A Birthday Card For A Special Lady…

Our challenge this week at Sentimental Sundays is “Birthday Cards For A Special Woman (using pastel colours)”.  We were really lucky to be sponsored by Bugaboo Stamps for this challenge; I had a tough time choosing, but finally decided on “Dottie Celebrate” as the card I had in mind needed a fabulous image!!
sentimental sundays 2 feb 14 dark

I coloured Dottie using Pro-Markers in pastel lilac shades, keeping her hair blonde too.  The sentiment was printed at the same time as the image, with the exception of “fabulous” which I welded and cut from glittercard on the Silhouette, using the Grand Hotel font.  A few touches of Stickles and a few little gems for sparkle and the main panel of the card was complete.

sentimental sundays 2 feb 14 full  light

Next, I cut a border from a sheet of Sienna glittered vellum by Papermania, attached them to the top and bottom of the main panel and laid it over two strips of lilac cardstock, using 3D pads for a bit of height.

sentimental sundays 2 feb 14 flat

I hope to see you over at Sentimental Sundays, you really wouldn’t want to miss the amazing projects my teamies have prepared for you.  Just one last thing…don’t forget to include a sentiment!!

I’d like to enter this card in the follwing challenges:

Craftyhands – shades of a colour

Challenges for Everybody – Anything Goes

Seize The Birthday – Anything Goes

Catch the Bug – Bugaboo

ABC Challenges – Anything Goes With Colouring

Thanks for reading x


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18 thoughts on “A Birthday Card For A Special Lady…

  1. hi hun i m back with a DT hat on lol – fabulous card hun even better 2nd time around – thanks so much for playing along at Craftyhands xxx

  2. Absolutely love your card, fabulous coloring and just a fantastic project you have made – it’s great to see something different. Very well done and the best of luck – thank you for joining us at Challenges 4 Everybody. I would love you to join my blog, Happy Crafting. Ange xxoo

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