Friday, 11 September 2009

A Teddy for Paige - Please help!

As some of you may already be aware, my Whimsy team mate Erin is asking for some help. Not for herself, but for her 13 year old neighbour, Paige. Unfortunately, Paige has recently been seriously injured in an awful boating accident and has had to have part of her arm amputated. Whilst doctors are battling to save the rest of her arm, they are unsure at this stage exactly how much they can do. You can read Paige's story here.

Being the lovely lady that she is, Erin really wants to help the family and so is offering some amazing candy to one lucky crafter. All you have to do to enter is to make and send a card to Paige. Not only that, but Erin has asked our fab Whimsy boss Denise to get involved too. Denise and her hubby got right on to the case and created the gorgeous teddy above. 'Teddy for Paige' is now available from the Whimsy shop for the bargain price of $3 and ALL proceeds will go to Paige and her family.

As this card is for a very special person, I decided it was definately worthy of my new Cosmo Cricket papers! I love these babies and haven't stopped stroking them since they dropped on to my doormat last week!

Goodie List........
Digi Stamp: A Teddy for Paige from Whimsy.
Sentiment: 'Sassy Sentiments' by MFT.
Paper: 'Earth Love' by Cosmo Cricket
Cardstock: Bazzill 'Kraft'.
Ink & Colour: Memento (Tuxedo Black) & Copic markers.
Tools: Nestabilities.

I really hope you are able to support this incredibly worthy cause.
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Tab said...

Oh I just love your sweet card, the colours and image are fabulous! Such a fab cause too!
Have a fab weekend!
Hugs Tab xxx

Julie said...

A very sweet card Stacey, beautiful colours and colouring.

debby4000 said...

Beautiful cute bear, perfect reason to cut into those fab new papers.

~amy~ said...

darling teddy bear image...she looks adorable teamed up with your formerly hoarded new cosmo cricket!

Hege-Annie Simonsen said...

A touching story.. got the lust to create a card and send over.

Your colouring is perfect, and I adore your simple cards - this is really a sweet one! :)

Hugs from Hege - who's had a looong blogger and hobby vacation!

Erin... said...

Stacey this is just gorgeous!!!! The papers are amazing as is your coloring!! Thanks so much for helping me spread the word about this fabulous digi and Paige!!

Patricia Garcia said...

Awesome card and everyone should help, so sad to hear this.


~Denise Lynn~ said...

Beautiful card Stacey! I love how you've used this image. Fab accents and papers too. :)

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

WOW!! Stacey, this is just precious!! Love your pretty paper combo!! :)HUGS

Rach said...

Hiya sweetie, your card is gorgeous, fantastically coloured... hugs rachxx

Michelle said...

What a lovely cause Stacey, I love the stamp and your card is beautiful, I love those papers xx

Nicole Bailey said...

oh what an adorable card...and you colored him in so perfectly!

Sam said...

Such a cute card Stacey, Erin will love it. I can see why you have been stroking those papers, they are gorgeous.
Sam x

Sarah said...

A really sweet card Stacey and for such a worthwhile cause. Great colouring and lovely papers.
xx :0)

raindropecho said...

Gorgeous - she will love it! You've done a fantastic job on this card :)

Sharon said...

Paige is sure to love this one. I love the way you've coloured the bear with the light coming from the top. Brilliant card.
Sharon xx