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Sunday, May 10, 2015

For Victoria, with an envelope

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I rarely make square cards because of the extra postage.  However, this will be hand delivered - so bumpy embellishments and square shape will work.  My teen aged granddaughter asked me to make a card for her friend - in pink, with a kitty and glitter.  The image is from http://sliekje.blogspot.com/.  Angelique periodically adds images, mostly cats - all are freebies.  Thank you for your generosity and keep on drawing!  I colored with Prismas and metallic gel pens.  The animal DP is from a pad I found at Big Lots - the checked section is the reverse of the double sided paper.  The polka dots is a sheet I have had for a long time.  No pattern for the envelope - I decided to wing it, but using a pattern would have been easier I am sure.  There is glitter on the flowers and her name - which is easier to see IRL.  There are 3 deep pink rain drops at the top right and narrow gold metallic sticker strips to set off the various papers.
Sketch:    http://sweetsketchwednesday2.blogspot.com/
Animal:   http://www.southerngirlschallenge.blogspot.com/
Pink:        http://inthepinkchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/
For a girl: http://doubleclickconnections.blogspot.com/2015/05/come-join-our-for-mom-or-girly.html
Embellishments (rain drops):  http://inkyimpressionschallenges.blogspot.com/
Color image:  http://whimsyinspires.blogspot.com/
Stamping (HB sentiment):    http://cuttlebugmania.blogspot.co.uk/
 Pattern Paper:   http://craftyhazelnutspatternedpaper.blogspot.co.uk/
Duo - black & white:   http://toptiptuesday.blogspot.com/

13 comments:

Heide said...

Just the cutest! Love the matching envelope. Thanks for joining us this week. Hugs, Heide SSW2-DT

anne said...

Such a sweet image and perfect colours for a teen. Thank you for joining us this week.
Anne SSW2-DT

Linda Anderson said...

Absolutely adorable Dorothy!! Great idea to make a matching envelope too. Thanks for playing this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2.

Linda

sweetbloominscraps said...

Adorable card! Love the cat image. I just checked out the freebie image site. Thanks for sharing! Love your matching envelope too! Clever idea! Thanks for joining us at SSW2!
Judi SSW2~GDT

Joanna said...

Oh my gosh Dorothy, I think this is my favorite card of all! LOVE all the pink, glittery goodness! Victoria is going to love this card with it's matching envelope! Thanks for sharing this with us.
~Jo, SSW2-DT

Adrienne DeBauche said...

That card is perfect for her! I love it and I'm positive V will, as well. You're the best, Grandma! Thank you so much. Somehow I missed out on the artistic genes- you kept them all to yourself. :)
- Adrienne

Hazel said...

Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper May challenge with your delightful crafting - hope to see you again soon x

Beth F. said...

Such an awesome card! Thank you for joining the DoubleClick For a Mom or Girl Challenge!
Beth, GDT
Beth's Beauties

bumblebee creations said...

So super cute! Thanks for joining our challenge over at Double Click Connections- GDT- Rhonda

Christine L said...

Awwwww such a cute little image - and I love the card you've made with it... perfect choice of papers and design!


Thank you for sharing with us at In The Pink - good luck and hope we see you here again soon!

Christine x

Taunya Butler said...

Oh, for absolute sweetness!!! This is adorably sweet and cute!! Pattern papers have been perfectly picked for optimum cuteness and greatness!!! Love this - So glad you joined us over at DoubleClick for A Mom or a Girl challenge!!

Taunya Butler (daisiesgirl.com) Design Team

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

This is so cute! Love the fun papers! Thanks for joining us over at the DoubleClick Skittles Challenge! DT Member Carri~Abusybee Skittles!

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