Thursday, September 24, 2015

Happy Birthday Tonya!!!







Today is a special day...it's my friend Tonya's birthday!   I'm blessed to have her as a friend, she makes me laugh, she enables my shopping habits (I enable hers too!) and she's really just a good person.

Our Crafty group is celebrating her day, we'd love for you to check out everyone's projects!

Here's mine:

 cardstock:  bazzill marshmallow  stamps:  simon says stamp/stamptember 2015 tim holtz  ink:  ranger archival black  other:  peerless watercolors

I'm suppose to be on a crafty buying freeze but I couldn't help buying the STAMPtember Tim Holtz Exclusive:


Yes, I thought of doing the party hat, it's super cute but Tonya loves coffee as much as I do so I had to ink up the frap!  I was totally inspired by the lovely Anna-Karin...I loved her random watercoloring on her project.  I picked Seahawk colors because yup, she's a diehard Seahawks fan!  I even picked up the Seahawks Starbucks Gift Card especially for Tonya.

I was also inspired by CAS(E) this sketch:


I'm also linking up to the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge:


USE A STAMP AND BLOG HOP

We'd love for you to check out everyone's birthday post:

Amy
Kate

Tonya, we hope you have an awesome Birthday!!!!

Don't forget that tomorrow is the start of the Fall Coffee Lovers Blog Hop!



28 comments:

  1. A coffee card is super perfect for a birthday!

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  2. awesome card..love the hint of color..

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  3. What a wonderful birthday card and great present!

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  4. Somehow I knew this T.H. would find a home with you ... you've created a masterpiece with it for your friend!!! Yay for Fall Coffee Lover's!!
    =]

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  5. Amy, this is simply cool!!! You made your friend's day fabulous!

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  6. I am in love with your card! That frap in the seahawks colors is totally awesome! You all have become very special to me and thank you so much for thinking of me. OMG I just reread that the card is for me too, you are so sweet, we have to get together and use the card and maybe shop a little too. :) I have wet things running down my cheeks and I don't cry so I'm not sure what they are...

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  7. This is so cute! I love the colors, too!!

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  8. What a great card! Love the selective coloring and the image!

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  9. Love how you've colored this image Amy!

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  10. LOVE this, Amy! This Tim Holtz stamp set would surely tempt me to come out of the "Crafty Buying Freeze" too :-)

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  11. great card for Tonya! love the seahawks theme!

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  12. This TOTALLY rocks!!!!!!!!!! I love love love that cup!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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  13. Awesome card! Happy Birthday to Tonya!

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  14. Amy - this card is fabulous! I love the colors and the technique you did to get the colors on the cup. Such a fabulous use of the specialty set!

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  15. What a fantastic card for Tonya and you are so thoughtful. I bet she loved it!

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  16. Both card and GC are perfect for Tonya!! Love it! Can't wait to celebrate with you all on Saturday! xo

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  17. Yay! What a great kickoff card and Tonya will LOVE it!!! TERRRRRIFIC!

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  18. This is soooooooooo Tonya, love it! Thanks fog putting this together!

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  19. Fantastic use of the Tim Holtz Exclusives and a wonderful birthday card for a coffee lover! Beautiful! Thanks for playing along with us this week during our special Stamp It challenge at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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Cheers,
~amy~