Tuesday, 28 April 2009

>>> 365 Cards Day 58 & 59 <<<

Decided to combine both cards in one post. Let's start with the recent one, Day 59 which is called 'A Certain Sentiment'. Today's sentiment is 'I Miss You' or something similar. So here's what I've done:

Patterned papers by Kelly Panacci (the world travel type of papers). Stamped images by See D's Travel set, RiverCity Rubber Stamps (postcard image) and Paper Artsy (the litte boy). Thought I played with these sets as I've not touched them for a while. The sentiment couldn't have been more appropriate as I'll be sending this card to my parents in Singapore from the boys! My dad misses them badly but he hasn't long to wait as they will be seeing him in a few months' time.

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This is for yesterday's card, Day 58 which is called 'Something Fishy'. You are supposed to create a card with at least a fish image on it. I've got two. Now this card caused me grief yesterday! No matter how much I tried, I just couldn't get it right! Beside, I think it was also extreme tiredness as well. Not surprising, I went to bed immediately after putting the boys to bed too. So today, I woke fresh and ready to go and started the card anew! Here's my effort and I think I much prefer it than yesterday's attempt!

Made use of a journaling sheet from Making Memories spiral journal pad. Stamped fish & waterlily images from Stampendous (bought years ago) and sentiment by Unity stamp. Coloured using Promarkers.

So here are my two cards done! Off to create more stuff! TTFN!

16 comments:

Vicky said...

these are so pretty! love the missing you card - so vintagy and classic - gorgeous!

PaulaM said...

Audrey,
I like the 'miss you' card and the way you used the vintage look of 'post' paper. Very nice.
I also LOVE your fish card. That is very cool. Great job on both!!

Fran said...

You are very creative... Love looking at your card. Both cards are neat.

Rose said...

Love BOTH cards!!! the missing you one is a super idea and the fish one is bright and bold. :-)

Chrissie said...

Two fabby cards. I love the postcard!
Chrissie

Beautifullily said...

Your parents will love your Missing U card, wonderful sentiment. Great job on the fishies - I couldn't manage to come up with anything for that one!

Karen Lee said...

Fabulous cards!!

hugs, Karen Lee

~amy~ said...

Oh Audrey, I love them Both!!!

Bohemian Gypsy said...

Two really great cards but like Chrissie the postcard one is a fav lol
Regards
Michelle

Fi said...

Two fantastic cards, but I like the postcard one the best, great idea to use travel for a Miss You card.
Hugs
Fi

willow said...

Both of these cards are lovely but I really like the one for todays challenge, love the effect of it, very pretty
maz

Terrie B x said...

Two wonderful cards Audrey Love them both equally but that vintagy one just....is `Fab`TFS
Hhave a lovely Wednesday:)♥

Jeannie said...

The vintage missing you card is just beautiful, and the fish are very classic and colorful.
Great job on both!

Peace and Luv,
Jeannie

fabricbutterfly said...

beautiful cards, I am so glad you are happier, they are just wonderful

Rosemary said...

I loved the retro theme of the "missing you" card.

Gloria Stengel said...

I like them both! I love the vintage and the retro!