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Tuesday, 13 July 2010

Happy 40th Birthday - Party Animal!


Hiya! Hope everyone's enjoying the slightly cooler weather now. I know I am!

This card is for my sister's Husband who's 40 this weekend. Happy birthday, Ty! The image is another one from Clare Curd's "It's a man's world" range and I love it! I've paper-pieced his t-shirt and coloured the rest using my promarkers. The papers are from the rich green collection from papermania which was the first pad of papers I ever bought - yeeeeears ago! I'm entering it into a challenge at Creative inspirations challenge blog which is to use the oldest thing in your stash :-) It's also being entered into Paperplay challenges: Your number's up and Creative inspirations: On the move, cos I think the chappie here is quite a nifty little mover!
I also had a go at decorating the inside of the card. This is the first time I've tried it so you'll have to let me know what you think.
I also just want to thank everyone for all the lovely comments I've received just lately. You're all so kind. I really do appreciate them. Thankyou!
Love 'n' hugs,
Mel xx

10 comments:

Melly said...

Wow petal I love it!
He is a right wee mover hee! Love these green papers, have them hiding some where!!
The inside looks brill petal!
Hugs Melly xxx

Julie M said...

Great card, Mel. I love the inside too - I'm one of those who never decorates the inside (too stingy with my papers!!!!).

Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week.

Julie :o)

TheKatsWhiskers said...

LOVE your 40th card!! Reminds me... I have one to do!!

Jennifer said...

Grat fun 'man' card! xx Jenny xx

Sarpreet said...

Such a fab male card, love the layout and design,and the colours used. As always coloured in beautifully

Emma said...

A fabulous card Mel, love the image and gorgeous colours.
Thanks for your lovely comment on my PFP card, that set from Fred She Said just makes me laugh.
Hugs Emma
PS I have a £10 voucher giveaway on my blog if you would like to pop over and enter.

jude said...

What a lovely male card.thanks for taking time out to join in with us over at Creative Inspirations.Good luck hope to see you again in our next challenge
hugs judex

Nicki (LittleTed) said...

Brilliant card Mel - love the paper piecing on his t-shirt and the way you've cut him out, looks like he's dancing the night away!

Nicki, x

Liz, said...

Hiya, fabby card and good job on the inside.

Liz x

Mandy said...

Fab card Mel, hope Ty had a good Birthday. I love the insides decorated but don't often do it now due to time.
Thanks for joining us at Creative Inspirations
hugs Mandy xx