Friday, June 1, 2018

Happy Friday! Graduation Day!

Today is an exciting day for my family, our oldest daughter is graduating from high school!  I am so proud of her being in the top 15% of her class and getting into the college of her choice.  I made her a lovely mini album which I will post about in the days to come as I still have a few tweaks, but I would like to share her graduation card.  Just so you know, my girl likes things simple and clean so her card reflects that in honor of her!  As I am the creator of this sentiment I couldn't help but add some silver paper, and gun metal grey glitter paper with glitter ribbon.  I had to sneak me into it somehow!! I hope you like the card and come back to see her book!

Techniques used in this project:  recollections charcoal embossing powder, watercolor, die cutting, lots of layers, tonic shimmer pen, black gems, hand made tassel,
CS:  red, white, black, silver foiled paper, glitter paper


inks:  distress inks, versafine


Challenges entering project in:  #248 Embossing Delight over at Creative Knockouts
#190 anything goes at Little Miss Muffit Challenge
#53 found over at W2Cb






6 comments:

  1. Joy, F
    Kudos on your daughter's graduation! You have to be so proud!!!

    What a clever use of that Beautiful You image! Your daughter will love the CAS design and appreciate that graduation cap embellishment.

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Words 2 Craft By! We're so glad you did. :)

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  2. Congratulations to you and your daughter on her graduation! This is a lovely card for her and I'm sure she feels just like the images...HAPPY! Thanks for joining us in the weekly challenge at Creative Knockouts! Best of Luck!

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  3. Love how you stretched your tamp set by adding the grad cap. Such a bittersweet milestone. Congrats!

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  4. Hi, Joy! I'm back with the good news that you are the winner of our W2CB Challenge! We just loved the way you modified the image to transform this dancing lady to a celebratory grad.


    Please send us an e-mail at cards[dot]by[dot]sybrina[at]gmail[dot]com to make prize arrangements. We hope you'll be able to join us as a Guest I-Teamer for an upcoming challenge.

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  5. Congratulations to your daughter! Thanks for sharing this sweet card with us at Little Miss Muffet Stamps!

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  6. Congrats to your daughter for her wonderful accomplishments. Such a wonderful card, great job making it a beautiful to her taste and adding a bit of yourself too. Thanks for joining us at Little Miss Muffet Stamps!

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