Wednesday, April 4, 2012

Patchwork Easter Card


Welcome to Glenda's Cards

I am playing along with the fun sketch challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas. I decided to make an Easter card so I can play along with a few more fun challenges!
The card is 5" x 5" white cardstock and layered with a 4 3/4" square of lavender paper. The nine little squares are cut at 1 1/2". Easter papers are from a friend and other papers are left over from previous projects. This is a good sketch for using small pieces of paper. The fun is laying out the patchwork design! The ribbon is interwoven on the squares for a bit more color and design.

Cricut Cartridge:
Easter 2010 - Egg and shadow are cut at 2 1/2".

Other supplies:
Easter dimensional sticker is from a Walmart pack of handmade stickers. This has been in my stash for a year-maybe two. I thought the sticker would work well with the different colors in my card.
Ribbon is American Crafts - another after Easter clearance!
Paper Studio pearls
Egg is pop-dotted. Versa Magic inking.

Challenges:
Die Cuttin' Divas - Ch. 59 Sketch
Cooking With Cricut - Ch. 80 Easter theme
FCCB - Ch. 105 Egg
My Craft Spot - Ch 50 Easter
Simply Create Too - Ch 10 - Eggs &/or Bunnies ends 4/12
The Sisterhood of Crafters - Celebrating Easter
Krafty Girls - Ch 4 - For Peep's Sake -Easter

Thanks for stopping by. I appreciate your comments!

33 comments:

  1. So cute! I love all the ribbon and the variety of papers you used! Thanks for playing along at Krafty Girls! :)

    Karen
    craftedwithlovebykaren.blogspot.com

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  2. The Easter sticker does work great with your card, Glenda. Looks like Easter, for sure. Well done.--Pat N.

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  3. This is fabulous I love the patch idea!

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  4. OMG! This is gorgeous! Love the design. Fabulous job on the sketch. Thanks for joining us over at DCD.

    Hugs,
    Patty
    creativediva98.blogspot.com

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  5. This is such a great card!AWESOME job with it,Thank you for joining us over at FCCB this week!:)

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  6. Oh Glenda, this is so very pretty! Great job with our challenge, so glad you joined us at FCCB this week!! :)

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  7. Glenda, this is gorgeous! You have a great eye for color. That Easter sticker, which is adorable, works perfectly on this card. I wanted to thank you so much for telling me about Die Cuttin Divas. It kind of makes my day to win a challenge. Have a wonderful Easter.

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  8. Glenda: Love your cute egg. Glad you could join us at Simply Create Too for Challenge #10 – “Eggs and/or Bunnies”.

    Diane
    Simply Create Too Design Team Member
    http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

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  9. Pretty card! So colorful and I love how you added the ribbon too!

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  10. Oh WOW! This is beautiful Glenda! LOVE the patterned egg ... so pretty! And of course the quilting! Wonderful Easter creation! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘EASTER’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  11. Glenda this is just beautiful! Love your egg and the quilting - wow!

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  12. WOW, pretty card! The colors are awesome and I love the polka dot ribbon and pretty pearls. Great job-Hope you have a wonderful Easter!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  13. so pretty and cute at the same time love it

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  14. Love the patchwork look! Thanks for joining us this week at FCCB!
    http://scrapqueen141.blogspot.com/

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  15. You always wow me Glenda:) This is so pretty. I love all the pretty paper choices. Fabulous as always!! TFS and thanks for playing with us at Cooking with Cricut!!
    ~Madison CWC DT Funkycards.blogspot.com

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  16. This is such a grand idea! I am always looking for ways to use up my scrap paper. Love the card. You are so talented my friend.
    {Sheree}

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  17. your card is lovely! You really decorated that egg beautifully! thanks for joining us at fccb and krafty girls!
    ♥ Cyndy

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  18. Gorgeous card Glenda!! Love that blingy egg and ribbon!
    Thanks for playing along at the Die Cuttin' Divas, Krafty Girls and My Craft Spot blogs!
    Candy
    http://candyscraftcorner.blogspot.com

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  19. So adorable!

    Ty for playing along with us at Krafty Girls!

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  20. Beautiful card I love it.Great job on the sketch.
    Thanks for joining us at DCD this week.
    Gerda.
    http://cardscreations.blogspot.com

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  21. Such a beautiful card! Great selection of colors and patterns! Great work!

    Hugs,
    RhoLynda
    http://blossomingbutterflycreations.blogspot.com

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  22. Glenda, this is so incredibly beautiful!!! It has to be one of the best Easter projects I have seen! I absolutely LOVE, LOVE, LOVE it! You knocked this one out of the park! I love how elegant it is. I would LOVE to see this one in person because there are so many beautiful elements added. Wow! I can't come up with enough words to say how Fantabulous I think this is! Thanks so much for joining us at FCCB once again, Dear Friend. Miss having you on the team, but am SO happy to still get to experience your amazing talent through the challenges. Hope you are doing well. :)

    Your Friend,
    Amy Jo - FCCB DT & Follower
    amyjrockstar at gmail dot com
    http://lv2scrapandfibrofacts.blogspot.com

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  23. This card is so beautiful! I love the pearls on the egg and the colors you chose are stunning. I especially the Easter title in the corner and how you used the different blocks together.
    Thanks for playing at CWC!
    Jessica
    http://thecreativestamperspot.blogspot.com

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  24. Glenda love what you did with the sketch. Love the egg and the ribbon between the squares. Thanks for playing with us this week at Cooking With Cricut. Happy Easter!

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  25. What a wonderful card! I love the quilted look - and that egg is gorgeous!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot and at Fantabulous Cricut!

    Kate
    Small Bits of Paper

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  26. Love the papers, the title and the decorated Easter egg. Thanks for linking with us at Cooking with Cricut.
    Hattie
    hattieshaven.blogspot.com

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  27. Great card and love the little squares, which is a great way to use up paper scraps. Also love that egg. Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Sisterhood of Crafters. And a Happy Easter.

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  28. Very beautiful project! Love all those great details in the title.

    Thanks so much for joining our challenge at Cooking With Cricut!

    Kimmi
    http://impressivelyyours.blogspot.com

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  29. I love patchwork and your version is just charming! Beautiful Easter card! Thanks for joining our challenge this week at FCCB!

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  30. Wow, that's impressive. Thanks for playing with us for our Easter challenge over at Krafty Girls.

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  31. This is beautiful! Love all the patterns and colors! Thanks for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!
    Amber

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  32. Beautiful card, Glenda! Love your paper choices. Thanks for linking up this week at Cooking With Cricut.

    ~ Jen

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