Saturday, 6 April 2013

A Rainy Happy Birthday!

Morning all - today is my first time posting for The Paper Nest Dolls
Im so excited to be a be part of this amazing journey with Christine and the team! 

Yesterday as some of you know, was my little girls 3rd Birthday - I know I can't believe that she is now three - it only feels like yesterday that I was announcing her arrival!!! 

When I was asked to join The Paper Nest Dolls - I saw this image and fell in love!!! 
Strait away it hit me to use for Nancy's Birthday - I could think of no better image than 'Rainy Day Friends' available here from the store :) - they remind me of my girls (when they are getting along!).  

So this is the card I have made for my 'big girl' to give to her sister!


I coloured the image to look like them (I have a very blond and a very brunette!) and I tried to include their favourite colours in it as well (Miss A loves purple and Miss N loves pink!) I did it just so it was a bit more personal!


The image was coloured with copics 

The papers, ribbon and charms were from my stash.  
The beautiful flowers are from a good friend of mine and you can get some for yourself from Petal Lu! They are simply amazing to work with!

Well I hope you like my card I would like too enter this creation into the following challenges;

2 Sisters - Anything Goes
Crafty Calendar Challenge - Sunshine and Showers
Drunken Stampers - Singing in the Rain
One Stop Craft - Birthday


Also remember the fantastic challenge blog is now up and running so pop over and join us there too :) 

See you again soon 





6 comments:

lulucker said...

Beautiful, I hope Miss N had a fab day, and I bet she just loved getting that card from her big sister!

Lu xx

Anita Blake said...

Lovely card hun...and the colours..ahem used :-)

lynne said...

What lovely fresh feeling card. I love how you just went for it and put the sentiment onto the DP. I am always so nervous about doing that in case i mess it up have to start over!

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar this month!

Lynne x

Andreja L. said...

What a fun and beautiful card you have created!
Thanks for playing with us at OneStopCraftChallenge! I hope to see you the next time, too :-))
Hugs, Andreja

Donna said...

Great card! Thanks for playing along with us for the Singing in the Rain challenge this week at Drunken Stampers!

Chris D. said...

What an adorable card! Hope your little one enjoyed it! Thanks for playing along with the Singing in the Rain challenge at Drunken Stampers!

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