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Monday, October 14, 2013

A special card!

Good morning dear bloggers!

I am trying to be a good blogger again :-) so I am showing you a special card today - it might not look so special but it is! Now I have a question! Have any of you girls ever made a card for someone who is 106 years old???? I bet you haven't! Well I have had the honor to make a card for one of our professors who was a forester and has celebrated his 106th birthday! I kept it quite simple, the sentiment says poeticaly,
"he has been listening to the forests growing for 106 years"....

Here is my card....

Here is a close up! I used TH DI broken china, vintage photo and walnut stain, the stamp is TH fir trees and the letters are from a Decorative strip Typeset Alphabet! Sticking those letters on was a very looooong process! But I made it! The twine and deer is from my stash!

Ok thats my Monday episode - stay tuned for the Tuesday one - I will show our finished (painted) retaining wall outside the library !
Have a lovely Monday and a good week!
Lots of hugs to all of you,


  1. Ful lepa in zelo si se potrudila, da jo prilagodiš prejemniku. Super!

  2. Wow, to pa je poseben dogodek, da za nekoga takih let izdelas cestitko in zelo mi je vsec ta napis, ki si ga izbrala.

  3. 106?!? blimey. Amazing. And I have to say I just love seeing text in other languages. It always looks so much more like a design element than simply words. all in all a lovely card that I'm sure will be much appreciated.

    Happy WOYWW!
    Mary Anne (26)