Happy Birthday With Love

Whoopsi Daisy has some of the most beautiful images and for such reasonable prices too – I’m not just saying this because I’m on their Design Team either!  You can get four images for less than what most digi companies charge for just one, plus right now, they are having a buy one get one free sale!  You really should check it out!  This week Whoopsi Daisy is sponsoring Stampin With The Dragon who’s theme is “Things With Wings”.

I created an easel card using an image from sheet#316.  I love this set – I just got it this morning.  I used some digi papers from Scrapbooks Gone Digital to paper piece her dress and as the background paper.  I used a paper doily and “antiqued” it.  I made my own stick pins using some hat pins and beads.  The two butterfly charms on the upper right side were actually from a Cookie Lee bracelet I purchased (just especially to use on cards).  I cut all the swirly Flourishes using Sizzix Die Flourishes #11.  I punched the large butterfly on the lower right side using a Martha Stewart punch.  The smaller butterflies were cut using a Sizzix die I got from Stampin’ Up, it is called “Embosslits Beautiful Wins”.  I used my Martha Stewart edge punch on the brown strips both on the bottom and the one that is buried on the top half.   I used the lower half of a feather under the stick pins and the upper half of a feather under the fan charm on the bottom.  The bow on the top right was made using some ribbon I got from Close To My Heart.  All the roses came from I Am Roses.  The green/white lace is some old lace I came across at a garage sale.

Thanks for looking!

Stampin’ For The Weekend – Shabby Chic using Photo Inspiration

Make It Monday – anything goes

The Pink Elephant – inspirational photo

There’s Magic In The Air (Paper Cupcakes) – Children’s Birthday

Craft Your Passion Challenges – easel cards

Hooked On Craft Challenges – More Than One Fold

Kaboodle Doodles Challenge Blog – Show Us Some Green

Paper Creations Ink – Spring Is In The Air

Clear It Out Challenge blog – You Make Me Smile (use up something not normally found in your craft room –my bracelet)

Creative Card Crew (up to 3 entries) – Vintage

Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT Challenge Blog – Anything Goes

Craft-Room Challenge (3 entries) – shabby vintage

Deep Ocean Challenge Blog – Butterflies

Aud Sentiments Challenge Blog –Song title (happy Birthday…)

Simon Says stamp Challenges – Bit O’ Green

Flutter By Wednesdays (must include a butterfly, fairy or angel – 1 entry per week) – create a card for a child using a butterfly, fairy or angel

Digi Doodle Shop Challenges – people

Shelly’s Images Blog (up to 5 entries) – Anything Goes

Crafty Ribbons Challenge – Birthday

Crafty Purple Frog Challenge – Pink & Girly

Prairie Fairy Fridays – Distress It

Frosted Designs (1 Entry per Person) – Things With Wings

Phindy’s Place (enter up to 3 times) – Spring Has Sprung

Simply Create Too (enter up to 3 times) – It’s Spring???

Crafter’s Companion Monthly Challenge Blog – spring

Joanna Sheen Challenge – Spring/Easter

Crafty Calender Challenge – Spring Clean (get out old stash – the lace, the beads I used for the optional challenge “create your own embellishments”)

Sugar Creek Hollow – Layers

Digi Design Challenge Blog – Pastels

Little Miss Muffet Challenges – Easel, Shaped or Step Card

Paper Crafting Journey – Pretty Pastels

Card Mad Fairy’s Digi Days Challenge – Add A Sentiment

Hotshot Craft Blog – Ribbons

The Stamp Man Challenge blog – Vintage Theme Challenge

Little Darlings Challenges – Spring Is In The Air

Ruby’s Rainbow – Lace

Sisterhood Of Crafters (no more than 3 entries) – Birthday

Celebrate The Occasion – Any Occasion (must Use Metal)

Digital Tuesday Challenge – Think Spring

Everybody Art Challenge – Easel Card

Paper Take Weekly Challenge – For The Girls…or Mum

Stamp and Create – Paper Piecing

Paper Sundaes – Feminine Flair

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41 comments on “Happy Birthday With Love

  1. Great card – very cute image x
    Thanks for playing along with us at paper crafting journey this fortnight & good luck x
    ((hugs)) Suzie xoxo

  2. I’m sorry I’m so late with my comment this week!
    Thank you for sharing your beautiful creation with the Ladybugs and I hope you will join us again soon
    Laurie x

  3. Gorgeous card!

    thank you for joining in the fun with us at Ruby’s Rainbow for our “Lace ” challenge

    Hope you will join us again soon

    Hugs Shaz x

  4. Very pretty! Love all the swirls and flowers!

    Thank you for playing along in our Pink and Girly challenge over at The Crafty Purple Frog Challenge Blog!

    Hugs,
    Wendy

  5. Beautiful card.Full of detail and her dress looks so pretty.Thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges.Hope to see you again next week 😀
    Lisa x

  6. Such a pretty image! Love that paper and this whole card is jut gorgeous!
    Thanks for joining us at SCH this week!

    Holly SCH DT

  7. so lovely – you sure nailed the layer challenge at Sugar Creek…love your shabby chic style.
    thanks so much for including Sugar Creek Hollow in your challenges (-:
    Linda
    SCH DT

  8. Your Easel card is really gorgeous and such a pretty image. The flowers and embellishments really show her off beautifully.
    Thanks so much for joining in with us at The Stampman this time.
    Hugs Lisax

  9. What a beautifully detailed easel card and your stick pins are wonderful! Thanks for joining us @ CTO for our “Any Occasion (must use metal)” challenge 🙂

  10. OMG! Your card is fabulous!!! Love the coloring and the papers are just perfect as are the pretty embellishments. Thanks so much for sharing your creativity with us for our “Inspired by a Song” challenge at Aud Sentiments.

  11. The colours and the details and embellishment of this card are just gorgeous. I really love the layered flourishes under your roses and the sweet image. Thanks so much for joining us at TIMITA.

    Danie – Paper Cupcakes DT

  12. This is Gorgeous Also!!! I have been playing feathers lately too!! Fun … Thanks for joinin us at Hooked on Craft!!!! Good Luck!! Hugs Michelle 🙂

  13. Gorgeous!!! I love the feather ~ it is unexpected and adds just the right “softness” to your beautiful card!! Thanks for joining us this week at Frosted Designs!!!

  14. Lovely Spring inspired card Karen!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at The Pink Elephant this week!!
    ~Sheri

  15. Gorgeous easel card. Love the design, the fabulous papers and your beautiful embellishments. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Purple Frog challenges this week. Good luck. Hugs, Jill x

  16. Oh this is awesome, I just love easel cards and your embellishments are fabulous. thanks for joining us at Clear it Out and hope to see your talented work again.

  17. This is gorgeous. Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew this time and good luck.

    Hugs
    Cathy
    xxxxx

  18. Such a gorgeous card! I love the design and the embellishments complement it beautifully. Thanks for joining in with our Shabby/Vintage challenge over at the Craft-Room, and good luck.

    Maria x

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