Wednesday, 1 August 2012

meercat birthday

I'm back in work for my 3 day stint, after choosing the best week of the summer to be off, whoooopppppeeeeee!  I was going to do lots of crafting, but in the end only did a couple of challenges, oh! well the best laid plans are meant to be broken ay?

I was asked to make a card for a girl in work for her nephew, it had to be funnyish and say 21 on it.  I took it in and she loved it, - why - because the meercats looked like her nephew!!!!!!!!!!! she said I couldn't have picked anything better, one satisfied customer LOL. 

The meercats were a free download from Papercraft Inspirations magazine.  I coloured them in PS and used DP's by Danielle Engebretson at Digichick for the rest of the meercat and the background and banner, I cut the 21 on my Cricut. I 3D'd the bunting so they looked like they were waving.



http://bearlymine-challenges.blogspot.co.uk/            Anything Goes

http://sassycherylschallenge.blogspot.co.uk/              Fancy papers

http://stampwithsarahkay.blogspot.co.uk/                   Birthday

15 comments:

  1. Oh Faith those meercats are so funny!! Love this card.
    Hugs
    Denise xx

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  2. What a fun card Faith and I love the expressions on on the meerkats faces.

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  3. Ha ha ha, Faith, you have just made me dribble coffee! Love this, those meerkats are so much fun - brilliant card my friend. Hugs Sxx

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  4. Fabulous card, love the image. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine this week. luv gina xx

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  5. oh those Meerkats are funny and i love the bunting in the polka dot

    Lisa x
    ps have you seen this new challenge
    http://heckofachallenge.blogspot.co.uk/

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  6. This is gorgeous Faith, my son loves Meerkats he has two of the compare the meerkat toys that we managed to get!

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  7. Hi Faith,

    thanks for your visit to my blog and your kind comment.

    Oh my GOSH - I LOOOOOVE ♥ meers, I mean God really had a sense of humor or WHAT? I can't even LOOK at them and I'm ROTFL - make sure I'm not drinking a coffee at the time haahhaahahah

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  8. What a lovely card! Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge over at BMD this week! Ani

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  9. I love your sparkly 21 and the bunting is fab. Meercats are funny aren't they? Another super commission! x

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  10. Fabulous card - love the bunting :o)
    Thanks for playing along with us at Stampavie this time.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  11. Ha ha ha Yes I wish I was there as its tooooo hot and cant get a decent nights sleep ! just as well I'm an old bird and dont need too much ! Love your meercats they are so funny !clever thing that you are I love the bunting and the 21 really adds dimension. Your mates at work must be astounded , every time they give you an order you always manage to come up with something fabulous.

    Marie

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  12. What an adorably fun card for your nephew's 21st birthday! Super fun and oh so perfect.
    Thanks for playing along in the Sassy Cheryl's Fancy Papers Challenge this week.

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  13. Hi Faith, This card really made me smile:0) I love the meerkats, great backgrounds! It's also lots of fun and and simply perfect for your nephew, Gay xxx

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  14. What a fun card, Faith! How could she not be pleased with this card!

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  15. Awesome coloring and design!!! So very professional, too.
    Thank you for joining us this week for the Sassy Cheryl's challenge, Pretty Papers.

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