Monday, 21 June 2010

Vintage Floral Birthday Card

Flower image from Beccy's Place
Paper: Vintage doodle digi paper from Shabby Princess, orange and white card stock
Embellishment: handmade flower using Nestability smallest scallop circle, inked the edge with orange stamp pad ink and added button in the centre.
others: old rubber stamp sentiment (which I hardly use), watercolour pencils, baby oil and cotton bud for blending, Big Shot.
Challenges entered:
1. Joan's Garden challenge #2 Vintage Paper & Spellbinder (I use vintage doodle digi paper and Nestabilities classic scallop circle )
2.  Cardmaking and Papercraft June Challenge - Flower Power
3.  Clearly Inspired Challenge #14 - Birthday bash
4. Paperplay - Something old (mine is the old sentiment rubber stamp)
5.  Candy Shoppe Design - Birthday.
Check out the Candy Shoppe Design for a chance to win a set of Good Times kit sponsored by Color Me Miki for this month birthday challenge and be a follower to win their blog candy.

*edited to add (23rd June 2010)
I am so thrilled that this card is being selected as the runner-up winner in the Cardmaking and Papercraft Challenge-Flower Power. The result is here.


  1. gorgeous! orange never looked so good!

  2. Loving the color and that flower! Thank you for playing along with us at Candy Shoppe Designs!

  3. Beautiful - adore the colours.

    Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week. ♥

  4. Gorgeous card - I love that image, beautifully coloured too.

    Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay again this week.

    Julie :o)

  5. Wonderful card Heaney! I love the colours you chose for the flowers... very unusual and so lovely and bright and happy. Congratulations on your placing over at Cardmaking and Papercraft, and thank you for sending me the link to your work.

  6. Love the bright and cheerful colors for this card. Great job! Thank you for playing CIC!

  7. love all the orange and huge congrats!

    KitKat (Team Sugar @ Candy Shoppe)