Wednesday, January 2, 2013

Flowers MWT

Although joining in OWH challenges was not one of the 2013 card making goals I set, it's been in the back of my mind that I've been slacking in this department since about mid-November.

Here's a flower card for the Midweek Throwdown.  I used an old Cuttlebug die for the flowers, inspired by several cards featuring flower dies I've seen lately.


Rachel G. set a goal to include more details/embellishments on her cards.  I thought that was an awesome goal and it caused me to add the gems to the sentiment panel and Glossy Accents to the flower centers.  Thanks, Rachel, for the inspiration! 
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Cards shipped to OWH in 2013: None thus far, but I will be mailing a box of 300+ blank and 140 AnyHero notes this week!
Cards shipped to OWH in 2012: 1284 blank and 218 AnyHero (as of 10/9)
Cards shipped to OWH in 2011: 1695

Check out OWH at www.operationwritehome.org to learn more about its mission and how to get involved.

7 comments:

  1. Aw, thanks Kathryn! I already forgot I said that, lol. But man it really does make a difference, this is a gorgeous card. Hopefully you'll let me know if you see me slacking. Great accent dots BTW! And I really like that flower bunch. TFS!

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  2. That is a fabulous goal! I may borrow that one for a bit too... at least to get my stash more manageable! :) Love the card, and that Unity sentiment is perfect!

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  3. These flowers are beautiful, and I love the dsp & sentiment panel. You mentioned how similar our cards were, and oddly enough, I thought my card resembled Jan's design too! LOL Mine was made last night before the challenge was posted, so me thinks we're all on the same wave length :)

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  4. The red and black combo is fabulous! Poppies are popping up everywhere!

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  5. Great card. The flowers are very interesting.
    Hummer Hugs,
    Misty
    http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

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  6. Your card is so pretty and I love the background paper also. Your gems really make your sentiment pop.

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  7. Your card turned out beautiful!

    Thanks for playing in our Operation Write Home Midweek Throwdown challenge!

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