Thursday, 31 March 2011

Digi Doodle Shop's Birthday!

Good afternoon, peeps and I hope it is a truly good one for you! This week is Digi Doodle Shop's first birthday so, naturally, the challenge for this week is 'Birthdays' and here is my offer:

The image I've chosen is called 'Happy Birthday Cupcakes' and you can buy it from the store here. As you can see, I've coloured it on to a banner that's been hoisted on to the tree by the two cuties who appear courtesy of the Prima 'Jack and Jill' DP! It's coloured with Copics and Promarkers with a little help from their friends the Prisma pencils but I'm sorry I don't have the colours for you because things have been really hectic here for the past week but more of that in another post. I was so short of time to get this card completed in time for the challenge that I just pushed the pens away as soon as the colouring was done. Anyhoo, I can tell you that the flowers are from Wild Orchid Crafts and the butterflies were punched with a Martha Stewart punch. It's rather a sad challenge for me because it's my last one for the DDSB Design Team since I've decided to step down because of pressure of other work. My teamies have been fantastic and I'm sorry to be leaving them and Judy and Joy, the owners of DDS but at least I know that I'll see them around Blogland. Thank you for looking today and I hope I'll see you all around Blogland, too. Enjoy the rest of your day!


13 comments:

  1. You found the perfect way to use that beautiful piece of paper without covering up the scene. Looks fantastic Diane! Thanks for sharing this crafting adventure with me and I wish you well on your future craftiness. Hugs!

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  2. Diane,
    Your card is so creative! I love how you incorporated in the dp.
    Hugs,
    Julie

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  3. Oh Diane that is gorgeous I love it. with hugs Shirleyxxx

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  4. Beautiful card Diane. The image works so well with the paper!
    Clairex

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  5. Cute, cute card. I just love the stamp!

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  6. Lovely card and what a clever idea to use the image as a banner and then to use those two little darlings to play a part in the scene.
    A fantastic piece of artwork.

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  7. This is adorable Diane. I love it. I will be so sorry to see you go and it has been lovely working with you. I wish you all the very best for the future.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

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  8. Yummy!! Your papers are gorgeous!!! It's been a blast lady!! Stay in touch and you know I will be popping in now and then to drool over your coloring ; )
    Hugs~
    Dana

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  9. This is super great Diane ! How much you have made out of the words, by useing this paper and your great coloring. Thank you for being such a great teammate :O)
    Hugs and love, Jóna

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  10. The colours you've used are stunning, see you in blogland, been fab being on the team with you
    Ruth x

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  11. Hi Diane! This card is adorable. Your choice of colors is perfect and I just love the cupcakes. Thanks for stopping by my blog! Hugs!

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  12. Hi Diane! I love your card it is so creative and just makes me smile! Fantastic Girlfriend!
    Big Hugs!

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  13. Oh Diane thats one stunning card, I love it. with hugs Shirleyxxx

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