Monday, 28 February 2011

A First For Me!!!

 Mm this is my very first Circle Easel Card. I have wanted to do one for ages but chickened out as I don't really have anything good to make big circles with but today I decided I would just go for it. So here is my finished card.  

Card Recipe
2 x 6 x 6 Cards cut into Circles
Lili Of the Valley Stamp - Fairy On Tiptoes.
3 x SU Papers
3 SU Card Stock
Martha Stewart Edge Punch
Fairyland Stamp Free in Craft Stamper Magazinge.
Sentiment Stamp from Cuddly Buddly
Colouring Medium - Promarkers
Ribbon from SU
Key from stash

I would like to enter my card in top the following challenges
Crafts 4 Eternity - Easel Card
Cupcake Craft Challenge - Anything but Square
Mojo Monday - Sketch
Frosted Designs - Use Some Metal (my Wee Key)
Kaboodle Challenge - Recipe of 3 Designer Papers (SU Ones), 2 Solid Papers (Pink and Green)  and 1 Embellishment (Key)
Sarah Hurley Challenge - Round Cards (Thanks Lisa xox)

I am now off to make the tea, its Macaroni Cheese tonight, not my favourite but Jake wanted it.  Will just eat it as I am sure I make things he doesn't like sometimes. Enjoy the rest of Monday Evening.


  1. Well its a great first attempt - love the image and all the bright papers - out of interest as haven't done a circle one myself yet, what does the back look like that holds the top part up? Hugs, Claire x

  2. Love, love...LOVE this's gorgeous!
    Hugs, Emma xxx

  3. Good on you Hazel, great job. I've been too chicken to make one. I followed directions on how to make a square one yesterday with scrap card and it worked so I must have a go at a round one.Gorgeous colours you have used and you cant go wrong with that cute image.
    Luv CHRISSYxx

  4. HI Hazel.. wow its gorgeous . The colours are so pretty .
    Have you entered the sarah hurley round card challenge ?
    Lisa ;)

  5. Wow your first attempt at a circle easel card is awesome Hazel.. I'm still chickening on these he he :)
    Yum macaroni .. enjoy xx

  6. Congrats on your first easel card. It looks fantastic!

  7. Hazel
    Honey this is just fab! A fantastic 1st attempt!! Are you sure its your 1st hee! Love it!
    thanks for playing along with us at Sarah Hurley Challenges!
    Hugs Melly xxx
    Ps I've got Candy!!

  8. Wow Hazel its absolutely gorgeous. Love the bright colours!! The ticket sentiment is adorable. I have never had macaroni cheese:)Thanks for playing along at C4E this week.

  9. Looks good hun i love these very nice card too

    liz xx

  10. Hi Hazel, what a fab card! Very brave of you to try, don't think I would!! Hope the Mac and Cheese was yummy!! Pami x

  11. WOW hazel this looks FAB, is it hard to do? it looks like it should be!! I've really developed a passion for LOTV in the last couple of weeks so I adore this image, thanks for the award I posted it today
    Hugs Laurie x

  12. What a gorgeous card, I love those colours together. I haven't been able to make one of these either, is it the same principal as for a square easel? x

  13. Well done Hazel, it's a brilliant circle easel. love the image and papers too
    Beryl x

  14. Love your circle Easel card Hazel, those bright papers are fabbie

    hugs Jackie x

  15. Congratulations on your first easel card, Hazel, it is gorgeous! I love the colours and this image is so beautiful:-)! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

  16. Hiya Hazel,
    You did a great job with the round easel card! I love it!
    Thanks for playing at Kaboodle Doodles and good luck!

  17. Just perfect Hazel, love the easel and the colours are beautiful. It all fits together so well.
    Take care and have a good week.
    luv and hugs {brenda} xoxox

  18. Wow Hazel love this so bright and girlie! hugs Rebekah xx

  19. Oh how beautiful! I adore what you've done! I've never made a shaped card like that and it's gorgeous!

    Thanks for taking the challenge this week at Frosted Designs!

  20. I love it! Great bright colours and love the LOTV stamp!

    Esme x

  21. Love all the circles Hazel and that image is so pretty. Fab card.
    Jen x

  22. What a gorgeous card. Love your image and pretty details .... and of course circles too :o)
    Thankyou for joining us on LOTV this week

  23. fabulous card! Thanks for joining us at c4e this week hugs xx

  24. Hi Hazel

    What a super cirle easel card - love it! Thanks for joining us over at Kaboodle Doodle and good luck.


  25. Wow, what a lovely card! Thanks for sharing it with us at Cupcake. x

  26. WOW! The Kaboodle Doodles Challenge was a tough one this time around and you nailed it! GREAT JOB!!
    Thank you for entering this marvelous card to our challenge!
    Kaboodle Doodles DT

  27. Lovely Card!

    Thank you for joining us at Sarah Hurley Challenges this week

    Sarah x


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