Saturday 26 March 2011

mothers day card

hi all
I have been asked to make 2 mothers day cards for a boy and girl aged 8 and 5 to give to their mummy ,so here is the 1st one,i used the swalk stamps and coloured with promarkers,i have used theclipartfairy's sweet candy pack digi papers.lace from a local craft shop and ribbon and pearls from meiflower..i handmade the largest pink bloom using scalloped nesties and the other blooms are wild orchid.the large circles are the grand calibur circle dies.

challenges entered
michelle-pinkpaperparadise. anything goes
.gingerloftchallenge dies /punches[martha stewart punch, nesties]
mygraficocrafts.anything goes
aspoonfullofsugarchallenge flowers,gems,pearls ribbon
handstampedsentiments. flowers
.papertakeweekly. girlie /mom thing
digidoodleshopsbest.ribbons and bows
stampinfortheweekend. mothers day
colourcreatechallenge. pastels
delightfulsketches.pastels and ribbon
.dutchdare-cardchallenges. celebrate
sassystudiodesigns. blooming marvellous
craftsandmechallenges.  anything goes[1 entry only]
scrapbooksisters. anything goes
diecutdreams.mothers day with a digi[papers]
sparklesforumchallenges. mothers day
scrappyfrogschallenge. flowers and lace
simonsaysstampschallenge.  mothers day
craftyourdaysaway. mothers day
2sisterschallengeblog. make your own embellishment[large flower]
allsortschallenge. for a special lady
catchthebugblog. monochromatic
ssdschallenge. photo inspiration[i took the colours]


  1. Very nice and sweet. I love the flowers :D

  2. Hi There.

    Just beautiful, love all the pretty lace an fine detail.

    Thanks for joining us at SFC, good luck.

    Huggies Angel

  3. What a super card - really pretty and feminine. I bet the mum will love it.
    Thanks for joining us at SSDS this week.
    Ike xx

  4. Saw your card entered on the Bug's challenge blog and just wanted to stop by and tell you how adorable your card is!! Love the sweet pastels and the gorgeous lacey doily behind the image!! You can't help but love this!!

  5. Lovely card -- so sweet and perfect for a Mother's day card. Thank you so much for joining us again in our challenge at Hand Stamped Sentiments. Your artwork is beautiful!

  6. Hiya Tracey
    Very pretty card - love the lace behind the adorable image.
    Thanks for playing along at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

  7. Very beautiful card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts and me this week and good luck. Hugs...Mona

  8. What a beautiful card and gorgeous image! Love the lace around the die cut too :)
    Thanks so much for joining us at GingerLoft Challenges :)
    Lynn xx

  9. Gorgeous Mothers Day Card, the image is so sweet, love the colours too :-) thanks for joining us at SSDS this week... Kaz DT SSDS

  10. Hi

    Aww this is just the sweetest card. Perfect for Mothers day. I love the flowers and that bow is just perfect!

    Thank you for sharing over at Make it Monday this week.

    Michelle :-)

  11. Very sweet card and love all the lace and detail sweet!!!

  12. Gorgeous and very cute. Love the handmade flower. Thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week.


  13. oooohhhhh Tracey this is so so cute, I love the lace around the edge...thanks for joining in with our Colour Create challenge
    Mina xxx

  14. Beautiful Card! I'm sure their mum is going to love it! Really great flowers!

    Thanks for your entry into Catch the Bug's Monochromatic + 3 Buttons challenge! We hope you'll be back to join us again soon!

  15. Great Card - Mother's Day is not that far away - love the pink monochromatic. I choose purple.
    Hugs. Jacqueline
    ps April Bunny Blog Hop is this Friday on my blog– tons of prizes (hope to see you Friday)

  16. This is very sweet - I love the lace around the image!! Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug

  17. Georgeous card, love the SWALk image, thanks for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges and Gingerloft this week

  18. Oh hun this is beautiful, I love how you've added the lace behind the nestie and the image is adorable.
    Thanks for joining us at Simon Says Stamp for our Mothers Day / girlie challenge
    hugs Mandy xx

  19. I love the images. They're so sweet. I also love the lace. It gives your card the perfect vintage detail. Thanks so much for playing at Hand Stamped Sentiments.

  20. Thought I had already been to this card! It's lovely! Bet any mum would be delighted to recieve this!
    TFS At My Grafico!
    Dawn xx

  21. What a gorgeous creation:-))
    Thanks for joining our Colour Create challenge.

  22. Your card is so lovely! I love the lace and pink of course :)

    Thanks for joining us at SSDS!

    Hugs, Sande

  23. Very cute and pretty, thank you for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week
    Ruth x

  24. This is so pretty!! I love the lace around the frame.:)
    Thanks for sharing it at 2SC. ~~hugs~darling Ho~~

  25. Sweet card - thanks for joining in with our Mother’s Day challenge at Craft Your Days Away.

    Crafty Creations by AJ


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