Thursday, January 20, 2011

A Penguin for Bert

It's my dear friend Bert's (aka: Charlene, aka: LilLuvsStampin) birthday this weekend, and she LOVES penguins. How perfect that she has a birthday during the winter months in the US. Well, since it's Thursday, It's time for a CCEE Stamper's challenge, and Frances has challenged us to make a card with a penguin on it. I decided to make my penguin an Emperor penguin because it just sounds royal, and this is for a VIP!! Thus the yellow under his neck. I also learned something new...I've always colored my penguin's feet a pale orange. Well shoot, they have black feet. I never paid that much attention to penguin details I guess.

Thanks for stopping by today. Be sure to check out what the other CCEE Stamper's have to share with ya.
Happy Stamping my friends!!

Stamps: Circular Sayings (Verve), Elzybells
Paper: Joy ride (Cosmo Cricket), Black and White (PTI)
Ink: Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Accessories: Octagon, Circle, and Circle Scallop Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Button (PTI), Quickie Glue Pen, Glitter, Border Punch (EK Success), Ribbon, Scor-Pal, Copics, Silver pearls, Black Embroidery Thread


StampOwl said...

I color penguins feet orange too LOL ... guess I always will. Love your card

Tanya said...

Awww, this is so sweet and absolutely beautiful! I love penguins too, she will love it!

Joanne (jojot) said...

well...penguins from Connecticut come with orange feet too...probably cuz they have galoshes on cuz of all the snow, ice, freezing rain and time I will have to ask them to remove their galoshes so I can see for!!!

adorable and sweet

Charlene Merrick (LilLuvsStampin) said...

Awww, Toshipooh.....this is so sweet and beautiful! Is it really gonna be mine, all mine? Yipeee!! I got a chuckle out of JoJo's explanation of why a penguin has orange feet: they wear galoshes!

Beverly said...

Great card!
I didn't know about the penguin feet either!
Who said blog-hopping wasn't educational!?

Conniecrafter said...

very cute, pretty papers, and like how you tucked the sentiment!

Cindy Haffner said...


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