Wednesday, 10 October 2012

Something very different :o)

Hello everyone and welcome to my blog. A special welcome also to my new followers.
Today I am going to show you a different project from my usual style, it's a hand-painted card which I made for my new grand daughter. It will be sent to her with a little present in the next couple of days. It does actually look a lot better in reality than the photo.


craftimamma said...

Oh Astrid, this is so beautiful! Your new little granddaughter is going to really treasure this when she is older. Can't wait to see some photos of her.

Lesley Xx

Renee Stien said...

This is beautiful and what a wonderful treasure for her!

marda said...

How perfectly sweet, she'll love that it came from you. A life long treasure.

Marisa Job said...

This is just precious!!! I am so happy for you, you have a beautiful baby granddaughter. Congrats again!!!
I have a 2 year old grandson, they grow so fast! Blessings for you and your family!!

maria's knutselplezier said...

What a beautifull , stylisch babycard!!!Wonderful!!

Sandy said...

Handpainted ???
Astrid wow you have a great talent for it.
This is a darling baby card.
Love them.

Zuzu's Blog said...

I agree with Sandy.. this is beautiful. "proper" art..... I am very impressed. clever girl that you are. x

Dorthe said...

Dear Astrid, your painted card is so very beautiful, I so love the sweet "round" style you used ,such a lovely piece to treasure for years-and yes you are very clever in painting-too.

Ros Crawford said...

What a gorgeous painting ... A real piece of art!

Debbie Brackett said...

Oh my goodness! It looks great on the web. What a very special gift from Grandma!!!

christiane said...

your painted card is so beautiful !!!

Jan Hennings said...


Netty said...

wow Astrid you never let on you were an artist............and a fab one as well. The card scene is gorgeous and am sure it will be treasured. Did you paint it in oils? Annette x

Unknown said...

This card is so beautiful, I Know that it will be precious to your grand daughter.

SóniAS - Portugal

Maria said...

Congratulations on your new granddaughter, what a stunning card, and definitely one to treasure.

Maria xxxxx

butterfly said...

This is absolutely beautiful, Astrid... I can't imagine a better welcoming gift than a beautiful hand-created work of art which will become a family heirloom. It may not be your usual style, but it is exquisite - the quality of the glowing sunlight is extraordinarily lovely.
Alison x

Anke said...

WOW WOW WOW was für ein zauberhaftes Werk, Du bist sehr talentiert, liebe Astrid.

Ein ganz besonderes Werk und herzlichen Glückwunsch auch noch, alles erdenklich Liebe und Gute für kleine Lucia und ihre Eltern.

Herzliche Grüße
von Anke

Beverly Sager said...

Beautiful card, beautifully painted. This will certainly become a treasured keepsake!

Handgathered said...

well, aren't you the artistic Gramma. This is sweet.

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