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Monday, 9 July 2012

Baby Edwin 1st Birthday

Good evening folks, well so much for me getting back into blogging hey...seems like as soon as I get back into it then life gets in the way........ again....!!!  Anyways I hope you all happy and well.

This card has driven me bonkers, simply because I thought I give those Spectrum Noir pens a try, just to compare the difference between them and Copics, spent ages (as we do) colouring this image, then putting the card together, I was just tidying up my desk area ready to photograph this card, when silly ole me only dropped my brushed corduroy ink pad on the image, hence the big splodge underneath my watermark.....d'ya think I had the patience to make another.....no way.......lol!!!


Magnolia Baby Edwin coloured with Spectrum Noirs
Kraft Cardstock
Papers - GCD Bella Blue - 
Martha Stewart butterfly punch
Nesties
Lace
Pearly gems
Many of these goodies are available from the lovely Tracy over at Dies To Die For

I am entering this card into the following challenges :-
Charisma Cards - Sketch
Just Magnolia - "All the B's" (baby, boy, blue, butterfly, buttons, bakers twine)
Magnolia Down Under - "One For the Boys"
Dutch Dare - "For and child"
Midweek Magnolia's - "Birthday"

Thanks for popping by and for kindly taking the time to leave comments, I really do appreciate them all.  

Take care folks, 
Happy Crafting
xx vicki xx

14 comments:

Julie said...

Lovely card Vicki, the ink splodge just adds to the atmosphere of the piece in my view.

sue - bearhouse said...

Such an adorable card Vicki, I love the cute image and the colours and detailing are gorgeous. I would not have noticed the 'splodge' if you hadn't mentioned it!!

Hugs Sue

Chantal said...

How adorable! If you didn't mentioned it, I would'nt have seen the 'brushed curdoroy' spot :-)
Thanks for joining Dutch Dare Card Challenges this week!
Chantal

coops said...

so stunning vicki.edwin is so cute and i love your fabulous colouring and design :D

xx coops xx

Viv said...

Always loved your beautiful cards Vicki, glad I found your blog too, I am your latest follower now :) Viv xx

Penni said...

Great card. I love the colour combo and all the layers.

Thanks for joining us at Midweek Magnolias this week.

Hugs
Penni
X

Riet said...

So beautiful card Vicki,I love the image and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Kelly said...

Just gorgeous!! Thank you for playing along at Charisma Cardz this week x

Cat's sCrap said...

Wonderful card. Beautiful colours. Fantastic work on Edwin Baby. Good work ! Bravo !

Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week.

Hugs from France.
Catherine.

Cathy Lee said...

Love your baby Edwin card, Vicki. He is so adorable. Thanks for sharing it with us at Midweek Magnolias.
Hugz,
Cathy Lee

angelwhispers said...

Fabulous and a great design! Love the colouring and the distress inks just add the extra quirky touch! Thanks fr joining us this week at Midweek Magnolia Love Chanelle xx

Debbie Pamment said...

Love the distressing and fabuous layers - he's just toooo cute!
Thanx so much for joining us at MDUC this week
xXx

Kylie said...

Adorable!!! I love the distressing too. Fantastic baby boy card.
Thanks so much for sharing it with us at MDUC.
Hugs Kylie x

Teresa said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Vicki. xxx