A card I made for my neighbour's mother who is 92 and even though she is a widow her daughter-in-law wants to acknowledge her wedding anniversary with a card. Thinking about her history.......I got inspiration when I saw the photo on our inspiration site this evening. http://www.aviewoncities.com/gallery...?key=kveen1410
You see, Elsie was a WAC during WW11 and stationed close to London. Her fiancé was among the Canadian troops who liberated the Netherlands, and years later they took many trips back to Holland as the Netherlands honour their liberators every May 5. I noticed after I took the photo, that I had put the wrong date on the little banner....good thing I could change it before giving it to my neighbour.
Date: Friday, March 8, 2013 GMT Views: 1166
Registered: February 1, 2005 Location: Temple, Tx Posts: 37767
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 @ 8:08 PM
What a beautiful collage....you have made this so special for your neighbors mother and it will bring back lots of fond memories for her!! The die cuts are just perfect for this and I love the little heart charm!!!
Registered: November 4, 2006 Location: Midwest Posts: 23624
Fri, Mar 08, 2013 @ 8:44 PM
Love how you captured all of those memories in your fantastic inspired design ... absolutely fabulous (if you'll remove the space between your *I* and *C* in IC379, it will show-up in the gallery so everyone can enjoy it).
Registered: March 20, 2005 Location: Butler, PA Posts: 77697
Sat, Mar 09, 2013 @ 7:59 AM
Your friend's mom will sooo appreciate the thought you put into this card. Sometimes, it's hard to be a widow when your anniversary rolls around and everyone looks the other way. Your card will invoke wonderful memories for her. Brilliant!
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Registered: May 31, 2008 Location: Seattle Posts: 14542
Sat, Mar 09, 2013 @ 11:03 AM
Won't your neighbor be pleased with this beauty. Very thoughtful and a great take on the challenge!
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