Saturday, September 1, 2012

Flip Flop Birthday Wishes

Here is a tropical summer birthday card for my lovely friend in Belgium.
I really hope she will like this wonderful easel-card...






Stamp: "Flip Flop Tilda" from Magnolia's Summer Memory Collection
Sentiment: WordArt
Pigment Ink Pad in black & brown
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell, Joy Crafts Decorative Chalks
Sketch: my own....
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities, Creatables, Memory Box Dies
Punch: Martha Stewart corner punch (I just cut the rest of the flowers myself...)
Papers: Shell Paper from Rayher (I think)
Stickles, shells, plain papers and cardstock from my stash.


I am entering the card in the following challenges:

stempeltraeume challenge 148 - nicht quadratisch
timbroscrapmania challenge 53 - summer fever
die kreativen stempelfreunde challenge 58 - besondere Kartenform
take time for you challenge 74 - anything goes
love to create challenge 30 - hand made flowers
emerald faeries challenge 30 - punches & dies
everybody art challenge 202 - anything goes
crafts and me challenge 99 - birthdays
simon says stamps challenge - anything goes
divas by design challenge 50 - let's celebrate
trimmies craft challenge 170 - shaped card
allsorts challenge 170 - anything but square
bunny zoe's crafts challenge 27 - summer
magnolia mania challenge 54 - lieblings magnolia stempel
southern girls challenge 52 - it's all about the flora (flowers)
abc challenge - w for wishes
stempel magie challenge 67 - besondere Kartenform


26 comments:

  1. Your card is lovely Melanie, I love the image sitting on the tropical beach with the swaying palm trees.

    Thank you for so much for sharing your gorgeous work with us at Allsorts this week.

    B x

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  2. A wonderful easel card. I love the shape. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT.
    Nikki x

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  3. Such a cute card! Everything about this little scene is so fun. :) Thanks for playing along in our 'Anything Goes' challenge over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge blog! xo

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  4. Sweet card, I like the tropical theme you've used here. Gorgeous die cut tree and flowers.

    Thanks for sharing this amazing artwork with our Flowers challenge this fortnight.

    Cheers,
    Kasey ~ in Oz
    Southern Girls DT

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  5. Beautiful card, love the scene you created and the shells, thanks for joining us at A & T Sketch challenge this fortnight.

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  6. Lovely Card.

    Thanks for playing us at Stempel Magie.

    XOXO Andrea

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  7. Clever card - brilliant using the shells as a 'stopper'. Thanks for joining us at CRAFT challenge this week - really good to see you. Hope we see you again soon.
    Hugs Sheryl xx

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  8. Great easel card and I just love the way you've done the fence it's very effective. Thank you for joining us at A & T Digital Designs (EFG). Good Luck xoxoxo

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  9. Na die ist ja süß geworden.
    Danke, dass du bei uns mitgemacht hast.
    Viele Grüße Doreen EAC-Team

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  10. Beautiful card, finished off perfectly. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls challenge cheers Sue x

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  11. lovely work my dear!
    thanks for joining us at TSM challenge!
    hugs
    Nicoletta

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  12. Oh my this is too cute!! Thank you for sharing with us at our handmade flower challenge over on the Love to Create Challenge blog!

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  13. WOW this card is super cute! so unique with the shells and little flowers. Lovely image by magnolia too :0) Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls in our flora challenge. XOX Tania

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  14. This is so nice. Beautiful design with perfect colors. How can i design so cute for the Plastic cards? I really appreciate this.

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  15. What a lovely easel card. Thank you so much for joining us at Take Time for You "Anything goes" this time. Hope to see you soon again.

    Hugs, Natascha

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  16. Very beautiful card! So much nice detail. Very well done! Thanks so much for entering A & T Emerald Faeries Challenge! Hope to see your talent in our next challenge too.
    Manderly
    xxxooo

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  17. Eine tolle Sommer-Easel-Karte hast Du gezaubert!!! Vielen Dank für Deine Teilnahme bei STEMPEL-MAGIE, hoffentlich bis zur nächsten Challenge!!! LG ANDREA

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  18. Hi Melanie,
    This fab. I love the gorgeous summer scene you've created. Tilda looks lovely. Thanks for joining us at Divas By Design this week.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  19. liebe Melanie... danke für deinen lieben Kommentar.. hab mich bei dir als Leserin verlinkt und möcht dir ganz schnell sagen, dass dieser Stempel von Whiff of Joy ist.. zusammen mit 5 andern wunderschönen Texten..
    liebe Grüsse Barbara

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  20. Melanie this is stunning! its so well thought out and put together
    Thanks for playing with the Diva's this week and good luck in the challenge
    Hugs Laurie xx

    PS
    I have a gorgeous candy if you would like to join in

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  21. Gorgeous creation love the fabulous shape.

    Thank you for joining us girlies over at Crafts & Me, hope you will join us again next time.

    Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx

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  22. Fabulous card. Thanks for playing along at CRAFT challenge. Sharon x

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  23. Wonderful beach scene!
    thanks to sharing with us at Stempel Magie
    Hugs

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  24. Eine schöne Karte...da kommt man direkt in Urlaubsstimmung!
    Danke für´s Mitmachen bei Stempel-Magie!

    Liebe Grüße,
    Yvonne

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  25. I am crazy late but still wanted to come by and say how much I adore this card!
    So unique!
    Just wonderful!

    Thanks for sharing at ABC!

    ~Leah

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  26. Richtig klasse deine Karte, tolle Idee mit den Muscheln als Halterung Sommerfeeling pur!
    Vielen lieben Dank für deine Teilnahme bei TTFY.

    LG
    Michaela

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment :-)

Melanie