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I am a Primary school teacher teaching Year One and Two (First & Second Grades). I have a wonderful husband and 2 gorgeous children aged 12 and 10. I love card making and have a bit of a crafting/stamping obsession! Just ask my DH!

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Sunday, 24 April 2011

40 and fabulous! Happy Birthday Rach!

*** This is my second post today! Scroll down for my Anyone for Anya DT post. ***

My gorgeous sister turned 40 this week and as my birthday was ten days prior to hers we had a combined family dinner last night to celebrate both of our special days. A good excuse to go out for dinner and eat cake! I wanted to make her a really special card, something that she wouldn't expect so I made this... 
The inside text says "Celebrate!"
My niece is 12 and obviously doesn't know who Betty Boop is because she thought I had coloured in a stripper and put it on her mother's card! Oh to be young!

Card Recipe:
Cardstock: Bazzill, White textured cardstock
Paper: Kaisercraft Sakura Park, Basic grey June bug
Stamps: Betty Boop free colouring in page from the Internet, Computer generated sentiment
Inks: none
Embellishments/Other: Copics, Nestabilities, Kaisercraft Rhinestones, Sizzix decorative swirl die, Green Tara flowers, Kaisercraft Paper rose (edged with black copic and glitter), Kindyglitz Crystalina, Spotted grosgrain ribbon

Thanks for looking...have a great night!
~ Susan xxox

5 comments:

Rach said...

Love the card....I'm sure your sister absolutely loved it!!! He he he :) xxoo

Susan said...

Very funny Sis! xxox

Trina said...

Betty a stripper?? What? I know I've seen her on some products in the last few years! I can't be that old, right?!

Fab card! Love the color combo! I know your sis loved it!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

That is so cute, thanks for sharing!

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Alicia said...

Hi Susan,
I love your cards...they are fabulous!! I am excited to see another teacher on the M4M team. I am going casual as well at the moment. Are you liking it??
Alicia xx