Thursday, 10 September 2015

Special Birthday wishes ...

Tonight's card was created with love for my daughter.  

It seemed fitting to create a card using one of my gelli prints as it was my daughter that bought me the gelli plate for my birthday!  Add to it one of my favourite stamps - the gerbera - and some texture using a musical embossing folder.  My daughter was pleased with the card so to me that is all that matters! 

I'm going to enter the following challenges:

Addicted to Stamps Challenge 161 - Anything Goes
Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes
Penny Black and More Challenge - Anything Goes

I used:
Uniko - Pure Florals:  Gerbera stamps and dies
           - Pure Florals: Cosmos, sentiment stamp
Sizzix Sheet Music Embossing Folder

Before I go I need to say a big thank you to the Seize the Birthday team for awarding me with a birthday honour for this card - thank you I am truly honoured.



  1. A beautiful bloom against the music background, a really lovely card, many thanks for joining in at Penny Black and More this month.

    B x

  2. Gorgeous card Elaine! Beautiful embossed BG and a stunning flower for your focal point.
    So glad you joined us at Seize the birthday!

  3. I love that embossed musical background, its gorgeous. And having that beautiful flower with those colours was such a brilliant idea, it pops even more with the white behind it. So glad you joined us at ATSM this week!

  4. Your gerbera is beautiful and I love the way you stamped the sentiment all around the card edge. The embossed background adds so much texture. Thanks for joining in the challenge at ATSM this week.

  5. This is gorgeous, I love the layered design! Thanks for playing along with us at Seize The Birthday :)

  6. Fabulous card, love the flower and background!
    Thank you for sharing at Penny Black and more.

    If you are interested Mervi’s Candy & Challenge is going on at my blog till the end of September;-))m

  7. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black & More @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x


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