This is for the CC481 and the CAS275 to make flat stackable cards. The caligraphy at the top was from a note pad that my mom made for me 30 years ago when I was 25. She has passed away now and I cherish this hand made note pad. She did caligraphy the real way...with a pen and bottle of ink. I printed her caligraphy onto white cardstock and added my image to the bottom. I colored everything with copics. Now when I want a note card I can make a color copy. What a great time I had making this card and remembering all the times my mom and I did things together. She was such an amaxing person.
Date: Tuesday, June 3, 2014 GMT Views: 1272
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Wed, Jun 04, 2014 @ 2:00 PM
I miss my mom, too, so your story was especially poignant to me. How wonderful that you have her beautiful calligraphy to continue to enjoy. Your card is beautiful. Love the music and flourish. Pretty!
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Wed, Jun 04, 2014 @ 5:00 PM
This one is favorited even before comments! My gosh, this is gorgeous and what a treasured memory you incorporated into it. Your mom was FABULOUS in calligraphy, an art I wish I had learned! Your color on that beautiful stamp just enhances this SO pretty note card!
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Fri, Jun 06, 2014 @ 6:19 PM
Oh so beautiful Francie!!
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