Wednesday, May 9, 2012

A Simple Birthday Card

Hey Y'all!!!

What's up? Me.....just really busy with school concerts, Shakespeare Festival and getting ready to finish up the school year......yippee!!! Well anyhoo I have a very CAS card that I created today and it goes a lil' somethin' like this.......CHECK IT!!!!


I created this card for the CAS-ual Fridays challenge:


I used the Dynamic Duos Colors:

I also used the sketch from Retro Sketches this week:

Thanks for stopping by and have a great night!!!

-t


Card Recipe for Happy Birthday Card
Stamps: Paper Smooches
Paper: White, Blue(Bazzill), Houndstooth DP(SU!)
Ink: Bamboo Leaves(Memento)
Accessories: Ribbon(Michaels), Rhinestone(Mark Richards)
Tools: Paper Distresser(Tim Holtz), Cuttlebug Embossing Folder(Provo Craft), Square Punch(SU!), Big Shot(Ellison)

23 comments:

Lisa said...

Marvelous card Tenia! Love the embossed numbers and your pretty bow. Thanks for playing along with us at Dynamic Duos!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

Beautiful!! I loveeeeeeeeeee the houndstooth!!

Virginia L. said...

Oooo-la-la!! I love the layering and colors, Miss Tenia! It's perfect!So glad that you join the birthday celebration with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Christine Blain said...

Gorgeous! You are too clever, getting these beautiful colours to work for three different challenges! Love your card :)

Simone said...

This is so pretty! Love the CAS design :)

Jenny said...

What fabulous texture and that colour combo is so yummy too :0)
So glad you joined the fun at CASual Fridays this week :0)
Jenny x

Jackie Rockwell said...

Great texture from your embossing folder! So glad you played RetroSketches this week!

Colleen Dietrich said...

I like the mix of embossed numbers with houndstooth; so trendy, so hip, Tenia!

Anni said...

Wow, what a simple but beautiful card! I love the embossing!
Thanks for joining us at Dynamic Duos!
Anni

~Tammy~ said...

Love the textures! You are queen at combing challenges! Beautiful!

Suzanne said...

Tenia, that embossing is fantastic and I love the houndstooth. Thanks for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays this week!

Allisa said...

Great job combining the challenges. Love the embossing. Thanks for playing with us at Dynamic Duos!

Julie Day said...

Love the soft colors of this paired with the pattern and texture and that ribbon just adds that extra omph to it :) Thanks for playing this week at CAS-ual Fridays!

Paige said...

A fun combination of pattern and texture! So happy you joined us this week at Dynamic Duos!

Glenda J said...

So light and pretty! Love that embossing folder!

yyam said...

Ahhhhh...so lovely! Great colours...love the addition of that white bow! :)

Kim S said...

I love the numbers and the houndstooth and the fun font for the sentiment - such a happy card!

Kimberly said...

Tenia - this card is FAB, girl! I love the houndstooth and that yummy bow!

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

I am loving this birthday card, T! Awesome ribbon treatment and love that embossed panel. :)
Happy Mother's Day!

Lisa Petrella said...

GREAT take on these challenges, Tenia!!! I especially LOVE the embossed numbers panel layered with that hip houndstooth pattern!!!

Arlene said...

Simple but perfect. Love the color combo and the distressed edges! :)

FLEUR de Lo said...

Love it. You tie perfect bows, btw.

FLEUR de Lo said...

Love it. You tie perfect bows, btw.