Tuesday, 6 April 2010

Last Minute Easter Card

I nearly got caught out at the weekend when my SIL rang and said "We'll be round this evening with the kids eggs and your card!" Errrr what card? I silently asked (my SIL has never in the 20 odd years I've known her, sent us an Easter card). I thought about being honest and saying that as we've never exchanged cards at Easter that I hadn't actually got her a card, but I wasn't brave enough, so I promptly set to work on making one! I decided to use tried and trusted images and colours to speed things up.

Here's my rushed card:



















Materials:

Card base - white cardstock from The Papermill, scored on the Martha Stewart Scoreboard

Tulips from here, coloured with Promarkers, decoupaged and then coated with 3D glitter

Tag - stamped with Whispers ink, coloured with Promarkers and coated with 3D glitter

Ribbon - from stash coloured with Promarkers

Papers - MME

Card Candy - Craftwork Cards

9 comments:

  1. Ooohhh that's beautiful, love the card design and the flowers are so pretty, perfect card for Springtime xxx

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  2. Quick thinking and a gorgeous card. I love the colour of the paper.

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  3. Amazing for a quick card! It's lovely it would have taken me days to do one like that.

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  4. Lovely card-really like the colours.

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  5. ooh love the spring card effect, I tried one of those recently but wasnt immensely pleased with it, yours looks fab though :) xx

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  6. what a fab card and I love the image you've used, that will be very useful.

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  7. looks great can't believe it was a quick card lol looks like it has taken ages to make.

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  8. Fab card! doesn't look at all rushed to me xx

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  9. Wow, that is fab... Everything works really well together, I bet your sil was made up :) Christine x

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