Saturday, April 30, 2011

Mother's Day Card #2

I made this card for my dad to give my mom for Mother's Day. I cut the flower card at 6" from Wild Card, then again at 5" and 4" and cut off the back part of the card. I used Core Couture and DCWV Shimmer Stack paper for the flowers. The background paper is DCWV Mariposa stack. The butterfly was cut at 1" from Picturesque. I added swirly stamps on the flower petals and gems. The ribbon is from my stash, no clue where I got it.
I can't tell you how excited I was to use my Scrappy Moms stamps for the first time that I won from Tammy at Scrappy Critters! These stamps are so awesome! They make a clean, dark impression. Love it!

I am entering the card in the following challenges:
  1. Celebrate the Occasion Challenge #11 - Mother's Day
  2. Cricut Cardz Challenge #72 - Use a cart with a card feature and include a flower
  3. Cooking With Cricut Challenge #27 - Spring - flowers

Thanks so much for looking and have a great evening :)

25 comments:

DIANA L. said...

Very pretty card. Thanks for joining in the challenge this week at CTO

scrappinC said...

Beautiful card. Your Mom will love it!
TFS!

Sherrie K. said...

Cute card!! Your Mom will love it. Good luck in the challenges!
Sherrie K
http;//sherriescraps.blogspot.com

Lisa said...

Very pretty! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at CTO! :o)

Lisa
http://prettypaperprettyribbons.blogspot.com

Amanda said...

Thank you for stopping by my blog the other day while on the "My Favorite Cartridge" hosted by Erica. I am now following you as well. Thank you again. btw I love the card.

Nati Tristan said...

I love the huge flower of that card! Wonderful little card!

GiGi said...

So pretty! I love the colors! Thanks for playing at CTO!

Jeri said...

Lovely card. What a lucky dad you have. He won't have to card shop now. Thanks for sharing with us at Cricut Cardz.

Cindy P. said...

What a wonderful card! I love the wild card cartridge! Your Dad is one lucky guy to have such a creative daughter! Love your paper choices too.
http://cardcrazeeme53.blogspot.com/

Kristen said...

Your card is wonderful. I love how the the flower opens up to the card. thanks for playing at CTO.

Adrian said...

very cute card, thanks for playing with CTO!

Cathlene said...

Pretty card. I love the way the flower opens up to reveal the sentiment.

girlia said...

Cute! thanks for Celebrating the Occasion with us this week

Just Call Me Grammy said...

Thanks for your nice comment on my blog. What a beautiful card. I'll be back to check out more of your projects!
Terry

In Love with a Bug said...

This is a great card and so cute that you made it for your dad to give to your mom. Thanks for stopping by my blog and leaving your sweet comment. I am a new follower.

Amber said...

Oh my goodness! This is beautiful! I love the background! I'm sure your Dad and Mom will love this! Thanks for sharing this Mother's Day creation with us at Celebrate the Occasion!

Dr Sonia S V said...

Hi Lisa the flower looks so good and the background perfectly complements the flower.I am glad that you enjoyed my tutorial on crystal flowers.
Cheers
Sonia
http://cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

beejay said...

Very pretty and how sweet to make it for your dad to give your mom!

Dilsaver Designs said...

I love the warm colors that you used for your card and you DP is beautiful! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO :)

Melissa said...

You did a great job on this, love how the flower opens, thanks so much for joining CCC and Celebrating the Occasion with us!

KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

Hi Lisa.. Congratulations.. you have won the three packages of nestabling from my blog.. Please visit my blog for details. :) http://peachykeenstampschallenge.blogspot.com
(under a note from Kathy)
Hugs, KathyJ

Stacey's Creative Corner said...

This is gorgeous! Thanks for joining us this week at Cooking With Cricut!

Stacey ~ CWC DT

Dina said...

ooo! I likey!! Hugs! Dina

Magento Themes said...

Fabulous card!!! I love this card so much... This designs and the colors are excellent. This ribbon is looking beautiful and nice.
Thanks for this great blog.

Amy said...

Super cute card!! Love the surprise of the flower lifting up!! :)

Thanks so much for sharing your talent at Celebrate The Occasion!!

Amy :) at www.lovetocrop.com

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