Monday, 18 February 2013

Happy 25th Anniversary

Hey, I made this card for mum and dad for their 25th Wedding Anniversary last year but have only just got round to blogging it...Belated congratulations you two :)
I used the digi image called 'Valentines Night' from the Crafts and Me website and coloured it using my promarkers. I added gold, silver and green glitter to the fairies wings to make them sparkle.
I then cut the image into a rectangle and rounded the two right hand corners. I punched the left hand egde with a flower border punch and then edged the image with green ink. I then backed the image with silver holographic card.

I edged my backing card with dark green ink and then backed it with dark green card followed by green fairy paper. I chose a further fairy patterned paper and backed this with silver paper. I cut these to different sizes and attached them in the top right hand corner of the paper.
I raised the letters of 'Happy Anniversary' across the top and down the side of the image at different angles. I coloured green the felt numbers '25' and stuck these onto green card and backed this with silver card; I attached this to the bottom left corner of the image. I added four green flowers to the card, which I inked with green and silver for effect. I added two silver wired flowers to the groups of flowers. To finish, I used round and heart shaped silver gems to the top corner and boarder of the image.

I would like to enter this card into the following challenges: - 
not real stamps - love
the sweet pea stampers - goes digital
pumpkin spice - love
crafty calendar challenge - love and marriage
creatalicious challenges - love
emergency crafters challenge - romance

10 comments:

  1. love the composition and colours on this one, and great use of the tiles on the sentiment too
    Hugs Kate xx

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  2. This is so, so nice! I really like how you did the sentiment lettering! Thanks for joinig the Shop Pumpkin Spice challenge!!

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  3. Thankyou so much for our beautiful card - loved it so much and all the special things you did to make our day so memorable. Love you xxx

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  4. Beautiful card, love the colours and how you did the lettering. I do love your flower punch.
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Pea Stampers this month and hope you will join us again.
    Lozzy x

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  5. You have created a beautiful card here. Thanks for taking part in the Sweet Pea Stampers Challenge this month of “use a digi” and best of luck. We hope to see you back again very soon. Best wishes, Kym, Sweet Pea Stampers Design Team xxx

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  6. So sweet and beautifully colored!


    Thank you for joining our challenge at Pumpkin Spice .

    --Cheryl--

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  7. Hi Katheryn,
    Lovely card! I bet your parents loved it!
    Thank you for joining us at Emergency Crafters!
    ~Lucy x

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    1. Thank you for the comment and lovely challenge! :) I WON!!! :D Are you the Lucy I have to email to collect my prize? Kathryn x

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  8. Love your card. I'm sure your parents would have done so as well. Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious Challenges and best of luck!

    Fiona

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  9. Great card! Thank you for sharing with us at Crafty Calendar Challenge and good luck!

    Hugs

    Claudia

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