Friday, February 1, 2013

Sunshine and Butterflies!

Hi Friends,

Ok, maybe some of the mild temperatures have got me dreaming of the spring and that was the inspiration for this week's card along with this week's challenge theme, 'Inspired by Birthstones'.  My birthday is in November and my birthstone is Topaz, which is a yellowish orange stone.

The birthstone for November is the
Found in places such as Brazil, Nigeria and Sri Lanka, the Topaz comes in a variety of colours. Probably the most widely known are light blue and tawny-yellow but there are several other colours of topaz too. It's associated with constancy, loyalty, faithfulness and friendship.

 Be sure to stop by the Outlawz and play this week in our Copic Challenge Group!  Just in case you are wondering the colour of your birthstone, you can refer to the chart below.


  Our very own Carla is offering a $15 gift certificate from Mo's Digital Pencil for one randomly-chosen participant in our February challenges! 

I can't wait to see what you come up with this week!  Thanks so much for stopping by!!


  1. Darlene, this is beautiful! Love the colors you selected, along with your pretty papers & die cuts! Love your coloring of that sweet image, too! :^)
    Hugs, Penny

  2. oh so sweet!! i love the colours on her darlene and those papers are stunning :) beautiful workl!

  3. Love the colours on this, so pretty! Love the fancy circle frame too - gorgeous card :)

  4. Love those colors together. You did a beautiful job on this darling card.

  5. Beautiful, Darlene! I have one grand-daughter born in November and another in February. Maybe I can do something to combine those two birthstone colors. :-)


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