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Sunday, 22 February 2015

Flowers and Football

The last of the 100th birthday celebrations for Kitty was held yesterday.  We were invited to a lunch in one of the executive boxes at our local football ground, before watching the game with a great view from the box.  As we'd already given Kitty a 100th birthday card on her actual birthday, I made a thank you card to thank her for inviting us to share in her special birthday celebrations.  I wanted the card to be blue and white, with a feminine feel, but also include something to do with football.  
I didn't intend to make another angle/z card, as I've made several lately, but it seemed the most appropriate fold to have flowers and football incorporated in the same card.

HERE is a link to find out about the wonderful Kitty.

By the way - we won 1-0!

I would like to enter my card for the following challenges:

13 comments:

  1. Wow Liz - Kitty will have loved this great card! The celebrations are better than our Queen's from the sounds of it - and so good that the right team won :)

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  2. Liz, it's me again! I went to the link about Kitty - what a great article. And then, a penny dropped - have you come across Zoe? She's a blogger, fanatical Bristol Rovers supporter and writes for their magazine - AND she is just the most amazing Copics colourist ever. Her work is beautiful. I know her through WOYWW and we've met a couple of times at the WOYWW crop that Julia and Jan run each Summer.

    This is the link to Zoe's blog - http://craftygasheadzo.blogspot.co.uk/.

    She does like vivid and funky hair BTW, and is one of the sweetest people ever!

    Hugs again - that's two lots this evening!!

    Di xx

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    1. No, I've not come across Zoe before. Thanks for giving me the link. Off to check out her blog now....... xx

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  3. I love the shape, and you had such a lot of ideas to put into place,but you certainly cracked it. I hope you all had a really lovely time at the big birthday bash. Lynn x

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  4. Brilliant card and especially one for Football loving Lady.

    Kath x

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  5. Beautiful card Liz, for an amazing age!.bet Kitty loved your card..
    Pam

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  6. Wow 100! What a prefect card for her,too. Sounds like a fun time at the game!

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  7. Great shaped card Liz and fun design.

    Hugs Diane

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  8. Your card is so original - great design and great colours. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  9. Flowers and football! I love it! You're right - the fold is perfect for this.

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  10. Well I could've waved to you on Saturday then as I sit in the first block of the South Stand so could clearly see Kitty up in the box when Nick Day went up at half time! Glad you all had a wonderful time. Fabulous card! Take care Zo UTG x

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  11. Another fabulous card Liz, I love this shape and your papers - the colour looks amazing. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  12. Cor . . . .this shaped card is brilliant Liz. And from what you said it fits the bill perfectly.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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