Wednesday, 8 August 2012

New bump

One of my friends had great news to share this week - she's cooking a special little bump ;-)  Naturally I needed to make a card to celebrate this fact and it meant a chance to ink up a magnolia I bought for just such an occasion.

Nothing says happy to me like bunting so I was happy to see the challenge at Cupcake crafts this week and used that as my starting point for the card.  I picked out some MME papers and stuck the copic coloured and fussy cut image onto them but decided it needed something more to make it "happier".  The bingo challenge at ATS this week pointed me in the direction of buttons and embossing for emblishments so I added some ribbon, a little floral button and then heat embossed the congrats (waltzingmouse) sentiment directly ont the dp.

I'm also going to enter it into the following challenges:

Use Ribbon -

Anything goes -


  1. So cute. Love the image against the background paper

  2. Fabulous card Tara for such wonderful news! Love that image, thank you so much for playing along with us at ATS:)
    Val x

  3. Great card Tara love Tilda with a bump!!


  4. Hi Tara, what a fun card. Love the background paper in combination with the image and the nice sewing effect.
    Thank you very much for joining us at the Cards und More Challenge.
    Hugs Claudia

  5. Gorgeous - love how you coloured her hair and used that yummy paper!

  6. Love this card Tara!

    Thought I'd mention that the envelopes got finished :) Someone already looked into the Royal Mail postage side and apparently our numbers aren't high enough but I sure would be pleased if they were! Might be getting to time for someone else to take over I think!

    Di xx

  7. Love all this bright bunting Tara! Vicky x

  8. Hi Tara, thanks for sharing this super cute image which is so beautifully coloured with us at ATS, love the bright colours and the gorgeous background.


  9. What a great image and love the bunting paper...thanks for joining us at Cupcake Craft!
    Helen x

  10. Cute as a button Tara. Gorgeous card and I'm sure your friend will love it! Thanks for joining us at ATS this week.

    Karen x

  11. Adorable card!! Love the sweet Tilda image!! Thanks so much for playing along with The Pink Elephant Challenge!!

  12. Oh this card is lovely and soooo cheerful.

    Thanks for joining us at cards und more.



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