Saturday, 3 May 2014

Monogamy

Hello.  Welcome.  Did you know swans mate for life.  I thought this would make a suitable motif for a golden wedding anniversary card.



I started by cutting MME Ooh La La Over The Top paper with Cheery Lynn Tiny Bubbles Borders three times.  I backed them with yellow paper, added a hint of DI Dried Marigold and mounted the panel on gold glitter card.  I added some yellow stripy ribbon over the joints between the panels.  I added a layer of the same MME paper, distressed the edges and coloured with the Dried Marigold.  I cut Cheery Lynn Emperor Swan from gold mirror card and Cheery Lynn Wheat Heads from gold glitter card.   I didn't have an 'anniversary' sticker so it just reads Golden.

Joining the fun at
Cheery Lynn Designs Challenge 130 - Bling
Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge - Yellow 
Crafty Ribbons Challenge 87 - Anything Goes 
Country View Challenge 15 - Nature's glories 

Thanks for dropping by.  Hugs

5 comments:

  1. Iona, this is a gorgeous wedding card, love the colors and the bubble borders. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge.

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  2. Gorgeous card, lovely background and fabulous image. Love the bubble borders. Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Tracy x

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  3. What an amazing Emperor Swan, Gail! You have created a wonderful anniversary card (and the word "anniversary" is so obviously inferred!) perfect for this challenge! Way to go!

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  4. Wow, stunning card, great colours. Thanks for joining in with our challenge at Crafty Ribbons.
    hugs
    Dawn xxx

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  5. Great card, thanks for sharing with us at crafty ribbons
    Hugs Kelly

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