Thursday, March 22, 2012

Sweet Little Girl - Birthday card



I used my Gypsy and Cricut 
to cut out the silhouette of the little girl (from a childs year cartridge),
the flower boarder (from 3 Birds - Straight from the Nest cartridge),
and the sentiment (also from the 3 Birds - Straight from the Nest cartridge)

Using the 'cheater' method I attached some pretty blue ribbon to the base layer of the card front. 

I used my Zig 2 way glue pen to adhere everything together.
(Its quickly becoming my favorite adhesive)

I colored the flower boarder with my alcohol based Prismacolor markers,
then I added an oval shaped pearl to their centers,
and to finish I used Glossy Accents to make the flowers really pop. 


In retrospect I wish I had used a lighter shade of green for the background, I still think it works I just wish the words stood out a little more. Maybe I could coat them with Glossy Accents . . . 

Anyway, these are the challenges I would like to enter this card in: 
   Crafty Calender Challenge March challenge - Spring clean (everything used was from my scrap box, except the Cricut and Gypsy of course)
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge - CCCB Challenge #2
- Ribbon and/or Lace!
Truly, Madly, Crafty Challenge Blog March challenge
- color inspiration photo
Little Clair challenge #19 - Spring / Easter
Really Reasonable Ribbon's Ramblings   RRR challenge #44
- Spring with ribbon
Milk Coffee challenges challenge #1- anything goes
Paper Crafting Journey PCJ challenge #5- pretty pastels
Cute Card Thursday challenge #209 - anything goes
Splendiferous Creations: Bloggers Challenge - They say it's your Birthday - Bloggers challenge
The Poodles Parlour Challenge - anything goes
Simply Create Too  challenge #9 - 'Its Spring!?!'
Crafty Ann's challenge #61 - spring into Spring!
Jellypark Friends Challenge National Craft Month challenge - favorite item; my cricut gypsy
scrabookaholic by Abby  Dilo En Espanol Challenge #4
- anything goes
wags n Whiskers challenge #75 - luck of the irish - use green
Just some lines - spring cleaning challenge
3 colors of cardstock scraps 1yr+
pearls bought last Oct. when I got married
patterned paper also bought last Oct.
Totally Gorjuss challenge challenge #123 - Spring!








24 comments:

  1. This is so very beautiful, I love it BittyKitty!! Thx for joining us at our very first MilkCoffee challenge and hope to see you again!

    Mary J x

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    1. Thank you so much Mary J, that means a lot to me. By the way I love your blog, keep up the great work :)

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  2. This is a lovely project, Rachel - I like the silhouette of the little girl and your flower border.
    Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    x

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  3. such a sweet card...thanks for sharing at just some lines

    Tina
    dt

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  4. Very pretty, thanks for joining us at Jellypark Friends and at Just Some Lines! :)

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  5. Adorable Spring Birthday Card, thanks so much for playing with us at Simply Create Too & the CCCB.

    hugs, Marjo

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  6. super cute.love the spring feeling.This is one of my top carts.Love the border of flowers.Thanks for joining us at milk coffee stamps first challenge.Hope to see you soon again.

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  7. Beautiful card, love the silhouette images on a child's year cartridge. Lovely colours. Thanks for joining us this month at Crafty Calendar Challenges.
    Kim xXx

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  8. This is a pretty silhouette card, love the elements in the bg... Thank you for joining in MCS first challenge and good luck to you too!

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  9. The cute faux sidewalk works great on this adorable
    Card. Thanks for playing with us ay Simply Create Too.
    Erica (Simply Create Too Design Team.

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  10. The cute faux sidewalk works great on this adorable
    Card. Thanks for playing with us ay Simply Create Too.
    Erica (Simply Create Too Design Team.

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  11. Thanks for playing with us at Just Some Lines Spring Cleaning!
    Love, Laura
    ps- don't forget to check out my blog for the extra goody box for my followers (getting close to 100!)

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  12. A very cute card. Thanks for joining at Just Some Lines.

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  13. Such a cute card and thanks for playing along with Really Reasonable Ribbon challenge!

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  14. So cute card !!!!! gracias por participar con Scrapbookahilic by Abby

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  15. Great card! Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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  16. Very sweet card, Love the little girl silhouette.

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  17. Beautiful! Thanks for sharing with us at Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog!

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

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  19. So cute! Love the silhouette!
    Thanks for playing at Wags N Whiskers!
    Muscade

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  20. Rachel: wonderful Spring card--love your silhouette. Thank you for entering Simply Create Too's Challenge #9--"It's Spring???" Don't forget: Our new challenge begins this coming Friday.

    Diane
    Simply Create Too Design Team Member
    http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

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  21. How pretty! Thank you for playing with us at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog! Best of luck in the draw!
    Hugs,
    Karen C (TCCCB DT)
    www.busybusyhoneybee.wordpress.com

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  22. Lovely card thanks for joining us at Little Claire this month.

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  23. Super cute card!!! Thank you for entering Dilo En Espanol!

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