Tuesday, March 3, 2009


happy tuesday :) its a bit windy and cold here today , which makes for a lovely day to play inside with my crafty things :) this card is based on this weeks sketch challenge over HERE at TTS. i really enjoy their blog and challenges.
i made this for a friend of mine. for it i used
my cricut, i LOVE this machine! and wild card cartridge for th erose cut at 5~1/2 and 5~3/4 inches and layered. i cut it out on ivory cardstock and used colorbox chalk pads and colored it. the doily behind the rose is a stamped image from stampabilities (lace corner item #11040) i cut it out, added ink, bent it a little adhered it with glue dots in some areas an pop dots in others for depth. the beautiful crocheted flowers were made by leah over at paperblooms HERE be sure to go check out her etsy shop her flowers are just beautiful and she has great prices too. you will not be disappointed ! th ehat pin with the green gem was also made by leah , the other i made, butterflies are martha stewart punch, the sentiment circle is a SU stamp. i added hero arts buttons and kaiser craft pearls thank you for taking the time to stop by my blog hope your having a great day :) hugs shelly


Marcee said...

This is GOREGOUS!!! I LOVE that rose-beautiful!! I'm going to check out that cartridge:)

Margie said...

WOWZER, Shelly! Fancy-schmancy, to say the least! How gorgeous is this?! LOVE IT! The embellies are beautiful!

Rose said...

YAHOO!!! Shelly was so sweet to make this card for me. Thanks friend and looking forward to our next get together!!!