Monday, January 8, 2018

Quilted Thanks

Hello!


This Amaryllis never made it to the front of a Christmas card, but I think it makes a stunning Christmas thank you.   After coloring the image (Penny Black) I cut it out to fit on top of  a die cut piece of red vellum.

I mounted it on a quilt cut card base and added the sentiment from Simon Says Stamp.



I think my friend will enjoy the card as much as I am enjoying her gift.

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8 comments:

  1. So rich and gorgeous, Cat ... fabulous colouring ... love how the background 'quilting' mimics the edges of the red vellum! Your friend will certainly enjoy receiving this beauty! Hugs, Anita :)

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  2. What a lovely combination, Cat! The background sets off the gorgeous flowers perfectly!

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  3. Absolutely gorgeous, Cat--love your coloring & that quilted background!

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  4. You thought right, Cat! Your beautiful amaryllis does make an excellent Christmas thank you card! The red vellum makes your flower pop and the quilted framing is perfect!! Hugs, Darnell

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  5. How gorgeous! LOve your beautifully colored Amaryllis.
    Have you ever grown one? I'm always tempted but have no luck with 'house plants.'
    =]

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  6. definitely the PERFECT xmas thank you... such a beautifully composed card, each element is JUST RIGHT! ♥

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  7. A lovely thank you, indeed! I am trying to embrace my winter-themed supplies as much as possible as it's so hard to transition from Christmas!

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  8. A very pretty card. Your coloring on the flowers is perfect.

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