Tuesday, January 31, 2012


I've done Day 1's challenge entry already but haven't put the panel "together" yet so that will be posted tomorrow. But here's Day 2's challenge entry! This is also an entry for Lily Pad Cards "Patterned Paper" challenge.
To see sketch #166 click below:

This card unfortunately has some background. A niece of my domestic helper was killed by a taxi (in South Africa the mass transport in the form of mini-bus taxis are extremely dangerous). This is for the little girl's Mom. She was only 6.

Stamp used:
All Occasion Tags (GinaK Designs)

Materials used:
Designer Paper: Trim Craft paper pack "Desert Blooms" (flower uses same)
Ribbon: The Ribbon Company (South African)
GinaK pure luxury 80lb card stock (white)

Tools used:
Tonic paper trimmer
Spellbinders Classic Circles (small)
Spellbinders Rose Creations


  1. You've used the perfect design to go along with the beautiful paper! Love your flower too! Thanks for playing with us at Lily Pad Cards!

  2. This is a truly beautiful card. What a sad, sad situation :(

  3. Nice card and great use of that CPS sketch.

  4. Wonderful card Riette! I love the flower!


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