Friday, June 29, 2012

Happy Birthday, Brad

My son will be 34 on the 3rd of July.  He was born at 11:45pm and the dr asked me if i wanted to wait (after spending the day laboring) 15 minutes to have a baby born on the 4th...i said "NO"...of course i said that emotionally, i was laboring (no shots). :)  He was born 10lbs 3oz...so that was why i labored a bit longer...I lost 27lbs right after...:) 

Oh so why did i say all of that?  i made this gift bag for his birthday gift card:
 I did use a card sketch for this bag from Skipping Stones Design (i rotated it vertically and left the banner horizontal):

Copics used:
skin- YR000, 00, R20, 24
hair- E41, 31, 34
shirt- R24, 39
shorts- C3, CB
shoes- C1, 5, 7





Challenges:
Magnolia Down Under- Decorate a Paper Bag
Skipping Stones Design- Sketch
Tilda's Town- Time to Celebrate!

15 comments:

  1. This is fantastic Bonnie! I'm sure he will love this! Don't worry about sharing, I find myself doing that often to...and then wondering about it after! LOL Those are moments in our lives that we never forget!

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  2. I'm not sure why anyone tries to joke with women in labour - I mean, really? It could be completely hilarious & we'd still try to hurt them. Do you still get the feeling every birthday of "omygosh, how did you get so big??" My mom still says she blinked.
    I love the banner, and the soccer ball! Too cool.

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  3. Bonnie this is fantastic ,what a lovely card , super design well done Hugs Elaine

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  4. Love your fab gift bag, Bonnie! Great coloring! Hugs, Elizabeth

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  5. OH WOW - my son would ADORE this - he was just voted MVP for his soccer team! LOVE that you've made a masculine bag - and done sooo well too! Awesome job - you can tell it was made with love.
    Thanx so much for joining us at MDUC this week.
    xXx

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  6. Happy Birthday to your Son, I wouldn't have waited either - 15 minutes of extra labor would seem like forever. Well done card - colored sooooo well.

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  7. Hey I watched my sister give birth 3 times - I don't think anyone has the choice to wait!!

    Love your bag. You did a fabulous coloring job!! Love it.

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  8. Fabulous gift bag Bonnie! I'm sure your son will love it!
    Thanks for joining us again at Tilda's Town!!
    Hugs, Tina

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  9. What a fantstic little project ,its great for you son I hater doing male themed cards. This is stunning shug huggies June xxxxxx

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  10. Gorgeous image and card Bonnie..This is a great one for your son. Thanks for commenting on my card too...I am now your newest follower..xx

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  11. This is SO super cute! Love it! Thanks for playing along with us over at Skipping Stones Design!

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  12. My little brother is also a July 4th baby- it's a fun holiday to celebrate along with a birthday! Your card is super adorable!

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  13. What a great gift bag is this ;o)
    Thank you for joining us at Tilda's Town this week.

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  14. This is a lovely gift bag, my son took long enough to come into the world at 8'13" I don't blame you for not waiting another 15 mins
    Thanks for joining us for this challenge at
    Tilda's Town Challenges
    Hugs, Becky x

    I've got candy on my blog if youre interested http://attic-crafter.blogspot.co.uk/

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  15. Beautiful!! Thanks for playing along at Tilda's Town this week:-)
    Hugs
    Karen
    xxx

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