Friday, April 11, 2014

Double Easel Easter Card

Howdy Bloggers:
I learned how to create a double easel card by watching the video from Frenchie. I have to say - it was EASY!  f you would like to make one too - click HERE to view her video.  Have a blessed day and thank you for stopping by ~ Gail ~
Front Double Easel Card - ready for envelope
Opened Double Easel Card - Ready to be displayed

Tilted to see the sentiment - I did the same border idea for the sentiment as Frenchie did in the video

White Cardstock for the base of the card
Scraps of Kraft cardstock patterned  to cover card
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock plain
IO Die - Bunnies
Scrap of Grey Cardstock
Die-Namic Die -Eiffel Tower
Memory Box Die - Isabella Butterfly
Scrap of Gray Cardstock
Butterfly die cut colored with Hampton Arts Glitter Chalk
Scrap of Black Cardstock for center of butterfly
Die-Namics Sew Nifty Die - spool of thread
Center Sentiment spool: Kraft Patterned and Kraft Plain Cardstock Scraps
Dimensional for sentiment to pop up
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock patterned
Scrap of Kraft Cardstock plain
Happy Easter Sentiment Stamp MFPaHC
A time for Praise Clear Dollar Stamp
Colorbox black Ink
Micron Brown Ink Pen for Faux Stitching

Have a Blessed Week.
Thank you for stopping by

I would like to share with:

Chalk N Stock ATG 3 of 4 - Chalking used on the butterfly to color
Sunday Red Carpet - Hop 2 of 3
Sunday Chalk-A-Lot Easter with Chalk - chalk used to color the butterfly 1 of 3
Sunday - Sentimental Sunday Vintage 2 of 3 
Monday Crafty Boots Easter UE
Monday - Craftin Desert Diva ATG UE
Monday Victorine Stamps Easter U
Monday The Kraft Journal Paris or France 2 of 2
Wednesday Wacky Wed More than favors Easter UE 
Wednesday Simon Says Wednesday Easter 5 of 5 
Thursday Cute Card Thursday Easter UE
Thursday DL ART Thankful Thursday Easter 3 of 3
Thursday Paper Crafting Journey For that special lady 3 of 3
Friday Crafts for Eternity Easter 2 of 3 
Friday Go To Galz Easter Card 
Friday Jo's Scrap Shack Easter 2 of 3 
Friday QKR Stampede Easter 2 of 3 
Friday Sister Act Cards CH #52 UE 
Friday Totally Paper Crafting Easter 2 of 3
Friday Simply Create too No Digis and no stamped images 1 of 3 
Saturday HIMCR Black White and Kraft 1 of 3 - gray added and I did use chalk on the butterfly that is grey as well - not sure if this will count - which is OK if it doesn't. :)


  1. Very unique card fold, one I've never seen before. Thanks for sharing with us at Cardz TV.

  2. Beautiful Easter card Gail. Love the double easel shape. Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Papercrafts this week. Pat K x

  3. Love this card fold. thanks for joining in on the fun this week at CTVS for our easter challenge

  4. You have been nominated for the Liebster Award over at my Blog, come check it out... I love your work!

  5. I love it- what a great design beautiful card!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #130 “EASTER” challenge, Have a Blessed day
    DIANA L.

  6. Love your double easel card! Thank you for sharing it in our gallery at The Kraft Journal! Have a GREAT weekend!

  7. Wow, das ist ja eine tolle Karte. Die Doppeleaselcard gefällt mir sehr. LG Jenny

  8. What a unique card just lovely

  9. I've only made one of these before but it turned out great. Yours is lovely! kReN

  10. Gail, We're thrilled you joined our "No Digi or Stamped Image" Challenge. #59. Your easel card is sssooooo pretty.

    Simply Create Too Design Team Member

  11. Lovely double easel card. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.


  12. another great card, Gail! I love the double easel! and still loving the Eiffel tower! Thank you so much for joining us in our Vintage/Steampunk challenge at
    Sentimental Sundays again!
    Mirella DK
    DT Sentimental Sundays (Cute and Crafty Cards by Mirella)

  13. Your double easel is fabulous!! Love the design and cuts you used!! Thanks so much for playing along at Craftin Desert Divas!!

    A Mermaid's Crafts
    Craftin Desert Divas DT

  14. The bunnies are hopping for joy!
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  15. Love your double easel card and also the colours you have chosen, The little bunnies are a super cute finishing touch. Thank you for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

  16. This double easel card looks great, what a fantastic idea.Thanks so much for sharing your card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating :)

  17. What a fabulous card!! I love it! Thanks for joining us at “Simply Create Too”, hope to see you next time again.

    DT-Member SCT

  18. Pretty, thanks for joining CTVS!

  19. Fabulous card..Thanks for playing along with us at Totally Papercrafts this week.
    Wendy xx

  20. I've never seen a card like this before and may have to try it. I like it a lot. Thanks for joining us at Chalk N Stock - DT Jearise

  21. Wow. Wonderful work. Thanks for sharing at RCS.

  22. Lovely Easter card! Thanks for joining us at Crafts 4 Eternity this week hugs x

  23. Well it doesn't look easy. Fabulous looking card and great use of chalk on the butterfly. Thanks for joining us at Chalk Ah Lot.

  24. Thank you so much for joining my Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper April challenge with your lovely double easel card - hope to see you again soon x

  25. Wonderful design! Thank you for joining us at Paper Crafting Journey.
    Joyce xx


It is always and honor & blessing to have you stop by - may your day be filled with Joy & Happiness - God Bless you today & Always - ~ Gail ~