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Friday, March 30, 2012

Happy Easter

I am back to share something a little bit cute today, just to' mix it up a bit!'  One of the things about selling your cards is that you have to do a variety of styles, not all of them your own 'comfort zone!'

I have had this image for over two years *head hung in shame* and decided it was time to get it onto a card, especially with Easter approaching so quickly.

I have cute the image out using the Spellbinders Labels Twenty One, using the Die Template as a mask before taking the image out - I always love the look of this technique.  My Die has been cut using the Spellbinders Grand Calibur® Machine .  Some added Bakers Twine and a button.

Shimmer added to the egg shell - using 3D Kindy Glitz

Finishing off with a sentiment and some brads. 

This card is for the following challenges:
4 Crafty Chicks - Easter
Aud Sentiments Challenge - a project with the sentiment "Happy Easter"
Charisma Cardz - Easter
Crafty Purple Frog - Anything goes
Moving Along With The Times - Cute and Cuddly
Paper Play - Easter
My Mum's Craft shop - use a rubber stamp
Ruby's Rainbow - Easter  
Top Tip Tuesday - Easter & or Animals

Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!
{{{hugs}}}

25 comments:

  1. Very cute, and definitely not your usual style :-)
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  2. Great cheeky chick card hun, love how you have used the Nestie to ink the frame. Hugs Sxx

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  3. Hi Linda

    Thanks for being such an encourager and visiting my blog. I love the card in this post... it is soooooooooooo cheerful and bright. Someone is going to be very happy to receive it.

    Wishing you a super weekend.

    Wendy xx

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  4. this is gorgeous! i love the image and the way you used the twine!

    thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

    hugs and kisses from germany,
    silvi xoxo

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  5. Linda, that's so so cute!
    Hugs and smiles

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  6. What a great image! A lovely easter card! Thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week!

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  7. Lovely and thanks so much for playing our Easter/Crazy Egg Challenge at 4 Crafty Chicks!

    Leanne DT 4 CC

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  8. Thanks for the tip about using the die as a frame. Lovely cheerful, cute card. Perfect for Easter.

    Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow Challenge this week.
    xxxx

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  9. Thanks for playing along and showing us what Easter means to you. Cute card, I like your choice of colours and design.

    Cheers,
    Kasey ~ in Oz
    Guest Designer @ 4CCC

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  10. Love the layout! Such a bright and cheery card! So glad you joined us at Aud Sentiments!

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  11. Love little chicks at Easter. This os simply beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Delightful Sketches, and hope to see you back next week.
    Hugz,
    Christine Dt at Delightful Sketches

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  12. Fabulous card!

    thank you for joining in the fun with us at Ruby's Rainbow for our "Easter " challenge

    Hope you will join us again soon

    Hugs Shaz x

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  13. Fabulous card love those cheeky chicks and your bright colouring. Thanks for joining us at TPS, good luck with the challenge. hugs Shirleyxxxx

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  14. Another gorgeous card to add to your collection, thanks for joining us in the Easter Challenge at Scrapbook Sisters. Have a great weekend, Julie.x

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  15. aww this is so cute love the image thanks for joining us at MMCS hugs Jill xx

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  16. What a perfect easter card with lovely spring colours - those chicks are just adorable thanks for playing along at MAWTT this week hugs Judith x

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  17. AAAwwwww So cute. Love it! Great job Linda. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter, good luck and hope to see you again.
    Hugs
    Tracey
    xx

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  18. Lovely Easter card. The image is so cute and love the die cutting. Thanks for joining us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges.
    Mags
    x

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  19. So cute Linda, thanks for joining us at Crafty Purple Frog this time. Carol DT x

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  20. Just Gorgeous! Thank you for playing along at Charisma Cardz this time x

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  21. Sweet card. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter. Good luck
    Hugs
    Kat xx

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  22. Very beautiful card. Thanks for playing at Crafty Purple Frog.
    Hugs Nataliya

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  23. Love your sweet 'Cute & Cuddly' card, thanks for sharing it with us at MAWTT and good luck with the challenge
    Hugs Laurie xx

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  24. Gorjuss, thanks for joining us at Charisma Cardz this week.
    Shell xxx

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  25. A super card

    Thankyou for joining us at RRC for our Easter challenge

    Ang x

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Thank you for your comment, I read and appreciate each one - you make my day! {{hugs}}}