Friday, 22 May 2015

Happy Birthday

Hi Bloggers.

I'm heading north east this afternoon for a demo at Apple Crafts in Chapel St Leonards near Skegness tomorrow. My daughter, Kathryn, is coming with me - hope she won't be too bored!

Here's today's card -

For the background, I ran a piece of Milk Card through the Grand Calibur with the Creative Expressions Fine Finials Embossing Folder.

I cut the Couture Creations Nostalgia die, the circular die from the Elissa Frames n Frills Die Set and the Birthday die from the Happy Birthday Everyday Essentials Die Set - all out of Rich Red Card.

I cut the little birdy from the Couture Creations 2 Tags & Bird Branch Die Set and the Happy from the Happy Birthday Everyday Essentials Die Set out of Milk Card.

I assembled the card as shown adding a couple of Cream Pearl Corners and piercing around the edges.

Thanks for stopping by.

Julia.
www.juliawattscrafts.co.uk

28 comments:

  1. Morning Julia, another pretty card today, enjoy yourself especially with your daughter.

    Enjoy your Friday, Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

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  2. Morning Julia, a beautiful card.
    June hope you saw my message on Sue's blog for you.
    Nancyd xx

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  3. Morning Julia.
    Thank you a lovely little card. If Kathryn gets bored send her out for candy floss, LOL, she could'nt get bored with a talented Mum to watch. Have a great time Kitty. Take care could be busy roads.

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  4. Hello Julia, such a wonderful card today, love the little birdy die. Have a good trip, stay safe, and say hi to Kathryn from me. Bx

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  5. Great card, love the bird on a branch.

    Michele

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  6. Morning Julia,

    Beautiful card, love the vibrant red, beautiful.

    Have a great day

    Love & hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  7. Good morning Julia today's card is gorgeous. I hope you have a safe journey and a great day tomorrow. Hugs Jackie

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  8. Hi Julia, Lovely card again the red makes it really stand out. Take care Jane B.

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  9. Lovely card Julia. ...have a good trip
    Luv Rach :)

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  10. Hi Julia. Lovely card, what a cute little bird. Have a good time in Chapel. I'm staying home today, need to build a couple of steps in the garden so hope it stays dry. SueL x

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  11. This one is beautiful , xxx

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  12. lovely card love the bird xx hazel

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  13. Morning Julia,
    Lovely card, cute bird. Enjoy your time with Kathryn, I'm sure she will be a great help[ to you.
    Lydia
    X

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  14. Hi Julia,
    Gorgeous card , just love that little bird. Have a great day tomorrow.
    Love Janet x
    from Wakefield

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  15. Hi Julia, I love this shade of red, looks lovely with white. Have a lovely weekend by the seaside. Hope the weather is kind to you. X Ros

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  16. Sounds really simple Julia but what a lovely card. The little birdie is so cute and the red and white is very effective. Pat x

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  17. Hello Julia and all

    Lovely card. A simple yet effective card. I really like the layering of the coloured elements. Thanks for sharing.

    Best wishes.

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  18. Morning Julia, A gorgeous card, beautiful in red and white and that gorgeous little birdie, gorgeous !!
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

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  19. Hi julia love today's card it's beautiful Kathryn won't be board she will be very proud seeing your fans I always get told off by my daughter when we go to craft fairs and I see people I watch on tele ect she says don't greet them as friends mum they don't know you from Adam love June horrocks xxxxx

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  20. Hi Julia
    Lovely card ,love the red and white xxx

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  21. Hi Julia, not usually a fan of red and white but really like this card. It has a bit of an oriental feel to it.
    Have a great weekend all, blessings - Deb C xx

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  22. Hi Julia, pretty card today. Take Care Melody xx

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  23. Hi Julia
    Another stunner in Red & White. Hope you have a lovely weekend.

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  24. A very striking card, love the red and white.

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  25. Hi Julia

    Love the colours. The little bird on the branch looks like he's singing in front of a big red setting sun. A really nice card. Have fun at your demo.

    Hugs,

    T x

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  26. Hi Julia,
    Lovely card!
    Drive carefully and have a good day
    Maria x

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