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Wednesday, 28 July 2010


"Woo Hoo Flying High"

Well hello everyone here it is another Wednesday is here again well it's the end of July and in our house hold that means it's my son's birthday and he's counting down the days. Yes my baby is turning 9 on Friday where have those years gone it only feels like yesterday he was born and I was changing and feeding him. No party this year just a few of his friends and the family going to the movies and having a meal out.

We have another wonderful week in store for you and Design Team have made some amazing cards. I wonder sometimes where all their creative juices come from???

Here's a photo of my card where I have used Foam Pop Dots so that you can see the image up and sitting above the card not flat.

Card Recipe:

Card: White SU card base. Paper: is Rosie's Studio's and Craft Creations. Colour card green, pink, mauve, orange and blue Bazzill Basics. Image: Woo Hoo from Shirleys2Girls. Colour Medium: Copic Markers, White, Silver, Green, Orange and Blue Gel Pens and Embossing Pens. Tools: Cuttlebug, Spellbinders Nestabilities Squares, Circle and Classic Scalloped Circle. Pop Dots and Glue Dots. Embellishments: Ribbons, Silver Stars, Silver and Blue Gems from my stash.

We have another wonderful sketch this week from our very talented Arlana. I was so excited when I saw the sketch and then my image, I really had to think in the shower what I was going to do. I was so happy how my card turned out as I was wanting it to be fun and bright.

Sketch #60

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So grab a cuppa and join us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and have a look at what our fantastic Design Team came up with this week.

I do hope everyone has a wonderful week and I can't wait to see all of your cards.



Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Love it!! The image is so cute and I love how you added the skinny ribbon! So bright and fun - who wouldn't enjoy receiving this great card?!?!

Deanne :)

The Stamper's Touch said...

Hi Kathie! Your card definitely is fun and bright! I love it! Love your papers and embellies!!! Have a great week!


mulberry station said...

Kathie, your card is just too cute. I love the different colored circles that look like more balloons. Your colors are so bright and fun! Your background paper looks like the sky....And, the ribbon sets the whole card off! You colored up your image perfectly. Beautiful work!

Simple and Sweet said...

Kathie, your card is just too cute! You did a perfect job on your coloring, especially on the balloons! I also love that you made each circle a different color! Love it!

mulberry station said...

Kathie, I would love to show you how to make the handmade flowers. I will try to get something together this weekend. Hopelfully, I will be caught up with things so I can.

Jeannie said...

Wheee....so fun and colorful and I love the fun silver stars!

Peace & Luv,

JR Creations said...

Oh wow Kathie I love it! The balloons look so shiny! I love it! Happy Birthday to your little man! How did the game turn out? Are the All Blacks still the champions of rugby??

Jacki Randolph said...

Oh Kathie, I just love your card!! Such a fun image and your papers are just perfect with it. I love how you added the ribbons to your layout, just the perfect touch with the fun sketch.

sweetbloominscraps said...

Oh Kathie, I couldn't hardly wait to see what you would do with this image! I love the added ribbons, jewels and stars. Your circles are so fun...the look like they could be balloon too! Woo Hoo! Great job! Happy Birthday to your son! My baby just turned 21! Hard to believe! Enjoy the moments!

Kelly said...

Kids sure grow up fast, everytime my kids have a birthday it means I'm getting older too! This image is just too cute, everything about it pops. What a fun card! Happy Birthday to your son!

Genevieve said...

Hi Kathie! Another gorgeous card this week. The balloons are fab they look real & I love the shiny stars too!

Melissa Craig said...

Kathie your card made me feel happy. We used the same image and I like yours so much better with all the colors!! I'm still ready to fly away.

mckinkle said...

Youve made a gorgeous card for the sketch, I gave in, it was too difficult for me :( Hopefully next time though!

Keryn x