Monday, January 23, 2012

Valentine card


  I have entered this card into the Valentine challenge at The Poodle Parlour http://thepoodlesparlour.blogspot.com/2012/01/valentine-love-challenge.html

and Paper Pretties http://paperprettiesblog.blogspot.com/

I finally learned how to make an easel card! Yaaa! Valita's Designs and Fresh Folds has a great video. You can see it here. http://valitasfreshfolds.blogspot.com/2011/12/hi-all-i-know-you-would-all-have-your.html

  The digis are by Robyn's Fetish- The Queen of Hearts can be found here. http://robynsfetish.com/shop/
Stamping Boutique- Valentine Background can be found here. http://www.thestampingboutique.com/category_37/Valentines-Day-digital-stamps.htm    Crafting Cottage- If  friends were flowers I'd pick you. It is a freebie. You can find it here. They have really great sentiments. http://craftingcottage.wordpress.com/category/digital-stamps/freebies/

 Copics used for the Queen of Hearts are Y17, YR23, Y21, R29, R27, R35, R59, R22, R20, BG05, BG15, B05, E000, E00, E11. Gelly Roll pen Stardust Clear was used on the hearts and trim on the cape. Gold Metallic for the crown. The Queen is cut out and pop dotted 1/8" from the background. She is 2 3/4" high.

Copics used for the Valentine Background are Rv06, V06, BV00, RV04, BG05, B00, E29, E37, E31, E57, YG95, YG67, G28, G85, YG06, C1, C3, YG41, G05. Gelly Roll pens used are Silver- string and nails, Rose- fruit on tree, Stardust clear heart flowers. Viva Decor Pearl Pen Ice White  for the clouds. Blue chalk for the sky.
  I printed 2 of these and colored and cut out the front row of grass and flowers. They are pop dotted away from the background. The pop dots are 1/4" thick I cut them to sizes that I needed. size of the background is 3 1/2" x 4 1/2"
   The green cardstock is 3 1/2" x 2 1/4"  The sentiment is 2" x 1 1/2". The heart brads are by Recollections. I covered them with the Rose Gelly Roll pen, then spritzed them with iridescent Glimmer mist by Tattered Angles, while wet I sprinkled Rose colored glitter on them by Recollections.
  I hope you enjoyed your visit. I am always glad to see you. Edwina

5 comments:

  1. This is so pretty!! You did an amazing job coloring it!! Absolutely beautiful Valentine card!!

    Lisa
    indymermaid.blogspot.com

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  2. fab card ,love the image and fab colours
    thanks for joining us at
    the poodle parlour and good luck
    tracey x

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  3. Oh my goodness Edwina this is absolutely adorable!

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  4. oh my!! This is adorable!!! THANK YOU FOR YOU VERY SWEET COMMENTS and entering my blog candy!!
    hugs.......

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  5. What a great easle card! I'm so sorry for taking so long to come by here. Thank you so much for leaving a wonderful comment on my blog. I look forward to seeing more of your wonderful creations. I am a new follower.
    (:(:Smiles:):)

    Robin
    the cricut scrapper

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