My sister-in-law has been a bit freaked out at the idea of being 60 so I thought I'd better make a really nice birthday card. I was inspired to do this by the amazing Darcy on the PaperArtsy blog. Darcy blobbed paint all over a sheet of printer paper and scraped it all over. Then she stamped and stenciled all over to make a gorgeous backround which she cut into strips and made into a bow.
Here is my backround which was so much fun to do:
And here is the card:
There was plenty of card left over so I made my sister-in-law a bookmark. I thought these verses from Proverbs about a good wife would be perfect:
I love the idea of laughing at the time to come. When we know the Lord and trust Him that is what we do.