Thursday, August 02, 2012

The Godparents.


I have made this card for Fluff's Godparents. It's their Wedding Anniversary today. Happy Anniversary to you both as I know that you will be logging on at some point today. A quick look on the  World Wide Web told me that 37yrs is Alabaster so that set the colour scheme.


 I  printed up a page in word of sentiments appropriate  for the occasion  and downloaded onto cream cardstock in brown lettering. I used a Martha Stewart punch for the edging and some cream lace and then made a rose using the same cream cardstock You can see a close up of the rose below. I added a pearl in the centre and lightly brushed some pearlised chalk paints over the petals and leaves.


As I have used up small pieces of cardstoke for the rose petals and the border punch I am entering into Pixies Crafty workshop: Snippets #31.
Also entering into the following challenges:
Crafting when We Can: Monochrome.
The Stamp Man challenge: Celebrations.



23 comments:

  1. Hello Mrs. A. This is so beautiful, delicate and very classy. You are so talented.
    With love, Sandra xxx

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  2. I love the flower and the way it's been put together. Really sets to card off :)

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  3. This is gorgeous Mrs A....love the design.xxx

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  4. What a beautiful and elegant card Mrs A ! I love this flower ! Hugs, blessings and love from Catherine

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  5. Hi Mrs A, This is beautiful and so elegantly done, xx

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  6. Alabaster who'd have thought?? Love the card also love the tag and trug on the previous posts - very creative!

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  7. Good evening Mrs A! Oooh, what a beautiful card! Love the soft colors and pretty flower in the corner! Have a pleasent evening! Hugs and sunshine

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  8. Simply stunning card, love that the colour matches the anniversary too. Hugs, Amanda x

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  9. Such a sweet card. I know they will love it. I had no idea there even was an alabaster anniversary. Thanks for playing along with us at Crafting When We Can. Hugs, Robin

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  10. So elegant Mrs A - I love it. Beautiful flower too.

    Now, how's the hunt for the b*m pincher going? :) Hope you're having a great time - I had a text from the Wimp asking where a spade could be bought for digging outta the cattery! Think he plans on eloping with Miss Tortie next door!

    Di xx

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  11. What an elegant card! Just adore the flower!

    Thanks for joining us as Jackson’s Digital Expressions this week. Hope to see you again next week. DT Crafting Vicky

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  12. The card looks even better in "real life" it is beautiful, thank you so much. You are so talented and produce such lovely "everything".

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  13. A gorgeous alabaster card...they will love it!
    Alabaster is one I have not heard of as far as 'anniversaires' are concerned, but it has a nice ring to it; of smoothness and beauty and scultpures of fine quality.
    Have a lovely weekend...
    xx

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  14. Hi Mrs A

    What a super posh snippet creation .. .. loving the gorgeous flower and your lace.

    I never knew 37 years was alabaster .. .. I wonder who made these anniversaries up in the first place!

    Hope you are having a great weekend.

    Love Jules xx

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  15. Gorgeous! The leaves look fab! ;) xx

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  16. Incredibly pretty and gorgeous design Mrs A. I love the wording and font style in your lettering and lace is the perfect finish for this scrummy card :) Donna ♥ x

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  17. Helloooooo Mrs A, you do know your comments have been creating gales of laughter over here? :))

    Forget the hunt for the b*m pincher - just try to stay outta trouble, and no more loitering either.

    Think The Wimp is getting his revenge from the sound of things - agree that Miss Tortie should also be held responsible.

    Enjoy the rest of your time 'en Italia' - my ice cream is pistachio flavoured please.

    Hugs, Di xx

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  18. INCREDIBLY BEAUTIFUL! Love it! The colours are deliate and your design is absolutely breathtaking.

    hugs
    Hanna

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  19. This is beautiful Mrs A.
    So 37 is alabaster what is 23 then? xx

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  20. Very nice. Monochromatic is one of my favorite ways to make cards. Beautiful card. Love the flower....

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