Friday, July 27, 2012

Happy 40th Surfer Sister!

Wow! It's been a long time since I have been able to sit down and do a post. This is a card I made for my surfing sister who lives in San Diego. I bought this Penny Black stamp set awhile ago with the intent to make my sister a few cards. It is such a fun and sunny set.

Front of card:

Close Up of Mimi:

Inside of card (sorry about poor lighting in photo):

Supplies used:

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Stamps: Front Image and Sentiment: Penny Black "Fun In the Sun"; sentiment and surfer on inside: unknown; Imaginese: Octopus
Markers: Copic, Sakura GellyRoll sparkle: stardust and blue
Gems: CTMH
Cardstock: Gina K Designs and Penny Black
Pattern Paper: Gina K Designs
Ribbon: Celebrate It
Spellbinder Dies

Challenges I would like to enter:

Crafty Ribbons Challenge - I love the sea . . .
Crafting for all seasons - Splash me
Divas by Design - Happy Birthday
Make It Monday - Anything Goes
Penny Black Saturday Challenge - Summertime
Simon Says Stamp and Show - Hey Girl
Outlawz Promarker Copic Challenge - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping in. Have a wonderful stampy day,


  1. Ah cute card thanks for playing along at Divas by Design

  2. What a sweet, wonderful card!

  3. This is a lovely summery card, fab image and I love that you have decorated the inside as well.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all Seasons.

  4. Ooober cute! Love it!! Stopped by from MIM!
    Karen C
    #'s 3, 67, 165, 187, 222, 258, 260

  5. Such an adorable card! The Simon Says Stamp & Show design team thanks you for participating in this week's challenge! - Ashli

  6. What a fabulous card, love the image and colouring, and such a cool sentiment, love it.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

  7. What a fun summery card. Love the image and colours. Saw you on MIM and popped by for a closer look.
    Lorraine x

  8. What a bright and happy card! Love the colours! :)

  9. Cute Mimi on the beach! I wish I hade that sun and the beach here in Sweden to enjoy...

    Thanks for participating with us at Crafty Ribbons this time and don't forget to look at what there's to win on our Inpsitation Blog during the Olympics / Crafting for Gold - days!
    Welcome back later this week for a new challenge!

    La Vikinga

  10. your card is adorable katherine...great colour work and I'm sure Sis loved it...thanks for joining in the monthly challenge over at Penny Black Saturday...hugs kath xxx

  11. Awww this is really cute. Love how you did the highlights on the sunglasses. Thanks for sharing with us at Crafty Ribbons this time.
    Dawn xx


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