Wednesday, 5 October 2011

40th Birthday Card

Thought this image would make a great 40th Birthday card a man.

Materials used

8x8 black card blank
white and black card for matting and layering of 3 strips, topper and oval backer to main picture
Downloaded image from Willow Designs
Silver peel off rosette and 40 backed onto black card and cut out
3 small self adhesive black stones
2 tool charms
black fine liner for faux stitching effect
deckle oval dies for image and black matt
swiss dots embossing folder for black matt layer

I have entered this card into two challenges this week:
Willow Sketchie Challenge and Polka Doodles Birthday Ages Challenge.


  1. Great card Jo, love the black and white and your faux stitching and charms are gorgeuos. It's nice to see a Willow Designs image.
    Thank you for joining us at Willow Sketchie this week.

  2. Ah this is super and I love the black and white theme. Looks ace, thanks for playing on Willow SKetchie this week Hazelxoxo

  3. Well done Jo .. love the black and white .. and the little tools are fab !
    thanks for joining us over @ polkadoodles this week ..
    Hugs xx

  4. ... And thanks for joining us over @ Willow Sketchie Challenge too
    Hugs xx

  5. Hehehe - love this! Thanks for entering the Polkadoodle Challenge - hope you can join us again next week!

  6. Brilliant card, thanks for joining us at Polkadoodles. Good Luck! Colette xx

  7. Gorgeous card. Thanks for taking part in the Polka Doodles challenge

  8. Oh wow, this is great Jo and I really love that rosette too, thanks for joining in with us this week at Polkadoodles.