Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Happy Easter

Hi guys!  I actually found this card late last year in one of my files, so I thought I would keep it and share it for Easter!  Then I realised that I will be in the middle of the April die release blog launch during Easter so today is the final day before the launch starts, so today it is!!  I started by embossing a piece of coconut white card with the Dahlia Garden embossing folder.  I used the Double Pierced Circles to create a multi layered frame out of Blue Dusk and white card and I attached it over the embossed background.  I added it to a piece of coconut white card and added pearl corners to it.  I used the Chrysanthemum as the sun cut in yellow,  I added grass and eggs and an Easter bunny to the inside of the frame and the sentiment above them.  I added a satin ribbon bow with a clear Dazzler to the side of the frame.  The card was completed with white and blue dusk mats and layers.





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74 comments:

BridgetCG said...

Morning Sue, what a lovely Easter Card, perfect with all the spring blooms starting to really come out now, and Easter a couple of days away. Have a good day everyone. Bx

hazel said...

Beautiful card Sue xx Hazel

Karen Drew said...

Lovely card. I like how you have used the chrysanthemum die for the sun.
Luv
Karen xx

Loraine Jefferis said...

What a sweet card Sue. Love it. Best wishes Loraine Jefferis x

Steph Cotterill said...

Cute, and clever thinking, so typical of how you think lol what a brilliant idea for the sun, why can't I think like that, I always make this happy hobby more difficult than needs be, so to use one of the chrysanthemum dies to make the sun is genius. I've made no Easter cards this year as market falls next Sunday but I do have some of your collection on standby as they can always be worked in with your garden theme dies, show me a bunny that doesn't enjoy raiding a garden for pumpkins etc so not all is lost. I'm really looking forward to your new samples during the launch as it's going to be an exciting time for all so no nerves Sue, they are already loved and selling like hot cakes ☺
Wherever you are whatever your plans, hope it's a happy day xxx

kittyedavies47@gmail.com said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you a lovely card so cute.
Take care and have fun Kitty.

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, What a lovely Easter card today. The bunny and eggs are so sweet and I love the Chrysanthemum sun.

Barbara V

Princess Pixie! said...

Hi Sue
What a happy little bunny enjoying the Easter Eggs in the sunshine - I hope that’s a prediction of how it will be on Sunday! Gorgeously cute card x
I knew it was coming and I knew It was any day but I am soooooo excited! Cannot wait for the launch. Having been teased with various e mails and sneaky peaks of your new dies tomorrow is going to be a happy day. Bring it on x
Happy Wednesday everyone
Crafty hugs
PP
Yvonne x

Jan on the Fosse said...

Hi Sue
What a happy card, so cute.
Jan x

Marion Scott said...

Hello Sue, a lovely Easter card and I love the idea of using the chrysanthemum die for the sun.
Marion S x

Netty The Runner said...

Lovely, gorgeous, happy card Sue. Great idea to use the chrysanthemum as a sun. The little bunny is so cute.
Annette x

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A lovely card. Great use of the chrysanthemum for the sun.
B xx

Clai01 said...

Happy Easter Sue x
and here we go again! ready for the new die launch tomorrow ! x

Pauline Austen said...

Morning Sue, what a cute card. It has such a 'feel good factor'.
Looking forward to your new launch. Have pre ordered a few dies already, but no doubt,this will not be all. Can't wait to see them given the SW style. Hugs xx

June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, back to normal now, caught up with the blog. Beautiful Easter card, my 7 year old granddaughter would love this one, and having an easter hunt too is right up her street.

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx

Beverly Fuchs said...

Hello Sue,

What a Happy Easter scene on your card today. Lovely colors and design. Clever use of the Chrysanthemum die for the sun.

Looking forward to your die release tomorrow. It's always a delight to see the cards you have created using the new release.

Have a great day.

Beverly

Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
I don't send Easter cards but as Stephanie said it can be adapted for garden lovers.I am away over the next few days but will pop in to comment when I can can't wait. Then in May we get to see you back on our screens. Have a lovely day everyone.

rolfi said...

Hi Sue,
a lovely card today… I love the soft colours.
Rolf xxx

Janice K said...

Good morning Sue,
A very pretty card with lovely soft colours.
Looking forward to seeing your new collection and anticipating that my wishlist will be growing!!! X

Betty McAlister said...

Morning Sue. A gorgeous Easter card. Like others, love how you've used the Chrysanthemum die for the sun.
Looking forward to your new release inspiration tomorrow. xx

Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
A beautiful card with your lovely bunny & eggs.Yvonne xx

carol edwards said...

Hello Sue , a really sweet Easter card. Love the bunny and flower sun!! Xx

Marie P. from Longridge said...

Good morning all.
Thank you Sue for another beautiful card.
Hugs
Marie P.

lydia jordan said...

Morning Sue,
Gorgeous card.
Lydia

Anonymous said...


Hi Sue

Great card, sutble spring colours and a happy bunny.

Heather R Oxfordshire

Scottydog said...

What a lovely fun card. I was just wondering what set the sun had come from when I read you had used a chrysanthemum, ingenious! This is a lovely composition Sue. Thank you!
Looking forward to the launch, have seen some but not all (I presume) of your dies so will no doubt have some nice surprises.

Ann Topp said...

Good Morning Sue. Beautiful Easter card ....and I love the little bunny . The chrysanthemum makes an absolutely great Sun. Thankyou Sue. Have a lovely Easter wherever you are. Sending hugs and best wishes to everyone. Kind regards Ann Toppcards Leeds.

Crafty Cruiser said...

Really cute - lovely colours.
I’ll be going away later today for a while but will look in when I can.
Doreen R

Anne said...

A really cute card.

Anne (Northampton)

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue- what a sweet Easter card this is and love the sunshine you have created. So clever. Looking forward to seeing your new die launch tomorrow. Sending best wishes
YvonneMayxx

Pussycats said...

Good Morning Sue and all
What a stunning Easter card and love all the details you have created. The framing of the circles really draws the eye in to centre and the bunny and eggs are so cute and finished brilliantly with the idea of the chrysanthemum flower for sun. You can tell its a sue wilson card finished with the messy bow.
Crafty hugs to all, Wendy

Anonymous said...

Lovely card, clever using the flower die as the sun. Hugs WINTERWARM.xxx

cr@fty said...

Good morning Sue
What a cute card! What a clever idea using the flower die for a sun ( that’s why we need you to inspire us!).
Hugs x
Heather T

stitchingranny said...

This is a beautiful card and it would make a fab baby shower card or even birthday card for a little one. I love the "sun".

Hugs Helen xx

Deb E Isle of Wight said...

A lovely post - don't usually do Easter cards but with this one I can be easily converted. Particularly love the Dahlia embossing folder.

Anonymous said...

Hello Sue
A really pretty Easter Card today in lovely Springtime colours.
Here’s wishing you and all your Blog followers a Happy Easter!
Lesley S x
Ps Looking forward to your new die launch!

Muriel said...

Hello Sue and all
Lovely Easter card Sue, chrysanthemum sun is brilliant, the whole card is perfect.
Can’t wait for the release, love seeing your samples, it always changes my wish list if I peek at the previews
Hugs
Muriel x

Jean Z said...

Hi Sue, Love this card so spring like. love Jean Z xxxxx

Rose in Chester said...

Oh Sue,
that is such a lovely card, and just in time for me to make it to hand deliver. I love bunnies and the chrysanthemum as the sun - what a brilliant idea.
Thanks for showing and
LOOKING FORWARD TO THE LAUNCH - YIPPEE
Hugs
Rose

Kiraneries said...

Hi Sue, a beautiful card. A lovely Easter bunny, eggs and that glorious sun. Looking forward to your new die launch.

jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, such a cute little card, love the bunny! Love Jean xxx

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a lovely Easter card and apart from the EF I have all the ingredients so I will be saving this for inspiration next year :-) I see that we have all fallen in love with the Chrysanthemum sun, it is a brilliant idea. Looking forward to the launch tomorrow, your samples always show the dies off so much better than the packaging.

Frances

sandy said...

A great different style of card:0)

Sandy (tort)

Susan Battensby said...

Really cute card.
Looking forward to your samples from your new launch.
x

BenteS said...

Such a cute Easter card!
Looking forward to your new die launch :))

Jackie T said...

Good afternoon Sue this is a stunning Easter card I love the design it is so fresh and bright. Enjoy the rest of the day. Take care. Hugs Jackie

KarinsArtScrap said...

gorgeous card Sue
Gr Karin

Suzzette Yandle said...

A wonderful Easter card. So glad you found it and shared it with us here on your blog.

Lisbeth said...

Happy Easter to you too! What a lovely card for a spring day. Great colours and I particularly love the embossing folder that you have used.

Lisbeth

Bejay said...

Hi Sue,
I don't do Easter cards but this one is just too adorable. I'm so glad you found it in your files and decided to share with us before the new die releases.
Bejay xx

June Horrocks said...

Hi sue I know so many people that would love this card it’s very beautiful thank you for sharing
Love June Horrocks xxxxx

karenlotty said...

Pretty card Genius way of using the chrysanthemum die to create the sunshine
Looking forward to the launch of your new collection

CraftyJo said...

So very pretty.

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

A lovely Easter card. The components are so cute. Nice pastel colours too.

Looking forward to the launch of your new dies, but I am going away for the day tomorrow. Setting off early so may not get chance to comment until late. Can still sneak a peak on my phone though. Can’t seem to comment using it, but maybe I should try harder?

Love Helen xxx

Jackie Durrant said...

Well it was well worth the wait Sue!! What a delightful card xx

Helen Terry said...

Hi Sue what a stunning card, I have all the dies you gave used, so i will take inspriration from this to make some lovely cards Thanks Helen xx

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
A beautiful Easter card, looking forward to seeing your new dies and samples,

Love and hugs to everyone
Pat

dj from kettering said...



Well worth the wait from last year!!!

Looking forward to the new release; mine
on order,



Doreen x

Lynne L said...

Hi Sue Beautiful Easter card the little eggs & bunny are so cute Oh so excited to know your new launch starts tomorrow

ursula said...

Oh wow, another launch, I have had a look at them, as usual, I want them all...esp the new frames and tags....An 'oh so cute' card, apt for the season....thank you Sue...luv Ursula xx

Patricia Howarth said...

Hi Sue, I absolutely 'love' this 'scene' card, it is truly beautiful.
Lots of love from Patricia xx

Laura O said...

Great card sue another stunner beauty. Laura o Springfield

Eunice Astle said...

Lovely Easter card Sue.

CCM said...

A lovely Easter card for today. The bunny and little eggs are so cute.

All my Easter cards are ready to be sent to my family back home. I used your Fillables Collection Happy Easter Die, the sentiment and the two big dies. My cards are so tiny but so cute. Thank you for creating so beautiful dies.
Looking forward to the launch tomorrow.

Hugs from Toronto
Carmen-Dorothy

Barbara said...

Gorgeous card Sue!!!
Love the bunny and the eggs, so cute.

theresa w said...

Hi Sue and lovely wilsonettes x
Such a cute card Sue x I love the eggs hiding in the grass x a genius idea to use the chrysanthemum die as a sun x really excited for tomorrow, will be running home from work ! Thankyou Sue x
Theresa w in Berks xxx

ahappycrafter50 said...

The bunny and eggs are so useful. Love the card.
Jan
Northampton

scrAPpamondo said...

Oh my, how cute!!! Love the bunny with the eggs and the circle frame with the embossed background that remember me a crackle egg! :) Adorable!

sued99 said...

What a gorgeous Easter card. So cute!

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Sandra said...

A lovely soft touch to this pretty Easter card!

DeCor said...

Very pretty Easter card.

Dawn Holben said...

Sue this is a beautiful Easter card, just love the little eggs and the bunny and the lovely sunshine x

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue,
Lovely Easter card.
Thanks for sharing.
Veronique L