Sunday, May 1, 2011

Happy Mother's Day

Good Morning! Its another rainy spring day here in virgina. On the bright side it is great card making weather. Today I made a card for my wonderful mom. I started off with a sketch from papertake weekly. I used stampin up cardstock and then layered a pieced of Melissa Frances DP. I layered one strip of pink gingham paper and then on the green stampin up Dp I used an impression obsession floral stamp for the background image. I layered one more strip of pink gingham with hero arts ivory lace on top and then used my bigshot and my nestabilities labels 10 for the die cut. I stamped "mom" from the stampin up set called messages for mom. I bought this set last year and forgot to use it. So I was determined to get it out and get some ink on it this year.  I popped up the die cut with scotch foam. I placed a glue dot in the left hand corner and added 3 pink roses, love those. I added fruit punch stickles to my floral image and the sentiment is from inkindinkado. I disteressed all my pieces lightly with memento rich cocoa ink. I am entering this card in a few challenges:

cupcake inspirations blog
fairy tale challenge blog - mothers day
craft us crazy blog - moms and/or flowers
delightful sketches - distressing
4 craft chicks blog - distressing
creative inspirations paint blog - mom

Thanks for visiting my blog! Have a great day!

12 comments:

  1. Missy this card is beautiful! I love the colors, and the stamp set you used!!

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  2. Beautiful Mother's Day card. Love the colors and the layout. Thanks for sharing your card in the Creative Inspirations Paint challenge.

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  3. Hi Missy, such a gorgeous Mother's Day card! Love the colors (my favorite) and the flowers. Thanks for playing with us at CI Paints. Hope you will join us again. Hugs, Sarah

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  4. A really stuning and so pritty card! I love the big MOM it´s so lovely! Thank you for joining us at Fairy Tale Challengeblog! xx Bianca

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  5. Thanks so much for playing this week at 4 Crafty Chicks.

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  6. Beautiful card. Fantstic color-combo.
    Thanks for joining us at the Fairy Tale Challenge.
    xx Sandra

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  7. Georgeous creation in beautiful colours and nice details!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Fairytale Challenge
    Hugs Nela

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  8. Pretty card...thanks for entering at 4 Crafty Chicks this week!

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  9. Love this card - green and pink were just made to go together. Thanks for joining us at Craft US Crazy this week.
    xxx

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  10. Hi Missy! What a great card! I love everything about it!! Thanks for joining us this week for our CIC challenge!
    Denise

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  11. Beautiful work! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake Inspirations!

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  12. Love the color combo of the green and pink. Pretty card.

    Thank you for playing along with us over at CRAFT US CRAZY.

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