Sunday, 28 November 2010

Birthday card for a special friend

I have not blogged anything for ages. Normally I don't blog my cards but thought I would make an exception with this one. It's for a special friend and I have to say it looks better in real than on the picture here.

I also have some exciting news. I was contacted by Stampington's Artjournalling magazine and they have accepted one of my journals. It will be published in the January issue.

Next Saturday I am off to see my son in Australia over Christmas, so probably will not be blogging much in the next few weeks.

This is the card

and this is the card with matching envelope
The stamp used on the card is by Oxford Impressions.

11 comments:

gayle said...

Wow, congrats on your Stampington news! :)
Gorgeous gorgeous card for you friend :)

Meggymay said...

Congratulations on your journal news. Its a beautiful card, your friend will love it.

Healing Woman said...

Congratulations! Have fun in Australia. I really like that card too.

Netty said...

Woo hoo Astrid so many congratulations but not suprised as your Journals are out of this world and so inspirational.
The card is beautiful and I love the white stamping and also on the envelope.
Have a great Christmas with your son. Look forward to your return and more of your wonderful craftings. Hugs Annette x

Kiki aka Victoria said...

Beautiful card....wow..super gorgeous..lovely creation..it is dazzling! Congrats..wonderful...enjoy your time away!!
Kiki~

sharon said...

Beautiful Astrid, your creations are always so beautiful and soft, I love them!
A big congrat's to you on the Stampington!! I am sooo happy for you!
Have a fantastic trip!

Sandy said...

Hi my dear friend Astrid,

Wonderful card you´ve made. So lovely details. Perfect.

Have a lovely new week my friend.

Anke said...

Die Karte und der passende Umschlag schauen wunderschön aus.

Liebe Grüße
von Anke

Junibears said...

Such a beautiful card. Congratulations re your Journal. Wonderful news. And have a great time in Oz. xx

Lynn said...

Congratulations on being published by Stampington, I am so happy for you, also happy you get to see your son in Australia :)
Beautiful card too..... go have fun!

Martina2801 said...

Das sind ja tolle Neuigkeiten! Herzlichen Glückwunsch zur Veröffentlichung bei STAMPINGTON, liebe Astrid!
Und einen wunderschönen Aufenthalt in Australien bei Deinem Sohn.
Übrigens: Die Geburtstagskarte ist fantastisch!
Bis bald
Liebe Grüße
MARTINA :-)

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