Friday, May 6, 2011

Mother's Day Blog Hop ~ Designed2Delight and CANDY!

Edited to add: the winner is Nina! Congratulations!!
The design team for Designed2Delight is hosting a Mother's Day Blog Hop May 6-8. If you are just joining us, be sure you start at the beginning of the hop and get the scoop....there are lots of prizes to be won along the way!

My card features the Beautiful Life set. I printed the images, colored them with Copic markers, and fussy cut them. The Copics used are pictured below.


Faith is offering one lucky commenter on THIS POST the image I used for FREE! I will be selecting a lucky winner May 8, 2011 at 11:59pm.

Your next stop on the hop is Pat's blog! Enjoy!

108 comments:

Kathy said...

Michelle, this is stunning! I love that image and the circle of flowers you created with them, very neat idea! Lovely work as always.

Pat said...

Stunning, Michelle! I love the bold colors that just pop out and what a great idea on using digital images. Happy Mother's Day to you.

Emily Painter-Davis said...

Gorgeous Gorgeous Gorgeous.
WOW
Happy Mother's Day!
em

Faith S. said...

Not to repeat the other comments, but...your card is stunning, Michelle! Gorgeous! I thought of you when I posted the blog hop freebie today, "I wonder what Michelle will do with this flower." :)

Tina said...

so lovely i love all the bright colors..

Happy mom's day

Tina

Anna R said...

Wow...Love all the flowers in gorgeous jewel tones...reminds me of my wedding flowers.!
Fabulous idea for the floral "wreath". : )

Georgei said...

wow your flowers are so beautiful
and very pretty color
thank for showing

Barb said...

Beautiful colors and beautiful job coloring. Love your card and sentiment! HUGS!

*Alison* said...

WOW.. this is so pretty and colorful.. I really like it.. :) great job.. HUGS

Thea said...

Love the wreath! Beautiful colors. TFS!

Amanda said...

I really like this. love the colors.TFS
Amanda

Anne-Marie said...

Made me smile to read your card recipe....you made it so short 'n' sweet, but this beautiful creation must have taken an age....stunning!

DQ said...

Wow, Stunning card! Great vibrant colors, love it!

Gail said...

just lovely, colors and sketch..wow..tfs..loves ya

Hey Hey Paula said...

Beautiful card. I like the colors you've used and your coloring is great. Happy Mother's Day!

ribenaruby said...

Very lovely, just perfect for the special day! Ruby x

Scrappin Chris said...

Wonderful wreath. The creativity!!!

Jenn Borjeson said...

Very pretty! :)

Kristine said...

WOW! This is soo GORGEOUS!! Love that flower and how you created a wreat! Perfect! And the wood looking background is awesome too =)

Moments by Marla said...

Beautiful colors and card. I really like how the dark background makes the flowers just pop. Thank you for sharing.

Ruza's Craft Corner said...

Your design is STUNNING! I love how you colored in the design, and your fussy cutting is perfect! Beautiful!! ;D

Tameko said...

Stunning card. Your flowers are beautiful!

Tink said...

WOW! What a Beautiful card!

Sara I. said...

Quite amazing! Your coloring and shading is impeccable. Love what you did with the corners!

Linda Imler said...

Love your flowers and colors!!

Linda I

steph said...

I love this card and the colors are so vivid! Beautiful! Thanks for the blog hop.

CJ said...

wow that is stunning...I love what you have done here.

Melody said...

Such a beautiful card!!

Tenny Kusuma said...

Oh WoW...beautiful card. The colors are just gorgeous. TFS.

Robbie said...

Your flowers are just beautiful, I love the layout you did and the fussy cut. Awesome that you included the copics you used. I for one really appreciate that.

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

oh my!! Girl you are the queen of cutting! Gorgeous!

Kathy D. said...

your painting is wonderful!

Birdie said...

Simply stunning. Really, really stunning.

pqueenie said...

Wow!! What great colors. I just love this card.

stampjourney said...

Absolutely gorgeous! Love the vibrant colors!

Priscilla said...

Very pretty - love your coloring! Hope I get to try coloring it too!

deesdesigns said...

Stunning! Fantastic use of colors - love it!!!

Hilda said...

WOW! Your card is amazing! LOVE the bright colors and sweet butterflies!

Carol said...

Gorgeous. Love your coloring.

April said...

Wow, when you say fussy cut, truly you mean it! This is stunning!

cat said...

Fabulous card. love the bold colors and am very thakful that you listed what colors you used to make it. thanks

Purple Card Lady said...

Gorjuss!!! I love these colors. Your creation is FAB! TFS!

Candy

Lisa R. said...

Great layout. Love the cheery colors. Thanks for sharing. joy4umetoo at hotmail dot com

Vicki said...

So very pretty Michelle...you did such an awesome job cutting them all out! Beautiful coloring.

HUGS!
Vicki

Chelsea said...

Gorgeous colors!

Sarah said...

Your card is fantastic! Love it

Pam said...

Beautiful colors, thanks for sharing!

Skye said...

Oh I love this especially the colours and I think it would lovely framed as well to hang on the wall. Beautiful!

Linda said...

Very beautiful color combo and the coloring you have done is fabulous!!

Luvs2paint and Create said...

what a beautiful card, i love the flower designs at D2D, this is truly one of my favorite sites to buy digi`s thank you for sharing your card i hope i am the lucky winner.

Janeen said...

absolutely gorgeous coloriing.

Sharon said...

Your flowers are so pretty, what nice colors makes you think of being out side. Thank you for sharing.

kathy s said...

Your colours are so full of spring love your card and the chance to win such another great image

Heidi Brawley said...

WOW What a beautiful card you made.
TFS!!
~Heidi Brawley

ike said...

WOW - this is such a super cool image and I just LOVE what you have done with it. The colours are excellent - just my cup of tea. TYFS
Ike xx

Colleen said...

Beautiful card and such wonderful colors
ColleenB

terriavidreader (IN-USA) said...

Love the card. Bright and beautiful.

Cleah said...

Lovely image and sentiment! I also love layering flowers to make a frame. Thanks for a chance to win this.

Tina M said...

this is such a beautiful card! I with I could fussy cut so neatly..
The colors are so perfect!
Happy Mother's Day and thanks for a chance to win your stamp

~ Kendra ~ said...

Wow, Michelle, beautiful card! I love the colors you used for the flowers, so bright and cheery! Love the added butterflies!

Kendra

Patti P. said...

Thanks for the inspiration....I have this image and would never have thought of this....it is stunning and your coloring is beautiful, tfs.

grandmabonnie said...

Michelle, i love how you colored your image and you are so talented to be able to cut and arrange your image so beautifully. I've been struggling w/coloring the color purple and your example is what i'd like to achieve. thanks!

skated said...

This is truely gorgeous, i love the bright colours of the flowers

Kate xxx

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Oh My Gosh....you had a vision and something I never saw in the simple little flowers...wow wow wow....and the coloring...awesome!!! And, this is why I like to do a blog hop here. Inspiration is phenomenal. Kudo's to this fantastic card!!!

dstandard said...

Beautiful card - love how you used the image!

dstandard said...

Love your card Pat - beautiful!

Jacki Randolph said...

Absolutely Gorgeous!! your colors are so stunning and vibrant! Love it!

Jenée said...

Absolutely stunning card!!! What more can I say? Thank you for the inspiration. It is fab!

Mary M. said...

Such beautiful coloring. Wonderful card.

Marlene Diefendorf said...

Oh what a stunning card! The choice of bold colors just makes the flowers jump off the page.

Sheila D said...

This is fabulous! Love how the black makes the colors just pop! BTW, your coloring is gorgeous!

Aga said...

Wow, this is super cute! I love how you picked your colors. Not something I'd typically reach out for but you made it really great! I will have to try that combo one day. Thanks for sharing!

Kathy Winter said...

Simply stunning! Love the rich vibrant colors and the layout is terrific. Great job!

Ardilla said...

oooooohhhhhhh... really, really nice project! I would love to win the digi and try to do something with this cute flower :)

Nina said...

LOVE the vivid colors!! WOW!! stunning card!

Cindi Flass said...

Beautiful colors! Great project!

lisastuf said...

Love, love, LOVE this card! The colors are so vibrant against the black, and your coloring technique is just beautiful!
The flowers look so real!
So happy to have found you on this blog hop!
Lisa H.
lisastuf.blogspot.com
lisastuf at gmail dot com

Jaqi said...

Wow wow wow, I'm never going to look at a flower image in the same way ever again. Brilliant idea and a beautiful card!

Lorie said...

Just WOW! That is so gorgeous!

Cathy -Mercieschild said...

Oh my gracious what a stunning and vivid card. It is absolutely beautify. I kept going back to look at it. It is amazing. Who wouldn't want to have that card. Awesome work and coloring. Thankyou so much for sharing with s.
Hugs Cathy

Valarie (vampme3) said...

Oh my! Love the image and love what you did with it!

Stephanie said...

Beautiful, awesome coloring!

THERESA said...

That is so gorjuss colored, love the image!!!! TFS!!

Ellis said...

Fabulous card, the flowers frame the sentiment beautifully!
Hugs, Elenor

Leona said...

Lovely flower card.

Tertia said...

This is gorgeous!

Faith A said...

This certainly stands out in the crowd - stunning

Mary J said...

OMG, how beauitful is this?!!! VERY!!

Linda said...

Wow Just beauity colors on your lovely flowers. It reminds me of spring time!

Crafty Missy Mo said...

I love what you did with the image - very inspirational

Sue said...

beautiful colors. I love the image.

Jenn Zeeb said...

Fab colors and your coloring is awsome!

susan said...

This card is gorgeous- Beautiful colors

STAMPING SAM said...

WOW, such vivid colors! Had to look closer to see the background you made, awesome!

sallan said...

this is absolutely beautiful. Thanks for the copic details as well!

Stephenie said...

Beautiful card! I love it!

Kimberly said...

Love the coloring and the color combo is fantastic...TFS!
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Julia said...

Beautiful colors! Love it1

Valerie said...

Great coloring. Love the image, beautiful card.

Shelly Schmidt said...

It is like a party for my eyes when I stop at your blog....Wow!!! Gorgeous, Gorgeous card! Your colors are just amazing and I love the layout...! Hope you had an Awesome Mother's Day Michelle!

Joanne Gilch said...

This is one lovely card and so much cutting...how's your hand?

Ginny said...

simply gorgeous :)

Susan said...

That is an AAAA-Mazing card! Just Wow!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card!

Jaralubo said...

Amazing card!!! Thanks

cgl1539 said...

I love your card! I dont know what a fussy cut is but it was wonderful to make your wreath of flowers.

Charlene said...

Michelle this card is fantabulous! Your choices of color for the cs and dp really make those wonderfully bright flowers stand out! Great coloring....thanks for sharing.

Ildiko said...

Such a gorgeous card and lovely spring colours
hugs
Ildiko