Tuesday 4 September 2012

It's A Recipe at Oldie But Goodie

Morning Guys, wow how nice is this weather? We are still having lots of visitors to the seaside so I haven't had as much time yet as I thought I was going to have!! At least I'm getting a bit of time to make something.
Today is a new challenge over at


and my lovely lovely teamie Debs is in charge
I'm finally going to get to meet up with her in few weeks and I'm really excited as I know we will be good friends for a long time.
Anyway back to the challenge and it's a

1 Image, 2 DP's and 3 Flowers

Here's my take on the challenge
I've had this image coloured in for quite a while as I was going to use it for another card months ago but it wasn't going right at the time! My twins are going to Sophie's 21st party on Saturday it's called 'Sophie's Adventures In Wonderland' and everyone has to dress up as a character from the book/film.
We were invited too, Sophie works for us, but someone has to stay here to work!
The fabulous Queen of Hearts is a Mo Manning image, coloured with Copics and pencils. The papers are MME and you will probably know by now (as I've used them so much) the flowers are a MFT die. The gem brads, ribbon and heart pins are all from my stash.
Inside just says 'Let's Celebrate!'

We have a fabulous sponsor this week, the mighty

All the details plus some gorgeous inspiration from my team mates can be found at the main challenge blog page. I hope you will all get a chance to join us this challenge.

While I'm here I'd like to thank all my beautiful friends out there who sent me birthday cards/presents and good wishes, I was overwhelmed by your kindness, generosity and talents. I don't want to list individual names encase I miss someone out, but thank you all - I had one of the nicest birthday's I can remember.

A quick reminder to enter my birthday candy above

Love 'n' Hugs Laurie xx

I'd like to enter this into the following challenges:
Sweet Stampin' - Inspired By a Film or Song (Alice In Wonderland)
Crafty Catz - Recipe
Pile It On - For A Princess
Pan Pastel - Stripes
Pink Elephant - Patterned Papers
Mo's Digital Pencil - Lovely Layers


Christine L said...

Hi Laurie

Brilliant card for Sophie .... I'm sure she'll love it as it's perfect for her theme!! I can just hear that Queen of Hearts bellowing now!!

Love your layout too - fab choice of papers and embellies... perfect for the card!

Big hugs
Christine x

Lady E said...

Gorgeous card! Superb image and colour choice :)
Lady E xx

Kelly Lloyd said...

This is a fab card.

hugs Kelly

Sue said...

WOW!! This is wonderful Laurie. I love the image and the colours are gorgeous

Hugs Sue

Anja said...

Stunning card! Great choice of image and matching papers/colours! Love the bling flowers.
Thanks for joining us at Mo's Digital Challenge!

Hugs, Anja

Janette said...

Brilliantly fun card, love the design, thanks for sharing it with us at CraftyCatz this week.xx

Brenda Brown said...

What a great image Laurie and a fabulous way to display it. Love the colours. Thanks for joining in with the PanPastel challenge.
Happy birthday glad you had a great day.
Hugs Brenda xox

Jill said...

What a fabulous creation!!
Love the colours and the design is perfect in a Laurie way and that means REALLY perfect :)
Gorgeous colouring work sweetie

Debs said...

What a stunner Laurie - perfect in every detail and sure to be loved.
I too am so looking forward to finally meeting and I also know we will be very good friends for sure :o)
Have a wonderful evening hun.
Take care
Debs xx

Claire said...

This is a gorgeous card Laurie - love the image and vibrant colours and the added personalised touch. Hugs, Claire x

Vicky said...

This is fantastic Laurie...and a great layout and embellies too hun...:o)

big hugs Vicky xx

Janice said...

You have excelled again here Laurie - what a card! Brilliant image, fantastic colouring & I love the embellishments. I'm sure Sophie will adore her card. Hope Cinders has a good weekend at work whilst the kids party on! Jx

Sonia said...

Fabulous card:) Fantastic image and very beautiful colors and papers:))
Big hug,

Melanie said...

A really great card! Love the colours and the heart pins...


Kathleen said...

Aaw poor you, bit like Cinderella, didn't get to go to the ball(party).
But another fabulous card, brill image and great papers and super embellishments.

Kath x

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Really fab hun, I love the image and those heart pins work to well with it
Lindsay xx


Fabulous card Laurie ,brill image and love the colour's thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz
Hugs Dianne xx

Mary J said...

He he he - what a lot of fun, Laurie! Love the colour combo too!

Janneke said...

What a great card ;o)
Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week!

mixamatoasties said...

Fabulous card! Love it.

Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin this week.

Susan x

Kim. said...

Oh this is a fantastic card, love the brilliant image and so perfect for the theme.
Kim xXx

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

Hi again hun, just popping back to say thank you for joining with the PanPastel challenge blog
Lindsay xx

Unknown said...

Thanks for joining us at PanPastel uk this week it's a really pretty make.

Kerry DT Leader

Jenny said...

Thanks so much for joining in our challenge at Sweet Stampin this week. What a fabulous image and your design and colours suit it perfectly! x