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Thursday, 6 December 2012

Sold another six cards to two ladies and have met my target

Hello sweet bloggers,

I have sold enough cards to provide for educating five children for one year... Yaaaay!!! :-) Much credit goes to my blog buddies for all love and encouragement that kept me motivated. And of course I cannot forget the support of kind friends, neighbours, acquaintances who bought the cards.
This morning, I went to a Christmas bazaar and guess what I got from there - Fiskars clear stamps and pretty ribbons. So are two quick cards supposedly (supposedly masculine) that I made with one of the stamps. Stuck buttons, ribbon and did some scoring and that's it.



Next time I will try and colour in the stamps to make the card look more alive.

Love,
Monica

11 comments:

Sasha said...

Fabulous stamping on both your cards, Monica. And fabulous news that you reached your target to sponsor those children, too. You are amazing! xx

Rose Petal said...

Hi Monica, you are one amazing and very kind lady. Your cards are gorgeous my friend. Love the stamped image and the ribbon and buttons add the perfect finishing touches.
Happy crafting.
Love Sandra xxx

Andrea said...

Hello Monica
Your cards look fabulous and congratulations on meeting your target with selling - I do admire you for all that you do for charity.
Love, Andrea xx

McCrafty's Cards said...

Gorgeous card Monica, I like the sweet present images the buttons and the bows.
Kevin xx

1CardCreator said...

This is so creative Monica, I would not change a thing!

jimlynn said...

So cute!! Love the colors you used and scoring. The buttons are perfect on here too.
Congrats on being able to sponsor those children!
Lynn

Shelly @A Creative Space said...

This card is lovely! You could ease yourself into the coloring bit... use a sparkle marker to color in a few areas, maybe just a few dots of color... :) I love how the bows and buttons pop.

Doreen said...

Gorgeous cards,love the stamps.xxx

Bea said...

Hi Monica - this is a great card - the monochrome is really effective and matching the ribbons and buttons is fab.

Skye said...

Love both cards. I like your addition of buttons and bows.

tiyab said...

I like these better than the sparkling ones... thanks too for the comment.