Mate for Life

“Courage is the finest of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.”
Winston Churchill

Mate for Life

4″ x 6″ Watercolor attached to black greeting card blank.

My husband’s aunt and uncle are celebrating their 65th anniversary tomorrow.  Their daughter sent out a mailing to their friends and family, hoping to generate 65 cards arriving in their mailbox on their anniversary.  Here is my contribution.  I hope they are flooded with warm wishes on their special day!  They got married in a time when people married for life, unlike today.  I am blown away by their successful union!

Winston Churchill

The English statesman and author Sir Winston Churchill led Britain during World War II (1939–45) and is often described as the “savior of his country.” Sir Winston Churchill’s exact place in the political history of the twentieth century is, and will continue to be, a subject of debate. But his strong personality and forceful determination made him a popular figure during the war years.

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6 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. CarolKing
    Jul 05, 2010 @ 21:37:27

    Your aunt and uncle will be very lucky to get this card. It’s beautiful. I think it’s terrific how you put the wedding rings on the grass next to them.


  2. lindahalcombfineart
    Jul 05, 2010 @ 15:54:51

    This card is beautiful and graceful. Very expressive and it is obviously you really care for and are proud of this couple.


  3. lesliepaints
    Jul 05, 2010 @ 10:11:38

    What a beautiful card! The shadows really pop this and make it look lit.


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