Thursday, January 5, 2012

Milestone Birthdays - entering into the Top Tip challenge & a few others

WOW, this year has been full of milestone birthdays!!!  First, I turned 40 - don't feel 40 so that's a good thing!!! LOL

My sister turned 50, my brother in law turned 50, my mother in law turned 60 and my Dad is turning 80!  Crazy eh??  Here are a couple of the cards I made - one isn't finished yet & the other I forgot to take a picture of before I gave it to my sister! 

I have used the same GUS image from Bugaboo Stamps with different sentiments.  The top one is for my brother in law who just got back from a year in Australia so thought this image suited him perfectly! LOL The bottom one is for my Dad and I used the same image because it reminded me when we were kids at our cabin in the summers.  Dad never wore a speedo (thank God!) but its a funny image anyway!!!

 I am entering this into TOP TIP CHALLENGE this week (my TIP is:  If you want to add dimension to elements in your project, use CRYSTAL LACQUER.  I used it on the beach ball and the pail.  It looks and feels "real"!!!)

I am also entering this into the following challenges:

One Stitch at a Time - use a digi
The Pink Elephant - Anything goes
The Crazy Challenge - Party
City Crafter Challenge - Save the date (I hope their "age" counts as a number!)
Pile it On - Anything goes

Thanks for stopping by!!!
Have a great week!


Leanne said...

Hi Chris

Absolutey wonderful cards - that image is fantastic!

Great tip as well - thank you for sharing that with us!

Thank you for joining us at Top Tip Tuesday! Hope to see you again!

Leanne xx

Irineia Kirach said...

Lindo Cartão...Parabéns...

Irineia Kirach said...

Chris não é lindo não e divertido...cheio de humor...Parabéns...abraços Neia

Josephine said...

What a fabulous, fun card - bound to raise a smile!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, and good luck!

Sandra H said...

Stunning cards:) Sandra H

Ros said...

What fun cards ... Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB

Tammie Edgerton said...

What's the chances of everyone having milestone birthdays in the same year? LOL! I love how the same image can look so different by adding different papers and a few embellishments! Thanks for sharing with us at Pile It On!

One Happy Stamper
Pile It On! DT

AmethystCat said...

Super super cute.

Julies Crafty Creations said...

I love the image, both are great cards.Thanks for joining it with our use a digi challenge over at OSAAT and good luck Julie

Emma H said...

Fun and colourful cards! Thanks for playing along with Pile It On this week!

Unknown said...

Awww how fun and colourful, love it. Thank you for joining us at OSAAT this week. Good luck xx

Fuzzy Slippers said...

Hysterical cards and fab tip! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Top Tip Tuesday. :)

Kos med papir og saks said...

what a fun card. love it

Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week, hope you join us next time too.

my little scrappingcorner
DT One Stitch At A Time

cnelson said...

These are so cute and fun! Thanks for joining us at CCCB!

Unknown said...

What an adorable card. I love it.. Thanks so much for playing along with us at CCCB!

Flutterby Trina said...

fab! Thanks for playing with us at TTT! x

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