Sunday 8 April 2012

Happy Easter!

Good morning everyone and a Happy Easter to all of you!

I am sitting here in my PJ's having a lazy morning, and enjoying a bit of blog catch up time, after a frenzied couple of days finishing Easter cards and also a knitted blanket for my Great Nephew who came in to the world of April 6th. Mother, father (my nephew!) and baby are all doing well and came out of hospital yesterday, so I am hoping that we will shortly be able to visit the new young family!

I will show his special card another day, but in the meantime.....back to Easter!

Here is a card that I made for my sister.......

The image is from Prairie Fairie, and I have used my favourite technique of the moment - multiple prints, coloured with promarkers and decoupaged.  The lovely papers are from thre NitWits Eggstra special range. I was a bit initmidated by this image when I first pronted it, but it turned out to be a lot easier to colour than I thought, so I was really pleased with the final result!

I am going to enter this in to a few challenges:
Secret Crafter - Easter
Sweet Stamping - Die Cuts and Doodles
Anything Goes - Anything Goes
My Mums Craft Shop - Easter / Animals
Prairie Fairy - Anything Goes
Catch The Bug - Anything Goes

Thanks for stopping by everyone and hope you all have a lovely day.

Sharon x


  1. Gorgeous card and love the sweet image and colours. Thanks for joining us at MMCS Challenge this week.
    Diane xx

  2. Wow, that's lovely!

    And welcome to your new great nephew!

    Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' this week.

    Susan x

  3. Gorgeous card Sharon. Love the image, those chicks are so cute.

    Donna x

  4. Great card and fun image! A new baby in the family is always great! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin this week.

  5. HI and Congrats on the newest member of the family. Wow your cards are so beautiful. I am new to scrapping but I did a project for holding markers, Please come check it out and become a follower. I am now your newest follower. Hugs and God bless!

  6. what a gorgeous Easter Creation, thank you so much for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week
    Hugs and Happy Easter
    Kate x

    ps I have some candy if you are interested :)

  7. Lovely card Sharon! Fab image and gorgeous papers too, such pretty colours. Thanks for joining in at Sweet Stampin' hun :o) Lisa x

  8. Fab image, it made me chuckle. Happy Easter and thank you for joining in at Secret Crafter Saturday challenge. Linda x

  9. Wow I just love your project! Thanks so much for joining our April Anything Goes I hope you will join us again!

  10. Awww...such a cute Easter card!
    Thanks for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge!
    Helen x

  11. Wonderful card, thanks so much for playing along in our Anything Goes Challenge at Catch-the-Bug!


I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon