Monday, February 13, 2012

Tropical Birthday

hi there,
this one is for Geri's challenge over at STV and  she wants us...
"... to use for your main image, something that moves in  real life. For example: Birds, animals, water, insects, even a boat, anything that moves!"

so I created this tropical birthday card...




while we haven't had snow (thank goodness!) I sure would love to be somewhere tropical...with NO cellphones or work or...dare i say it...COMPUTERS!! at least not one that I had to work on  LOL...


have a wonderful blessed day,


supplies:
sets GKD's "Aloha" and Vogue Vases" by Theresa Momber
cardstock:  GKD black-white, designer paper from MME - Follow Your Heart
ink:  Memento black, summer sky, paris dusk, cantaloupe ...Ranger's pine needles, peeled paint green
Copics: E30, 55, 74...B05, 24, 91...R08, 29...C0...Y08, 26...BG11, YG 67
embellishments: Vivid Pearl Pens - black, gold, gold stickles, mats cut with Cricut

16 comments:

Becky said...

Linda, this is beautiful!

MiamiKel said...

This is breathtaking! Love the tropical colors and super fun design!

Melina said...

Stunning card! I love the flowers! :)

Carolina Little said...

Linda this is soooo gorgeous!!! Love the scene you created!!! Very tropical and fun!!!

Olga said...

gorgeous card, when you go to that warm sunny restful place, yell at me, we will go together LOL, I can see us now in our swimsuits LOL, all lasi back soaking up the sun with a tall glass of ice tea, okay, I'm awake now, gotta go to work LOL, did you hear on the news about them closing Va Training centers???? yes , the one I'm at in 2018..........

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

This card is just full of movement! Hold still.... can't you feel the swaying of the trees? Oops, the Toucan just ruffled his feathers. Ahhhh.....I'm with ya!

Laura said...

I wanna go there! Looks awesome!

The Other Patti Sue said...

If Olga's going, I wanna go too! This is a tropical beauty GF!

Theresa said...

What a lovely card...great design. Come join me in the "tropics". And bring Olga and Patti Sue too!
Happy Valentine's Day!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Your bird ROCKS! Gorgeous coloring~


ps - your blog is coming through email bizarre - red bg just around text -- big letters and little letters -- just FYI

Patricia St Martin said...

You did a awesome job. Your flowers are beautttiful and the scene you created is really nice and I love the bird. Great job.
Hugs, :)

Chris said...

Hi Linda, just stopping by to say how delightful your blog is. Thanks so much for sharing. I have recently found your blog and am now following you, and will visit often. Please stop by my blog and perhaps you would like to follow me also. Have a wonderful day. Hugs, Chris
http://chelencarter-retiredandlovingit.blogspot.com/

Liz Williams said...

Love this card. Makes me think of a Jimmie Buffet Song.

Liz said...

I can feel the sunshine in this card, so peacful . Hugs

redwasher1 said...

Linda, I so love this card!!!I can almost feel the hot sun and hear birds chirping!!!

Stacie (craft-princess) said...

Stunning card! I wanna visit wherever this is located!!

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