Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Thanks Card- Imagine Lori's Garden

Hello to you my crafty friends! Today I am posting a card I made for a dear friend who generously gave my family her xbox game.  We have been struggling financially since our move and my son has wanted one for forever and she just happened to have one that she didn't use anymore. How amazing is that?! Her generosity has sparked a new bond between my kids. They normally fight constantly and now they play together for hours at a time. I am not a fan of video games but in this case it has been a blessing. 

This card I made features the Lori's Garden Imagine Cartridge. I had some printed paper and this lovely rose cut leftover from the Mother's Day card I made and I thought I would use it before I forgot about it. I have managed to make 3 cards with what I printed so far and this is the first one. 


I used the scallop oval cut from the Imagine Machine and inked it with Tim Holtz Tea Dye distress ink. I love the blue floral paper in the background. This cartridge is such a jewel, I just love it!  It needed some bling so I used rhinestones in 2 corners. 


This card is definitely different from my norm. I really like how elegant it turned out. Beautiful for a beautiful friend. I felt like the inside needed to be pretty too so I cut and printed out some more roses and another set of scalloped ovals to decorate the inside. The sentiment is from My Creative Time Stamps.


I hope you like my card and thanks so much for stopping by. 

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9 comments:

  1. What a beautiful card! I love the flowers and the pretty patterns you used.

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  2. What a lovely card for a lovely friend!! The image and pattern papers you chose are beautiful! Thanks for joining us at FCCB this week!

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  3. Such a soft, sweet, elegant card! Thanks for playing along with FCCB this week!

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  4. Hi Tina! Your art is absolutely lovely! I would like to invite you to stop by Word Art Wednesday. We are a Christian Challenge Blog - always Anything Goes as long as its family friendly and encouraging/uplifting. I would LOVE to have you share your beautiful art with us. We offer WONDERFUL prizes each week as well, and it would be a real blessing to have you join us.
    Blessings,
    Karen
    Word Art Wednesday
    www.wordartwednesday.blogspot.com

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    1. Thank you Karen so much for your kind words and for the invite. I will come and check out Word Art Wednesday :)

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  5. I'm really loving these flowers you created with your Imagine cutter! I was on the fence about getting this cutter when it first came out, and never did get it because of so many negative reviews...but I love the look of your cut and printed flowers...so much prettier than cutting them out of plain cardstock!

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  6. Lovely card for a generous friend. I love the vintage feel of this card. Thanks for linking to our challenge this week at FCCB. Kim

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  7. Congrats! You won at More Than Favors Wacky Wed #90 TY. See below:
    The winner of the 90th Wacky Wednesday Challenge is #3

    Tina H. - The Scrappin' Rabbit

    Congratulations Tina! I hope you will join us for future challenges. Don't forget to Grab your Winner button on the right had side. Please send me an email to morethanfavors@gmail.com with Wacky Wednesday Winner in the Subject line. Please send me the address that you would like the giftcard sent to.
    Melissa
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  8. BEautiful! Thanks for playing along with us at Scrappy Moms stamps!

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Thank you so much for your comments! I really do appreciate all the kind words! Have a lovely day :)

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