Monday, August 30, 2010

Peony to Lift Your Spirit

Tomorrow is my mom's retirement day after 39 years teaching at the State University major in Biochemistry, she's so happy and ready to be a SAHM.
So.... Happy Retirement Day to the coolest mom in the world. This card is for you.

Stamps: Tilda with Peony (Magnolia Wedding 2010), sentiment Whimpsy Stamps
DP: Magnolia.
Embellishment: just 2 eyelet and a leather ribbon from stash.

Skin E02 E00 E000 R20
Hair and Shoes W7 W5 W3 W1
Dress and Socks R81 R83 R85
Peony R29 R24 R22 R83 G99 G82

This card joins:
Just Magnolia 70 - Sketch by Dawny
Totally Papercraft 31 - Let's keep it clean and simple
Simon Says Challenge - Paper piecing
Cute Card Thursday - Dieing for a Punch! No punch no nestie
Charisma Cardz 34 - Hot Hot Hot
One Stop Craft Challenge 95 - How Sentimental!
Allsort 67 - Park Inspiration

Thanks so much for stopping by,
Maggie Hugs to all,


  1. Pretty roses!! I like how you layered the papers!!

    Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!!!


  2. gorgeous card, love the paper. Thank you for joining my garden challenge at Allsorts with this and good luck.

  3. Hi Irene
    gorgeous card, beautiful colouring, lovely papers & design, thank you for joining us at Totally Papercrafts this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

  4. Hi Irene

    lovely card and gorgeous papers, your colourwork is pretty, thanks for joining us at tpc


  5. Very pretty card i love the papers. Thanks for joining us at the OCSS for our challenge this week. luv gina xx

  6. Gorgeous card & perfect colouring
    Thanks for joining our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, Good Luck
    Hugz Fleur xXx

  7. Gorgeous card - the DP is lush! Love the paper-pieced dress and your colouring is fab.
    Thanks for joining us at Totally Papercrafts.
    Caroline xxx

  8. Totally adorable! Love the pretty papers and your lacing accent. Thanks so much for playing along with our sketch challenge at Just Magnolia. Hope to see you back again next week! :)

  9. Absolutely gorgeous! great colouring.

  10. A very pretty card, just love this Tilda and the papers you have used.

    Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Challenge this week.


    Jo and the Simon Says Challenge DT x

  11. Wonderful Irene, so lovely. this Tilda is one of my fav, and love how you colored it and brought back the paper in her dress. very nice layout, quite cute how your fastened the greeting.
    PS: Wonderful time to your mom.

  12. A really super card, thank you for sharing with us at Allsorts this week and good luck.

    B x

    p.s: Did you know we are looking for new DT memebrs at our sister challenge Penny Black at Allsorts

  13. Sweet card, love you sentiment
    Thanks for playing along with Totally Papercrafts this week, hopefully we'll see you again soon
    Anne x

  14. Beautiful card! I love the papers.
    Thank you for joining us at CCT this week. :)
    hugs, Vanja

  15. This is sssoooo pretty..I love those fact I may need them lol.. anyhow's they work perfectly with that imafe which is just so super cute!! Thanks for playing at one stop xx