Saturday, 15 May 2010

40th birthday card


I've done it again - started a card for Just Cute Bears 'multifold' challenge and missed the deadline, oops! Oh well, I needed to make this one anyway. I got the idea for the fold from Kerry's blog. Apologies for all the photos, but it was a bit tricky getting a decent pic of this one.

I've used a new and fabulous image from Di's Digi Downloads, available here - just when I think the images can't get any better or cuter, Di draws something even more gorgeous! I've coloured the image with promarkers, papers are Papermania with Papermill cardstock. The numbers were a free template from imag-e-nation, printed onto cardstock and then covered with matching paper. Sentiment label cut with a nellie snellen die, letter tiles are Doodlebug, blue fibres from my stash.


I'm entering my card for the following challenges:

34 comments:

  1. Fantastic card! luv the cute image & fab colour combo xx Lizzy xx

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  2. wow what a brilliant card Lisa...perfect colouring and the image is fab
    Mina xxx

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  3. oh i have a 50th male b-day next weekend AND he's a golfer too! this is absolutely spectacular! i love everything about it! i'll be smiling all day just remembering it!

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  4. wow this is fantastic lisa, love the card shape and fab image.your colouring is amazing and i love the colours and layout.fab buttons.luv coops.xxx

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  5. Fab card, very cute image :o)
    Jackie xx

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  6. What a lovely image and you have coloured it so well! :)
    I have JUST yesterday made three stepped cards, something I have never tried, and I really enjoyed them. I hope to get them on my blog soon.

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  7. what a fantastic card, good luck with all the challenges x

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  8. Fantastic card Lisa.great colouring,lovely bright card and such a neat job of cutting the numbers, good luck. Di.

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  9. What a fantastic card Lisa ! I love the fold and your papers are fantastic ! Great colouring of the image too ! Smiles from Catherine

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  10. Wow this is one of the most perfect male cards Ive seen in a while!

    I saw that image and he did appeal and its now on my wishlist thanks to your fab card!

    Keryn x

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  11. Hole-in-One babes! Stunning card, love all the folds. Yours papers are fabulous and that image is so so cute! Amazing colouring, it just screams fun at you. Brilliant. Hugs, Sxxxx

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  12. Wow what a lovely card, i love the folding on this and that adorable image. Looks like my hubby playing golf, but maybe a little thinner!! thank you for joining in with the Creative cottage challenge this week Linda x

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  13. Fab card Lisa, that image is just so cute. I might have to buy it, my son is 11 soon, and he is golf mad. Sue x

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  14. Hi Lisa
    wow hun what a brill card, i luv it, awesome colouring, luv the design & papers, sue,x

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  15. OMG this is spectacular!Your colouring is perfect and love the papers. I am so going to have to pinch this idea for my Father in Laws birthday! Love it, good luck with all the challenges
    Linds xx

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  16. Perfect male card Lisa. I love that image and these papers are just perfect with it. Pity you missed the deadline for Just Cute Bears it would have been ideal for that challenge.

    Kat xx

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  17. Hi Lisa,

    Fab card hun I love the colour combo and your colouring is wow.. Thanks for the mention :)

    Kerry x

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  18. Stunning card - love the image. Jeanette

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  19. Lisa this is utterly adorable, fantastic male card. Your colouring is perfect. Thank you for joining us at OSCC this week good luck in the draw.
    Suzi x

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  20. This is a GREAT card, love the colors, the fold and the wonderfully colored image. Thanks for joining us at KL Stampin N Scrappin for Risa's Animal-Riffic challenge

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  21. ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC! I {heart} everything about your design! The image, the coloring, the theme, the folds - just wonderful! Thanks for joining us this week at KLSNS :)

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  22. I do love a concertinba card! You have done a fabulous job with this! Thanks for joining us at the creative cottage challenge this wk Hugs Rebekah x

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  23. I just love this card and image, so sweet. I think i might have to treat myself to some of these for the design team cards on Just Cute Bears.
    Hugs Sonia xx

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  24. What an absolutely stunning & perfect male card!

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  25. Awww this is precious! I just love that image! Thanks for playing with us at KL Stampin N Scrappin! :) Hugs!

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  26. Fabulous card, superb colouring and perfect for our challenge!
    Thanks for joining us on OSCC this week!
    Chrissie

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  27. Super cute card! I love the layout and your coloring is outstanding! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something this week-hope to see you back soon!

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  28. a gorgeous card and such a cute image. shame you missed our deadline on Just Cute Bears, but thanks for joining us at CCT this week.
    hugs, annie x

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  29. Super cute and FUN too! thanks for playing at KLSNS

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  30. Wow! You blew me away with this card!!! It's awesome. I love everything about it. Thanks for joining us this week at the OCC.

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  31. so fabulous!! love the layout! Thanks for sharing it with us at Stamp Something!

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  32. This is a fantastic card, and your colouring is amazing!

    Thanks for playing along at One Stop Craft Challenge.

    Maggie
    x

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  33. Your blog is awesome. You ave some really cute cards. Stop by and visit me sometime.
    Norma
    http://www.mysanityspot.blogspot.com

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