Monday, 21 March 2016

Happy Easter

This is my final Easter card using a lovely Lili of the Valley pre-coloured topper which was one of the die cut sheets I chose as my prize from the Lili of the Valley Spring Challenge.  I had over 40 sheets of toppers from their online store, so you'll be seeing lots more LOTV cards on my blog!

I used dark blue card for my layers to make it suitable for a man and perfect for The Male Room 'Easter' challenge.  I'm also entering the Cuttlebug Mania 'Happy Easter', Allsorts 'Easter' and A Gem of a Challenge 'Easter' challenges.  The card, paper and peel offs are all from my snippets drawers, so I'm popping across to the playground at Pixie's Crafty Workshop.


Card blank: 7" x 7" white silk
Image: Lili of the Valley 'Spring Bunnies with Eggs' pre-coloured topper
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities Classic Squares Large, Lacy Squares & A2 Matting Basics B
Embossing: Kars tan embossing mat
Snippets: Dark blue card, Wild Rose Studio Valetta Garden paper, Easter and zigzag peel offs 

I layered the paper onto dark blue card and attached it to the left side of my card.  I would have liked to cover the whole card with this bright paper, but I had to do the best I could with a snippet!  The topper was already die cut, but I placed it inside a Classic Square die, taping it so it wouldn't move, and then embossed the edge.  This was layered onto a die cut and embossed dark blue Lacy Square and attached to the card front.  I die cut and embossed a small oblong from dark blue card and attached the Easter peel off, I then attached it to the card with Pinflair glue.  To finish I attached a narrow zigzag peel off to a very thin strip of blue card and attached it to the lower section of the card.

Kath x

21 comments:

  1. It's that cute image again Kath and a lovely fresh colour palette.

    B x

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  2. Me again Kath, forgot to thank you for sharing your Spring card with us at Allsorts challenge.

    B x

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  3. This is so sweet! Love that pretty image.

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  4. This is so sweet! Love that pretty image.

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  5. Hi Kath, I love this card. Are those bunnies really on Pogo Sticks?:) LOL

    Hope you have a good start to the week. Sue

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  6. Hi Kath . . . LOVELY Easter snippets card here. Such a cute image by LOTV.
    We'll be making Easter Egg "boxes" in the After School Hooch Club over at the Playground this week.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  7. Well done on winning, cute card, love the diecuts

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  8. Lovely Eastercard !!!!!I
    Ineke X

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  9. Oh Kath, this really is so adorable! Love the image and the layout/design of your card is perfect!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  10. Adorable card Kath - suer cute image and I love the CAS design.
    Debs xx

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  11. Such a pretty image Kath and colours are beautiful too. I like your layout. Barbxx

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  12. Lovely card a relatively CAS design with a beautiful image and paper

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  13. A super card Kath, such a sweet image and lovely CAS design.
    Pauline
    x

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  14. Fabulous Easter card such cute bunnies.

    Kath x

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  15. Gorgeous card, love the image and your layout,
    Hugs, Kaz x

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  16. Swet little card! I love the cute image! xx

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  17. Fabulous card Kath. Super topper and CAS design xx

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  18. This is really gorgeous, Thank you for playing along with us at Allsorts this week, good luck
    Kevin xx

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  19. This is a fabulous card, Kath! I actually love the effect created by only the snippet panel you had of that pretty paper! It is a keeper of a sketch and you're a winner in my book!! Hugs, Darnell

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  20. A wonderful Easter card!
    Thank you for joining Cuttlebug Mania this time!
    Swissie DT

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