I often wonder why I like to make easel cards for a change and then have all the hassle of getting a decent photo. This is the card I made for our new Challenge over at Sugar Creek Hollow which is, ' Feathers and Fur', I hope you like it. We would like to see animals or birds on the project, I chose to go with the feathered option. Our style is vintage / shabby chic , please pop over and see what we have all been making.
I have added a couple of extra photos, one when the card is closed and one of the stopper bar.
I used Debbie Moore's 'Shabby Chic-Vintage Birds' CD for the papers and images. A couple of layers of decoupage to add some depth to the bird and flower. The trusty vintage photo distress ink was used for extra shading. There is a touch of glitter on the flowers tips.
I would like to say hello to my new followers, thank you for joining me on my crafty journey.
Thank you for stopping by to take a look, I really appreciate your comments.
beautiful card, good choice for feathers! Hugs, ValerieReplyDelete
love your twisted easel card Yvvone, lovely shape as well,ReplyDelete
hugs and best wishes
I like the different orientation of your easel card as well as that beautiful hummingbird.ReplyDelete
A gorgeous twisted easel Yvonne. Love the shabby colours and your 'stopper' is beautiful. Nicola xReplyDelete
Love the soft colours trace xReplyDelete
such a beautiful, soft easel card Meggymay. I love the colours and the hummingbird is a gorgeous image.ReplyDelete
Fab easel card Yvonne! xReplyDelete
Love the hummingbird image and the vintage browns.ReplyDelete
hugs [brenda] x0x
Beautiful card! I just love that vintage hummingbird and added lace!ReplyDelete
Yvonne I absolutely love it, it's gorgeous! I think I may have to get this cd it looks as if you've stamped it all:)ReplyDelete
Yvonne, this is gorgeous!!! waving hi from the hills of North Carolina ♥ReplyDelete
A very beautiful card and the bird really looks as though it is hovering on the edge of the card.ReplyDelete
Love Chrissie xx
How cool, a fabulous shape.ReplyDelete
Totally agree; Easel cards are hard to take good pics of. You did a great job though, and this is a very interesting shape. Beautifully put together and a stunning image and gorgeous papers!ReplyDelete
HI Yvonne, Love your layout on this easel card, lovely vintage look with the colours you've used.ReplyDelete
Wow, Yvonne this twisted easel card is stunning! The image and papers are gorgeous with the lace bow.ReplyDelete
WOW WOW WOW absolutely stunning, great work.ReplyDelete