Friday, March 14, 2014

St. Patrick's Day

Hello, fellow bloggers! I hope everyone is faring well with all these weather pattern changes. It feels like you don't really know what to wear until you are ready to go outside. Today I present to you a card that I created for St. Patrick's Day. I am not Irish, but this is a day that has a special meaning to me. It was my father's birthday. Even though he is not with us anymore, I always think of him and wish him a happy birthday. I hope you enjoy my creation!
Front View:
Inside View:
Detail of Image:
Side View:
 Another View:
This card was created using:
Stamp from : waltzingmouse stamps - Freebie "Shamrock Digital Stamp"
DP: Reminisce "Little Chick"; Graphic45 "Place in time" and We R Memory Keepers :Storytime:
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities "Lacey Circles"
Others: shamrock embellishments cut from a CVS necklace. This image was colored with Copic markers.
I am entering this card in the following challenges:
2 Cute Ink Digital Stamps Challenge #101: St. Patrick's Day
Crafty Boots Challenges: Green
Make Something Monday #10: Green & Gold
MarkerPOP Challenge: Lucky Green
Delightful Challenges: Wearing of the Green
Sassy Studio Designs: DTBST#220 Happy St. Patty's Day
Inky Impressions: IIC#150 - Go Green
Scrapper's Delights Challenge Blog: Challenge #18 - Luck of the Irish
Crafty Sentiments Designs: Lots of Green
Hugs, Kathya


  1. Way to go making use of that necklace Kathya! The little shamrocks really add a lot to your card and the bling in the clover centers is fun too. Wonderful card! Hugs!

  2. A gorgeous design. I love all those sparkly shamrocks and the image looks great. Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

  3. What a special way to honor your Dad's birthday in memory! Very nice touch with those little shamrocks! Thanks for sharing it with us at Delightful Challenges' wearing of the green"! :)

  4. Love the green and purple! Very weet way to remember your dad. Thank you for joining us at Sassy Studio Designs and the DTBST challenge this week! HUGS

    SSD DT

  5. very pretty card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week x

  6. Thanks for entering our Make Something Monday Challenge! I love the re-purposed necklace to make the embellishments around the edge - smart lady! I think your card is beautiful and elegant! I hope you'll join us again next week!

  7. Gorgeous card, I love your combination of the greens with the lavender, they make a great contrast, and what a great way to re-use an old necklace.

    Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  8. Gorgeous card! The little shamrock beads are such a great embellishment! Thanks so much for playing along in the challenge at 2 Cute Ink!!

  9. How clever to repurpose the necklace for your shamrock embellies! Your card is beautiful and I'm sure your dad is smiling down on you today. Thank you so much for playing at Crafty Sentiments this week:)

  10. fab card design and colouring, thanks for sharing at Crafty Sentiments with our Green challenge

  11. This is fabulous! I simply love the little shamrocks popping out the back of the circle too! Fabulous job! Thank you for joining us this week at the Crafty Sentiments Designs Challenge! I hope you play along again soon!

    Jackie, Crafty Sentiments Designs DT

  12. Beautifully crafted. Great design and striking details. Thanks for sharing your talent with us at Delightful Challenges. We look forward to seeing you again.
    Berni, DT

  13. What a great card and so creative. Thanks for joining us this week for "Happy St Pat's Day. Good Luck.
    Karal SSD DT
    My Blog: Karals Creative Corner

  14. Beautiful card. Love the clover embellies.
    Thank you for joining us at Scrapper's Delights

    Huggsss, Angelique

  15. Love that awesome shamrock border! The whole card came together perfectly. Thanks for sharing at Scrapper's Delights! - Melissa