Tuesday, January 19, 2010

Sweet Wishes......

First off I want to say thanks to everyone for there sweet birthday wishes and cards!! I had some lovely mail today for my birthday!! Thank you so much ~ means the world to me!!!! Also thanks so much La La Land DT for your very sweet and touching CASE my cards blog hop! What a lovely idea ~ I throughly enjoyed it thanks so much!!!

Now for today I have a birthday card that I made for my niece who turns 9 on Friday. I followed Judy's lovely sketch from the Quixotic Paperie challenge and also it fits the bill for A Spoonful of Sugar's Lots of Layers challenge. I got some new Belles and Whistles stamps the other day from the new Sweet Things collection and just had to ink this one up!! Isn't she so cute ~ love that the new stamps can be used for Valentines and year round as well!!! (Thanks again to Summer for having me as a guest DT for Nov/Dec. it was so fun and I loved getting to know the DT!!)

Paper ~ K and Co. PTI ~ Kraft paper
Inks ~ distress inks and twinkling H20's
Accessories ~ Ribbon ~ Emma's paperie, Flowers ~ Prima, Pearls ~ Kaiser Crafts

Well thats it for today!! Thanks so much for stopping by and I hope each of you have a wonderful day!!!

27 comments:

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Such a gorgeous card Kathy!! I love this and your coloring is stunning!! :) HUGS

Rachel said...

Happy Belated Birthday! LOVE this card, the colors are just so beautiful and soft and all the layering and embellies are really pretty. Wonderful job :0)

Jane said...

Wow Kathy this is sooo gorgeous!! Love the colours and your gorgeous details and colouring. stunning card! hugs, Jane xx

Danielle said...

Happy Birthday Kathy! This card is gorgeous - the image is beautiful and you've done a wonderful job as always putting your card together! Fab details!
Hugs, Danielle

Vicky said...

Beautiful card Kathy and belated birthday wishes. Hope you had a lovely day!
Hugs, Vicky ~X~

Kim Y. said...

Totally gorgeous, Kathy! You always amaze me with your creations! Love them all! Happy Birthday to you!!!! Hope you have a GREAT one!

Angelwood said...

Oh, Kathy, this is beautiful! Honestly, I had to catch my breath on this one. She is so pretty! hugs, Angela

Ageeth said...

Great card! great coloring

Brocéliane said...

superb card Kathy :)

Kim Piggott said...

Oh Happy Birthday Kathy!!!!!
Your card is utterly divine!
She is gorgeous and so beautifully coloured!
Loooove that paper and detail!
Superb!
hugs
kim x

Ingrid said...

Happy birthday to you!! And such a lovely card to show on your own birthday... I like it very much, the stamp is so cute and you made it look even more beatifull with all the details!
Hugs, Ingrid

Pam said...

I love your style. Your cards are just gorgeoous! You have a new follower because I don't want to miss one card that you make.
~Pam
http://stampsinc.blogspot.com/
come visit me sometime.

Nikki said...

I didn't know it was your birthday!!

Hope you had a good 'un xxx

Your card is so very pretty, thinkI'll be checking out that layers challenge myself...

raindropecho said...

This is such a stunning card! Love all the lace and the distressing - just perfect!!
- Ann

Tara said...

This is totally stunning Kathy and the papers are so pretty, love it!
Hugs Tara xx

Irina said...

Happy Birthday Kathy!!! Your card is awesome as always!!
Hugs!!
:) Irina

Kim Dellow said...

Hope you had a wonderful birthday. Just beautiful card Kathy. Thanks for joining us at Quixotic Paperie Challenges this week. Kim

Di said...

Oh just how gorgeous is this image and your card and layout is just fabulous!! adorable, i love it!
This will be a card your niece will keep forever!
p.s happy belated birthday

Hugs Di xxxx

Dena said...

Oh, I'm sorry I missed your birthday so "HAPPY BIRTHDAY KATHY"!!!!
Love your gorgeous card. This last batch of EB from Belles and Whistles was totally awesome huh?! I love this one! Beautiful coloring!
Hugs, Dena

Sue from Oregon said...

Sweet card and Happy Birthday!!

Tammi said...

I had to have her to, she's really sweet! This is beautiful Kathy, love all the sentiments and your wonderful coloring. Happy Birthday!!! ~Hugs

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Hope you had a great birthday Kathy!
Your card is just gorgeous...beautiful colouring and such pretty accents.
Thanks for joining us at Quixotic Challenges.
Hugs
Carole x

Elaine aka Quixotic said...

Stunning, Kathy!!!

Hope you had a lovely birthday.

Thank you for playing along with us at Quixotic Challenges!

Debbie said...

This is just gorgeous Kathy,Love the chocolate and pink colour combo,Hugs Debbie x

debby4000 said...

Hope you had a wonderful day. Wwonderful card, beautiful details and such a cute image.
luv
Debby

having a {me} day said...

Belated Happy Birthday!`I didn't know! This card is so beautiful! That image is gorgeous and you colouring is superb. I may have to get this one! Love what you have done with the papers and all the added extras, so pretty! Keeleyx

Iren said...

I just love this adorable card Kathy!!! So cute and wonderful!

Hugs