Sunday, April 13, 2014

A special card today ---

My youngest, Ben, is 20 today!  Hard to believe 20 years has flown by!  We are taking him shopping and to his favorite restaurant tonight in Chapel Hill --- Top Of The Hill.  It's been a birthday tradition now since his freshman year at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  I suspect it will stay that way long after he graduates next year too!

And, looks like I "seized the day" in more ways than one today too!  Not only making Ben a very special card, but playing it in both Seize the Sketch and Seize the Birthday challenges!  LOL

STAMPS: Sentiments - HB (Inkadinkadoo); Celebrate (Lil'Inkers); make a wish (Fiskars); Partytime!(Inkadinkadoo).
PAPER: white cardbase.  DP - All About A Boy (Echo Park).
INK: Tangelo, Bamboo Leaves, Nautical Blue (Momento).
EXTRAS: Notebook border punch (Ek Success); Party element dies- balloons, stars, streamers, gifts, gift ribbon, balloon strings (Taylored Expressions); small dot emboss folder (Cuttlebug).


Seize The Sketch #17

Birthday Blessings 
to My Ben!

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Katie Melhus said...

Way to Seize it all, lol! This is a great and fun card, so many bright and cheery details but still perfect for your son, great work! Thanks so much for playing along at Seize the Sketch!

Sandi said...

Love the bright fun colors!

Susie Wittwer said...

Love the bold colors! So fun! How fun to combine both challenges!
Thank you joining us at Seize The Birthday. :)

shirley-bee said...

Wow, there's a party going on on that card, love it! Great colour scheme for your young man too. Thanks so much for playing along at Seize The Birthday!

Gerrina said...

Such a fun card! Great colours! Thank you for taking the Time Out and join us, Gerrina

Lisa Kind said...

What a fun card! Such fabulous colors and die cuts! Happy birthday to your son! Thanks for taking the Time Out to play with us!

Lynn said...

Happy belated birthday to Ben. Your card is fabulous. Thanks so much for playing with us at Time Out!

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