Thursday, 22 May 2014

Floating off


I'm no Picasso, but if anyone were to look over my crafting life story, they would surely call this my 'Balloon Period'. I just can't seem to stop making cards with balloons on them! But what could be more appropriate than a balloon for this 'commission' from my daughter: her friend is moving to a new town to start a new career. It's 'up ,up and away' of course!

This balloon was cut on the Silhouette, edged with a pink Promarker and clear embossed. I made a punched flower and added a blob of liquid pearl.

I'd like to enter:
4 Crafty Chicks no stamping
Addicted to Stamps  anything goes
Simon Says Stamp Wednesday  travel

6 comments:

  1. You and balloons; me and butterflies...You can keep the balloons a-coming, because you do amazing things with them! This card for your daughter's friend is perfect to wish her well on her new adventures. Up, up and away: that says it all. Your daughter and her friend will be delighted with this! Fabulous!
    c

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  2. Just perfect for a new career and love how you have edged the balloon in pink. Have a fun day x

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  3. Love it! Isn't it funny how we tend to use the same things for awhile and then move on to something else? Thanks for joining us at 4 Crafty Chicks this week.
    Tina - DT

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  4. A perfect entry for our travel theme this week, Marina - love the blues! Thanks for playing along with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  5. Hot air gallons are so versatile, so I can understand your urge to use them again and again. I'm not sure whether you've inked the sky or if it's a DP, but whatever it is, it makes a great background for the balloon. Great choice of sentiment too for the occasion!

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  6. So pretty, wonderful scene you have created! Thank you so much for sharing with us at Addicted to Stamps and More this week. We sure hope to see you around again soon :)

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