Thursday, April 21, 2011

Easter Candle Cover and a Summer Beach Card M5D

Happy Easter week everyone,

I will make this short, because there are lots of great new M5D releases this week, so this post is already long enough.  I hope you enjoy my creations, and please feel free to leave me a comment.  I really love reading them and hearing from my cyber friends

This is a candle cover that I made.  I like displaying candles for each holiday, but don't like having hundreds of candles taking up space, so I decided to make this candle cover that can be removed and re-used again next Easter.  Now, I can make another candle cover for the next holiday and use the SAME candle as I did for Easter.  I am seriously trying to downsize things in my house.   

If you look closely at the sand, you might notice that I used sea salt to add a beachy texture.

Below are the M5D releases for this week

The Poetry of Birds  *FREEBIE*
This is a Birdie Freebie to go along with ALL of Shawne's Bird Images.

Wheelbarrow Blossoms

Easter's Gift

Mommies Hat

Stained Glass Cross

Awareness Flowers

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This digi was created as a FREEBIE GIFT to remind all women to check themselves each month for breast health.  Please accept this digi and grab the code for your own blog to help spread awareness this month!


Don't forget to play along in our Monthly Challenge!  You could win $25 in images!!!  
The theme is Trash Art.  Recycle anything and everything!

For more ideas and inspiration, feel free to visit the rest of the Design Team blogs!

Thanks for spending some time with me today, and I want to wish all of you a very Happy Easter. 

Hugs and Blessings,

ABC challenge
Creative Card Crew
Flutterby Wednesday
For Fun Challenge
Freshly Brewed
My Mum's Craft Shop
Penny's Paper Craft
Sisterhood of crafters
Whoopsi Daisy
Ladybug Crafts
Going Grey
Digital Tuesday
Drunken Stampers
Digi Design House
Digi Doodle Shop
TTT Challenge
Paper Play
Lili of the Valley
4 Crafty Chicks


Unknown said...

Perfect fot the flowers challenge over at CRAFT.


I have candy on my blog


Tamie said...

What a fantastic idea! I love how it looks on the candle and it is a beautiful center piece. Thank you so much for sharing your wonderful creativity with us at 4 Crafty Chicks.

Shelly Schmidt said...

I love the beautiful candle holder and the stained glass image- what a great idea! Your beach scene is awesome- I love the sand look you created.

Karen said...

Lovely work, thanks for joining us at DDSB.

Debs M said...

great idea! Thanks for joining the Glitter and Glitz challenge at DDSB
Debbie DT

Patti J said...

That beach scene is fantabulous! LOVE it! The candle is just gorgeous. Thanks so much for sharing with us!!! Hope you are well!

pinky said...

Two beautiful projects, I especially love that Easter candle. Thanks for playing along with us at LCI this week.

Donna said...

Gorgeous creations but that candle is fantastic! So beautiful. Thanks for joining in the DDSB Challenge, hope to see you again. hugs Donna x

Raven B said...

Beautiful beautiful projects and I LOVE the way that you staged the whole thing. BEAUTIFUL!!!

Helen Dooley said...

beautiful candle. That is really beautiful! Thanks for playing along on For Fun.

kim edmonds said...

beautiful project,im on the gdt for the month of april. good luck x

Hannah Clark said...

These are both just beautiful projects! I just love the sea salt making the sand look like sand! What a fantastic idea! Thanks for playing at Penny's!

dj1952 said...

Beautiful project. This is an awesome idea. Thanks for joining us at DDSB. Hugs, dj

KarenB said...

What a fabulous idea, and a gorgeous project :)

uksharon said...

Gorgeous work
Thanks for joining us at CCCC this week.
Best wishes, Sharon

Peggy said...

This candle is beautiful. You did a wonderful job. Thanks for playing with us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

Kitty said...

Gorgeus projects, esp loving the candle it's very pretty!

Thanks for playing along with our All That Glitters Challenge at MMCS and hope to see you again soon!

Kitty xx

Bea said...

All these projects are gorgeous!

Thanks for joining us at ABC Challenge this week


Sue U said...

Wow! Love your candle cover, it's totally beautiful and your card is gorgeous too, great idea about the sea salt!! Stunning colouring too :)

Thank you so much for joining in with this weeks Anything Goes challenge at Ladybug Crafts Ink, hope to see you next week, Sue xx

ahlers5 said...

Thanks so much for joining us this week at DDSB.

KraftyKoolKat said...

Gorgeous. Thank you so much for sharing it with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


Amy Johnson said...

Wow! Your candle cover is amazing, and such a great idea too! Love your beach card. What a brillant idea to use sea salt!

Diane Davies said...

Love the candle. Thanks for playing along with The Sisterhood of Crafters.

sammi said...

Wow! This is stunning! And what a fabulous idea! Thank you for sharing your creation with us at Shelly's Images.

coldwaters2 said...

Absolutely beautiful projects love that candle cover also the card super work thank you for joining us at Digital Tuesday
Lorraine x

TannyP said...

That candle cover is brilliant! Lovely job =) Thanks for joining in the Sisterhood of Crafters Easter Eggstravaganza!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful projects.Love all the details.Thanks for joining us at DDSB :D
Lisa x

Denise said...

Fantastic candle cover. Thanks for joining us at DDSB this week

Nicecrane Designs said...

Absolutely Stunning candlecover,,,,I love how you work,,,,really I am lookinf for new mmembers to join in my CT,,,,I have my own store with more than 450 products,,,so let me know if you are interesting please.

Heather D. ~ Fresh Brewed Designs said...

I love both of your projects. They are beautiful. I esp love the beach scene you created with that gorgeous PPaper.

Thank you so much for playing along with us at Freshly Brewed Challenges Sparkle and Shine challenge!

Heather Dennis
Fresh Brewed Designs
John 3:16

Kerri said...

Your projects are gorgeous! I love your candle holder and the sea salt that you added to the card is genius! Thank you so much for joining us at Your Next Stamp:)

Christine Pennington said...

Thanks for playing along with us at DDH!

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