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Sunday, 12 September 2010

OSAAT charity rainbow challenge "for Cameron"

Hiya folks welcome to sunday! One Stitch At A Time has a very special challenge for you this week...We are challenging you to make a special
"Rainbow Themed" card - Anything goes type of challenge, but must have a rainbow or the colors of a rainbow in
your creation. The reason for this Rainbow challenge is in honor of a very special little guy named Cameron.
If you click on the here , you can read his story...


A little History and the reason for this Super Challenge this week...
A very very good friend of Stitchy's who is known in the digital world by the name "FUNKY" ,
has built a beautiful fundraiser blog for her grandson Cameron..He is autistic and Funky and her daughter
are striving to help Cameron..
Some of you may know Funky, she has been in the digital scrapping world for a very long time.
If you could find it in your heart to help Funky and her little guy out, it will not go unrewarded.
We know times are very hard for everyone right now, so if you can't give even a dollar or a pound, please don't feel bad, but please do go and read his story, he's quite a character lol..
Thank you in advance to all that take part in this very special challenge - have fun & good luck!!!

And another reason for me why this charity is also close to my heart .....

This is my nephew, Sam, my sisters little boy. Sam is 4 months younger than my eldest daughter but I see such a difference between the 2 of them as Sam suffers from autism too. Any awareness that can be raised about Autism is always good to help those who are affected by it.

My first card has been made using an image from her Stitchyness herself! Available in store, this one is called "bring it on". I have used papers from that fabby freebie site shabby princess with flowers from wild orchids all sparkled of course with swirls by Marianne creatables and frame by nellie snellen

My sentiment is SU marked with Marvy le plumes and the rainbow is part of the freebie digi kit.

I have used the sketch over at sweet sketch wednesday for this card and am also entering it into digital tuesdays dots and stripes challenge, stamp something are having a spots and stripes challenge too and fab and funkys whateva challenge.
Here is my 2nd card and I have used an image by Mizumedia one of our creators in store and have made the card using papers from the creative cottage rain or shine kit along with some twine and rainbow charm from stash and a computer printed sentiment

It is more a male orientated card so I have kept it simple. My image has been coloured with prismas and I have distressed the papers with Tim Holtz' finest!

I am entering this into City crafters challenge of one for the boys.
And what about the prizes this wk! ...
We have 10 GREAT PRIZES FOR 10 equally great WINNERS...and that is only at the main blog...
Prize #1 is all 5 of Stitchy Stamps New Release Stamps
Prize #2 is all 5 of Beary Dust's New Release Stamps
Prize #3 is a package from Craftbrulee
Prize #4 is a package from Rod & Carol At Hobbyhabitat
Prize #5 is a package from I Am Roses
Prize #6 is 3 New Release Stamps
Prize #7 is 3 New Release Stamps
Prize #8 is 3 New Release Stamps
Prize #9 is 3 New Release Stamps
Prize #10 is 2 New Release Paper Packs and A Sentiment Sheet
We will also have ONE kid WINNER....who will win ONE PRIZE of THE 3 NEW KIDS KORNER RELEASE STAMPS.
And did I say something about blog candy?!!! Well I do have a little candy up for grabs! I wanted to get some colour in my candy to go with the theme so here we have a book on monochromatic scrapbook layouts, multicolored chalks, A K&Co 6x6 DP book and a selection of colourful die cuts from the fabulous hobbyhabitat

To be eligible for the candy you must leave a comment here AND enter the challenge over at OSAAT this wk, I will draw the candy next sunday after the challenge has finished. You don't have to become a follower to be in with a chance but if you do thats ok too!
Thanks so so much for coming by and checking things out, pop along to the blog to see what the other DT have done and join in with our challenge for this worthy cause!
Hugs everyone!!

45 comments:

theCook said...

I don't really know if I'll have time to enter the challenge, but I'll try...

Josephine said...

Fabulous cards! The flowers are gorgeous, and that little rainbow charm is just perfect!

Lisa Jane said...

Brilliant cards - and such a wonderful charity
Lisa ;)

Liz said...

Hi Rebekah
Your work is fab always and these cards are great Thanks also for helping out when needed much appreciated

Liz xx

michele hileman said...

I love your work.

laney said...

Two fabulous cards Rebekah!!!
I can see how much autism awareness means to you and your family, Sam is such a handsome little guy!!
hugs
laney

Brenda Brown said...

Fabulous cards Rebekah, love how you have stamped the colours along the sentiment. What a great photo of Sam. Luv B xxx

Love crafts forever said...

Gorgeous cards Rebekah. Hugs, Nataliya.

Dawn said...

Fab cards as always rebekah. Love the candy too. x

sallysbitz said...

These are two lovely cards xx

Tammy said...

You did great with both! Thanks for sharing about Sam. Thanks for all you do for us at OSAAT too!

JAZZLINS DESIGNS said...

Good evening Rebekah, wow hunny you've been busy with gorgeous creations as always. I will be emailing you soon, hope you are well and the children are settling back into school okay. Big hugs Linda x

Kayla (Purple Panda Designs) said...

These both look great !

Margreet said...

you made two great cards following the rainbow theme, Rebekah!
xxx Margreet

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Both gorgeous hunnie, just love the sentiment on the first & the DP on the second..FAB!
hugs shell xx

Chocolate Orange said...

Two gorgeous cards Rebekah.I really love them both.
Love how the name 'stitchiness' is spreading LOL

Choccy xx

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Cute one for the boys, thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

The Stamper's Touch said...

Wowza, both of these cards are fabulous!! I love 'em! Thanks so much for joining us at SSW!

Linda

mulberry station said...

Wonderful, wonderful cards Rebekah! What a worthy cause. Beautiful work on your card for SSW. Love your take on the sketch. Thanks for joining us again this week.
Nancy SSW

Linda Robinson said...

Your card look wonderful.. Thanks for playing along with us at CCCB!

darling Ho said...

Special Image! Especially the 2nd card.
I also love the 2nd card's sentiment, it make me feel warm. :)

Sarah said...

Rebekah once again you amaze me. I really love you first card it is just awesome, the second one is great too, but the first is my fave. Great job!
xxx
Sarah

Ros said...

Lovely card ... Love the string with the charm on ... so clever Thanks for joining us at CCCB

flourgirl said...

Two gorgeous cards for such a special challenge. I love them both x

sweetbloominscraps said...

Darling cards and fun papers! Thanks for joining us at SSW!

uksharon said...

Nice cards - like the Stitchy one, she has some great stamps. Great blog.
Thanks for your comments - hoping to get around to seeing everyone's work. Enjoying OSAAT DT
Best wishes

Scrappy said...

Rebekah, these are FABULOUS! The sparkles are perfect on your first card and the unique tie on for the charm is fantastic on your scond card too! WOW! Really great job! :)

Carol Ann said...

Two great cards and so very different!
Carol Ann xx

Scrappy Scatty said...

Lovely cards and the flowers are beauties
xx

Kathie said...

I do love both of your card, great images and design papers. Thanks so much for joining us this week at SSW and good luck.
Kathie SSW

Simple and Sweet said...

What great cards! I love the colors and the DPs are awesome! What a great cause to support!
Thanks for joining us this week!
Erika - SSW

Cheryl Nelson said...

so cute and sweet! Thank you for joining us at CCCB!

Lindsey said...

Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Fab and Funky this week x

Genevieve said...

Fab cards Rebekah! Such a worthy cause. Thanks for joining us again this week @ SSW :)

Genevieve.

Toucan Scraps said...

those are both wonderful cards Rebekah, and bless little Sam.
My son is getting assessed in a few weeks.

JR Creations said...

Oh wow, they're both stunning, Love the colours and the images are so fun. Thanks for playing at SSW this week!

Jenny T.

Jacki Randolph said...

Beautiful cards!! Thanks for joining us at SSW this week.

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Just beautiful! My cousin has Autism and he just graduated from high school! My family was so proud of him! OSAAT is one of my favorite challenge and I entered this morning :)

Thanks so much for playing at SSW too.

Deanne :)

Jeannie said...

Great cards! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,
Jeannie

Marjo said...

Hi Rebekah,

Both of your cards are gorgeous! Gotta love little Ms Bring it on...and the rainbow charm is precious. I'm really lovin the polka dotted paper. This has been a wonderful and meaningful challenge. I have learned quite a bit about autism that I never knew. It is truly awesome to know that there is hope for a bighter future.

Good luck with the challenges, hugs Marjo

Linda said...

Your cards are really beautiful!! I especially like the little boy one with the rainbow charm.
I have a very close friend who has a son with autism so this hits close to home too.
Here is a link to my card.
http://cardchallengesandmore.blogspot.com/2010/09/birthday-cards-for-operation-write-home.html

Betty said...

2 wonderful cards love the layouts, the boy one is fab i like the string with the charm,a great touch,the girl image is wonderful and love the papers used.
A great challenge for a wondeful cause.
Hugs Betty x x

A.J. said...

They are both great cards for the OSAAT rainbow challenge.

Crafty Creations by AJ
Amanda

Annika said...

Hi there!

What really super cards and brilliantly coloured images!

Thank you for joining in our Stripes And Spots theme at Stamp Something this week and good luck!
Hugs
Annika

stitchy said...

Rebekah, I got lost in the shuffle somewhere and I ended up here lol...sorry I am so late to comment on both of these beautiful cards...looks like you have been so busy creating all these beautiful cards :)..you are so very talented...thank you for being such an asset to the team..Love your art

stitchy xoxox