Sunday, 26 October 2008

Ismaki Challenge - Happy Birthday Bethany!

You may well be thinking, "I'm sure she said she was going away...." and I can confirm that you are right! I'm posting this on Thursday afternoon and if blogger is behaving, this should be appearing on Sunday morning!

I made this card following this weeks Ismaki sketch. The only problem is, I can't really enter it as I forgot to add the sentiment which is supposed to run down the right hand side of the card! Whoops!

I have been after this image of Martha for ages, ever since Kerry unveiled them on her blog. Lucky for me, Sam included a great stack of them in the images she sent me this week!

I coloured her with ProMarkers and mounted onto a (doctored!) Nestie rectangle. This panel was then mounted on 3D pads onto DCWV paper and Core'dinations CS, which in turn was mounted onto a top fold card blank. To finish the card off, I added Poppicrafts ribbon and flower and a wooden #3 which I coated in sparkly hot pink glitter. As the title of the post suggests, I made this card for my friends little girl, Bethany, who turns 3 this Sunday. Kerry's cutie pie image was perfect for the occasion!

I should be back Monday evening and I look forward to catching up with all your blogs then!

Lots of love,

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13 comments:

Julie said...

Hi Stacey
I`ve not been around much lately, lovin all the fab cards you have been making! x

~amy~ said...

Sweet birthday card Stacey! The hot pink glitter is perfect-o!

Vicky said...

Very clever stacey, doing automatic posts for when you're not there! I was a little confused when I saw you had a new post! Great card, this Martha image is soo cute. I was sent some of Kerry Jo's images the other week and I am uploading a card I made with them today!
Hope the swim meet went well?!
Hugs, Vicky x

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Gorgeous card Stacey, I'm sure your little friends girl will love it. Hugs Nikki x

Beth said...

This is so pretty! I'm sure you'll get away with the lack of sentiment - I do this sort of thing all the time! Hee hee! I hope you're having a great weekend! xx

Aimee said...

This is an adorable stamp image and card! So cute!

Shazza said...

as if by magic, the picture just appeared, it is a fab card
x

Michelle said...

This is great Stacey, I love the BG paper and great layout, love that Martha and fab colouring. Sorry i haven't been about much but I have been visiting you. Thank you so much for all the lovely comments you have given me recently :0) xx

Vicky said...

Hiya Stacey. Me again. Just to let you know I have left a little something for you on my blog!
Hugs, Vicky x

gina said...

just found your blog through Michelle and Vicky, wow you have some gorgeous cards, love all of them
Gina xxx

CarolineH1972 said...

wow i thought it was a printed image stacey! i could never colour like that lol - your cards are fab!

Jane said...

Lovely card, love the image.

Jane

kerry said...

Ahhh, what a great card Stacey, I love it!
Kerry xxx