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I started this blog in April 2012 so I could join Challenges. I am now on some design teams. I hope you like my cards. I started stamping in 1995 but my cards are still mostly cute.
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Tuesday, 6 August 2013

Happy birthday card

I found a new challenge site
Challenge 180 is create a birthday themed project with a number on it
Everyone who enters will receive a lovely Sassy Designs image Boom Box Sassy for free.  Come on over and join the challenge and also the blog hop.
I made this card today.
Embossed purple card with Cuttlebug cup cakes embossing folder and layered onto black card.  Printed Birthday Cake Sassy onto white card plus the number 19 and coloured with markers.  Layered her onto blue card and then the purple card.  Printed out Create with TLC image Happy Birthday to you, coloured with markers and layered onto purple card.
It is my eldest grand daughter's birthday is on 20 August and her favourite colours are purple, blue and black, which is why I have make this card in these colours.

I  am also going to put this card into 613 Avenue Create challenge Anything goes with a sentiment
Just for fun's first challenge Anything goes 

I also added it to the link on Make it Monday


Elaine’s Card Crafting said...

Lovely card, especially for a fan of purple! lol Thanks for joining our first challenge at "Just For Fun!"

Elaine xx

Doreen said...

Beautiful card,love the image. Thanks for sharing with us at Just for

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Elaine

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Doreen

Manderly said...

Beautifully colored, Margaret! I really love this! Quite talented you are! xxxooo

loz said...

Fabulous card and coloring. Visiting from MIM for a look..Loz

Regan said...

Fabulous card! Purple is also my favorite! Love the embossed cupcakes! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Manderly

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Loz

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Regan

Alyx said...

This is so beautiful Margaret! Love the purples.

Charlene said...

Great card I love the colors you used and the embossing sure adds to your card.I seen your card on the Make it Monday challenge and thought I would take a closer look. Nicely done.

Anonymous said...

Lovely card, my fav colour :) thanks for joining us at JFF, good luck with your entry, DT Mandz xox

Karen Willis said...

Great card and love the colour combination you've used. Thanks for joining us over at Just For Fun Karen DT member xx

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Lexie

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Charlene

Granmargaret said...

Thank you.

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Karen

maureenjscott said...

This is gorgeous! love your colouring! Thanks for joining us at Just For Fun Challenge Blog. Mo xxx

Chana Malkah said...

Wonderful project! Thanks for dropping this off by our house at 613 Avenue Create! We look forward to your next visit.
Chana, Owner

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Maureen

Granmargaret said...

Thank you Chana