Sunday, January 23, 2011

Cake, candles and gifties.....

The challenge this week at Wee Memories is "Anything Goes" and there is a copic prize pack up for grabs! Since the mojo has been in my favor the last little bit, I was able to come up with a birthday card for the challenge.


Once again, I used those yummy imaginisce papers and colors with a few fun embellishlments. I've been wanting to put some birthday candles on a card for some time now, and finally got around to trying it. The most difficult part was adhering them - I ended up using generous amounts of liquid glass and they seem to be holding. It is a fairly bulky card, so obviously it will be a hand-delivered card rather than a "snail mail" card, but that's okay.

It has also been a long time since I colored a Magnolia image, so I thought this little guy would fit in perfectly with the boyish color theme here.

Have a great Sunday - the boys and I are hanging out today, took care of groceries yesterday so we get to hide inside - a good thing too since it's a balmy -29 c today!


Shanna :)

13 comments:

  1. Another great card! Love the Bingo card, it really works well with this layout.

    I must say that I haven't missed that you haven't been colouring those Magnolias, it was a nice break. Wink! Wink!

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  2. Great card!!! Arg, that paper again. I'm jealous!

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  3. This is so cute, love the embellishments!

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  4. I love this! Love how it all comes together, the candles, the brads, the sentiment, the present, the bingo card, it's all perfect!

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  5. I love how you used the candles, never thought of that! Consider your idea stolen lol.

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  6. Gorgeous card - and I love that bingo card in the background! Nice touch!

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  7. This is so adorable, Shanna! Love those colours, want those papers! LOL Love the candles, too, they're very clever :)

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  8. Hi Narna!
    Love the card, those papers are so scrummy and I love the little bingo card, that is such a lovely touch.
    So -29 huh? Get the bikinni out it's positively tropical! I have to admit that I'm intrigued about the "secret" you are working on......hmmmmm.....
    Meant to ask how you feel about getting your kids hands covered in (non-toxic!) ink....oh and do you have a scsnner?
    All will become clear but if your having a secret I'm darned if I'm not too!
    Linds x

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  9. This is adorable, girl! I love the fun colors & the candles! SO glad you played with us this week at Wee Memories!

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  10. Love the card. My favourite part is the Birthday Candles!!

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  11. LOVE your little collection of birthday goodies! Thanks so much for playing along with us in the Wee Memories Scrappy Saturday Challenge!

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