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Wednesday, January 03, 2018

A Floral Wreath For My Mam

Happy New Year folks!

Today is my Mam's birthday so I'm able to share the card I made using some new dies I got for Christmas...



I die cut the flowers, leaves (Intricut)  and letters (Die-namics) using the same linen textured card as the base card, then I coloured them using pastel shades of pro-markers. I also added some flat-backed pearls for the centre of the flowers.

The happy birthday wording (X Cut) was cut using gold mirri-card which I also used to 'shadow' the 'Mam' letters. Finally I added some gold peel-off dots so the gold theme pulled the design together.

I'm entering this card into the challenges at:

Pause Dream Enjoy Challenge#1- die-cuts - TOP PICK!
A Bit More Time To Craft #59 - anything goes
Crafty Friends Challenge #74 - for a lady
Dies R Us #88 - anything goes
Watercooler Wednesdays #51 - feminine

Thanks for visiting

Sharon
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8 comments:

  1. Such a pretty card and I love that you coloured the elements with Promarkers xx

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  2. Your card is beautiful Sharon! Please remember, you must use dies that are companies carried at the Dies R Us store to qualify for the challenge prize. Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything Goes DRU’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

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  3. What a beautiful birthday card you've created for your Mam, Sharon! Love those wonderful, soft colours and the way you've arranged the floral die-cuts around the die-cut MAM. Love the tiny peel-off dots and the way you've coloured the pearls to match the flowers. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week and welcome back for a new year of challenges.

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  4. This is so pretty. I love those pastel shades x

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  5. Your Mam will be thrilled with this beautiful card! Gorgeous design! Thanks for joining our "Anything Goes" challenge at Dies R Us!

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  6. Cute card! Thanks for joining us at Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges.
    Janis, Owner and Design Team Member

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  7. Such a pretty card! I love all the design elements! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Watercooler Wednesday!

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  8. Hello Thanks for sharing your card with us at Crafty Friends Challenge Blog… your MAM card is lovely and fits perfectly with our ‘For a Girl/Lady’ theme… good luck in the draw and please join us again.
    Diane Louise
    [Team Leader for Crafty Friends Challenge Blog]

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