Sunday, May 29, 2011

*Happy Graduation*

And so it begins....

In our group of friends, we have kids that range in age from grade 1 to grade 12... we have kids currently in grade 12, 11, 10, 9, 8, 6 and 1....  so we have 5 years in a row with graduation ceremonies!

This past week was the graduation ceremony for our friends daughter.  Last night was her graduation banquet and party and we were all invited over for a drink to see Tat in her beautiful gown before they left.

I decided to take her a little gift of some cupcakes from Crave and of course, had to take her a card.  I have nothing in the "graduation" genre of stamps so I used a computer generated graphic and took a saying I found on the internet and created the sentiment for the front of the card as well.
Items Used:
*Cardstock: PTI White; Stampin' Up! Early Espresso, So Saffron, Daffodil Delight, Real Red
*Images: computer generated
*Tools: Big Shot; D'Vine Swirl Cuttlebug embossing folder; Spellbinders Nestabilities
*Embellishments: Stampin' Up! grosgrain ribbon
*Challenges:  Mojo192; ColourQ#86; CFC4

This card meets the requirements for three challenges... I used the Mojo Sketch with the ColourQ colours and is a graduation card for CAS-ual Friday.

And I'm just making it in time for some of the deadlines LOL!
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Michele Gross said...

Wonderful sentiment for a grad card! Love the happy bold colors and the fun texture too :) Glad you played along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

Karolyn at Paper Therapy said...

Fun! I adore this layout and that sentiment is really special. No doubt your friends' daughter loved it! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays! Hope you'll join us again!

Laura Davis said...

Very nice, I love the colors. :)
Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!

Laurie said...

What a perfect grad sentiment! Your card is beautiful! I love that embossing! Thanks for playing along at CAS-ual Fridays!

Dana said...

WOW, that's a lot of grad cards you will be making! LOL
I'm so glad you joined us for CAS-ual Fridays. I love seeing interesting ways of making a grad card with no appropriate did a fantastic job.