Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mojo Monday - Wedding Card

My friend Linda needed a wedding card and flattered me by saying she'd rather have one made by me than a store-bought card. So after the swelling of my head went down, I got to it.

This week's Mojo Monday Sketch 190 served as a nice place to start. Here's the sketch...

Great sketch Debbie! (Debbie Carriere is on the Mojo Monday design team and is also a Close To My Heart consultant, and one very talented stamper!)

And here is the wedding card for Linda...

I used CTMH's Bliss papers and the "Simple Memories" and "Precious Love" stamp sets. The flower was inspired by Tamra Pope's creation using a doily stamp from Simple Memories. I stamped several of them, snipping a little from each one to create the nested flower look. The cake is stamped and embossed with silver then painted in here and there with a touch of Pearl Paint mixed with Parchment re-inker. This gave the flowers and the frosting a little color and shimmer. The pearl inside the flower is from Tim Holtz Idea-ology.

Thanks for stopping by today. Have a great Wednesday!


  1. Love, Love, Love this card...I like using the bliss papers, but this is awesome with the lace and rose...great job on that rose!

  2. Love this, Annette! Love all the details you added. Glad you liked the sketch!


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