Saturday, February 8, 2014

2.8 Birthday Wishes

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Hello there! I want to pop in real quick to share a card I made for my Mom's upcoming birthday. Ta-da!:


Here's the inside:

This card was assembled rather quickly, except for having to color the heart rhinestones to match. (Tip: To get all matchy-matchy, use your alcohol markers to color clear rhinestones.) I think that actually took the longest to do! I received happy mail today from Paper Smooches, so I used the new stamps and dies I got.

I got lucky and thought ahead to combine challenges. (It doesn't happen often with me.) The sketch is Dahlhouse Designs Wanna Sketch #12:


Colors are based on Colour Me #6 - Monochromatic using wisteria and white:


Since I used Paper Smooches stamps and dies, I'll also enter this in the soon to be not current Sparks Challenge - Anything Goes:


I love it when a plan comes together. Or rather, challenges. HA! Thanks for stopping by! Stay crafty my friends!

Chris
Supplies
Stamps: Paper Smooches - Happy Birthday
Ink: Memento - Tuxedo Black
CS: Darice (white); Bazzill (wisteria)
Accessories: Grand Calibur; Paper Smooches - Flowers dies; Recollections - rhinestones; Spectrum Noir HB3 marker
Adhesives: SA by 3L - MyStik permanent, 3D foam squares; Glue Dots


15 comments:

  1. I love your sparkly wisteria hearts, Chris! Mom is gonna love it and it's perfect for the challenges! Enjoy the weekend! Hugs, Darnell

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  2. Bea.utiful!!! Loving all the bling and go you for making it all matchy-matchy! hehe. LOVE you take on wanna sketch sweet girl, thank you so much for playing along.

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  3. This is a "blinged" out masterpiece!!! Just gorgeous :) Thanks so much for sharing with us at Colour Me...! We sure hope to see you back again soon!!!

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  4. Love it, so simple so beautiful, Mom's going to love it. Great when all the ducks line up. I am very fond of monochromatic cards.

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  5. Lovely card. I am pretty sure your mom will love and treasure it! Thanks for sharing your creation with us at PS Sparks!!

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  6. Love it. Such a pretty card. Great interpretation.

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  7. Awesome possum! And happy soon to be birthday to your momma!!!
    Love the coloured bling!!

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  8. Awwww! After the snark of your anti-valentine, a perfectly sweet card for your mom, what could be better! So pretty, and nice work on the challenge-combining. ;)

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  9. Very pretty! Thank you for joining us at Colour Me...!

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  10. Lovely card for your Mom, especially with all those gems! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Colour Me...!

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  11. LOVE all the sparkle! And your mom is going to love how sweet that sentiment is :)

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