You Say It’s Your Birthday?!

I love birthdays! As my youngest son says, “I heart birthdays!” I love everything about them! Cakes, presents, cake, bows, cake, candles, singing, cake! Did I mention how much I love birthday cake! I am the birthday (cake)queen! At my work place, if it’s your birthday, I buy you a cake! And if it’s a month when nobody has a birthday, I buy a cake anyways! Ha! I do. I don’t bake them. Nope, not so much! I am no Betty Crocker that’s for sure, but I can buy a great bday cake like no one can!
Sassy Cheryl’s, one of my favorite sites, challenge this week is #150–You Say It’s Your BIRTHDAY! I share my birthday with my most favorite person in the world….my identical twin! Of course, she’s my favorite! She’s me. I’m her! What’s not to like about me…? (he-he!) And, no I have never resented the fact that I have to share my birthday with her. (FYI…my birthday is also shared with a famous GroundHog on Feb 2nd…please send cake!)
For this challenge, I couldn’t decide which image to color up. I love them all. I went with…..Let’s Party.

I colored the image using my Copic markers.
Skin- E50,51,53
Hair- E31,33,37
Other-RV00, 02, G00, 02, Y02, C1,3
I maybe shouldn’t have colored her pink and green. I think she looks like a watermelon. I used the Cuttlebug to emboss the white background and the paper is from DCWV Celebration Stack. You can’t tell by the picture but I put a dab of Ranger silver Stickles on the pom-pom of her birthday hat. I fussy cut her out and popped her up. For some reason the glitter paper kept pulling away from the embossed cardstock.



Oh, and it’s 5 degrees here in Pennsylvania! So, we are on another 2 hour delay for school tomorrow! Which means I can stay up a little later than usual. So, I colored up Cowboy Sally! Don’tcha just lover her?!? I can’t get enough of her!

I told ya I couldn’t decide which image to use. Stay warm, my friends!

10 thoughts on “You Say It’s Your Birthday?!

  1. Oh My Gosh! Both cards are absolutely wonderful… I am with you on the cake cake and more yummy cake.. How fun to share your special day with your wonderful other self:):)
    I think the pink and green are perfect for this fun loving Sassy gal! the banner is awesome!
    thanks for joining us for the Sassy Cheryl Birthday challenge this week!

  2. i LOVE both cards, your colouring is beautiful and bunting is perfect 🙂

    Thanks for joining us in Sassy Cheryl’s challenge.

  3. WOW! Both of these are just over the top amazing! Love ’em both! Glad I don’t have to pick a favorite.
    The little ‘PARTY’ banner is super fun and creative. You go girl!
    Thanks for playing along with the Sassy Cheryl DT this week.

  4. Well, Angie, Happy BIrthday to you and your twin! Hope someone buys you a yummy cake! No, she doesn’t look like a watermelon- she’s darling and the card is terrific! Love the second one- for good measure! How cute!

    Thanks so much for joining us this week for the Sassy Cheryl challenge!

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