This is a wonderful challenge, Wendy, and perfect for my parent's 67th Anniversary card!! I had a rejected piece of embossed vanilla which was brayed on the negative side of the folder with Crumb Cake left over from Monday's TLC challenge....I used it to cutout the damask shape with a Tim Holtz die. Soft Suede and Chocolate Chip were used for the shadow behind the shape. Martha Stewart Punches were used for the leaves and pink satin flowers were added to finish it off. The sentiment is from Verve's Anniversary Birds set. TFL!!
Registered: April 4, 2008 Location: Sahuarita, Arizona originally from New Brunswick, Canada Posts: 18355
Fri, Jan 27, 2012 @ 6:44 AM
very beautiful.....it looks like 3D with the shadow behind the damask shape...love the flower cluster.... well done... I know your parents will love this card.....67 years wow, that is soooo wonderful....
Registered: June 9, 2006 Location: Wauconda, IL Posts: 49344
Fri, Jan 27, 2012 @ 6:52 AM
Oh my gosh Joan, this is gorgeous!!! How wonderfully amazing that your parents are celebrating their 67th wedding anniversary. I think it's awesome to reach 50, and anything beyond that is awesome. They will love this card.
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39843
Fri, Jan 27, 2012 @ 7:12 AM
OMGOSH Joan, what a stunning well done card! LOVE those roses. LOVE your cut out. LOVE the eb part. LOVE THIS CARD! WOW! TFS :0)
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Registered: June 29, 2004 Location: Sugar Land. Texas Posts: 54667
Fri, Jan 27, 2012 @ 7:16 AM
You know our parents were always the ones who put our artwork on the refrigerator no matter what it looked like, but MAN,oh, MAN, are you going to wow them with this masterpiece. Congratulations to them. I am fortunate to still have both of my parents still active in my life too. What a blessing!