Wednesday, 14 March 2012

Green Easter

Hello blog-friends. Today I got busy with the camera at sunrise. Oh yes I did! Luckily the day started bright and sunny.This is going to be a hurried post, sorry. Got a gazillion things to do today... Anywho, enough idle chit-chat let's get on with the card. It's based on the Sunday Stamp & Sketch #97 - chock full of layers, just the thing for this week's Sweet Stampin' Challenge. Since I'm going all green, this card will do nicely over at DYSU Challenge #62 Going Green, Whimsical Wednesday Challenge #45, Pile It One Challenge 11. And look, just sentiment and perfect for Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge #176. Finally (yes, I hear you sigh!) it's time for the card:



The DPs are from Papermania Capsule Collection by Tina Higgins in "Verde". This pack has some lovely papers is various shades of green.


The pack has a nice range of designs too - damask, paisley, stripes, dots, plaid, gingham. A versatile collection.


 The greeting is from Waltzing Mouse Stamps "Say It Loud" set, stamped with Memento Tuxedo Black. Those embellishments you see were not part of the original plan. A last minute rescue remedy to hide a boo-boo! 


I used Spellbinders Labels 13 for the greeting, and did a little sponging with TH's Peeled Paint. A green ribbon in a simple knot holds it all in place.


Nothing fancy on the inside - a strip of the same DP and a punched border.

Hope you enjoyed this post. A simple card. Thanks for visting and I'll see you soon with another little something ;-)

Beijinhos!

9 comments:

  1. This is such a beautiful card!! Love the little embellishments! Isn't it great that we can hide those little boo-boos and it is still wonderful??

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  2. This is lovely! Fab combination of patterns! Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

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  3. Beautiful creation, thank you so much for sharing your lovely work with us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have candy if you are interested :)

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  4. Wonderful creation
    Thanks for joining us at Secret crafter Saturday challenge this week and good luck!

    Hugs
    Francesca

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  5. What a great card ;o)
    Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

    Janneke XO

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  6. You card is beautiful. I love the layers. Thanks for playing with us this week at Whimsical Wednesdays. Hope to see you back again soon :)

    michelle
    http://mumoftwoblog.blogspot.com

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  7. Hi Asha, ooooh just lovely! So elegant and gorgeous colours, love the embellishments on the sentiment panel.

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Sweet Stampin.

    Sarah

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  8. Really stylish, elegant and classy. Loving all the layers too :)

    Thanks so much for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week,

    hugs

    xxalisonxx

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  9. Very elegant! Such a beautiful card! Thanks so much for joining us at Whimsical Wednesdays!

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