Monday, 21 October 2013

Robin and Holly

I've got another commissioned card for you today, this time the customer wanted a card for her mum, who loves robins, I hope this fits the bill.
 I went with a large 8x8 card for this one, as the lovely Penny Black stamp is nice and big.  I've coloured it with Promarkers as usual.  The Mum stamp is from Papermania, I heat embossed it with verdigris powder.
The pretty papers are Papermania, Lucy Cromwell, Little Red Robin, I just love them and they match this image perfectly.  I added in a punched holly frame made with a Martha Stewart Punch Around the Page set, using dark green pearl paper.
To finish, I added some wide tartan ribbon, a bow, red pearls, and some dark green gems.
I'm entering this card in the following challenges -
Penny Black and More - Anything Goes
Allsorts - #229 - Ribbon and Bows
Stampin' for the Weekend - Anything Goes
4 Crafty Chicks - #164 - Layers
Crafty Ribbons - #66 - Anything Goes with Ribbon
Crimbo Crackers - #52 - Christmas Birds
Crafting with Dragonflies - #13 - Nature / Leaves / Trees

19 comments:

  1. Eine wunderschöne Weihnachtskarte
    lg gertrude

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  2. As all you lovely blogging friends left such lovely massages last week saying you were fine with copy and pastes for the time being, I am as 'instructed' popping in to say hello and take a peek at your lovely work.

    B x

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  3. Hello Wendy, sorry I've not been up for a while. Just catching up with some blogging. You have been made some gorgeous cards again. Love this robin one with that fab ribbon
    Hugs Kelly

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  4. Just perfect Wendy, love it.
    gorgeous robin image, and the tartan ribbon just sets the whole design off, Kate X

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  5. Ooh so gorgeous hun....:o)

    biggest of hugs Vicky xx

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  6. A beautiful christmas card, just perfect for the recipient!
    Helen x

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  7. Oh this is adorable. The robin image is beautifully coloured and i do like the backing paper too! I'm sure that this will much appreciated.

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  8. What a gorgeous card Wendy, love the robin and tartan ribbon just sets it all off. Beautiful design.

    Wilma x x x

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  9. so gorgeous wendy.i love your robin and stunning traditional design and colours :D

    xx coops xx

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  10. Beautiful festive card Wendy, I love the image and the ribbon you've used. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week x

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  11. Such a beautiful card Wendy and just love your tartan ribbon. Thanks for joining our challenge at Allsorts this week
    x catherine

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  12. Fabulous card!! Thank you so much for joining us this week at 4 Crafty Chicks for our "many layers" challenge!

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  13. Wendy this is a gorgeous card hun, love Robins, xxxx

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  14. Wendy, this is a gorgeous card. It looks super and so elegant and clean in the design. Love that robin. Thanks for sharing with us at CWD in our current challenge - trees/nature/leaves.

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  15. This is gorgeous and how personal, love all the details, thanks so much for playing along with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

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  16. Beautiful colouring (that Robin is stunning!), beautiful paper, beautiful design... beautiful card! Thank you for joining in at Crafting with Dragonflies.
    Sammy-x

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  17. Fantastic card. Thanks for joining us at SFTW this time.
    Hugs
    Jayne

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  18. This is a beautiful holiday card! I love everything about it! Thank you so much for playing along with us this month at penny black and more.
    Linda

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