Bridget's HYCCT challenge was "My Hero" -- dedicate your card to your hero. My hero is my mom, who died earlier this year at age 94. She was a wonderful artist and a 30+ year breast cancer survivor. Any artistic talent I have was definitely inherited from her.
The WT challenge this week is celebrating challenge #500 -- a great milestone. In honor of that, we were to CASE our first upload. The first card in my gallery is a faux postage design, so I used that for the layout of this one.
Date: Thursday, October 9, 2014 GMT Views: 847
Registered: August 18, 2008 Location: Belfast, Northern Ireland, UK Posts: 32055
Thu, Oct 09, 2014 @ 10:46 AM
Lois, I'm sorry about the loss of your dear Mum earlier this year, but glad to hear that she had a long, healthy life after suffering from cancer. I love your tribute to her based on your first upload - the faux postage look is gorgeous in pale pink, those flowers are BEAUTIFUL! Love the way the ribbon ties in with the pink ribbon sticker! Thanks for sharing in this challenge, Lois!
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39861
Thu, Oct 09, 2014 @ 3:28 PM
Lois sorry about the loss of your mom. This card is beautiful! So glad she survived for many years from that horrible disease. My mom also had breast cancer and survived only to pass away later in life from lung cancer. Love your card. WOW! TFS :0)
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Registered: February 21, 2007 Location: Bucks County, PA, Just north of Philadelphia Posts: 17652
Thu, Oct 09, 2014 @ 4:36 PM
What a beautiful card front - love the stamped look with the flowers and the ribbons - your Mom must have been a fantastic artist/crafter/inspiration to you - wow - 30 yr survivor!! Bless her heart!
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