I made my card for Martha whose husband, over the Christmas holiday, died suddenly of a massive coronary. She is the sweet Aunt of Mothermark (Cindy), who originated and until recently, was the host of the SCS Teaparty challenge. I brought flowers, a little sparkle and the inside of my card says "hello hugs" with a teeny, cute owl nestled in the words. I hope my card will bring a moment of happy and a smile to Martha. My heart goes out to her.
Note: I used the PTI die cut negative over the N of N layer as a backdrop for the watercolored flowers on the woodgrain (Tim Holtz) background.
THANKS for looking! :)
Stamps: SU, Stamper's Anonymous (Tim Holtz), Paper Smooches, Clear Dollar
Paper: Paper Studios kraft base, SU bashful blue + night of navy, DCWV dark blue glitter, Recollections white
Ink: SU pad and markers
Accessories: SU blender pen, PTI die, Signo white gel pen
Date: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 GMT Views: 1009
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59933
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 3:52 AM
A moment of happy and a smile! Mission accomplished I am sure! Gabby, thank you so much for making this wonderful card for Martha! Its beautifully done as all your cards are and I know when Martha is surprised by it, she will get warm fuzzies and feel better! Thank you for that! Hig bugs!
I love the texture and dimension you got here....and your faux stitching is an awesome finishing touch! I am so glad this card is going to Aunt Martha! Hig bugs!
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 12:09 PM
Gabby, a wonderful card for the teaparty!! Love the dimension you achieved here!
------------------------------ 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: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39860
Tue, Jan 15, 2013 @ 1:29 PM
Gabby, this is just bold bright and beautiful! Love the richness to your colors. Wow card! TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
Smile.......people will wonder what you are up to! :0)
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