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Mar 28, 2018

A Clean And Simple Easter Card

Happy Wednesday, the kids are on a Spring break and this week is just flying by! I needed a couple of Easter cards, one I am sharing today, the other one I will share on Saturday.

The card has been kept clean and simple. I stamped the cute image from the set Penny Black set Chick to Chick on Xpress it Blending card and used my copic markers for coloring. It's been then cut out with Cutterbee scissors scissors for detail cutting. The black and white frame I had laying around my desk - a left over from a recent project, it was made with Penny Black's new  Frames Die Set which is available with some other new things in my Etsy shop. The butterfly was done using an old Martha Stewart punch and I've added some  Burlap Twine and Wink of Stella glitter to finish off this simple card. The edges of the white card stock were inked using Tumbled Glass distress ink for a softer look. The card base is from Stampin Up, but I believe it's a retired color and I have no idea which shade of green it is, but I thought it was perfect for this Easter card. 

There are a lot of Easter and Spring challenges going on currently, so I am joining them.
Crazy for CAS - Spring
Cutie Pie Challenge - Spring Cuties
Make My Monday -  Easter Fun 
The Crazy Challenge - Shine On - Use Glitter
Fab 'n' Funky Easter
House That Stamps Built - Anything Goes this week
Simon Says Wednesday -  Anything Goes this week
C.R.A.F.T.  -  Spring/Easter
Brown Sugar – Spring or Easter
CAS on Friday – CAS Easter  
Stamploration - Spring and/or Faith
A Gem of a Challenge - Easter Time 
Crafting with Dragonflies - Easter Cards
Sweet Stampin  - Easter
Dragonfly Journeys -  Bunnies, Chicks and Ducks 
Fashionable Stamping -  Springtime
finally, my colors were inspired by this mood board:
Sum More Fun challenge

PS: There are just a couple more days for you to play along at my Crafty Wednesday Challenge, where the theme is All Creatures Great and Small. I'd love for you to come join in the challenge if you haven't already!

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Sian said...

A very cute Easter card. Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday. Sian.

Jeannie said...

Hi Ellibelle! (What a cute name)

I just adore your sweet card and the bright colors with that little black and white frame.

Thanks so much for joining my Bunnies, Chicks, and Ducks Blog Challenge and good luck :)

Jeannie T.
Dragonfly Journeys

Claire said...

Super sweet card, I love the dogtooth frame set against the citrus colours and the image is adorable x

Heather said...

Super cute!!! What a sweet image and I love the pattern on that frame!! Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

Scrapper69 said...

Ooh, how Sweet! Adorable CAS card! Love the sweet little image! Thanks for playing along with us over at SumMore Fun Stamp Challenge!!

Theresa (SumMore Fun Stamps DT)

kiwimeskreations said...

What a sweet card Ellie - love how you have coloured the image and then put it in front of the dramatic frame.

SUPRFOXdesigns said...

What a cute card, love the colors, just fabulous! Thank you for joining us at SumMore Fun, I look forward to seeing more of your creations. ~DTM Heather

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Teresa Kline said...

this is the cutest, luv the green base! I am so glad you played along with us at simon says stamp wednesday challenge!

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Marilyn said...

Adorable Easter card!!
Have a great day!

Julie Tucker-Wolek said...

SO CUTE! LOVING that chick and the egg!!!!!!!!!!

Beth F. said...

This card is SO adorable! Thank you so much for joining our mood board challenge at SumMore Fun!

Nannieflash said...

Fabulous Easter card, love the image and your choice of colouring. Thanks for joining us at PG, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxxx

Esther Asbury said...

What a bright and cheery Easter card - love that little chick! So happy you linked this up to The House That Stamps Built!

MaryAnn Samuelson said...

Your card is perfect for our current mood board, I look forward to seeing you enter again. Thank you for joining us. Thank you for joining us over at SumMoreFun Mood Board Challenge ~ DT MaryAnn

Unknown said...

I like how striking this card it; it's so cute! Thanks for joining us at SumMore Fun for our mood board! ~DT Jamie

Fikreta said...

Wonderful card and sweet image!

Carola said...

Hi Ellie, this is a beautiful Easter Card. Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.
Happy Easter!

Jeanette (Forest Ranger) said...

Such a colorful and fun card! Thank you for participating in the Sweet Stampin' Easter Challenge this week!

Amy Johnson said...

Just too cute! Love that adorable little chick.

Wilma de Korte said...

So cute!
Thanks for joining us at Crazy for Cas!
Happy Easter :)

Melanie R said...

What a great idea to use the classic Houndstooth patterned paper with your whimsical elements! Thank you for playing along at Brown Sugar Challenge.

Unknown said...

Too cute!!! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas!

Caro´s kreative Welt said...

Very cute and beautiful. Thank you for sharing with us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.
Greetings Carola

Mariken said...

Love your Easter card!
Thank you for joining our challenge at Cas on Friday!
Mariken DT

Ines said...

Beautiful card:)Thanks for playing with us at Brown Sugar Challenge:)Ines DT

Wendy Nicola Jackson said...

Elegant, cute and lovely Easter creation. Love the black and white houndstooth frame. Lovely detail. Fabulous entry for our Easter challenge at Sweet Stampin’! Love what you did for it. Come and play along with us again soon. Hugs, Wends xoxo Sweet Stampin’ DT

Wendy said...

Gorgeous card, super cute..Thanks for joining in with the Cuties :)
Wendy x

Ellen said...

Lovely card, well done! Thanks for joining us at The Crazy Challenge.

groetjes, Ellen