

Mei said...

LOVE the image you used! The teddy is so cute! And i love how you added dimension with the snow! Thank you for sharing!

Shannon83k said...

WOW!! Great card!

Jane said...

Another stunning card, love the colours and papers. Off hopping. Jane x