Wednesday, April 28, 2010

Mother's Day Card

Sorry about the photo but it is raining again this morning so thought I would try a photo under the desk lamp. Thought it had a daylight bulb in there..... I have made this card for Mother's Day using a cream perlescant card for the base card. Then a layer of brown bazzill card. This wonderful orange paper I received in a swap ages ago, it is so rich and elegant. These wonderful poppies are a 3D paper tole from Blue Edge Crafts. My lovely mother cut these flowers out as she has a much steadier hand than me. :-) Finished the card with brown ribbon and a Mum sticker.

Time for me to make another card now. I am stuck at home for the morning as the car is in getting work done and it's raining outside. So what else can a person do but craft in these conditions. Happy Wednesday everyone.

9 comments:

  1. Merry,

    Thank you for your kind words the other day.

    I think it gives a nice warm glow to the card which is absolutely beautiful!!

    Hope all is well with you!!!

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  2. Well I shall wish for rain everyday Merry so you can craft! lol. Your card is gorgeous and yay to Mum for cutting the flowers out!

    Kylie ox

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  3. Wow,this is amazing,really beautiful.....Hugs Laura

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  4. Hi Merry


    Getting decent photos is the baine of my life and why is it that it seems impossible to get a picture of a square card that atually looks square ?

    Anyhow, the colours of this look very rich and great card.

    B x

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  5. О,Merry, very elegant card!

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  6. What a spectacular card! That orange paper looks gorgeous!! And you have to stay home and craft huh? I bet your really bummed...LOL! I would be happy as a clam!

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  7. beautiful card, I adore that one a lot!!!

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  8. Lovely Mothers Day card. The lighting only adds to the warmth of the card so the rain is being your friend today.:)

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