Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Happy Birthday Card

Welcome to my Blog - I am happy you stopped by. Isn't it the grandest to do paper crafting? I think so - I like doing Sketch layouts as well. Here is one from Papertake Weekly.Also, The Cupcake Challenge is"with bells on" and I found these cute jingle bells in my embellishment box. Enjoy your week and please come back again. Thank you.

Kraft Journal Cardstock for the mat and base and circle
White cardstock for the pre-colored digital printout by Dearie Dolls - Valentine girl
Scraps of Teal plaid and plain cardstock
Circle punch by Fiskars
Pop up tape - Forever in time
Bells by Jolee's Boutique
Heart bling by Recollections (see the pocket on the dress of this girl)
Happy Birthday Sentiment Shaker with stars by Recollections
Stars embossing folder by Cuttlebug (on base mat and square teal mat)

Ends Jan 31 DL.ART Thankful Thursday Linky Party anything goes unlimited 
Ends Jan 31 Pin and Tack - Spark your Creativity Now - CH#5 anything goes unlimited
Ends Feb 2 The Cutie Pie - 3 Textures - sentiment, heart bling, embossing folder, unlimited
Ends Feb 3 Paper Playtime - use some brown - unlimited
Ends Feb 3 Clear It Out Challenge Circles (see sketch - Kraft circle~Use up Stash: cardstock) unlimited

Ends Feb 3 The Pink Elephant - Hearts - unlimited
Ends Feb 3 Eureka Stamps  CH24 Teal/turquoise - 3E(#2)

Ends Feb 3 The Cuttlebug Spot - Stars - 1E
Ends Feb 3 The Cupcake Challenge - bells - 1E (bells on digital to right)
Ends Feb 3 Simon Says Stamp & Show - Seeing Stars - unlimited
Ends Feb 3 The Kraft Journal - Nothing but Kraft - unlimited 
Ends Feb 4 Papertake Weekly - Sketch - unlimited
Ends Feb 4 My Craft Spot - Big Wish Birthday Card 1E 
Ends Feb 5 Tuesday Throwdown - Bling it on 3E(#2)

Ends Feb 5 Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes - 5E(#2)

Ends Feb 6 Simon Says - Anything goes unlimited  
Ends Feb 11 Tuesday Alchemy - Anything Goes - unlimited
Ends Feb 24 The Scrapbooking Queen - use a digital anything goes unlimited


  1. Thanks for sharing this sweet card with us, Gail. I love seeing your cards, and just knowing that you're working away the days in your craft room makes me happy because I know it keeps YOU happy as well.
    Have a blessed week, and thanks again for playing along!
    Word Art Wednesday AND
    The Kraft Journal

  2. Cute card, fun image.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes January Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  3. Sweet card, Gail, and you interpreted the sketch beautifully. Thanks for playing along at Tuesday Alchemy!

  4. What a great star embossed design back there! Precious card! Thank you tons for playing in our Stars Challenge this week at Simon Says Stamp & Show!

  5. Great card and I also love your take on the sketch! Thanks for joining us this week at Eureka Stamps.

  6. Sweet card. Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Craft and good luck.

  7. Lovely take on the sketch. Thannks for joining us at PTW - Jane x

  8. Another great card Gail, perfect for our textures challenge.
    Thank you for joining in with the 3 textures challenge over at Cutie Pies and Good Luck x Susan x

  9. Hi Gail, such a sweet image and a lovely card.

    Thanks for joining in with us again this time at The Cutie Pies.


  10. Lovely card and a cute image. Thank you for joining in at the Cuttlebug Spot this week.

  11. Love the pretty teal or blue colors on your card! Thanks for sharing at Clear it Out!
    visit my blog @ sandy's crafty creations

  12. Very cute, love the embossed background !! Thanks for joining us at The Cuttlebug spot this week !!!

  13. You did a wonderful job on the sketch. Like the sentiment shaker. I find sketches difficult because I tend to over think them.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  14. Gail,
    I have looked at all your cards. They are so different but each one is a great work of art. I like them all and I have relooked at them and con not pick a favorite. Maybe The one with the MS die punch.
    Thank you for joining us at Word Art Wednesday; we love seeing your wonderful art work and appreciate you taking time to join our challenge.
    Carole Robb Bisson
    The Blessing of the LORD be Upon You!

  15. Fabulous card - love the textured paper.
    Thanks for playing along with the Cuties this time.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  16. Really great take on the sketch and what a sweet card!! Thanks for joining Papertake Weekly :)

  17. Oh yeah, she's a cutie! Love the papers your've chosen for this card. So glad you could join us at Tuesday Throwdown. Please come back and play with us next week. … x
    Asha - Tuesday Throwdown DT
    Sunny Summer Crafts

  18. Very cute! Thanks so much for joining us this week at The Pink Elephant!
    Sheri-TPE DT

  19. What a pretty design this is, love the colours and wonderful image, thanks so much for joining us Eureka Stamps Design!!!

    With love

  20. Great card! Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!
    <3 Emily L.-DT

  21. What a fun card! All the layers are fabulous. Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

  22. Cute!!! I really like that shaker! thanks for joining us at Tuesday Throwdown!


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