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Monday, April 25, 2016

Bling, shimmer and glitter - Eureka Challenge #190

This is my design team entry for challenge #190 at Eureka Stamps - "add some bling" (Eureka Stamps blogspot.   I used the digi image Heart Bouquet. Originally I intended to use it for an anniversary card.   However, I recently learned that a friend from church is going to celebrate her 90th birthday, and I wanted to have a card ready for our quilting group to sign. Norma still drives, loves to play bridge, and quilted with us until recently. I colored with shiny metallic pens and chalk pencils. The letters are cut from pink glitter cs, the bg is shiny eggplant cs and I used shimmery champagne cs for the base. This cs looks great when embossed -  I used a Darice heart embossing folder.  There are shiny gems on the corners of the image panel. 
CHALLENGES:
Sketch #2:   Verve
Colors- pink, rose, green:  DRS Designs
Ribbon:  Ribbon Girls
Song -"Hearts and flowers":  Incy Wincy
Bingo - top line:   Crafty Enjoyments
Glitter/bling:  Come and Get It
Use a digi:   Star Stampz 
Any:    DLart
             Cards Galore
             Crafty Sentiments 
             Digistamps4joy
             Inspiration Destination 
             Lil Patch
             Love to Scrap
             Lemon Shortbread
             Not Just Cards 
             Our-crafty-corner
             Paper Nest Dolls
             Word Art Wednesday
             
 
               

14 comments:

  1. A nice layout Dorthy - Norma will love this card - I love the heart background embossing folder - I believe I have that in my stash - TFS at WAW this week - best wishes in the win - have a blessed day! John 3:16

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  2. A beautiful card and so perfect for a special birthday. Happy that Norma is able to be so active, that is great.

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  3. Awesome 90th Birthday card! I am sure that Norma will love it! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART April Linky Challenge!

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  4. Norma will love the beautiful card you created. I love how you personalized the sentiment and the embossed background. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenge. Katie-DT Member

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  5. beautiful card
    thanks for joining incy wincy
    Lynne

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  6. Happy Birthday to your friend, Dorothy. Your card is a sweet tribute to her! Love the colors and the wonderful image. Great choices and very creative. Thanks for playing with us in the DRS Designs Challenge! Hugz

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  7. Lovely card, and what a great age to reach! Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore April - Anything Goes Challenge and good luck! xx

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  8. Awesome card! Thanks for join us at {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    Eva Ng

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  9. Such a great card to celebrate such a special birthday. Just beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Viva la Verve!

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  10. what a great card. i'm sure the recipient will cherish it. Thank you for joining us over at lil patch of crafty friends. Erica DT

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  11. Lovely card. Thank you very much for joining our challenge at Come And Get It challenges.
    Hugs, Iwona

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  12. Lovely card and great embossed background-belated happy birthday to your friend---Thank you for joining us at Our Crafty Corner
    Carol DT x

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  13. Lovely card! Thank you for joining us at Love to Scrap! Challenge Blog. Good luck and we hope to see you again soon. Julie x

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