Hope House Home for Boys

The cards that I sell here in Chapala and Ajijic, Mexico benefit the dental program for the boys at Hope House in the nearby village of Ixlahuacan. There are close to 30 boys at the home and many of them come to the home having received no dental treatment. If you live here at Lakeside and would like to order a quality, hand crafted card for a special occasion and help me contribute to this worthy cause, please e-mail me at bettyinchapala@yahoo.com Card price is 50 pesos; the entire sales price is donated to Hope House.

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Sunday, February 10, 2013

Girl with Watering Can



Here's another card made with a silhouette stamp from Flourishes Sweet Days of Summer. I do like these silhouette stamps -- I added a bit of pink to the flowers on this one. The sentiment is from Papertrey Ink, Gracious Vases.

We enjoyed playing Mexican Train with friends last night. Out of 12 players, I had the 11th highest score. Now, in some games that would be a good thing, but in Mexican Train -- not so much!! Still, it was a fun evening and the food was extra good.

If you're snowed in, hoping you have electricity, and if not, soon. Take care all.

Betty

11 comments:

Olga said...

gorgeous, fun card too!

Selma said...

Yes, this is a gorgeous card Betty. Sounds like you had a fun evening.

Myrna said...

Betty
Such a great card. The silhouettes make such a lovely statement.
Myrna

Janice M said...

What a pretty silohouette image! Love the touch of pink.

Becky said...

What a beautiful silohouette, beautiful with the pink.

Sue W said...

That's such a pretty image Betty and your card design shows it off so well!

Sudha said...

Pretty sweet creations in ur blog.

Sudha
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Colleen said...

Betty,
I'm really going to have to get these soon I love them and the way you added the flowers was perfect.

Laura Kirste Campbell said...

Sweet card, Betty!

Payne Holler Cards said...

Enjoying your silhouette cards, they are so lovely (-:

Melisa Waldorf said...

Very pretty card Betty! I love the piercing along the top and bottom of the die! I hope you are doing well!
hugs