Monday, March 23, 2015

On Time Birthday Card



I crafted a card for my niece...FINALLY, a birthday card that might make it ON TIME this year.




I'm still getting used to 2015...that's my story and I'm sticking to it guys... ;)







When I lay these colors down...all I saw was Japanese and the 70s/80s.


It had me missing my Grandma...I'm actually struggling to recall her faint accent now...I remember she had a really cute one. ;).


I reached for my Sister Stamps that my sister sent me from Hawaii
 (yes, my literal sister sends me sister stamps...I just got that!!!).


 This cutie patootie, (since my niece is a cutie patootie) seemed to be handing over a gift.


I was pretty satisfied with the colors already achieved by the strips so I stopped while ahead and left the image alone.


Besides, she might want to color her!


(That's this cardmaker's way of saying she's not confident in her coloring skills,  HA!)





http://colorthrowdown.blogspot.com/2015/03/color-throwdown-334.html


Ok, enough chatterboxing so that I can actually get this in the mail and meet a birthday on time.


Don't hold your breath; I still have to buy the gift card.


Speaking of gift cards, one of the cards I purchased over Christmas wasn't activated....keep those receipts guys.

Human error is going to happen with humans.


It just happens.


blessings friends~


stamps: Sister Stamps Mei Li, BoBunny Remind Me Clearly Calendar
paper: American Crafts Amy Tangerine Plus One, BoBunny Zip-A-Dee-Doodle,Bazzill,Georgia Pacific White
ink: Versafine Onyx
die: Papertrey Ink Photo Finish Strips Die




5 comments:

  1. Darling card! Thanks for joining us again for the Throwdown!

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  2. Love the black and white image with the colored border!, so glad you joined us at CTD!!

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  3. This is so cute! I'm horrible at getting birthday cards out in time.

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  4. Adorable! Your niece will love this. Thanks for joining us at the Color Throwdown!

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  5. Another sweet card Marlena. Love the cute image. That orange paper is awesome! Hope your card will make it on time. :) Thank you for playing along with us at The Color Throwdown.

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