Thank You Cards

Good Morning My Friends,

Today I would like to show you two thank you cards that I made.  One is to send to my husbands boss; he sent us a beautiful Harry & David gift pack for Christmas; the other is to go to my son's girlfriend's parents who sent us an electric wine opener and a HUGE box of Lindt Chocolates.

I am old fashioned and still send Thank You Cards. Now I do believe there are times when you can say thank you on facebook; but when a person goes out of the way to buy you a present; a proper thank you card is required.  My friend Joanne and I have decided on new rules for this modern age. 1. We send/bring a gift to the wedding.  2.  If we receive a thank you note from the wedding; we send a gift when the baby is born.  If we don't receive a thank you note from the wedding gift; we stop sending gifts.  Since I have a HUGE family; this has really cut down on the number of gifts I have to send out!

Here are my cards.

Here is the 2nd one.

As you can see; the base paper color is different.  I also had these white birds; I wanted them to stand out a little on the card so I colored the wings with Copic BG000 and BG01.

Recipe for card

Card Base - BoBunny A Gift of Love
Used scraps for the rest of the card
Color Box Chalk - Sour Apple
Reflections Dimensional Stickers

I am entering these cards into the following challenges: - Tantalizing Turquoise - My Word is "Thank You!" I am so grateful. - Winter!

Thank you so much for stopping by today my friends!  I hope you have a week filled with warmth and comfort!



  1. Both are so pretty! Love the way you did those trees. What a wonderful way to say thanks!

  2. A wonderful thank you card. Love the triangles.
    Hugs Desíre {Doing Life}

  3. Two lovely cards. Thank you for sharing them with us at CD Sunday.
    Beryl xx

  4. Hi Chriss. Could you please let us know which CD you used in the creation of your card.
    Carol x
    CD Sunday DT

  5. Wow, they are both stunning, wonderful colour mixes and different. Thanks for joining us at CD Sunday Challenges. Caz

  6. Both cards are great the birds are a perfect finishing touch thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Diva's

  7. Wonderfully original, shaped cards. Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays ;-)

  8. I love the shape of this card, thanks for joining us at CD Sunday this week.

    Sue T x
    CD Sunday DT

  9. These cards are absolutely gorgeous Chris!!! I just love the color combo!!
    Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    Craftin Desert Divas Design Team


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