Monday, 10 February 2014

A Thank you card

Hi Everyone, only heavy showers today LOL.

I went to have more physio for my sciatica today and have been told to go to the back clinic, when asked where it was "you know" said the physiotherapist "the gym behind the department"  GYM ME!!!!!!!! haven't done activity like that for at least 30 years.  I went to a yoga class when I was in my 30's and tore a ligament during warm up LOL.  Oh! well I shall have to try. :(

My card for today is a thank you card, for someone who has been very generous to me.

The digi is a stamp I found when looking for something else, all I did was (can't think why) enter 8 into my search files and masses of files came up, and this was amongst them, why it came up I don't know as it's name is "1905 clover" which I got from Vintage free. I also added an overlay - scalloped curved edge by Delicious Scraps and coloured it to match the flower.

 I coloured it all in Photoshop and I am quite pleased with it, although it has not photographed well.  The first one I took photographed blue.

It's a simple card and small just 4 x 4.  I thought of the sentiment as I was "in clover" with my gift.  Hope she realises that although the card is small I was very happy.

Look what I found today, the first Spring flower in our garden
One Layer  Any digi goes  Clover flower from April (hope that is considered to be still Spring)


  1. Beautiful and elegant as well. x

  2. This looks terrific Faith... I envy your computer skills!
    Thanks so much
    Less is More

  3. Hi Faith, what a lovely card, I am sure the recipient will love it, nice font on the sentiment too. I think we will have an early spring my worry is that we will get a cold spell and it will kill all the spring flowers and my favorite thing of spring - Frog Spawn - I even have a heater in my wildlife pond so it doesn't freeze over - daft aren't I?
    Suzie xx

  4. Oh what a wonderful beautiful card.

  5. Hello Faith .
    Fabulous image and colouring by photo shop is amazing . Thanks for sharing this on Kraftyhands Challenge Blog

  6. This is beautiful Faith and a perfect sentiment.

  7. Very pretty! Thanks for sharing with us at Kraftyhands!
    Mandy x (KH DT)

  8. Oh spring must come early in Wales, we are still getting snow and shovelling where I live, lucky you! ! Love your card with the clover and the sentiment. Very,very pretty! Thanks for joining us at the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge #43!

  9. Really beautiful card Faith. I love your coloring - you've really given it lots of dimension with your shading. Best of luck to you at the gym!

  10. This card may be small but the impact is big, Faith! Beautiful clover and the swirly bottom of the card is very nice! Sweet colors!

  11. Very beautiful card Faith..cas with gorgeous colours and I love how you made the border. I do hope the physio is helping and I've very envious of your spring crocus....mine are still under 2 ft. of snow! hugs, Pat K x

  12. Such a beautiful CAS Card and thanks for sharing it with us over at Doodle Pantry. It is so elegant and charming all by itself. Really the star of the show.

  13. A gorgeous card. Amazing work, Love it and am envious of your computer skills.

  14. Such a beautiful card Faith, love that pretty flower too. Oh my good luck with the gym too lol :) Viv xx

  15. Hi Faith, I'm sorry to hear that you have sciatica, that's no fun at all, if it means the gym you have my sympathy :D Good Luck with that!! I LOVE your clover card, it's so pretty and looks so delicate too!
    Thank you for your lovely welcome back :D Hugs Gay xx

  16. Fab image and sentiment, this is lovely Faith :o) Hugs, Lisa x

  17. What a real show stopper this gorgeous card is Faith! Beautifully made and beautifully coloured. I'm still giggling about you tearing a ligament in a yoga warm up - although I can imagine it wasn't very funny at the time. Vicky x

  18. Hi Faith. Your card is stunning. It may be small but it is beautiful and perfectly formed!

    Hope you are feeling better soon. I can sympathise totally and really feel for you. Take care of yourself.

    hugs, Gill xx

  19. Hi Faith, more of your cleverness and beauty in this card - I love it!!

    Hope the sciatica goes soon - it's so painful!

    Thanks for your lovely message, I appreciate it so much.

  20. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Kraftyhands and good luck.

  21. Poor you sciatica and the gym noooooooo!You still managed to make this pretty card loved the delicate coloring at the bottom and the pretty vibrant flower and look a daffy it must be spring already !


  22. Gorgeous card lovely colours.
    Thank you for sharing at Kraftyhands Challenge .
    Hugs Julie xxx

  23. What a lovely way to say thank you. Thank you for sharing it in the Kraftyhands Challenge.
    Sylvia x

  24. It is a fabulous thank you card .Many wonderful things come in small packages . You are very kind
    hugs Shirley-Anne


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