This week we are going to Derby, KS to bring some cheer to Harriet who is a good friend of Sheri's (ksnurse).
Harriet loves music and nature but I went with a nature theme. My grandfather grew Dahlia's and they always made me happy so I hope they will bring some cheer to Harriet too. Inside sentiment reads, Trust in the Lord with all your heart and lean not on your own understanding. TFL
Date: Wednesday, March 19, 2014 GMT Views: 1161
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Thu, Mar 20, 2014 @ 1:23 AM
The minute I saw this in the gallery I thought of my grandfather as he grew Dahlias, then I read your description....it is a lovely feeling when you create a card that reminds you of someone dear, isn't it? Robin I am sure Harriet will live this too.
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Thu, Mar 20, 2014 @ 10:25 AM
wow....this is wonderful....love your coloring...and the different "Upcycled" glassware for vases is sooooo country....love it...and she will surely feel the love.....thanks so much for joining the party and helping me cheer my friend
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Fri, Mar 21, 2014 @ 12:36 AM
Beautiful colouring and a beautiful CAS card, Robin. I agree - dahlias are happy-making flowers. Till the earwigs start falling out of them, LOL. I've only grown them once or twice, but I love seeing them in the Botanic Gardens. DH's favourite is a deep crimson and white one like the big one in your image.