Thursday, 8 March 2012

My Mum's Mother's Day Card :o) x

Here is the card I have made for my Mum for Mother's Day.

I used Promarkers to colour the super cute LOTV image and also added diamond stickles to her wings and dress. The papers are from First Edition's Sweet Owl paper pad, there are some lovely glittery papers in that pad! I distressed the edges of the patterned papers and curled some corners.

I covered some die cut letters with Glamour Dust for the "Mum" on the front panel, and embossed the Happy Mother's Day sentiment using silver embossing powder. The butterflies and flourishes were cut using Marianne Creatables dies and were coloured using promarkers then covered in diamond stickles and Glamour Dust. This card is super sparkly but you can never get the full effect in photos! Lot's of pearls and other bling added to finish off.

Another Pink and Brown card..... my fave combination :o)



I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:
Allsorts - Spread your Wings
Dream Valley - Mother's Day
Sparkles - Things with Wings
Craft Your Day's Away - Mother's Day
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
I Love Promarkers - Ribbons & Bows
Simon Says Stamp - Mother's Day
Charisma - Ribbon, Ribbon, Ribbon (3 pieces)
Crafts & Me - Things with Wings

32 comments:

Elaine said...

April this is stunning , one of my favourite stamps and this shaped card is FAB.
Hugs Elaine

Susan Flynn said...

April your card is so pretty your mum will be delighted! Love the shape and all the embellishments too x

jackiescrafts said...

What a gorgeous card I'm sure your Mum will love it
Thank you for joining in our "with wings" challenge over at SMC this month

Jackie x

brenda said...

A stunning card April, I sure you Mum will treasure it.

Thank you so much for joining in my Spread your Wings theme at Allsorts this week and good luck.

B x

Nicola said...

Perfect Mothers Day card, your mum will adore it! Love the image, the step easel design and beautiful attention to detail!
Thanks for entering our Spread your wings challenge at Allsorts this week and good luck!
Hugs Nicola xxx

Cindi Flass said...

Gorgeous card! Love everything about it :)

Pauline said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Charisma Carsz this week!

Debs said...

Oh this is stunning - so pretty and love the image.
It is sure to be treasured.
Thanks for playing along with us at Charisma and Allsorts this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

Anne said...

It's stunning April. I've yet to make my mum's card. Anne x

Fleur said...

A beautiful card, I love the vintage feel it has
Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!
I have candy if your interested
http://fleurapassionforcraft.blogspot.com/
Hugz Fleur xXx

Carol said...

Your Mum will love this April, it's gorgeous. Carol x

mags said...

Super card. Lovely image and colours used. Love the sparkle.
Mags
x

mags said...

Back again. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley.
Mags
x

* Shaz * said...

Beautiful card!

Thank you for joining in the fun with us at SMC with our
"Things with Wings" challenge

Hope you will join us again soon & good luck in the draw

Hugs Shaz x

crazyribbonlady said...

Fab RIBBON card, thank you for playing along at charisma this week! :) Emma x

Craftychris said...

Absolutely stunning! The colouring is gorgeous and the whole card is just utterly fabulous! I need to buy that stamp xx

The Scrapbook Garden said...

Beautiful card April. Your Mum will be thrilled! Ann x

coops said...

stunning card april.really beautiful colours and design and i love the image.
thanks for joining us this week at PFP :D

xx coops xx

KraftyKoolKat said...

Wow!!! This is awesome. I adore your colouring and layout. Thank you for joining us Craft Your Day's Away this time and good luck.

Hugs
Cathy
xxxx

Time-To-Share said...

Hi April, spotted your card on Craft Your Days Away challenge. It is absolutely stunning!! Everything about it is gorgeous. Have become a follower and look forward to seeing more of your lovely creations. Luv Trish x

Gaynor said...

What a lovely card, I love the shimmer on the wings and dress and the image is one of my favourites, thanks for joining our Mother's Day challenge at CYDA, hope to see you again, Gaynor :) xx

WeirdCat said...

Wow, a gorgeous card, love all the different elements, thank you for joining in with the I♥Promarkers challenge this week
Ruth x

Mina said...

stunning card April, I love your design and the touch of glitter...thanks for joining in with the Crafts and Me challenge this week
Mina xxx

May said...

Stunning card,the detail is fabulous, it has a lovely vintage feel to it x x x I have a little gift for you over at my blog Hugs May x x x

Rose said...

April, your LOTV fairy looks wonderful on this pretty, pink and sparkling Mother's Day card. So glad to see your entry at the Crafts and Me Stamps digi team's Things with Wings challenge. Hugz, ~ Rose

xxxtglxxx said...

This is just stunning April! :) Wow!

Gorgeous image, colours, design and shape - its all just amazing :)

Thanks so much for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

Berit Synnøve said...

This is beautiful.
Love the colors and the shape.
Your Mother will definitely like this card.
Thanks for joining our "Mother's Day" challenge at Craft Your Day's Away :)
Hugs Berit

The Crafty Den said...

Hi April, what a beautiful shaped card. I love the image and gorgeous colours. Thanks for joining in with my challenge over at PFP. Hugs, Denise x
I'm sorry for the late comment x

Vee said...

Lovely creation, and gorgeous ribbon. Thank you for joining our Ribbon challenge at Charisma this week.
xx Vee

xxxtglxxx said...

Just popping back to say thanks also for playing at Charisma Cardz this week,

hugs

xxalisonxx

febe said...

Stunning! The little brown bow did it all. Great color combo. :)

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Carissa said...

Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Charisma.
Carissa