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Thursday, October 24, 2013

Seize the Birthday...Anything Goes!

Hi Friends, back again with another card for the Seize the Birthday Challenge...and ANYTHING GOES!  I hope you will be joining us for this two week challenge!
Today it is all about those fun birthday parties and pinata's...I know my grandchildren love to take a swing at those fun pinatas and hope they are the ones to bust it open and start gathering the goodies that land on the ground!  I did a little paper piecing for the head and first ruffle of this pinata...I colored the rest with copics.
and the inside of the card!

         Stamps:  Fresh Squeezed:  Life of the Party
         Paper:  PTI stampers select white, black, MME:  Lime Twist: Life of the Party!
         Ink:  pure poppy, aqua mist, spring moss, memento black

You can go HERE to link up your card for this challenge!!


  1. super super super cute I love that pinata!!!

  2. Super cute! Love the piñata...brings back fun childhood memories!

  3. Adorable card. Such a cute pinata. Love the inside too.

  4. Ah yes, you have pinata's .. we don't know them in the Netherlands, fun things! You have made a very cute card with this one, adore houw you created the ruffle!

  5. He is so cute. The sentiment is perfect because the kids do bash them!

  6. What a FUN colorful birthday card with all the sweet cupcakes and the adorable piñata! I just LOVE this card, Colleen! It makes me smile!:-)

  7. Who doesn't love a Piñata…reminds me of when my son was young and hubby use to make all of them. Your card is great Colleen…have a great weekend!

  8. So glad to see you use the FSS pinata Colleen, it is so so cute!

  9. Very fun card Colleen! Perfect birthday card. My GD with Down S. Went to a party ,they had a Piñata ......the little girl said we are not going to hit the piñata we are all going to pull a GD put her and on her hips and said What The Heck! Even she knew that was just not right ....oh how she can make us laugh! Sorry your card reminded me of that .


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