Friday, May 11, 2012

For You Mom Lili of The Valley Easel Card


Now it's Friday so that means a Just Because card!
Now with Mothers Day being on Sunday here in the US there are a ton of Mom themed challenges and so I thought I'd play along with them (yes the list is long, probably took me longer to go through the challenges than it did to make the card!)
Challenges:
Paper and Such - Flowers
Do You Stack Up - Flowers (3 entries only)
Lili's Little Fairies - Favorite Tool (My Scor-Pal and Punches/Dies)
Cheery Lynn Designs - Shades of Purple
Crafts 4 Eternity - Color Combo
Crafts and Me - Punches and Dies
Oldie but a Goodie - Die Cuts/Punches (the papers are years old)
Tammys Scrapin Corner - Die Cuts/Punches
Crafty Creations - Frame It
Bunny Zoe - Ribbon or Twine
Lexi's Creations - Ribbon and Lace
Stamps + Fun = Creativity - Pearls and Lace
Papertake Weekly - Cute Cute Cute
Deep Ocean - What a Wonderful Woman
For Fun - For a Woman
Lollipop Crafts - Mamma Mia
Ribbon Carousel - A Word to Your Mother (and something spooled)
Party Time Tuesday - Mums the Word
Critter Sketch - Mom
Kaboodle Doodles - Mom
Pennys Paper Crafty - Mom
Love To Create - For Mom
Use It Tuesday - All About Mom (my hoarded stash are the flower borders and alphabet heart beads)
The Pink Elephant - All About Mom
Tuesday Throwdown - Motherly Love
Especially Made for You - Mothers Day with Ribbon
Always Something Creative - Mothers Day with Pearls and Lace
Stamp N Doodle - Mothers Day
Going Grey - Mothers Day
Creative Stamp Friends - Mothers Day
Addicted to Stamps - Mothers Day
Celebrate The Occasion - Mothers Day (1 entry only)
Crafty Sentiments - Mothers Day (1 entry only)



Card Recipe:
Image - Bunches of Love by Lili of The Valley Medium - Copic Markers
Paper - Unknown (really old, I don't seem to buy a lot of purple)
Punch Around the Page set - Martha Stewart Deco Flowers
Circle Die - Quickutz
Flower Border - Martha Stewart Crafts Die-Cut Adhesive Borders Flowers
Fence Die - Woodgrain Fence by My Favorite Things
Grass Die - Grass Border by Cheery Lynn Designs
Doily Die - English Tea Party by Cheery Lynn Designs
Lace - Hobby Lobby
Flower - Wild Orchid Crafts
Ribbon - Michaels
Pearls - The Paper Studio
Heart Alphabet Beads - Unknown
Brad - The Paper Studio







So if you made it down that huge list to look at the card then give yourself a pat on the back!
Have a wonderful weekend and to all the US Moms have a wonderful Mothers Day on Sunday!
Katie

42 comments:

Catherine said...

Gorgeous card, love the cute image and the fab little tag with the sentiment on.....

Eileen said...

Very sweet ... I love the purple/white gingham doily! The image is super sweet too! Lovely work! Thanks for sharing at Made Especially For You!

NanaConnie said...

Delightful, Katie! Such a perfect fit for our "Motherly Love" challenge theme at Tuesday Throwdown this week. So good to see you playing here with us all the time.
NanaConnie TT DT

Brodders said...

Lovely cute card :) Thanks for playing along with the Papertake Weekly challenge this week and good luck - Jane x

Sonia said...

Totally Gorgeous! GREAT JOB!
Thanks for joining us at Lollipop Crafts. Good Luck!
-Sony LC-DT
Sonia-Studio60

Fluffles said...

What a lovely card & what great use of your die cuts! Thanks for sharing it with us at an OBAG, have a good weekend, Jx

Laura said...

a beautiful card! love the fence, the grace, the pansies, the gingham, the little image.... love it all ! thanks for playing along with us at made especially for you!

Laura said...

a beautiful card! love the fence, the grace, the pansies, the gingham, the little image.... love it all ! thanks for playing along with us at made especially for you!

pinky said...

Very sweet card Katie, love the little heart letters. Thanks for joining us at Crafts4Eternity.
Pinky

pinky said...

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments too.
Pinky

Hazel (Didos) said...

Hi Kate, Ah this is super, what a pretty card, I love the wee bead letters, just right for the Cute theme on Papertake Weekly this week, Thanks for joining in , Hazel (Guest DT)

Daniele said...

such a pretty card, love the doiley
hugs

LynCr said...

Outstanding card love the pansies. Thanks so much for sharing on Stamp n doodle

Joann Burton said...

Katie,
Wow, what a great card. Stunning... I am going to be featuring it on our facebook over at Tammy's Scrapin Corner. Just lovely. Thanks for joining us this week. DT Member Sassy Raggedy

Tammy Ortiz said...

oh I am so glad you are allready featued. I absolutely agree, this card is fantastic.

Thanks for Entering the Challenge
At Tammy's Scrapin Corner.
I hope to see you enter next week!!
Hugs Owner Tammy Ortiz

Sonya said...

Your card is a work of art...so beautiful! Glad you entered this week at UIT!!!

Crystal said...

Beautiful easel card, I love all the details especially the cute little tag & dies you used. Thanks for joining us over at Critter Sketch for our Mother's Day Challenge :)

Purple Card Lady said...

Lovely creation! Thanks for joining us for Tammy's Scrapin Corner Challenge.

StephC said...

My goodness this is absolutely adorable! I love everything about it. Your coloring is fabulous too! So glad you joined us at UIT!

Pauline said...

This is beautiful Katie. Lovely sweet image, and wonderful die cuts.
Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

Schnipsel und mehr...die Papierwerkstatt said...

What a cutie, lovely colors! Your mum must be a great woman.
xoxo Clarissa

Cathy said...

Your card is amazing, I love all the details, I am a fan of purple.
cathyplus5.blogspot.com

Sandy Hulsart said...

Katie, this is just adorable. What a wonderful design and cute image. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Cheery Lynn Designs challenge blog.

Arcy Scraps said...

Wow! Your card is gorgeous! I cant tell you how much I love it!!
Thank you for joining us at ME4Y!
♥ Cyndy

Susie Craft Happy! said...

Absolutely beautiful!!
Thanks for playing along with us at MEFY
Susie

Chrizette said...

Such a cute image! Just love all the detail on your card. Thank you for joining us at Lexi's Creations this time!

Chrizette
DT Member
Celestial Things

Chrizette said...

An easel card is something I must still attempt and yours is definately giving me an urge to try. It is beautiful. Thank you for joining us at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations this week!

Chrizette
DT Member
Celestial Things

thecraftycavalier said...

Wow! Stunningly beautiful. Such a clever, well thought out card. I really love it. Thank you for joining us over at Lili's Little fairies, hugs, Jayne x

Lisa Jane said...

what a fabulous card - so pretty . LOve the punched doily around the image
Thanks for joining us at Oldie but a Goodie
Lisa x

Crafty and Green said...

Just Beautiful Katie!! Thank you so much for playing with us this week at Love to Create Challenge!! Please Come Back and play with us again really soon!!

Many Blessings,
Tina

Mary C said...

Katie this card is just gorgeous. I just love the colors that you used and all the details. Beautiful work! Thanks for playing with us this week at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations.

Julie said...

Just adorable...inside and out! Thanks for joining us at Paper and Such!

Irini said...

Absolutely adorable!!!!!!
Thanks so much for sharing it with us at Use It Tuesday!
hugz
irini

Marie said...

Very cute and super sweet! Thanks for joining us over at For Fun this week.
Love n hugs
Marie

Dilsaver Designs said...

What a beautiful easel card! I love all the details, with the grass and the fence along with your adorable image! Thanks for joining us this week @ CTO for our "Mother's Day" Challenge :)

Ren-Yi said...

What a lovely card. From the lace trim down to the lil lettered beads. I love the scene card that you have established. Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

Esther said...

Oh my gosh, this card is amazing!
Love the darling image and all your pretty details :)
Thank you for joining CTO this week!

Claire Phillips said...

Thanks so much for playing along at Crafty Creations in our Frame it challenge! Good luck with your fabulous entry! Cheers Claire x

Sandy said...

Beautifully done - I love all your cards and your craft room!
Sandy

michele said...

Gorgeous card Kate! So pretty! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs xx

Mimi said...

Congrats! You are one of the Featured Friday players this week on Lollipop Crafts! ;D

Melanie said...

An absolutely gorgeous card!
Thank you soo much for taking part in our "I love you Mom" challenge & good luck in the draw…

Melanie
(DT Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges)