Thursday, August 26, 2010

♪ ♫ Happy Birthday ♪ ♫ ♫

presents another INCREDIBLE Challenge this week

August 27 - September 2

This week's sponsor is Simon Says Stamps



The theme of this week's challenge is BIRTHDAY!

I created this Birthday card:

I think this is an adorable image; perfect for a birthday card. Miki is holding a yummy cupcake - a birthday cake!

To give Miki some dimension, I printed two identical images and layered Miki's head and torso.

Here's a closeup view:

Now, let's all sing a round of
♫ ♫ ♪Happy Birthday! ♪♫ ♫ ♫ ♪
and don't forget to participate in this week's Sew Many Challenges!

Image: SMC Miki Hanging from Balloon
Ink: Copic markers (Amethyst, Canary Yellow, Forest Green, Light Prawn, and Lipstick Red) and Prisma markers (Light Tan, Mediterranian Blue, and Sand)
Cardstock: Stampin' UP! (Daffodil Delight and Pacific Point)
Designer Paper: from my scrap file
Embellishments: Around the Block Birthday brad, Sheer Creations organdy ribbon, and four small red brads

8 comments: said...

ADORABLE!!! That paper is perfect!!!

Tammy Miller said...

Love the card Jeanette very cute!!!!!

Kym Weber said...

Awwww, Jeanette - absolutely too adorable! Love your card! The layering of Miki looks awesome! The designer paper is wonderful and goes perfectly! You've done a stunning job! Fabulous!


~Jeri~ said...

Perfect Jeanette!! Love the layered look and the paper just makes the image and card POP! Miki is too cute and you done a wonderful job coloring him!!! Beautiful work as always!!

sgc said...

Jeanette--fabulous designer paper! Love the card.

Melina said...

Awww, this is so cute! I love how you popped this little Dude up!!! :)

:: BlueInks :: said...

Great idea on the layering of Miki. Cute card.

Deanette said...

Really nice card Jeanette! All the balloons are great, nice work!