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Thursday, February 17, 2011

A Birthday card for Ros

I made this side step card for a dear friend of mine who has turned 40. Although she didn't want to be reminded of it i just had to use the big 40 on the card. I am really happy with the way it turned out and it reminded her of herself when she was little.


I cut the numbers on  my cricut and embossed them with a cuttlebug folder that I also sanded back to reveal the core. I used copic markers to colour in the image.


Here is the recipe:

Stamp used: Gorjuss girls
Sentiment: Bizzy becs digi freebies
Papers & Leaf ribbon: From my stash
Punch: Martha Stewart
Butterfly & flowers: Hookedoncraft

I am entering this card into the following challenges:
Polly craft challenge - Challenge #80 special birthdays
One stitch at a time - Make it pretty
Craft your passion challenges - Challenge #45 use Pink

Please feel free to leave a comment as I would love to hear what you think







8 comments:

Margie said...

This is so pretty and girly! Love the dp you used on the 40!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Ah this is super, Thanks for joining in on the Birthday Celebrations on OSAAT. I am one of the DT with Candy so feel free to pop over and join in, Hazelx

paulssandy said...

WOW, this is just one lovely card! Thank you for joining us this week at Digital Tuesday Challenge.

Marjo said...

Gorgeous, thanks so much for joining our Birthday Bash at OSAAT.

Hugs, Marjo..Don't forget to check out my Birthday Comment Candy here

Hugs, Marjo

ona_i_ja said...

Karen, your card is gorgeous!
Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week and good luck!
Hugs
Agnieszka

Jo Davies said...

Gorgeous, beautiful work, fab detail....thanks so much for sharing with us at our Birthday Bash over at OSAAT...... Jo xxx

Debs said...

really beautiful creation, I love the colors and how the numbers pop, thanks so much for sharing with us at OSAAT this week, I have a little candy on my blog if you'd like to enter
Debs
xxx

Crafting Joanne said...

A beautiful card and great design with the 40.

Thanks for joining us for this weeks Special Birthdays challenge over at Pollycraft.

Hugs

Joanne xx