Sunday, 2 January 2011

Magnolia Happy Birthday!

Hi there on the 2nd January :)

Hope you had a fabulous 1st!
As I've already made loads of Christmascards the last couple of weeks, it's time to start with other cards again like BIRTHDAY-cards :) Never can have enough, though I must say not all the people I know will get a handmade one. Not all appreciate all the work it takes to make one and those cards are thrown away as soon as their birthday is over.
But... there are a lot of people who DO appreciate them, and as my collection has went down the last few months, it's time to start making some more :)

So here's the first one of 2011: a Magnolia Happy Birthday-card.

And a detailphoto:

Have to say this isn't a Birthdaystamp, but a Christmasstamp from this year (actually last year :)), but think this one is just perfect for Birthdays.

Used some new copics with coloring and I totally love them. Perfectly black and not black with a blue or brown hue. Just perfect :)

Well... I'm off now. Enjoy your day!

See you later!

This card is playing in the following challenges:
- Friday Sketchers: Sketch
- Crazy 4 Challenges: Celebrate something
- Just Magnolia: Anything goes
- Magnolia Down Under: A gift for you
- CES Challenges: Anything goes
- Mark's Finest Paper: Something new (sentiment stamps)
- Creative Inspirations Challenge: Use something new (sentiment stamps)
- Southern Girls Challenge: Anything goes
- Dutch Dare: New beginnings (a new year to life)
- Craft your days away: Punch it out
- Sweet Stampin': Your Favorite Song (Happy Birthday)
- Totally Gorjuss: For someone special
- Simon Says Stamp: Time to party/celebrate
- Moving along with the times: Birthday themed (plus circles)
- Crazy Challenge: Punch it
- Creative Card Crew: Birthdays


Maaike said...

heel schattig kaartje
de beste wensen voor 2011

Karen's Fun Blog said...

beautiful!! : )

Squirrel x said...

Oh hun, she is so beautiful! Great colours and details too. It breaks my heart to think of handmade stuff being binned within a day or two - if only the recipient could see how much love goes into making that card. I don't think this one will ever see a bin, it's brilliant. Hugs, Sxx

Peggie said...

Pretty card. Love the color combination - so unusual but works wonderfully.

Anonymous said...

What a beautiful start to your 2011 Birthday Collection....

Kelly Neis said...

Very nice card, I love the colors you used.

PaulaM said...

Just love your coloring on this cutie. She is adorable. Love the black/blue hues that you have used. Fantastic. You sure do enter alot of challenges - good luck and Happy New Year. TFS

Card Crazy said...

What a sweet,perky card! Would love to receive that, it would sure brighten anyone's day!
Sue S.

Virgo5 said...

Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Christina C. said...

Absolutely STUNNING, love it!!!!!
Your colored this cutie magnificently and I love all the layers and details. Beautiful job!!!

Myrna said...

Love your color choices for your card! Super coloring!

Deeanna said...

What a pretty card, I love the colors.:}

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Really pretty card, just love the coour combo its just fab!!

Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT, The Crazy & CES Challenge good luck!
Huge hugs shell xx

LINDA W. said...

Great card I love your color combo and your
coloring great dp's

Brenda said...

Geweldig leuke kaart zeg!! Je afdrukje heb je erg mooi ingekleurd!!
Lieve groetjes Brenda

Fiona said...

gorgoeus card angelique...great colour combo. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.


Rene said...

Gorgeous!!! Just beautiful coloring and colors!
Rene :D

Ellis said...

Winderful card, couldn't see that it's a christmas image at all! =)
Hugs, Elenor

Sharon Caudle said...

Oh Angelique, this is so beautiful!! I love the papers, that adorable Magnolia image and your beautiful coloring! Happy New Year!!
hugs, Sharon

Barb Hardeman said...

Wow, Angelique! This is really gorgeous! Fabulous coloring, delightful paper, and awesome sketch! Beautiful card...hugs...Barb

miriam said...

wauw wat een prachtige kaart mooie kleuren en ingekleurd

gr miriam

Lins said...

Ikke toch wel he ;-) Wat een kanjer!!!

Lins xoxoxox

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful card love the colours
and the gorgeous design.
Thank you for joining us over at SMC.
A very Happy New Year to you.

Hugs Linda

Crystal said...

Oh my word TOTALLY GORGEOUS girl!!! I LOVE these colors!!! Beautiful!! Happy NEw Year sweetie!

Claudia Rosa ~ Pretty Pressings said...

wow... what a sweet card. Your coloring is stunning
thank for joining us this week on the Friday sketcher blog
have a great week
love and hugs

Sandy said...

This is a beautiful card - I love the colors and the flowers and the image and the papers and You!
As I have said many times before I love your music as well as your creations!
Sandy Dehon

Cor* said...

Gorgeous. Interesting color choice I probly would have avoided before but you have certainly inspired me! Your coloring is fantabulous! Great job! And I totally hear ya, about not everyone appreciating homemeade cards!! Well done! Thanks for showing us your NEW stuffs at Creative Inspirations this time round. Happy Crafting!

D K Crafts said...

Beautiful card. Love the colours and papers. Sweet image too. It is such a pity that some people don't appreciate handmade cards. Best wishes for 2011. Donna

Barb F said...

Adorable!! Great job coloring! Hugs, Barb F

Karen said...

Awww WOW I love your card, your colouring is stunning!! I really like your flowers too:-) Thanks so much for joining in the fun at MDUC this week:-)

Sherry said...

Beautiful card. Your color combination works great and you did a wonderful job with your coloring. (I'm envious)

Joanne Travis said...

Such a pretty card and your coloring is fabulous.
Thanks for joining Speedy's Friends this week!

Debbie Pamment said...

WOW - what a gorgeous card for someone special - I LOVE your colour combo.
Thanx soo much for joining us at MDUC and Happy New Year!

debby4000 said...

Wonderful, fabulous card.
Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamps Challenge.

Sharon said...

Hi Angelique,

I couldn't agree more! I know I'll be using this gorgeous Tilda on my Birthday cards as well as at Christmas :) I love your colour scheme and your colouring is beautiful.

Thanks for joining us at Magnolia Down Under Challenge.

Sharon x

Abi said...

Oooh fab card! I love your choice of colours, so happy & spring like. Colouring is amazing & how great you can use this lovely stamp all year round... Thanks for playing along with our Sweet Stampin challenge x

darling Ho said...

This is so pretty! Love your color and embellishments. :)
Happy New Year! Sorry for a little late to leave comment.
Thanks for join us at SMC last week. Hope to see you this week at our "flagging challenge".
Hugs, ~darling Ho~

Tracey Brossart said...

So very cute! amazing coloring!! :)


Vicky said...

Gorgeous card love the colour combo & your colouring is awesome!!
Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin & CES, good luck & hope you join us again.

Hugs Vicky xx

Pattie G said...

What a cute card! Love the image too, Thanks for joining us this week at Dutch Dare Card Challenge.

Emma said...

Oh wow such a beautiful card, the colours are just gorgeous.
Thanks for joining us at CES Challenges.
Hugs Emma x

Patricia said...

Very cute card, Thanks so much for joining us at Southern Girls Challenges I hope to see you again.

Alicia said...

This is adorable! I love everyhting about your card - how dare people throw them away!! Thanks for sharing your talent in our "Anything Goes" challenge at Southern Girls. Good Luck!
Alicia xx

Céline said...

Wat leuk dat je bij DDCC hebt meegedaan!!! Erg mooi kaartje heb je gemaakt!

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