Saturday, June 12, 2010

Fanciful Silver Mambo birthday


A friend for whom I made this birthday card, gave me Blossoms & Butterflies printed paper stack by DCWV which has some scrumptious designs so right for summer. I decided that the printed silver and deep pink went perfectly with Stampin'Up Melon Mambo cardstock. With the silver swirls, flowers & butterflies, I didn't need to add much embellishments. I mounted the patterned paper on a piece of textured silver I had as a scrap, stamped Happy Birthday on it and punched out the ovals which were mounted with demensionals. A very quick and easy card. My friend had forgotten she had given me the paper so she is happy to have a reminder of her gift to me. She was also happy to receive the retiring cardstock I had ordered for her and some surprise stamp sets that she didn't have. I really like to give my friends gifts that I know will make them happy, don't you?

Have a wonderful weekend and always remember to thank God for the friendships He has provided!

5 comments:

Becky said...

Love this card, this is just fabulous Barbara, love the colors and design.

Teresa Kline aka va.sunshine said...

luv the swirls and butterflies and the fun color...hope you are well Barb....have a wonderful weekend!

enjoy *~*

Ceal said...

I love this Barb simply beautiful

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babar said...

nice combination of pink and black color make stunning card.
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