Monday, October 14, 2013

happy birthday michelle!

This is post 2 of 2..please check out my CASE this Sketch post HERE.




Happy Birthday Michelle!

Michelle is the wonderful owner of Avocado Arts!


Some of you might recognize this pic that was taken over the summer.  I had the opportunity to work the Avocado Arts booth at Scrap Expo!  Michelle is filled with such happiness and energy, it is totally contagious!

Happy Birthday Michelle!


My card was inspired by THIS pin that my bloggie friend Erin sent to me!

I managed to combine 3 Avocado Arts sets for Michelle's card:





and



I topped everything off with Timeless Twine



Happy Happy Birthday Michelle!

I hope you have thee most wonderful day!

Make sure you pop over to the Avocado Arts blog for more birthday inspiration!!!

30 comments:

Annette Allen said...

such a fun birthday card.. love the stamped background..

Laurel said...

you rock stamps, this is so fun!

Erin (Homemade Cards by Erin) said...

Love, love, love... you so rock the coffee cards :) (I am playing with coffee stamps again too!!!). Cheers.

Shannon said...

You are so ridiculously talented...seriously, the coffee table card book of your coffee cards....make that a reality...it will sell. <3

Shannon J said...

Total expert chalk boarding!! Awesome card for a sweet friend, from a sweet, kind, thoughtful friend!!

Aimes said...

Those sets work so well together! I always think of you when I see coffee cups! :)

Trinh said...

I love your coffee cards! The chalkboard technique looks fab with those cups.

Lesley said...

Love the chalkboard technique you used, I need to try it out soon!! Happy birthday to Michelle!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

GET OUT, Amy! This is sooooooooooo cute! I LOVE the chalkboard design--- LOVE the little note with the cuppa! FAB card for Michelle!!! Happy birthday, Michelle:)

Angie Tieman said...

Totally awesome and trendy card! Love that pin too!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

This is gorgeous! LOVING all the mugs!!!!!

Ren-Yi said...

Super jealous! you look both so great in this pics. hope you had fun at the avocado arts and expo :)

Joyce said...

What a fabulous card. I love that coffee cup background and the chalkboard look.

Tenia Nelson said...

LURVE!!

Ashley Horton said...

Such a cute birthday card, Amy!! Love the twine!

Mona Pendleton said...

Great photo of the two of you Amy! What a sweet card! Surely your friend will treasure this!

Sylvia said...

Love Michelle's birthday card, love the chalk background, Amy! Have a wonderful Tuesday! I am enjoying a lot of rain, finally! and it is feed a cold, starve a fever!

Tracey McNeely said...

Is that a coffee themed card? lol Yum, and your card is gorg!

yyam said...

Super fun! Love the chalkboard effect!

Dana F. said...

Such a lovely birthday card! I love the white on black stamping.

Lisa Rukin Swift said...

Super fun card, Amy. Love the stamped background mixed with the other elements.

Katie Ann Brooks said...

Love the chalkboard background on this!

Jean said...

Really like that coffee mug on the chalkboard! Great card.

Jessi Fogan said...

I love that perfect piece of veneer adorning the coffee cozy - that's fabulous :) How perfectly are those cups lined up too - wow!

Unknown said...

I adore the stamped chalkboard bg!

Lynnda said...

yeah another great chalkboard effect sista!!!! Love the card ...gorgeous... hugs...x

Jinny Newlin said...

Oooo! LOVE coffee cards, and that chalkboard background is delicious!

Rose said...

awesome card :)

cm said...

Great photo: happiness and energy certain conveyed with those big smiles! Your card is fabulous (I need a thesaurus to come up with better words!), with its chalkboard coffee cup background! Love the "tag"! Wonderful inspiration!!
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Audrey Pettit said...

OMGosh, you SO rock all things coffee, girl! LOVE this chalkboard effect with the cups. Wow, SO gorgeous!