At last I have finished making a card!! :) I started this card for Father's day for my husband, and just finished it for him for our 27th anniversary a few days ago. Dh flys stunt kites for a hobby - which look absolutely nothing like these kites. But I did love this set, and bought it with DH in mind.
I just love the paper I used - the glittery off colour clouds!! DH was getting impatient for his card, and several times I had to seek his advice - what angle should I put the kites at, how to place the tails etc!! :)
The tails are made of a wired covered kraft coloured material which I coloured over with my black copic.
Thanks for looking! :) Hope I can get back to making my cards a little faster!!! :) Card measures 7 1/2 inches by 6 inches
Date: Sunday, July 25, 2010 GMT Views: 1665
Registered: June 4, 2009 Location: Deatsville, Alabama Posts: 23502
Mon, Jul 26, 2010 @ 3:11 AM
This card is terrific! I love the paper and that stamp is wonderful! It is so great that you involved your DH in the angles and all - that makes it so much more meaningful - which is a good thing since FD was like a month ago..... I am putting this one in my favs......
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Registered: August 18, 2008 Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK Posts: 32002
Mon, Jul 26, 2010 @ 4:19 AM
This is fabulous and I'm totally impressed with the technical know-how that went into the kite flying bit - more impressive is the bright striped kites all in a row - makes such a striking card against the subtle glittery sky and clouds!! Love it! Happy Anniversary too!
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Mon, Jul 26, 2010 @ 5:41 AM
What an absolutely fun card. I just love how carefree and beautiful it is. So I guess in your house when you go tell your wonderful husband to go fly a kite...he does!!! lol Yuckin it up here this morning. Debzi this is truly a fabulous card.
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