Monday 7 May 2012

Sexy Sheep 50th Birthday Card - Humour Required

Good afternoon to you all in the land of blog

I was recently asked to make a 50th Birthday card for a welsh lady who has humour, the brief, you can use sheep....................... after a little internet searching here is what I came up with for her.

This is an 8 x 8 inch card and follows the sketch at 
here is the sketch followed

The base layer and contrast is silver mirror card, the papers are a new stack I just purchased from Grimsby Crafts.  The daisy punch is layers x 2 with some gorgeous lace underneath it.  The large oval image plate is a grand nestie oval with matching scallop oval.  The sentiment is Personal impressions.  The pearls on this creation are from the Hobby House and the flowers from Wild Orchid Crafts.  The lace around the image plate frame is from Grimsby Crafts as is the sentiment. 

Here is a close up of the sketch like image I found, a very sexy sheep, I coloured her softly to create a water coloured impression.
I do hope she likes it :)

As always, I would like to thank all my wonderful followers and visitors for their lovely inspiring comments, which allow me to hop over and visit you in return.

I would like to enter this creation into the following challenges

365 Cards - something that reflects my sense of humour
Dream Valley Challenges - for a special lady
The Crafty Pad - Girly Girls
The Squirrel and the Fox - One for the Girls
2 Sisters - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Happy Birthday




Doreen said...

Ooh this is fabulous,lovely image and coloured

Heidi said...

I think this is a brilliant image love the soft colouring and am sure she'll love it. heid x

Joey said...

Kate what a fantastic card! so personal its brilliant! love the ruffled lace touch too. Joey xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

This is great Kate. Very sexy sheep. Gorgeous embellies.


KarinsArtScrap said...

hahahahaha I like this kate what a fun image love it.
your card is very beautiful.

greetings karin

cotnob said...

Great fun image - I hope she does have a good sense of humour! Your card is gorgeous, beautifully embellished.
Thank you for joining us at The Crafty Pad this week.

Unknown said...

Fab and fun , she will love it Im sure Hugs Elaine


Hi Kate
A fabulous card just love the image and all of the detail
Hugs Dianne xx :)

Vicky said...

Lovely woolley bikini!!! Great card I am sure the lady will love it, thanks for the chuckle

hugs Vicky x x x

All mixed up maz said...

wow thats so cool.

Christine said...

Hi again Kate am sure the recipient will love this super cute creation..
lots of lovely details so much to look at..

smiles Christine x

Catherine said...

Fab card, love the bling..

Lisa Jane said...

Oh lol.. that image is just fabulous!! I bet the lady will love it.. i love humour
Lisa x

rachel said...

wow wow wow Kate - this is simply amazing - how could anyone fail to love it! Hugs Rachel xx

Inkypinkydelights said...

What a fun image this is! But oh WOW your card is lovely! Love it! Judy x

Unknown said...

ha ha this is so funny Kate, she will love this xxx

Pia S said...

I love this mix of elegant and fun! The image and text are hilarious, whilst the card's overall design and wonderful elements, flowers, swirls and pearls oozes elegance! Well done, you!

Sally H said...

totally, totally brilliant! I love it!

susiestacey said...

Hi Kate, this made me giggle, it certainly is different and l love it x Susan x

Sue said...

So darn cute! What a great card for someone with a great sense of humor, she is going to love it!


Suzie's Card Den said...

This is a great card, I am sure she will love it, great image.
Suzie xx

coops said...

oh this is just brilliant kate.a really fun image and i love your beautiful design :D

xx coops xx

Sue said...

Hi ya hun
lol what a fabulous card, great fun image, gorgeous embelies, lovely keepsake card, sue,x

Sonia said...

Fabulous card Kate :) Funny image and very elegant all the details....very elegant card!

Pink Dandelion said...

Fabulous card Kate, brilliant image and design. Love it. Debs xx

Dawn said...

Oh La la Kate! This made me laugh out loud! I love it!!!
I know a few ladies who would appreciate this stunner!
Thanks so much for playing along at The Crafty Pad this week in our We're Girly Girls Challenge!
Good Luck
Dawn xx

Debbie said...

Hi Kate...what a fab, fun card. What a great image and brilliant colouring as always.
Debbie x

Misty's said...

Hi Kate
This is just super gorgeous card. Love all the elements you used, just so brilliant. This inspires me to use some real lace which I have not done yet.
Michaela and DP xx

Chrissy said...

This is brilliant Kate, she will love it for! it did make me all the beautiful details...gorgeous.


mags said...

A fabulous card Kate. The image is just great and perfect for the brief you were given. Love all the added elements. Just lovely.

XxJULESxX said...

Kate it's just gorgeous!!!

angelwhispers said...

This is just one awesome card Kate just love all the detail and pretty colours just so perfect for this wonderful "Sexy Sheep" Love Chanelle xxx

Also wondered where this beauty is from?? xx

Crafty Loops said...

Kate this card is gorgeous and great fun. I really love how you add lace underneath your matting. Beautiful card. Great fun too. Lee x

Lorraine A said...

Gorgeous card Kate :-) fabulous image !! I am sure she will LOVE it :-) very cute

Lols x x x

Michelle B. said...

Haaaa! I love it!

DoBea A. said...

So beautiful and sassy! ;) Thank you for joining us at 365 Cards!!

Jacq said...

Hi Kate,
Oh WOW this is simply Fabulous!!! I'm sure the recipient will just adore it!!! Love the fabulous image, the dp, the colour scheme is just beautiful. Love the layout and the embellishments. Coloured perfectly. Thanks for joining us at The Squirrel and The Fox and Good Luck. Hope to see you joining us again.
Hugs Jacqui xxx

Kathleen said...

So pretty, gorgeous image and colours. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley
Kat x

aqualeiga said...

Gorgeous and Hilarious, all at the same time! I'm sure it'll go down well. Thanks so much for sharing it with us at THE CRAFTY PAD.

Hugs, Ali x

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