Saturday, 22 February 2014

First Easter Card

Good afternoon to all my lovely friends and  followers and  a special welcome to my new follower Rachel thank you for joining my blog followers and I hope you continue to enjoy looking at my blog posts.

My card today is my first Easter card and I've used a new stamp that I bought in the LOTV sale. I hope you like it .





Card Recipe

Blank card Craftwork cards
Papers free in a magazine
Card Tim Holtz 
Lace Durham indoor Market
Green pearl trim The Hobby House at GNPE
Stamp LOTV Armful of Daisies coloured with Promarker and Copic pens
Paper rolled flowers Spellbinder rolled flower die
Spellbinder floral oval die
Punch an old one from Hobbycraft not sure of the make
Butterfly punch Martha Stewart
Small roses, Medium rose , tulips and berries from WOC
Sentiment computer generated and cut with spellbinder circle die
Stitched with sewing machine and  white topstitch thread
 
Easter seems a while away but thought I'd make a start really like this new stamp he's so cute.
 
I hope that you are all enjoying the weekend the weather here is nice best we've had for a while. Waiting for my son and daughter-in -law to arrive they are staying the weekend .So I'm really looking forward to  seeing them as we don't manage to get together that often as they live in Didsbury Manchester and we are in the North East.
 
Enjoy the rest of the weekend and hope you all get to do some lovely things
 I'm entering this card in Wild Orchid Challenge. It's a stitch up. http://wildorchidchallenge.blogspot.co.uk/ and  Crafty Sentiments Designs. Anything Goes.
 
 
 

 
 
 
 



11 comments:

Shazza said...

gorgeous card, love the flowers and those pearls. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Sentiments x

Debra Kenworthy said...

Beautiful card Carole! The stamp is really sweet and coloured so beautifully , definitely has the aww factor . Love all those gorgeous flowers and the lovely lace and pearls.
Have a wonderful weekend with your son and daughter-in-law. Debra x

Valerie Thompson said...

Love the stamp Carole, well done for starting your Easter cards so early. Much love to Martin and Fiona, have a great weekend. Val x

Jac said...

Gorgeous card, love green and purple together, fab image and wonderful pearl trim, thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week. Jac x

pam said...

hi Carole, love the beautiful color combo you have used, cute beautifully colored image and those gorgeous embellishments.
pam

Else Irene said...

Beautiful Easter card you´ve made :) Thanks for joining us in the Wild Orchid Challenge this week ♥

Rebecca Bradshaw said...

Absolutely gorgeous. The purple and green are such a beautiful colour combination and the flowers look so pretty. Can't wait to see more of your Easter cards!
Rebecca.

karen wood said...

Hi Carole. Wow! How cute is that little bunny. Love the green & lilac colour combination. You are so very organised. Hope you had a lovely weekend with your son & daughter in law.
Hugs Karen x

Diane said...

Just a wonderful design Carole, the image and lilac color are wonderful.

Hugs Diane

mags said...

This is gorgeous Carole. Love the image and the colours work so well together in your design. Beautiful.
Mags
x

Sue said...

Hi Carole, such a sweet LOTV image and you have pulled all the colours together so great. Thanks for your comments on my butterfly card:) huggles Sue xxx