Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Easter Blessings

I wasn't going to make an Easter cards.  I usually don't; I don't think too many people send them out anymore.  Anyway, there were so many Easter challenges out there in blog land, AND I remembered I had this stunning cross image from Eureka Stamps, so I decided to give it a go.

Challenges:
Milk Coffee Challenges--Easter
Sentimental Sundays #202--Embossing (dry or wet)
Eureka Stamps #85--Happy Easter
Our Daily Bread Designs #198--He is risen with pastels
Sweet Stamps--anything goes: embossing
Loves Rubberstamps #99--Easter or spring
Cuttin' And Stampin' #15--Easter
Word Art Wednesday #128--anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Crafty Creations #261--white plus one other color
Digi Stamps 4 Joy #90--Easter or spring
Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2--sketch

Treasured Times Rubber Stamps Challenge--Easter

Supplies:
Stamps: Eureka Stamps "Draped Cross with Thorns"; Flourishes "Easter Blessings" sentiment
Dies/embossing folders: Spellbinders "Radiant Rectangles"; PTI "Boutique Borders: Sympathy" die; Sizzix "Botanicals" embossing folder

16 comments:

PaperDaisies said...

Great take on the sketch. That image has been showcased perfectly. Thank you for joining us over at Loves Rubberstamps. Hugs Nina

Jackie C said...

Wow, great work, well done and good luck!
Hugs, Jackie
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KarinsArtScrap said...

its a beautiful card Heather.
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

Karin

Sandy Fredrick said...

Beautiful design, love the 2 styles of embossed backgrounds and beautiful coloring on the cross. Thank you for joining our blog challenge at SweetStamps.com.

aussie aNNie said...

Beautiful spirit of Easter...thank you for joining in our challenge...
Annie

{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

Rachael Evans said...

Such an elegant Easter card, I love the traditional feel. Thanks for sharing this with us at Sentimental Sundays x

CherylQuilts said...

Oh, Heather, I'm so glad you decided to make this Easter card! It's so beautiful with the lovely cross with the purple drape! Such a wonderful reminder of the price our Savior paid for us! So glad you've joined us this week for the ODBD Shining the Light challenge, as we celebrate our Risen Christ! Hugs!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a gorgeous Easter card Heather!! I just love our pastel colors, the Easter cross with the purple drape and your layout !! What a beautiful card sharing the true meaning of Easter. Thanks for sharing it with us at ODBD this week!!

Rose said...

beautiful :) So glad you joined us on Sentimental Sundays this week.

Alshandra said...

Lovely card. Love the embossing and ribbon you've used and your image is coloured beautifully. Thanks for joining us this week in the ODBD Shining the Light challenge. Elizabeth

Cathy said...

your card is gorgeaous, love the image and embossing. thanks for sharing with us at Cuttin' & Stampin' Challenge.
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Desire Fourie said...

This is a beautiful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘EASTER or SPRING’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
Hugs
Desíre
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
{Doing Life – my personal blog}

Emily said...

Beautiful Easter card, I love the embossing-it's so elegant. Thanks for playing along with Eureka!

alex said...

Very beautiful card, thank you for sharing at DS4Joy, hope to see you again soon {Digistamps4Joy DT Member} Alex x

Athina said...

Great take on the sketch! Beautiful card! Thanks for playing with us at Loves Rubberstamps!

Jody @Treasured Times Stamps said...

Love your card! Thanks for participating in our challenge over at Treasured Times!
~Jody~