Monday, November 16, 2015

Architecture! My Favorite

Hello Everyone!!

For today I am hosting Make My Monday Challenge Blog!! But before I announce the theme for this week here is my card. Enjoy.

A very simple card for our wedding anniversary. The background features
patterned paper of a home with some simple banners to add a bit of color.

As some of you may have guessed our theme for this week is:

Adding a simple brown border with banners underneath made for a simple but effective
card the sentiment was typed on the computer and then printed out.
This card was made for my husband on our 12th wedding anniversary. By this time we have set roots in Michigan, bought a house, and had two children. We were definitely building our lives together. The house seemed very appropriate for the sentiment and was not too feminine to give to my husband.

 He loved the card and I was happy. As he was admiring it I told him I needed it back to be photographed and promised he would get it right back. His reply 'You better! If not, I know where you live!'. Even after all these years I still love his wit.

Time to turn in! Thank you so much for stopping by and I hope you can stop hop on over to Make My Monday Challenge and see what the other talented DT's have conjured up. It is my hope that their inspiration will prompt you to play along. See you there or be square!

All the best,
Shawna 

5 comments:

Petra-Pippa Koenig said...

This is a great entrance! Herzlich Pippa

Petra Swart said...

Love your great card for your hubby, Shawna and I had to smile at his comment!!! Congrats on 12 years and I know there are going to be many more!!!!! Your card is so perfect for the architecture theme - the perfect papers and a perfect layout!!!! Well done!!!!
Have a wonderful day!!!!

Monika Reeck said...

I read your story and funny joke forom your hubby
and congrats on your 12 years woohoooo and me hmmm I was married 2001 also this year it was October 14 Years right
ok I am older than you a bit maybe Shawna hehehe
I never asked your birthday year
ok now about the card COOOLL and I love this manly card idea from you
you know I was learn in University near Architec building I am on Civil Engineer
also we made the building and they drew for us hehe Joke
my wish was being Design Interior Shawna but my note for drawing is too bad haha
my note for mathe and Technick is better also I MUST STAY in civil Engineer
I love your card for hubby
nice manly colors dear
hugs
Monika

Marina said...

A beautiful card, and so full of meaning as an anniversary card.

Karen Petitt said...

So very clever and a wonderful use of patterned paper - I need you to teach me how to use PP/DP. Whenever I use it on my cards they look old fashioned. Clever, clever lady Karen xx

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