Sunday, 13 June 2010

My Yukka and a Card

Good morning, i wandered outside this morning and to my amazment i found my Yukka had THREE flower stems, i bought the thing 12 years ago, it flowered in the first two years then nothing for five years, when a single one popped up, you cant belive how exited i was to see it sitting there waiting to flower, and then ..... my daughter who was 5 at the time knocked its head off playing, i could have cried :( and nothing since until this year and now i have THREE THREE i am sooo excited again i have everything crossed that they make it this time around lol, but i will keep you informed so keep your fingers crossed for me :)

Ok on to the card lol another one for my freind this is for her parents anniversary, and the theme set was floral, i found this beautiful image in my scrapbooking stash and just had to go with it, i chalked the background to make it less white, picked out some of the colours in the flowers and made some papers to suit, i mpounted the image on silver glitter card alongside the sentiment and added three white glass flowers from my stash.

Then i made two inserts for the inside again using the image.

I have entered this into the foillowing Challenges

One STop Craft Challenge - Sketch

Cupcake Challenge - Dazzle Us

Stamp Somthing Challenge - Happy Somthings


lindyloo said...

wow I just love this card and the papers are my fav colour too huggies lindyloo x

dragonllew said...

That looks fab

Marlene said...

Beautiful card!

Glad your plant is making you happy! (I tend to kill them, so they don't make me very

Itzuvit said...

You've created such a beautiful card using our sketch!
Thanks for joining us at One Stop Craft Challenge this week! :)
Hugs Itzuvit xx

Chrissie said...

What a beautiful card! I love the delicate tones.
Thanks so much for using my sketch at One Stop Crafts this week!

Anonymous said...

your card is so beautiful inside and out.
Thank yo so much for joining us at Stamp Something this week.
Dorte aka dot-scrap

Unknown said...

Ohhh the colours are fabby and I love the flowers!
Great take on the sketch

Thanks for joining us at One stop crafts x

gina g said...

Gorgeous card. Thanks for joining us at the OSCC this week. luv gina xx.

Francesca said...

A wonderful card, thanks for joining us at One Stop Craft challenge this week and good luck!


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