Wednesday, June 16, 2010

It's a birthday..Mercy Style.

Happy Wednesday to you! I took a half day off from work today and MAN was it good to be home with nothing to do but stamp. I made three cards for my cousins birthday (I am the official card maker in the family so I have to make cards from every subsection of the, bringing my grand total to 5 so far. I'll show you the first one today and then the other two later in the week. Hubby and I have a military thing this weekend, so my posts after tomorrow will be scheduled all weekend. Yippee! Anyway, so this card is both a birthday card AND my entry into Mercy's sketch challenge.

 This is the first time i've participated and it was fun! I wanted this card to have a retro feel. I love the paper that I got at Hobby fun! It's a whole little retro pack! Cute! You'll be seeing more of it in the coming weeks/months for sure! Ok, well that's it from me today. I'm going to finish enjoying the rest of the day with a glass of something...maybe papaya juice. I'm such a wild girl, can't you tell? Haha!!!

Stamps: Enjoy the Ride, Say it with Style (papertrey)
Cardstock: New Leaf, Vanilla (papertrey), Peach Parfait (stampin up); patterned paper (hobby lobby)
Ink: Peach Parfait, Basic Brown, Green Galore (stampin up)
Extras: Ribbon, button, and felt (papertrey); Stickles

11 brownkowments:

Kara said...

You definitely captured that retro feel! Great card, love the pp! Did you get your henna set yet??

Jill said...

Love your retro flair, Keva! And the color combo is melon-y and delicious! Your recip is gonna love it!

Laurie said...

Keva what a fun card! I love the felt flowers and the ribbon treatment is adorable! So cute!!

Debbie Gaydos said...

Wow, this is soooo so cute!! I love the color combo, and the flowers are a perfect way to finish it off!

Suzanne said...

What a great card. No wonder the family turns to you. The colour combo is absolutely delicious. I'll have to remember this one.

Dana said...

This is so cheerful and fun Keva! And how could I not love it with all that orange! lol We have a dark orange VW camper van, so this card is right up my alley!

Barbara said...

How stinkin' fun is this?! Love it, Keva! There you go with that fab ribbon treatment again ;-)

Diane Jaquay said...

This is so hip and FUN Keva, I love it, especially the ribbon, that looks fab!!!

Kay said...

Love this! That car is just so happy and fun (kinda wish now I'd bought it).
Hello again from Shelbyville, BTW!


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