11 May 2014

Mother’s Day

We have a quiet and relaxed Mother’s Day this year. 


As  Mum is on crutches still after breaking her ankle and my Daughter had a soccer game at midday the morning was very quiet.  The Autumn weather was warm in the sun so it was lovely to sit and watch Charlize’s game.


We then went and had coffee and later a lovely dinner together.


I hope that all the Mother’s everywhere have also had a lovely day!!


I just wanted to share with you my card I made for Mum, quite simple and I just adore the sentiment.  The stamp set is a retired stamp set called Blessed Mother and the sentiment was punched out using the Decorative Label punch.


The larger butterflies were punched out using the Elegant Butterfly punch and then I layered some smaller butterflies which had been die cut and embossed using the Beautiful Wings Embosslits die.


Here is my card:






The splatter is from the one of the stamps from the Gorgeous Grunge stamp set and has been stamped in Chocolate Chip and retired Regal Rose ink.  This set is great for creating male cards too.


The last touch a little bling on the butterflies!.


I would like to enter this card into the following challenges:


The Squirrel and The Fox Challenge - #69 Mother’s Day

Die Cut Divas Monthly Challenge – A Die & Use at least one embellishment

Fairies Challenge - #25 Mother’s

Snarky Stampers Challenge - #7 For your Mama

Sister Act Card Challenge - #56 Anything Goes

The Stamping Boutique Challenge - #15 Mum

Charisma Cardz Challenge – Mothers Day

Crafty Sentiments Challenge – Anything Goes

Inky Impressions Challenge - #158 Mother’s Day



Thanks for visiting and enjoy your week.




Céline said...

so pretty, love the design
thanks for playing with us at crafty sentiments

Donna said...

Beautiful Mother's Day card! I love how you show the versatility of the Gorgeous Grunge set here...I love that stamp set!!! Thank you for joining the sisterhood of snarky stampers for our "Y is for Your Mama" challenge!!

Lindsey said...

Hi Meighan! Great to see you over on the Snarky Stampers blog! This is a beautiful card, I really like its CAS design. Thanks for joining us for the Y is for Your Mama challenge!

Audrey Ernst (hippieaud) said...

Wow, this is gorgeous, I love those butterflies and that sentiment is lovely. Thanks so much for playing this week at Crafty Sentiments!

Chris Dring said...

Who knew splatter and grunge could look so fabulous on a Mother's Day card! Thanks for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

Karen Schroeder said...

Your card is absolutely gorgeous! Love the splatter stamp; your colors are subtle. The butterflies make the card pop! Love it! Thanks for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers!

Arlene said...

How pretty - love the ink spatters.Never would have guessed the splatters were a stamp.
Really lovely.

So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

Chelle (PhotoArt/MaybeCreative) said...

Very pretty. Thank you for joining us at the Sisterhood of Snarky Stampers.

Dawn T said...

what a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Divas this month.

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