Wednesday, 1 April 2015


Here is my second post for today - a bit like buses! I am scheduling both of them as I will be off very early to go and look after Rowan. My daughter has returned to work this week - I really cannot believe it is a year she has been off!

Today sees the start of a new challenge at The Paper Shelter and our theme this week is Easter so we would love to see your creations with an Easter theme.  Here is my card:

Image:  The Paper Shelter 'Peaceful Easter' available here
Papers: The Paper Shelter 'Easter Papers' available here
Colouring Medium: Copics
Dies: Spellbinders Rose Creations, Ribbon Banners and Floral Ovals

Marianne Leaf and Flourish
Cheery Lynn Exotic Butterfly Small 2
Dienamic Stitched Oval
Sentiment: Inca Stamp

Embellishments: Art Institute Glitter for the Butterfly
Milled Lavender DI

As usual there is a fabulous prize for the lucky winner:

Please go and have a look at the rest of the DT makes here for some wonderful inspiration!

Challenges I would like to enter:

Simon Says - Anything goes
Creative Card Crew - Handmade Flowers
Tuesday Throwdown - Easter Theme

Thank you so much for looking and for taking the time to comment, each one is very much appreciated!  


Kelly Lloyd said...

Another beautiful card Susan,, have a great time with rowan, time certainly does fly :-(. They grow up way to quickly too xx

Pop's Cards said...

Good morning sweetie, this is simply gorgeous Hugs Pops x

cotnob said...

A gorgeous card Susan, such a sweet image and beautifully embellished - your rose is stunning.

Nannieflash said...

Hi Suzie, stunning card I love that flower its so pretty, and your card design and your image is just gorgeous. hugs Shirleyxxxxx


Gorgeous and beautiful card Susan love the image fabulous colour's and design
Dianne xx :)

Jacquie Jacobs said...

Hi Suzie,

This is a little stunner, love the shape, design, image, need I go on lol! Beautiful.

Love & Hugs

Jacquie J xxx

aussie aNNie said...

Hi Susan, hope you have fun looking after Rowan, gee time flies too quickly. Wonderful creation here today with gorgeous added goodies...stunning colours too....xx
{aNNie My Personal Blog}

chrissy xx said...

What a Wonderful image this is..LOving your colours Susan. Your butterfly and flower are so pretty too.
Hard to believe how time flies! It seems to go faster for me with being retired! x

Veerle said...

OMGosh Susan this is awesome.
So very very beautiful. I just love everything about this card.
Big hug, Veerle xXX

Melissa Bove said...

Beautiful card! Such a sweet image!! Too cute!

Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge Blog!


Patricia said...

Another super card, love everything about it.
Patricia x

Viv said...

Gorgeous card Susan! x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh my word Susan this is such a beautiful Easter card loving that image and what amazing embellishments, brilliant make.
lorraine x

Chrissy said...

So gorgeous Susan..beautiful image and colouring and love the papers and butterfly and fabulous flower..


Sassy Raggedy said...

What a beautiful card Susan. I love the card shape and the flower is awesome. Wonderful color combo. Hugs, joann

Jacee said...

Very pretty card Susan, love the colour, gorgeous!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Janette said...

Really beautiful Susan, your design is stunning.....
Hope you had a good day....xx

Lorraine said...

This is so pretty Susan, the image looks fabulous and I love the butterfly and pretty flower.
Lorraine x

Sue said...

Gorgeous card Susan, such a pretty image. The flower and butterfly look stunning.
hugs Sue xx

rachel said...

cute card Susan - I hope your day with Rowan went well! Big hugs rachel x

Carol said...

This is so sweet Susan, gorgeous colours. Carol x

mags said...

A gorgeous make Susan. Hope you had a good day with Rowan.

Judith said...

This is just so pretty - such lovely colours and a great design, welcome to the childminding grannys club! - exhausting funby the minute and time goes by sooo quickly hugs Judith x

Anna said...

This is beautiful. Love the coloring and the design :)
Hugs Anna

Anonymous said...

Beautiful. Hasnt the time just gone so quickly ! Hope you had lots of fun and cuddles with Rowan x

stampingvickisvisions said...

Lovely card!! my sister had a bunny that was white when we were growing up and your image reminded me of that. thanks for joining us at creative card crew. fabulous flower.

Unknown said...

Totally fabulous Susan, love this refined colour combination and pretty design, gorgeous make! Hugs, Ira xox
♥Ira’s Crea Corner♥

julie_woolston said...

Stunning card Susan, hope you are enjoying looking after Rowan , I cannot believe it's a year either it's gone so quickly.
Hugs Julie xxx

coops said...

oh wow absolutely stunning susan.really beautiful details and colouring and the image is adorable ;D

xx coops xx

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Oh hun this is stunning!
Hugs Shell xx

Debi said...

Beautiful. Love the shape and the gorgeous flower. Thanks for sharing this with us at Tuesday Throwdown Challenge. Good luck.
Debi DT TT

Einat's Art World said...

Thank you for joining us at Creative Card Crew with this delightful card.
Einat D.T

scrappymo! said...

Gorgeous! Love this beautiful image and lovely design.