Tuesday, June 08, 2010

Graduation card


Side view

card opened out



It has been a miserable day here today, the rain has not stopped all day. I cheered up when I found out I was in the top three in the Die Cut Dreams challenge. I have added the button to my side bar.

My card today is for my niece who will be graduating in a couple of weeks time. I have used the colours of her gown and hood.

I have used a Forever Friends stamp nad adapted it by making a morter board cap. I have made this new fold again, I'm enjoying making these at the moment. I also used Martha Stewart punch, Nesties, Woodware star punches and the rest from my stash.


I am entering this card into the following challenges:-

Forever friends - Kinetic card
Cupcake challenge - Dazzle Us





16 comments:

  1. This is really lovely.It's great what you are doing with this shape of card! Ruth x

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  2. Hi Elaine!!
    Beautiful card!!, love the image and the design!!
    Take care love Vicky xx

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  3. such a gorgeous card and pretty colours

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  4. Hiya Elaine Hun

    this is absolutely gorgeous I love the fold I may have to try that if you dont mind I havent seen it before, love your colourwork and dp,

    You could enter your card into totally papercrafts too hun as this weeks theme is more than one fold

    Joey.x

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  5. A brilliant card Elaine, love the style of this.xx

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  6. Hi Elaine :)
    I came to your blog from the FF Challenge, which I've also entered, and I love your card! :) I love this fold- I've not seen one exactly like this before and will have to try it soon!!- and the Mortar board looks like it was always part of the stamp!! :) I shall go and have a look at some of your other posts now!!
    hugs, Rachel x

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  7. Elaine your niece is going to love this graduation card!Fabulous papers and love the card layout!Exquisite coloring!
    Hugs,Connie

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  8. This is one fabulous card Elaine I love that fold and the image this is a great piece of work.
    Hugs
    Lorraine x

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  9. fabulous card, i really love the shape and fab image and colours.luv coops.xx

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  10. Hi Elaine, what a gorgeous card. Love the image and the colour scheme is stunning. Thanks for joining in with my "dazzling" challenge over at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

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  11. What a gorgeous card Elaine,i love your image and the colours.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  12. Aw this is super cute. I love the the way you've adapted and changed the image to suit.
    xx Vee

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  13. gorgeous card,love the fold.
    Thanks for joining us at
    Forever Friends.
    poppy

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  14. Hi Elaine!

    Your card is absolutely amasing!!

    Thanks for playing along with Forever Friends challenge.

    Hugs, Sande

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  15. love this unique fold, thanks for taking part in the forever friends challenge

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  16. Gorgeous work, thanks for joining us at CCC.

    Liza x

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