Thursday, 14 January 2010

Flowers and butterflies!

Spring is definitely in the air even if it is only the air in my craft room! Another easel card, this time for a Nun and when I came across the challenge this week at Stamping Sisters in Christ I found their quote was just perfect for the thank you card I had to make. The family sending this card had lost their brother and this particular Nun had held them all together!
Image - qvc stamps (I think)
Papers - qvc kit
Medium - distress inks, glitter
Embellishments - butterflies, embossing folder, ribbon, fancycut scissors.
I am entering this into 3 challenges:
1. Stamping Sisters in Christ - make the broken look beautiful ( cut my paper at various places to give a mosaic look
2. Quixotic Challenge - followed their great sketch
3. Flutter By Wednesday - something with wings.


Cheryl said...

wow hun how i love this that flower its just beautifl so great to see a flower as main image love the added butterflies too hugs cheryl xxxxx

Christine said...

Hi been busy I see, cant say the same running about all day. Lovely card, loving the colours, need a cig so going to bed, speak tomorrow. Christine x

Kris said...

This is SO PRETTY!! Love the purple DPs... the butterflies and flowers are beautiful! Thanks for playing with us this week at FBW! hugs!

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Pinky,
This card is gorgeous. I love the lilac shades and the image is so sweet.
Fiona x

Liz said...

Wonderful card love the shimmer

liz xx

Anonymous said...

Pinky, this is beautiful. Love the purple and a nice touch with the torn paper. Thanks for sharing your art with us at SSCC.

Nancy said...

Great card with gorgeous colors!! Thanks for playing the Flutter By Wednesday challenge with us this week!

Mandy said...

Very pretty the easel card and the layout...the image is lovely..
Mandy xx

Sue said...

Beautiful card hun luv the colours, great image, im sure it will be much appreciated, sue,x

Milnie said...

Gorgeous card Pinky! really love the purple and your ribbon!



Ps. I have a yummie candy running until midnight, maybe you wanted to take a chance?

Riet said...

So beautiful card Pinky,i love your image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Beryl said...

So beautiful Pinky - I bet this nun has never had such a lovely thank you card.
Beeryl xx

Danni said...

Such a beautiful card!! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Kimberly S said...

Wow, look at all of those pretty butterflies! Just lovely. Thanks so much for joining us for Flutter By Wednesday! :)

coldwaters2 said...

Hi Pinky I am back tracking because I think I have missed a few and this is beautiful as always it is a wonderful design and loving those colours.

Lorraine x

Ms. Jen said...

Super duper cute! Oh and I love your little "Squirt"!!

Pamela said...

Love this!

Elaine aka Quixotic said...


Thank you for playing along with us at Quixotic Challenges!

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