Thursday, August 18, 2011

Sweet Kiyomi...

...BUTTERFLY SMILES...
It is a bitter sweet day...my dad passed away 5 years ago today and it was my mother's birthday yesterday. As the years go on...you realize how precious life is and to enjoy every moment you have with your family and friends. So with that, I really wanted to create a card for my wonderful mom. I had to stop by my dear friend Teri's house the other night to finish up a project for someone who asked for some box #2 favors. So Teri was so sweet to let me use her supplies! I got to use her new stamps that she just got. I think this one is so cute and would be perfect for my mom. Her favorite color is blue...so everything is in blue :) I love the border punch from SU. I think I need to get this one!


I am so glad to have had a chance to craft. It's really hard to get yourself back into the swing of things. As soon as the renovations are done...I can't wait to move back in and start crafting! will share with you my new space once it's finally completed! If you are my friend on facebook, you can see how it's coming along.


Thanks for sticking it out with me...hope you have a wonderful weekend! I have a 3 day weekend as Friday is Statehood!

Be Blessed,




16 comments:

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Wow Joy~
First of all your card is just gorgeous and your mom is really going appreciate it very much...
I luv all the colors you did on your card, such a pretty layout..
And that punch is indeed something to die for....
Have a great day - uhhh I bet you can't wait to get into your own little corner and start crafting again.. Must be exciting!

ShaniKulani

What a beautiful card for your mom! She is gonna love it :) and glad your almost ready to move back it! Cant wait to see all your awesome creations....take care

Leanne

Hi Joy,
Gorgeous card, so nice to have friends who like to share their craft stuff. Love the blues and Kiyomi is adorable. Happy Birthday to your Mom. She will love it.
TFS!

kris

Beautiful card!! you know i'm fond of blue!! =D Happy Birthday to your Mommy!! hope you get your space soon, i miss your creations!!

Mimi

Beautiful card Joy! The blues are so calm and relaxing. I'm sure your mom's gonna love it! Birthday wishes to your Mom! Have a great long weekend! ;)

Berenice R.

Hi Joy!

Your card is precious :)

Cheryl

Love your card Joy! Glad you were able to do some crafting and use this stamp too. Hope your mom had a great birthday!!!

Teri

I'm sure your Mom loved her card! It actually looks purple! I loved how it turned out and can't believe how well it turned out being that it was so late when you made this. I can't believe that it's been 5 years already. You are right about treasuring each and every day we have with the ones we love. No regrets! Your living area will be fabulous once it's all done, it will be so worth it! See you soon!

Cami

Beautiful birthday card for your Mom! I know she loved it and appreciates everything you do for her. It's so nice to have a crafting friend that you can count one. Little while more and you'll have the dream space you've been wanting! Please extend my HB wishes to your Mom....she's such a sweet and caring person and it's rubbed off on to you!
Hugs, Cami

Have A Scrap Happy Day

Love the sweet card you made for your mom. Bet she'll love it and more so because it's in her favorite color.

Shirley N

Hi Joy! So glad you got in some crafting time, been missing you! Your card is just adorable and so pretty, your mom is going to absolutely love this! Have a great weekend!

Cyndi

very beautiful card of kiyomi! glad you got to craft! can't wait til you get back into crafting! have a great long weekend!

joni h

great card! miss seeing your wonderful creations! happy birthday to your mom!
Big hugs to you & your mom & Taelyn!

eunice

What a sweet birthday card for your mom! Love all beautiful shades of blue you used to create this treasure...I always have such a hard time getting my blues to match! Your copic coloring skills are amazing as always, and all the extra details you added make this card a real keepsake. Looking forward to seeing you back to full swing once the rennovations are pau!

Victoria

massive hugs i understand too well how these horrid anniversary's next to birthdays can be, it does get easier over time. I always find the days leading upto the aniversaries are worse than the days themselves. a beautiful birthday card for your mum x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug

Hugs to you my dear friend!! I understand how you cherish your family especially after losing your precious dad...I lost my precious mother in law and it feels like it was just yesterday.

Your Mom will cherish this card! It is gorgeous!! Love all the blue!! Beautiful coloring!!
hugs,
Chris

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