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For My Sister

June 22nd, 2011 · 4 Comments

For My Sister

It’s a shame I can’t just drive to my sister’s house and drop this birthday card in her mailbox, because then it wouldn’t be arriving too late. Sorry, sis! Hope you have a wonderful, warm, and sunny day in Belgium today!

The Dutch sentiment could be translated as: A birthday is a day that floats between yesterday and tomorrow (but my translation skills are quite rusty). I used a Viva la Verve sketch (6/10/11) to get my mojo started. Love the pretty papers in BasicGrey’s Sweet Threads collection!

Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps: Blue Skies (Verve Stamps); Dutch sentiment stamp (Verschooten Stamps Antwerpen)
Paper: Pure Luxury Innocent Pink, Chocolate Brown, White (Gina K. Designs); Sweet Threads (BasicGrey)
Ink: Memento Rich Cocoa (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Big Shot, Stampin’ Dimensionals (SU!); Lacey Ovals and Classic Ovals Small Nestabilities (Spellbinders); Vintage Lace Punch Around the Page Set (Martha Stewart); Corner Chomper (We R Memory Keepers); Gelly RollĀ® StardustĀ® Glitter Pens (Sakura); Copic Marker (RV10); 5mm Pearls (Mark Richards)

Tags: simply delicious

4 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Mary G. // Jun 22, 2011 at 9:11 am

    Vera, this is beautiful. Even if it is late, your sister will LOVE it!!!

  • 2 Pat (mspfd) // Jun 22, 2011 at 9:51 am

    Happy first day of summer Vera! Your card is beautiful. Lovely colors and papers.

  • 3 Stephanie // Jun 24, 2011 at 9:57 pm

    Such a pretty card and I’m SO glad you translated the sentiment for us :)

  • 4 Jane Harrah // Jun 27, 2011 at 7:10 pm

    How beautiful and I will write that sentiment down, even if it is wrong!

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