Posted in Birthday, Fancy Fold, Photo Collage, Uncategorized, waterfall

…but who’s counting

So my craft room has been packed up for A YEAR!!, with me sneaking a few things out from time to time. Now that I am trying to get my blog back on track, I’ve already had a special request, and I just had to go for it. A lady doesn’t turn 70 everyday, and my crazy craft brain went a little over the top for this one. I lost track of how many hours of die cutting and assembling (I need to find my alphabet stamps lol) but I had a vision and here it is….

And here it is in action 🤩

I’m trying something a little different with this post, I’ve numbered the photos to match the directions that are just below each photo

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Posted in Birthday, Character Card, MOTION CARD, Pop up card, Twist Panel Pop up, Uncategorized

….and you act like one 2

I am soooo exciting to share this card, I had so much fun making it. It all started with this photo, and the monkey. The monkey had to be blue and yellow and it was for my beautiful grand daughters 2nd birthday, and the rest of it just fell into place as I was making it. It’s funny how that happens some times. I just found the perfect patterned paper and I just happened to have perfectly matching cardstock (from 2 different companies). I bought the little mirrors a while ago and finally had a reason to use them, and posing Jinx the Monkey in all the funny poses actually made me laugh.

As you read the words on each page think of the “Happy Birthday” song. I don’t know if it’s just me but I remember this swap in lyrics from when I was a child

This is why the monkey had to be blue and yellow, it belong to my son when he was three , and now it’s a favourite stuffed friend for this little cutie.

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Posted in Birthday, C4C Challenge, interactive, Slim Line, slimline, technique, Uncategorized

her Favourite Things, Birthday card-C4C589

Wow, it’s been a while since I’ve posted. I’ve had to pack up my craft room so unfortunately I won’t be able to post very often, it will be temporary but I’m not sure how long. Anyway here is a card I made for my daughter and I decided to use this weeks challenge as a starting point. I thought this design would be great for adding all of her favourite things. This weeks challenge is a sketch challenge.

Here is the sketch

And this is what I came up with.

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To see the rest of the beautiful cards by the very talented design team please check this out C4C blog

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Posted in Birthday, C4C Challenge, interactive, MOTION CARD, Triple Flip, Uncategorized

Triple Flip 15th Birthday-C4C582

I apologize, this card is super late this week, life has been a bit hectic, but I really liked the challenge this week. It is a colour challenge, and I really like the colour pallet that we had to work with, and I also needed a birthday card for my nephew.

Here is the colour combo

And this is what I came up with…….

Trying to see if this video will post 🤞🏻

Please feel free to check out my FACEBOOK page, and join if you would like to share your own crafty creations. You can also see my cards on INSTAGRAM

To see the rest of the beautiful cards by the very talented design team please check this out C4C blog

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