This card is for Mothermark's aunt Martha who is going thru a tough time right now. Maybe Beauty the swan's story will be a comfort. More to comfort Martha than the extra cookies for ending the story, here goes: Beauty walked a long way down Life's Highway to a fork in the path, going right she was on Life-Change road which she took to the next right which led her to Serenity Lake. She made a veil of hope out of flowers and begin to swim.There she knew she could make a new beginning because she knew love and peace and serenity were available there for her..on SERENITY LAKE.
I printed my image from a coloring page, and cut with spellbinders floral oval nestie, I sponged on the water and sky colors and then with watercolor pencils added color to the flowers and shaded Beauty. This was popped up on a piece of very vanilla embossed cs. I made a ribbon flower and placed a brad in the center and added the ribbon of very vanilla. This all mounted onto a very vanilla card.
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 GMT Views: 594
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59993
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 7:51 AM
Awe.... I love that Beauty found Serenity Lake...and I love that Serenity Lake will find my Aunt's home. What a beautiful card you created specially for Martha...the softness and feminine feel are wonderful and I know that when she sees this in her mailbox, she will be touched, just like me! Thank you so very much and hig bugs!!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39835
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 11:25 AM
So pretty and very elegant in design. Love your coloring book image. This is just fabulous! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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