Thursday, 8 November 2012

Be Yourself card

Hi crafty friends, I am sorry I've been out of action on my blog for a week but I was away for a few days at a wedding (interstate) and then of course trying to catch up with everything, it takes a while and yet I was itching to start cardmaking again! I have my Auntie's 60th Birthday today so we're about to go out for lunch shortly, so I made her this card using a Doodle Pantry digi. I don't have my camera at the moment so I must apologise for the blurry photo, it was taken on my Iphone. Unfortunately I won't be able to take a better one as I'm giving it to her today.

FWAB used:
Elise flourish and flower, Jack black vine leaves
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I made this card with the following challenges in mind:

Bearly Mine - Anything goes
Card Crafters Circle - Patterned papers
CMC Copic - Twist of orange
The Cutie Pie - Distressing your cards
Desert Islands Crafts - Itinerary - Sentiment, ribbon, patterned paper
Digistamps 4 Joy - Bingo - No pumpkins, no die cuts, no brads, no embossing)
Divas By Design - Let's get cute!
Doodle Pantry - Use a Doodle Pantry image
Dream Valley - Glitter and bling (orange bird is glittery, hard to see in photo)
Hiding in my Craft room - You pick fave colour combo (orange, blue, black)
Inky Impressions - Birthdays
Jellypark Friends - Back to nature (birds on branch)
Lexi's Creations - Special Birthday
Mad for Markers - Use Y and/or YR copics (Y17 claws, YR15 & 16 for bird)
My Mum's craft shop - Sentiments
Natalie & Amy - Colour me happy (fave colours)
Papelitos stamps - Anything goes
Paper Pretties - 2 or more circles (clock and number)
Penny's Challenges - Lots of layers
Pile it on - Make it sparkle (bird sparkles)
The Ribbon Girl - Add sparkle (the orange bird is sparkly, sorry photo not great)
Shelly's Images - Roll 'em - Flowers, bling, digi
The Squirrel & the Fox - Flowers, hats or horses
Stamp n Doodle - Use a digi
Stampin' for the weekend - Anything goes
Sweet Stampin' - All that glitters (bird sparkles)
The Pink Elephant - Favourite colouring medium (copics)
Through the craft room door - Anything goes

Thank you so much for viewing my card and any lovely comments you might leave, I love reading them but please don't feel obliged, I just love seeing that crafty people have dropped in!
XOX Lucy

30 comments:

  1. gorgeous card, love the bright colours and that sweet image!
    Kim x

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  2. This is a gorgeous card!! Love the cute little birds image! Thankd for joining our challenge at DICC !!

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  3. I love the image! The flowers and colors are wonderful together! She's going to love your card!


    Thanks for playing with us @ Stamp N Doodle! Have a blessed day!

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  4. Your card is simply adorable! Your Auntie loved it, I am sure! I love your image, flowers and colors. Thanks so much for joining us for this month's Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge.

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  5. Oh my goodness, what an adorable card!! I certainly do love those birdies! And what gorgeous embellishments you used. Stunning, absolutely stunning. Thanks for joining us at the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge.

    Linda

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  6. What a sweet and fun image, and the sentiment you've used goes so well with the image! Lovely decoarted card and such nice colors too.

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  7. Beautiful colours. Great design and attention to detail. Thanks for sharing your talent with DS4J. Good luck. Hugs Desíre  {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}  {Doing Life - my personal blog}

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  8. this is a wonderful creation! Thank you so much for entering it in our challenge at Stampin for the Weekend and good luck!

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  9. Super cute and very beautiful card.
    Thanks for join us at Digistamps4Joy.

    Greetings karin DT member

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  10. OMGoodness, Lucy, your aunt will love this--it is adorable! :^) Love the fun image, cute sentiment, great design, colors, and embellishments! Thank you for sharing this with us at TTCRD. Hope to see you again next week!:^)
    Hugs, Penny

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  11. Hello,
    very cute card. I love yours embellishments. Thank you for joining us to Dream Valley challenges.
    Hugs!
    Nathalie

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  12. Fabulous Birthday card for your Aunt, I love the bright vivid colours and the wonderful flowers. She loved it I'm sure! Thanks for joining us at the DPDC#29!

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  13. brilliant card and fantastic image and sentiment love the bright colours too
    carol x

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  14. Beautiful card!! That is such a fun image! I love the flowers and all your embellies!!
    Thanks for playing along with us at DPDC29!!!

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  15. Really cute card and great image! :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  16. Beautiful card!!! You just make the best cards, Lucy! :D

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  17. Hi Lucy, another fabulous card. Such a sweet image and your bling / sparkle is wonderful.

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin.

    Sarah

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  18. Hi. What a lovely card for your Auntie. I am sure she willa bsolutely love it. So bright and colourful.
    Thanks for sharing at Lexi's Creations.
    Love Sandra xxx

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  19. Lovely card - your Aunt will really like it - thanks for joining in with the Ribbon Girl challenge, Mary G x

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  20. This is a beautiful card and thanks for joining in with our challenge this week at MMCS. Hope to see you again
    x catherine

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  21. LOVE this card, the colour pop off the card and the image is just darling!! Thanks for joining us at Hiding in my Craft Room
    Cheers Jennie DTM
    Jenscrapstoo

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  22. Your card is so pretty. Thank you for joining us at Inky Impressions. Good luck.

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  23. Great card and lovely colours.
    Thank you for joining us at Shelly's Images.
    Greetings, Marianne

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  24. Adorable!!! Thanks for joining us at DICC. :)

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  25. What a cute birthday card and love the message, great colors. Thanks for joining us at DPDC29

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  26. Lovely birthday card!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant this week!!

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  27. Hi Lucy, so nice to see you again at The Squirrel and The Fox. This is just wonderful, I love the sentiment and your colours are fab. Thank you for sharing with us!
    Tracey
    x

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  28. Hi Lucy this certainly is a cute card! I love all your layers and details and I think Auntie Shirley is gonna love this!!
    Thanks for playing along with the Diva's this week and good luck in the challenge
    Hugs Laurie x

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  29. What a wonderful card! I just love the embellishments and layout! Your coloring is fantastic! Thanks for playing along with Doodle Pantry challenge #29!

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  30. Such a sweet card, love the cute image and your embellies in black, they really stand out.
    Thanks for sharing it with us at Natalie & Amy's
    hugs
    Donna xx

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Thank you for leaving me a message, I love the feedback and it's very sweet of you to take the time out of your day to contact me. XOX Lucy