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Sunday, 1 February 2015

Our 40th year.


My friend turned 40 this week - oooh, its a big year for me and my friends. 
So, I picked Crafty Sentiments 'Birthday Circles' to use on her card...

The Birthday sentiments are actually a set of 4. 
This is one of them.
I cut the middle out so that I could fit the 40 inside. 
I didn't want to put a massive number on her card, but wanted it to blend in, subtley.
I found that cutting the middle from the circle, gave it a whole new look...and you could use
anything in the middle, as I also used a decoupaged duo of flowers from the backing paper.
The 4 candles symbolise her decades.
(I drew on the stripes and dots myself with a white sakura pen)
Her name looks white, but its actually pink in real life.
(Cut with Sizzix Wingo Zingo font)

I would like to enter this into the following challenges...
Digitally sweet - anything goes - 26 Feb
Crafts 4 eternity - no patterned paper - 6 Feb
4 Crafty girls - anything goes - 5 Feb
Kratin Kimmie - anything goes - 4 Feb
Pennys paper crafty - anything goes - 3 Feb
Creative moments - anything goes - 3 Feb
Allsorts - flowers 7 Feb

8 comments:

Jackie said...

Excellent CAS card, I love the colours :o)
Jackie xx

mags said...

A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.
Mags
x

Lori said...

Ooooh...I love this CAS design! The "40" over the circle is awesome :) Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week xoxoxo

susiestacey said...

Lovely card.
Thank you for sharing at Allsorts 'Flower Power' challenge this week and good luck x Susan x

michele said...

Fabulous card :) thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity hugs x

Tracy said...

Fab creation, thanks for joining Allsorts challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Beebeebabs said...

Such a fabulous card thanks for sharing!!!

Faith A said...

Great ideas in this card and love the colours used too. Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet!