Monday, 26 March 2012

Easter card with Nature Walk

Morning all - it's Monday again so that means it's time for a new challenge over at Make My Monday. This week the challenge is to make a New Life card. It has to be spring themed too as that's this month's theme.
So New Life can include such things as Easter, Babies, Animals or even a New Home.
I chose to do an Easter card - the egg stamp in Nature Walk is excellent for this - take a look


This is a twisted easel card and I have repeat stamped the eggs and then coloured them in using pencils in pastel shades. (Don't you think they look a bit like choccie mini eggs?) The bird from Nature Walk fits in perfectly as does my lovely Young Vermillion. To prop up the card I have added a nest and eggs bought locally at a shop in town.
Punched flowers and pearls add a finishing touch (and also hide a couple of smudges!!!).
Thanks for looking - please pop over to the blog and take a look at what my fellow DT ladies have done too - see you soon - Jacqueline xx

5 comments:

  1. I love this Jacqueline! Those eggs make a fantastic background (and yes, they do look a bit like the chocolate variety!) The birds work brilliantly together too! Hope you had a good weekend. Vicky x

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  2. What a brilliant background - and I agree with you and Vicky, they do look like mini eggs... can't wait for Lent to be over for some chocolate scoffing time! I really like the little nest as a stopper.

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  3. LOVE the way you've colored in your eggs--and made them into DSP!!! :) I also just adore the bright pink and blue together! :)

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  4. A gorgeous card Jacqueline and the eggs and nest add a perfect finishing touch.
    Hugs, Fliss xx

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  5. Mmmm...one of my many favourites. Cadbury's chocolate mini eggs ...yes you're right they do look like them! Your card is perfect ...the addition of the birds nest is wonderful!

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