Thursday, April 1, 2010

MMSC#47 ... A Virtuous Woman

Hi Friends ... Happy Thursday!

My two new sets of stamps from Our Daily Bread arrived this week ... woo hoo ...and when I saw the sketch challenge at Midnight Madness ...I knew what I wanted to create ! You can see the sketch here.

If you have not read Proverbs 31 I highly encourage you to do so. It's a wonderful sketch of a virtuous woman of God. I have taken the liberty to choose 7 words to describe the characteristics of this admirable woman. I'm sure there are others. I have computer generated the words on the left and cut them out with a rectangle Nestie, mounted onto the left panel. The larger sentiment and vine border is new from Our Daily Bread. DP is from October Afternoon. Buttons from Basic Grey, twine from May Arts, bow is punched with a Martha Stewart punch, ribbon ( tab) from JoAnn's and lower corner tab punched with a SU corner tab punch. That rounds it out. What do you think ? I had such fun with this card and really like the finished look !

Have a glorious Easter weekend ! What HOPE we have ! HE IS RISEN !

Big hugs !


Edna said...

You like a lot of the stamps that I do!! I love what you did with this frame and sentiment... great panel work and the button and twine combo is great!!

PS I left a little something on my blog for you!!

Priscilla said...

Hi Crystal. What a wonderful card. Love your take on the sketch with the wrapped Yarn and those buttons..Looks great with your new stamps. Happy Easter to you too and Thank you so much for playing the Midnight Madness sketch challenge. Always a pleasure to stop by for a visit :)
MMSC Hostess

Sue said...

Love your mix of colors and papers! Sentiment is wonderful. Buttons are a great fit for this card. Thanks for sharing your card with us this week for the MMSC. Great take on the sketch too.

MMSC March Guest

Carol said...

Crystal your card is just lovely. Love your sentiment and your pretty papers. Great job with the sketch. Thanks for joining us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week. We love coming to visit and seeing your cards.

Bear Hugs,
Carol :o}
Midnight Madness Design Team

JaniceAileen said...

WONDERFUL, card! Love it and such a good verse!

Jane, at Thepaperaffair said...

Love ODB stamps, you did a great job and the color choices are perfect, as is the wrap around for the sketch. Thank you for playing at Midnight Madness.


Lovely Linda said...

Hi Crystal - this is amazing! I love the scripture and the DP's you have used! The lacing is perfect and those buttons are great! Well done Crystal! Thank you for playing along with us at the Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge this week, we appreciate your support and love to visit with you! We look forward to seeing you next week! {{{hugs}}}
Linda MMSC Design Team

Debbi said...

Crystal, that is SO pretty! I just love the DP and the lacing. And that is one of my favorite verses! I guess I should call it one of my favorite "goals". :-D
Happy Easter!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Just love your verses, combo of dp and colors with the dimension!! Awesome take on the MMSC sketch Crystal!! Thanks for joining us this week!

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