Sunday 22 April 2012

Happy Earth Day!

Hello everyone, i hope you are all OK.
Every year on April 22nd people all over the world celebrate Earth Day.
Earth Day is all about doing as much as possible to protect the environment.
I have made an ATC to celebrate Earth Day and last year when I was doing some
school work about Earth Day I found this poem and I would like to share it with you.

I am the Earth, and the Earth is me.
Each blade of grass, each honey tree,
Each bit of mud and stick and stone
is blood and muscle, skin and bone.
And just as I need every bit
of me to make my body fit,
so Earth needs grass and stone and tree
and things that grow here, naturally.
That's why we celebrate this day,
that's why across the world we say:
As long as life is dear, is free,
I am the Earth and the Earth is me.
By Jane Yolen

Thank you for reading my blog today, i will be visiting you all later!
Love from Rebecca 
cloud card
spotty card
die cut tree
punched flowers
die cuts/punches at Craft your passion
punches/dies at Lexi's Creations
green gorgeous garden at Cooking it up with Katie
anything but a card at Divas by design
anything but a card Penny's paper craft
Earth day at Wicked Wednesday



  1. What a lovely poem and fabulous ATC, Rebecca. I love the way the leaves come off the sides of the card, so cool. Thank you for joining us at Wicked Wednesdays again! :)

  2. Hi Rebecca! Thanks for joining in at Divas by Design, this is fab! Laura x

  3. Lovely card. Like the flowers in the tree.
    Thank you for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
    LG Michelle

  4. Awww....what a lovely poem and your tree looks fantastic.
    Diane xx

  5. Hi Rebecca your card is lovely love the off the page technique you have used. The poem is lovely hope you had a Happy Earth Day xx

  6. sweet card - thank so much for playing with craftyourpassionchallenges - hugs Joanna

  7. Oh I love this Rebecca! it's a fab design and layout! Love the gorgeous tree and the wee flowers with pearl centres. It's a really beautiful card and perfect for Earth Day!
    I love the poem too! :-))
    Love Sue xx

  8. Happy Earth Day Rebecca! What a wonderful way to celebrate the day and thanks for joining us at Wicked Wednesday this week. The poem is wonderful...thanks so much for sharing with us!

  9. Hi Rebecca, thanks for coming by my blog and leaving the lovely comments at the weekend - it's very kind of you.

    Wonderful ATC and a lovely poem. Great idea to have the branches of the tree coming off the edge of your ATC, gives a great feeling of depth.

    Hope you have a good week.


    PS - I read in your post below that you have 5 brothers!! Bet that must be a pain sometimes!!!!

  10. Well done Rebecca this is a fab card and I love the poem, well done Hugs Elaine

  11. Rebecca aged 9 this is a gorgeous ATC for our Earth Day challenge at Wicked Wednesday!! And I love your poem!

  12. Hi Rebecca, Love the card sweetie and the tree and poem is wonderful.
    sorry your favourite got voted out of Idol.
    Sending you hugs
    Mau xx

  13. Hi Rebecca - I love this ATC, especially the way the leaves of the tree go off the edges of the card ... great idea! Thanks for sharing the poem too.
    Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations for our current challenge - good luck! Helen x (DT)

  14. whata fabulous project - love the tree.
    Thanks for joining us at Divas this week's
    Lisa x

  15. This is a beautiful card, Rebecca! Well done!! Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations this time!

    DT Member
    Celestial Things

  16. wow this is fabulous Rebecca such a gorgeous design
    Mina xxx

  17. Hi there Rebecca, wow this ATC is fabulous, a great design and I love the pretty little flowers, very well placed...Lovely poem too, thanks for sharing sweetie

    hugs to you


  18. I love your Earth Day card Rebecca. Very nice and I am impressed that you know about Earth Day. Great job, joann sassy raggedy

  19. Hi Rebecca, I just saw your picture on your Mum's blog and had to stop and have a visit. I love your card and the poem too. Your certainly are a creative young lady. Have a wonderful week.

  20. Hi Rebecca, just called from your mums blog to see if you had been busy making anything new.
    happy crafting poppet.
    Mau x


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