Monday, August 3, 2015

You're My Shining Star

I'm a mother and a grandmother.  And, like most, are very protective and supportive of my family.  Recently, my son landed a very prestigious job at a bank.  He is a computer genius and is now Assistant Vice-President of Data Warehouse Developer.  Of course I had to recognize that achievement and did so with a congratulations card.


I love this paper that is bright but adaptable to so many designs.  It's a new Designer Series Paper for Stampin' Up! called Bohemian.  The colors and geometric designs are so modern.  I thought it was perfect for my masculine project.  


The Stars were cut from framelits that match stamps in a set called Be The Star.  I think it looks cool with the different sizes and colors.  I used a gold matte metallic button and twine to anchor the center stack of stars.  I tucked a sentiment flag under the stack.  The Delightful Dijon paper was a die that looks like a photo frame.  


So my dear son, you are my shining star!  








2 comments:

  1. Aww thanks tor!! It's beautiful!!!

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  2. Congratulations to him and to you too, mom, cause their successes are our successes too. May he flourish and climb! Beautiful card. LOVE the colors too.

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