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Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Airing my puches

Yes I brought some punches out today and gave them an airing.
It is a while since I have been over to the Flower Challenge
Too many things been happening in my life this year.
However I have just the card to fit this challenge.







No it is not about to fall over its just the camera's fault it looks that way.
I used Sue Wilson's Bed of Roses EF and sponged the roses.
It is very delicate colouring but if you look carefully you will see 
the roses are a very soft lemon.
I had a yellow oval in my bit box so purposely mounted the 
sentiment at an angle over it but now I keep wanting to 
straighten it.
Then for a change I took out a couple of my punches to make the flowers
from scraps.

I am sharing this with:






Now for some news that I have waited so long to hear.
At long last I am going to become a Great Grand Mother.  YIPEE!!!!!!

You wont get the smile of my face now.

Thanks for dropping in.


Margaret M


10 comments:

  1. Wonderful - I love how you did the backing. The flowers are very pretty. I really love the freshness of this card in that colour combo :-D
    Thank you for coming over to play at IKEsWORLD Challenges.

    Hugz
    IKE x

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  2. That embossing is gorgeous I have a real thing for embossing at the moment and this is amazing! Thank you for taking the time to join in with our challenge and sharing your creativity with us, I love to see your talent, creativity and imagination at work. I hope to see more of your creativity in the near future. Love 'n' hugs Sall IkesWorld Challenges DT

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  3. Ha, I thought your previous card was your snippets entry Margaret! That where your link took me but have now changed it to here :) A lovely card and I like the sentiment on the oval just as it is! Ages since I played with punches - time to put that right I think. The flowers are gorgeous! And I love the softly coloured embossing - so pretty.

    What great news about the new baby - you must be so excited! :)

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  4. I did notice right away that the roses in the background were that lovely soft lemon color. Very pretty card!

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  5. A very beautiful card Margaret. Lovely colours too. Congratulations on your wonderful news. So you'll soon be making a very special baby card! Barbxx

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  6. The embossed background is beautiful. The soft yellow coloring is excellent. Your design is quite eye catching. Thanks for playing along with us at 613 Avenue Create.

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  7. Just gorgeous and wonderful choice of embossing to use on the background, added real texture :) :) :) Thank you for joining us this fortnight at IKEsWORLD and best of luck. Hugs Mimi xx

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  8. Hi Margaret
    Beautiful card. Yellow is such a Summery and cheerful colour.
    Mega congratulations on your lovely news. Something to look forward to after the sad events earlier in the year.
    Best wishes.
    Ang x

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  9. Margaret this a delightful birthday card. Yellow is always very cheerful.'
    Hugs
    Desíre
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  10. Such a pretty sunny card, the embossed background looks fab with the touch of lemon on a few roses x

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