Saturday, May 8, 2010

In the pocket...

...that's where you'll find the birthday greetings in this card.  This is a pocket card.  I thought I had a simple idea for this card, but the process just didn't flow  : /  grrrrr...it took a LOT longer than I expected to make this card.
But, I am pleased with how it turned out.
I will be posting this card to the "Just Us Girls" challenge.  This will be the very first challenge that I have participated in.  I've wanted to do this for a long time, and finally worked up the nerve to do it!  By the way, you can see the JUGS blinkie in the far right column of my blog page.  There are a lot of challenges on various papercrafting sites.  Sometimes you could win a prize or sometimes recognition and getting your work posted on-line.

















The card "recipe" is:
Real Red CS from Stampin' Up!
Whisper white CS from SU!
g.c.d designer paper
EK Success wavy border punch
Slot punch from SU!
Happy Birthday 10 stamp from Stampabilities
Winter White EP from SU!
The ribbon is from Michael's

7 comments:

  1. Great card! I hope that you enjoy the JUGS challenges as much as I do!

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  2. This is beautiful Susie! Well done and I'm so excited that you decided to give our JUGS challenge a try. I do hope you'll come back and play some more - it's good to have you here. I love the red and white - it's so fresh and fun and the curvy edges are a lovely touch.

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  3. wow, I luv the red and white...so gorgeous.....nice pocket card...have a fabulous day!

    enjoy *~*

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  4. Susie ~
    What a GREAT card! I am so excited for you to join in a challenge. We have talked about it forever haven't we? You did a fantastic job! Good luck. Kris

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  5. Very pretty Pocket card Susie! I like the punched lacy border! Thanks so much for playing along with Just Us Girls - hope you come back & play next week in an all new challenge!

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  6. I'm so glad you decided to participate in our challenge! They are so fun and really do get you noticed! This is so fabulous! Love the red and white and the wavy border! Thanks so much for playing with Just Us Girls and we hope to see you next week!

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