Monday, June 28, 2010

Boy's Birthday Card

Evening folks!

I'm gettin' super sleepy right now....Lia was up at 4:55...AM!! Who in their right mind wakes up at that time?!?!?! OH OH OH...I know!! My darling Daughter. All it takes is something special to happen the next day and she can't sleep. In her words "Sleeping takes too long!"


So I'm gonna get straight to it. This card is for one of her friends at school. Last Birthday of the school year. Managed to squeeze a few challenges in as well.

Challenges entered:

All Sorts: Embossing
Papercutz: Squares, Circles and/or Stars
Polkadoodles: Boys Birthday
Charisma: For the Boys
Pixie Dust Studios: 2 or more of something
ABC: "X" for Xtra Dimension
Pixie Cottage: Sketch + Inside of card

My Recipe:

Card Measures 5 1/2 x 5 1/2
Cardstock: Recollections (Mostly Scraps)
Patterned Paper: K & CO (Citronella), Free Digital Scrapbooking (Grid Paper)
Stamps: Little Musings (Curtis- Freebie), Inkadinkadoo (Stars inside card)
Coloring: Prisma Colored Pencils with Gamsol
Cuttlebug: Sizzix (Polkadots)
Cricut Cartridges: George BS (Stars), Simply Sweet (DUDE!)
Punches: Wescott, Marvy Uchida (Circle)
Inside Font: Computer Generated
Other: Glitter Pens, White Doodle Pen (American Crafts), Black Doodle Pen
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Katie said...

Great boy card!
Love the paper (I have it too) and it is perfect with the Cool Guy image!
Thanks for playing in The Pixie Cottage :)

Tanya Rudd said...

A great image and a great take on this weeks sketch. Thank you for playing with The Pixie Cottage.

Mummylade said...

this is really nice. Thank you so much for joining the Allsorts challenge this week, good luck!

Anonymous said...

What a fab card for a teenager. You did a wonderful job creating this card for the Pixie Cottage challenge. So happy you could play along.

Faye said...

I have someone who doesn't understand the concept of sleeping until a reasonable hour, or at least, my version of reasonable! This card is just great, love the fresh, zingy colours. x

Faye said...

Rats, I always do that - Thanks for playing at Charisma!! x

Stacey said...

wow this is super funky!!! thank you for playing along with us at polka doodles!

itsabrt said...

What a fantastic card, the image is so cool! I love LM images and you details really give this a life of its own! Beth

Tracy said...

I love your choice of image and the design and finishing touches, thanks for joining Polkadoodles challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Kris L said...

Great DUDE card - love the mix of patterns and bold colors. Thanks for playing the Polkadoodle Challenge…hope you had fun.

Hope Jacare said...

Thanks for playing along at Polkadoodles with your fab Birthday boy project - very creative - love it - fab colour! Cheers Claire x

Jenny said...

oh love this, so funky! Great card! Thanks so much for sharing your entry with us at Polka Doodles.