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Saturday, 13 March 2010

Mother's Day Card

This is the card I have made for my MIL. I have mis-stamped? a flower at the bottom but I'm sure she won't mind. I've also noticed I haven't put MUM on it yet so will do that in the morning before we take it to her.

I am entering this card into the A Gem of a Challenge challenge. I have followed the sketch but I have put 2 leaves at the side of the big flower instead of 2 other flowers. I hope this will be allowed. The paper was a K & Co 12" x 12" paper I had and the red card had heart shapes embossed on it. The flowers were Prima.

For my Mother's Day I have bought (from my children) a new set of cutting plates for my Big Shot (I have used my other so much one of them cracked) and I have on pre-order from Craft Den a couple of Tim Holtz new dies. If you pre-order there is a discount. Hop over to the website and see for yourself.

11 comments:

Gina said...

What a lovely card poppet, I'm sure your mum-in-law won't even notice the overstamp, I didn't til you mentioned it!
love as always Gina x x x

Leann said...

Aaaaaw, this is adorable!
Hope you have a great Mother's Day {enjoy you're pressie from your kids!}
Hugs x

Wendy said...

this is cute, love the red and green tones

Rose Petal said...

Hiya. This is fabulous. Great colour combination, love the design, super cute image and that adorrable flower, wonderful.
Thank you for all your fab comments on my blog, you are really kind and they mean a lot.
Happy Crafting.
Love Sandra xx

POPPET said...

This is really cute, i love the image too and great job with the sketch, thanks for joining us at "A Gem of a challenge" this time big hugs Pops x x x

Jodi said...

Adorable image and I love the pretty flowers you added to match the stamp!
Hugs
Jodi =)

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous card, great colours and sweet image.
luv
Debby

Diane said...

Oh I love your card Poppet!!! The paper is beautiful,i'm sure your MIL will love it!

Mandy said...

A lovely card...Great colouring and lovely DP..Thank you for joining in with us at A Gem of a Challenge...
Mandy xx

Janet said...

Aww just delicious...love it xx

Christine said...

Gorgeous card love your colour combo, great take on the sketch & use of the heart shape in the nesties..thanks for joining us at A gem of a Chall.

Hugs Christine xx