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Friday, 22 May 2009

wish upon a star

very quick in and out today ~as it is aarons 12th birthday today ~so am busy bee getting sorted for party tea tonight ~and also our main computer will not let me onto my blog?? ~i usually do my post from our main compter and everything else from my laptop ~so had to send pics to my laptop to do this post ~gosh while paul is trying to sort out the compter!
showing birthday card for aaron from his brother lewis ~had strict instructions how i was to make this card ~lewis chose the stamp and wanted lots of stars "every where!!
followed the fab sketch over on CUP CAKE CRAFT and on ROSES ON PAPER the theme is "one for the boys"!
have used HOTP papers, edwin with his butterfly net, see d`s stars and wording stamps, ribbon, brad and stickers from my stash. ~here is a close ~up of edwin!!

hope you all have a great bank holiday weekend ~hope to visit you soon ~ hope paul can sort out the computer!! byeeeeeeeeeeeee


Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Vanessa,l love the image.

Hugs Riet.x

Anonymous said...

OMG Vanessa!! This is just adorable!! I really LOVE how Edwin is catching the stars like that!! So fun!! ;)

Donna said...

Fantastic card Nessy, love what you have done with the sketch and such a cool choice of papers and image. Thanks for joining us at CCC this week :) Donna x

Chrissy said...

Hi Vanessa, I am finally catching up this week for a read. Lovely idea, Edwin catching stars................but I love the Magnolia down under, it is a work of art. The background would have made a great collage picture, lovely work :D I hope your ok, hugs - ChrissyX

joey said...

Hiya Vanessa, love this card! gorgeous image :O). Joey.x

Iris said...

Fabulous, love the card! Thanks for playing with us at ROP.


Enfys said...

Hi vanessa, just popped over to wish you a happy weekend, and here is this fab card for me to drool over. Just lovely,
En x

L.Nielsen (Lynda) said...

AWESOME - AWESOME!!! This is a fab card, love the colors, and your coloring too. I especially like all the stars! =)
Lynda =)

She said...

Great card, hope he had a lovely Birthday. xxx

Donna said...

Fabulous Card Vanessa, Hope Aaron had a lovely birthday, good luck with the computer, mine has been playing up for a while now I'm expecting it to explode anyday lol. Enjoy your weekend. Donna x

Becky said...

What a beautiful card Nessy, I hope Aaron had a fantastic birthday yesterday!
Love Becky xx

Kirsten said...

What a great card nessy love the image and the sentiment is perfect hugs kirsten...x

Macpurp said...

this is so gorgeous! well done you & lewis! hope Aaron's Birthday tea was good fun!
You have done an amazing job colouring Edwin.
love tina x

Sammi said...

Oh this is so stunning Vanessa .. it's absolutely gorgeous!!
Hope Aaron enjoyed his day!

Peta said...

I think I'll have to add this stamp to my collection - it's pretty cute. thanks for joining in our challenge - good luck, peta

Anki said...

Wonderful card! Thank you for joining us on our challenge. Kram - Anki

Jodi said...

Very cute card!! Love all the embellishments you added to it too!
Thanks for joining us for the challenge!
Jodi =)

Nicola said...

Ooh such wonderful detail Vanessa, love your colouring of Edwin and your super papers.
Nicola -x-