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Friday, April 8, 2016

Happy Anniversary

It's my son and daughter-in -law's 6th wedding anniversary next week so I made this card for them . They live in Calgary so had to get in the mail so they would get it on time . I chose yellows since its spring time and also one of my favorite colors . I used papers from the Authentique 6x6 bundle :Blissful ( love Authentique paper). I used acrylic paint on the second layer and stamped around the edge with a flourish stamp.

Supplies used:
Paper: Authentique Blissful ,Recollection white c/s
Dies: TH Mixed Media Thinlits, TH Ornate Frame,TH Tattered Florals, TH Vintage Lace,Just Rite Open Leaf Vines, Cheery Lynn Design Exotic Butterfly, CLD doily (behind flower) can't remember name , SB Foliage.
Ink: Versafine Smokey Grey ,DI Pumice Stone
Stamps: See-D's Love  Sentiment, 7Gypies flourish 
Other: TH Heirloom Roses, Frantage Champagne Crushed Glass, Biscottis Perfect Pearl Mist , Bright Yellow acrylic paint.  

I'm entering this in the following challenges:

Thanks for stopping by and really appreciate everyone's comments.


Darlene said...

What a beautiful anniversary card Marilyn! Your design is fabulous and the color combo is great! Yellow is always such a happy color! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘YELLOW’ Challenge and the 'SCALLOP' Challenge at Dies R Us! We hope you’ll come back often.

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Maria said...

Gorgeous anniversary card using many lovely dies! Such a beautiful it! Thanks so much for joining us this month at Dies R Us for the 'Scallops' Challenge! Please come back soon!:-)

Diane said...

Beautiful card and design and a lovely choice of papers, I think I have those, too!! Thank you for joining our Double D 'Yellow' challenge!
Diane DD DT

Lisa said...

Oh wow, this is absolutely stunning, Marilyn!! I love the dies you used!! You layered them perfectly!! The flower is gorgeous and I love the butterfly!! This is so elegant and gorgeous!! I love, love it!! Thank you so much for playing along at Scrapy Land!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

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Pamellia said...

Wow Marilyn, stunning! So many wonderful die cuts here and they all work together so well! Love the frame as a background element and the filigree butterfly is gorgeous! hugs and happy weekend :)

Sharon said...

Marilyn: You have layered all those diecuts beautifully, and I like your use of yellow, so pretty and springlike! Great card for their anniversary - 6 years, how the time has flown! It seems like yesterday we were having lunch and you showed me their wedding pics.


Lisa said...

Gorgeous card! I love all your layering! Thanks for joining us this week with Cheery Lynn Designs

Juliz Design Post said...

A beautiful anniversary card Marilyn and I love the crushed glass glitter in the centre of your butterfly, a great finishing touch. I'm sure this card will be treasured. Thanks for joining in the challenge at Cheery Lynn Designs and stopping by my blog.
Hugs, Julie x

Jenny Alia said...

Lovely! Thanks for joining the Cheery Lynn "Back to Nature" Challenge and good luck in the draw.

Candy C said...

Marilyn, this anniversary card for your son and daughter in law is beautiful. Such a lovely design with the beautiful, delicate die cuts and butterflies. The layered flowers are perfectly placed, too. Just beautiful. I also wanted to sincerely thank you for the several very nice comments you left on my blog. They mean a lot to me. ❤️

Maryvonne Coussé said...

Very Beautiful !
Thanks for joining us at Scrapy Land Challenges and good luck !
Maryvonne , DT Member