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Tuesday, 10 July 2012

First Holy Communion Celebrations...

Today's card is one I have been asked to make to celebrate a very special occasion - my friend's son's First Holy Communion...

 

I struggled at first to find any suitable images that weren't either too old fashioned or too cutesy - most of the stuff available is of very prissy looking angelic boys, and Andrew is anything but! I found this lovely die-cut decoupage in my local craft store - it only took a couple of minutes to put together! I didn't want any fussiness on the card as it's for a boy so I kept it plain and simple and just used the image and some die-cut letters.

I've entered this card into the following challenges...

Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge - Use pastel colours
Unstampabelles - A celebration card (no stamps allowed)

6 comments:

  1. This is a beautiful card and perfect image. Thanks for joining in our CELEBRATIONS challenge at Unstampabelles.

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  2. Great piece of work and simple but effective card.It looks fantastic. Thanks for joining in on our Celebrations Challenge at Unstampabelles this month.

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  3. What a nice simple communion card. Thanks for joining in UnstampaBelles celebrations challenge.

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  4. Beautiful card. I really like the decoupage and think you managed to get a good blance between sweet and still boyish. Thanks for playing at UnstampaBelles.

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  5. Beautiful pastels and a gorgeous creation, thank you for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx
    PS I have 1000 follower candy if you are interested :)

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  6. Lovely communion card! Thanks for sharing in our challenge over at Unstampabelles!

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