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Monday, 23 March 2009

Two cards I made this morning


I love making cards using my own photographs and this morning was just so dull and cold and miserable out there I thought these would look more cheerful :o) My friend Pat created the trellis and I used it to make the backing for the clematis. I'm not too good at decoupage as I don't usually do it but I thought the clematis lent itself well to this technique.
Pat tubed my azalea photograph and I created the border with it, edging it with Martha Stewart punch and matted both the topper and the border on gold mirri card.
Materials used;
Pink and mauve hammered basecard from PMS
Gold mirri card
stamped sentiments
Scraps of ribbon
Cuttlebug corner die
Martha Stewart punch
Glamour dust
Silicone glue
Jackie xx

7 comments:

Lynsey said...

Very pretty cards Jackie!
Hugs Lynsey:)

jennie'g' said...

beautifull cards jackie well done love jenniexx

Ikki said...

Hi Jackie, thanks for your lovely comments on my bug cards. These two cards of yours are just fab. I have only used one pics before, but on seeing yours....I'm thinking of it! Cuttle hugs, ikki

Liza said...

Beautiful cards Jackie. I love how you have used your own photos.

Liza x

Cass said...

Stunning cards Jackie.Your photographs are fantastic and make the cards so much more personal.
Cass xxx

Christine said...

Wow you are realy talented jackie, great cards gorgeous colours.

Christine xx

Viv said...

Can't wait for Sunday to see all these in the flesh! These are so colourful. They are GORGEOUS!!!
Luv Viv xx