Sunday, 31 March 2013

Guest DT and The Lost Balloon …



Good morning crafters, happy Easter Sunday to you all!

It’s time for the final card from our fabulous guest designer for March Iris

Iris has made us some beautiful cards and you’ve enjoyed seeing them

She’s used one of my favourite stamps on this card The Lost Balloon

Iris 4 March - The Lost Balloon



What a fabulous colour scheme, not typical Spring colours but they work so well together!

Iris has written a list of all the supplies she’s used for us if you would like to have a go;


Stamp: The Lost Balloon

Coloring medium: Copic Markers, Memento ink stamped onto X-press it card

Paper: Little Darlings

Dies: Spellbinders

Flowers: Wild Orchid Crafts

Embellishments: Satin ribbon, Stickles, pearl-brad, pearls, 
charm, metal corner embellishment, paper doily

Copic colors used:

E 30-31-33-35-37-39

R 24-22-21-20-01-00-000

C 00-1-3

YG 61-63-67

YG 95-99

Y 17-15-13-11-000-0000

BV 04-02-01-000-0000



I’d like to say a big thanks to Iris for joining us this month, you can see more of her gorgeous work on her own blog here

I’ll be introducing a new guest designer to you tomorrow, most of you will already be familiar with her so do pop back and see who it is




  1. just beautiful the perfect card for Easter
    jacqui x

  2. The expressions on these bunnies is so sweet. Gorgeous card, have enjoyed her creations x

  3. Beatuiful card, love the non traditional Easter colors- works perfectly. Thank you for the inspiration. Hugs, Elizabeth x

  4. cool card and especially so with Easter is also beautiful colored, fine Easter for you all greetings rian

  5. Das Motiv ist ja so süss. Die Karte einfach nur bezaubernd. Mein ganz großes Lob!!

    Lieben Gruß Gisela

  6. Wow, this is 100% cute. Really great.
    Hugs Lotte

  7. Oh they are so cute!!!! And a really lovely card. hugs! Mojca

  8. stunning card - love this image too and the way that ballooon is going thorugh the frame - fabulous! Hugs Rachel xx

  9. Gorgeous card, my new favorite stamp, love iris' s papers, Kate x

  10. This is a fabulous card I do like that image

    Jackie x

  11. Iris's cards have indeed been beautiful and this one is my favourite, the colours work so well.Happy Easter! X

  12. Hi Anne, Love the colour choice by Iris. Really bright and cheerful. I must get this stamp as it's so very cute. Hugs, Carol S.xx

  13. Gorgeous card,
    love it,
    Happy hoppy Easter
    Hugs Tamara P.

  14. Love the colours on this card, thanks for all the inspiration you give us! Louise x

  15. WOW!! This is beautiful. I love the sweet image and gorgeous colours.
    Sue xx

  16. Lovely card. Happy Easter to everyone :-) xx

  17. Such a sweet card - that stamp is on my wish list now!

  18. I just love coming here for inspiration I only wish I had more time to play and experiment with my stamps...gorgeous card and stamp...x

  19. This is gorgeous, the colours are fantastic! I looove that image, was looking for a nice bunny image to go on a kid's birthday card for a girl who loves rabbits, I forgot about this one, so I must invest I think! So cute and perfect for lots of occasions :)

    Tanya xx

  20. What an adorable card - I would never have used those colors together but they do work perfectly together!

  21. Terrific card!! I love this image, reminds me of my grandkids!!
    Thanks for sharing

  22. Oh, poor bunny! Delightful card...
    Alison x

  23. Gorgeous card..just too cute!!! Carole Z xx

  24. Such a cute card! I love the way the image is used with the balloon sticking out! Hugs, Hanneke

  25. Welcome Iris, your card is beautiful, I must admit though each time I see this image my heart goes out to the one with the lost balloon! xxx

  26. Beautifully coloured. A lovely card.

  27. Aww, poor bunny lost his balloon. So sad.....