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Sunday, 18 December 2011

Fifties Fun

Afternon from a cold and chilly Warrington.  We have blue skies but boy is it cold out there today.

I haven't done any CD crafting for a while and I decided to make a card using My Craft Studios Fab Glam Fifties CD.  The images on these discs are fabulous and all were done by the lovely Nancy Watts.  My Dad was a teddy boy and mum was a teddy girl.  They were really good dancers and dad even won a competition back in the 1950's for his dancing.  I love rock and roll and only wish I could dance like that!


The base card is from Hunkydory.  The backing paper is from the above mentioned CD using the graphics programme I have resized the backing paper to fit the card then added the two figure, sign and records.  I copied and pasted the records and figures and decoupaged them to give this card dimension.  I have glittered the frill of Lori's dress.


Thank you for stopping by today
Hugs
Linda xxx

12 comments:

starcyl said...

Great card Linda, brings back memories of my childhood.
Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.
Jenny x
CD Sunday DT

Desirée-ScrapDees said...

what a really lovely card, so beautiful made!

Misty's Mum said...

Love your card - definitely shouts the 50's

Dawn said...

Cool card! Love it Linda!
HUgs
Dawn xxx

Carol said...

This is so fifties. I can almost feel the crackle of the paper nylon petticoat.
Thank you for joining us at Cd Sunday.
Carol
xx
CD Sunday DT

Beryl K said...

Great card, I love it. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday
Beryl x GDT

Sue's Crafty Corner said...

A beautiful card from a great CD. I love the effect that the backing card gives.

Sue x

Christine said...

Super card Linda, well thought out, happy memories of the fifties. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.
Hugs
Christine xx
CD Sunday DT

Lindsay Craftymonster81 said...

This is so cool! Love the shape and style of the card
Lindsay xx

Jocelyn said...

This really does capture the feel of the 50's (although I was far too young to remember! lol)
Merry Christmas
Jocelyn
CD Sunday DT

Purple Crazy said...

Great card, Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week. Best wishes for the New Year x

Wendy - Anntaurus said...

Fab work. Thanks for joining the CD Sunday Fifties Fun Challenge.

Wendy -x-