Sunday, 6 July 2008

Happy 50th birthday to Gail

My friend and colleague Gail is 50 today, so I made her this card and gave it to her during the week. I believe she likes fairly traditional colours such as red, gold and green so tried to incorporate them into the design.

I used:
Main Image - Inkadinkado "Tulip Collage" coloured with Cosmic Shimmer paints and twinkling H2O's
Greeting - Hero Arts
Flowers - Prima
Jewel brads - Making Memories
Die cut numbers - Cuttlebug "Hippie Chick" alphabet.

Hope she has a lovely day!

PS. I have also noticed that this card falls in perfectly with 2 challenges that are on the go this week: Daring Cardmakers and My Time to Craft Challenge (# 22) are both for "numbers" cards - so here we are :-)


  1. Pauline..... this is amazing! Such a lovely yet bold traditional card. I hope she loved it too :o) xx

  2. I'm sure your friend will love this card Pauline, it looks wonderful. lovely papers and image.hugs rach.xx

  3. Oh its beautiful! Love all the detail and the colours are gorgeous. If she doesn't like it can I have it! Hugs Emma.x

  4. pauline, your card is beautiful. I love the colors! hugs from Germany...

  5. this is such a lovely card, great stamp (may have to buy that one!)


  6. Pauline, that is a beautiful card. I love the image and the colours.
    Cathy xx

  7. great card, there is so much going on

  8. Your cards are beautiful, but I loved, loved, loved that 50th birthday one. I'm so glad you mentioned where you got the alphabet die cuts. I've been looking for a set and I thoroughly liked that choice.

    Thank you sharing your lovely work.


  9. Such a pretty card, I'm sure it will be well received.

    Glenda x

  10. Beautiful card. Your friend will love it!

  11. Gorgeous card and a beautiful sentiment. Thanks for joining in with the MTTC challenge this week :o) Jo x

  12. Beautiful card for your friend, thanks for taking part in the MTTC challenge this week xx


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Pauline x