Sunday, March 23, 2014

Psalm 119:18

Today I am posting a card that meets the requirements of the challenge at Joan's Touch, which are: must have some items sold At Joan's Gardens, have neutral colors, a corner embellishment and a picture. 

The card base is ivory and on top of that is a textured beige grasscloth patterned paper; next is a piece of kraft paper that has been run through a Paper Studio EF. The picture, which is in sepia tones, is printed from the internet, and the sentiment is generated from my computer and is die cut with a Sizzix Scalloped Oval die, and the edges of the oval are inked in brown. In the upper left corner is a Cheery Lynn Lace Corner Deco B corner diecut piece. At the bottom is a piece of ecru lace and it is topped off with an ivory double-looped bow that was made with Bow Easy. For an extra feminine touch, three liquid pearls were placed in the lower right hand corner of the picture.

This card is for a lady, but the picture and the sentiment could easily be used for a man's card, particularly if this color palate is used. The kraft paper background could also have a more angular embossed design if the card is for a man. I am telling this to myself for future reference because it is hard for me to come up with masculine themes.  :o)

Here is the card:


I am also entering this card in the following challenges ending:

Mar 25 Word Art Wednesday - AG 5E #1

Mar 26 Just Keep on Creating - AG UE
Mar 27 Brown Sugar Challenge - AG UE
Mar 28 Sister Act Card Challenge - AG UE
Mar 28 Stampin' for the Weekend - AG 1E
Mar 29 613 Avenue Create - AG UE
Mar 29 Time 4 Scrap - Pearls and Lace UE
Apr 02 Cut It Up Challenges - Must Use Diecut 1E 
Apr 12 Bunny Zoe's Challenge - AG UE 

Thank you for stopping by my blog. I always appreciate your visits. As always, God's highest and best to you today and every day.

Many rich blessings,
Ginny B.
Romans 10:9-11
If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. For it is by believing in your heart that you are made right with God, and it is by confessing with your mouth that you are saved. NLT 

10 comments:

  1. Ginny, what a great card. Love the picture and the vintage feel it has, Great job on the design too.
    Thanks for joining us at Joan's Touch for this challenge.
    Joan
    www.joanstouch.com

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  2. Beautiful; paly on words and picture. Thank you for joining us this week at Word Art Wednesday. Blessings, Carole

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  3. Beautiful card, Ginny.Thanks for the detailed info, I came to know the name of that lace today :-) (ecru lace)

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  4. Lovely card, the sentiment fits so well. Thanks for joining us at Stampin For The Weekend and Good Luck xx

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  5. Beautiful! Thanks for posting your card on the Sister Act Challenge Blog. Cathy xx

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  6. Oh, wow! Very pretty. I love the look of the browns with the lace!!
    Thanks for joining our Anything Goes challenge at Cut it Up!
    Evelyn
    http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

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  7. Ginny - What a lovely card and awesome sentiment! I love, love, love the lace. Thanks for sharing this lovely card with us at 613 Avenue Create.

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  8. Really lovely card with such a beautiful sentiment.Thanks so much for sharing your creation at Anything goes, Just keep on creating, I hope you will join in on the next link up starting on 01.04.2014 :)

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  9. What a great card. The lace is a great touch. Thanks for joining us at Cut It Up.

    Sarah

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Thank you for commenting on my card--your encouraging words have made my day! God's most extravagant blessings you and all those whom you love. :o)