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Thursday, April 23, 2015

Bouquet for a mom

I no longer have any mothers te receive my cards, but this would be most appropriate for any woman.
Supplies:  image by ODB, colored with metallic markers; shimmer cs (Recollections); embossing with LifeStyle Crafts folder; ribbon from Pizzazz Aplenty; Blessings die by CheeryLynn, enhanced with glitter.
Technique:  I tried to use a dab of Versamark reinker and black embossing powder for the flower centers and butterfly markings.  I should have practiced first, as it did not work well.  I am not sure if it was the technique or the shiny cs, but the heat gun pretty much made the embossing powder disappear rather than create a shiny dot - I did a second application on several flowers.
Sketch:       http://sketchsaturday.blogspot.com/ 
Spring:       http://pinkgemchallengeblog.blogspot.com/
Colorful:   http://livelaughstamp.blogspot.com/search/label/Monday%20Morning%20Challenge
Flowers:    http://pileitonchallenge.blogspot.com/
Inspiration photo:   http://www.ourdailybreaddesignsblog.blogspot.com/search/label/Shining%20the%20Light%20Challenge
Mother's Day:          http://cheerylynndesigns.blogspot.ca/
Pink and sparkle:     http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
 Pink and pretty:      http://polkadoodle.blogspot.ca/2015/04/week-15-pink-and-pretty-polkadoodles.html
 Any, with glitter:    http://sparklensprinklecreativechallenges.blogspot.com/


10 comments:

  1. Stunning creation thanks for joining the fun in the pink and pretty challenge over at Polkadoodles and good luck.
    Anita (DT)
    http://www.polkadoodle.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. I love this stamp from A Daily Bread - so beautiful - it's in my stash too :) I also like the background texturing you created - it works well with the flowers. Thank you for using a Sketch Saturday layout for your card. Take care.

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  3. how beautiful

    Thank you for joining us at Polkadoodles challenge - Pink and Pretty
    xx

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  4. Beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday! Hugs Deb

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  5. Another wonderful card Dorothy. Beautiful stamp and nice colors!
    xEllie from My Creative Moments/Monday Morning Challenge

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  6. Your design is so lovely! I think your mom would have been very happy to receive this beautiful card, but just as you say it can certainly bless the life of any lady. I enjoyed seeing your take on the inspiration photo! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Our Daily Bread Designs. I hope you can join us again soon! Hugs, Gracie.

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  7. Wonderful card. Any body would love to receive this. So glad you shared it with us for the Sparkle N Sprinkle Creative Challenge.

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  8. What a beautiful watering can of flowers!! I am sure will be very happy to receive this beautiful creation in pink. Beautiful details and design!! Thanks for joining us at ODBD!!

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  9. Beautiful, I love the gorgeous shimmer! Thanks for sharing your creation with us at In the Pink!
    Rebecca.
    x

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  10. So sweet and cute card with lovely image. Thanks for joining us for our Pink and Pretty Polkadoodles Challenge

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