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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Been Thinking of You

Feeling a little melancholy and missing my estranged daughter something fierce today. I always seem to gravitate to these types of images when I think of her. Girls with big eyes and long hair. I'll then color the image with my daughter's coloring. 
It would be nice to at least know what I did. I comfort myself with the memory of her, while getting ready for bed, asking me, "Mom, what did Aunt Lilly mean when she said good parents have bad kids and bad parents have good kids all the time?" I answered her truthfully. She was 16 at the time. We kissed and said good night. Then she snuck out her bedroom and didn't come back until the next day late in the afternoon. :\ Made me so sorry to have acted as I did with my mother when I was her age. By comparison... I was tame! lol
Anyway, here's the card my heartbroken soul came up with tonight:
A side view:
Another side view:
Closeup of the image and handmade flower:
I'd like to enter my card into these challenges:
Simon Says Stamp: Monday Challenge - Witch Kraft (Kraft mats, inside and out)
This is the sketch: 
Card Recipe:
Image: Unknown (chemo brain erased that info!)
Image colored with Copic markers and Glossy Accents (eyes)
Paper: Kraft paper, G45 French Country and Bazzill card stock
Handmade flower using heart punch from Michael's Recollections
Embroidery thread and pearl bead from my stash
Thanks for stopping by!

11 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card love the image and fab layout
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  2. What a super card......lovely image and oh just beautiful too..

    Fiona dT
    TTPH

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  3. this is beautiful Ema.
    Thanks for join us at ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge.

    Greetings Karin DT Coördinator


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  4. So sorry you're feeling blue,Ema............your card is just gorgeous, hun! Thanks for joining us at Through the Purple Haze Challenges!
    Hugs
    Darcy

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  5. Such a beautiful card! Fantastic job coloring the sweet image! Thanks for joining along with the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge! Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.

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  6. Lovely card, thanks for joining us at Artistic Inspirations. Louise x

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  7. So sorry you're feeling sad....However the card is simply beautiful...Thanks for joining us this week...

    Andrea TTPH

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  8. Great card, Thanx for joining us at TTPH challenges! Carla DT

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  9. Sorry your feeling sad, but the card is well done. Thanks for sharing with us at Artistic Inspirations. Good Luck.

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  10. Loving this card and image. Thanks for joining in the fun at TTPH. Hugs Jo DT

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  11. What a Gorgeous card here!
    Thank you for participating ScrapbookStampSociety Challenge
    Gr.Kaija DT-member

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I love reading comments! Who doesn't? It brightens my days so please leave one and I'll come visit you too! :) Ema

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