Saturday, 12 March 2011

60th Birthday

Good afternoon folks!!!  Just like to say first of all my deepest thoughts and wishes are going out to everyone caught up in that dreadful earthquake/tsunami across in Japan.  I cannot image what they are going though when watching the horrific pictures on the telly.  Puts the snow we had into perspective doesn't it!

This evening I am heading out to a 40th birthday party,  this is first of many four-zero's coming up this year (mine included).  I hear on the grapevine that "40" is the "30" - is this true???  If so, help!!!  I am struggling to find anything to wear in my wardrobe for tonight as a few pounds have sneaked on over the months and nothing fits!  Arrrrgh!  Do you think I could get away with wearing my finest pj's (along with a bit of bling of

Anyway,  I had a few cards to make today and here is one of them.  I used this gorgeous Elizabeth Bell image from Sugar Nellie and the green/white checked paper is from a Forever Friends paperpack.  Flowers, pearl and number peel offs are from stash.  Also used on this card was my Swirl embossing folder and leaf punch. I "blinged" the flower and leaves up with some clear stickles.  The challenges covered are:-
I suppose I'd better start trying to make myself look presentable for tonight - could be a long, painful process!  lol. xx



Lesley said... no pjs are not allowed 2nite...i will be checking ur footware as well to make sure that u havent left ur slippers on!!! rofl..another gorgeous card huni!!! see u soon!! :o) huge hugs Lel xx

Fiona said...

this is really the image which you have coloured beautifully.


Rica said...

Fabulous card, great papers, love the embossing and this image is one of my all time SN favourites (I've actually just coloured her up for a DT card) and I love your soft gentle colouring of her.

So glad you could join us at the Simon Says Stamp challenge,
Heather xx

Elaine said...

Beautiful card Kaza.
This is such a sweet image, fab embossed panel and a great take on the sketch.

Thank you for playing in the Sugar Bowl Challenge.

Love Elaine xx