Handmade Flowers for Mom @ The Perfect Sentiment

What Mother doesn't love flowers? I know mine does. This week at The Perfect Sentiment we are challenging you to create a card with a Mother's Day sentiment and include some handmade flowers. You can use your punches, dies, Cricut cartridges. You can hand cut them from fabric or felt. You can even crochet them. Whatever you fancy. Just no premade flowers.

We are being sponsored by Robyn's Fetish Digital Stamps and More. Our random winner will receive 5 digital stamps of their choice from Robyn's Fetish.

I decided to break out my Mother's Day Bouquet Cricut Cartridge for this challenge. It's appropriately named, wouldn't you say? I've had this cartridge since last year and have never used it. I used Flower #25 cut three times in three sizes one quarter inch apart.

I inked the edges of the petals slightly and rolled and shaped them until they looked a little more realistic. The leaves are also from the Mother's Day Bouquet Cartridge. All the paper used here is from Stampin' Up! ®. I used Pocket Full of Posies DSP, Rich Razzleberry and Pear Pizaaz CS, as well as Pear Pizaaz ribbon.

Please take a moment to visit my fellow team members and see their take on this challenge:


I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
Deep Ocean Challenge: Punches and Dies
Oldie But a Goodie Challenge: Die Cuts and Punches
Papertake Weekly: Anything Goes
Shopping Our Stash: Mother's Day or Anything Girly
Tuesday Throwdown: In The Garden
Use it Tuesday: April Showers plus hoarded supplies (I used a Cricut Cartridge I've had for over a year)

Thanks so much for stopping by my blog today! May God Bless You!


  1. How lovely! What a great card - thank you so much for sharing it with us at An Oldie But A Goodie, Jx

  2. Beautifully done! The colors are nice and rich, and I love the flower. So glad you joined us at UIT!

  3. So pretty! The flower is lovely. I love the rich colors you used.

  4. Beautiful work :) Thanks in for joining in with the challenge over at Papertake weekly this week :) - Jane

  5. Beautiful! Love the colors and that DP too.

  6. WOW, Jennipher! Love that color palette. What gorgeous papers you chose. The flower is exquisite.

  7. wow love it jennipher very nice.

  8. Awesome card - I love all the patterns and how they work together on this one!

  9. This is just so pretty! Beautiful colors.

  10. fabulous mix of patterns jennipher What a fabulous card I love this one , great colours and that flower is super well done.
    Hugs Elaine

  11. Lovely card, Thanks for playing on Papertake Weekly this week, Hazel

  12. Such a beautiful, classy card. The purple and green go so well together, and all of the dp work wonderfully. That flower is simply fabulous!

  13. Such a gorgeous creation Jenn. I love that flower and the colors and papers you used. I wonder if I have that paper. Great job.

  14. ohhh pretty card...love the flower...Thanks for joining in the Shopping our Stash Mother's day/girlie card challenge...

  15. love the cardstock. SU has some beautiful stuff. I wouldn't have thought about combining blue & purple-I think it's great!

  16. Thanks for joining our challenge Oldie But A Goodie with this great entry, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x

  17. what gorgeous papers and a fab flower
    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a Goodie this week for our die cut and punches challenge
    Good Luck
    Lisa x

  18. Love the gorgeous colours on your card, great flower too! Thanks for joining us over at SOS for our Mother's Day/Girly challenge this week :)

  19. Stunning, Jenn! I want a duplicate! Love the papers, the flower, the she-bang!

  20. Beautiful design and colors. Love the patterns.

  21. Love the patterns and colors on your beautiful card!

  22. Absolutely Beautiful

    Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a goodie this fortnight and good luck!


  23. Gorgeous! Love the papers, the piercing, the flower... all of it!


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