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Saturday, 18 June 2016

Birthday card

Hello lovely peeps,

It is summer holidays now and what a relief that is. Here is a card made with duct tape, yes duct tape that got stuck on my scissors and refused to get it's stickiness off them. Washi tape seemed like a breeze to put on and along came music signs. The sentiment is from Hero Arts and here is my card all ready and dressed up.


My mum was visiting from New Delhi and it was lovely to have her as she is a light and airy person (airy because she is pleasant company, lol). We went to the Botanic Gardens and down below are a few shots of the orchid garden.





Can you spot the chameleon in this picture? Now I have seen many such spineless creatures in my childhood as we lived in the midst of greenery in army cantonments yet the blues and greens in picture were the best colours I have ever seen. If my camera was better, it would have been even more impressive. 
Wish you a happy and healthy Sunday,

Monica 

8 comments:

Claudia Rogier said...

Lovely card. Super. Thanks for joining us at CWF.

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Claudia
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McCrafty's Cards said...

This is really gorgeous Monica, I like the design, beautiful photos too
Kevin xx

nwilliams6 said...

Great card - so fun that you made it with duct and washi tape. Very vivid like your pretty flowers. How sweet to refer to your mother as airy - those are the best kind of people. Hold on to her tight my friend. Hugz

Miranda said...

What a great card! Duct tape can be rather stubborn at times. LOL Thanks for playing along with us at Hiding In My Craft Room!

Tracy Wray aka Trak said...

What a super sweet project you have for us today, so well thought out and put together a fabulous Creation Beautiful in every way, we are so lucky you have entered our art by miran challenge
so beautiful to look at good luck hugs Tracy x

Laurie HIMCR said...

What a fun card! Thanks for joining us this week at HIMCR!

Hiding in My Craft Room
~Laurie

Monika Reeck said...

you made lovely Picture from the botanical Garden Monica
and the birthday card is simple but sweet
great for man and woman too
sweet red strip there I like it

Merry said...

How lovely to spending time with your Mum. Love the orchids and the chameleon is just wonderful. What pretty duct tape - great card.