Monday, October 17, 2016

Mark & Carol's 35th Anniversary

Our good friends are celebrating their 35th Anniversary and I thought this was the perfect image for them!  This is Stella and Gus from Bugaboo and can be purchased for $3.00.  I colored them with copics, glossy accents for their glasses, and cut out with Lawn Fawn large stitched rectangle die.   DP from Doodlebug Designs, coral and green cs from Smith Crafts.  I didn't have any matching ribbon, so I colored white ribbon with the same color as her dress, sentiment heat embossed with black embossing powder, gems from The Paper Studio, and walnut stain distress ink.

A traditional gift for 35th anniversary is coral, modern gift is jade, and gem stone is Emerald...how I chose my color pattern.


Challenges:

Catch The Bug October 2016 Bingo (Ribbon, Distress, Sentiment)
Come and Get It Recipe Challenge - 3 papers, 2 embellishments, 1 image
Crafting From The Heart - ATG
Crafty Catz Challenge #342 - All Tied Up
Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper October 2016 Challenge
Inspiration Destination Challenge #107 - ATG
Penny's Paper Crafty Challenge #299 - ATG
Polkadoodles Crafting Challenge #40 - ATG
Through The Craft Room Door Challenge Week Oct 11 - ATG

10 comments:

  1. Can't but love this couple can you. Fun colorful paper and great call to color the ribbon with a matching color, I tend to forget to use tricks like this...

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  2. Love, love, love Gus and Stella! Awesome card!!

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  3. Brenda, your card is a lot of fun, and is perfect for an anniversary card. I'm sure it will be loved!

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  4. Fab make. Thanks for joining us in our Anything Goes challenge at Polkadoodles
    Anjie (DT)

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  5. You gotta love Stella and Gus for any occasion. What you did made me smile. CAS is perfect and your friends will love the card.

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  6. Cool card, these two make any card look awesome..Beautiful colours on this gorgeous creation...xx {aNNie}

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  7. This is lovely thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Catz. And good luck, hope to see you again soon.
    Caz CC DT.
    My Blog
    Crafty Catz

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  8. Such a fun image Brenda..FABulous colours and design. Your ribbon fits perfect. Such a great idea.
    Chrissyxx

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  9. A fabulous card and great image. Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    Kath x

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  10. Great card and love this image. Thanks for joining us for our Anything Goes Polkadoodles Challenge

    Karon DT, Polkadoodles

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