This week our cards are going to Brenda, who was involved a a very serious automobile collision. While Brenda has made wonderful progress in her recovery, the Teapotters are stepping in to add some encouragement to the path she has yet to travel in her recovery.
Fran picked a beautiful teapot this week and I tried my darnedest to put that to a card. My mojo just isn't with me lately, this being the second card I did and I even started a third. I just hope the love, caring, and encouragement will come through to Brenda, who needs it the most.
The diamond is fabric attached with Heat N Bond. The flowers and sentiment panel are colored with alcohol inks. The butterfly is a second generation coloring with the shaving cream technique.
Date: Tuesday, September 4, 2012 GMT Views: 1200
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:03 AM
Jennifer, this is a charming card!! Love all the flourishes and that pretty big butterfly!! Nicely done!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39808
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:04 AM
Wow Jennifer what a beautiful card! So vibrant in color and design. This will surely bring big smiles to Brenda. Love it! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
Smile.......people will wonder what you are up to! :0)
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Registered: February 5, 2007 Location: St. Louis, MO Posts: 61490
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:17 AM
Jennifer, your love, caring and encouragement will CERTAINLY come through on this beautiful card. It is LOVELY! I particularly like the blue panels as back drops for your lacy butterfly and vines with flowers and the sentiment.
Registered: August 8, 2006 Location: Roseville CA Posts: 16704
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:39 AM
Stunning! This card is beautiful, and I am certain Brenda will know how much love and care went into it. The detailing is Fabulous, as is your description. I can just picture the second generation effect of the butterfly -- and it gives just the right softness yet strength to the whole card. Lovely.
Registered: March 15, 2012 Location: Alabama Posts: 11086
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 8:40 AM
Jenifer the purple and white are so very PRETTY together and I LOVE your little bossoms on the gorgeous flourish!!! Your die cut butterfly is AMAZING!!!! Everything on your card is BEAUTIFUL!!! I LOVE it ALL!!!
Registered: October 21, 2010 Location: in the okanagan in b.c. canada Posts: 10821
Tue, Sep 04, 2012 @ 10:35 AM
...silly girl...this is GORGEOUS....I love the colors and the simple desing with the beautiful swirls. I also loved that t-pot...well then again blue is my fav. color and I LOVE flowers and butterflies too......soo....both here are gorgeous. BRenda will def. so appreciate this love here....TFS...:0)
------------------------------ We as people are raindrops of colorful ink , falling down Crisp and Clear, each a different shade more vibrant then the last, but once we realize at the bottom of an endless abyss we all fall into the same inkpot forming one color, only then can we come together as one My son.