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Wednesday, 23 May 2012

Penny Black summer sunshine celebrations

So love this image, makes me think of Summer time and the olympic torch now, not birthdays lol.
I have made this card for my mums birthday that is in june. I have coloured using a mixutre of promarkers, SU markers and pen. I have used my freebie stamp for the happy birthday and some of my freebie papers, (for the flowers and bunting). The matt card is papermania and I have faux stitched.

I crunched the flowers but didn't make them wet this time. Affixed using a brad.

The bunting is such fun in the dotty pattern and the celebrate is a die cut from the same paper pack.
Look at the sunshine, what am i doing indoors, must finish fast as have more washing to hang out, the washing machine can't keep up with how quick it is drying. long may it last!!!

Challenges
Penny Black @ Allsorts - London Celebrates
Crafters companion monthly challenge - Here comes summer
Stamp & Create - May Challenge - For the ladies
osaat - anything goes
Papertake weekly - True colours (national flag, red white and blue for my)
crafts and me - flowers
Creative inspirations - anything goes

Thanks for looking,
Heidi x


20 comments:

Sandra H said...

Wow Heidi, this is just so beautiful the layout and image are just so gorgeous and all the embellis:)x

Lalo said...

CUTE!!! Love the flowers too!!!

brenda said...

Your card is just lovely Heidi, such a fabulous take on the theme and all so beautifully embellished with the bunting and fab flower.

Thanks so much for joining our London Celebrations at Penny Black and More this month.

B x

Shirley said...

this is such a pretty and striking card Heidi.The colouring on your image works so well with all your embellishments and papers. I love the crown banners and your crumpled, layered flowers. This is such a fun celebratory card and is perfect for our challenge at penny Black and More this month.
Thank you for sharing your card with us and good luck in our prize draw.

Shirley

coops said...

stunning card heidi.i love the patriotic colours and theme and the image is fab.
thanks for joining in our birthday challenge this week at PFP :D

xx coops xx

Hazel said...

Lovely cheerful card in bright colours. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT. I had quite a job leaving a comment and it might be because of your moving objects. Hazel x

Ellie said...

What a sweet card Heidi! Super adorable image and such wonderful details!
So glad you joined us this month at penny black and more! Good luck!

Pam Leng said...

Wow this is beautiful card I love the colours and embellishments

Thanks for joining us on the Crafters Companion challenge this month

Pam x

Mrs A. said...

Such a fun card. Love all the colourful elements. Just right for a jubilee celebration. Happy birthday Wishes to your Mum for June. Hugs Mrs a

Copse said...

Fab card, love the colours and the bunting, I love bunting :) thanks for joining us this week.. Kaz SSDS

Andie's Space said...

Hi heidi,
This looks wonderful. Fab image & I love your card design. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
Hugs,
Andie xx

CG said...

Such a lovely card! Thank you for joining us at OSAAT for our Anything Goes challenge! Best, CG

Dora said...

Heidi, this is gorgeous, love the colour combo you chose.. so popular at the moment too .. trying to say some hellos today :D xxx

Lisa aka Myran said...

Such a sweet card! Lovely to have you with us at Papertake Weekly :)

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Heidi, what a gorgeous card. I love the image and colour scheme you've used. Thanks for joining us at PFP. Hugs, Denise x

Gina said...

Great card, love the bunting you have done,
Thank you for joining us at PFP this week
Gina xx

xxxtglxxx said...

Love your patriotic card - it looks amazing! :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

A wonderful card, love your patriotic palette. Thanks for joining the CC Monthly Challenge for May.

Wendy -x-

jenny said...

Missed this one Heidi! Looks fabulous in the red, white and blue :) Love the bunting and flowers too x

Jenny xx

susiestacey said...

Fantastic card, love the bold colours. Thank you for joining in the fun at Penny Black and More @ Allsorts and good luck x Susan x