Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Bus, Bunting, Birthday


Here I used an old Penny Black stamp - I stamped it on gloss cardstock and coloured it with markers, which is why it has a slightly smudgy look. The background and bunting are from  printed from Papermania  Portobello Road CD.  For the sentiment, I combined a frame from Portobello Road and a sentiment from Papermania Happy Birthday CD.

Actually, on screen this card has a slightly more pinky look to the reds than in-real-life . My partner owns a bus like this one (minus the animals!), so I made this card with men in mind.

I'd like to enter:
CD Sunday  something beginning with b
Penny Black Saturday masculine
Male Room transport
Fussy and Fancy  birthday

16 comments:

  1. Such a fantastic card=love the bunting

    Chrissie xx

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  2. What a lovely coloured image and the bunting looks great. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday DT

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  3. Fabulous card! Love the image and your colouring is brilliant! The bunting is a cool fun element too! xxx

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  4. Eeek! You have some fabulous images and this is such a wonderful card! I like the colouring and fancy your partner having a bus!

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  5. I love the image of all the animal passengers. I want to know what the hedgehog upstairs is pointing to.
    Beautifully put together. Thank you for sharing this with us.
    Carol xx
    CD Sunday DT

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  6. Ooohhh Marina you've done it again!!! Another fabulous card ......I love the bus and all the animals....great image. Thank you for joining us at CD Sunday. Wynn DT

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  7. It's a fun image and even more so considering your partner has one IRL! Great image for cards to or from him, a nice alternative to frogs:)

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  8. Hello Marina
    This is a fabulous card...
    Thanks for joining us at PBSC this month
    Hugs Sylvie x

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  9. What a fabulous stamp and beautifully coloured too, great card and thanks for joining us at CD Sunday.
    sue-b DT x

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  10. Fab card really British looking fab for the queens birthday celebrations love those papers I've not got the portobello road cd I think I need to look out for that one Debbs xx

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  11. Wow! Beautiful card! Lovely desing and cute image! Love it!
    Thank you very much for sharing this beauty with us at FFFC. Good luck and hope to see you again really soon!
    Sasha

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  12. Wonderful card, love the London red bus, great design and image
    Margaret

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  13. I love this image, it's so much fun, the combination of bus and bunting is perfect. Thank you for sharing it with us at TMR.

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  14. This one really made me smile - I miss London buses! Really fun design. Sorry I'm so late commenting, but thanks for playing along with our Transport theme at The Male Room. Deborah, DT.

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  15. Fab card...love all those cute critters!
    Thanks for playing at the Penny Black Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

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  16. Love your coloring & design, Marina--great card! So glad you joined us at PBSC!

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