Hope House Home for Boys

The cards that I sell here in Chapala and Ajijic, Mexico benefit the dental program for the boys at Hope House in the nearby village of Ixlahuacan. There are close to 30 boys at the home and many of them come to the home having received no dental treatment. If you live here at Lakeside and would like to order a quality, hand crafted card for a special occasion and help me contribute to this worthy cause, please e-mail me at bettyinchapala@yahoo.com Card price is 50 pesos; the entire sales price is donated to Hope House.

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Thursday, January 20, 2011

Deck the Halls

I have one more Christmas card made, my friends!! The sketch is from Christmas Card Challenges, Week #7 (see sketch below) and the color combo is from Just Us Girls 67 to use aqua, coral, and green. The pine tree branch is from Flourishes, All That Glitters and the digital stamp is from MelJens Designs -- one of the images I won recently! The background was done with a Cuttlebug embossing folder, one of the Winter Wonderland set.
It's colder today and we've got a drizzling rain; someone's supposed to come look at the house this afternoon; hope the weather doesn't deter them!



Olga said...

Love your card and congrats on winning the stamp! Hope all goes well with your house!!

Andrea M said...

So pretty! Congrats on winning that fab image! Great use of the challenge colors! Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls!! We hope you'll join us again next week!

Janice M said...

Very pretty Betty! I like that sketch!

Selma said...

This is a very pretty card Betty. Congrats on your win.

Kristin Bueter said...

This is so pretty! Love how your little branch peeks out over your circle layer. You sure put your new stamp and our colors to great use!

Thanks for playing along with Just Us Girls this week!

StephC said...

Very nice! Love your take on this weeks sketch. So glad you joined us for this weeks CCC!

The Other Patti Sue said...

Congrats on your win GF! Love your card, great combo of sketch and colors! Hope your house thing goes well!