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Sunday, March 1, 2015

Birthday Elvis

A super fast post of a card I made today, alas no pics as I was going along as I was also trying to make a video of how I do my candles and what a frustrating job that was grrrrrrrr. I totally forgot to get my camera out for the usual snaps of how I put my cards together and to remind me on what I did hahahahaha.

Anyway, for this card I have used a digi I won in last weeks Passion for Promarkers challenge from the Birthday Elvis set by Digital Stamp Boutique.  Not my usual sort of image to work with but oh what a sweetie this hedgehog is and I had great fun :)


I used brown card and then layered more black, blue and dark brown mounts on top with a final mat of the same card I used for the base.  The black, blue and top mounts were all embossed with two different Embossilicous folders.  Spellbinders Grand Squares and Scallop Square dies were used to do the die cutting and I was over the moon to find the perfect ribbon in my stash to embellish my card with.  The image was coloured with Promarkers and I chalked the backgrounds on both the digi and the sentiment.  I should add, the sentiment is part of the Birthday Elvis pack too and what a corker it is, don't you think :)

To finish off I add a bit of micro glitter and and also stitching on the blue mount.

Than you so much Digital Stamp Boutique for my fab gift and Mr. Random for picking me out the hat :) :) :)

Ingredients:-

  • Image - Birthday Elvis and All about the Presents from Digital Stamp Boutique
  • Colouring Medium - Promarkers
  • Dies - Spellbinders Grand Squares and Scalloped Squares
  • Embossing Folders - Embossilicious 
  • From my stash - ribbon and glitter


I am entering this card in the following challenges:-
Thanks for stopping by and hope you have a great day :) xx

12 comments:

  1. LOVE the glitter and that gorgeous ribbon. Thank you for sharing your Exotic Animal with us at Cut it Up!

    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  2. Oh what a fun card....
    Thanks for sharing with us at CraftyCatz this week.....x

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  3. What an adorable card, Mimi! Fabulous color combo! So happy you could join us at the Dazzling Diva challenge!

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  4. Jane, this is a lovely card with the ribbon and colors you used. I also love all the embossing. I am very glad you joined us this week at TSB. I hope you had fun!!! See you back very soon to play in another fun challenge. :)

    TTFN,

    CraftyGirl
    craftygirlcardsandcrafts.blogspot.com
    The Stamping Boutique Design Team Member

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  5. A fabulous card, love the cute hedgie and a great layout too!
    Thank you for joining us at Passion For Promarkers :)
    Kelly.x

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  6. Super cute image! Thanks for joining us at Seize the Birthday and using our topping too!

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  7. What a fab, fun image and I love the colour combo too, thanks for joining us at I love Promarkers xx

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  8. Lovely card Mimi, thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

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  9. This is such a cute card. Love that image and you put perfect elements together with it. Thank you for sharing with DRS Designs this week.

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  10. Adorable card!!! Thanks so much for participating in our STAMPING BOUTIQUE challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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  11. Elvis is so cute!

    Thanks for sharing at Sweet Stampin'.

    Susan

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  12. Love this card. Fab colours. Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

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Thank you for taking the time to comment, it means a great deal to me. Hoping you have happy crafting days ahead. Hugs Mimi