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Sunday, 8 September 2013

Pretty in pink birthday card

Good evening bloggers.

How is your Sunday been so far? 

Mine has been quiet. Both my boys have been out all day, so took the dog for a walk, did housework and I'm so nervous about tomorrow decided to make a large birthday card to take my mind of it. 

Image was already coloured, coloured her in last week with my pro markers. 
I used 2 A4 piece of cards to create a large card.  Instructions here:  Large card tutorial
I matted and layered four squares to attach to the card front.  






Used some off white/peachy lace to Matt the digi stamp onto with a framed sizzix die.   Then used some more peach lace to wrap around it.  Spellbinders does we're used for the gate, row of paper flowers and sentiment plus pink flowers were from my stash. Butterflies are Martha Stewart does and used gold heart peel offs for the corners. 




Enjoyed making this card and I adore the colours.  Well I know I said is be away this weekend from my blog but just can't stop crafting.  Lol

Won't be crafting tomorrow though but will pop along your blogs and share my love. 

Have a wonderful evening. 
Take care all
Hugs
Sharon xx 

I'd like to enter this card into these challenges please: 

Lisa somerville blog  To die for

Digitally sweet challenges  Anything goes 


Sister act card challenges  Anything goes 

Stampin for the weekend blog  Colours of summer

Stuck on us sketches blog  Die cut- Gates 

CCeestampers blog  Birthday cards 

Cute card thursday blog  Pretty in pink 

Seize the birthday blog  Birthday card- anything goes 

Allsorts challenge blog  Butterflies

Catch the bug blog  Anything goes 


20 comments:

Betty Boo! said...

Great layers! Thank you for joining us at Simply Steampunk Challenges!

Betty

tilly's crafts said...

love all the layers and details. hope all goes well tomorrow
Kim x

Sue - bearhouse said...

Beautiful card Sharon. I love the image, pretty colours and and such gorgeous detailing.
hugs Sue xx

Desire Fourie said...

Absolutely gorgeous. Love the ornate gates.
Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

Hazel said...


Love how you have used the layers, pretty colours. Good luck for tomorrow.

Hazel xxx

Corysnana1 said...

What a beautiful image. THe layered look you created is lovely. Thanks for linking your card up with us at the Sister Act Challenge Blog this week.
Cathy xx

Marie-Louise said...

Great card Sharon. Really lovely.

Brenda said...

What a beautiful large card! I love your image and the way you colored it, the gate is just lovely and looks so awesome with the digi, love the layered look and the beautiful soft colors! Thanks for joining us at SOUS.-)

Stamping With Bibiana said...

so romantic card and the gate and the girl are fantastic
good luck in the challenges
bibiana

OttawaMom said...

Very pretty colours and the colouring on your image is amazing! Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

Emily Shroom said...

Loads of gorgeous layers on this card, thanks for joining us at Simply Steampunk Challenges!

brenda said...

Great use of the delicate die Sharon and altogether a lovely card.

Thanks so much for sharing with us at Allsorts challenge this week.

B x

Jenny L said...

Hi Sharon,
beautiful card. Love all the wonderful details. Such pretty papers used. Great design too.
I do hope all went well with your hospital appointment today. I hope you are not too sore from the needle.
Sending bug hugs your way if your feeling rough.
Not got round to doing the measurements for the box and card yet as been gardening and I am not feeling too good tonight. Promise I will send it soon.
Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

DonnaMundinger said...

Oh what fabulous layers! Your card is just gorgeous! Thanks so much for playing with us at Simply Steampunk. xxD

Jodene said...

This is a very pretty card Sharon! Thanks for playing along with us at Seize The Birthday :)

DistinctiveLMNts said...

Your layering of DP and die cuts is fabulous! Thanks for joining us at Simply Steampunk challenges.
Lisa

Leah (*BeeCherryLady*) said...

Another to share with us! Great!
What a lovely, romantic project! With
the lace and another great gate die!
Too pretty!

~Leah

Min said...

What a Fabulous creation!
Thanks so much for playin’ along with us this week for the Catch The Bug Anything Goes Challenge with Bugaboo Stamps!
Be sure to check out The Bug Blog for our newest Indian Summer challenge beginning today! We hope you’ll play along!
Hugs & Happy Days!
~Min: Bugaboo Asst DT Coordinator
Kaymin Kreations

Kim said...

This is GORGEOUS! Love the colors and coloring. Thanks for sharing with us at SOUS!
~Kim

Tracey said...

Gorgeous card....love all the lace, it so pretty! Thanks for sharing it with us at SOUS!