Sunday, March 18, 2012

Birthday Card For A Few Challenges

Good Morning!! I am home today from Church with a sinus cold/headache. I thought I had managed to go without one this winter but low and behold it snuck up on me. I am very glad that it happened this weekend and not next because next weekend I am going out of town for my Birthday!!. Speaking of birthdays I have 5 birthdays this month to celebrate!! The card that I made is for the little boy my mom and I babysit. He will be 2 on the 22nd and is the only boy we have in our daycare. I had all the cuts ready for the card but was stumped as to what I wanted to do with them. When I saw Terry's blog post A La Card Monkey and saw that it was there 100th challenge and it was a sketch I thought that's it I will use the sketch to create the card!! Here is the sketch:



Here is my card:


What I Used:
B Is For Boys: Robot cut at 2.5"
K Andrew Designs Art Stamps : Owl Hoo "Happy" "2"
                                                     Coffee & Tea For You & Me "Birthday"
My Creative Time : Hello Spring Set  "Egg Die For balloon"
Momento Ink:Tuxedo Black
Black Gel Pen

Owly Hoo Buy HERE


Coffee & Tea For You & Me Buy HERE

When I first saw sketches I didn't really have an interest in using them. When I entered the Peachy Keen sketch challenge I realized I loved working with Sketches, it makes things alot easier!!

I am also entering this card into 4 other challenges:

Crafting When We Can : Challenge #14: One For The Boys
Totally Paper Crafts : Challenge #108 : Male Cards
Pile It On : Challenge # 12 Up In The Air
Cute Card Thursday : Challenge #208 Happy 4th Birthday CCT

Have A Great Day!!

God Bless!!

Kristan

15 comments:

  1. This super adorable Kristan. He will love it!

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  2. Kristan, I am so happy you are joining our Crafting When We Can Challenge this week !! Love you little robot card... so perfect for a 2 year old little guy ! Thanks for playing along :)

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  3. Very Cute!!! Love the black accents on your bold color combo!!! Perfect for a 2 year old!!! Thanks for playing along with A La Card Monkey, GD Diane

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  4. What a great card for a child's birthday. And, I love that you added personal touch of the age. Thanks for sharing this super cute card with us at Pile it On this week.

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  5. Beautiful cards!
    Many thanks for joining in the
    ♥Cute Card Thursday Challenge♥
    this week! Debxx

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  6. Awesome card Kristan... Love the colors and that cute robot!! Great job on this birthday card:) TFS!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  7. I hope you are feeling better, Kristan. This card is so adorable!! I love the sweet robot!! What a perfect card for a 2 year old boy!! Great job as always, my friend :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  8. I love the robot and your entire card! I hope you're feeling better soon. Thanks for taking part in our A La Card Monkey challenge.

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  9. What a fun card! Love the little martian. Thanks for joining us this week at Totally Papercrafts.

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  10. Hope your cold's on the mend. Very cute card. TFS.

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  11. LOve love the robot!! Perfect for a boy birthday. Thanks for joining us at A La Card Monkey for our 100th Challenge. And Happy Birthday next week!!

    Hugs
    Shirley

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  12. Wat a sweet card for a little guy - and that robot is adorable! Thanks for joining us at Pile It On this week!

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  13. Great card Kristan, the vibrant colours are perfect for a young boy, wonderful theme too.

    Thank you for sharing your wonderful work with us at Crafting When We Can Challenges. :-) xx

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  14. I'm so sorry you were ill! I've got that bug now and it's no fun at all!
    Your card is perfect for a little guy. I love the little wind-up knob on your robot. How fun!

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