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Sunday, September 16, 2012

Autumn Birthday

Good Morning; I hope you are having a great weekend. I went to a scrapbooking workshop yesterday and I had a blast. I love it when September roles around and the workshops start up again. Before I get to today's card, I want to ask if you have noticed the New Collab pic in my sidebar from Stitchy Bear Digital Stamps? It is a fabulous collection of digital images designed by several creators that you can get absolutely free with a purchase of $12.00. Just click on the link and it will take you right to Stitchy's store.
We have a super easy challenge for you this week at One Stitch At A Time:
#131 - Autumn
Here is my card, all done up in autumn colours:
Front View

Close-up of the glitter gel roller
(sorry this picture is so bright)

Close-up of the glitter flowers and stickles

Inside of my card
This week, we are sponsored by
Win a super selection of diecuts
To win this you must use a SBDS (Stitchy store)product

and for those that enter with none SBDS creations, win $3.00 to spend in our store.
Would you like more inspiration? Stop by all of my fabulous team mates blogs. You will find all of them in my side bar. They love visitors as much as I do :)
Card Recipe:
Card Base - The Greeting Card Factory
Cardstock - Copic White
Patterned Paper - CTMH "Olivia"
Ink - CTMH "Autumn Terracotta"
Ribbon - 3 Girl Jam Crinkle Ribbon
Flowers - Prima, Recollections & Dollarama
Glitter - Ranger Stickles "Orange Peel"
Sentiment - CTMH "Special Friendship"
Medium - Copics #C7, E000, E00, E31, E33, E39, Y11, Y15, Y17, YR00, YR02, YR04, YR07, Black #100; Creative Memories Precious Elements Metallics "Gold" & "Bronze"; Sakura Gel Roller "Clear Star"

I am entering my card into the following challenges:
The Poodles Parlour - Here Come the Girls
The Squirrel & The Fox - #26 Anything Goes
365 Cards - Day 199 Five for Fall (ribbon, colours, flowers, papers, ink & glitter)
C.R.A.F.T. Challenge - #172 Autumn
Deep Ocean - #34 Good-bye Summer
Simply Create Too - #22 Anything Goes
Forever Friends Monthly Challenge - September - Ribbon
As I look at the pictures of my card that I have loaded in to this post, I think I may try and take some better ones. These pictures don't do this card justice at all :(
Thanks so much for stopping by today. I will be posting another card very soon.
Hugs xo


  1. I miss going to workshops!!!! I'll have to find some to register too. They are usually such fun!

    Love the way you have colored this wonderful image. So pretty.

  2. Hi Tracey, your card is lovely, it has a lovely Autumn feel to it. I find photographing the cards really hard, they never seem to look as good as they do in real life. Judy x

  3. Oh, this is gorgous! I love the glitter and those flowers are fabulosu!

  4. Wow that's gorgeous i love the flowers too. The colours are fabby and lovely image. Hugs trisha fellow DT. x

  5. Tracey love your card. The sentiment is so sweet and those flowers are lovely with their glittery goodness.


    CraftyGirl Your Sister OAAST DT

  6. beautiful card Tracey and a warm welcome ;)
    Big hugs
    Doreen (DT Crafty Cardmakers)

  7. This is beautiful, Tracey!!! I'm sorry I've been MIA--been sooo busy and stressed and I've missed you! LOVE the autumnal colors you've used and your glitter gel pen looks fabulous! Excited to work with you at Crafty Cardmakers and please check the Technique Tuesday Crew Blog for some info! :) HUGS and see you again soon!!!

  8. What a gorgeous card. So cute design. I have worked for the Scratch Cards Printing and designing company and this design inspire me so much. I appreciate this.

  9. What a cool card, love your colouring.

    Thanks so much for playing along with The Squirrel and The Fox, I hope we will see you again soon!


  10. Great image and fantastic design. Love the colours.
    Thanks for joining us at CRAFT this week.
    Good luck Sheryl xx

  11. What a lovely Autumn birthday card - Thanks for joining the challenge at Forever friends Lisa (DT) x

  12. Very pretty card, the border of flowers are lovely. Thanks for joining in the Forever Friends Challenge. Donna x

  13. Tracey this is gorgeous. Love the Autumn colours and the abundance of pretty flowers :)

    Love Mandy xxx

  14. This is beautiful. Love those colors and how you colored your fairy. Love the glitter on her! :)


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