A birthday card for a former colleague .....we worked many midnight shifts together. She is of Dutch heritage, as am I. This is a cool embossing folder I picked up a few weeks ago. I watercoloured the scene, sponged around the edges and mounted it on a card base.
Date: Monday, July 8, 2013 GMT Views: 210
Stamps: Sentiement from a clear set by Kaiser Kraft
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Wed, Jul 17, 2013 @ 4:04 AM
Reminds me of the Keukenhof Gardens. My paternal grandfather was from Arnhem, Netherlands. He came to the United States with his entire family when he was a young man and settled in Washington State. Your card is lovely, soft, and I'm sure will be cherished by your friend. It looks like you embossed first, and then colored - yes? Very nice.
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Sun, Jul 21, 2013 @ 9:54 AM
I have been busy lately so havent seen many galleries for a hwuile and wanted to ty for the cute comment on my princess card and check out some of yours too, and this neat new EF caught my eye...Can see why you picked it up...what a darling scene...love how you kept it soft...your friend will love this...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.