Monday, 9 January 2012

A 'vroom, vroom' birthday card for Edward

This card is for Edward, whose birthday is on 14th January. I've said previously on here that Edward is Len's great-nephew, and a very special young man:
I wanted something brightly coloured and some recent freebie papers fitted the bill!

I used:

- 6" x 6" square white card stock

- LOTV pre-coloured Cute Squares image

- purpley/blue Core-dinations card

- papers from 'Travel Lite' Memory Keepers paper pack - free with Simply Cards and Papercraft

- sentiment from Elzybells, stamped using Brilliance 'Starlite Black' ink pad

- card candi - in red, amber and green - like traffic lights :)

That's today's offering, and a much shorter post than yesterday's was :))

Di
x

15 comments:

  1. I bet Edward will be thrilled to bits with his card Di. :-)
    A x

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  2. How cute is the little boy on the card - you sent me one and I used it on a card for a young man too. I'm really missing crafting, but will be doing bits and pieces here and there. Have fun with the snippets key!!

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  3. Brilliant card Di. Love the bright colours. xxx

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  4. That backing paper is lovely! Great for a freebie! Love the card Di xx
    Ps. I have bought my promarkers and might be interested in that fine tip you were talking about? I tried colouring an image and the slimmer tip was just not slim enough for the fine detail on the image. Have you still got some left? I will happily give you something for them. Feel free to email me at bubblesljb@hotmail.com. Thankyou! Xx

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  5. Hi Di

    Lovely card always a problem for male cards but this fits the bill I am sure he will be thrilled with it.

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  6. aww he's SO cute! Fab card.

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  7. Fabulous card Di, I love the bright zingy colours and fab image.

    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  8. am loving the bright colours! I have just made 4 birthday cards, but my computer upstairs where I upload the photos isn't working so you will have to wait a while to see my creations!! lol...xx

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  9. Hi Di, Edward will love your card its amazing! gorgeous background papers and your colouring Di is stunning:) Sandra H

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  10. This is really cute! M x

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  11. I can certainly say that I love this image as I used it on my youngest Grandson's card. Love the papers you have chosen to go with it. Great card.

    Kath x

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  12. Super card, Di. Those free papers are proving to be a great hit with a lot of bloggers and the LOTV cute squares are so cute too. Elizabeth x

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  13. Oh he will love this! This is super cute!

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  14. What a great card Di! I always struggle a bit with masculine cards so your inspiration is so much appreciated!

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  15. Love this card, need to work out how to cut these images now I have seen this card. Perfect card for a guy. Hugs, Amanda x

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