Happy Mother’s Day

Today’s card I’ll be giving to my mum next Sunday for Mother’s Day. She’s about to start her next round of chemotherapy for pancreatic cancer with secondary liver cancer. It has been 12 months since her diagnosis and surgery and we are now accepting of this being her way of life. Treatment and non-treatment. We are hopeful that one day research may catch up and be able to rid her of this disease but in the interim we are living life with cancer and making memories. My mum is a strong woman and my inspiration for how I raise my daughter, Miss K, to be strong and resilient.

I was inspired by 3 challenges when making this card:

I used a stamp set from Altenew called “Garden Treasure” for the flower and the sentiment is from MFT called “Mothers”. I used Stampin Up inks in Pear Pizzazz, Granny Apple Green, Mossy Meadow, Highland Heather, Gorgeous Grape, Fresh Fig and Black.


I hope she’ll like it. Thanks for looking and have a great weekend.

21 thoughts on “Happy Mother’s Day”

  1. Lovely card! I know your mother will love it but more importantly will love you, her daughter, for thinking of her and sharing her current struggles. Best wishes to all.

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  2. Your mum is sure to love this card, Tristan! Your bloom is absolutely beautiful, your color palette is stunning and your design is a perfect take on the sketch! My thoughts and prayers today go out to your lovely mother…I hope she will be feeling well enough to enjoy a wonderful Mother’s Day with you and your family! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Fusion!

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  3. Beautiful CAS design and a gorgeous flower, love the colors and how you combined these challenges.
    Your mom will love this card, Prayers go your way for you and your mom.
    Thank you for playing with SHOPPING OUR STASH, hope you play again soon.

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  4. I am so sorry that your mother is going through all of this. Purple is the colour of pancreatic cancer (I’m sure you know) and I’m sure she will appreciate this beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining us at Muse!

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  5. What a stunning CAS card Tristan. Your Mum will love it. Sending her good thoughts as she goes through this next lot of treatments. Your support will help her no end. ❤

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  6. Gorgeous card, really pretty colour combo. Your mum will love this, I’m sorry to hear she’s going through such a tough time.
    Thank you for playing at the Muse challenge – Lynne (guest DT)

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