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Wednesday, 3 November 2010

Monster Birthday!

So, it's my brother-in-law-to be's birthday on Saturday, and I've managed to make 2 cards for him today....one from DH & I and one from my littlies. The first was SO quick and easy to make, thanks to a great download by Debbie at Crafty Stash.

















A simple case of layering up the pyramage, adding a name to the box and a little card-candy and there's even an insert included.
The second card was made using a Pollycraft digi called 'Beer Monster' which I have adapted to make a 'Coca Cola Monster!!'
 I coloured the image using my Promarkers, and the paper is a Pink Petticoat one (I bought this set a while ago and have used it so much, its great!) Some matting & layering, card candy (loving these atm!) ric-rac, a computer generated sentiment and a few tiny gems and voila!
 Oh yes, I also added his name to the T-shirt with some 3D stickers I've had for ages!

I'm going to enter this card (Monster Birthday) into the following challenges:
 Anything Goes Challenge blog, which is week #23, the letter 'B' .....my 'B' is 'BIRTHDAY!'
Paper Sundaes challenge #42....'For the Boys.'
Paper Players challenge #22 'Anything Goes.'
Incy Wincy Designs challenge #66...'Anything Goes.'
Papertake Weekly Challenge 'Penny for the Guy' (male card.)
Thanks for popping by.

Big Smiles from Ali x

11 comments:

deb.lauder said...

Sooo pleased that the hot chick came to you just in time Ali :D - I just love all the added extras that you've put on this card everything works sooo well :)

Now, do I love that monster card or what! He's totally fab - me thinks I may have to go do a little retail therapy over at Pollycraft now :D

Fiona said...

cool cards...love the beerr monster. Thanks for joining us at Paper Sundaes this week.

Fi

sue said...

great card thanks for joining us at anything goes x sue x

Lisa M. (aka. Lisabee) said...

Lovely cards!

Thanks for playing with the Paper Sundaes Challenge this week!
♥Lisa M.

Crystal said...

Such adorable card, love them both! Thanks for joining our challenge this week at Paper Sundaes :)

Heather "Hev" said...

Fun cards :) Bet the first one will get a lot of discussion :)


Thank you for playing along at Incy Wincy this week .
Hope to see you again

Heather my blog Vanilla Hevn
And the DT

Nikki said...

I see the 1st card's what every boy wants to find for his BD LoL great cards
Thanks for Playing Incy Wincy this Week
Hugs Nikki and the rest of the DT
Also don't forget to leave some comments on the DT's Blogs to be one of the lucky 3 winners
you don't have to comment on all but the more you do the better your chances are :) GOOD LUCK!!

Renee said...

What a great card. I'm sure he's absolutly gonna love it. hot hot hot!! Thanx for joining us at Incy Wincy this week. Hope to see you back again.
Renee DT

sandra said...

Loving the beer monster. Thankyou for joining us at Anything Goes. Love Sandra x

Shelley said...

What a fun image, love it. Thanks for joining in this weeks Incy Wincy Challenge. Hugs Shelley xx

Jill said...

2 gorgeous cards Ali i love the image on the first card the the 2nd card is just as beautiful thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx