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For Rachel

September 17th, 2011 · 4 Comments

Here’s a 7″ tall birthday card I made today, using the first Viva la Verve sketch of this month. I paper-pieced the birthday cake from Verve’s Birthday Bash stamp set with striped Bella Birds designer paper and colored the candles with Copic markers. It was the perfect image for trying out my new Liquid Pearls, […]

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New Centenarian in Belgium!

July 15th, 2011 · 3 Comments

We are celebrating the 100th birthday of my great-aunt Louisa today! She has lived in a convent most of her life and worked as a hospice nurse until she retired. She doesn’t like to be in the limelight, but I hope she won’t be too uncomfortable today. At least she’ll be surrounded by lots of […]

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For My Sister

June 22nd, 2011 · 4 Comments

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 […]

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For Pat and Marilyn

June 12th, 2011 · 9 Comments

Thanks for your concern, Pat and Marilyn! I’m still here, just not stamping as much as I used to. It took a Mojo Monday sketch to get me in the mood again. Thanks for stopping by! Stamps: Hope Blooms, Happy Hello (Verve Stamps) Paper: Pure Luxury White, Smoky Slate (Gina K. Designs); Marjolaine (BasicGrey) Ink: […]

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“Royal” Anniversary

April 29th, 2011 · 7 Comments

William and Kate picked a wonderful date to get married: my sister’s 22nd wedding anniversary! Thirty years ago, Charles and Diana chose to get married on my parents’ 20th wedding anniversary. The apple does not fall far from the tree! Of course I wanted to make a “royal” anniversary card for my sister and her […]

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