Sunday, 6 January 2013

An Inkspirational Card!

My good friend Mynnette has just set up a fab new 'Inkspirational' challenge blog, you can find it - HERE.
The first challenge is to use these colours


And here is my card


I have used some Stampin' Up Framelit Dies to create an easel card. Using the largest die to make the card base this will fit very comfortably into a 5" x 5" envelope.
There are 6 dies in the set and I had great fun cutting loads to mat and layer. Basic Black and Very Vanilla were used and then I stamped some windmills from the Sweets for the Sweet stamp set. I used Melon Mambo and Certain Celery inks along with Basic Black for my sticks and sentiment.
Here's what it looks like flat


I added some Basic Rhinestones to the centres of the windmills and the windmills themselves have been raised on Dimensionals.


Materials
Stamps: Sweets for the Sweet
Ink: Basic Black, Melon Mambo, Certain Celery
Card Stock: Very Vanilla
Accessories: Framelits - Windows Frames Collection, Dimensionals, Basic Rhinestones
(Items above highlighted in red are Stampin' Up products and are all available in the current Annual Catalogue. I would be very happy to order any Stampin' Up product for you at any time and have it delivered direct to you door - details are at the top of the page).

Thanks for looking - Jacqueline xx

12 comments:

  1. Awesome easel card, Jacqueline!!! I will have to give this one a go too. Excellent use of the colours - love your windmills. Thanks so much for playing along at Inkspirational challenges xx

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  2. Welcome in Inkspirational! I love the clean look of your card and the fun shape! Those pinwheels are just darling. Looking forward to seeing more of your work!
    - Shauna

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  3. What a stunning card! The pinwheels are great and I love the shaped easel.

    Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges. I hope you've signed up for our follower giveaway and hope you will join us again next week for another challenge.
    Marina

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  4. Hi Jacqueline ,
    Beautiful shaped easel card.Love your windmills.
    Thank you for playing with us at Inkspirational this week!

    Hugs , Annette xx

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  5. This is amazing Jacqueline, I love these framelits you have used to make the card. It sounds like a lot of work to make but has a great CAS look to it. Thanks for joining us on Inkspirational

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  6. Awesome easel card Jacqueline! I am seeing a lot of pinwheels lately and I love them. Yours are so cute on that beautifully shaped card. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational this week!
    hugs,
    Ellen

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  7. AWESOME!! Love the pinwheels, and they are so adorable on the easel card <3 Thank you for joining us at Inkspirational this week, hope to see you again next week:)
    Lisbeth

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  8. This card really IS fun, Jacqueline! I adore that it still looks CAS even though it's a fancy fold and has a few layers! You are totally rocking CAS lately! ;) Thank you SO MUCH for joining us at Inkspirational! I can't wait to see what you make for us next week! :)

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  9. Wow! This is really fancy! Perfect for our challenge. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational Challenges!

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  10. I love shaped easel cads Jacqueline and yours is wonderful, love those bright and cheery pinwheels! So nice to see you playing along with us at Inkspirational! Ruth x

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  11. Hi Jacqueline. Happy New Year! I'm doing a bit of a catch up and saw your lovely easel card. Love the whimsical windmills and fab colours. x

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