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Saturday, 8 August 2009

Happy Birthday Emma

Yesterday was a big day, my BFF's daughter Emma was 1 year old - I can't believe its a whole year since she was born - where does the time go??

Pamela has as bit of a thing for Charlie & Lola at the moment, so I thought it'd be a good idea to make a Lola card. I actually made 2 cards as I decided I hated the first one after I made it. Am not overly keen on this one either but its the better of the two. I kept it simple as Pamela doesn't think much of fussy embellishments - as regular readers will know she thinks the whole crafty thing is pretty gay lol

Anyway, here goes...

Image: Lola taken from a print and colour on the cbeebies site, coloured with promarkers; blush for her skin, rose pink and maroon for her cardy, pumpkin for her skirt, pastel blue and china blue for her shoes, forest green for the leaves in her hair and lemon for her hair.

papers are all Basic Grey - Cupcake, card is core'dinations, the greetings circle was punched from core'dinations card, the greeting was hand doodled with sakura white med gel pen, WRMK eyelets and the other core'dinations panel was punched with the MS doily lace border punch

Here's Lola's close-up...

9 comments:

Kim Dellow said...

Oh how cute Debbi, fabulous card, love the sentiment seal. Kim

Penny said...

omgosh, that's sooo cute. I secretly watch this show with my kids, I think lola is soo cute

shellshearer said...

so cute perfect for any one year old....

hugs shell xx

Judy's Crafty Moments said...

Great card and how very clever getting the image from the cbeebies site..I wouldn't have thought of that!! Love the way you have done the sentiment!! Have a look at your old posts...you have been busy while i was away..hope the dentists wasn't too horrific and I really want to see you with purple hair!!! LOL!!

Chat soon, Judy xx

Jane said...

Cute card! I have been looking for a Lola image...never even thought of the cbeebies site and Jude is on it most days!!
Jane:0)

Allissa (Lisa) said...

Hi Debbie, beaut card sweetheart. Thank you Debbi for the beautiful message you left for me the other day when I was feeling blue. This is my 1st chance of thanking you all. I have something on my blog for you inwhich I hope you will accept.

Sweet Hugs Deb.

Lisa.xx

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Debbi,i love the papers.

Hugs Riet.x

Kath said...

gorgeous card and great idea getting your image from CBeebies.....need a Bob the Builder...off to have a look...enjoy the rest of your weekend....big hugs kath xxxxx

Max said...

Never heard of Charlie and Lola but my excuse is that Cbeebies is not a favourite channel in our house any more.
Had to laugh at your friend and her 'gay comment. I'm old enough to remember when 'gay' meant 'happy' so I'm ok with that LOL!

Luv'n'Stuff
Max
xx