Friday, 22 July 2011

Look who's 1

Morning girls
I can't believe it's been a week since we'd our last challenge on Totally Papercrafts but alas yes, tis Friday and time for a nice shiney new challenge.  Since we'd the girls last week we thought we'd give the boys a turn.
So this week our challenge is


I confess this card was made a few weeks ago when I needed a first birthday card.  Just as well too as me mojo hasn't exactly been playing along lately:(

Jings, I can't even remember the name of the papers lol.  I think they're Pink Paislee.  Image is from Karen's Doodles, Thank You Boy set.  I added the sentiment before I printed the image which I've coloured with copic markers.  The inspiration for this actually came from little Matthew himself.  His Dad had printed out an a4 sheet with Happy 1st Mother's Day on it and taken a pic of him holding it in front of himself just like this. So I thought this was just perfect for his birthday.

My Time To Craft - citrus colours
KB Cute Monday - use a digi
Birthday Sundaes - anything goes
Craft Us Crazy - anything goes
Charisma Cardz - sunshine colours
Southern Girls - happy birthday

Thanks for stopping by Anne x


  1. Hi hun
    you n me both me mojo n papers, lol, fabulous card, great image & colouring, luv the papers, have lovely weekend, sue,x

  2. Aww, how cute. I love it when you find a stamp that makes a card more personal. I bet little Matthew loved this.
    Caroline xxx

  3. Great card, love the colours!
    hugs shell xx

  4. fabulous card Anne :-) very clever of you to put the sentiment on before printing ,, I am useless at stuff like that ! :-) Lovely colours and layout too :-)

    Hope you have a lovely sunny weekend :-) xx

    Lols x x x

  5. Really nice card! Love the image.
    Thanks for playing at Charisma this week.

  6. What a gorgeous card Anne.

    Hugs Riet.xx

  7. oh hun this is just gorgeous oh,just love that image,hugs cheryl xx

  8. love it - great image - wow are we 1 - fab.....
    Have a great weekend
    Sarah x

  9. Awww Anne if your mojo was lacking here then you'll be on fire when it returns!!! Love the personalised sentiment and looks awesome with image placed over one side - I gonna nick that idea if thats ok lol !!!

    Have a lovely weekend.

    Mel X

  10. isn't it wonderful to create such a personal card. I love how you have added the text, great top tip and one to remember.Goodluck at Charisma this week.

    clare x

  11. A lovely card, and a lovely citrus coloured background and elements..

    Thank you for playing along this week at the My Time to Craft Challenge. xx

  12. Super cute Anne!! I have scraps I cant remember the names of either. (Lol) Great added sentiment. ~jeni :)

  13. Hi Anne what a super card! Arlinex

  14. this is so sweet and charming!

    love the style of your card!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

  15. Hi Anne, what a gorgeous card. I love the sweet image and beautiful sunshine colours. Thanks for joining in with my challenge over at charisma cardz this week. Hugs, Denise x

  16. love this! fabulous sentiment (i <3 every day!), clean and simple design, and those happy, sunny colours are perfect for our challenge!!! thank you for joining the Charisma Galz this week, and good luck!


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Anne x

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