Friday, April 1, 2011




Good morning everyone and welcome to Heart Song Design's Spring Showers Blog Hop!!!!!
If you have come from Chris's Blog you are in the right place. If not, please start at the Heart Song Inspirations blog so you don't miss any of the fabulous artwork with the NEW releases from Heart Song Designs!

We are so excited about this hop and will give one randomly selected hopper our entire release. All you have to do is leave a comment on each of our designers blogs as well as our Inspiration Blog. So sit back with your favorite beverage and enjoy all of the beautiful creations.


You can purchase the entire release bundle for $20.00, a $6.00 savings.


For my first card, I used Leah's beautiful Easter Cross. I love this elegant image with the flowers on the crown of thrones.



Card Recipe

Stamps: Easter Cross
Ink: Distressed Ink Antique Linen and Tea Dye
Paper: Concord Crush, Georgia Pacific White, Bands of Eternity design paper by imaginisce.
Accessories: Copic Markers, Martha Stewart Punch Lattice Arch, Taupe Satin edged organdy ribbon, Fairy Tale Flowers, Stampin Up Pearls. Diamond Nestabilities.


My second card uses Pretty Parasol. This image reminds me of the movie "Meet Me in St. Louis" with Judy Garland. Boy am I dating myself. Loved that movie.


Card Recipe
Stamps: Pretty Parasol
Ink: Cookie Crumb and Distressed Ink Antique Linen
Paper: Cookie Crumb, Rose Red, Shimmery White, Georgia Pacific White, Stampin Up Springtime Vintage designer paper.
Accessories: Copic Markers, Framed Tulips Textured Impressions embossing folder by Sizzix from Stampin Up. Kaiser Kraft White Pearls. Stampin Dimensionals.
Labels Ten Nestabilities.

Thank you so much for stopping by today. I hope you enjoy the hop and please leave some love for the design team. Your next stop will be Vanessa.

Hugs and Blessings,

Deb

Peggy: http://dailygracecreations.blogspot.com

24 comments:

KarinsArtScrap said...

wow deb these cards are gorgeous, my favorite is the card with the umbrella that is wow.
the image and the background paper fit wel together.

greetings karin

mrslaporte said...

Both cards are fantastic! I love the way you colored the cross. Striking. TFS

Chrissy D said...

These are so beautiful! Love the colors and your coloring! TFS!

Stephanie said...

Wow, wow, wow, both your cards are just beautiful!

Peggy said...

WOW, Deb. Both cards are just breathtaking. Gorgeous.

Vanessa said...

Deb! These are ... amazing. I'm speechless, really!!
WONDERFUL job with the cross. LOVE the flowers and pearls on the side, but your coloring of the image is stunning!!! And the shading around the edges .... It is GORGEOUS!!! You really make it come alive! (He has risen, indeed!)
Then your parasol card! ... WOW again!!! The colors, dp, dies and embossing, pearl accents around the image, coloring of the image!
You have REALLY gone beyond! ... :) ♥ You have SO inspired me!!
Have a wonderful day!!

Davi said...

Deb these are beautiful! I LOVE how you did the cross..it is stunning!! The dimension and pears are very pretty on the second one~~

Kerri said...

Both of these are gorgeous, Deb! Beautiful images and I love pearls!

Toni K said...

These are so gorgeous! Love the cross. Beautiful.

Holly said...

Deb, I am swoooooooning over your beautiful cards! Your coloring is so gorgeous and I love the accessories you've added to both cards. Awesome!!!!

Paula Puckett said...

Both cards are so beautiful but, my vote for "Best Card in Blog Hop" is the cross! Gave me goose bumps! TFS

Jennifer Scull said...

absolutely beautiful cards! :)

Karen Howard said...

Wow, both your cards are very lovely! I need to get some distress ink, I love that look!

dgroovy said...

Very nice Friend, very nice.

Cindy Haffner said...

GORGEOUS work!!~

Janice M said...

Great cards Deb! Your coloring is awesome!

Marion E. said...

Hi Deb, Thanks for telling about your weather at the MPS blog. Really happy with it.And you gave me such a laugh about the fact that it's cold and rainy and then a big Yeah... spring...
It's mostly the same here too...
I have to say that I love your cards. they are stunning. The cross with flowers is catching my heart!
Big Hug
Marion

Lori said...

Both cards are incredibly beautiful!!!

Niki Estes said...

Just beautiful, Deb! Your coloring is always beautiful!

leigharmstrong said...

Your Easter Cross card is elegant and subtle but powerful. Your parasol card looks almost old fashioned. The way you use pearls in both is conderful.

Flutterby Trina said...

Hey sorry its taken me so long to pop by! Your cards are stunning!!! xxx

Joan Ervin said...

WOW!! Both of your cards are FABULOUS, Deb...the cross is sooo gorgeous and I love the vintage look of the umbrella with all the tiny pearls!!!

Sue said...

Wow beautifull cards Luv Sue x

Jerri Jimenez said...

Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous (and classy too!). Love the pearls!