Thursday, March 8, 2012

Birthday wishes with CPS #255

I was asked to make a birthday card for an elderly lady (95!) and this is one of the options. I usually provide 2 to 3 cards for a client to choose from for commissioned cards.
 This is also my entry for CPS Sketch #255 (see below).
Stamps used:
Faithful Florals (GinaK Designs)
Fanciful Tags (GKD)

Inks used:
Tsukineko Brilliance "Pearlescent Poppy"
Tim Holtz "Peeled Paint"
Memento Tuxedo Black

Other materials & tools:
Spellbinders Rose Creations die
Letack Craft Punch (corner & border punch)
We R Memory Keepers brads
Designer paper: Docraft Creativity magazine (V&A museum edition 2010)
Tim Holtz Kraft-core (dark burgundy color)
DP for flowers: Me & My Big Ideas (one of my favorite papers and just started cutting into my last sheet ):)
GinaK Designs 80lb pure luxury white card stock (for stamping panel)
Ribbon: The Ribbon Collection ( )
Tonic paper cutter

I'd like to play along with:


  1. Oh! Your card is wonderful! I am glad that she shared with us! I wish you success!
    Happy March 8th - International Women's Day!

  2. Gorgeous...hope you'll join me this week at 52 Card Pickup!

  3. What a gorgeous card you have made for this challenge. Thank you for taking part in the Aud Sentiments Challenge this fortnight and I wish you the best of luck in the draw. Best wishes, Kym (Aud Sentiments Design Team Member) xxx


Snowboard Santa

I was looking for a cool image for a teenager and found this gem at Mo's Digital Pencil: