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Friday, March 26, 2010

M5D Floral Cross Easel Easter Card

Can you believe that Easter will be here in just a couple of weeks?  Now that winter is gone, I fear that my Spring and Summer will just fly by.  I want to capture every warm and happy moment that it has to offer. To remind me that Spring is here now, I have created this easel card with a beautiful M5D digi image that has just recently become available along with a nice variety of new Spring/Easter digis that have been added to the M5D store.  They are so wonderful that I am wondering how I will find the time to use them all as quickly as I would like to.  If you haven't been over to the M5D store yet, now is the time to pay them a visit.  Along with my M5D digi, I also used some other M5D items including wood paper dies, tiny roses and half pearls.  I used the Priscillastyles envelope kit to create my box envelope, and it is all ready to go to someone for Easter.  I have not yet decided who though ; )



I hope you enjoyed your visit here today, and please feel free to leave me a comment to let me know what you think of my creation.  I look forward to hearing from you and appreciate the time you take to leave me a message.  Have a beautiful day!!


Look at the cool challenges that this one gets to be in:
CRAFT- Easter
Cute Card Thursday- Dimension
Charisma- Spring
Simon Says- Easter/Glimmer
Creative Cottage- Sparkle
All Sorts- Spring
Incy Wincy- Spring
Secret Crafter- Spring
Tanda- Spring
Frosted Designs- Flowers
Totally Gorjuss- Ribbon
Caardvarks- Lace
Crazy 4 Challenges- Spring
Stampin' for the Weekend- Easter
Pollycraft Monday- Sparkle
Our Creative Corner- Easter
Flutterby Wednesday- Butterflies
Jacksonbelle Tuesday-Easter/Spring
Fab n Funky- Favorite Technique..punches...loving the newfound easel cards too.
Paper Cutz Challenge- Easter..no bunnies or chicks
Fussy and Fancy- Easter
Dare you to digi- Easter

Hugs,

39 comments:

Karen Wilson said...

Hi Carolyn..this is just beautiful. You've done an amazing job with all those challenges. I know what you mean about spring and summer. Mind you, apparently we have a nasty coldfront coming in. -17*C tonight with the windchill. Yesterday was PLUS14!!

Thanks so much for joining us at FBW this week.

Jane, at Thepaperaffair said...

This card is SO you, love the colors and feminine details with the flowers, swirls, bow, doily lace - gems and rhinestones. What a sight to behold. Excellent - thanks for sharing. Hugs, Jane

Lynsey said...

Wow what a wonderful Easter card.Thanks for joining in the Pollycraft Challenge.
Hugs Lynsey x

Alex said...

This is an absolutely beautiful Easter card! Thank you for Fluttering with us this week.

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Oh my goodness Carolyn, this is simply stunning, what a lovley easter card, the detail you've added is sensational! i love what you've done. Thank you for joining in with the Creative Cottage challenge this week, good luck! hugs Linda x

Allison said...

beautiful card and envelope
Thanks for joining us at Charisma this week
AllisonX

Danni said...

Wow!! Truly stunning!! Thanks for playing along with my flutter by challenge!

Rebekah said...

This is a beautiful easter card, so much work and so sparkly and lovely! Thanks for joining us at the creative cottage challenge hugs Rebekah xx

Teri said...

WOW - what a fabulous project hun - love the sparkle too!!
Thank you so much for sharing at The Creative Cottage this week. Hope you get to play next time too!
Hugs,
Teri x

Eiglas said...

Oh WOW Carolyn! Not only a REAL Easter card (..full marks for that!) but one of the most beautiful cards I've ever seen!
I am so impressed and gobsmacked!
Straight to the top of the list, don't pass go, don't go to jail...!
(It's going to take something really impossibly special to beat this in my little personal challenge!)

Thank you so much for coming over to play at C.R.A.F.T this week!
Hugs,
Eiglas
x

Ann said...

oooooh these are beautiful, I have never made an easel card, maybe I will try one day.
Ann

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my this is divine a real beauty the detail is just gorgeous and I do so love that image.

Hugs
Lorraine x

The Creative Cottage said...

wow this is stunning, love the design and all the detail, beautiful!Thanks for joining in this weeks Creative Cottage Challenge
Tracy x

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

This is so beautiful Carolyn! I love how you have made the writingpart look like a little pond with waterlillies. It is soo adorable! The colors are so soft and delightful. Very, very pretty!I think I may be in love with this card. *LOL*

Thanks for playing with Simon Says this week.
(Feels kind of weird saying this to you, it has always been you saying "thanks for playing" to me... I guess it's my time to pay it back) ;o)

Mvh
Gunn

freckleface said...

Beautiful card.. Thanks for playing along at TG this week…Debs

Chelsea said...

This is stunning Carolyn! Absolutely amazing! You work always takes my breath away...wow! ~Chelsea

debby4000 said...

WOW this is stunning, wonderful details.
luv
Debby

Karen W said...

Wow is all I can think of, this is gorgeous!!

Fleur said...

Fantastic card, perfect for spring
Thanks for joining us at ALLSORTS this week
Fleur xXx

Helen Dooley said...

BEAUTIFUL card. Great card for easter. Thanks for plaing along with us this week at Paper Cutz Challenge this week.

Helen Dooley said...

i forgot beautiful blog too.

Emma said...

Wow such a beautiful card...just so gorgeous.
Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft & good luck.
Hugs Emma x

my5bratz said...

GORGEOUS, thanks for joining us at FnF :0)

LuLu said...

Georgeous - great favourite technique to have too. Many thanks for joining in with "Fab'n'Funky" challenges.

Lou
x

Kat said...

This is lovely. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

Kat x

April Rose said...

This is a beautiful Easter card and box! I love all the gorgeous details. Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!
Hugs,
April

Rose said...

This is gorgeous Carolyn, so much lovely detail to look at! Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T for our Easter challenge and good luck!

Rose x

Trimgym said...

Great Easter card with lovely colours and image. Thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge again and good luck!

Jo and Tigerlover.

iluvmybugs said...

What a beautiful card..love the colors!!! Thanks for joining us this week at PCC!!!

Terry

Nancy said...

WOW this is stunning:O) Love the colours and gorgeous design. That image is so beautiful.
Thank you for joining us at Stampin' for the Weekend, good luck!
Nancy;O)

Heather "Hev" said...

OMG this is spectacular!!!

Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs Challenge this week :)

Scrapmumur said...

OH....Your creations is very stunning!!!!
I love your work so perfectly.
Hugs, Mumur

Sandra said...

Beautiful card, love the box you have made too. What a fabulous and precious gift to be treasured. Thanks for joining us on DU2DS with our 'Easter' Challenge.
Sandra x

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Eiglas said...

Hi Carolyn!
If you pop over to my blog there's a little somehting for you..you are joint winer of my lickle personal challenge!
If you comment there I'll contact you via e-mail about your prize!
Congratulations - it's a gorgeous card!
Hugs,
Ei
x

Kimmi said...

Gorgeous. I love everything about this. The card, the box, the decorations, thought and care you've given it!

Thank you for playing along with us at Stampin' for the Weekend. Good Luck

Kimmi x

Joy said...

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL !!!!

Sue @ McMahon Five Designs said...

Carolyn! This is just stunning! Your coloring is so soft and beautiful! Every detail is just perfect!! Thank you so much for creating such a stunning piece of art for us to ooohhh and aaahhh over! :)

(((HUGS)))
Sue

Amy said...

So very pretty!! I love all the texture and design elements you used. Thanks for joining us at Caardvarks!!