Thursday, 18 September 2014

Happy Birthday Barbara

Good morning to all my lovely friend and  followers . Today is my friend Barbara's birthday and this is the card I have made to give her. It was my first decent attempt with Inktense pencils. I used on of the latest fairy release stamps from LOTV Flower Dance.

Card Recipe

7x7 blank card
Papers LOTV Timeless Victorian
Stamp flower Dance LOTV painted with Inktense pencils and  sprinkled with Frantage
Sentiment stamps LOTV Pretty Grunge Good Times
Birdcage covered in Blue Frantage from Craftwork Cards
Flowers Wild Orchid Craft and my stash
White seam binding ribbon Live and Love Crafts
Ruffle ribbon Boyes stores
Birdcage charm The hobby house
Pearl Hearts Dawn to Dusk Crafts
Pearl string and  heart pin from my stash
Sewing Machine and  white topstitch thread

I hope you are all enjoying a great week doing some really nice things and  lots of crafting.
 Happy Birthday Barbara have a Great Birthday Hugs Carole x

 I'm entering this into the ribbon girl challenge pretty pastels and LOTV September Challenge pretty Papers.


  1. Such a delightful image and a gorgeous card, love the little birdcage charm :o)
    Jakcie xx

  2. Oh wow this is so so precious!! Love the beautiful texture and your white monotone color! HUGS :)

  3. Really gorgeous card Carole! Love the gentle colours you've achieved on the sweet image and the overall soft palette of the card. The embellies are just lovely especially the birdcage with fran-tage and charm. I'm sure Barbara will adore this card. Debra x

  4. Gorgeous card, beautiful embellishments, your friend will love this card x

  5. Hi Carole, beautiful card for your friend, love this image, colours , embellishments and layout.

  6. Stunning card Carole, gorgeous embellishments and I love the layout your friend will adore this huggles Sue xx

  7. Such a beautiful card! Your embellishments are always so gorgeous and I absolutely love the birdcage! Beautiful colouring too.

  8. This is so pretty Carole! I love all the gorgeous embellishments! Really lovely papers and sweet fairy!
    Lucy x

  9. Wonderful card for a friend to receive. Very nicely done. - Jim

  10. What a beautiful card, Carole. Such lovely, soft colours!

    Thanks for joining our Lili of the Valley 'Pretty Papers' challenge!

    Good Luck!


    Erica x


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