Thursday, January 7, 2010

A Calendar Easel Card

Wow - it's Thursday already! This week seems to be flying by so fast! I hope you are all well!

Today I have used this sweet Tilda from the new Winter Club 'Raising the Ceiling' collection. I know many people were disappointed with this kit and I have to say I was a little let down with no winter images being included, but I do still love the images that make up the collection.

I have been wanting to make use of these little 2010 calendars that my mum sent me and I had seen this idea being used over on Debby's blog a while ago. I wanted to use papers and an image that would be ideal to look at all year round. I figured you can't go wrong with pink & aqua and flowers!
A close-up of Tilda

I'm really happy with the end result of this card. I've made it for a special friend so I just hope she likes it! I'm going to enter this into the Cute Card Thursday challenge for today which is 'Something New' - this Tilda is from the new collection and saw ink for the first time today!

Well, that's it for today folks! I hope you're all staying warm - it's chilly here again (-16oc) but the sun has finally shown its face after what seems like weeks!!

Thanks once again for your visit - I feel so blessed that you take the time to come and check out my creations and leave the beautiful comments that you do!

Danielle x


KanataNewf said...

Another stunning creation, Danielle! Love Tilda's piggytails!

dolcreations said...

Danielle I have wanted to make one of these as well! I love it! Very spring like! Love that image better all coloured up like you have done her! You always do such great projects!
Love the paper! Great job!

Jessie said...

Love the colour combo and the cute Tilda! Your friend will love it :)

craftieodamae said...

the image is adorable! I could look at her all year LOL. We'll try and stay warm you do the same my friend!

Penni said...

Happy New Year to you and yours!!!

Love your Easel Calendar Card. Super colours you've used. I've made a few of these for my boys to take back to school for their teachers. They were really well received too, which is always nice!!!


Rica said...

Hi Danielle, Happy New Year - hope it's a good one for you and yours. I'm finally back in blogland and catching up visiting and commenting.
Love your easel calender, gorgeous colours and papers - so pretty and Tilda is just beautiful.
hugs Heather xx

joey said...

Hi Danielle

this is gorgoeus! a fabulous design and I love the easel. -16 argh and I thought our -3 was bad enough here, stay warm

stampinfrog said...

Oh Danielle this calendar easel card is so adorable! Love the paper and the oh so cute Tilda is colored Beautifully!

LINDA said...

Oh I love this calender easel card..The new little Tilda is just adorable..Fab coloring..Love it!!!!
Hugs, Linda

kandistar said...

Wow this is Beautiful Danielle! I must learn to make one of these easel card calenders or something similar for my Grandmas birhday, she loves these little calendars! I love the color choices pink and aqua i just got a tattoo using those colors i must post a pic on my blog! Hugs *Candace*

Mandy said...

Beautiful calender easel Tilda and the colouring and colours are it!!..
Mandy xx

Anne said...

WOW! Danielle! So many beautiful projects you have made in 2010. I really think it's gonna be a crafty year for you! =)

Thanks for your comment in my blog, they are all appreciated ♥

Hugs, Anne

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Danielle. Love the image you've used and the pretty papers also. Hugs Michele x

debby4000 said...

Oh this is gorgeous, love Tilda and the fab papers. The easel card is perfect for those little calendars.

Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Danielle,
What a very pretty card. I love the colours and Tilda is just gorgeously done. Beautiful.
Fiona x

Rachel said...

MyGoodness this is soooo adorably cute!!! Great job Danielle.

Mina said...

I must have a go at making one of these this is just beautiful Danielle, gorgeous bright colours too
Mina xxx

Riet said...

So beautiful Danielle,i love your image and colours.
So goorgeous papers and details.

Hugs Riet.xx

Tanya said...

This is gorgeous Danielle. That Tilda is so sweet. Your colours are beautiful.

Nina said...

I Love this idea,, now where can I find one of those little calendars! LOL.. just wonderful!! All your cards posted are just fab, but today I am just leaving a message here to save me some time, need to upload my new ones to my site!! love this Danielle!!


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