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Thursday, 24 June 2010

Wedding card for a special couple

This card is being sent to the very lovely CarlyAnn of Charisma Cardz who is marrying her best friend Rob on 7th August. They are running a FAB Challenge over there with a very lucky person (chosen by Rob after the wedding) winning a fabulously expensive prize!Using Pink Petticoat's Lola Rose Wedding Digi Image coloured with PMs, backed onto red glitterboard then Pink Petticoat's Shimmer Swirls Paper, I created this masterpiece only for it to be ruined by Sweepy (the 8 month old kitten) who walked all over it before the glitter pearlised glue ( for The Creative Cottage Challenge 16) had a chance to set properly! To say I screamed would be putting it very mildly but he is sorry!
I also used my new Marianne Design Creatables flowers and leaves (LR0106) and embossed them onto the same glitter card as the backing using my Bigshot to enter the I Love Digi Challenge. Aren't they adorable - they came out really well - pic doesn't do them justice. The stamped 'forever' is from my new Clear Choice stamp set (bought from Papermill Shop in Hatfield that is closing - half price sale on there at the mo). Love it!


Ingredients:~
Image Lola Rose Wedding, coloured with Cool Grey 1 & 2 and Poppy;
Grey backing paper is from Pink Petticoat in Shimmer Swirls;
Ribbon from stash;
Pearlised glue for flowers;
Red glitter card for flowers and green card used for leaves.

6 comments:

  1. Beautiful card Sheila, love the PP image & colours, Carly will love this
    hugs Mandy xx

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  2. Beautiful Sheila. Great use of the challenge theme - pearls and swirls - with the paint x
    Thanks for joining us this week at the creative cottage challenge blog x
    ((Hugs)) Suzie xx

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  3. Gorgeous card. Lovely images and colours. Love the creatables flowers. Kathleen x

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  4. gorgeous card sheila, a great image and love the papers and colours and the flowers are stunning.luv coops.xx

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  5. Beautiful card! So sorry to hear that sweet Sweepy walked all over it!
    Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Digi! Good Luck on our Emboss It Challenge!
    Hugs! Dee (Spryte)

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  6. Lovely card hun - naughty puss!!
    Thanks for sharing at The Creative Cottage this week.
    Hugs,
    Teri x

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