21 August 2012

True Statements


Every now and then I see a quote or sentiment that stops me in my tracks, and resonates SO deeply, it's all I can think about.  Does that happen to you?  This Cherish Family sentiment from Stampendous completely knocked my socks off - I'm planning to make some sort of wall hanging with it, once I can figure out exactly what I want.  I LOVE THESE WORDS!  They are absolutely words to live by, and something I want to say to everyone, every day.  If we all practiced this, wouldn't things be so much better?!?!?! (side note: for me, family is more than just people I'm related to - it's the close friends who I choose to be my family, too!)

Anyway, I digress.  It's my day to host the 3D Challenge over on Paper Craft Planet, and this week I'm all about the paper flowers.  You should come and play along! In the center of my die cut flowers, I added a little Crushed Black Glass Glitter.  All flowers need bling, right?

I'm also playing along with the Stampendous challenge this month, which is to focus on sentiments.  Check out the challenge details in this post.

Supplies: 
Stamps:  Cherish Family, Romantic Border (Stampendous)
Card Stock: Kraft (Neenah), Black (Recollections)
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko), Brushed Corduroy (Ranger)
Accessories: Crushed Black Glass Glitter (Stampendous)
Tools:Mini Paper Rosettes Die (Tim Holtz for Sizzix)
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7 comments:

Julie S. said...

That is a lovely sentiment. Your card features it so beautifully too. I love the rich brown tones you used.

Anonymous said...

Love this card Taylor!

Kristine

Jingle said...

GORGEOUS!

Kathy said...

How elegant, just beautiful!!

Stampendous said...

Love this card, Taylor! It's just gorgeous. What a lovely Thanksgiving card this would make, or a greeting for anytimee!

Eniko said...

I love the neutral tones of your card and the sentiment is lovely indeed.

Far North said...

Fabulous sentiment on such a lovely card! TFS!!!