Thursday, April 25, 2013

Sweetpeas

Evening my friends. Here is my latest card. This card is inspired by upcoming Mother's Day. I used gorgeous image from Beccy's Place called Sweetpeas. They grow in our garden every summer. Such a beautiful and delicate flowers. 

Sentiment: You are so special
Most of the stitching are made digitally. Stitching on the ovals are made with paper piercer and sparkling gel pen. Edges of the designer papers are distressed with scissors and distress ink. White card base is also colored with ink. Inside of the card is a pocket for a gift card.

Materials used:
Stamps: Beccy's Place - Sweetpea
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Coloring: Promarkers, Flexmarkers

Inks: TH Distress ink -  Tea Dye, Milled Lavender (butterflies, card base)
Papers: Raspberry Road Design - Circle of friends;
White papers from my stash.
Punches:
Martha Stuart - 3 in 1 Classic Butterflies; dbCraft - small leafs;
Embellishments: 
Kort and Godt 15mm Paper Rose with stems - White; Viva Decor Pearl Pen - Ice White; Ranger Stickles - Diamond; Lace from my stash

I'd like to participate on following challenges:
Crafts 4 Eternity - Challenge 120  - April showers brings spring flowers 
 Allsorts Challenge - Week 203 - A passion for flowers 
Sketchy Colors - Challenge 160 - Sketch  
Love to Create Challenge - Challenge 62 - Bingo (lace, stitchings, sentiment)
Beccy's Place - April challenge - April shower brings May flowers
Top TipTuesday - Challenge 99 - Say it isn't sew - no macine sewing
Simon Says Stamps Challenge - Anything goes
Emma's Cards UK - Butterflies 
Staming Sensations - April Challenge - Special occasion (Mother's Day)
Perfect Sentiments Challenge - Challenge 76 - Mothers Day
DRS Designs Blog - Challenge 67 - Pastel colors
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Free for all
Milk, Coffee, Challenge - Lace and pearls 


Thank you for looking!
Hugs & smiles
Eret

25 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card Eret and I love the pocket inside! hugs Judith x

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  2. This is lovely - a wonderful design :) Thank you so much for joining us over at the Simon Says Stamp challenge. Hugs, Dawny x

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  3. Sweet peas are one of my favourite flowers. The remind me of my wonderful Nan and Grandad. Your soft colouring is just perfect Eret and I love the design and beautiful papers. The gentle butterfly are so gorgeous too.
    hugs Sue xx

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  4. Gorgeous card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

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  5. What a fabulous creation and I love that it's a gift card holder! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘Free For All (anything goes)’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  6. OMG!!!! This is so lovely!! The colours are so feminine and I love the sweet peas.
    I just planted ours this afternoon. They are one of my favourite parts of summer here.
    Nice touch having the gift card holder inside.
    Great job!
    Hugs
    Sandy

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  7. Absolutely beautiful Eret! The colours are wonderful and I just love how you have added all that faux stitching... it looks so real. You did a great job colouring the image, as you always do, and I love all the little embellishments you've added around the place too. Gorgeous!
    Cheers,
    Beccy

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  8. Eret, this is beautiful - so peacefully sweet. We cannot grow those flowers where we live, so I am jealous of your garden LOL - very serene card, and delicate colors! hugs, de
    http://creativesmiles2.blogspot.com/2013/04/sooo-whats-my-name.html

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  9. A beautiful card, love the delicate colours you've chosen, ad a great idea to make it into a gift card. Thank you for joining in Emma's Crafty Challenge, good luck

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  10. Such a very pretty card Eret and just perfect for our themes.

    Thanks so much for joining in my Passion for Flowers challenge at Allsorts and also our Special Occasions theme at Stamping Sensations.

    B x

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  11. Beautiful gift card
    Thank you for entering Emma’s crafty challenge
    and good luck xx

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  12. A beautiful soft and elegant project. Thank you for joining us this week at Love to Create Challenge.
    Laine
    xx

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  13. Outstanding and beautiful card Eret, thanks for joining us in the challenge fun at Beccy's Place...luv annie

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  14. Absolutely beautiful, wonderful soft colors that you have used, very delicate whole!

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  15. love the soft colors and the sketch design on this beauty!! Thanks for playing along with us at DRS Designs this week!

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  16. That is really lovely Eret. Thanks for joining us at Stamping Sensations.
    Pinky

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  17. Wow! Beautiful card. Thanks for joining the DRS designs challenge.

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  18. Stunning card - so delicate! Thank you for entering Emma's Crafty Challenge ~ good luck :)

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  19. Beautiful card! I love the image! Thank you for joining the challenge at Sketchy Colors! Good luck!!

    Hugs, Mette

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  20. Beautiful flower card.
    Nice soft colors.
    Hugs,
    Carla

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  21. Your sweet peas and digital stitching are awesome! Thanks for joining us at DRS Designs!!!

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  22. Love the soft and pretty colours you chose....the sparkly stitching is a lovely touch, too. Thanks so much for entering our challenge at Perfect Sentiments.

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  23. Pretty image and lovely soft colouring too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)

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  24. Fantastic card holder!! Love the idea! Thanks for joining us this week at Love to Create!

    Mei
    LTC DT
    Anyone for Anya DT
    Creative Card Crew DT
    Crazy Challenge DT

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  25. Oh wow this is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine, Good Luck and hope you will join us again.
    Hugs
    Tracey

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Thank you so much for your comment. It is always so nice to read them. Hugs and smiles. Eret

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