Tuesday, 13 January 2015

Birthday Cheer!

I got these gorgeous Lili of the Valley papers, called One Birdie Lane, for Christmas, and I had itchy fingers to play with them, so I had a rummage through my older stamps and decided to ink up this golden oldie, from Papermania.  It's been coloured with Promarkers, as usual, then highlighted with Star Dust Stickles on the pompoms, although the photo makes it look lumpier than it is in reality.  I stamped a sentiment with a stamp from another Papermania set and added some seed beads for the cat's eyes.
 The flowers, flourishes and leaves were all made with a variety of Spellbinders dies, in colours to match the papers.  To finish, I added some lime green Card Candi.

I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Crafty Sentiments - Girly
Fantasy Stampers - #27 - Happy Birthday
Allsorts - #293 - New and Cute - New paper
Perfectly Rustics - #39 - Animals
Papertake - It's All New - New paper
Sweet Sketch 2 - #40 - Sketch


  1. Lovely....this couldn't be any sweeter! Thanks so much for joining us at SSW2!
    Judi SSW2-GDT

  2. This is gorgeous! I love all the flourishes and all it's girly goodness! Really the perfect card. Thanks so much for sharing this with this over on the Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 blog.

  3. Lovely bright card Wendy, such pretty papers and image, lovely selection of flowers, Kate x

  4. Lovely card, like the bright and cheery papers. Gail

  5. I love this, what a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us this week.
    Hugs, Heide SSW2-DT

  6. This is outstanding Wendy! Your coloring of the kitty looks just like fur and I love your fun colors, papers and wonderful embellishments. A perfect card! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2!
    Hugs, Sharon

  7. Hi Wendy, lovely brightful colours, fabulous card.
    Thanks for sharing at my "new and cute" theme over at Allsorts, good luck;-))m

  8. Perfect girly card, your colouring is fantastic, love the cute image, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

  9. Lovely card, sweet stamp.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'New & Cute' challenge and good luck x Susan x

  10. This is so cute!! I love the coloring on your image, such a cute kitty. :D And your flowers and dp's are so pretty.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments Designs.
    Deborah GDT

  11. Such a sweet and colourful image and fab DPs.
    Thanks for taking part in the Fantasy Stampers birthday challenge. :)

  12. This is cute , love the image. Thanks for joining Allsorts, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  13. How cute is that stamp and such pretty design papers to co-ordinate. Thanx for sharing with us at Fantasy Stampers.
    Hugz, Jan (DT) xx

  14. Those papers are great, love the image, so cute. Thanks for joining us at Perfectly Rustics.

  15. What an absolutely gorgeous image and I love the colour scheme you've used, so bright and cheery. Thanks for joining Perfectly Rustics Animal Challenge. Cathie DT


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