14 February 2015

Let's celebrate His love today!

Happy Valentine's day! On a day like today I want to take a moment to meditate on my God's faithful and unconditional love, a love that never fails, a love that sustains every other kind of love there is in this world. His mercy sustains me day and night, keeps me grounded during trying times and is with me throughout my sleepless nights. Today most of all I want to celebrate His love for me!

I am sharing a card I showed briefly a few days ago, together with it's supplies. I must admit this card ended up looking very lovely, especially because of the color palette I worked with. One of my cardmaking weaknesses is pink and in this case combining it with beige linen cardstock and a bit of distressing to darken the edges made the color stand out in a very organic way.


I decided to create a doily frame using Cheery Lynn Designs English Tea Party die and embellished it with handmade flowers created with the new Botanical Rose and Botanical Wings by Heartfelt Creations.

I love how the doily frame makes this card look. I think it gives the card lots of texture. This particular doily die cut looks so much like real doilies!

I enjoyed making this card very much, and I hope I have inspired you too! All the supplies used to make this card are linked below. I wish you all a blessed weekend surrounded by your loved ones.

Thanks so much for stopping by!

I'd like to share my card with:
Fantasy Stampers - Pretty in Pink

Cute Card Thursday - Perfectly Pink 
Addicted to Stamps - Anything Goes 
Penny's Paper - Embossing
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes 


11 comments:

  1. Sencillamente hermoso, Te amo mi esposa preciosa, una mujer talentosa del cual me siento orgulloso grandemente con el trabajo que hace en su blog, feliz dia del amor y la amistad, te amo de aqui al infinito

    Simply beautiful, I love you my beautiful wife, a talented woman which I am proud greatly with the work you do on your blog, happy day of love and friendship, I love you from here to infinity

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  2. This is a beautiful card. Love how the flowers frame and put the attention on the verse.

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  3. This is stunning. Beautiful verse.

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  4. Oh, Gracie, this is gorgeous! And I so LOVE this Scripture verse!! What a blessing that God loves us so much to have given His only Son for us!! He is faithful always, and what a joy that He allows us to create, as He did, beauty with the gifts and things He has given us! Stunning card with the beautiful doily and gorgeous flowers! Happy Valentine's Day, sweet friend, and praise God He has brought us together as friends! Hugs!

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  5. Gracie, I love everything about this card. The colour palette, the beautiful doily, the very meaningful verse and of course the stunning flowers. Gorgeous card!
    Hugs,
    Lena
    Lena’s Creations

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  6. Wow, this is a beauty. The pink and neutral palette is so pretty, and you've created heaps of texture. Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM this week, Anita x

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  7. A really pretty card Graciellie, love the texture and layout too.
    Thanks for sharing with us at ATSM and also Fantasy Stampers. :)

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  8. Gracie, another beauty. The flowers are lovely. Thank you for taking time to share your creations with us at Word Art Wednesday in our 170th challenge. Your art is beautiful. Many BLESSINGS to you and yours,
    Carole

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  9. Gorgeous card Graciellie. Thank you for playing along with our Challenge at Penny's Paper-Crafty. We would love to see you again ... Anet DTx

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  10. Very elegant, love the soft tones of this one. Thank you for joining us at Fantasy Stampers. Cindy (DT)

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Thanks so much for your kind comments!

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