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Saturday, February 16, 2013

Valentine Birthday Easel Cherry Card

Some how I overlooked posting this Valentine Birthday Easel Style Cherry Card I made. Yes, I did get it mailed in time for friend's birthday which is on Valentine's Day.

Used Stamp n Plus chalk on cherries, stem & leaves for an artistic watercolor look. 

calligraphy: calligraphy wrote inside sentiment "Have a cherry-o Valentine Birthday!"
chalk: Stamp n Plus - Lime, Red - used w/ some VersaMark & water
ink: Memento Lady Bug
paper: cardstock - pink, red, white (base)
ribbon: ribbon trends Cherries
Spellbinder: Nest Classic Hearts
stamp: craft smart wooden rubber Valentine stamp - Cherries,
Joy's Life Yummy Puns sentiment "berry best wishes" 

Entering this into the following challenges:
Lexis Creations Ch83 Valentine/Love unlim 2/4-16
Red Carpet Studio RCS#23 Where the Heart Is unlim 2/10-16

Pink by Design Bday Ch 2/11-17
Simon Says Stamp & Show Something Messy unlim I used chalk mixed with some Versamark & some water for my something messy 2/11-17
The Pink Elephant TPE182 Love is in the Air unlim 2/11-17
Victorine Stamps Ch52 Valentines & Hearts unlim 2/4-17

Clear It Out Stash: Red/White Items Theme: anything goes unlim 2/5-18
Crafty Sentiments Valentines lim3 3rd 2/12-18

Paper Pretties Wed PWC245 Color Ch Red, Pink White unlim 2/13-19

Cute Card Thurs Ch256 An Eye for Detail unlim my detail is in using the chalk to make an artistic watercolor look 2/14-20
Moving Along With The Times Love Is In The Air lim3 3rd 2/14-20  

2 Sisters Ch#131 Love and/or Valentines unlim 2/16-22

Gingerloft GL58 The Color Red unlim 2/10-23

Chalk-Ah-Lot Cafe Ch29 Fancy Folds w/ chalk unlim 2/10-24

Tuesday Alchemy Ch50 My Hearts All A Flutter unlim 2/12-25

ABC Ch H for Happy Birthday 2/15-26 
Aud Sentiments Show us your inner sentiment sentiment on inside of card unlim my calligraphy is on inside of easel card 2/13-26

Milk Coffee Ch Make It Cute lim3 2nd 2/14-27

Card Makin Mamas Bday Card Ch 2/15-28 
Chalk n Stock Feb 2013 Ch lim4 1st chalk used on cherries, stem & leaves 2/4-3/2
DLART Thankful Thurs Linky Ch Anything Goes unlim 2/7-28
Pin & Tack Spark Your Creativity Now Ch#6 Anything Goes unlim 2/2-28  
Ribbon Carousel RCC77 Love is in the Air unlim 2/5-28
Stamping With Dragon Blog Hop w/ Twist Anything Goes unlim code word Stamping Dragon 2/15 -28

Little Claire's Mthly Ch #30 Love & Romance lim3 1st 2/16-3/15


  1. Pretty cherries...nice shading. Like the border punch too!

  2. Awesome work thanks for joining us at CIOT hope you stop by and play again...LYNN <((><

  3. This is so berry sweet. (I couldn't resist) I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes February Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  4. Fab birthday/Valentine card I love the cherry image! Thanks for joining us at Lexis! Hugs Susan x

  5. Ah this is great, Thanks for sharing the Love with us this week on MAWTT, Hazelxox

  6. very cute- thanks for joining us at Card Makin Mamas!

  7. Very sweet. Thanks for playing with us at Red Carpet Studio

  8. Lovely card thanks for joining us at Ginger Loft hugs txx

  9. Cute card. Lovely sentiment for those Valentine's Day babies.
    Thanks for joining us at Chalk Ah Lot

  10. fabulous card - thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this time and good luck xx

  11. My husband is a Valentine baby! Love the chalked cherries! Thank you for playing along with our messy challenge this week at Simon Says Stamp & Show!

  12. Very pretty card:) Thank you for playing along with us over at Pink By Design.

  13. Great card! Thank you for playing along with The Pink Elephant!

  14. Fabulous card, thanks for playing with us at Stamping with the Dragon!

  15. Beautiful card!
    Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday Challenge this week!

  16. so pretty thanks for sharing with us at 2 sisters this week good luck with the challenge Tracy x

  17. You found the code :-) great.. Beautiful project, and thank you for joining us over on Stamping Dragon xxx

  18. Great card I love the image

    Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft


  19. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
    Julie T