Wednesday, August 8, 2012

Its time for the CWC I Feel the Love Project

Hello everyone it is time for Madison's I Feel The Love project for Cooking with Cricut this week. 
Here is a little about the August Recipient.
As written by Karen, the best friend of Olivia's mom-- Olivia is a 9-year-old with a sparkling heart, in need of extra love and encouragement. My lifelong friend is her mother, who lost her battle to cancer in 2011. Facing this new reality has been extremely hard for her. As valiantly as our beloved Erika fought cancer, with that same strength is Olivia doing all she can to end this disease. Soon after her passing, at only 8 years old Olivia founded Kids Involved in Cancer Research with a fierce drive to raise awareness and money for colon and lung cancer research. With her KICR walkathon for this year taking place this past weekend, a box of IFTL love will be such an encouragement. She is so brave, possessing the same inspiring strength I saw in Erika, and I would give anything to take away her pain. Madison's ministry gives us the privilege of delivering sunshine to Olivia's heart. Our happy cards will bring a smile to her beautiful face as she fights her own battle of dealing with the loss of her mom. It will mean so much to her to see that there are people thinking of her, who took the time to make a fun little card especially for her. Every card will be a blessing, engulfing her with healing love and light.
So here is my card for Olivia.
 
I used the Cricut Cart Sweet Treats page 32 to make the tall sundae cutting at 9 inches.
The stamps are from  Yummy Puns by Joy's Stamps.  
Ribbon from Joanns.
I also used my Drippy Goo MS punch and the Cuttlebug Divine Swirl embossing folder.  
The whip cream is made with a pearl pen and sparklies
Then Red Stickles for the cherry on top.  
Here is the inside with a little piece of leftover ribbon on the corner.
I hope you will join us this week for the challenge and create a card for Olivia.  Not only will it make her feel special to get all these lovely cards but make you feel special to participate and share your creativeness with others.  You have a week to link up your project at CWC.  Happy Craftin!


8 comments:

  1. What a sweet card Suzanne! I'm sure this will help to brighten Olivia's day. You know how much I love the tall cards and this one is perfectly sweet!

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  2. Adorably sweet card, Suzanne! Tall cards are fun to create and this one is fantastic!

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  3. Suzanne,

    This is just about the best looking Sundae ever. Your details are amazing. I love the way you did the whipped cream, sparkling cherry, embossed ice cream and the perfect sentiment! I just know Oliva is ring to love this.

    Charlotte

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  4. Suzanne, this is just the sweetest card! I never think to make tall cards. I love this. Love the embossing and the colors. Olivia will love it too. Thank you so much once again for all that you do. You continue to be a blessing to this project!!
    ~Madison

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  5. Suzanne, this is absolutely gorgeous! Don't you love how beautiful ice cream cards can be?! :o) I am the Karen who shared Olivia's story and it means the world to me that you made a card especially for her. It is gorgeous inside and out! The embossing, little stars, sweet buttons.. everything is exquisite. Olivia will love this, too! Thank you with all of my heart. :o)

    Hugs and blessings!
    http://kaleidoscopicsparkles.blogspot.com

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  6. Hi Suzanne, Thankyou so much for letting me know about my layout being featured at Fantabulous Cricut...what an honour, and a huge surprise. Thankyou!
    Your card is Beautiful, love all the embossing and the colours. Thankyou for sharing the story too!

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  7. What a deliciously yummy card. How fun to get this tall, sweet card. Love the way you used the drippy goo punch.
    Hugs,
    Larelyn

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  8. This is such a fun card, Suzanne! The embossed ice cream looks fabulous! And how kind of you to make this for Olivia.

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