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Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Hanna and Spencer's wedding card

This has been a very special card for me to make - unfortunately, the image is not as good as I would have liked.  Our oldest grandson is getting married - their invitations featured pink and brown, a cord "tie", and their initials so I incorporated those elements. IRL the bg is a pale pink - it looks more creamy here.  The main DP is a botanical print in pink and brown; the lace is pink. and the DP strips are also brown and pink.  I used the Swiss Dot folder on the bg.  Die cuts include spellbinder hearts, Cuttlebug letters, and Cheery Lynn butterfly and Blessings.  The stamped sentiment is Great Impressions (pretty old, I think).  I used Choc chip ink and heat embossed for a bit of sheen.
Sketch:  http://vlvsketches.blogspot.com/
Dies:  http://artisticinspirationschallenges.blogspot.co.uk/
Botanical:  http://www.simonsaysstampblog.com/mondaychallenge/
Stamping and a bow:  http://www.flonzcraft.com/vsc/
 Embossing (See above): http://www.hidinginmycraftroom.com/
Dies:  http://qkrstampede.blogspot.co.uk/
Flowers (DP):  http://stampedblessings.com/
Shabby chic (DP, lace):  http://pileitonchallenge.blogspot.com/
Masculine, with Cheery Lynn die  http://cheerylynndesigns.blogspot.com/search/label/challenge

11 comments:

  1. Hi Dorothy! I hope you're having a blessed week. I need you to stop by Word Art Wednesday, and then get in touch with me.
    Blessings,
    karen

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  2. Great card & beautiful design. Thanks for joining us this week for our "Punches/Dies." Come back to join us again and good luck.
    Karal QKR Stampede DT

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  3. Great card, Dorothy, wonderful how you incorporated the wedding invitation aspect into your card. To be eligible to win our challenge, you must include a link to Cheery Lynn Designs challenge post.

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  4. Love the earthy colours of your lovely card Dorothy.

    Thanks so much for sharing with us at FlonzCraft Vintage Stamping Challenges.

    B x

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  5. I love when a card tells a story and you have well thought out this for your Grandsons Wedding. A real Keepsake. Thanks for joining in the challenge at Cheery Lynn Designs this week and Good Luck.
    Julie x

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  6. Such a beautiful card with love and details poured into it! I love it! Thank you for joining us at Cheery Lynn Designs this week for our challenge.

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  7. Very pretty. I like the mix of patterns. Thanks for playing at HIMCR.

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  8. Hi, Dorothy! I love you card (I always enjoy your art), and I hope you will share this with us at Word Art Wednesday. I also need you to email me about claiming your prize from last week.
    Thanks, and have a blessed week!
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday

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  9. This is so pretty! Love the monochromatic look ! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

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  10. A great card love the colours chosen. Thankyou for joining our challenge this week at Artistic Inspirations.
    Good luck
    Fiona dt. x

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  11. cute card - thanks for joining us at Pile it on "Shabby Chic" challenge - hope to see you again this week for our new challenge "Metal"
    Kimberly - Dt

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