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Saturday, October 23, 2010

Day 234 - Imagine This!


Ok.  I promise.  This is the last card for the night.  Here's my card for day 234 at 365 Cards. We were to make a card that uses palm trees, a feature of palm trees, or what comes to mind when we think of palm trees.  WEEELLLLLL...they remind me of my need for a much needed vacation.  I've been wanting so badly to take a cruise or just escape to an island.  That hasn't happened to I just dream.  I do get some inspiration from my trips to Florida.  The main thing I remember are the various fresh fruits.  I love, love, love fruit.  Mangos, grapefruit, watermelon...I could go on and on.  So...my card is based on the things I like in Florida AND what I dream of when I finally get to take my trip.

This is a card I'm going to send someone when I go.  It says, "Wish you were here!". The final card is 5" x 5".  I embossed both sentiments on the card and added a ribbon and buttons for added interest.  I also added some doodling around the edges of the fruit.  The corners of the card are rounded on the top and bottom.
Happy Scrappin'!

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3 comments:

Coachfans said...

Love the colors. Cruises are my absolute favorite..no cooking, no cleaning...just fun!

Georgiana

Summer said...

so bright and happy, and super cute!

Kim Mc said...

Fabulous, Christel! Love those bright colors and great take on this week's challenge at 365 Cards. Hope to see your creations again!

Aloha, Kim Mc
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