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May 10, 2015

Happy Mother's Day!

A very special hello to all the Moms around the world who we are celebrating today! And a belated hello to those moms in places like the UK who had their Mother's Day celebration back in March. I received a lovely card and a beautiful bouquet from Dan and Rachel and the twins and I am cyber-sending this card out to Rachel, in turn, and to all of you wonderful moms, wherever you are!

Like so many, I did not have a happy childhood, but as an adult I was blessed with a wonderful MIL and many "adopted moms" who more than compensated for my youth. Cheers to moms, the memories of moms, and those who are moms at heart! 

For my card, I used some rediscovered store-bought blossoms. This one was made by Jessica Swift.
I added some sponged ink for a little depth and topped the confection with an SU pink ruffled pearl. The "ribbon" band is a length of Washi tape. Since I don't have a "MOM" stamp, I used a "WOW" stamp from SU "Friendly Faces" - no, that's not right, it's "Friendly Phrases." After I post this, I'll pop it off and turn it around so it says WOW once again and, wallah, I'll have a celebration card in my stash.

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The blossom is a Memory Box die called, "Prized Chrysanthemum Outline" and the NBUS sediment is from Stamping All Day. (Thank you, Viv!) I filled the negative petal openings with two shades of lilac and lavender. The smell is heavenly. The leaves were cut from a die I can't seem to lay my hands on this minute, which is odd because my desk is clean. My guess is there's a naughty hamster around here somewhere.

The thing is, I mostly made this design in order to have a play with doing leaves the way my friend Loll showed us how in a superb video. It looked amazingly involved (to me), but it is really easy to do. I just love the end result and the difference it makes, compared to the 1D leaves I normally stick on my cards, is enormous. Thank you, Lolly!
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Here's my beautiful bouquet to share with you:
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So moms, I hope you get to put your feet up today and RELAX! Or even just one foot up! Either way, you don't do it often enough, so grab your chance today!
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I'll be away enjoying my annual sister's retreat this coming week. I have a couple of posts scheduled, but you may notice my visits are sparse. I'll catch you up when I get back. Be well!

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116 comments:

Rahmat said...

Beautiful cards Darnell, love the second one with that interesting mix of 2 shades on the flower.
happy mother's day to you too. Always a pleasure to see you at ATSM.

Rahmat said...

Beautiful cards Darnell, love the second one with that interesting mix of 2 shades on the flower.
happy mother's day to you too. Always a pleasure to see you at ATSM.

Robyn Oliver said...

Two lovely, pretty cards Darnell, and a very Happy Mothers' Day to you. Enjoy your week away hugs Robyn

hellerlittle said...

Enjoy your day and your week away !!!

TFS such 2 lovely cards !!! Now I will see the Video *... jump over

CU hellerlittle

Jane Willis said...

Lovely cards Darnell. It seems odd to me to be saying Happy Mothers day because here in the UK it was way back in March! Thanks for the link to the leaf video, what a difference it makes!
Jane
PS the Captcha thingy just made me identify some plates of sushi. Has it gone totally barmy?

Liz said...

Two gorgeous cards! Will be checking out that leaf video.
Happy Mother's Day and have a fabulous time on your sister's retreat. xx

Redanne said...

Glorious cards Darnell, love the colours on the second one, they are so striking! Love your bouquet of flowers too and Happy Mother's Day back to you too. Have a wonderful time with your Sisters... Hugs, Annie xxx

Stamps and Paper said...

Two beautiful cards Darnell such pretty colours...Happy MOthers Day .enjoy your retreat..

Anne

Renata said...

Perfektni voščilnici!

Inkyfingers said...

Happy Mother's.Day Darnelland you came up with a lovely pair of cards here. I love the shade of pink on the first one and the boldness of the second one. have a wonderful time with your sisters.
Hugs
Carol x

Sue said...

Beautiful cards. Never would have thought of using WOW upside down for MOM:)

Mothers Day is in March in the UK.

What lovely flowers.

Enjoy your special day. Sue

Sue - said...

Two beautiful cards - great idea using the wow stamp. I'll have to check out the leaves tutorial too when I get back into crafting. Im hoping I might find time this week. Enjoy your retreat!

Suze Bain said...

A lovely post Darnell and two beautiful cards, I particularly love the second one, those leaves look so real. Have a fab sisters get together and can you please send over some of that sunshine! Xx

Sarah Gray said...

Both are beautiful blooms, Darnell! Love how you turned that wow stamp around :) Even though I had Mothers Day in March I might try for a second one today......
PS thanks for playing along with us at TO!

Ros Crawford said...

Happy Mother's day!!! Your cards are stunning!! I love that 2 toned lilac chrysanthemum ... Have a beautiful day!

Lizzy Hill said...

Super duper cards. the 'wow' idea is fabulous & I must say, I adore both the flowers and the lovely CAS look of both cards. Enjoy your time away/off!!! Hoep you have a ball :):)

Julie B said...

Love the inlaid flower and the leaves look great.
What a lovely bunch of flowers, enjoy the retreat. :)

Gerrina said...

Happy mothersday to you to!
Love both the blooms; the colours on the second and the way it lays on top of the first...
No feeth up here; it finally is dry and not so windy, so the garden waits. First some actin with the lawnmachine by the daughter, me using the broom and than polish the two teak tables and bench, let them dry and put oil on it. Clean all the stonepaths and all around the pound, so all looks more normal instead of some kind of green :) Sleeves up and go do my fitness!! :) Have a great sunday!

Kathyk said...

FAB makes and pix, thanks for sharing and HAPPY MOTHERS DAY to you too

Enjoy your retreat, catch you on your return

Kathyk

Georgie C said...

Wow those cards look clean, simple but well polished, from years of experience no doubt. I love the layering of the flower on the first and the adding back in of the die cuts on the second - genius!!
Hugs
Georgie xx

sue t. said...

Darnell- I love both of your cards and even though I love pink, I love the MB flower card. You did a lot of work piecing that flower back together- the results are gorgeous! Happy Mom's Day!

Bananastamper said...

Gorgeous - love the textured background on the first and the intricate design for your focal point on the second card. Just beautiful!
Happy Momma's Day - enjoy!
Shanna :)

Marilyn said...

Beautiful Cards!! Happy Mother's Day

~amy~ said...

Beautiful cards! Have a Super DAY!

Jeanne said...

Happy Mother's Day to one of the sweetest gals out there! You sure do deserve the best today, Darnell. Thanks for sharing your generous spirit. Your cards are simply smashing! Love the colors on both and your ingenuity! Hope you have a wonderful day and week to come. :)

Paper Creations by Shirley said...

Gorgeous flower cards. Happy Mothers' Day to you, the roses are beautiful. Have a great time at the retreat, Shirleyxx

adele holcomb said...

Lovely cards, Darnell. Wishing you a happy Mother's Day!

I Card Everyone said...

Gorgeous creations, lovely yard, fabulous foot!! Hugs for Mother's Day, D... enjoy your play time! Will you be close?
=] Michele

Pat said...

These cards are both beautiful Darnell and I love the dimension on that pretty pink blossom and your clever sentiment which can be twisted back the other way, and the second is such gorgeous colours and the inlay with the prettily coloured and shaped leaves works wonderfully. I had no idea how difficult your childhood was until I read your piece from 2012 which brought a tear to my eye, but I am very pleased that your adult life has been so blessed and that you and three of your sisters now get together on a regular basis. I realise how lucky I was to have a 'regular' childhood and loving parents. x

Monika Reeck said...

You always made adorable cards Darnell these two also....I never seen you made boo boo cards...you are so very talented lady...and I want to say happy .mother day too...if you like to see my sunday post it has also a mogher day card..see you soon maybe tomorrow around sweety..big hugs
Monika

Tracey McNeely said...

Darnell! Happy Mama's Day to you! Your cards are absolutely gorgeous. Thanks you for sharing with us at the Card Concept! Your bouquet is beautiful I love the colour of those orange roses!! ❤️

cuilliesocks said...

What beautiful cards Darnell, I hope you had a lovely day, and I love your gorgeous flowers, hugs Kate x

Bożena Adamusińska said...

Hello, Darnell :-)
Beautiful card you created. Both so full dimensions. The first card is very delicate, and the color pink is very much in place. The second card is simply divine! I love the two-tone shading, and they look like leaves broken off straight from the bush. It's very beautiful cards.
hugs,
Bozena

Alanna said...

Happy mother's day! I hope you have an amazing day. Both of your cards are so gorgeous.

conil said...

Both cards are beautiful...that ink flower is gorgeous. Using a convertible sentiment is my kind of genius. Then there's that lovely mum and those amazing, dimensional leaves. Will have to check out Loll's video. I NEED that sentiment, too. Here's hoping your Mother's Day is filled with love, laughter and, later on, a tall cold one.

ionabunny said...

Beautiful cards. Happy Mothers Day to you. Hugz

Diane said...

Happy Mother's Day to you Darnell. Enjoy your sisters retreat and love both awesome cards.

Hugs diane

Michele Henderson said...

I love your pretty cards, Darnell! The pretty pink flower has such wonderful dimension! So pretty and fresh!

sandie said...

My goodness your for TO is one stunner, naturally the colours are my fav but what an detailed and delicate die. As for your flowers how wonderful. Happy Mother's Day and have a good week ahead at the retreat. Thanks fir joining TO X

Birgit said...

Happy Mother's day to you and all the people who make it special. I love these cards and have to try the embossed flower style. Your backyard looks so nice and Love that little cottage

Laura Norris said...

Lovely cards Darnell! Have a Happy Mothers Day!

Tenia Nelson said...

Gorgeous!!

Loll said...

Two beautiful cards Dolly. LOVE the layers of your pretty pink blossom with that sweet center! And love the inlaid design with the two tone blossom in shades of purple --- gorgeous! Thanks for the shout out ... your leaves look real!

Your playhouse looks so sweet with the pots of flowers and beautiful surrounding gardens. A perfect place to sit outside and enjoy the warmth of the sun. Have a wonderful Mother's Day! Lolly xx

Jacee said...

Such lovely cards Darnell, I love your designs, just beautiful!
hugs Jacee
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Ardyth Percy-Robb said...

You are amazing my friend - you have risen above a painful past and are a wonderful mother and bama! Happy Mother's Day!

Ruby N said...

Happy Mama's Day!!! Love the card and bouquet!

Jenny L said...

Hi Darnell,
Happy Mother's day to you, and everyone that celebrates it today.
I also hope everyone has enjoyed their special day.
Love your super cards and their wonderful designs, as always.
Such very fab colours used too.
Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

KayM said...

Both of your cards are wonderful Darnell!! And guess what I'm doing as soon as I get off the computer?? I'm going hunting for a "WOW" stamp that I can turn upside down!! How clever you are! I love the inlaid dies you did on the second card! So pretty! And I love the foot picture! haha! I hope you have a lovely Mother's day and a wonderful week! ((Hugs))

Jean said...

Wow Darnell, I love both of your beautiful cards with their gorgeous big, bright and bold flowers. fabulous.
Jean x

Verna Angerhofer said...

Beautiful cards and I love the chrysthemum one so much. And I am glad you had some great women who tried to fill the motherhood gap in your life. They did a great job as you are a great lady too.

oldpunca said...

Thank you for the beautiful bouquet and the wonderful cards, dear Darnell. :-)
Have a nice week, Sonja

Pollard Carole said...

Happy Mothers Day such delightful cards and what fabulous flowers .enjoy your week away love and hugs Carole x

KandA said...

Two beautiful cards Darnell. Great designs and colours. Love your bouquet too you lucky girl. Hope you have a good week with lots of fun and laughter xx

Kathleen said...

You never cease to amaze me Darnell, your Mom card is fabulous and so is your second card.
I have always said my greatest achievement was being a Mum to two lovely Daughters but now I feel that my greatest achievement is being a Grandma to two fabulous Grandsons, well till they need to use the Loo that i, then I wish they were girls lol.

Enjoy your sister's retreat.

Kath x

Carol said...

Two gorgeous cards Darnell, both so pretty. Enjoy your retreat. Carol x

Pam said...

Fabulous cards, Darnell! Love your blossoms. Happy Mothers Day!

Karenladd said...

Haha! I did the same thing with a WOW stamp when I needed a MOM card but didn't have the right sentiment! Love it when I can get even more use out of a stamp image or saying! Beautiful florals and wonderful CAS cards!

Joyce said...

Happy Mother's Day, Darnell. Your two cards today are just gorgeous. Nothing better than blossoms and flowers on mother's day.

Leslee said...

Happy Mother's Day to you, Darnell! You flower cards are beautiful! And have an awesome time with your sister!

Sheri said...

Both cards are beautiful! Great job!!!

Have fun on your sisters week!!

Shona Chambers said...

Sounds like you had a wonderful Mother's Day and I hope you got to squeeze in some crafting or something that makes you happy. I would never think to use WOW for MOM, that's so clever! Love the flower you used, it has such pretty detail. And your lavender flower is stunning. Must have a look at Lolls' video because those leaves look so real!! An amazing effect. You know I'm always happy to see you at TIME OUT and ATSM. Enjoy your time with your sisters, bet there will be lots of giggling and eating going on!!

Karen said...

Darnell, your cards are so beautiful... I have such a soft spot for flowers. Your projects are simply delightful and paired with such lovely sentiments! I am sorry you didn't have a happy childhood but am thankful you were blessed above and beyond later in life! :o) Enjoy your time away this week, my friend! It sounds amazing. :o) Be blessed and keep smiling!

Hugs and blessings,
Karen

Kim Heggins said...

Happy Mother's Day to you too! Wishing you all the best on our special day. Your cards are so beautiful and I love your kicking back photo but it did take me back a bit, I was worried that you only had one foot! Sending hugs your way!

Kara Lynne said...

These cards are both Ah-Mazing!! I love how you brought so much depth to the flowers in both of your cards, and I just shared your "wow" stamp idea with my mom, we both think you are a genius! Have a wonderful reunion with your sisters, how many are coming?

Carol L said...

What gorgeous MOM/WOW cards these are!! I LOVE the sentiment on the purple version, and that flower is to die for! Happy Mothers day and have a great sister retreat too!

jimlynn said...

These are simply gorgeous!! So pretty and love the inlaid on the second one.
Hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day!
Lynn

Lisa said...

Love the big blossoms on both of your pretty cards today Darnell!! Speaking of pretty, your Mother's Day bouquet sure is. Happy Mother's Day to you sweet friend!! I'll bet while you had your feet up relaxing outside of the playhouse, Mr. Hammy had himself a grand time gettin' inky!!

JoAnn said...

Very pretty cards. Love the flowers.
Thanks for the Mother's Day wishes and hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day.
Cute phot of your foot up, relaxing. :)

Dana & Glen said...

Lovely cards Darnell! The Chrysanthemum card is stunning (I do have a soft spot for anything purple) and super creative thinking on flipping the "WOW" upside down.

Cheryl W. said...

Your cards are beautiful, Darnell. Hope you are have a marvelous weekend.

Betty Wright said...

Beautifully done, Darnell! Love the colors and the inlaid detailing on the flower is fantastic! Happy Mother's Day to you, too!

Kylie said...

Two bee-yoo-ti-ful cards, Darnell. I love your inlaid dies and the leaves really look fabulous. The pink bloom is amazing. Gorgeous, really!! Thanks so much for playing along at ATSM and Happy Little Stampers xx

frommycraftroom said...

Two fabulous cards. Love how clever you are with the sentiment.
Glad to see you had your foot up - hope you enjoyed the day. Have a great week away :)

sofia andersson said...

Wow, you amaze me with your cards and creativity! Hope your Mother's Day was fabulous - we spent ours in the countryside bbqing! Enjoy your week away with your sisters! Now off to take son to daycare, then I'll pop back to watch the video!
Hugs, Sofia

Greta said...

What a gorgeous bouquet you received--Happy Mother's Day! I adore your cards, Darnell! Have a wonderful time away!

Karen B said...

Two lovely cards Dippy......how inventive to turn your WOW stamp upside down so you can have a card you can use. Love the second and you certainly did Loll proud with your leaves, they look fabulous. Do you have a link to the sentiment on the second card and? Can't seem to find it anywhere.....duh!

Hugs.

Karendipity xxx

Cris G said...

WOW MOM Darnell! Two beautiful cards, love how you placed the leaves under the die cut bloom in your second card.
Gorgeous bouquet! I hope you have had a lot of fun celebrating Mother's day!

Maxine D said...

Beautiful cards Darnell - as ever. I love your style.
Enjoy your Sisters Retreat - it sounds a very special time (having just been over and read about it!)
Blessings
Maxine

Nessa's Crafty Place said...

Perfectly beautiful blooms-and the real ones too!Love these two pretty cards Darnell-lovely designs :)
Have a great day!
Hugs,Nessa xxxx

Sandy said...

Have a great getaway with your sisters.. Loved your card so pretty. That sentiment was lovely in the pretty purple.

Shelly said...

Beautiful cards, Darnell! And such a pretty bouquet of flowers!

Bobby said...

Love the cards, Darnell. I noticed the dimension on the leaves right away and I'm definitely trying Loll's technique. The accompanying mum is gorgeous in all it's lavendery color (and scent). Have a wonderful sister's week!

Marisa said...

Two lovely cards :) Enjoy your time with your sisters.

Cat Craig said...

Two beautiful cards. Too bad the internet isn't selectively "smell-able" lol. Lovely bouquet, and hope your day was sweet.

Barb Ghig said...

As always, your cards are absolutely gorgeous, Darnell! I love the flowers on both cards and how you enhanced the leaves on the 2nd one!
I hope your Mother's Day was filled with sunshine and hugs and that you have a really wonderful time this week :)

Barb Ghig said...

Oh, I completely forgot to say...Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at ATSM! We always enjoy seeing your beautiful cards in the gallery!

Chana said...

Beautiful card! I love the dimension on the leaves, they really look like Petaloo products! Thanks for the video link! Your flower is amazing and the color variation is perfectly executed. Very nicely crafted! Thanks for taking the Big, Bold, & Beautiful challenge this week at Shopping Our Stash!
Hugz,
Chana, DT

Lisa said...

Your cards are both so beautiful!! I love the pretty colors on both!! And your bouquet of flowers is so gorgeous!! I bet they smell amazing!! Have a great day :)

Lisa
A Mermaid's Crafts

Pia S said...

Flowers for Mother's Day is a great choice. The pink fluffy flower is so fun and feminine, but that purple one is nothing but striking, and wow did you do a great job with those leaves, they look just like the real deal!

Regina said...

two beautiful flower cards!
I hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day. I wish you a wonderful time with your sisters!
Regina*

Taunya Butler said...

Oh my goodness - beautiful cards, Darnell!! You have delighted me with them and others I have seen today on your blog!! I am sorry for the lack of my commenting lately - I have been struggling and doing some soul searching about life, my faith, and my place in the world so I have not been on the computer much!! I have looked through your awesome posts with all your amazing creations and rather than go backwards and comment on all of them I am going to start fresh!! Thank you for the constant source of delight you are - you are wonderful and good to SO MANY!!! Thank you!! Hugs to you and I truly hope your Mother's Day was awesome!!!

Charlene said...

Happy Late Mother's Day!!! I hope it was as special as you :-)!! Love your cards!!Have a wonderful time!!

JD/ Jill said...

Two beautiful cards, Darnell. Hope your Mother's day was very special (Just like you!)

Bonnie said...

You've niced those store bought flowers up nicely! And what a beautiful bouquet of real flowers! Enjoy your visit!

JD/ Jill said...

PS. I forgot to say I hope you have a very special time with your sisters!!!!!!

Lindsey said...

Lovely cards, beautiful flowers, and thanks for the link to Loll's leaf technique!

Brenda said...

Wow, wow, wow, What beautiful cards Auntie! I love both of those flowers, they are just gorgeous. I thought I recognized that washi tape, but thought it was pattern paper. lol And I love that I have it in my stash! I am really loving that flower and that sentiment font. Your flowers are just beautiful and I'm so glad you got to put a foot up on Mother's Day. I love your view to boot and wish it was my view. lol Enjoy your sister's retreat and your other's visits. I'm so in awe of the ladies you will be visiting and wish I was going to be there too!!! Have a wonderful time!! Hugs, Brenda

TK Watson said...

Beautiful card, and thanks for the prompting to see Loll's video. Your cards were wonderful, and I love the dimension added to the leaves.

Pawsitively Creative said...

Such lovely cards and wonderful inspiration. Thank you for sharing the link to the leaf video. Headed over to check it out. :)

Irish Cherokee said...

Excellent cards Darnell. Enjoy your time off and rest up. You deserve it for sure.

Love, Hugs and Blessings
Jim

MaryH said...

Clever to think of the WOW turning into MOM...it worked nicely on this beautiful floral card. Love that bold pink flower, so very glowing & dimensional. I must confess #2 is my fav, another beauty. I love the way you've done the duo tone inlay and this is a gorgeous look to this super great die. You used it so admirably. Both cards are lovely, as is your wonderfully sunshine bouquet from your sweet kids. Enjoy your time away. Be safe. TFS & Hugs (We like the Playhouse look too!) PS..Tx for sharing Loll's video link. off to make sure I didn't miss it.

Petra Swart said...

How clever to make a WOW MOM card, Darnell!!! The flowers are so beautiful and I love that washi tape strip!!!! The purple flower and the leaves on the second card are lovely!!!
Have a great time and a good rest while you're away and enjoy!!!!
Hugz

Nora N. said...

What lovely cards!!! I really like how you were able to think outside of the box and turn WOW into mom. I have to look at my stamps differently. I am so not good at that. I LOVE the purple flower on the second card. STUNNING.

Helen F. said...

Two Awesome blossom cards, Darnell.
Your bouquet of flowers is gorgeous and I like your style of relaxing :-) Hope you had a lovely Mother's Day with your family.

maria f. said...

Hope your pahty week is lovely. Happy belated Mom's Day to you. These two cards are both beautiful. I love how you dandied up that pink bloom, adding depth. And the combo of purple (love that die) and green is luscious on your second card. Glad to see you in the Card Concept gallery!

Carole said...

Oh my goodness...these cards are smashing!!!Brilliant bold and beautiful. Love the inlay and then the leaves add another dimension. Well done...and happy belated Mum's Day to you too! Hugs Carole

Chriss Blagrave said...

Love these big bloom cards Darnell! They brought a big smile to my face :)
Have tons of fun with your sister!
Hugs-️️Chriss

Marybeth said...

I am sorry about your childhood,but so happy you have been blessed with a wonderful husband and family now.
Love all your card ,wow they are gorgeous ...love the second one.
Enjoy your sister weekend.

Shawna Standish said...

This purple flower is absolutely amazing.. The color variations are so beautiful and lets not talk about how wonderfully textured those leaves are.. All I have to say L-O-V-E IT!!! And apparently I am not the only one with over a hundred comments!! Wow a winner for sure!!

Brenda in IN said...

These cards are beautiful. I love the soft pink flower and the purple lavender one is stunning. I'm sorry to read of your childhood but so happy your sister found you and you have met up with all the other siblings. It is a wonderful idea to have a retreat each year and reconnect with the other three sisters.

Buttons said...

Two wonderful cards as ever Darnell. I particularly love the second and the way you've used the die for embossing and adding the lilac/lavender colouring. Jenny x

Anita in France said...

Gorgeous blooms, Darnell ... in the vase and on your cards! The dimensional pink one is lovely ... if the sentiment was whirlable it'd say Wow, Mom (which I guess is what Dan says all the time!). LOVE that scented lavender-lilac crysanthemum ... it's crisp and clean and simply beautiful! Hope you're having a wild sister time! Delighted to have you playing along with us at Time Out! Hugs & Bisous, my friend, Anita :)

laurie said...

wow they are both gorgeous! Love that die!

Geri said...

You are just so dang clever! Whoda' thunk to flip WOW to MOM! Gorgeous pink blossom and sweet washi - great mix!

Your leaves are amazing! Beautifully inked and yes, fabulous dimension!

Beautiful bouquet from the children. Your backyard looks like a magazine photo! LOVE the tidyness! (who me?)

shirley-bee said...

Two gorgeous cards, Darnell, especially that second one. I thought the leaves were silk, they look fabulous! Enjoy your trip :)

Sarah Mabery said...

That flower on the first card is lovely. I really like how you added depth with sponged on ink. And the fact that you used an upside down Wow for the sentiment made me smile.

That die is lovely and I really like how you used two different colors for the insets. You leaves came out great. I'm going to have to go check out that video.