Wednesday, August 5, 2009

Mojo98 Pink Birthday Wishes

I had to make a card for my Mother-in-law to give to her mother and as soon as I saw this week's Mojo Monday Sketch, I knew it would be perfect! I'm a little late playing because my 4yr old hasn't been well and then my computer decided it wasn't going to behave.....but I finally made it! :)

I started with a base of Pink Pirouette and layered with white (pierced) and some Bella Rose DSP. The square panel is more pirouette layered with white and some more Bella Rose DSP. On top of that is another layer of pirouette that has been cut using the Label 3 Nestabilities and pierced around the circle. The circle has been stamped using JustRite's 2" Stamper with Bonus Flower Center and 15 pt Font. My MIL told me what she'd like it to say (and no, Mum is spelt correct.....we don't say MOM over here! :) ) - so I stamped it in black on white twice and then coloured the flowers with Old Olive and Pretty in Pink ink and cut one of them out and popped it up with foam dots in the centre. I finished off with some of this luscious pink satin ribbon and made the bow using my Bow-Easy and then added some Snow Kaisercraft pearls to each corner of the square panel.

Stamps - 2" Wooden Stamper with Flower Center and 15 pt Font (JustRite)

Paper - White, Pink Pirouette, Bella Rose DSP

Ink - Black, Pretty in Pink, Old Olive

Accessories - Label 3 and Circle Nestabilities, blender pen, paper piercer and mat pack, pink satin ribbon, bow easy, Kaisercraft pearls, pop dots.

That's all for now, thanks for visiting!! :)

10 comments:

"Tillymint" said...

Oh, I was pleased with my card for Mojo till I saw yours!!!!! Just beautiful Kathy.

Lovely Linda said...

Kathy this is a gorgeous card! I love the colours and the layout - so perfect with your image!! Your touches always make cards special!! That bow is stunning. I am at the Craft Fair for the next 4 days and am hoping that I can get a BOW Easy...coz I am hopeless!! Thanks for sharing! God bless you! {{{hugs}}}

June Houck said...

Kathy, this is PERFECT for the Mojo Monday sketch this week! I started out trying this sketch yesterday with Flopsey, and ended up using this week's sketch at 365. You rocked it, girl :)

Grace said...

Kathy this is sooo pretty! You and I used the same JustRite set for the Mojo challenge! How cool is that! Of course mine doesn't have that gorgeous bow! LOL! Sorry your son has not been well... and computer issues.... go read my post on the mojo... I can identify my friend! Hugs to you... miss chatting on basecamp but so glad I can pop in and say hi here! Great work as always!

Stacy aka Twinshappy on SCS said...

This is springy and cute, I like that you popped the flowers up.

Michelle (sf9erfan) said...

Hi girlie! this is beautiful. I can't believe you hand placed all those TINY letters -what patience you have -LOL! I was a bit stumped on the sketch until now, I love how you carried the green DP thru the entire panel and placed the ribbon over it. Now I am gonna play!! Hugs,

Danni said...

So pretty! Love the big bow!!

Terri E. said...

Love your big bow and great pearl accents. Awesome job on the Mojo Monday sketch.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Denise (peanutbee) said...

Ohhhhhh, look at that BOW...GORGEOUS!! Love how you popped up the flower vase too!

Ann said...

This is beautiful, Kathy! I love the colors, the pearls, and that yummy satin ribbon!

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