Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Happy Birthday, 2 cards, 3 challenges

Whew it's been busy here today...LOVE it.
I have two Birthday cards and three challenges to enter them in. The first card is a Bugaboo image and computer generated sentiment. I have to tell you, I love Bugaboo images and this was so fun to color I did two.
This was colored with my Bic markers. Perfect young man card, I think. I'm entering this in Bugaboo, Catch the Bug challange-Anything goes. And in OWH mid week challenge-use dots. I have to tell you, I just learned how to do the "special sentiment" from this great site, here. KUDOS...I will be practicing this a LOT!

My next card is Hambo's latest image and challenge. Yup, I read the directions several times...USE lots of Gold. Okay, I did!  My brothers g/f's b'day is on the 17th so this card is for her.
 And a close up of the image;
Is he not the cutest? I usually don't make St. Pat's day cards. NOT a big fan of green...but this was perfect for Shannon's b'day. I added gold to the hat band and on the gold with my Gold leaf pen, then to make it shine, I added stickles to the pot of gold.
Time for lunch, I'm starving! LOL
Happy Crafting,
Shirley G

9 comments:

  1. oh my, these are cute as can be.

    thanks for sharing ~ Pam

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  2. how cute is this hambo card, thanks for playing in the hoedown! JOY DT

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  3. Cute kid cards. Love the sparkle in your pot of gold.

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  4. What super fun and cute cards! They're both adorable!

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  5. Great cards Shirley! Thanks for playing in our Going Dotty challenge at Operation Write Home!

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  6. That is a super fun card! Love the colors and the bling on the gold!

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  7. great cards! thank you for joining this weeks Bugaboo challenge at catch the bug!

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  8. Cute cute cards, Shirley! You did a great job on the Hambo leprechaun hamster. The gold on the hat band really pops and I especiallly love the Stickles on the gold coins. Great!!

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  9. cute! thanks for playing with Bugaboo! JOY DT

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