a creative mind at work in the deep dark basement

Friday, March 14, 2014

BC359: Birthday

Today over at Blogger's Challenge, our challenge "Mom" gave us the subject of birthday...I wonder why????

Oh, yeah, it's her birthday is tomorrow!  So join us in wishing Lisa a Happy Birthday and showing off those birthday creations for her.  I've had the privilege of calling Lisa my friend for years now and over them, we've discovered more and more we have in common...if only she lived closer (or I closer to her).

Hoping this card may have arrived in the mail to her by the time this goes live.  I've been horrid about sending friends birthday cards-I'm trying to build up my stash so I won't have to worry about creating for ever birthday that comes up.

I used the Operation Write Home sketch for this card, eliminating one of the flags to make the sentiment work.

Love the design of this card, but I especially love this sentiment.  Considering the first memory of Lisa & I was at a scrapper's retreat where everyone was fighting over some Eclair Cake, the sentiment seemed appropriate.

Lisa-Hope you have a fabulous birthday my friend!
Card details:
Stamps: Harvest Berries and Building Blocks from Papertrey Ink
Cardstock: Calypso Coral, Basic Black, Rustic White
Inks: Calypso Coral, Archival Ink Jet Black
Embellishments: Flag It die set from Verve Stamps


Stef H said...

great card.. and i, too, LOVE that sentiment! is it a stamp? and by whom?

hope you are well and spring is finally (or already is) getting to you. we're still waiting, but it looks promising!

Kay Wallace said...

Sweet card, Kim! Great sketch, but you own it with that color!

BarbaraW said...

What a great card, Kim! That sentiment is a hoot.

Monika/Buzsy said...

Oh, I love coral and black together... the little banner looks great.

Gerrie Johnnic said...

Luv this card, has an oriental feel to it.

Lori said...

Beautiful birthday card! Love the colors--and the sentiment!

*Vicki* said...

You've done a brilliant job with the layout and i love that fun sentiment! ;)

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