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Nineteen Years

July 29th, 2013 · 3 Comments

Nineteen Years
Nineteen years ago, during our very short honeymoon in Middletown, Ohio, my DH and I really enjoyed the hot air balloon festival that took place there that weekend. We always think of hot air balloons on our wedding anniversary, which is why I used an image from the Up, Up, and Away stamp set on my card for him.

I used one of the Week 3 sketches from Summer Card Camp 2, and the first additional color combo that we were given on day 5. I dry-embossed the vellum cloud die-cut behind the balloon with the Cloudy Day embossing folder and added piercing along the edges of the card. The little red heart was covered with Crystal Effects and glued on top of a bow created with scrapper’s floss.

Thanks for stopping by!

Stamps: Up, Up and Away, Happy Anniversary Plain Jane (Verve Stamps)
Paper: Tempting Turquoise, So Saffron, Welcome Neighbor Designer Series Paper Pad (SU!); Pure Luxury Red Hot (Gina K. Designs); Blending Card (X-Press It)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Big Shot, Cloudy Day Textured Impressions Embossing Folder Die, Crystal Effects, Essentials Paper-Piercing Pack, Stampin’ Pierce Mat, Paper-Piercing Tool, Stampin’ Dimensionals (SU!); Jumbo Cloud STAX Die-namics (My Favorite Things); From the Heart Die Set (Verve Stamps); White Scrapper’s Floss (Karen Foster); Copic Markers (BG05, BG10, R08, YR23)

Tags: fun & frolicky

3 responses so far ↓

  • 1 Lanny // Jul 29, 2013 at 6:12 am

    Thank you Vera for giving me the original! It is a lovely card from a lovely woman. Happy Anniversary! DH

  • 2 Connie Seifert // Jul 29, 2013 at 9:24 am

    Vera, beautiful card and happy anniversary to you and Lanny. I wish you many, many more happy years together.

  • 3 Dorothy // Aug 8, 2013 at 12:48 pm

    Beautiful card! Happy belated Anniversary!

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