Sunday, June 28, 2015

Happy Birthday Katie!!!






Hello Hello!

There's a group of us that get together on a semi-regular basis...we craft a little, eat a little and laugh a lot.  Such an awesome group of gals that I all met through blogging!  Today we're celebrating Katie Brooks' Birthday!!!!!

The fun starts at my blog!  Here's my card that I made especially for the Birthday Girl:

cardstock:  stampin' up basic black, ranger watercolor paper  paper:  simple stories/i am  stamps:  avery elle/stay fresh  ink:  ranger/archival/black  other:  avery elle/stay fresh elle-ments, icraft deco foil/foam adhesive,  kuretake gansai tambi

Almost everything on this card is new...the Avery Elle Stay Fresh stamps/die <---first time using them!  Love anything and everything tropical.  At our last Julie Ebersole Class we used Kuretake Gansai Tambi and foil {check + check}.

That foil is a rascal to photog...believe me, it's glorious and doesn't look like mercury glass...it's a solid gold.

Katie, I hope you have a most fabulous day!  You are thee sweetest!!  I love your outlook on life and your crafty style!  I'm so glad that we're friends♡

Now hippety hop over to Kate's blog!  If you get lost along the way, here's the hop list!  Leave a comment on all the blogs and then come back here and let me know...I'll put your name in a drawing for a $10 gift card to a store of your choice!  Commenting will stay open through Friday, July 3rd at 11:59 pm pacific.

Katie ← Birthday Girl!

I'm squeezing in my winner for the Lawnscaping + Caffeine = Happiness Blog Candy. Random.org picked:





Yay Julia!!!!! I'm sending you an email♡



33 comments:

  1. LOVE your pineapple card -- so cute with the aloha :)

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  2. Amy what a better design for a fun birthday card than a pineapple, love this!

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  3. Beautiful! Love that pineapple and that foil!

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  4. what a fun card for Katie - love the little watercoloring behind the lovely pineapple - and whoo hoo - I'm the winner of your Starbucks prize - thanks Amy - I'm a lucky girl today!! Julia xx

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  5. Super adorable. I think this is a must have collection! Aloha!

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  6. I love this new set -- such a pretty and fun card!

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  7. Super SWEET card! Love the pineapple!

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  8. Yay!!! What a great way for Katie to see we care, she is FAB and so is your card!!!!

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  9. Getting together with crafty friends is the best. Love this gorgeous card!

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  10. Super CUTE card and what great FUN!!

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  11. Wonderful card Amy <3 how fun to have formed such lovely friends through blogging

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  12. Ahhh Amy I envy you girls and your wonderful friendship. I have looked at all the cards and seen such beauty. Was looking at my Aloha last night, must be time to use it I think. Your card is so fresh and cute.

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  13. This is so cute!
    It's awesome that you have a group of fellow crafters that you can meet with regularly and have fun!

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  14. Oh I love pineapple.. this one is just as sweet, amy... you are a fabulous friend. So glad to call you mine, too! See you in 6 days!!!
    =] Michele

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  15. Love your adorable Pineapple birthday card! It is so summery!! What a great thing that you can get together with some friends to do what you all love!!

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  16. Gorgeous! LOVING the pineapple and happy birthday to Katie! And congrats to Julia!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  18. Love your pineapple, Aloha card, Amy...I be the weather is perfect in Hawaii!

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  19. I'm sure Katie loved this card. But then, what's not to love??! The pineapple is so cute and colored perfectly, and I love the striped dp in the background. Wonderful card, Amy. Sheer delight! Bev

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  20. It's always fun to get together with crafty friends! Happy birthday to your crafty friend Katie! Beautiful card Amy!

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  21. Wonderful pineapple card. I like the gold foil
    A very Happy Birthday to Katie and I enjoyed the cards on the blog hop and left comments.

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  22. Love this cute creation in soft colors and aloha sentiment in gold foil!

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  23. What a fun birthday card, love it! Happy birthday to Katie!

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  24. Happy Birthday to Katie! Love the 'sweet' card you made for her, Amy ;-)

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  25. Super fun to see you rocking the deco foil, my friend! This is uhhhhh-dorable!

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  26. How awesome is this, Amy! Love that pineapple and even more, I LOVE that you've created this special hop for Katie! What a sweet, amazing friend you are!
    hugs~c

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  27. OMG!! I love this!!!!! That incredible pineapple with the pink water color peeking out is sooooooo fresh and fun!! LOVE how creative this is!!!

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  28. Pineapples are trending now and this is just perfect !! Love your card ;)

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Cheers,
~amy~