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Thursday, May 27, 2010

~~ Wishing you an Awesome Birthday ~~


Good morning Y'all ! My friend Susan asked me to make a card for her sister's b'day, using a likeness of her horse that she adores, Awesome, hence the sentiment. I used Animal Kingdom for the horse, cut several times and pieced together.The sun is from Doodlecharms, layered and popped as well.The flowers are from the Easter cart and the grass from Platin Schoolbook. I used some wire and skewers to make the barbed wire fence.The butterflies are a Martha Stewart punch. I added some stickles and called this one done. Let me tell you,I fiddled with this card for about a month because Susan wanted the horse to look EXACTLY like it does in real life...no whimsy, no doodling no nothing!! I tried inking, I died some flocking and nothing made me happy, not even this end result, but.....that's what she wanted so I hope she likes it!!! Thanks so much for stopping by and taking a peek !!!!!

7 comments:

Jessica Wekenman

Oh, I just LOVE this card! You did a wonderful job! The fence is fantastic! I know she will cherish this card forever!

Sandy from Ukiah

I am sure she is going to love this card, you did an awesome job on all the details.

Margie

Joy, I think it looks amazing!!! Love the fence details! Don't ya just hate when you can't do whatever you darn well want to do? LOL!

Sharon

I think it turned out awesome!! The details are just great!!! I love the fence, the flowers, sun and that horse is so pertty!!! I think she will really love it!!! :)

Carol<><

Oh my goodness Joy, this is wonderful!!!
she will love it for sure.
reminds me when we had registered cows and I had to draw them when they where calves. Lots of spot on some of them critters, and I best not miss one spot...
enjoy your day and I hope you are feeling better.
Carol<><

Crayola58

I am lovin' this card and I know the recipient will too. Awesome the Horse looks like it can prance right out into the meadow.
Carole

DonnaMundinger

I don't know how I missed this last week, but WOW what a fabulous card! Of course she'll love it, what's not to love!? The fence is especially amazing! xxD

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