Sunday, May 10, 2009

Happy Mother's Day

Hi Friends!! I just want to wish y'all a Happy Mother's Day! I hope it was a wonderful day for all you mothers out there.

My husband bought me flowers. . .how sweet. There's two of them because he asked for a double set of flowers (meaning in one vase) and instead they sent two orders of flowers with an extra vase. Hey,that works for me!! LOL!

We also went to the winery for Mother's Day Brunch which was absolutely yummy. I'm so stuffed it's not funny. My daughter bought me a book of inspirations and a nice card.

I spoke to my family in Hawaii and they were together having brunch. Every year, we all would get together and eat a Mother's Day brunch . . .it was like a tradition. Because I'm not there. . .well, we went to a brunch here too. I was with them in spirit! LOL!

Overall, it was a wonderful day.

Here is a card I made . . .the image is by Flourishes. I actually bought the stamp set a few months ago but only had a change to ink it the other day. I colored the image with my Prismacolor Pencils w/gamsol. I've been trying to work with different coloring mediums.

I'm sorry I'm not very chatty right now. I'm stinkin' sleepy. I ate too much and now I can barely stay awake!! I need a dose of caffeine. Arrggh!

Well, to all you moms . . .hope your day was beautiful!!

Card Details:

Stamps: Flourishes
Paper: SU designer paper, SU Regal Rose, Chocolate Chip
Ink: Prismacolor Pencils w/gamsol. Sakura gel pen
Accessories: Organdy ribbon, Coluzzle Oval Template, Fiskar scallop scissors, Round Corner punch, Large Scallop Template


Renee said...

Happy mothers day!! I love your flowers wowzers two vases of flowers you really lucked out :D They are beautiful and so is your card I love it you did a beautiful job. Blessings. Renee

Danni said...

Beautiful flowers and a beautiful card!! Wonderful job!

Rleen said...

Aloha Maria,
Happy Mother's Day! Sounds you had a fun day. WOW! I love your beautiful roses. And your card is stunning as always. Awesome job!

Have a wonderful evening!

Jennie said...

Happy Mother's least what is left of it :o) Beautiful the stamp and lovely color combination!

Marisa said...

Happy Mother's Day to you too Maria! Your roses are beautiful!! :)

doris said...

Maria I hope you had a wonderful Mother's Day.
Your card is a dream.

Doris xxx

Shelly said...

Your card is lovely, Maria. I too had a really nice Mother's Day. Aren't we blessed to have such loving familys?

Ila said...

Happy Mother's Day Maria!!...sounds like you had a lovely day...and the flowers are Beautiful!
Your card is Absolutely Gorgeous!!
I had a great day too...I was taken out for a lovely supper yesterday...and treated to breakfast today!!...Hugs, Ila

Linanna DESIGNS said...

Good morning Maria, happy mothers day to you hunny. WOw what totally gorgeous flowers and two lots, thats great. I love the card that you made my friend its so pretty and the colouring as always is so perfect!! i need some lessons from you hunny!

Hope you have a lovely day today, big hugs Linda x

Dawn Easton said...

Those flowers are beautiful Maria!!! Lucky girl ;)

Love your Flourishes card...beautifully coloured!!

michelle sturgeon said...

Hope you had a great Mother's day! This catrd is just beautiful, Maria!

Imagine That Digistamp said...

GORGEOUS! Love those big huge scallops on the side--especially outlined in white dots, those really pop! Love your image and bow too--so PRETTY! :)

Christine said...

Aren't you just the lucky girl with all of those flowers. Do they smell as pretty as they look? I am so glad you had a wonderful Mother's Day. I wasn't able to be with my mom either but we talked a couple of times during the day and I will be able to see her soon. Your card is fantastic. I love that it is a little bit of a different style. You are so versatile. Talk to you soon.
xoxo, Christine

de said...

Wow! Sounds like your Mother's Day was amazing! As it should have been! And I love your card! ;-)

Risa said...

Glad to hear that you had a beautiful Mother's Day Maria! Your flowers and card are both very pretty!

Jodi said...

Happy Mother's Day!! Your roses are just beautiful!
Jodi =)

Elena said...

Very pretty card!
So glad you had a wonderful Mother's Day!

Rita said...

Outstanding job on this oh so beautiful card Maria, I think you outdid yourself on this one girl!

Those flowers are gorgeous! Glad you had a great Mother's Day!

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