Friday, May 15, 2015

Happy Birthday Sandie!


Hi everyone.  The party's started ... check it out!






Come join in the fun.  Make a birthday card for Sandie (London Days) and join the party.



I know that Sandie loves to watercolour ... and she is partial to pinks and oranges, and also loves to add gold embossing to her cards.  So I made the card above with all of these features.  It is currently whisking it's way across the globe and hopefully she'll receive it soon. :)


Happy Birthday Sandie!!
Enjoy your special day!



The background is made with the Saturated Watercolouring technique with gold embossing for the flower image and sentiment.









Stamps:  Softly (Penny Black); A Little Sentimental (Clearly Besotted)
Paper:  White card base and banner (Neenah); Watercolour (Arches 140 lb. cold press)
Ink:  Versamark
Accessories & Tools:  Liquid Watercolour Concentrate (Dick Blick); water mister, gold embossing powder (Hero Arts) heat tool


22 comments:

  1. Wow, I love that beautiful watercolour background with the gold embossing! Gorgeous Loll and perfect for Sandie - thanks for joining the party :)

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  2. Loll what a fabulous card your background is just stunning....

    Anne

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  3. Thank you Loll, this is so special and you know I love that touch of pink, huge hugs x

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  4. Absolutely stunning loll. Gorgeous background and image and simple perfect for Sandie!
    Thanks for joining the party. X

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  5. Gorgeous colours, Lolly. The orange and pink are divine! Thanks so much for linking up at Sandie's Birthday Party xx

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  6. WOW! That sure is one gorgeous card taht I would just LOVE to receive!! FAB-YOU-LOUS Loll!! Have a lovely weekend my friend! Hazel xx

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  7. What a beautiful card Loll! I love the focal flowers, simple yet elegant! Such a stunning whirlwind of colours in the background, lucky lady to receive such a beauty! hugs :)

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  8. Hi Loll,

    Stunning card, love the background colour, so gorgeous. Beautiful as always.

    Love & hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  9. Loll, this is a really beautiful card!! Just love how you've created the background and Sandie will really enjoy it! ;)

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  10. Swooning over your background, Loll! Have to look this up - just gorgeous, as always!

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  11. Love that bright cheery background with the gold embossing and the white just makes the whole panel shine. :)

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  12. The gold embossing is so elegant and subtle against the watercolour background! Beautiful!

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  13. That gold embossing is so pretty against that gorgeous background! You are the queen of gorgeous backgrounds, Loll!

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  14. Love your added bright pink with your orange saturated watercolored background. Your gold embossed lined flowers image is the perfect touch. TFS and for the party invite:-)
    Hugs, Nancy

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  15. Wow, loving that pink and orange background Loll! So pretty are those colors in watercolor. Love that you embossed your flowers with gold embossing powder on top of the lovely watercolor. I say you have a winner in this birthday card and I bet Sandie will love it too! Hugs, Brenda

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  16. Wow, Loll ... that saturated colour is stunning ... and so gorgeous with the gold embossed blooms ... simply lovely! Anita :)

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  17. It's so special that you can make a card with all the things Sandie loves on it. And gorgeous besides!

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  18. Oh my goodness, Loll...this card is absolutely GORGEOUS! Your water colored background is so striking and the blooms are the perfect touch! Sandie will treasure this card, for sure!

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  19. Beautiful colors and so pretty with the embossed gold!

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  20. Such a warm and totally stunning card for the birthday girl! Simply beautiful, Loll!

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  21. Wonderful, the sunny colours!
    Hugs
    Ela

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  22. Perfect card for Sandie...absolutely perfect!
    Hugs~c

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Thanks so much for leaving a comment. I love hearing from you! Loll :)