Sunday, February 13, 2011

a birthday card for my daughter

My daughter was born on Valentine's Day! I know that she gets tired of hearts for her birthday but here goes! I did make another one that I am going to post next so I might give her that one instead. We are taking her out for supper tonight so we might have a long wait because of Valentine's Day! I have created this for 6 challenges.

Penny Black #38-Pretty in Pink
Just Us Girls # 71-Spotlight Technique
Friday Sketchers #141
Saturday Challenge #121- a Stamped Flower
Cute Card Thursdays #151-Hearts and Flowers
Penny Black at Allsorts February Challenge-Say it with Flowers

The paper that I used is Daisy D's and Melody Ross for GCD. I cut the hearts using my Spellbinder and Cuttlebug. I embossed the white heart with a folder from StampinUp. The saying is a rub on. I used the Spotlight technique on this Penny Black image. This is a fun technique to do! The border punch and leaves for the flowers are Martha Stewart. I added white daisies. Thanks for stopping by!

16 comments:

  1. Well, now that I see this one, I think it is very special because of the hearts! Just too cute, will be a hard decision, but whichever one you decide on, she is going to love it. Love the spotlight technique, haven't done that in a long time......enjoy your dinner with your kiddo.

    Hugs
    Sue

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  2. Nice job with this weeks spotlight technique!

    Thanks for playing along with Just Us Girls this week!

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  3. Hi Julia

    What a gorgeous creation - I love your spotlighting!!

    Beautiful layout and embellishments.

    Thank you for sharing with Penny Black at Allsorts this month.

    Love Jules xx

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  4. Wow this is fabulous! I love this image and how you've highlighted with the heart! Thanks for joining in with this weeks PBSC!

    Love Beth xx

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  5. Beautiful spotlight,
    this is so lovely technique!

    Thanks for playing with us
    at Penny Black @ Allsorts;-))m

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  6. Love the way you spotlighted one of the flowers, it really makes it pop, the hearts make the card gorgeous.

    Thanks for sharing at Penny Black at Allsorts.

    Love
    Maarit

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  7. This is sooo beautiful!!! I love your take on the spotlight with the heart shape as the spotlight! What a great take on the challenge!!! Wonderful work! So glad you could play along with us at Just Us Girls!!!

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  8. Just lovely! Thank you for joining us at Cute Card Thursday!

    Julie

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  9. Fabulous card! Love how you spotlighted one of the flowers with a heart!
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at penny black at all sorts!

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  10. a beautiful card. thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday.
    hugs, annie x

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  11. Gorgeous

    Thanks for joining our "Stamped Flower" challenge on SECRET CRAFTER SATURDAY CHALLENGE :)

    Hugs Jane x

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  12. beautiful card julia......thanks for joining in the fun at Penny Black Saturday....hugs kath xxx

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  13. Totally adorable - love the half-flower spotlight! Thanks for playing along with JUGS this week. We appreciate your participation. Have a great week - hope to see you again Saturday.

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  14. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

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  15. Congrats on being spotlighted by Just us Girls for this wonderful card!!

    Hugs
    sue

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