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Friday, 13 May 2016

Gus's Birthday


Good morning everyone and welcome to my blog.  Today I'm sharing a card with you which I made recently for one of my eldest nephews who turned 50 yes 50.  I was the youngest of seven children and this is my brothers son who is 20 years older than me, so I might be Paul's Aunty but we are of similar age and grew up together.  Both of his son's are older than my two boys but again all of very similar ages 20, 16,15,14 our younger two bys have 4 months between them.

Today I'm entering this card in the following challenges:

Colouring with Copics and Using different embellishments

Card Recipe:

1. Base: Kraft Card
2. Coloured Card: Kaisercraft Card Navy and Kraft Card
3. Design Papers: Double Sided Pavlova Papers

4. Image: Gus's Birthday by Bugaboo Digital Stamps
5. Colour Medium: Copics, Black embossing pen, gold and silver gel pens.
6. Sentiment: Created on the computer by myself.

7. Embellishments: Burlap and Bow, Fancy Tag used sideways, screw brads from my stash.

7. Bow and Screw brad.

8. Inside my card: Celebrate your day and clock unknown source.

9. Tools Used

10.  Dies Used

11. The finish touch to the back of my card.

Take care everyone, wishing you all a wonderful weekend and happy crafting.


Sheryl said...

I really love this card. Your design and papers compliment the beautifully coloured image perfectly.
So glad you dropped it onto the front porch at 613 Avenue Create this week.
Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

Amy Rohl said...

What a fun(ny) card, inside and out! LOVE the shiny balloons and that burlap!

KraftyKoolKat said...

Awesome Kathie, I love these Bugaboo images they make me smile. Love the colours and your fab layout. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at OMCFC.
Cathy DT Member

Rebecca Wong said...

Beautiful piece of card. Love the great layout and the color combination.
Thanks for sharing in Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope to see you again.
Rebecca, DT

Lisa Lynn said...

Kathie, I'm sure that Paul will love this amazing creation!

NanaConnie said...

This is fantastic, Kathie! It brought a smile to my face. Great sentiment. Thanks so much for joining in our challenge at Open-Minded Crafting Fun this month and good luck in the draw.

Brenda said...

Kathie, I'm so glad you shared this with us at the Little Red Wagon Challenge. This car brought a smile to my face. The image, the elements the coloring all work together to for a great card!

Beate Rauer said...

Great card,you make me smile. Thanks for joining us at cards and more and good luck. Hugs,Beate

Barbara Bruder said...

This card is a hoot. I love it. HB to Paul!!!Thanks so much for entering your lovely card into our 'Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow' challenge at Craft-Dee BowZ this month. I look forward to seeing what you create for our next challenge. Hugs, Barbara