Sunday, March 18, 2012

New York Birthday

On Friday I made a birthday card for Maria and her husband Stephan. They both turned 50 and celebrated together... As they want to fly to New York City as a birthday present to themselves I made a NYC themed birthday card for them.

Stamp: "Liberty Riley" from Riley & Company
Sentiment: DoCrafts Alphabet Dies "Abracadabra"
Ink pad black
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell
Sketch: Sketch Saturday (I didn't get to enter it into the challenge though)
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities, DoCrafts Alphabet Dies "Abracadabra", Magnolia Doohickey
Embossing folder "starry night" & "sun rays" from Craft Concepts
Plain papers and cardstock from my stash.

I am entering the card in the following challenges: 

the paper shelter challenge 55 - for the boys 
cute card thursday challenge 208 - happy 4th birthday 
crafts and me challenge 75 - let's see circles 
totally paper crafts challenge 108 - male card 
ladybugs crafts ink challenge - anything goes 
fun with shapes and more challenge 105 - Streifen   (I used a striped pattern for embossing the blue paper)
lothian crafts challenge 24 - 2 main colours  (red & blue)


  1. Wonderful USA Look ... great card!
    Thanks for joining us at Fun with shapes and more.
    XOXO Michi

  2. Great card. Love the colours and perfectly themed.

  3. Beautiful card!
    Many thanks for joining in the
    ♥Cute Card Thursday Challenge♥
    this week! Debxx

  4. Fabulous creation, great image and colours. Thanks for joining us at Crafts and Me this week. luv gina xx

  5. Hi ya
    a fabulous card, lovely papers great design,thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, sue,x

  6. I love the bright colours and its great for 2 friends who are going to New York. Thanks for joining our challenge Elaine


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