Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Food For The Soul




Welcome to a new month long challenge. The challenge is to use newsprint or  sheet music somewhere on your card. 

The DT was asked to also use a food related stamp. 
I used food for the soul. Bread and Chalice Cling Set



 For the inside of my card I used :May The Peace of the Lord


I made this card last week and forgot to post it. 
Can you see a bit of a heart shape with the ovals?
I used Heart Bouquet and Love You Small from Serendipity Stamps. I cut a small slit on either side of the bouquet pulled the ribbon through and tied the bow.

Thank you for all your very kind comments on the blog hop. 
I love this stamp set and it will be used many times in my family. 
First I stamped the entire image on white , then on a piece of gold vellum . I embossed the vellum, added some foam tape and placed it over the stamped image. I also used Stitched Mats                  Trying to keep this one simple and elegant for the occasion of a First Holy Communion.
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Want to see what the rest of the DT has made...

15 comments:

  1. Beautifully done, Marybeth--perfect for the occasion!

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  2. Love the way you colored that gold chalice...Perfect :)

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  3. Just beautiful! That gold vellum is just perfect for this card! Very nicely done!

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  4. Marybeth, that is a beautiful stamp set...gold vellum, I never knew! And it is perfect for the chalice...what a wonderful card to give a little one receiving their first communion! Well, done!

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  5. Beautiful Marybeth, so elegant.

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  6. What an elegant card Marybeth! The gold embossing and stitched edges look great together. Just lovely.

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  7. So pretty, Marybeth! Love how you only colored the chalice and the gold embossing is so elegant.

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  8. Now that's my kind of food for the sou! This is just beautiful Marybeth, I love it!! Love your second card too and I DO see that heart!!

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  9. Beautifully done, Marybeth. What a special card for such a special occasion and awesome/creative idea for the oval hearts on the second card.

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  10. Beautiful First Communion Card, love the embossed vellum. Your envelope liners are such a lovely touch. Fun Heart Bouquet card too!

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  11. Stunning card Marybeth...can't wait to play along.

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  12. Love your use of gold for the chalice, and the simple outline for the rest of the image. The perfect treatment for a First Communion.

    And yes, I do see the heart in your two ovals! Fun!

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  13. Beautiful and elegant as always Marybeth!

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  14. Ah, beautiful card to celebrate a first communion, reminds me of my own...
    the second card is so cheerful!
    and sweet!
    Bye,

    Marjolein

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