Easel Card

The minute I saw this stamp set from Daisy Mae Designs I knew I wanted to created a special card with it. My husband parents own a caravan and it is his mums birthday coming up soon so I knew I wanted to use it for that. 

I wanted it to he something special though. This did not turn out how zi had planned, by original plan would not work but I quite like how it eventually turned out


There is a video on my YouTube Channel Mrs H's Crafty Corner

Cardmaking Supplies Used

My Mobile Home Stamp Set by Daisy Mae Designs
Spectrum Noir Finesse in Rustic Brown 
Spectrum Noir Alcohol Markers
Gemini Torn Oval Nesting Dies
Embossing Ink
Wow Embossing Powder in Mint Macaroon 
LRDS Heart Die from the Slimline Die Set
Acetate 
Distress Ink in Worn Lipstick
Happy Birthday Sentiment from Let's Hear It For The Girls by Made to Surprise
Papermania Female Semtiments (Mum)
Banner Die ( I can not remember if it is from The Works or Hobbycraft)
Scan n cur
Blue Card
Glitter Card
White Card
Green Card
Scan n cut for lawn

Cardmaking Tutorial

To begin with I stamped and coloured the image and fussy cut it out using my scan n cut leaving a white border.

The largest nesting oval die was used on the blue card and the next size down on the glitter card. These were glued together


I cut a strip.of blue card 2 1/2 Inch by 6 1/2 Inch and scored it at 2 and 4 1/2, both were folded as valleys


This was secured to the underside of the blue oval. The caravan was secured to the other end.

A lawn border was cut with the scan and cut and score at 1/4 Inch. This was glued into the middle of the oval to enable it to stand up.

The sentiment was heat embossed and cut using a small torn oval die. This was blended in worn lipstick and adhered to the glitter card in front of the lawn


The mum sentiment was heat embossed and cut with a heart die. This too was blended in worn lipstick. Using acetate this was stuck onto the back of the lawn. 


The banner die was used on the glitter card and this was glued above the caravan using acetate 


Entered into the following challenges
Cute Card Thursday-#647 bright colours

Thanks for reading

Happy Crafting
Claire xx





23 comments:

  1. super cute...love the look.
    x Karen

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  2. This is fab, such a fun card! Take care, Sue x

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  3. Love your card and a great tutorial.xxx

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  4. oh what a fabulous card, love the tut you put up and your gorgeous result. xx

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  5. A super easel card Claire, such a fun scene and great design.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  6. This is so cute! Adorable card and your mother-in-law will love it!

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  7. Adorable! I love how it turned out. Your MIL will love it!

    Cheryl
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  8. Fabulous easel card love the caravan and banners
    Carol x

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  9. What a fabulous easel card design and colors.

    Hugs Diane

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