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Tuesday, 26 July 2011

Happy Birthday Liz


Hi peeps

Today's card is for a friend of my daughter.  She apparently likes a drink (or three), so I thought this image sent to me by a friend would be perfect.  The background papers were also a gift, so I'm afraid I don't know who they're by, but I love the pink and brown mix.  The image was coloured with Copics, and on checking with my hubby if he thought it was OK, he said he thought I should make her stocking tops a bit darker than the rest of the stocking!!  Wonder how he knew that, lol!  I lightly distressed the background with 'pumice' distress ink, but made a bit of a boo boo, and got a bit of a dark splodge just under where the girl is sitting, so had to cut into another image, and 'pinch' one of the olives, which I then coloured and stuck over the splodge, hopefully no one will notice, except you guys.  The lace is from the load I brought back from Spain (must get some more next time I go), flowers are Wild Orchid Crafts, a bit of Tim Holtz film, and a computer generated sentiment finishes it off.

Hope you have time to leave a comment, as I love to hear from you.

Hugs

Judi xx

16 comments:

  1. heheheee!! I LOVE this Judi!! That image is fabulous! and so are the papers. And well the card is put together purrrrrfectly!
    Cheers
    Cheri

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  2. Oh wow Judi,gorgeous fun card,and so beautiful colourd!
    Hugs Heidy

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  3. Hi Judi,
    Beautiful colours and embellishments. I love the image.
    Hugs,
    Fiona x

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  4. Hi sweetie gorgeous card I love the colour & the image is just awesome. The whole card is a stunner!!
    Hope you are ok hunni.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

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  5. Hi Judi,
    Fab card and image. Good thinking with the extra olive!!
    Love your colouring.
    Love, Mel. xx

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  6. Brilliant card Judi - love the image, fab papers and great colours too. Hugs, Claire x

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  7. fantastic card judi.love the image, she is stunning and gorgeous colours and design :D

    xx coops xx

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  8. Hi Judi!! Your card is fantastic!! Great coloring on this image and such a fun card!! Thanks for sharing! :)

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  9. What a gorgeous card Judi.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  10. Lovely card Judi - will have to have a word with Paul about those stocking tops! lol

    I LOVE the pink and brown combination. In fact brown looks lovely with so many colours I think - much under-rated.

    Those olives look so real!
    Yvonne xxx

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  11. Fabulous card Judi and your backing paper is gorgeous! Wish you knew what it was :)
    You're right about Bo's sack - that's exactly what I thought too.

    Edna x

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  12. Fabulous card Judi, love the image and a great colour combo
    Clairex

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  13. Wowzers Judi this is utterly fabulous!
    hugs
    kim x

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  14. Wowza....gorgeous card! Fabulous coloring!

    Thanks so much for stopping by my blog and leaving some love. Glad you are enjoying the freebies!

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  15. Oh wow Judi, just catching up with you now and this is amazing, I adore it all and would love to know the name of the image you used if you know it, it's so fab.xx

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