Saturday, May 7, 2011

Wishing You A Very Special Mother's Day!

Hi there and Happy Mother's Day to you! And for that matter...Happy Aunt's, Grandmother's and 'Every Woman That Makes a Difference in our Lives' Day!


This very special Mother's Day card is for my Mom. She is an inspiration to me and my love and respect for her knows no bounds. This picture of us was taken a few months ago at a bridal shower for the beautiful lady my step-brother is going to marry next week.


I began with this bright, beautiful dp by Harmonie and chose all the cardstock colors to match the dp. The decorative edge is cut with a Spellbinders die as well as the circle, scalloped circle and decorative tabs at the top and bottom of the sentiment.

There are so many layers of love that went into this card. The sentiments are from Verve and the flower image is from the Sweet Peas set by Flourishes. It's colored with Copics on the front and stamped on the inside as well.

I added lots of stitching, pearls and a beautiful triple bow topped with a beaded center.




Here's a look at the details on this card.

Challenges:
Flourishes FLLCMAY11- Word to Your Mother Challenge
Flourishes BBB10 - The Beauty of a Flower
Stamptacular Sunday - Mum's the Word
PaperCrafts Magazine - May 2011 Gallery Challenge - Mom




Once again, Happy Mother's Day to you and thanks for stopping by today!


10 comments:

  1. What a stunning and vibrant creation to honor your mom with! I love all the layers and the way you popped up the sweet peas next to your sentiment! Isn't it awesome when we can share things we made with our very own hands with those we love the most? :-)

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  2. What gorgeous colors in this card Pattie! The papers are fantastic!

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  3. Gorgeous! Love your sentiments and your paper choices are fabulous!!

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  4. Pattie, this is a wonderful picture of you and your mom! Your card is beautiful! Wonderful colors and the patterns and detailing all combine to make one fabulous card!

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  5. WOW!! Those colors are so lush and rich!! Love all the little details and the stitching. What a wonderful photo of you and your Mom!!

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  6. This is so pretty. I love the way you used your florals.. Great Mom's card. Thanks for joining us at Flourishes.

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  7. Vibrant colors and papers, I am sure she LOVED your card. Thanks for playing in Flourishes Word to your Mother challenge.

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  8. This is so beautiful! I love how delicate the sweet peas are with that wonderful sentiment! Thanks for playing along with the Flourishes Challenge!

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  9. Georgeous Card!! Love all the layers of embellishments that you used...and I also love the vibrant colors you used!! Thanks for playing along with us at Stamptacular Sunday Challenge this week!!

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  10. I know she loved it, right? This is so pretty. The sentiment and little sweet pea flowers are darling. I have some Sweet Peas growing up the side of my deck. No flowers yet but hopefully soon. Thanks so much for playing at BBB. :)

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