Friday, 6 February 2015

B is for Belated

Whilst we were away on holiday  it was Brother-in-law, Gerald's birthday,
(on the 19th January) and whilst I hadn't forgotten his birthday, I forgot
to leave his card with sister Maggie!
So here's the belated card that I made for him - I am so pleased with this.
I am not very good at colouring in, and this is only the third time that I have used
the Stampin' Up Blendabilities pens, so I think I might get a bit better - must practice more!!


I used Old Olive and Soft Sky card stock to make the grass and sky, 
layered onto a White base card .
I stamped the image from the "From the Herd" stampset
onto Whisper White cardstock and then coloured the image in with Blendabilities,
then cut this out and stuck it onto the base card.
The clouds are punched using the Cupcake Builder Punch.
I then sketched the three birds in the sky...
and voila - the masterpiece was complete!
What do you reckon to it?

11 comments:

  1. HA HA! I love it. That's just TOO fun. nothing better than a funny birthday card.

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  2. Morning Kate, a fabulous card, love the scene you have created and I think your colouring looks fab!
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  3. What a super fun card Kate, well done on the colouring and love the sentiment! xx

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  4. this cad reminds me of animal farm book :D

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  5. Hi Kate this is a fantastic card it made me smile. Hugs Jackie

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  6. Funky and fun Kate. So cute.
    Laine
    xx

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  7. It is a card that makes you smile. Ann x x

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  8. For someone who has boxes and boxes of made cards, I really need to make some of these ones, LOL..a fabulous make, Kate, hugs xxx

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