Monday, 25 March 2013

A Happy Monday Card

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Happy Monday, my friends!
I have another card to share with you today! I've used another Digi Darla Designs image. This one is called Brianna's Bike. I recently won a few more of these sweet images and was having trouble deciding on the final image. (It's hard because they're all so adorable!) So I had my husband pick the last one, and this was his choice. I think he did very well!
After coloring up the image, I used some pretty Prima papers, and my new Butterfly Chain edge punch. The punch was one of the fun new toys my husband gave me for my birthday. Then I punched out some flowers and added some pearls!
I'd like to thank you all for the super sweet comments on my last posts! You guys are the greatest!! Also, thank you for all the lovely birthday wishes! It's still my "birthday week" so my celebrations are just going to continue! I hope you all have a fun week of celebrating your joys too! :o)

Materials Used:
Papers: Prima - Sparkling Spring,
Recollections - Cardstock;
Image: Digi Darla Designs - Brianna's Bike;
Prismacolor Pencils and OMS;
Punches: EK Success - Butterfly Chain Edger,
Martha Stewart - Hydrangea;
Ink: Martha Stewart - Pink Geranium;
Pearls: Stampin' Up.

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Here's the great sketch from Card Crafter's Circle that I used for my card. I turned it upside down:


  1. If this sweet card can't make someone happy on a Monday, nothing can! It's absolutely darling, and SO uplifting. Thanks so very much for sharing with us in this week's challenge, Nancy. Your darling art is always such a joy, and I'm so grateful to have you share with us.
    God's blessings to you,
    Word Art Wednesday

  2. Super cute, love the flowers and her skirt. Thanks for joining us this week at WAW.

  3. This is really cute and it looks like this little gal is pedaling right into spring so your hubs did good! I really like those little flowers and another thing I like, but am almost afraid to say it... it's the butterfly. I like how you've brought the pearls through the whole body and then his flight lines are smaller. Sometimes it can look like the 'D' word (I know you don't say it) but this one is perfect! Love all the little pearls in the flowers and that butterfly border is very nice.

  4. Yay! New goodies are always fun. :-) The image is adorable Nancy. Hugs!

  5. sweet...she seems to be going confidently in the direction of her dreams!
    Beautifully done Nancy!

  6. I love this image Nancy ,how fabulously you colour your images!The colours match perfectly with the beautiful papers. Your new punch is terrific, sounds like you have had a lovely birthday [birthweek !]May you be blessed all year through !

  7. Pretty card, nancy. That image is so sweet. I love bikes. I don't know why but I do. TFS... Hugs!!

  8. Oh, what a cute image and the paper and the flowers are so lovely and wonderful....i like your card very,very much.

    Hugs Andrea

  9. She's one happy cyclist! Love your girly card Nancy, such pretty papers and I adore how you incorporated your flowers onto your paper! Hugs, Ira

  10. Oh,'s beautiful and adorable all at the same time! Love the pretty little butterfly trailing along!!!

  11. Wow Nancy, I love this one also. Girl you are on fire and I am loving it.

  12. Very feminine creation . beautiful card .Thanks for sharing on Card Crafter's Circle .

  13. what a lovely stamp and great colouring in :-) Thanks for playing on our challenge over at card crafters circle! Good luck, Teresa DT xx

  14. Nancy, this is just stunning! I love your lacy flowers and pearls and this sweet little lady with her flower basket is fabulous!

  15. This is so pretty. I´m in love. You done a great job with this stamp! Love all the little flowers. Stunning!

    Thank you for joining us at Digi Darla this week. Good luck!

  16. This is so sweet! Love the butterfly chain with the gorgeous flowers! It's so pretty how you placed the flowers to match the paper's design. So lovely, Nancy. Cute image too. Another beauty! xx Kathy

  17. Just gorgeous and so well colored! Love the little flowers around!

    Rosi x

  18. Love this card!!! The flowers are so cute.


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