Friday, March 2, 2012

Spring Swing

Here's my first spring card for this year... I am really in spring mood now, even though the weather changed back to being grey after the last couple of sunny days.

I used one of those gorgeous Paper Shelter Digis for my card...



Stamp: "Spring Swing" from The Paper Shelter,
Sentiment:WordArt
Ink pad in pink, light blue & dark blue
Colours: Polychromos from Faber Castell, Joy Crafts Decorative Chalks
Sketch: Pink Gem
Dies: Spellbinders Nestabilities, Magnolia Doohickeys
Embossing folder "flowers" from Crafts-Too
Stickles, buttons, gems, plain papers and cardstock from my stash.


I am entering the card in the following challenges: 

allsorts challenge 143 - it's your choice
pink gem challenge 40 - Sketch 
cutie pie challenge 12 - flower power 
simon says stamps challenge - anything goes 
cards und more challenge 48 - glitzern und funkeln 
the paper shelter challenge 53 - fancy folds 
cute card thursday challenge 206 - signs of spring 
digi doodle shops best challenge 97 - pink and green 
do you stack up challenge 61 - things with wings 
bunny zoe's crafts challenge 21 - celebrations  (celebrating spring)
deep ocean challenge 20 - spring 
creatalicious challenge 31 - lace 
bastelmuehle challenge 32 - rosa, hellgrün, hellblau  
emerald faeries challenge 19 - embossing wet / dry 

14 comments:

  1. Wow I love spring cards. The bright and vibrant colours make me smile and I love how you've designed this into a center fold card;) Thanks for playing at Cutie Pie and good luck. Hope to see you back monday for a new challenge. Bettina xx

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  2. Beautiful Spring card!
    Many thanks for joining in the
    ♥Cute Card Thursday Challenge♥
    this week! Have a great weekend ♥Debxx

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  3. Such a beautiful card.. Thanks for joining us at The Paper Shelter.
    Hugs, Linda

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  4. Terrific card for spring! Thanks for joining this week's challenge at Digi Doodle Shop.

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  5. Adorable! What a lovely image, and a great card design. Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week!

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  6. Beautiful card. Thanks for joining us at cards and more.
    Hugs Stine

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  7. gorgeous card,love the pretty image and your card shape is fab
    thanks for joining us at the digi doodle shops challenge and good luck
    tracey x

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  8. this is totally gorgeous and perfect for embossing our challenge at the Emerald Faerie Garden, thank you for joining us
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have candy on offer and a software giveaway if you are interested :)

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  9. This is so cute! Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  10. What a lovely work Melanie, so sweet!

    Thanks for joining us at Deep Ocean this fortnight, hugs, Franz.

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  11. very cute, love the shape of your card, thank you for joining our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop this week, hugs, martina

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  12. oh this is one really gorgeous creation with such beautiful detail,bless you for playing at Creatalicious this month,love hugs Cherylxxxx

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  13. What a pretty card, great shape, thank you for joining in with the Digi Doodle Shop Challenge,
    Ruth x

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  14. very pretty, thanks for joining us at Bastelmühle
    Cathi

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Thanks for taking the time to leave a comment :-)

Melanie