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Friday, February 20, 2009

RAKs and The Pink Elepant Challenge #2


I entered this Mother's day card for The Pink Elepant Challenge Blog by Lori and Robin. This week challenge #2 is to use something of little sparkles. I added rhinestone in the middle of the flowers and I added stickels on the petals too. I added stickles on the butterflies, the scallop border and the sentiment. I'm not happy about the photo, so please click it to open a new window so you could see some sparkles. So happy that I used my edge punch from Martha Stewart and my swirls clear stamps from Autumn Leaves by Rhonna Farrer. And I have to give a credit for my dear hubby because he picked the papers from Basic Grey-Ambrosia/winsome and zest and the design. My hubby is a great designer too :) TY hubby :) I love how it turned out.
Products used:
Basic Grey/Ambrosia -papers
Autumn Leaves/Rhonna Farrer- swirls clear stamp
Ranger- stickles
Martha Stewart- edge punch
VersaFine- black ink
Best Occasion- cardstock
Scotch- foam adhesive
Other- rhinestone
This is the beautiful card that Giovanaincluded in my goodies. This is gorgeous I love the colors and the embossed flower. Thank you so much Giovana. Go visit her beautiful blog and you'll see all her gorgeous creations.


My very first time to win a Blog Candy :) My friend Giovana had her first year blog anniversarry last month. I'm so lucky that I won these goodies, I love them ALL but the most are the stamps yes more addition in my stamps collection :) More stamps to use, hopefully my stamping is getting better...

I didn't have any idea this gorgeous card is for me, when Linda posted on her blog. Thank you so much Linda, I'm so lucky to see this gorgeous card in real life. The image is fabulous and I LOVE it! I want you to go and visit her beautiful blog full of inspiration, yes all her cards are amazing and you'll love them as much as I do. She's so talented and creative :)
This is my RAK from my sweet friend Linda . She's so generous, she sent me all these beautiful images, the cute stamp from Cudlly Buddly and the black inkpad from VersaFine. She's the one who encourage me to do stamping :) Thank you so much my friend for your great help.

Some of my VD little shopping while delivering the roses :)

12 comments:

Robin said...

What a fabulous card! I am so glad you entered it. The design and colors are all wonderful! Thanks for joining us at The Pink Elephant this week. We hope to see you back often!!
Robin

Ann said...

Love the butterflies on the swirls - that is so effective. I must give that a try sometime soon.

Thank you for joining in the Pink Elephant challenge this week - hope you'll have time to check us out when our new challenge begins on Monday.

Ann xxx

Gez said...

WOW! Your card is gorgeous Rleen. I love your butterflies & the sparkle is lovely.

Enjoy your goodies & stamped images, can't wait to see what you come up with Rleen. :)

Your DH certainly has good taste.

Take care & have a lovely weekend with your family.

Hugs ♥♥♥
Gez. XXX

Jocelyn said...

Love your card~!!! Such great colors and details!!!! Wow, you did get some awesome goodies!!!! Have fun with all your new things!!! Have a great weekend!

Maria said...

Aloha, Rleen!! I wish I was there in Hawaii. . .I feel like eating oxtail soup! LOL!

Your card is beautiful! I can see the sparkles. . .very pretty. The butterflies are fabulous!

Wow, you have awesome friends to give you such wonderful goodies! My goodness!! You are one lucky girl!!

Congratulations on winning the prize. . .I would be jumping for joy if I won that awesome prize!!

Maria

Tina said...

Ooo, pretty colors & shine! Very nice.

Carol said...

Love what you've done with your card :) The BG butterflies look gorgeous cut out, just the right amount of bling too! and the sentiment is very sweet.
Thanks for playing along with us this week...

Hugs
carol x

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

You had lots of lovely goodies my friend, i hope you enjoy playing with them!! Have a fabulous weekend, hugs Lind ax

tiggertastic said...

Love the lace edge work on your card, and the butterflies are amazing

Sarah x

Heather said...

I love that your DH helped you out with the card design! How sweet is that! I hope you are having a good weekend!

Pinky said...

Dontcha love those butterflies? I did a card with them recently, they rock so hard!

Denise said...

Love your cards! SO pretty.