Wednesday, 9 August 2017

Happy Birthday 'Mum'

Today's card I made for one of my friends to give to her Mum.
Joan is now in her 80's, and used to be a card maker herself. She
stopped making them a couple of years ago, but still loves to receive hand
crafted cards.
After die cutting the white panel with the stitched rectangle die and the corner die,
I attached it to the blue panel using 3D foam strips to give it some depth.

The products I have used are:-
Spellbinders Shapeabilities - Fancy Framed Tags Two
Couture Creations A4 Embossing Folder - Tied Together
Die-Namics - Pierced Rectangles
Flower and Corner dies - Purchased from eBay
Birthday sentiment stamp - Free gift with Craft magazine
Mum - Computer generated
Challenges entered:-
A Perfect Time to Craft - Anything Goes
Daisy Chain Challenges - Anything Goes
Die Cut Divas - Anything Goes
Kreativeinkauf Challenge - Punches/Dies
Love to Craft - Anything Goes
Dream Valley - Anything Goes
Come and Get It - Use Die Cuts
A Gem of a Challenge - Birthday Wishes
Craft-Dee BowZ - Always Anything Goes with a Handmade Bow

Thanks for stopping by.
Janice x


  1. Fantastic Janice, I love the dies that you've used.
    Valerija xx

  2. I'm sure Joan will love her card Janice its so now to receive a hand crafted card...


  3. Fantastic Janice, I'm sure that Joan will love her card.

    Sue xx

  4. Fabulous card Janice ...
    hugs Sylvie xx

  5. Really beautiful card, Janice! Lovely combination of embossing and dies! :o)

  6. Oh I am so very sure she will be so thankful for your beautiful card, being a cardmaker herself she knows how much love and work goes into each creation!!

  7. Such a pretty card thanks for sharing!!!

  8. So Pretty, fabulous colors! I love the flower die and that cut away background panel. Very elegant!

  9. A gorgeous card Janice, lots of super die cut details - so elegant, the recipient will love her hand crafted card.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob

  10. Beautifully composed card Janice - love the use of all the different dies. Shabneez x

  11. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Annette DT for

  12. Oh so pretty, Janice! Lovely die cut shapes, and a wonderful way to show the birthday celebrant how special they are. hugs, de

  13. Classy and elegant card. Love the color combo. Thanks for joining us at Come and Get It Challenge.

  14. Fantastic design. What a beauty. So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

  15. very nice. Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.
    Bye, Ine
    DT for:

  16. Very pretty!! Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

    Lori DT for

  17. Beautiful, thank you for joining us at LTCCB.

  18. Beautiful!! Thank you for sharing with us at Daisy Chain Challenges :)


Many thanks for taking the time to leave me a comment.
Janice x