Sunday, April 5, 2015

Trefoil Cross Easter Card

Happy Easter! My family will have to forgive me this year for neglecting to send them Easter cards. I was in a car wreck the end of January that totaled my vehicle and my back has been hurting ever since. It makes it hard to sit at my craft desk for long periods of time and therefore I only made a couple of Easter cards this year. I guess I'll send everyone a link to this Trefoil Cross Easter Card to let them know I was thinking about them.

Most of the supplies for this card are by Stampin' Up!. The two exceptions are the Spellbinders oval die and the Easter Sentiment by Studio G. I tend to always use a mix of retired and new supplies when making a card. The Trefoil Cross is retired but it's one of my favorites and I stamped it using Blackberry Bliss ink. A new patterned paper from the Occasions Catalog was used on the bottom, it's called Painted Blooms and I paired it with the retired Daffodil Delight polka dot from the Designer Series Paper Stack. The Wild Wasabi paper strip was embossed using the Fancy Fan embossing folder and I added a punched butterfly with a three pearls for detail. That's it!

I'm entering this Trefoil Cross Easter Card in the following challenges:


  1. I remember reading about your car accident but I didn't realize you were still in pain - so sorry to hear this! I hope you can find some relief. Sending hugs! Your card is beautiful!

  2. This is so lovely, love the gorgeous colours and layout. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Patties Creations,
    Cathy DT Member

  3. Gorgeous fresh and clean card - the tulip paper is particularly lovely. Hope your back is feeling better soon - maybe a bit of warm sunshine will's hoping!..thanks for joining up with us at Patties Creations - Vic, DT x

  4. I'm sorry to hearing you are still in pain. Praying for a speedy recovery. Your card is beautiful, love the background papers. Big hugs!

  5. Your family are blessed to have such a pretty card linked to them. This is a very colorful and well designed Easter card. Thanks for Sharing!

  6. Beautiful card, I love the colour combo and papers you have used

  7. Lovely and beautiful easter creation.
    Thank you for sharing at Allsorts;-))m

  8. wonderful easter card, Andrea.
    Thanks for playing along in the Sister Act Card Challenge.

  9. This is perfect for our current challenge “Easter” at Pattie’s Creations. What a nice image too! Thanks for joining us!
    Pattie ♥
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

  10. Congrats on your win of 2 images (excluding sets) in Challenge #109 from Pattie's Creations! Make sure you stop in the challenge blog to email Pattie with your image choices within 7 DAYS. Her email info is on the sidebar. Also grab the 'I Won Badge'.
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

  11. Just beautiful - love the colours and papers you've used, Andrea.

    Thanks for joining us at Pattie's Creations Challenge.

    Helen x


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