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Friday, 13 August 2010

My Eldest Son is 18 Today!!!!


Well, my eldest son is 18 today.  We bought him a joint present with his Nan and Aunt of a special driving experience of driving a Ferrari and an Aston Martin.  He's got a year to use it but already wants to work out when to go.

Both boys, their Nan, their Aunt and myself went into town to a restaurant for a cooked breakfast for an 18th birthday treat.  Then it was onto the mobile phone shop so he could get his contract Blackberry.  Lunchtime was a cream cake before he had to go into work - not good for the digestion after a cooked breakfast but thankfully it doesn't happen that often!!!

I took some hours making Kevin's card and used a wonderful digital image from CraftsUPrint by Gordon Fraser.  To be honest you would have thought he knew Kevin, even down to the bare feet!!!  I used my Cricut to cut out the "18" and "today" and used My Craft Studio to design the verse/backing sheet.  Please note:  the mirri card is as clean as anything but no matter what the camera didn't like it!!!

This card fits the following challenges:

Stamping Vacation - No brads or eyelets
Party Time Tuesday - Anything goes birthday
Pear Tree Designs - Male theme.




9 comments:

Paige said...

What a terrific card for your son! He's a lucky guy. Thanks for joining us at PTT!

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi Kym, Happy Birthday to your son. Golly bet it doesn't feel like 18 years ago you had a wee babe in arms.
Love the card it looks lovely, Enjoy the weekend. Hazelxoxo

KraftyKoolKat said...

Fab card Kym. Happy Birthday Kevin!!!!

Hugs
Cathy
xxxxx

clare said...

great male themed card. good luck and thanks for joining us at Pear Tree Designs. X

coldwaters2 said...

Wow Kym these are absolutely fabulous and what a lucky lad to have so much for his 18th birthday

Hugs
Lorraine x

Karen McAlpine said...

What a fun card! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamping Vacation.

Denise Clark said...

I love personalized cards! It really shows how much you care! Love teh image and the sentiment over it. 18! Wow! They grow up so fast! Happy Birthday Kevin!

Thanks for playing along with the No! No! challenge at Stamping Vacation. This earns you an entry in the Sept 1st drawing for a $25.00 gift certificate to 7 Kids College Fund!

KraftyKoolKat said...

Hi again Kym, I have left you an award over on my blog which I hope you will accept.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Lilacanglia said...

Fantastic card,
certainly a wowsers,
Thank You for the caravan link, hubby has decided on Cornwall now as we have not been there since our honeymoon 21 years ago, we stayed in Wales a couple of years back and will be going back again real soon,
thank you
hugs
Angie x