Saturday 6 March 2010

Mother's day card!!!

I made this Mother's day card for a friend of a friend.

Forever friends image
Papers from funky fairy
Blue and white textured card from DCWV
Mum letters cut from sizzix alphabet "azure" set
Flowers cut from x-cut punch then embossed with dwiss dots cuttlebug embossing folder. Flower centres are card candy coloured yellow with promarkers. Edges of flowers shaded with pink pearl chalks to match daisies on main image
Leaves cut from x-cut border punch
Scalloped edge done with MS border punch
Flower charm from quixotic
Pearls, diamantes, ribbon ans bows from stash
Tag done on computer - font is swing set

I entering into these challenges:-

Cupcake craft - round and round (circle of pearls)
Flourishes timeless tuesday challenge - Scallops (scalloped edge)
Creative craft challenges - Thanks a bunch!
Quixotic paperie - Leave it out (leaves on bottom flower)
Crafty creations - one colour
Cooking it up with Katie - decoupage and metal (charm)
Belli challenge - Eyelets (there is one on the tag!)
Gingersnap creations - celebrate
C.r.a.f.t thursday - Mother's day/flowers
Pixie dust - 3D creation
Bee crafty - embossing (flowers embossed with swiss dots!)
Creative card crew - celebration
Papertake weekly - Button, bow, brads and bling
Lexis creations - anything goes
Magical crafts - something for mum
Pile it on - One colour and one neutral

Thanks for looking!!!

Paula. x


  1. Wow, love this card Paula, its great. I bet your friend is going to be really chuffed!!!
    Your blog is looking great.
    Gay x

  2. So sweet! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations Challenge with this lovely work!!

    Sweet greetings, Saskia :)

  3. Cute card - that's an adorable image! Thanks for playing along with us on the Belli Challenge!

  4. Lovely card!
    Such a sweet image and the colors are perfect!
    Thanks for Cooking It Up With Katie :)

  5. Hi Paula, what a pretty card. The image is so sweet and the colour scheme is perfect. The pearls look amazing. Thanks for joining in with my challenge over at cupcake craft this week. Hugs, Denise x

  6. This is beautiful Paula thanks for joining us at lexis this week.

  7. Thank you for joining us at Cupcake Craft ! Your card is so pretty ! Love the papers and the image is cute ! Smiles from Catherine

  8. What a sweet card! That bear is adorable! Thanks for playing the Gingersnap Creations Celebrate Challenge!

  9. This is lovely Paula, the papers and the colour combo is fab. Thank you for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. this week. Good luck in the draw.
    Hugs Suzi x

  10. what a gorgeus card - I love the circle of blue pearls you've created.

    Thanks so much for playing at Cupcake this week and joining in with our Birthday celebrations at Creative Card Crew too

  11. Gorgeous card! Lovely details! Thanks for Piling it On with us!

  12. A lovely, sweet Mother's Day card!! Thanks for playing the Crafty Creations challenge!!

  13. Lovely card, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge and good luck!

    Jo and Tigerlover.

  14. Super sweet little card, gorgeous choice of papers and colours and a fab image...thanks for joining us at PTW & Cupcake :) Donna x

  15. Lovely card, great colours and image, thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T and good luck.

    Rose x

  16. How SWEET! What a LOVELY creation! Thanks for joining the Pixie Dust Studio Challenge!!

    Take care!

  17. your cards are great, it has took me a couple of days to find you, dont know why. thanks for following me. your my second follower. angie

  18. Lovely card! Thanks for joining in the Bee Crafty Challenge :)

  19. Ohhhh this is SOOOO Sweet! Love this card! Thanks for joining us in the Belli Challenge! Join us again tomorrow!