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Friday, 21 September 2012

Romantically Sweet

I've made this card for my in-laws up an coming Wedding Anniversary, 49 years wow, they are still very happy together and rarely spend time apart. They have asked us to join them for a meal to celebrate.

The image is from a Joanna Sheen cd rom, The Faye Whittaker Collection ", I can highly recommend this cd, the images are beautiful. I printed onto glossy paper at top quality, definitely makes a difference to the look of the card. The background paper is K&Co , ocean sea glass. I've added metal corners, blue lace and poppies from  wild orchid , been waiting for these to come back into stock, lovely aren't they!
Inside I've printed a matching insert, on the cd, a great finishing touch.


challenges entered :

Joanna Sheen: so sweet
 paper play : choose a holiday (mines a beach holiday in Summer )


I'm so achy and tried....spent yesterday putting gloss white paint on the wood work,hall, stair, kitchen. The smell is horrid it's given me a headache, but the fact was I've been putting it off and it was a job that definitely needed doing. Must say it looks nice.
Just going to enjoy a bit of crafting today, plus the usual house work  but nothing too taxing.
have a great day. janex

10 comments:

pinky said...

I hate doing the gloss too Jane and I have no sense of smell but it does give me a headache! Love your card, made me say ah right away.

Doreen said...

Love your gorgeous card Jane,fabulous image and details.xxx

brenda said...

I just love the Faye Whittaker images Jane, got several in the stamps. Your card is really delightful and the poppies you've used to embellish finish it off beautifully.

Have a good weekend.

B x

Sarah said...

Fabulous card Jane. Great print and the poppy embellishments are fab!

Sarah x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Jane. I LOVE the image and the layout is perfect.

Thank you, also, for taking part in the Joanna Sheen Challenge

Sue

Samantha said...

WOW awesome colouring! just perfect! love it xx

Lorraine said...

Gorgeous card Jane. I love Faye Whittaker images. Your design and embellies look fab on this.
Lorraine x

Beryl said...

A beautiful card Jane (So glad I got that CD.) Hope you enjoy the celebration meal and can have the windows open over the weekend to help get rid of the paint smell
Beryl xx

Sandie Edwards said...

Love this, such a beautiful image and card...Thanks for joining in the Joanna Sheen Challenge this fortnight..

nicoleqmullen said...

Very sweet card, love the beautiful image. Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week!!