Saturday, April 5, 2014

Happy Easter with Easter Poppy!

OK, here goes with another Easter card, I did warn you that I love making these, and today features the brand new Easter Poppy from Pink Gem Designs.
I gave her a Shabby Chic style with inking, trim, fabric and burlap, it was a lot of fun to make.

Paper Crafting Journey - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
Through The Craftroom Door - Anything Goes (2 entries only)
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes (5 entries only)
Jo's Scrap Shack - Anything Goes (3 entries only)
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes
Craftin Desert Divas - Anything Goes
Loves Rubber Stamps - Anything Goes
Creative Moments - Anything Goes/Things with Wings (3 entries only)
Artistic Inspirations - Anything Goes/Easter Colors
Simply Create Too - Easter or Bunnies (3 entries only)
Auds Sentiments - Easter or Spring Sentiment (5 entries only)
Lexi's - Easter (2 entries only)
Craft For The Craic - Spring or Easter (5 entries only)
City Crafter - Spring or Easter
Going Grey - Spring 2 (entries only)
Milk Coffee - Spring (3 entries only)
Digi Choosday - Flower Power (2 entries only)
Just Add Ink - Just Add Layers
Digi Stamps 4 Joy - Add Wings
The House That Stamps Built - Things with Wings
Alphabet Challenge - D is for Die Cuts
Top Tip Tuesday - Cute (3 entries only)
Craftitude - Corrugated Cardboard
Crafters Cafe - Kraft and Corrugated Cardboard
Crafty Hands - Shabby Chic (3 entries only)
4 Crafty Chicks - Color an Image
Fantastic Tuesday - Patterned Paper (and square) (2 entries only)

Card Recipe:
Image - Easter Poppy
Medium - Copic Markers
Corrugated Cardstock - DCWV
Green Plaid Paper - The Delightful Stack by DCWV
Other Paper - Scraps
Sentiment - Bo Bunny
Burlap Flower - Hobby Lobby
Fabric Butterfly - Recollections
Trim - May Arts
Ribbon - Hobby Lobby
Button - Unknown
Twine - Crop Stop
Doily Die - Lifestyle Crafts

I used the colorless blender on Poppy's sweater to give it a little fuzzy look and added a touch of ink to the mats to give a little shabby chic feel to it.
I hope you enjoyed this and be sure play in our "Ribbon and Lace" challenge at A Gem of A Challenge you have until Friday to get your entries in!



Desire Fourie said...

Oh wow this is just packed with gorgeousness, from the beautiful monochromatic greens to the little ruffle at the bottom.
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Unknown said...

Fabulous Design....thank you for your valued support in entering our challenge, without you we would have no challenge. Good Luck in the draw.....and I do hope you will join us again next week...for another fab challenge....
Suzy B Owner Fan-Tastic Tiuesday

Leanne said...

She is so cute, love those ears. Awesome coloring and nicely done layout. Nice soft looking card. Way to go! Thanks for entering our Color a Stamped Image at 4 Crafty Chicks!

Leanne DT@4CC

~ginny said...

Welcome back Katie! I'm getting so I can spot your work and say "Oh, that's Katie's!" You have the Copic & layering skills and always have interesting elements added! The burlap flower and material butterfly in this design and that fabulous button prove my point! Thank you for sharing your project & unique creativity with us!
DT for Aud Sentiments: [#103 "Easter or Spring Sentiment"]
RubberMAD (

Anonymous said...

Absolutely gorgeous, love the textures!
Helen x

Shelly said...

oh my gosh, gorgeous image and unbelievable coloring!

Thank you for sharing with us a Craftin Desert Divas!
Make sure you check out our April Stamp release. The FUN starts April 22nd, hope to see you there!
Shelly DTM

Anonymous said...

So adorable! Great coloring!Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Blossom Cards said...

lovely cute card and image thanks for sharing with lexis creations this week Rachel DT

Ros Crawford said...

Katie this is gorgeous!! Beautiful image and perfect colouring ... Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Blankina said...

What a beautiful Easter image and lovely flowers, glad you have joined Loves Rubberstamps , please do not forget to join our sunday inspirational bloghop too,
Hugs Blankina

Desire Fourie said...

Back with my dt hat on:
This is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘ADD WINGS’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

KarinsArtScrap said...

so sweet and very beautiful Katie.
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}


Holly AKA KopyKat said...

fabulous flower and butterfly, love this cute image and the great design. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

Marcy said...

This is gorgeous! Love the pretty image and that tulle trim is fantastic! Thanks so much for joining our challenge over at Loves Rubberstamps! :)

Hazel said...

Thank you for sharing your lovely creation for Lexi's challlenge 113: Easter, Hazel, GDT x

~ Jo ~ said...

Gorgeous Design Katie! I LOVE the color scheme and this image is beautifully colored. Love the burlap mixed in! Thanks for joining us this week in our FFC!
♥ Jo's Scrap Shack ♥

Mandy Chilvers said...

the fabric flower and butterfly are wonderfully shabby! Thanks for joining us on CraftyHands :-)

cass said...

Very cute and a lovely designed card, wonderful embellishments, thanks for joining us at Crafters Cafe this week

Margaret said...

Very cute. Great design. Thanks for joining us at DigiStamps4Joy for this challenge.
Margaret, DT

sue t. said...

Very cute and I love the color- green my fav color! Thanks for joining us at Simply Create Too!

alex said...

Wow love your sweet image and beautiful design, thank you for playing at Creative Moments, hope to see you again soon
{Creative Moments Owner}
Alex x

Unknown said...

This is packed with tons of gorgeousness Katie! Love her. Thanks so much for playing with AudSentiments. Good luck!

Emily Thubbron said...

Love the design of your card. The image is colored beautifully and I love how you used the cardboard. Thanks so much for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe for our Kraft/Corrugated Cardboard challenge
Emily T
DT Member

paper fun said...

Really beautiful, Katie. So sweetly colored and beautiful embellishments.

Thanks for joining us at Alphabet Challenge Blog.


Unknown said...

Love the texture on this.Many thanks for joining the crafty hands challenge and good luck!!! Melissa (DT)

MC said...

I LOVE the tulle trim and the burlap flowers, as well as the image and the turquoise! Gorgeous!

Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments. Love, Marie-Clare from xx

Unknown said...

What an adorable card. Love the colors. Thanks for playing at Paper crafting journey. We hope to see you next challenge. good luck.

Mayras Designs said...

This is beautiful !!! I love the image and colors !!! Stunning card !! Thank you so much for linking up with us at Craftin' Desert Divas !!

Mayra DTM

Sammy said...

Adorable image and gorgeous embellishments! Thanks for playing along with the current CraftyHands challenge. Sammy-x

Joyce Tompkins said...

I adore the burlap flower! Thanks for playing along with Jo's Scrap Shack Funday Friday Challenge.

Angela said...

Very beautiful! Love the colours and the flower and butterfly details.
Great Card.

Thanks for taking part in the Craft for the Craic challenge,

Anonymous said...

Gorgeous card hunny so cute! love the butterfly and flower too! Thanks for Playing along with us this time at Top Tip Tuesday Challenge, hugs Samantha :0)