Sunday, April 1, 2012

Happy Birthday Lily Pad Cards!!

 

Can you believe it's been a year since Lily Pad Cards came on the scene?  We are celebrating our FIRST BIRTHDAY today with a blog hop!  Welcome!  You should have arrived here from the wonderfully creative Claudia's blog.

What's a party without presents?  There will be THREE prize packages with a total value of over $300.00!  In order to qualify for the prizes, there are 2 ways to become eligible.  You can "like" us HERE on our Facebook page.  If you don't have a Facebook account, you can leave a comment on the Lily Pad Cards blog.  And to increase your chances, please make one comment on each blog along the hop.  For each comment you leave (only 1 comment at each blog, please), you'll get another entry!  You'll have a whole week to leave comments; the deadline is Sunday, April 8, at 12:00 pm EST.

Here's my card for our birthday party:


supplies: Hero Arts pool design paper and mandarin layering paper,  CL497 Find Joy, Stamps of Life banners4all, Hero Arts mid-tone inks Bubble Gum, Butter Bar, and Pool and Grass chalk ink, VersaFine onyx black ink, We R Memory Keepers baker's twine

Thanks so much for visiting me today.  Now hop on over to the amazing Riette's blog to see what she has for you!   If you come across a bad link anywhere, just go over to the Lily Pad Cards Blog to see the master list of blog links.  Please report any bad links to aris@inlinkz.com.  Have fun!

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Ink. Paper. Love. said...

Lovely card Lin. Congrats Lily Pads!

Karin Åkesdotter said...

Oh Lin Your card is absolutely FABULOUS! Such a happy cheerful B-day card - Love it!
Have a great day and a great hop, hugs, Karin

Sabine said...

Wow what a great card! Love how you used the twine!

Vicky said...

Lin what a colorful and festive card!!! Love those banners and the twine!! Thank you for being with us, we couldn't have done it without you!

Patricia said...

Super cute card Lin I love it =)

Scrapbookdoll said...

what a happy card!
marie-anne raeman

Jane said...

Adorable!!!!! LOVE it!

Gayatri said...

Bright and cheerful banners. Perfect for the birthday. Love it, Lin!

stampingandstitching said...

Oh Lin, this is such an adorable and pretty card! Love the gorgeous colours you've used on the banner and the fun baker's twine bows!

Janet a.k.a. swanlady21 said...

Such fun colourful banners & great touch of twine!

Sandra said...

I love bunting so your card is definitely to my taste - particularly the flag with the little cupcake!

Cindy C. said...

Fun and perfect for such a special celebration! Love the banners!

Marie said...

Love the bright, cheery colors on your card! TFS =)

Cait said...

What a cheerful card...I love your use of the banners....thanks

Jackie said...

I love this! So bright and pretty, perfect for a birthday card. The twine at the corners is a great idea. I am always inspired by your work :-)

Joyce McIntosh said...

Love your card. It is very uplifting. Thanks for sharing with us.

gRiSeL™ said...

I LOVE this card, Lin!!! So happy and cheerful--PLUS it screams CELEBRATION! :D

Valentina said...

I really like your card and the colours you use. great idea,
Valentina

Lisa Hjulberg said...

I love the banners Lin! Great card!

Kelly Massman said...

How cute!

Unknown said...

Great card! Hugs, Joan

mariangel said...

i love your card it is beautiful and pretty.continue to sahre your creations thank you

marking said...

What a fun card. Love especially the way the twine was knotted.

judkajudi said...

So glad the connection has been fixed! Love your banner card, Lin! So appropriate for the occason!!

pcm said...

Very festive!

Tracey said...

So fun and cheerful Lin!!! LOVE it!!

Deirdre said...

Adorable - love your banner card. Just perfect for a birthday celebration.

Annette Vesth said...

Hi. It's a true birthday card. I love all those wonderful colours

Barb said...

Lin, those banners are fantastic! So full of bright, happy colors! Wonderful card! :)

Maureen Morton said...

AH, Lin - what a festive card for this special day! Love those flags...I can just hear them blowing in the wind. And the cool way you tied the twine - you are such a detail gal. Love this - thanks for sharing.

CinnamonSally said...

Love your pretty banner card Lin, perfect for a party!!!

Rosana said...

It's nice. Great job

Allene said...

Great card! Cheerful and bright! Great birthday card!

Virginia L. said...

LOVE love love how fresh and clean this card looks, Lin! Way to celebrate Lily Pad's birthday celebration! HUGS!

LauraJane:) said...

This card is SOO FESTIVE!
I'm a HUGE fan!

Raven said...

Love the colors you used!

Cher said...

so cheery! I love colorful cards...and ty for the ideas! congrads on one year too! luv the blogs!

Unknown said...

This is beautiful! I love the way you've added the twine. Nice touch.

Lisa xox

Ivette Echanique said...

Love the banners and colors! Happy Birthday Lily Pad Cards!

Kara Lynne said...

A very fun card for the occasion! Thank you for sharing it.

Melissa Shea said...

So pretty! Love the banner pieces in different colors!

conil said...

Happy, happy, happy. Colors, compostion and use of the twine are fabulous.

judy said...

Fun card, Lin! I love that banner
stamp set.

rossi73 said...

That is an amazing card, I can never get the images to look so crisp! I love it!

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

this is so cute, love the banner

Riette said...

So stunningly colorful! So nice to play along with you.

Leslie C said...

Cute card. Thanks for the chance to win!

One Scrappy Gal said...

Love your card! Banners are so "in"!

Jessica Strider said...

Very nice card. I like how the floss co-ordinates with the flags. :)

Mariëtte said...

What a lovely cheerful & colorful birthday card. Thanks for sharing Lin!

Barb Ghig said...

Your card is so cute! I love that you stamped the banner in different colors, and that you added twine!

Betty said...

such a fun bright card for a birthday!

Unknown said...

Love the card!

Brenda said...

Another incredible creation to celebrate this happy occasion. Everyone is so talented. Neat combination of the banner and the twine bows.
Thanks for the chance.

Miriam Prantner said...

What a great card! Love the banner and the little bundled twine bows!

Dixie Cochran said...

Lin, this card is terrific! It looks like springtime!

Barb King said...

Oh, those inks made such nice banners. Cute card, love the twine bows. Barb

Sue McRae said...

Great use of twine with the bannters Lin!

Nandini said...

Such lovely colours!

Happy 1st birthday Lily Pad and many more to come! Keep up the good work.

Katie said...

Lin your awesome, thanks for always doing great stuff.

kimmisu said...

Great card. I love the colors!!!!
Kim

Nancy K said...

How fun and festive, Lin! I'm so happy to serve with you at Lily Pad Cards and to celebrate Deborah and Vicky's 1st year! You always inspire me, my friend, hugs!

Anneke said...

Super nice card Lin!

nwilliams6 said...

Such a happy and bright creation - one that contains the promise of celebration and joy. Super card!

Cindy said...

Love your bundle ribbon twines!

Suzanne C said...

Love your happy banners! So sweet and perfect for a birthday party!

Anonymous said...

What happy colors you chose for your very pretty card. Thanks so much for sharing.....love it!

Joan Garlough
gjgarlough@aol.com

MN

Kristie Maynard said...

Great card. I love all the "happy" colors!

Kelly Booth said...

Love love love this....Such a happy card Lin!

Annan said...

I love the bright colors and really cute banner on this cards of yours. Very nice!

Valerie said...

What a beautiful card! Thanks for sharing!

Rebecca Ednie said...

Super cute banner! Love the twine bows

Laura said...

Cute card! I love the pennants.

Godelieve said...

How pretty and festive!

Anonymous said...

Pretty card Lin. Very festive and colourful. Superlike!

- Suzie C.

diana said...

Love the pennants! Happy 1st blog-aversary to Lily Pad Cards! ;-)

Mary-Anne V said...

Great banner card...love the fun and happy colours.

Michelle Lupton said...

Such a bright, happy card! Love it!

luluvision said...

What a great card! Love the banner and that Hero Arts background stamp is one of my favorites!

Ruth Snyder said...

Love the bright colors! just right for a cheerful birthday card.

Jan said...

I love the joyful colors. If I rec. this card I would be happy for the rest of the day.
Jan

Karen Letchworth said...

Hi Lin! I just adore your sweet card. I am hopping through the Lily Pads in hopes of winning one of the InLinkz subscriptions. I just took over www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com and I need the subscription to continue this ministry. I would LOVE to have you visit and play along/link up if you can. Thanks for your DT work with Lily Pad. It's a fun blog and I love playing along there. Have a blessed week!
Hugs,
Karen L

Theresa said...

Lin, this is such a bright and cheery card! I love it!!

zehra said...

very sweet, love the colors and the style

Paper Therapy Ponderings said...

how very cute - love the bows of baker's twine at the end of each row of pennants.

Barb Housner

Lea L. said...

Super cute card! Love the fun colors and banners!

Trinh said...

Oh I love the little banners, Lin! So happy and fun!

Vera Yates (Ling) said...

Lin, this is so cheerful & fun! Love it!

Sue Bridges said...

Such a cheery bright card!

Pat K said...

So bright and happy!

donna mikasa said...

Such a fun, festive card, Lin! Love the banners and the perfect shades of twine!

Cathy A said...

Love this with the gorgeous bright bunting Lin

Kelly said...

love the background. The banner colors are so cute and festive!

Loki Made It said...

what a lovely card love your style hugsxx and happy birthday!!!!

Sherry said...

Adorable love the banners it sets such a happy feeling

Carol McCready said...

Great fun card. Thanks for sharing.

stylesplenty said...

this is such a colorful and love the twine

Anthy t said...

Great card.

Stephanie said...

What a cute banner! Nice card!

forpahl5 said...

Thanks for sharing I just love this!

Glenna.Dowd said...

Pretty birthday banner card. So cheerful. Thanks

Cards by Sharyn said...

Great fun card. Perfect for any birthday. Thanks for sharing

Evelyn vasquez said...

Cheerful & lovely

Jan said...

Love the card. Jan W

Is said...

Hi Lin, love the colors you used, it's so cheerful!
Greetings from Spain

Unknown said...

Wave those birthday flags. Adorable card.

Delightful Designs by Katherine said...

Cute design; love the twine.

Delightful Designs by Katherine said...

love your design and the twine

Luanne said...

very lovely card Lin. Love the stamping of banners and colors

pat said...

Love the pretty bright colors!! Perfect for a birthday celebration!

A Crafty Person said...

Fun card! I love the banners.

Jeanne said...

I just love a banner card and you did a great job!!!

marie said...

I love the banners!
Great card.
Marie

Sherri Everett Thompson said...

Lin, this is SO pretty! I love both the colors and the design! Thanks so much for sharing. :)

Mubeena M. said...

LOVELY USE OF COLORS!

Unknown said...

Very cute! Love all the colors.

Carol said...

Love the banner and the twine. Very festive for a birthday. Happy Birthday.

Jenny McGee said...

Fun colors of the banners on your card. jeannett_mcgee@comcast.net

KristaB said...

I love your birthday card. Hero arts and the Stamps of Life two of my favorites!

KristaB said...

I love your birthday card. Hero arts and stamps of life two of my favorites!

Dana said...

Lovely card!! I love the banner!!

NWFlamingo said...

What a happy card to mark the celebration of year one!

Heidi May said...

I love this card, thank you for sharing.

Cheryl Schuessler said...

Bright and happy...love the banners.

Melissa D said...

Love your bright colours with that touch of twine to highlight.

Brenda said...

The perfect birthday card Lin! I love those little banners with the gorgeous colors! Beautifully paired with that Hero Arts layering paper!

pamh said...

Great card for Lily Pads birthday.

rlovew said...

Pretty card! I love the banners and the twine loops.

CanadianScraps43 said...

Love your cards over in our HA group and today is no different. That is the first place I feel in love with your work and I think of you as the "Hydrangea lady from HA group" when I see your name. Lol. Too funny I know but it is the truth. Lol. Love your card today. The simplicity of the card and the beautiful colours makes for a wonderful creation.Hugs.

Linda W. (ScrappinBari) said...

Love your banner card, Lin!

Denise Bryant said...

Love your fun banner card! Cheery colors!
DeniseB

wendee said...

cute card. Thanks

Kelly Latevola said...

Lin what a bright and beautiful card! I adore those colors :)

Geri Lynn said...

A bright and cheerful card for a special event.

cutiephinphin said...

Lovely card... Perfect for birthdays!

Laurie said...

I love the way you used the banners and twine. Such a happy card!

Craftyziti said...

This card makes me smile! It is so bright a cheery, a perfect year one birthday card!

Wee Von said...

Those banners are adorable. Love the designs in them and the bakers twine "ties" in so nicely.

Angel said...

What a great card. You are always so creative and I love every detail!

Isha Gupta said...

Fun and Bright card Lin. Love it so much.TFS

Isha Gupta said...

Love your fun and Bright card Lin. Perfect for celebration. TFS

Alina said...

Lovely card! The colors are joyful! Love the teal!

ivy said...

hi lin! i love all the fun colors on these banners!

Cheryl said...

Love those FUN flags! A really cute card.

Holly Saveur said...

Such a happy bright card..love it!

Dawn T said...

wonderful Lin. Such pretty colours

Tracy Ercole said...

Cute card

Susan said...

What a happy card! I just love al those preppy collors.

Dany said...

I love this card...flags are very sweet

Karen Dunbrook said...

Another great card Lin...how festive and fun.

Johnna said...

Happy Birthday Lilly Pad!

Helen said...

Great card. So happy and celebratory.

Debbie said...

What a cheery card! Love it.

mtscrapgal said...

Your card is bannerific. Love the bright colors. Thanks

Hilde van Rijnsoever said...

Very fun card Lin! Makes me happy!

Anonymous said...

Bright and fun! Love the bakers twine!

Debbie said...

such a bright and happy card!

Sharon Roselli said...

Your color choices are wonderful. they scream spring, I needed to hear that today. Thanks for sharing you card.

Elizabeth said...

So fun and bright! Love it.

Jayne said...

I love this card. It's so cheerful. The design would be appropriate for any celebration.

Unknown said...

Linny, this is just wonderful - it could be on the cover of a magazine!

luv2scr@p said...

Very festive!

Sue D said...

Very pretty--I like the colorful banners.

Anonymous said...

I love your bright "juicy" colors and the baker's twine bows!

Anonymous said...

I love your bright "juicy" colors and the baker's twine bows!

Maureen Chandler said...

This card is so cute - love the banners! Thanks so much for sharing!!!

Meagan Vaughn said...

I love the banner flags they are so cute!

Annette Allen said...

such a fun card...I love those amazing banners and great colors...love this..

Cassie_lu said...

fun use of the banners

Brenda B. said...

Love your birthday card! I explored your blog and love your other creations as well! I'll be visiting again.

Cori said...

Happy Birthday Lily Pad Card

Cori said...

Happy Birthday Lily Pad Card

karenelr said...

You did a beautiful job on the birthday card--I like the baker's twine addition! BTW, I have this set too and love it!

Jan Garber said...

Great colors and patterns on those sweet, little banners! Happy B'Day to Lily Pads, too!

Carson said...

I do love bunting, so cute!

Marla said...

Great card. Thanks for the inspiration to use a stamp set that I already own. I love how you added the twine bows to the corners!!

Kristen said...

Love the bright colors and use of baker's twine on the card!
Fun Fun!

Lagene said...

Fantastic banner card!

Lagene said...

Very pretty banner Bday card!

Dawn E said...

love the flags

Anonymous said...

So bright and happy, Lin! Love the twines!

Sherri said...

cute card, great twine use

Tricia said...

Great card, Lin - love the banner!

Margaret said...

Very lovely and cheerful. Happy B'Day to Lily Pad

Pam W Merwin said...

Lin - such a fun colorful card - love the colorful banners! Happy Birthday Lily Pad :)

Ann said...

184 comments! Yikes Lin! This is a fabulous card though..... so HAPPY!!

GrammySue's Creations said...

Hi Lin, this is too cute--love the bright fun, festive, and happy colors.

Karen Diebolt said...

I love your card. The colors are beautiful≥

Crafting Vicky said...

Such bright colors love it! Great way to say Happy B-day Lily pad!

Vicky said...

Adorable card. Love it.

Vicky said...

Adorable card. Just love it.

missstamper said...

Bright and beautiful!

LadyAmberSkye said...

Oooh I have these stamps with no clue what to do with them. Thanks!

Emily H said...

I love it! I also love your blog!

Crystalena82 said...

Wow! These are such cool banners! I love the way you used them with such bright colors, too! :)

Unknown said...

Nice brightly stamped colours and the bows add a touch to the card!

3JewelsArt said...

Wow such a cute, cute card! Amazing!

Shirley said...

Lovely banner card!

kingstonmama said...

Beautiful birthday card. I love the bright happy colors. Ann Y.

walchowDesign said...

Beautiful card with all the colorful flags and twines!

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