Saturday, April 2, 2011

April Shower Blog Hop Day 1

 Hi Everyone,

Welcome to my blog, and welcome to the April Showers Blog Hop. This will be a two day hop so be sure to come back tomorrow to see all of the wonderful creations. You should have arrived here from Karel's blog. If you are visiting my site, please stay and enjoy. If you would like to start at the beginning of the hop, you can do so by visiting our wonderful hostess Kathryn's blog.


My project today is an A2 size card (5.5 x 4.25). I cut out a cute sentiment in the Flower Shower Stack. I inked the edges in black ink and add some Stickles to the edges and also to the flower and rain drop. I wrapped the mat in some green twine from the Twinery. Then to finish the card I added a few buttons. Easy Peasy!!!




Recipe:
DCWV Paper-- Flower Shower Spring Stack (both the cardstock and the scentiment)
Stickles (Glitter Glue)-- Yellow, Waterfall, Diamond
Twinery -- Peapod
Stampin Up Ink -- Black
Assorted Buttons
Dimensional Foam Tape


Thanks so much for hopping by. Don't forget to come back tomorrow for more April Showers projects. And now on to Nicolette's site.

44 comments:

  1. Love all the shine from the stickles.

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  2. Adorable card.. makes me think of SUNSHINE!!
    Thanks for sharing.

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  3. So springy and happy!

    Janice
    www.cricutconfessions.com

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  4. So very cute!!! Thisis so adorable. Thank you Yolanda for joining in my hop.

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  5. Reminds me of a sunburst with the twine acting as the rays of the sun. Very cute.
    http://lorisartsyobsession.blogspot.com/

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  6. love the springy feel. I love to play with stickles too!
    parkernana5@cox.net

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  7. Very adorable card...I love all the shine!

    Thanks so much for sharing!!!

    ~Ola
    okj83 at live dot com

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  8. Beautiful Yolonda!

    Melissa
    www.disneydreamerdesigns.blogspot.com

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  9. Cute card. Thanks for sharing.
    Patti
    www.shortnscrappy.com

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  10. Very cute!! I'm gonna have to order some twine. I've seen a couple of examples and need to add that supply to my stash. Thanks for sharing.
    Kim

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  11. perfect for this blog hop just gets you in the spring spirit calebwmartin@yahoo.com

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  12. Such a cute card! I, for one, am ready for the snow to change to those April Showers--with a few flowers thrown in for good measure! Thanks for sharing!

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  13. cute card. I am loving all the spring themed cards that have been shared on this blog hop.

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  14. Love the colors on this card great job

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  15. Cute card! Love the twine and the buttons you used for embellishment!

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  16. Love your card!!

    beyondscrapin@aol.com
    www.beyondscrapin.blogspot.com

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  17. Wonderful card!! :)

    phenis2031 at yahoo dot com
    http://scrappylandusa.blogspot.com

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  18. I knew I could count on you to have something different. I love it! Nice an spring-like colors and we all tell ourselves of that saying however this year it seems to be April snow....

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  19. Your card is very nicely done! Two blogs in a row with baker's twine...I have got to remember to get mine out and do something with it!! Thanks for being in the hop!

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  20. I LOVE the sparkle!
    Hummer Hugs,
    Misty
    http://deliteful-gifts.blogspot.com/
    hummingbird204 at comcast dot net

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  21. Love all of the metallic and sparkles that you added. Very cute card.
    Michelle
    mpetrovich23 at yahoo dot com
    http://peanutbutterandjellydesigns.blogspot.com

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  22. Pretty card. Love the bling and the buttons. TFS & I follow your blog. patnbobcuddy at gmail dot com

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  23. Cute card, just love the dimensions with the twine!

    Hugs,
    Angela

    lauermaa at gmail dot com

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  24. I like it, cute and simple! -- Pat N.

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  25. Lovely card, like that it's so easy!
    Amyscats
    amylfahnestock at gmail.com

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  26. Very cute. I haven't gotten into stickles yet. I know that is a shocker. :)

    VinDeeLoo
    vndlewis at rocketmail dot com

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  27. Very pretty card!

    Christina
    ascrapbooknook@rogers.com
    www.ascrapbooknook.com

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  28. I just love how the stickles look with the inked edges! Wonderful card, TFS!

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  29. Cute card. nice bling.
    annadowdy at gmail dot com

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  30. Love your card, TFS
    Kathy
    Katsews at gmail.com

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  31. Super Cute - I see why they call you 'crafty sentiments' - what a great saying ...
    Ps – I have something special on my blog click here (scrapbookin and cardmakin prizes) .. love u to pop by and check it out. Already a follower TFS
    Hugs. Jacqueline

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  32. Cute card! I love the stickles around the edge of the sentiment layer!

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  33. Love the April Showers cards, how cute, great stamp!!! TFS

    pammejo1@yahoo.com
    http://pammejo-scrapbookflair.blogspot.com/

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  34. love the April Showers book, how cute, love all of the detail. TFS

    pammejo1@yahoo.com
    http://pammejo-scrapbookflair.blogspot.com/

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  35. Very pretty card.
    cstephenson at q dot com

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  36. Beautiful card Yolanda! i love the sparkliness (is that a word?) - reminds me of after the rain stops and everything is shiny and beautiful :)

    rebeccadunham at hotmail dot com

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