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Thursday, 4 February 2016

Catherine's 90th Birthday

Today's card is for a lady who has reached the grand old age of 90! As Catherine's eyesight is quite poor I wanted to make something that was textured to allow her to feel what she might not be able to see...




The flower digi is a very old one from Birdie Brown - I'm not sure if it is available any more. I've printed the digi onto patterned papers and layered the flower. The numbers were created in publisher with a faux stitching effect to match the flower and printed onto the same patterned paper. For the background, I used a butterfly embossing folder that came free with a magazine.

I've entered this card into the challenges at:

Penny's Paper-crafty Challenge #263 - anything goes
Mod Squad Challenge - hearts or flowers
Southern Girls Challenge - anything goes
Time Out Challenges - 'Love is the flower you've got to let grow'
Ruby's Rainbow Challenge #122 - anything goes

Thanks for visiting

Sharon
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6 comments:

  1. Your card is stunning to look at and I love that you have added so much texture for your friend who is 90 years young. Thanks so much for playing along with us at Time Out.

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  2. This is such a gorgeous card and how thoughtful to add so much texture. Thanks for joining TO

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  3. So considerated of you to put much texture! And a great card it is! Thank you for taking the TIME OUT and join us!

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  4. A beautiful card, lovely design and wonderful texture, so very thoughtful. Thank you for playing along with the Southern Girls
    Chris
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  5. A lovely card Sharon, I am sure your friend will love it. I love the colours you have used. Thanks for sharing with us at Southern Girls Challenges. Meighan DT

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  6. Beautiful card, so simple yet so elegant. Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls Challenge :)

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