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Friday, 6 June 2014

Of the sweet years…


My favourite stamp company, Simply B Stamps, is turning four this month and us DT gals are celebrating with a blog hop featuring Betty’s awesome birthday collection of Betty Boos.  If you’ve come here from the lovely Irene’s blog you’re on the right track, if not, head on over to the SBS blog to start from the beginning as you aren’t going to want to miss any of the beautiful cards the talented DT have made.
My card features the gorgeous Birthday Goddess, loving the floaty toga she is wearing and her glorious hair!  I usually agonise over colours when I first start on an image and go looking for paper to make my card but not with this one.  Why?  Because I just used Betty’s favourite colours of course.

To make up my card I followed the current sketch at Digi Sketch, I’ve also got their optional twist of a stamp covered.  I did add in the bottom element to get my sentiment in, which comes with the image.  Birthdays are the theme over at Jo’s Scrap Shack so I am also entering my card there.

You all know how much I love my layers, a good thing too for this card where I wanted to cover off all of Betty’s favourite colours.  With all the layers I am linking this in Suzy Bee’s Bloomin’ Challenge.

Now head on over to the delightful Rebecca’s blog and check out the stunning creations she’s made with these fantastic Birthday Betty Boo images.  And if you’re a bit lost, I’ve got the full blog hop list at the bottom of my post.

Ingredients:
Copics
Skin E000, E00, E11, E21 (E02 cheeks)
Eyes B000, B02
Hair Y21, Y23, Y26, YR23
Outfit BG000, BG01, BG02, BG05, BG07, BG09
Sandals Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28
Cake & Candles N4, N6, N8, RV000, RV00, RV02, Y21, Y23, Y26, Y28, YR02, YR04, YR07, YR31, 100
Chalks & Powders etc
Lindy’s Stamp Gang Embossing Powder ~ Stardust Candy Rose
Pebbles Cream Chalk ~ Metallic Purple
Dies, SVGs & Templates etc
Spellbinders Nestabilities ~ Grand Large Labels, Labels Medium & Labels Small
Embellishments
Inks & Paints etc
Tim Holtz Distress Ink ~ Black Soot, Peacock Feathers, Spun Sugar & Victorian Velvet
Papers
Kaisercraft Violet Crush ~ Musk
Prima Optimist ~ Whimsy
Stamps
Challenges


Blog Hop List 
Corinne 
Celina 
Irene 
Emily (me)


Thanks for stopping by!

5 comments:

Catz said...

This is gorgeous, but all of your work is. :)

Kay Mowat said...

This gal is very sassy love her xx

Irene's Creations said...

Love the colors you chose. This is beautiful.

Hazel said...

Thanks for sharing your super creation for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 31: layer it - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT x

Stephanie M. said...

thanks for joining digisketch challenge : ) Great card ! cool image :)