This week, Trish named Jennifer (mother's daughter) as Queen! Jennifer is such a deserving recipient of this honor as she is so kind and giving. Plus, look at her amazing cards!!! The paper embroidery just blows me away! She also has card with VERY intricate flowers that are incredible. It was hard for me to figure out which card to case. But I remembered how she did the shaving cream backgrounds and I always wanted to try that technique, so I cased this card: http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/2255666
When I tried the technique, I didn't have beautiful swirling, billowing area of color. I think I mixed too much! So after my cardstock dried, I ran it thru my Big Kick with a Sizzix EF to add some swirls.
Jennifer's amazing card was made with die cuts, but I used my Cricut and the Life is a Beach cartridge to make my card.
Jennifer, I would have LOVED to make you a pretty floral card, but I have to admit, I was intimidated by the level of detail. Maybe I can make another one for you that is "pretty"!
Jennifer, you are so kind!!! I appreciate the kindness you have shown my Mom and to me! You have a very sweet and giving spirit and it has been a pleasure getting to know you thru SCS. I hope you have a FABULOUS week as Queen!!!
Date: Friday, January 11, 2013 GMT Views: 533
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 17906
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 @ 9:14 AM
A precious little seahorse, Kathleen! Cute card!
------------------------------ 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: August 15, 2007 Location: Twin Cities MN Posts: 13990
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 @ 11:09 AM
What a fun card! I love the swirls and your water looks very cool done using the shaving cream technique..you'll have to do it again now that you've got the hang of it. Your seahorse looks right at home on this..love the seaweed..great card to honor Jennifer!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 38890
Fri, Jan 11, 2013 @ 1:57 PM
Kathleen I just love this little seahorse water scene. Super cool and so well done. Love it! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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