Friday, October 7, 2011

Linking Up for Pink

I'll be the first to admit that I've become a bit jaded when it comes to Pink for Breast Cancer Awareness, as I'm not sure how many mammograms I have to have until everything I purchase stops coming in Pink packaging, but it's worth it if one person gets the treatment they need. Breast Cancer has of course touched my life: my grandmother had a mastectomy, a coworker has treatments every morning before coming to work, and many other people close to me have battled it and other such illnesses. I can't even begin to imagine their courage.

So, in that spirit, I made a Pink card for the Link Up for Pink blog party hosted by Celeste, Gaby, and Yolie. For layout & image ideas, I looked to this week's Deconstructed Sketch, sponsored by Tiddly Inks. The sentiment is a freebie from Create with TLC. Thanks for the inspiration, ladies!
I'm going to take the suggestion at Link Up for Pink and send my card to the PA Breast Cancer Coalition

Friends are always giving me a hard time for not putting a label on my cards, so I made one for this card. Not only does it have links to this blog and Link Up for Pink, it has a QR-Code that will take you to this post. Hi there!


You can generate your own QR-Code here. Thanks for checking out my card, and many healthful wishes!

13 comments:

Anne-Marie said...

Lovely, happy card....I would have been cheered and delighted to receive this when I was battling breast cancer, so please don't start to feel jaded by PINK....ha!
Not been around much to comment, but you'll know why if you've visited me recently, so it's a true pleasure to pop in and see what you've been up to....go girl!

Dawn said...

I love your card for the Link Up For Pink party!! It's so beautiful! Love the QR code on the back to such a good idea!
Can I also suggest you enter you card for the Think Pink Challenge over at Dude Time Doodles! It would fit the bill perfectly over there too!
Good Luck
Hugs
Dawn xx

Celeste said...

such a pretty card,... I love it... Thank you so much for joining us for Link Up for Pink... I love the idea of the QR code... So creative.

JustYolie said...

QR Code! How super creative! Your card is the cutest!!
Thank you for joining Link Up for Pink....plenty of time to link up another project!
Yolie
www.JustYolie.com

GabyCreates.com said...

I have created my own blog QR code too! Very pretty card!
Thanks for linking it up with us at LUFP!
~Gaby
www.gabycreates.com

Rose Petal said...

Hi. What a gorgeous, bright card. Love all the different papers and shades of Pink. So pretty. Happy crafting.
Love Sandra xxx

Hazel said...

Gorgeous card - love all the balloons - saw it on LIUP x

Jennifer Shults said...

This is fantastic! I love all the pink! Thanks so much for joining us for this week's Deconstructed Sketch!

Mette said...

This is a gorgeous card. Love the little puppies and all the balloons. Just FAB.

Hugs, Mette

Kristina said...

Very cute card, I like the upside down puppy lol!
Peace,
KristyLee

Lori Comeau said...

What a fun card. Love all the layering.
http://lorisartsyobsession.blogspot.com/

SiskiyouSue said...

What a cute card! It really made me smile.

craftykitten said...

Wow this is adorable. Love those fabby balloons, just beautiful. Thanks for sharing.
hugs
Dawn xx