Monday, April 2, 2012

Floral Easter Card

Today I wanted to make an Easter card for my DMIL who always sends my children gifts and cards for Easter (and all occasions).
I used the colors from Cr84fn color challenge:

I used the Mojo Monday sketch:

This is the inspiration photo at the Shabby Tea Room. We are to use handmade flowers on our card this week:
  

The theme at Heart2Heart is Easter. And the theme at the Pink Elephant is CAS. I tried to make the lines clean and the layout as simple as I could, without sacrificing the shabby elegance of the floral cluster. How'd I do?
Here is the inside: I used a masking technique because this was an Art Philosphy Flower card.
Materials used:
Paper: Colonial White, Garden Green, Taffy, Baby Pink, Heavenly Blue CS
Stamp: He is Risen
Ink: Cocoa, Heavenly Blue, Cotton Candy, Blush, Baby Pink
Other: Art Philosophy Cricut Cartridge, adhesive pearls (from M's), ribbon from my stash, bitty sparkles

14 comments:

  1. Beautiful card, lovely handmade flowers, and a great sketch!
    Thanks for joining us at CR84FN this week!

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  2. Beautiful! The flowers are gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at H2H!

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  3. Sweet and beautiful. Pretty flowers are just fabulous for our challenge. SO glad to have you join us in the Tea Room:)

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  4. Awwww, the little lambkin is so adorable with its flower adornment! Such a beautiful card!

    Thanks for sharing this little bit of lovely with us at Heart2Heart Challenges this week!

    Paige - DT
    www.PaigesPaperParadise.blogspot.com

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  5. Beautiful job on the flowers & I love the touch of ribbon. Thanks for sharing with us this week at H2H!

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  6. Beautiful homemade flowers and great stamp! Thanks for sharing.

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  7. Great job combining the challenges, love the inside as well! Thanks for playing with us at H2H!

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  8. Just beautiful! I think you nailed all the inspirational items.

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  9. Oh my, what a sweet card! The lamb is sooo adorable and love all the flowers. TFS and have a wonderful weekend.

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  10. Very pretty -- love the flowers!


    Lucy
    http://love2createitall.blogspot.com

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  11. So sweet! Thanks for joining in with The Shabby Tearoom!

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  12. such a beautiful card... love your flowers and love those colors together.

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