Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Happy Birthday Kim!

This is a special blog post today for my new friend Kim from Cupcakes Cards & Kim.  I met Kim through the 12 Kits of Christmas Club.  I want to thank her for all the encouragement and sweet comments she leaves for me so I made this special card for her.  Happy Birthday to you Kim!  You can thank Joyce for rounding us up - grab a cup - sit back - and ENJOY a blog hop JUST FOR YOU!!!

I'f you'd like to see what everyone came up with to celebrate Kim's birthday - the Official start of Spring -  please click on the links below......

Jeanne  That's me!!

Laurie W.
Lee Anne


Inspiration for this card came from Karola Witczak:
shown on Case Study Blog:

Supplies Used:  Finished Size:  4" x 9.24"
Stamps:  Waltzingmouse Vintage Circles Small, Eat Cake
Dies:  Spellbinders Butterflies Two, Foliage, CIrcles, Big Scalloped Circles
Paper:  Echo Park For the Record Fancy Floral, Newsprint
Ruler Ribbon Fashion Trends:  Hobby Lobby
Seam Binding Hug Snug Forum Teal
Ink:  Versa Magic Chalk Ink Aegean Blue, Tim Holtz/Ranger DIstress  Antinque Linene, Stampin'Up! Real Red
Buttons: Papertrey Ink
Misc:  Twine, Corsage Pins, Pearl Spray, Silk Flower


Kara said...


Sharron said...

Gorgeous, Jeanne--I just love all the beautiful details you put in your creations! This truly is a breath of Spring! I just adore the patterned paper and your big puffy bow & flowers! And the butterfly is just awesome-love the polka dots and with the red color it really almost jumps & flies off the page!!

Lee Anne said...

Wow! Just Wow! I love the patterns, the flowers and the design! A beautiful tribute to Kim!

Marybeth said...

On my phone so all I will say is WOW!

Laurie said...

Gorgeous! I love the flowers and the colors you used! This is so beautiful!

Kim said...

Oh my goodness, this card is just so beautiful and colors are so springy too, just awesome...thank you so much for the beautiful birthday card!

Cathy Weber said...

I love those red butterflies and the reallly pretty flowers on this one Jeanne. That tape masure ribbon is a really neat touch too. Kim will love this card.

Renee said...

Those blooms...
and seam binding...
This is just gorgeous!!
That paper with the fabby red tag...
then pitch in all the "Jeanne" elements...
as always! :)

Lisa S. said...

Wow, love the flower variations on this card and pretty much everything else too! :-)
Kim is a lucky friend to receive this beauty!!

Joyce said...

This is absolutely gorgeous. I love the polka dotted butterfly, and those bright yellow flowers, and the tape measurer--how wonderful. Thanks for coming to my party. I hope you had fun.

Marybeth said...

Ok now I get to see it up close and can comment better than with my phone. My goodness you made Kim a gorgeous birthday card! I love the bit of tape measure on the card, and the polka dots , love it all . You are the queen of putting it all together and making it work!

Michelle said...

It's like Spring in a card! The colors, flowers, and butterflies are lovely.

Pauline said...

This is stunning Jeanne! Kim must be so thrilled with all these creations for her birthday! Love the beautiful bow, and flouncy flowers, a real delight!