Monday, 25 November 2013

Happy birthday, Jacqui!

It is my sister Jacqui's birthday tomorrow, and I've already made her one card, but that's for my parents to give to her!  I was stumped for ideas this morning, so I went to my notebook where I keep a list of current challenges in blogland that I hope to find time to participate in.  I chose 2 today - Freshly Made Sketches #113, and Keep It Simple #27 Color Combo.

 I used a Hero Arts Happy Birthday from "Essential Messages", Lawn Fawn "Quinn's ABC" stamps and dies, and the flower and leaves are from a discontinued Stampin' Up set.
The Copics I used are B00, B05, BG10, BG18, R32, RV09 and BV17.  I finished with a touch of clear  Wink of Stella.
http://freshlymadesketches.blogspot.com.au/2013/11/freshly-made-sketches-113.html
http://kis-challenge.blogspot.com.au/2013/11/kis-27-color-combo-its-celebration.htmlhttp://kis-challenge.blogspot.com.au/2013/11/kis-27-color-combo-its-celebration.html


Thanks for visiting, have a great day (especially Jacqui!)

8 comments:

  1. Oh wow this is so gorgeous! I love your take on this weeks sketch - your sister is going to love this card! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches this week!

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  2. Beautiful card, Michelle! Your sister will love this!!
    c

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  3. This is sooo pretty! I love how you popped up the letters and gave everything a bit of sparkle! Thanks for joining us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  4. Beautiful card...love the blending. What white card stock do you use for your alcohol markers? jeandonny2000 at hotmail dot com

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    1. Hi - for this card, I just used a pre-cut card base, which is White Knight 280gsm - it works really well with alcohol markers. The letters are cut from PaperTrey Ink white cardstock, which is also fabulous with alcohol markers.

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  5. Perfectly CAS, love how you used the challenge colours. Hugs Bev x

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  6. Just beautiful!! Love these big letters with the slight shimmer!!
    Rosi x

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  7. Such a great CAS card love it. Thank you for joining keep it simple.

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