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Friday, 11 July 2014

Golden Wedding Wishes

Evening Everyone,
I hope that it has been more summery where you are than it has been here. It's been wet and dull all day, much more like Autumn than Summer.
So I thought I would inject a little sunshine with this card that I made for a friend to give her parents on their Golden Wedding Anniversary.
I used the fabulous 'Congratulations' stamp from Lili of the Valley which I stamped and embossed in gold onto pale cream card stock.
I also added my favourite Hero Arts Leaf Flourish F5042 using Antique Linen Distress ink.
The sentiment has been made up using stamps from a couple of Woodware sets FRCL043 Wedding Words and FRCL107 Wedding Anniversaries
The main panel on the card has been dry embossed with an Embossalicious Flourish folder and then I added  more Antique Linen ink and some White Fire Treasure Gold Metallic Wax.
The panel was cut out using a Go Create die and then mounted onto matching gold card stock.
The flowers and leaves have been cut from gold and kraft card using an assortment of dies (mostly DooHickey's). I also added some Card Candi and stamen from my stash.
As usual I attached them with silicon which helped to give the whole thing some dimension.
Fortunately the card was being hand delivered so I got away without having to make a box for it.
I would like to enter a couple of challenges, something I haven't done for a while.
A Vintage Journey - Dies and Distress (Plenty of dies, also Distress ink and Frantage powder)
Crafty Catz - Flowers (Plenty of them )
Creative Moments - Anything Goes / Celebration (50 years of marriage is definitely reason for Celebration)
Little Red Wagon - Wedding / Anniversary (Golden Wedding)
Craft Room Challenge - Wedding / Anniversary
Die Cutting Divas - Wedding or Anniversary
Have a great weekend. I am looking forward to playing with some new stamp sets from Hobby Art in preparation for Jenny's TV appearance next Thursday.
Happy Crafting and hugs
Kimx

12 comments:

  1. ALL that gold is fabulous for this anniversary card. Thank you for sharing at Die Cuttin' Diva this week.

    Stay Creative,
    Georgiana
    • Carson's Creations •

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  2. Wow, what a beautiful card for a milestone anniversary. Yo made it so gorgeous. TFS at DCD's challenge this week.

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  3. Beautiful card Kim fabulous colour's and love the flower's thank you for joining us this week at Crafty Catz
    Hugs Dianne xx (DT)

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  4. Stunning anniversary card, beautiful details.
    Thank you for sharing at Craft-Room Challenge;-))m

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  5. oh wow beautiful creation, thanks for sharing with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

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  6. Wot no box?? Very disappointed!! This card is really sensational. What a clever lady you are. X

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  7. Hi Kim...this is a stunning card...your colour combo perfect for this very special occasion. Thanks for hopping on board with us at A Vintage Journey this fortnight
    Annie x

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  8. Stunning, love the gold colour and layout. Thanks for sharing it with us over at Creative Moments.

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  9. What a beautiful card!! Love it!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!
    Gerda
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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  10. Gorgeous card Kim, beautifully made. Thanks for sharing with us over at Little Red Wagon this week.

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  11. Gorgeous card! perfect Golden wedding anniversary creation. Thanks for sharing it with us this week at Crafty Catz. Naomi x

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  12. this is a brilliant special card- love all the gold touches, thanks for sharing with us at Craft Room challenge, Debi x

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Thank you for taking the time to leave me a message, it is greatly appreciated.
Hugs Kimx