Tuesday, 15 June 2010

Anniversary card - requested by WIllie

Willie asked me to make an anniversary card for him.
The brief was it had to be a gatefold card, with windows in it.
The front had to have a Staffie on one side & 4 cats (at least 1 black) on the other.
Inside to be a water scene in pink & black with an island, & if possible a waterfall.
Sentiment on back of card.

I decorated the front of the card using part of a tree stamp from Kanban to make it look like wallpaper.
Images kindly given to me by @ngie - thanks SO much.
Big & Juicy pad & black ink used to create scene (which can be seen in  post below), using brayer & Clarity stamps

Detail of the front (apologies for glare from flash)
Anita's 3D gloss used to glaze animals.
Sentiment generated on PC, mounted onto ink brayered paper.

tfl, & for any comments you may care to leave


WILLIE...! said...

Love it......Love it.....Love it.....:0)
Noreen, this card is FANTASTIC.......:0)
Che Bellezza.........:0) Grazie......:0)
Think the window effect gives the card more
depth. Wonderful. Thankyou......:0)
And, the Staffie and Pussy-cats...Super...:0)
Looking forward to seeing you, and the card, tomorrow,....:0) ooooO! Can l say it please....
Think PINK.......You have 28 followers, well one of us to be mad....! Me...Me...Me....!x.Ah! we Sicilians...!

Vixx handmade cards said...

Hi Noreen!!
Fantastic card!!, just love the scene, done so beautifully, and just love Carity stamps!!
Thank you soooo much for the award, Coops sent it too, so check out my list lol!!
Take care, love Vicky xx

Messi Jessi said...

This is great! I thought the image was fab when I saw it, and the final card is even better, the window idea is great and adds that extra touch - beautiful xx

Jennifer said...

Wow this is sooo gorgeous, and I can tell that a lot of work has gone into it. xx Jenny xx

kay said...

fabulous card noreen and love how you rise to the challenge everytime,x

Patricia said...

What a gorgeous card and the view is so lovely out the window. Gorgeous xx