Wednesday, 4 May 2011

Thinking of you


I had a Thinking of you card to make for a First Anniversary. I went for blues as its a man's anniversary and I used the butterfly as it means a lot to the family.
Image - butterfly from The Crafty Pad, Diecut from Crafters Kitchen
Papers - King Foils and paper from Crafters Kitchen
Medium - butterfly coloured with promarkers
Embellishments - paper ribbon, layered butterfly layered die cut, pearls

I would like to enter this into
DYSU - make it pop
Flutterby - Open challenge
The Crafty Pad - pearls and swirls
Claudia and Company - butterflies
Make It Monday - linky party
Totally Gorjuss - 1 butterfly, 2 papers, 3 sentiments
Craft your passion - anything goes
Divas by Design - anything goes (their very first challenge, good luck girls)
Just Tracys crafts Challenge - sentiments

43 comments:

theCook said...

This is a very elegant card. The sentiment is sad but beautiful at the same time. Love your butterfly!

Lisa Jane said...

oh wow what a beautiful card Pinky - it will really be appreciated .
Lisa x

sky@laestetica said...

i love the butterfly touch :)

Chrissy said...

FABULOUS.. butterfly!! Love the sentiment, quite right too.
Luv CHRISSYxx

Kirsty-Anne (Kitty) said...

Hi wow so beautiful just love the blues. Butterfly sentiment and edging around words are simply stunning :D Kitty

Anne said...

Perfect card for the occasion Pinky. That verse is lovely. Hugs x

Juls said...

this is such a beautiful card, and I am sure it will be much appreciated ... I have to say that beautiful sentiment moved me to tears, I think I may be using that in the future if thats ok.

Hugs Juls

Rusty said...

Beautiful, the colours are gorgeous and the papers are lovely! xx

Nikbee said...

A beautiful card. I love the butterfly.

Nikki x

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful card Pinky and love the colours of this one, fantastic butterfly.
Hugs Linda

WencheP said...

Beautiful card, love the colors. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

-Wenche

Mandy said...

Hi Pinky,
Lovely card,really like the sentiment and the blue theme...This would fit in perfectly with our challenge over at Just Tracy's Crafts Challenge...
Mandy x

Denise and Louise said...

Gorgeous card. Lovely sentiment and fantastic butterfly. Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week xx

HandmadebyTLC said...

This is a perfect entry for the Challenge over at Diva's by Design, thanks for joining us and good luck!

Peggysue said...

Beautiful card Pinky. Gorgeous foil embossed paper and incredible butterfly! Thanks for playing in our Make It POP challenge at Do You Stack Up? this week. Good luck in the draw!

Amanda R said...

Lovely card Pinky, I love how you layered the butterfly and the shimmer on the embossed paper is gorgeous.

Rebekah said...

Lovely card Pinky with a lovely verse that butterfly is fab! Thanks for sharing with us at Divas by design 1st challenge hugs Rebekah xx

Dawn said...

Such a lovely card for a difficult time! Love the colour, the sentiment & that you've used one of The Crafty Pad Butterflies!
Thank you so much for joining our Swirls & Pearls Challenge at The Crafty Pad this week!
Hugs
Dawn xxx

Danni said...

Beautiful card!! Thank you for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Cheryl said...

What a lovely card Pinky and such a hearfelt quote x

michele said...

beautiful card Pinky. Love the sentiment and butterfly hugs x

Sally H said...

Absolutely stunning, Pinky! I love it!

Kym's Crafty Cards said...

Pinky, what an elegant and truly personal card you have made here.

Saw these and though of you for some of the many card you have to make:

http://teddybo-and-co.blogspot.com/2011/05/by-customer-requestx.html

Hope you are keeping OK. take care, Kym xxx

Anita said...

Gorgeous! I love that layered butterfly.

Jacq said...

Hi Pinky,
This is such a beautiful card !!!!. Love that sentiment, so beautiful. Love the dp's, the colour scheme is beautiful, love the butterfly and the layout. Thanks for joining us at Divas By Design and Good Luck.
Hugs Jacqui xxxx

xxxtglxxx said...

This looks stunning - what amazing shades of blue! :)

Love this, very stylish :)

hugs

xxalisonxx

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Pinky this is gorgeous what a beautiful colour blue I love that sentiment and butterfly it looks super.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Just Tracys Crafts said...

I love this card and the sentiment touched my heart.

Thnkyou for joining us at Just Tracys.

Tracy XXX

Linda said...

A beautiful sentiment on a lovely card.

bettand said...

This was really gorjuss;) Love the colours, the embossing and the butterfly. Thanks for playing at TG this week. Bettina

Whimsey said...

Beautiful card Pinky; that butterfly is breathtaking. You've made an amazing card for a difficult time!!

**Farrah** said...

Whoa, that verse is beautiful.
A very elegant and heartfelt card, glad you joined us at Just Tracy's.
Farrah

Posh Cat Crafts said...

Hi Pinky, what an elegant card the colours are beautiful too!. Thank you for joining us at Craft your passion. Good luck in the draw.
Hugs
Tamara

Marianne's Craftroom said...

Love that sentiment and the fantastic colours. Thanks for playing along at Totally Gorjuss. Hope to see you back on Saturday. Marianne x

Michelle said...

Hi Pinky

What a wonderful card, I am sure it will be gratefully received.

The sentiment is so beautiful.

Thank you for sharing with us at Make it Monday this week.

Michelle :-)

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Oh wow! I love the sentiment and your butterfly is just adorable! Thank you for sharing & playing along with us in The Crafty Pad – Pearls & Swirls Challenge Check back with us on Sunday to see if you’re a lucky winner & our next challenge theme. Fair winds & following seas, The Navy Wife.

Joy said...

gorgeous Butterfly!! thanks for playing with Claudia and Company! Joy DT

Stampin Lucy said...

Very pretty, love the monochromatic look, the saying in beautiful....Thanks for joining us over at Divas by Design...hope you will join us again =0)

Jo Davies said...

Such a gorgeous card! Thanks for sharing with us over at Just Tracys Challenge blog! Big Hugs JO xxx

Dawn said...

Beautiful card & love the colours. Thanks for joining our 1st challenge at Divas By Design x

Claire x said...

Such a gorgeous card, love the butterfly. Thanks for playing along with Just Tracy's this month. Hugs, Claire x

Jill said...

Just love your card Pinky, gorgeous sentiment, love the colour as well! Thanks for playing along at Just Tracys. Jill

Karen said...

What a beautiful card - loving the cool blue shades, so unusual