Thursday 6 March 2014

Anniversary and a 100th Birthday card

Hi everyone, more cards from me again. I have an Anniversary
  card I made for my  BIL and SIL recently and forgot to post.
I made a necklace and matching earrings which went down 
very well with my SIL I am happy to report.
 She was even wearing this very shade of denim blue when
  she opened it . As they were visiting us on holiday at the time,
she got to wear it that very day too.
Hand made flower
Sorry not a great photo!
Also a 100th Birthday one I made for my lovely daughter-in-law's
Granddad to take back to Taiwan with her for him. 
Wow 100 years old ! and until recently he was walking up mountains
all the time with family. He is also a vegetarian like us, that
gives me hope ;)
It took me  well over 2 hrs to try and get the right Mandarin wording /image etc.
right for his card. In the end I had to hand write the sentiment.
It says Happy Birthday Granddad in Mandarin.
I hope you all enjoy the rest of your week, the weather is more
 Spring like for us at last now & warmer too.


Viv said...

beautiful cards Viv! x

Sue said...

WOW! Both cards are stunning. The 100th Birthday card is very special indeed. I love your jewellery too, such a beautiful shade of blue and I am not surprised your SIL was pleased to receive such a gorgeous gift.
hugs Sue xx

Deepti said...

Beautiful as ever !! I love the jewelry u made, u r so talented :)

Jackie said...

Two stunning cards Viv, and lovely jewellery. Very clever doing the Mandarin sentiment :o)
Jackie xx

Stamps and Paper said...

Two gorgeous cards Viv and your jewellery is beutiful


Christine L said...

Both fabulous cards Viv.. (obviously the pink one caught my eye straight away!)... but wow clever you with the mandarin writing! i'm sure he would be impressed!
Oooh and I LOVE the jewellery you gave to your SIL - I bet she was thrilled!

Christine x

Gerrina said...

Beautifal cards and necless! Love the baby-pink and how it isn't too babyisch (is that a word?). The neckless and earrings look so elegant and the scene on your last card is stunning! Have a fun weekend, Gerrina

Marisa Job said...

Beautiful creations!! Have a great weekend!!

Carole said...

Wow this is a lovely watercolor evoking memories of past travels.Beautiful.Thanks for stop by and commenting.So pleased.

Julie B said...

What a couple of really lovely cards. Thanks for stopping by my blog to comment. My friend is recovering, she had a torn meniscus in her knee in the end.

Rosemary said...

both cards are just gorgeous, viv... love the scene you created on the card for your DIL's grandad!

Canonbury creations said...

Two wonderful cards Viv, your SIL must have been delighted to get some of your gorgeous jewelry :o) The scene you created on your 2nd card is stunning, I hope someone frames it. Wow 100, imagine that!
Val x

Faith A at Daffodil Cards said...

2 very beautiful cards, and so very different, love the jewelry you made too, clever lady :)

Admire your writing of the Mandarin too.

Isn't this weather the most beautiful it has been for months, makes you glad to be alive!

Beccy said...

Wowsers, a hundred years old and still walking up mountains!! Actually, that's probably why he's lived so long. The card you made for him is beautiful Viv, I absolutely love the watercolour image and I think you did a fabulous job writing the sentiment in Mandarin. The anniversary card and jewellery you made are wonderful too.

Glenda Atkins said...

Beautiful cards, love the anniversary one, it is so elegant and beautiful, and the 100th bday card is fabulous. I think the only one I have ever seen. Wow big congrats to him!

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