8 April 2010

DT ...A Gem of a Challenge #3.. Special Birthday

Thanks for all the lovely entries for our last chall.
you really enjoyed the sketch.  I am the host for April
A Gem of a Challenge #3  we would like you to
make something to celebrate a SPECIAL BIRTHDAY
1st. 13th..18th..21st..40th etc.you get the idea the reason
for this theme it's my 60th..B/day 9th (Fri)..
I get my bus pass &&&& a gov. pension..woweee..
 Here's my creation I used Birthday Milly...  image
now available in digi HERE she is such a cutie & perfect
for a girlie birthday..

As you can see its an easel card, the image
has been coloured with Prismas & copics/markers..
Iv'e decoupaged & glitterd the birthday cake, matt &
mounted onto foam pads & blossom nestie shapes..
glitter has been applied to Millys pocket too.. Iv'e used
the gorgeous pad of card I got from Harrogate, theres no name
but it has a lovely lustre the camera has just about picked up..

Iv'e used the double heart MS border punch..across the
bottom & a Fiskars heart corner punch on main panel.
The greeting is comp. generated with the help of my
greeting card factory programe for the circle part..
I glitterd the number one..all the flowers are
from wild orchid crafts..lace from stash..
Some challenges for this card are....

Stamp Something...  Pink something..
One Stitch at a time chall.   Anything goes
Stempeltraume 25  Just girls..
My Time to Craft 86..  On the Spot..
Pile it on..13...  Easel card
Cooking it up with Katie chall.#14... 
New (DP's& Punches) Old. (Lace) Sweet (image & colours) 
Cute Card Thursday 107..Mono mania..

Thanks for stopping by cant wait to see what creations
you make & please hop over to see the gorgeous cards
the rest of the talented DT have created.


Lizzy xx said...

WOW WOW WOW! Christine this is just soooooo beautiful ~ luv your colour choice & image... fab colouring ~ ace layout too hun xx lizzy xx

Fern said...

Wow Christine, what a stunning card, love the papers they have the most gorgeous sheen and those flowers are beautiful x
Your card is in the post so it should reach you on your birthday x

Fern xx


Hi Christine
A gorgeous card,
hugs Dianne xx

Kat said...

This is gorgeous Christine. The image is so sweet and the DP is lovely. Beautiful girly card.

Kat x

Nannieflash said...

Oh Christine this is absolutely stunning, that colour scheme is beautiful and youve really created a gorgeous and fabulous card with Janets Stamp.
I also want to thank you so much for the lovely card that arrived this morning its gorgeous and I will treasure it, bless you my love. With love and huge hugs Shirleyxxxxxx

Peggy said...

This card is so cute! I love what you have done. Thanks for joining us at Stamp Dreams.

Jennifer said...

Wow this is super cute! I love it! xx Jenny xx http://myinkyhands-jennifer.blogspot.com/

Sarah said...

Thank you for joining us over at OSAAT, beautiful easel card, love your detail and image too, hope to see you again on Sunday for our next challenge, Good Luck
Sarah DT

Diane J said...

You have made such a sweet card, its gorgeous.
Diane x

Janet said...

This is just gorgeous Christine.....love it!! Just posted your card so hope it arrives in time! xx

pinky said...

This is proper eye candy Christine, I love all the pinks. Beautiful.

kay said...

totally stunning,x

Liz said...

Thank you Christine for joining in our anything goes challenge at OSAAT with this lovely project


Sharon said...

This is beautiful Christine. I love the sparkly icing on her cake and the flowers look fabulous.

Jackie said...

Oh this is such a pretty card, very girly :o)

Di said...

This is so pretty Christine i just looovve that heart punch and your flowers etc beautiful!
Hugs Di xxxx
p.s i have a Dt call if your interested. x

carol said...

beautiful card, have a lovely Birthday tomorrow ...enjoy x carol

MauMau88 said...

Wow, this card is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Dreams.

Hugs, Inken

Mandy said...

Hi Christine,
This is soo pretty..I love the layout and the papers are gorgeous...
Mandy xx

Sue said...

Hi Christine
aww gorgeous card beautiful papers & layout, luv the embelies,sue,x

Nannieflash said...

Dont be to excited over the pension and bus pass, mind wasnt as big as I expected seven years ago, but maybe youll get a better deal than me.
I didnt realise it was your birthday till just now, and Ive popped a BC in the post for you but it might not arrive till Saturday, so Have a wonderful Day Christine, with love and hugs Shirleyxxx

Chrissie said...

This is absolutely stunning Christine, the shade of pink is lovely and all the detail is simply beautiful.
Thanks so much for joining in with the challenge at OSCC this week!

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LINDA said...

OH MY This is simply stunning.. Love everything about this one.. Just GORGEOUS!!!
Hugs, Linda

Cheryl said...

this is really gorjus,love the image and great detail too thanks so much for joining us at OSAAT,love hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

sam said...

beautiful sweet card! love the tag with the 1 in it! thanks for joining us at PIO!

debby4000 said...

Oh WOW Christine this is so gorgeous.
Happy Birthday.

Sandra (soleil) said...

So sweet and beautiful, I love your card!

Thanks for joining us this week at StempelTräume.

Hugs, Sandra

Jennifer said...

I just wanted to add...Happy Birthday!!!!! xx Jenny xx http://myinkyhands-jennifer.blogspot.com/

Helen said...

Happy Birthday Christine - hope you have a fabulous day!
Your card is sooo pretty...perfect for a little girl! :0)
Helen x

pinky said...

HAPPY 60TH BIRTHDAY CHRISTINE. Hope you are having a lovely day, and being spoiled rotten.

Chrissie said...

I had a senior moment Christine, I meant to say MTTC not OSCC. Your card is so fabby, couldn't resist a second look!

Katie said...

It's a gorgeous card, I especially love the borders.
Thanks for Piling It On this week :) and remember to go and link it at the Cooking blog (not there yet! LOL)

Julie said...

Such a lovely card.Happy Birthday!Hope you recieved lots of handcrafted cards for your birthday,Julie x

sam said...

Wow what a lovely card. Loving the colours and the image that you have used. Thanks for joining us here at OSAAT and i hope you'll pop back on Sunday to check out the winners and our next challenge.
Sam x

Crafteezee said...

Oh my that is soooooo sweet. Thanks for sharing it with us at Cooking It Up With Katie. Hugs Tracy x

Andrea M said...

Such a gorgeous card!!! Great job and thanks for piling it on with us!

scrappyjan said...

oh Christine this is beautiful!!! Love the pink!!!
Wanted to stop by and thank you for entering my candy..
happy weekend to you.. hugs, Janiel

stitchy said...

What a beautiful card, I love how you colored and of course love the image...thank you for sharing your talent with us at OSAAT, good luck

stitchy xx

Sande said...

That is a perfect card for 1 year old! So beautiful!

Thanks for joining us this week at StempelTräume!

Hugs, Sande

Susan's crafty chaos said...

Fab creation, and thanks for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at OSAAT. Don't forget to check back tomorrow to see who won and find out all about our next challenge :)
Good luck!

Donna aka Lil Diva said...

Good luck with the challenge at OSSAT this week hunni..Love Donna aka Lil Diva Stamps

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Beautiful - perfection in pink! I really love all the gingham and dots! Wonderful work with the punches too. Great job on the easel card challenge. So happy you could play along with us this week at Pile it On!

Susie Sugar said...

OMG this is so lovely....beautiful, cute and pretty I love it
Hugs Susie xx

Dalis said...

Congrats on winning the TOP 3 Scoops this week w/ your wonderful card!

-- dalis
Pile It On Challenge Owner