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Apr 22, 2011

Flowers, buttons, and some sparkle

Happy Friday everyone! I hope you are having some fun things planned for easter. It's supposed to rain here, but I am sure the Easter bunny will find a way to hide some eggs and baskets.

Since it's friday we have a new challenge over at stamp something.

Flowers, buttons and some sparkles.

For my card I used a Sugar Nellie stamp. It has been colored with derwent coloursoft pencils and baby oil, and then copics for the skin.

Papers are from a new My Minds Eye 6x6 inch paper pack and some bazzil brown card stock. Of course I followed the challenge recipe by embellishing with flowers, a button and some glitter, and I also used some sticky pearls which I colored yellow with a copic.
The sentiment is from the "Party mini letter seals" rubber stamp set from Whimsy Stamps. It's such a great set, lots of circle sentiments in it, and some other small ones that are just perfect to use on a little tag.

I also did some sewing with my janome sew mini, but it is somewhat hidden because I hadn't figured out the sketch when I was working on it. To finish it off did did some distressing along the edges and added more sparkles.

I'd love to enter my card to the following challenges:
Our sponsor this week is Sugar Nellie, giving away a fun prize to one lucky randomly chosen winner. I hope you can play along for your chance to win.

Thanks so much for stopping by today!
Hope you'll have a

Happy and sunny Easter!


Crafting Queen said...

Adorable card, lovely image. :)

Unknown said...

What a pretty card thanks for joining in at CRAFT.


Anonymous said...

Hi Ellie!! WOW!! She's so gorgeous hun!! What a beautiful layout and love those stitching details too!! :) Great take on the challenge!! I sincerely hope that we get some warmer weather for Easter at least!! They canceled my son's track meet in Rockridge today...thank goodness!! LOL!! Have a happy Easter!! HUGS

Debs M said...

gorgeous card and sparkly flowers! Thanks for joining the Glitter and Glitz challenge at DDSB
Debbie DT x

dj1952 said...

Beautiful coloring and image. Love the colors you've used and I like the bling. Thanks for joining us over at DDSB. Hugs, dj

ahlers5 said...

This image is adorable. Very nice card. Thanks for joining us this week at DDSB.

Anne Temple said...

Such a sweet image and great coloring. Thanks for joining us for the Flowers in Bloom challenge at AiFactory this week.

KraftyKoolKat said...

Adorable image and I love your layout. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


Maria Matter said...

oh she's lovely Ellie, gorgeous coloring! great accent stitching too!
Happy Easter!
hugs & blessings!

Emma H said...

Very pretty, I love the little girl and her kitties. Thanks for joining us at Stamp Fairy this week!

Gill McCall said...

what a lovely card - thanks for joining us at DDSB

Donna said...

So pretty and coloured beautifully. Thanks for joining in the DDSB, hope to see you again. hugs Donna x

Anne said...

Cute as a button
Thanks for playing along with Karen's Doodles
Anne x

karen said...

Hi Ellie
What a beautiful card, so pretty and lovely colours, hugs, Karenx

Denise said...

Very pretty card and gorgeous image. Thanks for joining us at DDSB this week

Marie said...


Thanks for joining us at AiFactory this week.

Karen said...

Lovely Ellie, and so cute too, thanks for joining us at DDSB.

Lisa said...

How adorable!Such a pretty card.Thanks for joining us at DDSB :D
Lisa x