Monday, 3 May 2010

Anniversary Card for a Very Special Person...

My husband Mark :) - it's our 26th Wedding Anniversary on Wednesday & this is the card I made for him. It took ages to make - you know how sometimes you just can't find the right image, the right colours, or the right paper etc.... & of course being a man he wouldn't want flowers or ribbons (well I know some men might lol but not Mark). Anyway I did manage to finish it & there are elements I like & some I'm not so pleased with, but hay hoe hopefully he will like it.

The papers are mostly from the Sweet Shoppe but the strip of owls is from Summer Driggs. I distressed the edges of everything. The image is from Pink Cat Studio & coloured with Prisma pencils & some glimmer chalks. I made the sentiment on the computer & the ticket is a digi download from Becs (I'm loving these at the moment). I finished off with some string & a chunky heart brad.

I'm entering this card for 6 challenges:
Sweet Sketch Wednesday - Sketch!
Everybody-Art - Song Title (I Will Always Love You)
Our Creative Corner
- Look Ma! No Flowers!
Quixotic - How Distressing!
Incy Wincy - Anything Goes!
Prairie Fairy - Go Twiggy

22 comments:

mulberry station said...

Your card is super adorable! I am sure your husband will love it! Your paper is perfect with that cute, cute image!
Nancy SSW-DT

Sarah A said...

Hi Tracey

Thanks for joining in our challenge over at Incy Wincy with this super cute card! I am sure your husband will love it!

I do know that feeling well regarding trying to find the right image and papers for a project! LOL sometimes it can take days to make a card!!

Sarah x

Melissa Craig said...

Happy Anniversary to you both! 26 years!! Wow! Your card is very cute, love the owls. Thanks for playing along with us at SSW.

Arlana said...

What a very sweet card for your anniversary. Love those adorable owls. Thanks for palying along @SSW!!!

JR Creations said...

Congratulations on the 26 years and on the fabulous card. Your hubby will love it! Thanks for playing at SSW!

Jenny T

Terry Oulboub said...

I'm sure your husband will love the card because you made it and what a BEAUTY it is - those owls are so cute; love the heart and twine - a card he'll be sure to remember. Happy Anniversary! :-) Thanks for joining us at SSW! :)

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Awwwwhhhh - he will love it! I love that sentiment with the card. Thanks so much for playing at SSW.

Deanne :)

KymKreates said...

Oh my gosh!!! What a wonderful creation!!! Thanks so very much for joining us at SSW and good luck!
KymKreates

Lisa T said...

So cute! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at SSW!

Jeannie said...

Awww.....too sweet! Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday!

Peace & Luv,
Jeannie

sweetbloominscraps said...

What a fun Anniversary card! Thanks for playing at SSW!

Roberta Laliberte said...

Adorable!

Thanks for joining Fairy Fun Fridays!

xoxoxox

Cheryl said...

This is so cute! Great job!

Cor* said...

Happy Anniversary! No ribbon, no flowers....geesh.....I hear ya, where to start! This is a good place. He'll love it! Thanks for joining the fairies this week.

Jolanda said...

ah,love those owls,they are so sweet!nice papers!!

Heather "Hev" said...

Happy Anniversary to you both :)

Fantastic card which was well recieved I bet!!

Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs Challenge this week :)

Good Luck!!

Heather and the design team
Please feel free to visit my personal blog Vanilla Hevn

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