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Thursday, 12 November 2009

Birthday card for my friend.

Hi all,
Just one of two quick posts tonight.  This is a card I have made for a friend at work.  She is one of those people who is always starting a diet but never quite makes it past lunchtime!!!  I love her to pieces.  Happy Birthday Carol!

The image I have used is from Mo's Digital Pencil - as soon as I saw it I knew it would fit for Carol!!  I have coloured it in using a technique I have acquired after seeing a tutorial on Janet's blog over at Pink Gems - thanks Janet, I will be using this technique alot.  She used Distress Inks and a water brush and I hope you will agree it is very effective!  Pop on over to Pink Gem and have a look - very clever.

The red DP is from a Hot off the Press Cardmaker's Creative Pad - Classic and the flock effect paper is from Laura Ashley.  The flower I have made myself using my two flower punches using holographic paper and red card.  The buttons are from my stash.  The tag is one I made myself and the sentiment printed on it is a birthday sentiment from Paula at Pollycraft.  The ribbon is again from my craft stash.
So the challenges this fits are as follows:
CRAFT Challenge - 1 tag, 1 sentiment and 1 ribbon
My time to Craft - Tags so much
Paperplay Challenge- 2 patterned papers, 1 ribbon and 3 buttons
Sketch and Stash - Sketch number 23 and my stash is my distress inks, neglected but with new found love and life.

17 comments:

  1. The image is so cute, and I love the colors and details in this fabulous card! Thanks for playing along with us at PaperPlay this week!

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  2. Lovely card, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge and good luck!

    Jo.

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  3. Oh this did make me laugh. What a fantastic iamge and I love the colours you have chosen

    Hugs Ali x

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  4. Great card, great colours and great sentiment. Love it.

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  5. What a fabulous card Dawn and such a cute image!
    Thanks for joining in with Sketch & Stash.

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  6. Great card, love that image he is so cute. Thanks for joining in the challenge at MTTC this week.

    Pat xx

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  7. Great card Dawn, lovely image! Thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge xx

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  8. aaww how cute - thanks for joining in MTTC challenge x

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  9. what a cutie love it thanks for joing us at MTTC hugs x

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  10. Hi Dawn lovely card thank you so much for joining in with the challenge your blog is fab!!! I am now a follwer please feel free to do the same.

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  11. Thanks for playing along at C.R.A.F.T. this week with your fab project for our recipe challenge! Cheers Claire x

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  12. Gorgeous card, love the image.
    Thanks for joining us at Paper Play
    hugs Mandy xx

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  13. Lovely card, I really love that image! Thanks for joining us at CRAFT and good luck!

    Rose x

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  14. Super card Chuck!
    Thank you for coming over to play at C.R.A.F.T!
    Hugs,
    Eiglas
    x

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  15. I just love Mo's images and you have coloured it beautifully. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT challenge this week, you've made a gorgeous card. Good luck in the draw.
    Suzi x

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  16. Gorgeous card Dawn ,, I love this image and the papers ae lovely :-)

    Thanks for joining the Sketch and Stash Challenge :-)
    Luv
    Lols x x x

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  17. gorgeous card Dawn love the cute mouse thanks for joining us at sketch and stash hugs Jill xx

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