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Tuesday, 19 June 2012

A very big thank you

Today my card is a thank you card for some one who over the last 6 years has helped me through many tough times. She has listened to me and always helped me and I believe I am in a better place now because of her care. She is moving away and this sad but a great opportunity for her. Today I made this card for her:


Yesterday I watched this tutorial on Nichole Heady's blog-capture the moment. It was a lesson on 'bordered sentiments' and the theme of this week's 'Make it Monday' challenge. So I decided to give it a go using PTI  mehndi medallion stamps and paper smooches sentiment sampler. I went with the paper smooches sparks colour combo challenge. I added some lavender ribbon as borders to my sentiment, some matching coloured gems and rounded the right hand corners.

So not only have I learnt a new technique but made a card that I hope conveys the thanks I feel to this special person. 

7 comments:

  1. I like how you incorporated the color challenge. The rounded corners and ribboned sentiment are great additions! *smile*

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  2. love the colours and I'm sure this card will be much appreciated.

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  3. I am sure that your friend will appreciate this. It is beautiful Sandie!

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  4. What a fabulous card! I'm sure that your dear friend will appreciate it!

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  5. Love what you have done with this card. The big medallion in yellow is fantastic. (Thanks for the reminder that yellow on white, and other near-to-background-colors, work if you make them large enough.) The ribbon border and pearl dots in complimentary colors are the perfect bling for this simple card. Thanks for sharing.

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  6. Really pretty! Great layout. Thanks for playing along with the Sparks challenge.

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