Sunday, March 14, 2010

...thinking of you....

This has been such a crazy busy day...running kids here there everywhere! I totally love day they will all be gone and I will miss these days! I was able to sneak in the craft room and get a little creative. I have to say that easel cards are one of my favourite I thought I would try something a little different and make the top part an arch. This wonderful "White Queen" from the new digital Spesch Stamps company is so perfect I thought to have her in her own little garden. I hope it looks ok! To create my arch I cut a piece of cardstock into a rectangle and then placed a dessert plate on top and traced an arch. Voila it seems to have worked!

I am going to put this easel card into Flutterby Wednesdays challenge! I actually found a butterfly punch... so I am good to go!
Enjoy what is left of the weekend....


  1. Wow Christine! This is stunning!! Love it! Such a pretty little scene! and yay for finding a butterfly punch! Thanks so much for playing along with my flutter by challenge!!

  2. This is beautiful, Christine you're so clever thinking up these little scenes. Just perfect for a Princess!!
    Angela x

  3. What a stunning creation. You hope it looks okay! Girlfriend it looks amazing. Looks like something from a Disney movie! Such soft pastels and how creative of you to change up the easel to form an arch. Tracey knew what she was doing when she plucked you to be on her team, just wonderful!

    Thanks for the head up re the Flutterby Challenge, new to me. I did go ahead and post my card to the challenge.

    Bravo Christine, outstanding!!!

  4. This is lovely Christine. Love the little scene and the soft colours.

    Kat x

  5. Oh WOW Christine, your creativity never ceases to amaze me!! This is fantastic - the arch is so perfect and makes this card so super special! All your details are fabulous - a stunning garden scene! Absolutely loving the 'White Queen' image - Tracey made a superb choice asking you for her DT!!
    Hugs, Danielle

  6. Oh wow Christine, this is amazing. You have created a gorgeous scene, its so clever and so beautifully put together - I love it!

  7. A very sweet card Christine, love your little scene.

  8. WOW!! It's absolutely GORGEOUS!! LOVE the scene and The White Queen looks beautiful there!

  9. Hahaha everyone is so right about me picking you. Was one of the best decisions to pick you and the other ladies to be on the team.

    This is positively gorgeous, amazing, beautiful. You have done a wonderful job colouring her. Great job.

  10. Gosh Christine, you sure have been creative recently! I can't keep up! This is another stunner! The leafy arch is a perfect idea for your garden scene and your white queen strolling by the picket fence is a real cutie and beautifully coloured. Fab! More hugs to you! Lesley

  11. WOWSER this is STUNNING!!!!! Truly inspirational Christine!

  12. Fabulous, adorable card, such wonderful details Christine.

  13. Hi Christine wow what a fabulous easel card, love that image, any little lass would love it. With love and hugs Shirleyxxxxx

  14. Fantastic card, Just a little variation and the card is totally transformed. Great initiative. Elaine

  15. How can you say hope it looks OK. It looks GORGEOUS. I absolutely love it. So soft and so pretty. That arch is so lovely and I am loving these new images. Marianne x

  16. Wowwwwwww, girl, that leafy arch is amazing! So beautiful!

  17. Love the shape, image, colors, scenery, border, have I missed something? Yes, the butterflies, gorgeous! Hugs Nilla

  18. This is so pretty, Christine! Love the easel cards too. Love the bling and those little butterflies!

    Thanks for joining us at Flutter By Wednesday!

  19. Wow, Christine, this is gorgeous. I love how you try new and different things. This is a winner with that arch across the top. Such a pretty image and so beautifully colored. Have you checked out the incredible prize for our Copics Anniversary celebration? You need to - it's awesome! TFS another beautiful project. Hugs,

  20. Hi there Christine
    you have made the most delicious Easel card here, I just love making scenes, so its right up my street.
    hugs chris xx

  21. Hi Christine,
    I have my internet back so I'm catching up...This is absolutley gorgeous I love the image and the scene you have made is just perfect..gorgeous soft colours as well...I love it..
    Mandy xx

  22. This is so pretty Christine, I love what you have done with the leaves.

    Liza x

  23. OOOh Christine soooo fabulous!! you did a beautiful job with her. love the whole layout of the card!! hmmmm i think i see a couple of new punches i'm going to have to get. LoL
    Have a great weekend.

  24. Oh man this one is killing me. I have to say I truly feel this is your ultimate best card. I want to buy it off you so bad. Amazing, amazing, amazing, I am beyond words on this one.
    Hugs xx


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