Friday, 9 April 2010

My first ever circle easel card

Here is my first ever circle easel card. I followed instructions on this blog HERE The circles have been cut with scalloped circle nesties and plain circle nesties. The image is a new image I bought from Karens Doodles Its called I didn't do it!. I have coloured the image in with Promarkers, artic blue, china blue, tan and pale pink. I have done some faux stitching around the edge of the image with a blue marvy fine tip pen. To hold the card up I have stuck a white circle on top of a light blue small scalloped circle and put a button on the top which has been threaded with blue gingham ribbon.
I am entering this card into the following challenges
Our creative corner Buttons
Allsorts No Dp's
One stitch at a time Anything goes
Pile it on An Easel Card
Karens Doodles USA Something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue
old -my nesties, new - digi image, borrowed - the instructions, blue - blue card
Incey Wincey Fancy folds
Sophisicat Raining cats and dogs
A spoonful of sugar One for the boys
Digital Tuesday Blue, white and one other colour
I love Promarkers Animals
Moving along with the times An easel card
C.R.A.F.T Buttons
Sew Many Stitching
Magical Crafts Animal Antics
Stamp Something Stitching
Simple Doodles Inspire others

Thanks for looking x


  1. fab circle easel card,love the image so cute thankyou for joining us at c.r.a.f.t. this week

  2. A lovely card, I just love the expression on his face!! x

  3. gorgeous! I never would have thought to make a circular one!

  4. Too cute! Luv the circle easel card. Fab colouring. Thx for joining us at Karen's Doodles challenge. Good luck!


  5. Fabulous easel card - greta image and super colouring. Thanks for taking on my challenge at Allsorts this week.
    Good luck in the draw.
    Debs xx

  6. Gorgreous love your circle easel card..i will have to try these out!
    Love the image!
    Thanks for joining us over at MAWTT Good Luck
    Clare DT x

  7. Hi Julie,

    Gorgeous creation.

    Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Challenge.

    Please feel free to visit my blog:


  8. Beautiful card. Love the image

    Thanks for playing with us at A Spoon Full of Sugar


  9. Fab card, and such a fun image. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ ProMarkers. Sue C x

  10. Gorgeous circular easel card, must have a go, its really effective and as for your doggy how could anybody think he did it?? Your colours are gorgeous too, all perfect for our challenge, thanks for playing at MCFC, love Steph

  11. Gorgeous card I love the image, thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T and good luck.

    Rose xx

  12. Not seen one of these before, looks great, love the image and beautiful colouring,thank you for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers
    Ruth x

  13. What a fun card....I haven't seen the circle easel card before....I really like it!!!
    What an adorable doggy image.
    Thank you for playing at Simple Doodles hope you will join us again.

  14. What a super card and the image is adorable. Thanks for taking part at I ♥ Promarkers this week.

  15. Thank you for joining us over at OSAAT, Beautiful card and I love this Puppy image of Karen's, hope to see you again on Sunday for results and next challenge,
    Good Luck
    Sarah xx

  16. Such an unusual card!
    Thank you for coming over to play at C.R.A.F.T this week!

  17. Fabulous card Julie - I love the circle easel and that image is so cute :o) Thanks for joining us on I ♥ ProMarkers.

  18. Great card - love it. Loving the colours and the image that you have used too. Thanks for joining us here at OSAAT and i hope you'll pop back on Sunday to check out the winners and our next challenge.
    Sam x

  19. wow this is really gorjus hun love that image and the detail is just perfection,thanks so much for joining us over at OSAAT love hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

  20. What an adorable card! Thanks for "breaking out the buttons" for this week's OCC challenge!!!

  21. Love the karen doodle image and that blue is Electric. My favourite. Thanks for joining us at Sophisticats. Hugs Tracy x

  22. How cute is this! Awesome job :) thanks for piling it on with us!

  23. What a wonderful design for an easel card! Love your circle stopper too. That image is so funny. I smile every time is see it! Terrific job on the buttons challenge. So happy you could have some fun with us this week at Our Creative Corner.

  24. Love the effect of the scalloped circles :) Fabulous :)

    Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy Challenge this week!! Good Luck !!

    Dont forget our Design Team Call :)

    Please visit my personal blog Vanilla Hevn

  25. Such a lovely easel card, and a cute image. Thanks for joining us at I ♥ Promarkers and C.R.A.F.T.
    Julie x

  26. Brilliant, love it!!! Thanks for joining this week at I ♥ ProMarkers.
    Hugs Lisa xx

  27. Great card Julie, thank you for joining us in our button challenge at CRAFT Challenge this week and good luck!

    Jo and Tigerlover.

  28. WOW thats a fair amount of challenges you managed to enter. I love the card and the colours are brill. Thanks for playing along at MAWTT Hazelxox

  29. Fab creation, and thanks for joining in the Anything Goes challenge at OSAAT. Don't forget to check back tomorrow to see who won and find out all about our next challenge :)
    Good luck!

  30. Awww what a cutie Julie, adorable image and love the shape of your easel card.

    Thanks for joining us over at Magical Crafts.


    Joanne xx

  31. Julie, Awesome card for a first time circle easel cards...It's beautiful, love the image and coloring is superb....thank you for sharing your talent with us at OSAAT, good luck

    Hope to see you again next week

    stitchy xx

  32. Julie, this is just precious. I have never tried a circle easel card, might have to give it a whirl. Good luck and thanks for joining in on the fun at Karen's Doodles Challenge blog.

  33. great job, and super cute!!! thanks so much for playing along with SD and PIO.

  34. Aww this is fab, great image & I love your circle-easel card, looks stunning

    Thanks for playing along at Sophisticats

    Jan x

  35. Totally love this!!! Awesome. Glad to see you at Karen's Doodles Challenge Blog.

  36. oh this is awesome! and what a super cute image. So glad you played along with us
    for our "Inspire Others"challenge on Simple Doodles. Hope to see you for the next challenge

  37. Wow no one would ever guess that this was your 1st circle easel card. Thank you for joining in with us at MAWTT this week x Clare x

  38. Oh WOW Julie, this is so cute.

  39. Wow this is awesome. Love the shape you used. You rocked the Digital Tuesday Challenge.

  40. Super cute easel card and that image is so sweet! Thanks for joining us at Stamp Something Challenge-hope to see you again next week!

  41. Great card Julie! So creative with the circle easel!!! Thanks for joining us for the Stamp Something challenge.
    Hugs, Denimo


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