Friday, 8 March 2013

Meece in the florists?

Am making some Birthday cards for Rach, a bloggy friend. Her son Dan raises funds for the RNLI and Rach is selling cards to help out, through her hairdresser:
I used:

- 6" x 6" square white card stock

- image (pre-coloured) by LOTV from their 'Mice are Nice' set. The detail on these little images is so cute when you look closely, love the little mouse wearing a flower head as a hat! I have a couple of LOTV stamps the same size and just can't trust myself to have a go at stamping and colouring all the detail. One day though :)

- green backing card is SU's 'Wild Wasabi' and the pink backing card came from the snippets folder

- main patterned paper is from the lovely selection that Kay recently sent to me, the other is a little snippet of SU card from the snippets folder

- sentiment by Craftwork Cards, backed with a circle of pink card which was punched using a SU circular punch

- lemon ribbon from Hobbycraft and a little matching bow tied round the ribbon strip

Another one for the box Rach :)

Di
x

17 comments:

  1. Lovely work Di great images as you say :D and great cause - kind Di, love Shaz in oz.x

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  2. Just beautiful Di, I haven't seen that image before. You should really have a go at colouring those images, LOTV stamps are so lovely.

    Hugs
    Brenda

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  3. Aw, these meecies are SO cute! I love those LOTV things. Hope they will have another 'free shipping' one of these days. You've done a lovely job, and your backing paper is so pretty. At first I thought it was an Impression Obsession Cover a Card stamping...looks like one of their stamps. It's really pretty, and how sweet of Miss Kay to send it along. TFS & Hugs

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  4. You had me having the vapours there Miss.. I thought you had coloured em using a magnifying glass!! They are gorgeous. Took me a while to work out yer morse code too.
    Hugs Mrs A.

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  5. Gorgeous card Di,

    Congratulations on International Women's Day
    Hugs Tamara

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  6. Beautiful card and the image is wonderful, got to love those pre-coloured images!

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  7. The RNLI is one of the charities we always support, along with the Air Ambulance and Guide Dogs. I am sure those needed will soon find a good home. Thank you for your visit and I am glad to find others who feel the same about Mothering Sunday. I also used to print and emboss the sentiment on the front of the cards to get the words right. Hope to get to the playground this week. xx Maggie

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  8. Fabulous card Di. Love these cute little meeces.
    Hope you have a great weekend.
    Hugs
    Caz x

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  9. Aww! Those meeces are just so cute :) Lovely card and for a very good cause - one the EM supports too. The main paper is gorgeous too. Hugs, Elizabeth xx

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  10. Such a cute card . . . bet this one gets sold quickly.

    Hugs
    Sarn xxx

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  11. Heh Di, thanks so much for the mention and your hard work at a time when l know you're a busy girlie.

    But.....this card may not make the hairdressers, l may have to put a pound in the pot for this one. I ❤ it, the colours are so pretty and the meece's are very sweet.

    With the level of quality and prettiness of your cards, l may just be broke lol

    Thanks again honey, have a good weekend and have some 'you' time.

    Big hugs xx

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  12. I bet this card will have no problems selling, such a cute image! Gotta love those pre-colored images! What a wonderful reason to craft!

    Hugs, Robin

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  13. Oh what a great header!! lovely card Di and your so generous l hope they raise lots of money its great to be giving your time and cards to a good course! x

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  14. Hello Di

    I absolutely love your card, and you are so right about the little meeces they are just adorable. Brilliant colour combination.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  15. I love these mouse die cut, have used them loads of times, and a great use of this one Di, really lovely card.

    Kath x

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  16. Lovely card there Di. The image is very cute!
    xx

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