Tuesday, January 5, 2010

A DoodlElicious Blog Hop!!


WElcomE WhimsiE DoodlEs Fans! Thank you for visiting and playing along in our DoodlElicious blog hop! My projEct fEaturEs thE lEttEr E, which is for EasEl Card!! (Make sure to read to the end of post for links and 'fine print'.)


Isn't this littlE guy adorablE?!? This imagE is Cloud 9 Cupid and hE is availablE starting today at thE WhimsiE DoodlEs storeE. I dEfinitEly likE thE idEa of this cutiE bEing Cupid, vErsus thE man-baby in diapErs. AftEr having EvEn a singlE child.. I am SO over babiEs in diapErs! ;)


WhEn the EasEl card is opEnEd up, it can be foldEd to stand up as shown abovE. ThE sEntimEnt on thE lowEr part of thE card is from thE nEw Li'l Cupid sEt, which is also availablE starting today in thE onlinE storE!

On thE front of thE card I layErEd a couplE buttons, tiEd togEthEr with twinE on top of a twill ribbon. PEaking out from bElow is a datE tag I crEatEd using my datE stampEr. (sidE notE.. it doEsn't go past 2009 - any suggEstions whErE I can gEt a nEw onE?!?!) SincE it is a 'masculinE card' I triEd to kEEp 'bling' to a minimum, but did add a gEm to thE sEntimEnt block.

BE surE to visit all of our DoodlElicious DEsign TEam blogs today and commEnt on thEir projEcts and on thE WhimsiE DoodlEs blog for your chancE to win somE fantastic prizEs!

Alicia {You Are Here}

The Fine Print...
Hop ends at midnight tonight, January 5th.
A comment must be left on each members blog post to be eligible for prize(s).
The coupon code will be good 'til Friday, January 8th, at midnight.
Prize winners will be announced around noon on Wednesday, January 6th.

Supplies: Cardstock: GinaK (white), Waussau (kraft), Unknown (red, blue); Die: Spellbinders; Punches: Stampin' Up! (Scalloped Border & Curly Label); Embossing Folder: Provocraft (Swiss Dots); Other: Dimensional Foam Dots, Buttons, Hemp, Twill, Gems

And now a SPECIAL OFFER for fans and readers of my blog: Use the coupon code below (ALICIA10), the next time you shop at the Whimsie Doodles Online Store and receive 10% OFF your order!

76 comments:

Susie said...

You did such a wonderful job on this. I love the image. Easel cards are fun to make.

Teresa (aka tmom) said...

Awesome work, love the easel card, need to try one some day!

Dawn B. said...

ADORABLE...this is such a sweet image and you did an awesome job creating with it..I really like the nestie you used..Great card.

bambisue said...

OMG this is the cutest! I love the easel card and the image you used is adorable!

Wanda said...

I love your easel card. could 9 is to die for... Thanks for sharing

Yvonne said...

This cute cupid image reminds me of a modern day version of the traditional one.... love it! Beautiful card!

debb said...

Such a great easel card!

Lisa B said...

I just want to cry when I see this one. You did such a wonderful job. It reminds me of my son who is my forever angel. I just love this stamp. It would make perfect cards for my family. Valentine's Day used to be my day to send things to all of the AUnts & Uncles from my kids. I gotta get this stamp...they would love it!

Gloria said...

Your card is so great. Love the easel cards. The image is awesome and I really would like to have it.

Marilyn said...

Very beautiful!

Vicki said...

I really am liking the colors you chose...love embossing too...the image is just so sweet!

HUGS!

Vicki

Emma said...

Adorable card, love the style & fab colours.
Hugs EMmma x

Melissa Craig said...

Fabulous! I love this little guy. He's who I want in my collection the most. I love your card.

Sue said...

Adorable card! I love this image and the colors you used for your project.

Paula said...

I love how you colored your little cupid!

Ann said...

love this card - a really good example of an easel card - love it.
Ann xxx

Brandi said...

How vEry cutE! :)

Country Mouse said...

Love this easel card!! Great job!

Linda said...

Adorable... I'll have to try an easel card!

Busym1 said...

I love this idea! Hugs, michelle

Rachel said...

Love this image!! you did a beautiful job with it.
hugs,
Rachel

Claire said...

I love the image you chose and those papers are sooo cute. Great Job!

KymKreates said...

I think this image is to die for. Everything about your easel is darling!

Rhonda Miller said...

Great job. I love these easle cards. TFS.

terrie said...

awesome easel card....well done

Monica said...

It's a wonderful card! I love easel cards and yours is great!

Kim Nath said...

Yes, its absolutely adorable as is your wonderful card!

Marlene said...

Love your easel card! I haven't tried one yet, but you have inspired me to do so. Love that cupid boy, too! Great Job!

Deb said...

I really love easel cards, and this one is fabulous! Your coloring is beautiful, and he is such an adorable little fella to begin with!

Aunty Sue said...

my fave

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

Grat creation love it!!!

ScrapinShana said...

Love this image, it's so cute!

LindaC said...

Great card...love the shape with the image and the double buttons with tag is clever...great job!

Sherry said...

What an adorable boy..love the little angel thanks for sharing

Melissa S. said...

I just love your Easel card. Wow. how much fun and those colors are so clean and crisp looking. Great job.

one2stitch said...

I fell in love with this little cupid and will be adding him to my list of must haves. You did a wonderful job .. it uses my favorite blue.

Ramona said...

How cute!! I just love all the new designs!!

Hugs~
Ramona

Christine said...

great card, the color combo is just fabulous. It's a very simple card but just stunning.

T said...

I just love your card and image...

bissecat said...

Lovely cupit .I like this best.

Janet, said...

Love your card, and that image is perfect.

Phyllis said...

I have not tried this easel card yet but after looking at your, I need to! How precious can ya get! I think your "Sweetie" will love it.

campbelljudy1228 said...

Your cards are adorable. Awesome work you did and great colors.

terri d said...

how cute was that! I have a perfect place to do something like that.

Roxx said...

Crafty Al,

You created a lovely card.I very rarely make men/boy cards. You made it look easy. I can't wait to see what everyone created.

Roxx.T

Patrizia said...

what a lovely card! Love your coloring!

Cat said...

great card! love your color palette! i've yet to make an easel card... i may just have to try it.

Jeri said...

Great valentine for the boy or man in your life. I thought an easel card would be so hard to make. Not so! I've been hooked since making my first. Thanks for sharing yours.

It's Me, Nikki! (aka NCSUnikki) said...

What's your letter again? LOL...

I love your card Alicia-- its pErfEct!!

Tricia said...

oh I love the unique stand and the way this opens. I need to learn how to make this! hopping along

Katie Cotton said...

oh my word i love it!

Vonnie G. said...

What a great job you did on this. Absolutely love it.

seedlings mum said...

that is seriously cute!

Debbie Fisher (debbiedee) said...

I LOVE this image! I have two boys and it's hard to find really cool boy images. Your card is awesome!

Ann English said...

rEally cutE !

Maryann said...

IThis little cupid is absolutely one of my biggest favorites here today. He´s sooo cute and your card is stunning hun. I haven´t tryed to make an easelcard before, but I´m definately going to try one now. It looks amazing.
Maryann

Jenn Borjeson said...

ha ha ha You are so clever! Loved your post - and your card is adorable, great job!!!

Marie B. said...

One of these days I will try an easel card! Yours is adorable!

MsJay said...

Isn't he cute!

Joanne said...

Cute, cute, cute is all I can say. TFS

Roxx said...

Alicia,

I just love your card easel! I need to learn how to do one too.
What a fabulous blog hop this has been.I'm not sure how I managed to start the blog hop in the middle of the list,but it's been fun! I'm heading to Whimsie Doodle's now.

Roxx.T
http://dreamsofcrafting.blogspot.com/

WendyP said...

what a fantastic easel card - and love that image !

Jessica G. said...

Cute card, Alicia, and very clever to use an easel techinque for your letter! Beautiful, vibrant coloring on this adorable little guy!!

Anonymous said...

Cutie, love the card. Ginger S

Lawren said...

Love the Card.

crazy4scrappin said...

You did a great job colouring your image and creating a great easle card. Thanks for sharing.

laurie said...

Love the easel card, must try one. The image is colored perfectly

Ola said...

Very cute! You did a wonderful job!!

**hopping along**

okj83@live.com

Lee - grandmalee said...

You card is sooo cutE! I lovE having imagEs for this agE sincE somE of my grandkids arE past thE babyish stagE! I still havEn't donE an eEsEl card, but it's rEally duE now! Do you think wE ovErdid it with the EEEEEEEEs??? lol

Lyn S said...

Just adorable!

Chrissie said...

Fabulous card! Love it!
Chrissie

Jennifer Scull said...

that is so cute! and I agree about the no diapers cupid! :)

karennarelle said...

i think this is my favourite image so far

audrey said...

I had never seen an Ecard before, it is an interesting concept. Yours is adoreable. Thanks for the inspiration. :-)

craft_princess said...

Super cute!

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