Monday, April 5, 2010

She's Going to Be 69!

Good morning!  My Mama is going to be 69 this coming Saturday.  WOW!

Here is the card I made for her this morning.  Got to get it in the mail today.  It's the most complicated card I've ever made, and don't expect me to do this again for another year or so.  LOL  I love the way it turned out though.  I used the pattern from "A Place For My Cards".  Click here to go to her post.
Here are all the details:
Card base light blue from Value pack pre-scored for easy folding!
Black mat cut @ 5 1/4" x 4"
All paper from DCWV Flower Shower Spring Stack except black - which was from stash
Pattern paper mat cut @ 5" x 3 3/4"
Cricut Cartridge: Plantin School Book:
Grass on page 69 cut @ 1 1/2" on SHADOW FEATURE, 
then trimmed bottom and sides to fit pot
Red Squares on page 73 cut @ 1 3/4" (3 times)
Black Squares on page 73 cut @ 1 1/2" (3 times)
Pattern paper Squares on page 73 cut @ 1 1/4" (3 times)
Cricut Cartridge: Walk In My Garden:
Flower Pot on page 91 cut @ 1 1/2"
Top part of pot adhered with Pop Dots on bottom layer of pot
Daffodil on page 93 cut @ 3 1/2"
Butterfly on page 116 cut @ 1"
Ladybug on page 118 cut @ 1"
Snail on page 121 cut @ 1"
Stampin' Up chalks used to enhance some cuts
Black Ultra fine Sharpie used to enhance snail
White gel pen used to enhance butterfly and snail
Adhesives used: Scotch Photo Splits, Zig 2-Way glue pen, and Pop Dots

What's the theme for the last card you made?


  1. very cute. I made Easter cards for my niece and nephew. I should post some pics.

    Have a great week

  2. don't you just love Jeannie's cards!
    you did her proud!
    you did such a great job on this card! Your Mama will love it!
    Have a great day,