Saturday, February 8, 2014

Happy Birthday JT!!



Hey,

Hope you are all having a good Saturday so far.

I thought I would enter a challenge and wish my good friend and Craft Buddy JT a very Happy Birthday!! I would imagine right now she is running around doing stuff, as she is having a party - waaah I want to be there.

The other evening I was trawling through my stamps and I came across a really pretty tree - part of the Birdsong collection by Papermania.

I don't know why, but I thought that Color Throwdown might have some colours to help me bring it to life!

Guess what? They did..the colour scheme this week #278 is perfect for the tree and for Valentine's Day cards.


I coloured the tree using Promarkers and used a mix of the Pistachio, Pink and Red to colour the flowers and the birds. I used the Crumb Cake for the tree itself.

Originally I just had the green strip of paper between the sentiment and the image, but it felt flat and then I saw a scrap of pink ribbon on my desk...throw in a Candi and voila! Perfect!

This little beauty is going on the pile for my work VDay card sale on Monday!

Have a superb weekend everyone.

Cx

6 comments:

  1. Ah this is fab, what a great card, Love it, Hope you have a great weekend, Love Hazelxox

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  2. Love this card, a gorgeous stamp and beautifully coloured Carole Z X

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  3. What a sweet card! Love that tree image and the pretty colors on it. Thanks for playing along with us at The Color Throwdown.

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  4. The colors are perfect for your sweet Valentine scene! Thanks for joining us at Color Throwdown this week!

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  5. Adorable card!! Love your tree! I'm sure your friend will love it!! Thxs for joining us at CTD!!

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