Saturday, May 12, 2012

Happy Mother's Day, BFF!

Hi!  Happy Mother's Day!  I am trying really hard to do as little as possible, not just tomorrow but the whole weekend.  I even got my hubby to wash the dishes last night by giving him a major guilt trip and I went to bed at 9:30.  Haha!  I spent most of today working on a Mother's Day card for my co-blogger BFF.  We've known each other a long time, over 20 years now!

So, I Copic colored Tiddly Inks Wryn and Emmy.  Aren't they cute?!  Guess which one is Cheryl?  Her complexion is pretty fair so she's Emmy and I'm Wryn.  Haha!  I tried to color Emmy's skin lighter than Wryn and I think I like that skin tone combo.  I also used my Perfect Layers rulers to mat the image in pink and then a little bit wider in green.

The sentiments and the tiny tags are from PTI.  I added a whole bunch of flowers and pearls and a bit of twine.  I intentionally colored their shoes in the same colors.  Cheryl and I used to shop a lot together and we'd buy similar if not the exact same things.  I remember we bought the same kind of shoes!  They were really high and cute.  Gosh, I don't wear stuff like that anymore.  

I'll be entering this in Tiddly Inks Challenge #86 -- Mom or Feminine card and Ribbon Carousel 52 -- Word to Your Mother.


And before I end this post, I wanted to share what my middle one gave to me the other day.

 
He's such a sweet little boy, always trying to cheer me up! 

Hope you're enjoying this Mother's Day weekend!  Thanks for reading!



17 comments:

Arabella said...

This is gorgeous Eva! I love those little tags and your colouring is fab!

Isn't your boy sweet?! What a lovely note!

Arabella

PS Thanks for playing along with us at Tiddly Inks!

Dotty Jo said...

This is adorable Eva, just gorgeous! And what a lovely note from your son - one to treasure, Jo x

Rachel Parys said...

LOVE IT! They are so stinkin' cute! Love the flowers too!

I got new toys today for Mother's day, I hope I get a chance to play with them! There are a ton of challenges I want to participate in this week!!!

Happy Mother's day! Love your kiddo's little poem, so sweet! My little one headed up a project with my oldest and my hubby, I'll have to post it tomorrow for everyone to see!

Cheryl said...

Awww, thanks! Cute card! Happy Mother's Day to you too! Gee, you're making me feel old, but time sure flies, we've now known each other more years than not! Are you saying I look like shark bait?! :) I was just thinking I needed new shoes...unfortunately black and comfy ones...I don't even do my nails anymore either, they are usually cut short nowadays too! :(

Creations by Shirl said...

Gorgeous card!
Happy Mother's Day to you too...
And how cute is that card your son made..... that is so precious....

Christy/Tiddly Inks said...

Adorable!! :) Great coloring!

Emmy said...

Aaaaaw!! A gorgeous card!
Love it!!
You colored the bffs so nicely!

Loopylou. said...

awww the card is gorgeous eva and I love it but awwwww the letter!! omgosh that is just adorable!!!
thank you so much for playing along with us over on the Tiddly Inks challenge blog
huge hugs Lou xxx

Joy said...

Really cute card, Eva! Love the coloring, too.

I saw you r earlier psot on the layer rulers, looks really cool. Might have to get me some, I so hate to have to measure!The less math the better!LOL!

Leanne said...

Ooo!! pretty card Eva! I love that you shared such a cute card with your bff! and that story of the shoes is so cute and just what bff's should be sharing. lol.
aw super sweet your boy is. that was a sweet share.
hope all is well and you are having a great Monday.
;)

Leah Crowe said...

Your card couldn't be more beautiful! Love your coloring and the teeny tags attached to it. That is such a sweet note you received from your little one. <3 Happy you joined us this week over at Tiddly Inks!!

Lorraine said...

This card is adorable and pretty at the same time! Love that cute image and the pretty flowers! Also love what your sweet little boy gave to you! Awwww!

Pop's Cards said...

Beautiful creation sweetie, looks fabulous, thank you for joining us at Tiddly inks this time ♥ Pops x

Marlena Peduzzi said...

This is so beautiful! Just a great card! Thanks so much for joining us at Tiddly Inks!

RiNNE said...

Beautiful work- I'm sure Cheryl loved it!

Larissa said...

Awwww so sweet! Great colouring. Thanks for joining us at the Tiddly Inks challenge.

Hugs,
Larissa

Vicky said...

Totally gorgeous card sweetie, your colouring is fabulous I especially love the hair it looks awesome.

Thank you for joining us girlies over at Tiddlyinks.

Lotsa hugs Vicky xxx