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Friday, May 08, 2009

Cute Card Thursday - A happy card

The challenge at Cute card Thursday this week is to create a card to make someone happy.
Hello, I read that you do card challenges and I wondered if you would consider doing a challenge with a twist.

I run Post Pals, we feature seriously ill children (most have cancer or are going through transplants) and their siblings on our website www.postpals.co.uk and invite members of the public to log on from around the world and send a card to a child. The aim is to make the child smile, but we have found it also helps their self esteem and parents often open them with a child during a procedure to distract them.

At the moment we are helping 120 children but they aren't getting much post.

I was wondering if you would do a challenge, instead of people just scanning in their card for the theme but they actually make one for a Post Pal child and send it off.

I can't begin to tell you how much receiving a card means when your ill and isolated.

Thank you,

Vikki
There is also some lovely stamps from The Crafty Pad as a prize so check out the challenge over at Cute Card Thursday. I made this card for a boy. I will be going to check out the post pals website so I can send it to one of the children.

A little surprise

11 comments:

Anesha said...

Wonderful card and bet it will be loved when opened.
anesha

Deb said...

Fantastic card, I love the design, I am sure the child who receives this will love it! Many thanks for supporting Post Pals! Thank you for joining in the CCT challenge!
Debx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Pascale.

Hugs Riet.x

helen said...

aww hon this is sure gonna bring a smile to a little uns face its fabulous, everone needs a knight in shining armour sometimes... i know i do lol
hugs
helen x

Mel M. M. McCarthy said...

SO cool!!! I love how the door opens & the gorgeous texture you got! :O)

Dawn said...

Great design and what a lovely card to send to one of the children - with a wee hidden surprise behind the door!

Hugs
Dawn
xx

Nilla said...

Great card, this will put a big smile on a child, I guarantee! I will head over there right now! Have a great weekend, Pascale! hugs Nilla

bubblegum said...

Hi Pascale what a fabulous card for a boy -well done - they will just love it. I can imagine the wee boy opening it up and smiling when he see the knight. :)

xxDebbiexx

Post Pals said...

Thank you for sending a card and creating a smile for a Post Pal child :)

Best Wishes

Vikki
www.postpals.co.uk

Kim x said...

What a wonderful, surprise card Pascale. You will really make someone's day with this.
Kim x

Ellepiggo by Vanessa said...

Oh, what a wonderful card and lovely surprise. :) It will really cheer someone up. :)

Vanessa.