Monday, 11 July 2011

Two down .....

Here's the second of my three orders for 'special' birthday cards!
This time it's for a 60th Birthday early next month. The lady whose birthday has a fabulously flamboyant and dramatic dress sense so I thought this image of a 'Diva' from Mo Manning might fit! 
Don't you love her!

I decided to use a bold colour for this card - the papers are from Summer Driggs (Tiffany Collection) and I really like the aqua blue green colour.

Diva was coloured with promarkers and a liberal helping of Stickles used for her gloves.

 I outlined both image and sentiment with the same Stickles, added a large white satin bow and finally opened the pearl and rhinestone flourish packs that I bought some time ago and have been hoarding!
I also used some tiny pearls for Diva's necklace and earrings and a couple of sparkly gems on the flourishes on the base of the card. Bags of Bling!
The sentiment inside reads -
'have a historic 60th Birthday' (and no doubt she will!!! LOL)


Challenges -
Fairy Fun Fridays - Pearls and Swirls
Fab Friday - Recipe - Ribbon and pearls/rhinestones
Wags N Whiskers - Birthdays
Cupcake Craft - Choose from 150 challenges - and I chose Challenge #47 - Pearls and Swirls
Aud Sentiments - Use at least two words
Gingerloft Challenge - Make it Sparkle
   

25 comments:

  1. Totally FABULOUS all round Viv xx

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  2. Viv tis is amazing ive coloured her up but nothing as good as that!!!!! oh you are a clever boots lol, have a great evening still nothing on the dancer front darl xxxxxxx

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  3. love the attitude of this card, she is a fabulous diva

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  4. stunning card viv.i love the image and sentiment and fab colours and details :D

    xx coops xx

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  5. Oh my goodness this is Diva worthy for sure! Love the color and the Diva. Thanks joining us in a challenge over at Frosted Designs.

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  6. Wow, Viv your art just keeps getting more and more amazing. I LOVE them! I hope you're doing well... I've been on a blogging hiatus so I'm going to have to scroll through your older posts to get an update on you :)

    Renee

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  7. What an adorable card and such a cute saying. Love the colors and the bling. Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs this week.

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  8. A gorgeous card and the colour is beautiful :o)
    Jackie xx

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  9. Love this card Viv, such attitude, luv Georginax

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  10. All your cards are 'special' Viv. This is one fun card for what sounds like a fun lady. Love all the bling you've added too.

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  11. What an adorable card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

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  12. The colours are fantastic...Lovely card

    Thank you for joining us at Frosted Designs, I look forward to seeing more of your work

    Amanda

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  13. Another fabulous creation!
    Anne x

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  14. Oh what a wonderful and stylish card, it made me smile! Thanks so much for joining us at Cupcake this week. Good Luck. x

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  15. This is a card with attitude!! hehehe Love it!! Thanks for joining us at Frosted Designs.

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  16. Another stunner Viv and I love the colours, papers and image very much .. .. .. plus the lovely way you have put it all together of course!!!

    Love Jules xx

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  17. So sweet1 Love the sentiment! Many thanks for joining Frosted Designs this week.

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  18. Fabulous work, great image and colours. Thanks for joining us this week at CCC.

    Liza x

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  19. beautiful creation! Thanks for joining in our Sparkles challenge at Gingerloft! Gemma :)

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  20. Fabulous card! I so agree with the sentiment. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Hugs,
    julie

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  21. OH MY WORD!!!
    VIV This Is FAB!!!!!

    will be following your blog!!
    Love your work!
    Hugs
    Lorianna

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  22. Absolutely gorgeous, Love it, thanks for sharing with us at Gingerloft and good luck, Gaynor DT xx

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  23. What a great card Viv!! Love the colors and all the bling is perfect for 'the diva'. So glad you were able to join us at Aud Sentiments!
    Hugs,
    Denise

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  24. Thanks for joining the Aud Sentiments challenge!!

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