My Blue Summer House

My Blue Summer House

Monday, 14 February 2011

Easter Exchange

To create this card I used Stamps: Penny Black Easter Exchange.  Daisy and Dandelion Easter Stamps.  Card stock: White hammered, green. Papers: DP Doodlebug Designs Inc Easter Assortment.  Green, yellow, pink, purple.    Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black.  Colouring: Copic markers.  Papermania shimmer chalks.  Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities Standard Circles Large. Sizzix Extended Cuts Grass.  Punches: Tonic Studio flowers.  Woodware grass. Stamen. Martha Stewart Scallop Dot.  Embellishments: Mini flower brads.  Papermania self adhesive gems.
Hints and Tips
To create sky behind the hedgehogs I used shimmer chalk if you accidentally get chalk in the wrong place you can just rub it off with an eraser.

This card was entered for the following challenges:
Moving Along With the Times: Challenge 85 Photo Inspiration.
Penny Black at Allsorts: February Challenge Say it with Flowers.


  1. Oooh our favourite Hedgies again. Love the colours and great flowers. Thanks for the tip on the chalks. Enjoy the rest ofyour day.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  2. Fabulous Linda, love the bright colours and what a gorgeous image, hopefully Spring is on it's way.
    Thank you for sharing your lovely card with us at MAWTT this week.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

  3. This is really Lovely Linda, your colours are so vibrant it really cheers me up and the grass and flowers are FAB
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
    Hugs Laurie x

  4. Oh Linda, this is so bright and cheery and Spring-like it makes me feel better just looking at it!! Thanks so much for sharing with us at MAWTT this week. Pami x

  5. Ah this is super I love the bright spring colours you have used, thanks for playing on MAWTT this week Love the summer house in winter, bbrrrrrr!!!! Hazelxoxo

  6. This is gorgeous, love the bright Easter colours and the wonderful flowers you made. We have -20 degrees celsius outdoors, so this card brought some warmth to my house.

    Many thanks for sharing at Penny Black at Allsorts.


  7. oh this is fabulous .. love the image and the gorgeous spring colours.
    Thanks for joining the challenge at MAWTT this week
    Lisa ;)

  8. Hi Linda

    A brilliant card.

    I love the brightness and all the texture alongside your cute image.

    Great flowers too!!

    Thank you for sharing with Penny Black at Allsorts this month.

    Love Jules xx

  9. Such a sweet card! Love the stamp and the punched "grass" border looks fabulous. Beautiful flowers too!
    Thank you so much for sharing with us at penny black at all sorts!

  10. Linda, your card is delightfull. So bright and cheerfull and just perfect for our challenge at Penny Black & Allsorts this month.
    Thank you for sharing your gorgeous card with us and we hope you will join us next month.


  11. So lovely and shiny colours, lots of sun!
    Thank you for sharing this with us
    at Penny Black @ Allsorts;-))m

  12. Totally fab card love the bright colours and the grass border,thanks for joining us at Penny Black at Allsorts.
    Louise xx

  13. Gorgeous creation, thanks for joining Penny Black @ Allsorts challenge, good luck.
    Happy crafting
    Tracy x


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