Monday, 8 August 2011

Beary special mum ... with roses


It's my mum's birthday this coming weekend, so I decided to make her a card that would fit with this fortnight's Wild Orchid Challenge Beary Special and LotV Roses. I always like to go to town on my mum's cards ... the more flowers and details the better .. and this one is no exception lol!


I had a bit of a dilemma with this card actually, as I have to post it mid week, but mum is not at all well and is waiting for some test results which won't come until after I post it but before her birthday. So I have gone for a sentiment that I hope will hit the spot whatever.

For some reason I can't get a big picture of the A5 size card that fills the width of my blog post .. so here's a closeup of the cute teddy.


Recipe:
Main image: LotV "Teddy Bouquet" coloured with Promarkers and Copics;
Sentiment: LotV Sentiment Circles;
Papers: Best Creation Inc. (sparkly swirly paper) and Papermania "Henbury lane" (sparkly dots);
Supplies: roses and lace from Wild Orchid Crafts; blossoms from Crafts4U2Do; Papermania heart gems;
Tools: large circle and large lacy circle nestabilities; Martha Stewart floral edge punch; marianne D Creatables swirls (from ribbon flower set); letters cut using Cuttlebug "Hippie Chick" alphabet.


Challenges:
Charisma #31 - Bingo!
(flowers / gems / circles)

That's all for today ... back tomorrow with a new Oldie But A Goodie DT card :-)

12 comments:

  1. Hi sweetie, this is just gorgeous, great colours too, thanks for joining us at Lili of the Valley and Wild Orchid Crafts this week big hugs Pops x x x

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  2. Hi Pauline, your mum is going to love this beautiful and special card. Absolutely stunning! xx

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  3. Fabulous card hun
    thanks for joining us at Charisma this time would love to see you next time too
    hugs
    laney

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  4. This is such a pretty card Pauline, love all the colours. Hugs, Claire x

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  5. Such a pretty card, your Mum will love it! Thank you for joining us at Charisma. Emma x

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  6. very beautiful and flowery

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  7. Love your fabulous card Pauline, adorable bear. I'm sure your Mum is going to love this.
    luv
    Debby

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  8. So gorgeous card,I love the image and your papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  9. Georgeous creation in beautiful colours and design! Thanks for playing along at our LOTV challenge this time, hope to see you again at our next :)
    Hugs, Lena Katrine

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  10. a gorgeous creation Pauline! thanks for sharing with us at Charisma this week! :) Gemma

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  11. Beautiful, I love the pink colors! Thanks for joining us at WOC ♥

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Thanks for looking, and for taking the time to leave a comment - I really appreciate it.
Pauline x