Sunday, May 4, 2014

Sunday Evening

Hey everyone, have a good weekend? They sure seem to fly by, don't they? I spent NSD in my craft room, but not scrapping as I wanted to...I was busy purging old items to make room for my goodies from the new catalog. I really need to do that more often, I know my DD #2 is excited when I do since most of the purged items go to her. :)

So today I was actually able to play a little in my room. I needed to make a retirement card for a coworker and a Mother's Day card for my MIL. This is going to be a tough Mother's Day for me, as it is the first since my mom passed away last July. There have been a lot of firsts this year, and I knew they were coming, so I try to deal with them as best I can.

I cased this card from one of the swap cards I received last week. I would give the demo recognition, but she didn't leave her info in the envelope. Her card was done in black and white which would be good for a wedding card, but I wanted something with more color.

This pictures shows the front of the card when it is opened. It reminds me of a z fold card, but is made with a small panel.

And here is the inside of the card. When I started this card I was going to use some of the non SU! stamps from my stash, and in fact, the one on the front is just that. I still have so many fun things that are non SU! that I just can't bear to part with and seems a shame to not use them once in awhile. Everything else on the card is from SU!, so I think it's ok.  ;)

Hope you like it, and I thank you for stopping by, have a great evening.


Bermuda Bay ink and cardstock
Crushed Curry ink
Whisper White cardstock
Regarding Dahlias stamp set
Wonderful Mother stamp set
Papillion Potpurri stamp set
Scrappy Moms stamp set
Elegant Butterfly punch
Basic Jewels rhinestones

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