Sunday, 5 April 2015

Easter extravaganza

Happy Easter everyone. I have been busy putting together some Easter goodies for my big and small babies ;0) The big babies (youngest 26!) will find some of these in the selection for this year

You will have already seen the tag I have made for my son...here it is attached to his Easter goodie bag.
I have also shown the other tags I have made on previous posts so my challenge project today to share is the Easter card I made for my Hb.

I started by using my lovely big tulip stamp to stamp over some hessian covered card.




Next I printed out one of my Nicecane Designs images. I used the image from this great chick sheet  and I also fussy cut out some of the butterfly twitches sheet from here. There are some perfect spring images in the web shop there.





I die cut some feathers and coloured them with my Bister
pigments







I then gathered together a few other elements and put my card together.









Here is the finished piece.
I would like to enter my card into the following fun challenges, thank you.


Not just cards anything goes
That Craft Place easter/spring
Crafting from the heart anything goes
Artistic Inspirations anything goes with a twist of flowers
Try it on Tuesdays they who have wings
The Emerald Faeries spring flowers/Easter
Creative Inspirations anything goes
Noor! anything goes
Die cut Divas in the garden
The Artistic stamper flora and fauna
Crafting for all seasons animal magic
Loves rubberstamps fave embellishment, I have lots but one of them is ribbon.
Our Creative Corner colour your world - spring
Crafty Boots Easter
Papertake weekly take your pick I went for "oval" - my image is cut with an oval die.
Crafty ribbons Easter

I am off to my birthday lunch very soon. It will be so lovely to see the family. Daisy finally took off by herself last week and is walking completely independently. I can't wait to share some Nanna cuddles (and of course hugs with my big babies too ). I will let you know if my Hb's amazing lemon cake tastes as good as it looks. He loved reading your kind supportive comments.  Wishing all my blogging friends a very happy and peaceful Easter. Thanks for visiting and for taking the time to comment on all my Easter posts. It has certainly been a very creative break and I still have 3 more days off work. It would just be good if we can get some more sunshine...it does look quite hopeful for today.

Back soon,

Bye for now,

Jane x



30 comments:

  1. So beautiful a gorgeous design. Thanks for playing Crafty Ribbons challenge good luck love and hugs Carole x

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  2. Lots of yummy chocolate, mmmmm! Love your Easter card, the burlap base is fabulous! Wonderful treatment of the egg and the feather! Happy Easter :)

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  3. Beautiful Easter inspired card Jane!
    They're never to big for chocolate in my experience!
    There will be no stopping Daisy now! :)
    Have a lovely birthday/Easter lunch.
    V x

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  4. Great card. I love the stamping on hessian and those fabulous butterflies Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  5. this is gorgeous Jane - the burlap looks awesome - fabulous - hope your Easter was fab! Hugs rachel x

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  6. Gorgeous, your feathers and butterflies are stunning.
    Julie x

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  7. This is gorgeous Jane!
    Thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY with this amazing project!
    xxx
    Susi

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  8. Oh my.. I forgot to tell you how impressed I was with your husband's cake making in my comment last post.. so.. WOW, HB.. you rock!! Have fun at the party!

    *H*A*P*P*Y* * *B*I*R*T*H*D*A*Y*!*!*!*

    and..

    *:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*
    *H*A*P*P*Y* *E*A*S*T*E*R*!*!*
    *:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*~*:._.:*

    ((hugs)), Teresa :-)

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  9. Sure do like the looks of ALL that chocolate! I love cadbury and lindts! Daisy will be running after the Easter bunny next year : ) Love that your husband made your cake, now that is really special. I hope your next three days off are wonderful and SUNNY! xoRobin

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  10. A very happy Easter to you and yours, Jane! What lovely sweet treats you've been sharing - I would have to go with the white bunny, my fave when it comes to chocolate, though I'd much rather a cheese one!?
    Hope you had a wonderful lunch out and enjoyed the fabulous weather -we managed to get a day out at Erddig house (I'm hoping to post piccies tomorrow) Enjoy the rest of your bank holiday weekend - they go so quickly! Hugs, Lisa x

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  11. Love your wonderful butterflies.

    So glad you joined us at Die Cut Divas.

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  12. I love Cadbury eggs. Finally found some at a decent price. Your cards are lovely. My daughter and I dyed 7 hardboiled eggs last eve. Been a long time since I have done that. Our two grands were here today. Fun!! Have a happy week my friend.

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  13. Beautiful, rich easter card. Thank you for sharing it with us at TioT. Happy Easter!

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  14. Lovely card so much detail thanks gor playing at crafty ribbons

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  15. Lots of lovely chocolate, and a very pretty Easter card, Jane....you have been busy! Hope the sun shines on you for the rest of your holiday!
    Helen xox

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  16. Lovely Easter creations.

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  17. what a amazing chocolate candies Jame and all over I love your unnusual creation,,,,so colorful so stunning, love the Easter picts and the perfect touch working eith my butterflies,,,,you are Rock,,, I hope you wish a very happy Easter.

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  18. What a sweet post dear Jane!
    I hope your Luncheon was everything you had imagined!
    Hugs~

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  19. Fabulous Easter card, I love how you have used the hessian. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  20. so pretty, love your embellishments! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

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  21. lovely card, thanks for joining in at Creative Inspirations this week and good luck.
    CraftyNatalie {DT}

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  22. Fabulous creation for our challenge of Animal Magic. Love it ..do hope you join us again...xx
    {Crafting For All Seasons DT Member}

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  23. Hello Jane, I hope you had a lovely Easter weekend. Enjoying your tulip stamp and all of your spring creations!! Happy, creative week....Are you working in your studio yet??!!
    Anne xx

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  24. stunning. So happy you have joined us in Die Cut Divas this month

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  25. I knew when I saw the chocolate at the beginning of your post it was a promise of good things to come-and I was right! Your card is stunning! Love those Spring images! So pleased you joined us at TIOT! Chrisx

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  26. Another gorgeous project! Thank you for entering it in our challenge at Our Creative Corner. Happy Spring! xxx Laurie

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  27. Gorgeous again and I love the butterflies. Thanks for joining us at Noor Design UK for our Anything Goes challenge.
    Tracy x

    Owner - Noor Design UK


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  28. Thanks for joining us in our Animal Magic challenge. Great project!
    Hugs
    Fiona Crafting For All Seasons DT x

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  29. Wow, beautiful burlap panel with lovely butterflies and ester image.
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at Artistic Stamper this month.

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  30. I'm playing catch up! What a beautiful project with a gorgeous tag and lots of chocolate which I'm sure has all disappeared by now! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Our Creative Corner. Julia x

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Thanks so much for leaving a comment; I really enjoy reading every single one of them.
Jane x