Wednesday, April 2, 2014

May Your Day Bloom With Happiness!


Hello to all my crafty friends and family. Just to let you know we are still here in Arizona enjoying the beautiful weather and watching all the cactus come into bloom. I am stating to get a bit homesick, but there is still a lot of snow, dirt and snow mold all over in Edmonton, so I guess it will be at least another month before we head home
So in the mean time I decided to make a card to join in some of the fun challenges going on. 
This week Fantabulous Cricut has a sketch challenge and  this is my take of it.
Here is a picture of the sketch which can be found over at Fantabuous Cricut Blog.

One of my favorite cards to make is a easel card I just love the way each one turns out so different and they are so easy to make. I all so love that Craftin Desert Diva's blog and D.L. Art Blog are both having a anything goes linky party! So I will be able to join in two more challenges all so ! Woo! Hoo!
This is one of my favorite butterflies cuts that Cricut has, it is from Pictureque Cricut cartridge, cut at 1.5 inches. I love all the different layers this cut has to offer.
For the inside of the card I used Cricuts Paisley for the small butterfly, cut at .50 and Storybook cartridge for the Thank you cut at 1 inch.
Next cartridge used was Ellegant Edges which worked out perfect to add this fun sentiment from My Craft Spots Inside and Out #1, and yes you guessed it they have a Thank you challenge going on right now. So here you have it, one card that I can enter in a few challenge. Plus I needed a thank you card for the lady that has been kind enough to let us rent this beautiful place for the last three months. So thank you Dawn! I am sure we will be back again next year.
Thanks for stopping bye and have a super fun week!

9 comments:

DIANA L. said...

What a beautiful thank you card I love the colors and the easel shape. The inside is just as pretty.
Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes April Linky Party. Have a blessed day
DIANA L.
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Mayra Duran-Hernandez said...

What a lovely card !! I love the design . My favorite cards to make are easel cards also . This is beautiful !
Thank you so much for joining us at Craftin' Desert Divas !! Hope you join us again !

Mayra DTM
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ScrappyHappyMommy said...

Thanks for your "adorable" entry in this weeks sketch challenge at FCCB. We are featuring your card this Friday as part of our Fabulous Friday post. Be sure to check it out.
Anita
DT FCCB

Sherrie K. said...

Jenny, you easel card is beautiful! The papers are so pretty and wow, what a GORGEOUS butterfly! Fabulous design my friend!
Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at My Craft Spot!
Sherrie K
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Nana said...

Oj Jenny love your easel card. Love the colors and the layered butterflies.
Have a creative day.
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Pam MacKay said...

What a terrific easel card love your take on the sketch! Thanks for joining FCCB Challenge!

Tanya/Nonna said...

What a lovely card - love the pretty blues! Thank you so much for playing along with our Thank You Card/Gift Challenge at My Craft Spot.

Houses Built of Cards said...

What a lovely card! Those blues are so pretty! Thanks so much for joining us this week at My Craft Spot!

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Krystle said...

This is such a beautiful easel card! Thanks for linking up at Craftin' Desert Divas!! (:

Krystle CDD DT
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