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Thursday, 3 May 2012

Someone special

Hi guys, it was my mums Birthday on Monday so I made her a card fitting in with our challenge over at Paper Play which is
Use a stamped image/sentiment plus pins and pearls,
Our fabby sponsor is Simon Says Stamp

I had a change and used my grand circle nesties and scalloped nesties to make this card shape, my mum loves lemons and greens so used those colours too,
both the images are cut out but I've decoupaged the bowl rim and the top flowers again, not that you can see this very well, should have taken a picture  from a different angle! lol


My images are done with my distress re-inkers, and I thought she looked cute with little pearls in her ears,

I added a row of pearls to the pot rim too, the flowers are from WOC and other, 
paper is by Basic Grey,
the gorgeous Spellbinders die cut is called  floral ovals, I added a hint of Distress ink to the edge,

The decoupaged flower heads have a hint of stickles on them too, I used the same papers to cut out two butterflies from my tonic punch and made a trail behind them with the stickles too,
The adorable gorgeous pins were a gift from a lovely friend, thanks hun I love these too,

Challenges 
Bizzy Becs ~ Texture
By the cute and girly ~ spring is all around
Timbroscrapmania ~ Anything goes
Dream valley ~ For a special lady
Stamptacular Sunday ~ spring bling
Stempeltraueme ~ Flowers
Crafty boots ~ Yellow
Hooked on crafts ~ flowers
Deep ocean ~ use punches/dies
Oldie but a goodie ~ Die cuts and punches, oldie / images and BG papers/cheesecloth/pearls
Paper take weekly ~ Anything goes

Look forward to seeing what you create,
Happy Crafting
Hugs Liz xx

32 comments:

Inkypinkydelights said...

Love this Liz, I am sure your Mum will be over the moon with it. Love the decoupged rim too! Judy x

Cheryl said...

oh wow Hun this is stunning,your detail is just amazing,just fantastic,hugs Cherylxxx

kbrandy4 said...

This is Gorgeous Liz, love the design and your beautiful colouring!!
Hugs
Hazel xx

Esther said...

Very nice card.
I think your mother will like it a lot.

x Esther

sue w. said...

Hi Liz, WOW, I think this is my favourite, I'ts absolutely stunning, your lucky mum. (Happy Birthday to her) Your colouring is fantastic.
Hugs Sue W.

Colinda said...

What a beautiful card!! Love the shape and i think your mum will treasure this card. Have a nice day, Colinda

Exclusively by Mel said...

Oh Liz this is wonderful!
Love it! your colouring is superb.
Beautiful design! so pretty.
Love,melly. xxx

Kelly Lloyd said...

Wonderful card Liz,,

The colours are beautiful and the layout and design is Fab!!

Hugs Kelly

Deirdre said...

Stunning Liz - love what you created for this challenge.

arjette said...

Woowww Liz, it's soooo beautiful!!!! Gorgeous colors!!!!
Congratulations with you mum!!

gr. arjette.

Larisa said...

It is very beautiful Liz!!!!!

Janette said...

Hi Liz, Oh this is stunning, so pretty and very beautiful, just adore it.xx

heidy said...

Congratulations with your mum Liz and I"m sure she love this card...it's gorgeous!
Hugs Heidy

Fluffles said...

Great colouring & design of card. Very pretty indeed. Think your Mum will be well chuffed! Thanks for sharing with us at an OBAG, & remember to state your oldie to be in with a chance to win, Jx

Linsey said...

Omgosh this is jaw-dropping GORGEOUS! Your techniques are phenomenal--I just want to study every inch of your card and I'm thinking the rest of your blog is just as awesome! Where the heck have I been?! Yikes! Well, I'm here now and definitely will be coming back for more of your fabulous inspiration often! TFS :) xoxo

coops said...

wow this is gorgeous liz.wonderful colours and details and the images are stunning ;D

xx coops xx

Jackie Thomas said...

Oh Liz, this is absolutely stunning. Your Mum will adore it. Thank you for sharing and joining us at Hooked on crafts.
Hugs Jackie

Bea und Doreen said...

absolutely stunning. Love all the embellis
many thanks for joining us at Stamptacular Sunday this week
Hugs
Doreen

As.I.Do.Rodos. said...

Another beautiful card Hugs Ginny x

NGCARDS said...

A brilliant creation hun! Thanks for joining in at PTW! xxx

Kjersti said...

Wow Liz! A fabulous card in so beautiful colours - and lots of gorgeous details:)
Have a nice Weekend!
Hugs Kjersti:)

Chris said...

This is just adorable! I love every single element! Your coloration is perfect. It is an adorable card. Do you want my address so you can mail it to me, LOL **just kidding** Thanks so much for joining us at Hooked on Craft Challenges!

Chris

The Stamp Basket said...

Ooh, I love this card, liz..such gorgeous colours and I love the design and detail! Your Mum must have been thrilled! Hugs, Janet xx

Lora said...

What a beautiful card! Love all the detail and that die cut is gorgeous!
Thanks so much for joining us at By The Cute and Girly this month.
Lora x

Bettina L. said...

This is truly springlike and stunning. Love your colouring and the amazinf sgaoe ad design with those pearls, flowers and pins. Thanks for playing at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge and good luck. Hope to see you back sunday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

Dee's Craft Room said...

Gorgeous card, I love everything about it, especially the flowers and the pearls.

Thank you for sharing your card with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

Dionne

Jill said...

gorgeous thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

Melly said...

What a stunning creation!
Gorjuss colours and love your sweet wee image, perfect for our "Special Lady" Challenge!
Thanks for joining in the fun at Dream Valley Challenges this time
Hugs Melly xxx

Kathleen said...

So pretty, gorgeous image and colours. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley
Hugs
Kat x

Tammy (LaDiva) said...

Absolutely stunning!!! Wowzers!!!! Thanks so much for playing with us at By The Cute & Girly’s Spring Is All Around challenge and good luck!

Tammy, BTC&G DT from Créations LaDiva :) xx

Ivonne said...

Wow! This is so gorgeous! LOVE the color combo, the design, the flowers. The image is so cute and your coloring is PERFECT!! Stunning! Hugs, Ivonne

Laura said...

okay, this is so stunning....love love love it. All your coloring and even your photography. I totally get that it always seems to look better in person. And this still looks awesome!
Laura