Friday, March 2, 2012

Belated Birthday Wishes

tGIF!!!!  A few weeks ago it was Kathy @ Lucky Stamper's birthday!  I swore I wrote down her birthday on my calendar LAST year.......but apparently I didn't!   So, I had to create a belated birthday card.  A turtle always means 'belated' to I inked up this DeNami birthday turtle for Kathy!
I actually inked up the turtle a few times and popped him up a few times making a 3d effect.  I used a few Nestabilities on top of the Cuttlebug birthday embossing folder.  I used my Distress Inks to darken the edges too.

Here's a close up of the turtle layers:
So, although belated.......I hope this card  gave her a little smile!

Thanks for your visit!


Olga said...

better late than never, she will love this , he is so darn cute!!!

Audrey Pettit said...

It sure gave me a smile! Adorable!
Love the 3d effect on the turtle. Love the embossing, too.

Monica said...

He is such a cute turtle and the distress ink looks lovely. It will touch Cathy for sure... all those nesties look swell.

Monica xxx

jimlynn said...

I know she loved getting this - late or not! So cute and I really like the way you did the ribbon. Great "popping" on that turtle too.
A FUN and cute card!

Harriet Skelly said...

This is so cute and I love the dimension on the turtle!

Kathy and Lucky said...

She most definitely loved (loves), the 3D is amazing and I am in awe of your patience to cut this cutie out. Thank you.

Cindy said...

What a great card, Maria!! I love all of the layers! Fabulous embossing, too!! I wish I knew when all of my blogging friends birthdays were!!
I'm sure she loved it!!

Cheryl said...

So cute! I love the dimension and texture. I bet Kathy loved it.

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