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Thursday, March 22, 2012

Happy Birthday, daughter


I had not forgotten our daughter's birthday, but the day is sneaking up fast!  Time to get it in the mail.  She will be 54 - I told her some time ago to stop having birthdays but she paid no attention.  I hope she likes this - when she was little green was a favorite color.
Can some one help with the origin of the image?  It has been in my "partly colored" stash for a while - easy to finish the green shutters and pots.  I used Prismas for that part, and sparkly gel pens for the flowers and leaves.  The main green bg is Paper Pizzaz, and none of the other is marked.  The sentiment is part of a JustRite birthday set.  I stamped in black and highlighted with a gold gel pen.  I had not tried that before, and I am happy with the result.  I once again used Nesties to cut it out.  I added a bit of ribbon and some Pizzazz Aplenty tear drop pearls.
The sketch, with green, http://sweetstopsketches.blogspot.com/
Green and white: http://ssdschallenge.blogspot.com/
Spring with lots of flowers: http://phindysplacechallenge.blogspot.com/
Three in a row: http://allsortschallenge.blogspot.com/

5 comments:

  1. Oh, how very pretty Dorothy. Love the window image with the lovely flowers. You are so thoughtful! I am sure your daughter will love it. Thank you for playing with us at The Sweet Stop this week.

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  2. Beautiful birthday card for your daughter Dorothy!
    Thanks for entering our Three in a row challenge over at Allsorts this week and good luck!
    Hugs Nicola xxx

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  3. Shouts spring! Lovely Birthday card.
    Thanks for joining us at Phindy's Place this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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  4. Wonderful card, love the colors you used. Thanks for joining us this week and Stamp, Scrap & Doodle Saturdays.

    Just A Pac Rat
    http://www.circlebenterprises.com

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  5. Dorothy, you are the winner of our Sweet 'n Sassy Gift Card. Please send me your contact info to buzsy@yahoo.com. Congratulations!

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