Friday, July 27, 2012

Choo Choo Train Birthday Card

I have wanted to make a card with a train on for ages and when I saw this train image at Robyn’s Fetish called Choo Choo Charlie I had to have it.July 2012 Sport Carnival & Cards 076

I’d love you to come and Join our Challenge this week at

Card Crafter’s Circle 33rd  Challenge

  Our challenge theme for you this week is to be uncluttered, uncomplicated, but bold and fresh.... we want you to create in the style of 

CAS - Clean and Simple

We are excited to share that this week we have two prize winners, because we have two sponsors!

A randomly drawn winner will receive their choice of five (5) digital images from

  Robyn's Fetish!  

Another randomly drawn winner will receive their choice of two (2) digital images from

   Oak Pond Creations

Challenges I am entering:

  1. Anything Goes Challenge - Let's not be square
  2. Jacksons Digital Expressions - Anything goes
  3. Fashionista - Baby or Birthday
  4. The Kraft Journal - use kraft and Make me Smile
  5. Paper Pretties - Clean & Simple
  6. Totally Stampalicious – Texture
  7. Ribbon Girls - Colour Challenge
  8. Emergency Crafters challenge – Circles
  9. Simon Says Stamps - Simon Says Anything Goes
  10. Crafts and Me Challenges - Anything Goes

Have a nice day

Hugs Trish xx


Creations by Shirl said...

Cute choo choo train, and so clever the ribbon looks like the train tracks too..... Super cool card!

Vicki Fraser independent STAMPIN' UP demonstrator said...

You have a fabulous imagination Trishy, I larf you :)

Jenée said...

This is so darn cute. Very creative, girl!

Confiseries Papier said...

Trish, this card is just too cute! Thanks for joining us at Jackson's Digital Expressions.

Christine L said...

Perfect male card... love your train!

Thanks for joining in the challenge at Anything Goes... Good Luck and hope to see you again soon.

Christine x

Star said...

Great boy's card Trish. Love the use of ribbon for tracks.
Eileen x

Chana said...

Hi, Trish! This is just too adorable. Very creative design elements, especially the ribbon tracks, neat!! Thanks for sharing with us at Jackson's Digital Expressions.
Chana, DT Coordinator

Lynn said...

What a cute train! Love the ribbon "track". Thanks for joining us at The Kraft Journal.

KarinsArtScrap said...

what a cute train and card Trish.
beautiful done.

greetings karin

Anonymous said...

Oh my word girl this is soooo adorable!!! I love your train design and your coloring too!! This made me smile today!! TFS and have a great weekend friend!! HUGS :)

Sandy said...

Just as cute as it can be!

Anne-Marie said...

Trish, you have made the cutest little train, the colours, too!

Jennifer said...

This chugga chugga choo choo! Love the embossed background and your tracks! Fantastic way to use the image!

Cheryl said...

oh this is just so cute,love the image bless you too for playing at anything goes,this week hugs Cherylxxxxxxx

Sheila H said...

Love the ribbon for tracks on this cute card! Thanks for playing along with Jackson's Digital Expressions.

Dortesjs said...

fabulous imagination, love this card

Basslady said...

what a lovely and adorable card-idea!

thanx for this sweet inspiration!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Beebeebabs said...

Toooo cute Trish tfs!!!

Chrissy said...

Hi! rain has stopped and back to sunny Napier,in NZ.. just as she should your card, the ribbon as train tracks is a fabulous idea, love the embossed background and the wee train is fabulous..wonderful CAS card..


Nannieflash said...

Hi Trish, love that image, and your embossed card is just gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxx

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Anonymous said...

This is very cute, great idea to use the ribbon
hugs julie P

Victoria said...

The train looks amazing running along that ribbon strip!

Mindy said...

What a super cute card, Trish! Love the train and sooo clever to use the ribbon as the tracks !!

Suzie's Card Den said...

What a lovely card - so cute.
Thank you for joining us at Fashionista Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you again soon.
Suzie xx

Shelby said...

How cute is this?!! Love the embossing in the background and love how you've used the ribbon as the track.


Linda said...

Trish your choo choo train is just adorable!!!!! Wow very unique card and I love it!!!!!

grandmabonnie said...

Trish, i treasure you as my great to see both of your fun cards!

Elaine said...

Fabulous Trish what a super train and a fabulous card well done great design Hugs Elaine

cotnob said...

This is a great card for a child, I love the way you have used the ribbon for the train track.