Monday, August 24, 2009

Up Up and Away


Before I get to my card I would like to say that I am sorry for disappearing this last week. About a month ago I got a promotion at work and as a result I have been very busy and putting in a lot more hours at work. I am hoping that now that school (for those of you that don't know I work at at a school) has started for us I will get back into my regular schedule. So on to my card....

I made this card for my son's birthday this week, he will be nineteen (how did that happen?) It also is for 9 different challenges , a personal best for me! I will list them all below. Thank you for stopping by.




Challenges:
#1 StampTV: Pot luck Friday: to use at least two buttons
#2 Pile it on: good things come in threes plus one or more other challenge
#3 Hope Stamps Etrenal: Inspiration
#4 Stamp Something: Birthday Somethings
#5 ABC-Challenge: B is for Buttons
#6 PaperPlay Challenges: Sketch
#7 A Spoonful of Sugar: Travel
#8 Gingersnap Creations: Rainbow, use as many of the colors from the rainbow as you can
#9 Crafty Creations Challenge: Tags


Card Details:
Stamps: Eclectic Summer, Happy Camper, Whimsical Autumn- Gina K Designs
Paper: pure luxury white (120#), rocket red GKD, brilliant blue (SU), June Bug Basic Grey
Ink: memento tuxedo black, copics, taken with teal
Other: nestabilities, cuttlebug, buttons, tag punches, star punch, silver pearls, ribbon

18 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card, I love the balloon and the bright colours.

    Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week :) Good luck!

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  2. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations with this beautiful, bright card!!

    Saskia :)

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  3. What a fun Birthday card and great use of color! Thanks for playing along at Gingersnap Creations!

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  4. Holy cow Bren - you are blowing us outa the water - NINE (NINE???) challenges with ONE card! You are amazing!!! Great job - great card! Your DS will love it! Congrats on your work promotion - how you have time to created beauties like this AND work full time is beyond me! Big hugs - have a good day!

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  5. Lovely bright card - great colour! Thanks for playing at Crafty Creations! Cheers Claire x

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  6. Super fun card! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations and Gingersnaps.

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  7. beautiful work. Thanks for joining us at CCC this week.

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  8. Gorgeous card, Brenda. I love the bright colours you've used and the image too (we saw hot air balloons on our holidays last week - sigh - back to school next week for me too!)

    Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week.

    Julie

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  9. Fab card!
    Thanks for joining us at the ABC Challenge this week!
    Helen x

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  10. Colorful and fun, great card Brenda!! Thanks for playing the Crafty Creations challenge!!
    smiles,Deena

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  11. Hi ya brenda! oooh....I love this!!! beautiful!!! the buttons are fabulous!

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  12. Awesome card, so fun and cheerful. Way to go on all those challenges too. Thanks for joining in at PIO and Stamp Something this week. :)

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  13. Fantastic Brenda - OMG NINE challenges??? LOL that has to be a record. I also work for a school so I am busier than normal now that school has started - I am Director of Technology and boy am I kept hopping!!! That explains why I like you so much - I am just drawn naturally to school folks LOL (My mom was a teacher!)

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  14. Fabulous card - so bright and fun! Congrats on your new challenge record and thanks for playing with us at Pile It On!

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  15. WOW what a way to combine so many challenges. I just love the balloon image you used and the stars on it. Thanks for including it for Hope's Cupcake Inspiration challenge.

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  16. This is beautiful!

    Thanks so much for playing!
    Dee - Pile It On DT

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  17. Great bold card, Clever of you to fit in so many challenges with one make.

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