Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Easter Eggs

Simon Wednesday Challenge BlogNo matter how early I start I end up in a rush before each holiday. Fortunately, this one doesn't have too far to go & should make it in time. I really wanted to use my Memory Box egg dies for at least one card & decided they'd work great for the current challenges at Dynamic Duos & SSS Wednesday. The soft purple & yellow papers were in my scrap boxes--always nice to use some of them & it qualifies my card for Pixies Snippets Playground.  I die cut the MFT wreath in yellow felt for added texture & used my Wink of Stella pen on the bow & intricate egg layers.  I also added some yellow Stickles to the eggs & an enamel dot to the bow.  The large scalloped circle is a Spellbinder & I stamped it with Impression Obsession Spatter using Versamark. Fun card going to a house with kids, so hopefully it will be enjoyed.  Thanks so much for visiting my blog.



27 comments:

  1. So pretty! I have got to get working on mine...thank goodness they do not need to be mailed. Just hand delivered on the weekend!

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  2. Simply gorgeous Greta. I haven't done many Easter cards this year.

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  3. Just gorgeous Greta, especially the stunning colours.
    luv
    irene
    xxxx

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  4. Very pretty. I like all the texture, it creates lots of interest. I'm sure the kids will love it.

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  5. wow... how beautiful, greta!!

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  6. The purple and gold are so pretty together! What a wonderful Easter card!

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  7. I'm with you about the holiday thing. I start in advance and then the holiday is here and no cards are sent... or finished. How does that happen? You card is lovely. I love purple and yellow, they are so Easter-y.

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  8. Hello Greta,
    What a beautiful palette you have chosen for this card; it relates, such warmth.
    I love the shape as well.
    Smiles :-)
    Sue

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  9. Oh my gosh how CUTE is this!! Love the shape of your card and those eggs are wonderful!!

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  10. I'm in the same boat as you Greta! Was still working on Easter cards today! I love how you decorated the pretty felt wreath with the eggs!! So festive!

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  11. Very creative with your use of the felt Greta, such a pretty shaped card. Lovely colors too!!!

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  12. AWESOME Easter card! The egg dies are wonderful and I love that you stuck to the two challenge colours and added interest with the different textures and glitz. Great job! Thanks for joining the Dynamic Duos again this week!

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  13. What a fantastic shaped card, Great!! So darling for Easter!! I'm sorry I've been missing because of all the stuff going on here getting ready for Easter and company. I just love springtime. I was caught up short getting my Easter cards out the door, too. It's nice to know I'm not the only one! I hope all is going well with Fritz. He looks so very handsome with his haircut!! Happy Easter!! Hugs, Darnell

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  14. WOW...WOW...Greta, this is FABULOUS and GORGEOUS!
    I love the design & the pretty colors! Beautifully done!

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  15. Really pretty Greta! Gosh I so love that Easter egg die. And the colours you used are beautiful too,

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  16. Wow, Greta! I like the shape and how you did the eggs and the bow and leaves too!

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  17. Sweet eggs, I love that MB die!

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  18. Wonderful easter card, happy easter to you and all!

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  19. Such a pretty color combo - so spring-y, Greta. Happy Easter to you and yours.

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  20. WOW!!Beautiful card!!!Love it!Wishing you and yours a Blessed Easter!!!

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  21. This is a pretty card, Greta! Love the combination of the wreath with the eggs! Have a peaceful Easter!

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  22. Hello my dear Friend
    Your card is marvelous
    I wish you a fantastic Easter!!
    Greetings from Paris~

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  23. Oh goodness, Greta, how adorable is this flower-shaped card with the darling eggs! Yellow and purple - my favourite Easter combination! Sweetness, plus - and yes, guaranteed that the family it's heading to will be as thrilled with it as I am! Fabulous!! Hugs~c

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  24. This is so fun! Another great shaped card!

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  25. I can tell you that your card was very much enjoyed by the kids. My daughter absolutely loved it! Thank you for brightening our holiday. I hope you had a happy Easter Sunday.

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