Saturday, 27 July 2013

Zest For Life


Remember when 70 sounded ancient? (Picture grey-haired old ladies in rocking chairs.)  The 70-year-old recipient of this card made her first parachute jump last year, and has a zest for life that would put many people half her age in the shade.  She also likes a tipple, so this Cheers image from Penny Black was ideal.  And what nicer way to beat the heat than with a chilled glass of rosé?

It's for the following challenges:

Penny Black Beat the heat:


CAS-ual Fridays - use a number or numbers:

CFC110: Use a number or numbers on your CAS creation

Moxie Fab World Birthday Card Challenge:


And Simon Says Summer Food and Drink:

SUMMER FOOD AND DRINK




Pre-cut card and card candy - Craftwork Cards
Image stamp - Penny Black 40-219 Cheers
Sentiment stamp - Hero Arts CL611 Many Birthday Messages
Numbers - Sizzix Roundabout
Bling - Stickles Crystal

11 comments:

  1. Perfect! I haeard Mick Jagger had his 70th the other day - he certainly doesn't mould!

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  2. fabulous card Shirley :-) I hadn't seen this image before but it is definitely at the top of my wish list now ! What a great card for a 70th ! LOVE it :-)

    thanks for joining us on the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    luv
    Lols x x x

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  3. Cheers! Happy Birthday to the young Miss!! Fab card for her; I love your edge treatment! It really is incredible how we aren't our grandmothers! Priase be!!

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  4. I agree.... a fine way to beat the heat and I love this image, so useful for many cards. What a wonderfully energetic lady the recipient sounds... puts me to shame!!
    Jenny x

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  5. This is totally fun! I really love the bottom border with the die cut and the embellishments! Thanks so much for playing along with us over at CAS-ual Fridays!

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  6. Wonderful card! Great image and colors! Thanks for joining us for the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

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  7. Lol! What a fun card! I love the pink cocktails! Thanks for playing this week at CAS-ual Fridays :)

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  8. Truly a wonderful card for your parachute-jumping friend! Great topic. Thanks so much for joining the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge!

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  9. Awesome! Your friend sounds amazing!! Loll xx

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  10. Hey Shirley! Thanks for linking this up to the Birthday Card Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

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