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Thursday, May 9, 2013

Basket of Flowers

Hi friends.  Where did the week go?  We worked on opening our pond and had to take the filter box out and reseat it because it was leaking around the sides because it had
been displaced because of the ground shifting in the cold winter weather and ice!
What a job, but it is done and when I get the rock all back around the edge and cleaned up, will take some pictures.  Oh, did I mention that the pump didn't work when we went to start the filter, so had to replace that too........

Today's card is for my daughter for Mother's Day.  She never has time to look at my blog, so no need to not show it now.

 
Beautiful stamp by Northwoods Rubber Stamps
Basket full of Hydrangea's (PP9089)
I stamped it twice and cut out the front pink flower and
the blue flower on the far right with the leaves and colored them and popped them up.

 
Finished card
 
Papers - Designer paper is K& Co. 
Spellbinders Grand Decorative Oval die
Paper lace doily
Inside Sentiment says Because Your Special...Happy Mother's Day
Dragonfly is K & Co, cut from a border set
Picket fence pink ribbon is from Michael's
Corner punch is Paper Shapers
Pearls are Queen and Co.
Colored with Copics
 
Thanks for stopping by today. Have a great Thursday.  Until later......
 

14 comments:

*Vicki* said...

WOWZER Sue!! What an amazing design!! The basket of flowers look amazing with your coloring!! :) HUGS

Dora said...

beautiful!! great colouring and I like that you colour two flowers in another colour. Is that done with a purpose? does it mean something to your daughter?
really so beautiful card.
greetings

April said...

Beautiful card and image! I also love the cute card under this post! great job on both!

KarinsArtScrap said...

it's a beautiful flower card Sue.

greetings karin

Sandra H said...

Oh what a gorgeous card just love this gorgeous image and coloured to perfection x

Sue - bearhouse said...

This is stunning Sue, such a gorgeous image and coloured so beautifully.

Thank you so much for congratulating me on my challenge win!!

Hugs Sue

Whisper said...

Gorgeous image and fabby colours too, Luv Sam x

Patti J said...

Beautiful card, Sue! Northwoods has such pretty stamps! Can't wait to see photos of your pond...bet it's lovely! Hope you are doing well. Thanks so much for continuing to read Melissa's blog! You are so thoughtful. Hugs!

Donna Hanley said...

Hi Sue, What a beautiful flower arrangement. The dimension really make them look life like. Your daughter will love this one, I'm sure of that. Enjoy the rest of the week.

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Sue.

Hugs Riet.xx

Donna Ellis said...

Sue, so BEAUTIFUL! Love the vibrant colors, and the color combination, too. The shading on your hydrangeas is soooo life-like! Very pretty image with the basket. I have not seen it before. Lovely bold blue piece in the corner, too. hugs, de
{Creative Smiles}

Mary Anne / MA54K said...

That is one pretty basket of flowers! I am sure your DD will love it! Have a great Mom's Day, Sue!

Linda Compton said...

Goodness gracious I am really loosing it. I thought I had commented on this earlier in the week because I was receiving an email every time someone commented on your post. I must have clicked the wrong button for sure. (They say the mind is the first to go....)

I wanted you to know how BEAUTIFUL that basket looks. It really really looks real. You totally rocked this one Sue.

Happy Mother's Day tomorrow!

Carol L said...

What a gorgeous card!! I'd never seen this stamp before, but you really used it to it's full potential! I'm sure your daughter will treasure it! Beautiful coloring Sue!