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I am a bereaved mother and wife. I began this blog to help me look for the "good things" in life after my daughter, "Babybear", died in July 2005. Three years later, her daddy, my husband, "Bear", died in November 2008. (You'll find a link to their stories on my blog) And now, as difficult as it is, I continue to look for the good things in my life as I learn my new normal with my pup, "Furrybear", at my side. And the angels on my shoulder...

Sunday, February 1, 2009

Card Making Challenge Week #5

Well, here is my card for week #5.



It is not my favorite card. Just very simple. I made the flower out of brads (since "brads" was the prompt for week #5). I was inspired by this card I saw on two peas. I used green ribbon for the steam and used glue gun to make the leaves. I decided it would make a good "hello" card so I used rub-ons for the word "hi".

Hope you are all having fun with your card making. I look forward to seeing what you've done this week!

Prompt for Week #6 - ribbon

(p.s. I could use some more ideas for prompts.... any ideas??)

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10 comments:

Yaya said...

It's so cute!


PS I wrote "my story" for ya since you asked...it's up on my blog if you're up for reading it. Totally understand if you're not in the right mental state to read it anytime soon.
(((Hugs)))

Kristina P. said...

It's such a cute card!

Sarah C. said...

Very pretty card, Ter! Love the brads & ribbon. :)

Jo said...

I like it... simple but cute! I love the "hi" too :)

Ok... my prompt ideas:
use rubber stamps
torn paper
masculine
shapes (squares, circles, triangles, hearts, ovals, etc)
use shades of all one color
layers
re-use a premade card (an old bday card for example)


I'm so excited about this challenge :) I'm loving it!

So glad you started it.

Shelley said...

I love how you used the brads and ribbon to make the flower, Ter!

Anjeny said...

I love your card. I've posted mine up already. This is really fun, thanks for doing this.

Queenie Jeannie said...

I just posted my "beginner" cards today on my blog. They're listed in order so at least you can see I'm making SOME improvement, lol!

Why Do We Even Have That Lever? said...

you should think about a promt of using handmade papers, and try making some! :-)

Joc(e) said...

Very cute! :-)

Hi! I'm Grace said...

Hi Ter, my today's post is of my handmade greeting card. I hope you can drop by to see it. :)