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Friday, 9 June 2017

Alphabet Challenge blog - Letter G - Give Thanks

Hi My Crafty Blog Friends

The weekend is here. This weekend our daughter is home. She has a hairdressers appointment and her dress is coming back from being altered. Everything is getting close and exciting. My husband and I are hoping to collect our new glasses which we ordered two weeks ago. I have managed to get glasses to match my outfit.

The new challenge starts today on the Alphabet Challenge blog the letter is G and the theme is Give Thanks. This will be my last post for the Alphabet Challenge blog as I have decided to step down from the team. I have enjoyed my time with them but now it is time to move on. I wish them all the best for the future. You never know I might go in for some of the challenges.

I like making Thank You cards. They are always useful to have in your stash.


I used an embossing folder the make the background. I used some Tonic dies to cut an aperture and an inner frame. Behind the aperture I used the Bed of Roses embossing folder by Creative Expression. 


This rose stamp came free with a magazine some time ago I now can't remember which one. I coloured it with my Stampin Up water colour pencils and I used a blender pen to move the colours around. 


This thank you die is floral but I have used it much more with the floral elements removed. 


I hope you have a wonderful weekend.  

Happy Crafting

Hugs Jackie

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23 comments:

  1. This is stunning Jackie. Love the embossing folder and the colours are beautiful :-)

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  2. teamie, i love your rose card so much!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  3. it's very beautiful Jackie
    gr karin

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  4. Your rose is coloured beautifully and so pretty in pink. I love the matching rose embossing folders too. Hugs Mrs A.

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  5. So pretty and delicate Jackie.
    Laine
    xx

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  6. Beautiful card! I love the embossing inside the circle and that pretty rose!

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  7. Hi Jackie,
    what a very super and gorgeous design.
    Love the colours and your wonderful rose.
    Super embossing also.
    Have a wonderful weekend.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  8. Beautiful card Jackie, I have that free stamp from a magazine too, got it mainly for the embossing folder that came with it.
    Hugs Pam x

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  9. A wonderful card Jackie. The colours and pretty rose look fabulous.
    I had to chuckle at you getting glasses to match your wedding outfit. Have a lovely weekend xx

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  10. A gorgeous card Jackie, love the embossing and your rose looks fabulous. Hugs Jennifer xx

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  11. A very pretty thank you card Jackie. So sorry to hear you are stepping down from the team, it has been fun sharing our makes. I look forward to seeing where your new path takes you.
    Have a wonderful weekend with your daughter, I can't believe you have even managed to co-ordinate your glasses too.
    Crafty hugs
    Lesley

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  12. This is such a pretty card. The pink colours of the rose look beautiful on the embossed circle background

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  13. Such a pretty card Jackie. Shabneez x

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  14. Sorry to hear you're leaving us but what a parting card. Love the embossed background and the rose stamp, which I have somewhere! :)

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  15. It's lovely Jackie I wish I lived close enough to somewhere that sold craft magazines I don't want to take out a subscription because I'd like to cherry pick

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  16. Love the rose and your card is beautiful. x

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  17. Love how you have coloured the rose!

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  18. Lovely card. Beautiful embossing background

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  19. Lovely card. Beautiful embossing background

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  20. Beautiful card, Jackie. The wedding will be here before you know it!
    Hugs,
    Em xoxox

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