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Tuesday, 30 July 2013

For a one year old's birthday

Hello lovely blog buddies,

Here is my card for an order - for a little boy's first birthday. It had to be flat as it is going to be sent overseas. Frankly I am not so impressed with with what I have made - it seems a bit too busy to me. The stamp is a clear one from Paper Mania picked up from Hobby Craft in London this summer at a super price. I have coloured it in with my new Prisma pencils and the shiny paper came from Merry all the way from Australia - thank you so much, I love it. The printed paper is fancy gift wrap, the star and baby hippo are from my stash of 3D stickers. The candle which you see in place of the letter I is a sticker from EK Success.


I will enter this card in the following challenges:
http://artisticinspirationschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ - celebrations
 http://craftybootschallenges.blogspot.com/ - animals
http://www.creativecreationschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/ - anything goes
http://getinkychallenge.blogspot.com/ - birthdays

Catch you later.

Love,

Monica

12 comments:

Flutterby Trina said...

fantastic card! Thanks for playing along with us at Creative Creations Challenges with our 'Anything Goes' challenge! Good Luck, remember you can enter upto three times and we have a DT call :) Hope to see you again soon xxx

The Crafty Laydee said...

Perfect card for a little one Monica-bright and colourful and that lovely little hippo is so cute :)
Nessa xx

jimlynn said...

Monica, I don't think it's too busy at all! Love all the bright and fun colors and so will this little boy it's going too. It's great!
Lynn

Rose Petal said...

Hi Monica. The little one will love all the bright colours, and I think it is just perfect. Love the Hippo, fabulous my friend.
Love Sandra xxx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Monica, I like the hippo, the cheerful colours and the stars.
Kevin xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Great 1st birthday card, I love the hippo, he is so cute.

Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Jean Straw said...

Lovely colourful card for a 1 year old. I love the happy birthday stamp.
Jean x

Laura said...

I really think the bright cheerful colors are perfect for a little child!! Not busy at all. Super adorable!! and the hippo is too cute!!

1CardCreator said...

What a sweet card, sure he will love it! Sorry I am running behind on my comments. ~Diane

Krafty Girl said...

Such a beautiful card and image, love the pretty colors. Thank you for joining us at Artistic this week. Abbie xx

Tonya said...

Your card is adorable! It's not to busy, especially for a 1 year old. Thanks for joining us at Get Inky!

Tonya
Get Inky! Challenge Blog

Merry said...

A wonderful cheery card. :-) I have just remembered that I rediscovered about 5 paper packs I had done up for the markets last year. When I find my desk again I will send them off to you so I can enjoy seeing what you come up with. :-)