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I started crafting with cards in 2006 and now I am hooked,I love any kind of stamping and have been very lucky to get published in Paper craft essentials, making cards, Simply cards & papercraft, Digital crafting essentials and Crafters Companion Inspiration magazines. I design for Mo's Dream Team and Lili of the valley. I have made some very talented friends through this blog, I love my crafting buddies. Any questions feel free to email me at greavsie1967@hotmail.com

Thursday, 8 September 2011

Piggy Birthday


 

Aaaah sweet little piggy. This card is a request from a friend at work, she wanted a 21st card with a pig on and green for her son's girlfriend, a strange request you might think lol. After scouring the net I came across this little beauty from Phindys place called Piggy Balloons. I have coloured with promarkers and embellished with GD, I used tim holtz distress ink for the sky, then matted to some bright green then green blue CS. The DP is from a walk in the park. I added a bright green border and attached aome green grossgrain ribbon and tied in a simple bow then added another simple bow to the other side in a different green.The sentiment strips are from pink petticoat, the 21 today sentiment is from ladybugcraftsink, I have used a sakura glaze pen and added GD to this to give a raised effect, finished off with some green pearls and the 'Emily' sentiment is computer generated. I hope she likes I wasn't sure to start with but I really do love this card.

This card fits the following challenges
Creative card crew ~ Anything goes

Phindy's place winner 13/9/11

11 comments:

Kathy said...

Oh wow, this is just darling! A pig and green made a perfect card here. Love how you personalized it with the name and "21". Thanks for joining the Phindy's Place challenge this week.

Cindy said...

Love this card!! Grat DP and layout!! Cute image!!!

Mona E said...

Aawww...this is so sweet! Love the colours! Thanks for joining us at Phindy`s Place this week. Hugs...Mona

Ann English said...

Precious! I, too, love this image but I don't often see others use it-not sure why because it is so stinkin' cute and the PERFECT birthday image!
Thank you so much for joining us this week for the Phindy's Place challenge.

What kind of dogs---love their faces!!!

Anne-Marije said...

Oh what a cutie!
Thanks for joining us at the Phindy's Place challenge.
xxx Anne-Marije

KarenB said...

Hi Gaynor, thanks for visiting my blog and leaving such a kind comment. I love your card - super cute and amazing colours :)

thefrugalcrafter said...

very sweet card, she will love it!

cotnob said...

A cute card Gaynor, pretty colours.
Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.
Pauline
x

KraftyKoolKat said...

Another adorable card. It is so lovely sweetie. You all ways find such gorgeous images and and do such fantastic layouts.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Jen said...

so cute, Thanks for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons
Jenxx

Donna said...

Too cute Gaynor and such a perfect match of colours and papers, love this lil piggy :) Donna ♥ x

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