Tuesday, February 23, 2010

An Irish Blessing

I'm so excited!  This is my very first published card! Woot! Woot!

Stamp: Flourishes Irish Blessing Stamp Set
Ribbon: offray
Paper: Card Stock PTI, PP Cosmo Cricket Girl Friday
Ink: Momento Tuxedo Black 
Copic Markers, Atyou Markers,  Spellbinders Nesties, sewing, paper piercing

1.  MMSC42
2.  FTTC55
3.  Cuttlebug challenge Be Inspired # 71
4.  A Time To Craft 
5.  Pile it On
6.  Stamp With Fun


  1. Your Irish blessing card is wonderful. I love that great bow and sentiment. Your image is also colored to perfection. Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Midnight Madness.
    Midnight Madness DT

  2. Joyce you have turned out a spectacular card for this sketch challenge. That bow is just as yummy as can be. Extremely fabulous.

    Thanks for playing along with us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge.

    Bear Hugs,
    Carol :o}
    Midnight Madness Design Team

  3. *gasp* i LOVE that stamp!!! super sketch, and overall fantastic card!!

    Thanks for stitching along with us at cuttlebug challenge blog~ Shantaie

  4. Joyce this is BEAUTIFUL!!! I was excited to see you played along at PIO this week! Just an FYI.. you may want to change your link there.. it takes you first to my time to craft! I want you to be able to be eligible for the prize this week! ;)
    have a GREAT day!

  5. Wow, Joyce! What an elegant card!

  6. Your card is `Beautiful`
    Thanks for joining the Cuttlebug Challenges

  7. Pretty card (the ribbon/bow is TO DIE!)

  8. So pretty! Love the great bow!

  9. Hi Joyce, I love this Irish Blessing image and you have created such a beautiful card with it - I love the soft colours and the feel that you card has - great interpretation of the sketch! We love seeing your card each week and appreciate your ongoing support for the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge - we hope to see you again next week!
    Linda MMSC Deisgn Team

  10. A lovely card! Thanks for joining the MTTC Challenge this week!

  11. This is my favorite paper this year, and I have a scrap somewhere...I like it paired with this beautiful stamp...you did a wonderful job on this, layers and layers oh my!!
    So glad you took time to stamp!

  12. What a perfect card for the season. I love your bow..you are good at those..I always struggle with bows. Your soft colors and image all works so well with this sketch. Well done :)Oh I just wanted to let you know to mark your calendar for March 5th because that is when the Midnight Madness will be doing a huge giveaway. It will be a blog candy style with comment entries only. No card making on this one, but I really do not want our regular players to miss out on the opportunity to win. You will not be sorry you entered. As always, thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenges with us. We really love checking out all our entries work each week.
    MMSC Hostess

  13. This card is beautiful. Just perfect. Thank you for playing with Pile It On! this week. Hope you join us again.

  14. Beautiful card! I love the colours!

    Thanks for joining us at Pile it on!

    Have a great weekend, Hugs Tanja

  15. Oh I just love Irish Blessings. They are so cool! This is no exception! I'm using one on my MM card next week, but it's a verse, not a photo. It would look nice with this image. :) Thank you for joining us at Midnight Madness and hope to see you again next week!


  16. Oh my this is so lovely. The bakcground papers are so pretty and you have colored your image to match perfectly. The paper piercing is wonderful. Great soft colors too. Thanks for playing along with us at Midnight Madness. Great take on this weeks Sketch, Joyce.


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