Wednesday, January 26, 2011

A Little Rain

~ Hi Everyone ~
 My elderly aunt fell and broke her rib...ouch, poor thing.  She is also in the beginning stages of Alzheimer's and is a nursing facility. She was always such a vibrant, intelligent, strong woman.  It's sad to know she is going through all that. So I'm sending her this "cheer me up" card I made using the Simply Charmed cart..definitely one of my fav carts right now :)
I hope it will do the trick and put a smile on her face :)...
it put one on mine :) 
The inspiration for this design came from the "Sweet Somethings" stamp set from Scrappy Mom's and of course I had to use those adorable Peachy Keen "Everyday Character Face Assortment" stamps !

details :
5.5 x 8.5 card base using white SU card stock
Craft card stock layer 5.25 x 8.25
patterned paper from Joanne's paper bin 5 x 8
cloud cut @ 3.25
flowers and layer cut @ 2.25
inking with SU stamps and sponge technique
sentiment cut @ 1 inch and frame cut @ 1.25
embellishments : white organza ribbon, white sakura gel pen, SU chalks for checks, inking with SU inks and sponge technique
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  1. Awe...Cute! I love the little faces TFS

    Hugs, Sheena

  2. Alex, this is a fabulous card! Beautifully done! I know your aunt will love it! Here's sending healing thoughts her way!!

  3. Such a cute card, I hope your Aunt is doing better soon.

  4. Totally adorable. I think it will put a HUGE smile on her face! Hugs- Glora

  5. THis is soooo cute Alex! I am sure it will make her smile!

    Ruthie :)

  6. I love it, it is really adorable. She will love it.

  7. Such a cute card! I'm sure your aunt will love it! I hope she feels tons better soon - that's got to HURT!

  8. this is such a very cute card, it made me smile you really did a wonderful job here I have to be more creative like you thanks for sharing Debbie

  9. This card is so cute! You did an awesome. job!! I hope your dear aunt gets better soon. My prayers go out to her!

  10. How adorable! Love the faces on the cloud and flowers! Praying your Aunt recovers soon! :)

  11. What a great card!! Very cute!

  12. Love it! Hope your aunty is feeling better each and every day!

  13. How adorable! I know she will love it! Stop by my blog for a chance to win a Cricut Cart! Ends Friday! Bug Hugs :D

  14. Alex,

    I hope your aunt is feeling better! I know your cute card cheered her up some!!! :)

    Thanks for sharing,


  15. This card should cheer up anyone feeling under the weather.
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