Sunday, June 20, 2010

All my friends are turning 40

It seems that this year all my friends are turning 40.  So here are a couple of cards celebrating 40th birthdays...

For Mick


Stamps:  Enjoy the ride (PTI), Birthday basics (PTI)
Card:  Kraft, chocolate chip, whisper white and bitty box basics (PTI)
Ink:  Tea dye duo (PTI), Chocolate chip
Accessories:  Mat stack #1, rhinestones, acetate (windscreen), labels punch (SU!)



For Christina



Stamps:  Beautiful blooms II (PTI), Turning a new leaf (PTI), Enjoy the ride (PTI)
Card:  Passion pink, kiwi kiss, whisper white
Ink:  Passion pink, kiwi kiss, pink pirouette
Accessoires:  Bling it rhinestones, raspberry fizz twill ribbon


Thursday, June 17, 2010

Reader's Choice Inspiration Challenge 3

Last week Kristina Werner put up another 'Reader's Choice Colour Inpsiration Challenge'.  Of course, I didn't get my card done in time for the challenge (again LOL!), but I thought I would put them on here anyway.  For some fabulous inspiration go HERE.



















Stamps:  A Little Argyle (PTI), Signature Greetings (PIT), Warmest regards (SU!)
Card:  Chocolate chip, kiwi kiss, very vanilla, perfect plum
Ink:  Perfect plum, chocolate chip, close to cocoa, kiwi kiss, certainly celery and pale plum
Accessories:  Viontage buttons, Mat die #2 (PTI), Swiss dot ribbon (PTI), Grosgrain ribbon (SU!), Jute twine, 1/2" circle punch

Saturday, June 12, 2010

Embellish Challenge - Labels

I love the colours for this 'Embellish Challenge' and this week the challenge is sponsored by the fabulous 'Waltzing Mouse Stamps'!







Stamps:  Great friend (SU!)
Ink:  Groovy guava, chocolate chip and tea dye due (PTI)
Card:  Kraft,chocolate chip, very vanilla and dotti biscotti (PT:I)
Accessories:  Vintage buttons, jute twine, bling it rhinestones, grosgrain ribbon

Tuesday, June 8, 2010

Colour Cue 4

Not sure if I am going to make to deadline for this challenge, but here goes.  This is a very simple card, as you can see.  These colours were so baby/boy card.




Stamps:  Bitty baby blessings (PTI), Background basics: retro (PTI)
Card:  Bashful blue, whisper white
Ink:  Bashful blue, not quite navy, barely banana
Accessories:  Brads, onsie template


Sunday, June 6, 2010

Happy 7th Birthday Mackenzie!

Yes, that's right, my nephews birthday yesterday and my neices birthday today.  Mackenzie is the one in the middle wearing pink.  Sorry, but this is quite an old photo, but the only one I have.





Stamps:  Butterfly dreams (PTI), Baby button bits (PTI), Outline alphabet (PTI)
Card:  Kraft, pink pirouette and bitty box basics (pure poppy) and whiper white
Ink:  Pink pirouette, ridinghood red and versamark
Accessories:  Stickles, white emboss powder, heat gun


Saturday, June 5, 2010

Happy 6th Birthday Jesse




This is my nephew Jessse.  He is turning 6 today.  This is a picture of Jesse with his Pop (my Dad) a couple of weeks ago at a family get together in Sydney.




This is the card I made for Jesse (that I haven't sent yet, oops!)



Stamps:  Up, up and away (PTI), Outline alphabet (PTI)
Paper:  Kiwi kiss, whisper white, kraft
Ink:  Ridinghood red, kiwi kiss, baja breeze and chocolate chip
Accessories:  Balloon dies (PTI), scallop circle and sponge


PS:  let me tell you, the whole bowling thing is not the same as the Wii.   I wanted to move across to the kids lane because they had their bumpers up LOL!