Friday, September 22, 2017

CardMaker - Quietfire Blog Hop - Easel Chinese Lanterns - ECD You Are Unforgettable - HB, we've joined with CardMaker Magzine for an awesome Blog Hop. Check out the list below to join in and see some fabulous designs using some of the newest dies and stamps from Suzanne Cannon from Quietfire Design.

Make sure you leave a comment on every blog because there will be a $50 Quietfire Gift Certificate awarded randomly to one lucky commenter!  

All comments should be made by midnight PST on Sunday, September 24, 2017 and the lucky winner will be announced shortly afterwards!  Good luck!

I acquired a bunch of new stuff BIG GRIN especially some Penny Black stamps and while entering the images into my database, I also stamped them onto Arches 90# hot Press watercolor paper. I'm using the "Flower Lanterns" stamp on this card.

I'm using a couple of the newest an A Way With Words dies "You Are" and "Unforgettable" from Elizabeth Craft Designs, also available on Quietfire Design HERE and HERE

As well as a design element stamp from the "Soar Collection" 8pce clear stamp set from Elizabeth Craft Designs also available on Quietfire Design HERE

And using a bunch of sentiment stamps from Quietfire Design, 
("You Are" 5pce set); ("Happy Birthday Plain and Simple" 7pce set) 


Robyn Josephs

Clare Prezzia:

Teresa Horner

Yogi Grunwald  YOU ARE HERE

Diana Carr:

Wanda Hentges

Gaylynn Martling:

Kathy Jo Wood

Jen Shults:

Yvonne van de Grijp

Nicole Coursey:

Diana Nguyen

Savannah O’Gwynn:

Teresa Kline:

Suzanne Cannon

If you want to see all the details and descriptions on how I made my card, please click on any card image. Enjoy

And it fits for these challenges:
Dare and Diane  sentiment/quote
Penny's Challenges  #347 anything goes
The House That Stamps Built  #S2017 inspir image of yellow/orange leaves
Aud Sentiment Challenge  #189 use a 2 word sentiment
Cute Card Thursday  #496 monochromatic
Trimmie's Challenge  #434 autumn/Halloween
Facebook Cardmaker magazine  Fall - W/C
Frilly n Funky  fall
Hiding In My Craft Room  #318 fall
MMM Challenge  #55  autumn colors


newbie85 said...

Beautiful card!! Loving how you put it all together with the dies and the sentiment! And your coloring and design is great to make a beautiful card!!!

I'm a Little Teapot said...

Beautiful card, always! Love the colors!!

Brooke said...

Very pretty---love the easel card! Thanks for being a part of the hop!

Art By Wanda said...

This is wonderful, Yogi!!!

Janis said...

Beautifully done! Love the calligraphy with your wonderful floral art.
<3 J

jwoolbright at gmail dot com

Robyn said...

this card is unforgettable Yogi! Thanks for the inspiration!

Anonymous said...

Your easel card reminds me of Fall. Carmen G.

Clare said...

Very nice! The colors are awesome, and I love it!

Sherry said...

gorgeous! love it!

Quietfire said...

Such a wonderful card in so many ways! I love how you've combined the dies. Perfect!

JmB said...

I love, love, love the flower lanterns as they remind me of my grandmother who had them. Very pretty card. Thank you for sharing.

Lee Ann said...

Lovely, reminds me to make an e as easel card in the future

Darlene said...

WOW! Just beautiful Yogi!!! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Sentiments & Quotes’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

Pamela Haskin said...

Gorgeous watercolor effect! Love the front sentiment.

Karen Hasheck said...

Wow - this is gorgeous! Love it!

Unknown said...

A lovely card! Love the sentiments!

CAJ30 said...

Truly a beautiful card, Yogi. Love the stamp you chose and the colours are perfect. The Quietfire die is perfect! Really really nice.

Donna said...

This is stunning, fabulous colors, embellishing and great saying! So glad you joined us at The House That Stamps Built. Donna DT

Denise Bryant said...

Love the Chinese Lanterns! Gorgeous card!

Yvonne said...

As gorgeous as always!

Diana Nguyen said...

What a cool easel card and wonderful combination of dies and stamps.

Mary Holshouser said...

Love easel cards.
the Chinese Lanterns are
beautiful. Great to see
them put on the base too.
thanks for sharing a
wonderful card.

Sue D said...

Very pretty card design and I like the sentiments.

Betty said...

Exquisite card. The colors are so rich and lovely. Love the use of those dies!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

What a beautiful post filled with beautiful cards!

Heather said...

This is so gorgeous!! I love that image of the Chinese lanterns; the vintage look is fabulous! Thanks for playing with The House That Stamps Built.

Charmaine Stack said...

Pretty, Yogi. You really are the Queen of Easel Cards!

cghundley said...

Easel cards are always
full of fun and this
one is so pretty!
Great images and
Carla from Utah

Sheila said...

I love making easel cards so really appreciate the one that you created. The colors, designs and the saying result in a card that the recipient will keep for many years. Thank yo for inspiring me.

Leslie Miller said...

Those are the most beautiful Chinese Lanterns! More new stuff? Yay! Sorry I'm so late to visit, but I've been very sick. Lots of catching up to do. Thanks for sharing with us at Double D, Yogi!

Jo Ann F. said...

Beautiful fall colors and the Quietfire die cut lettering pairs so well with the Chinese lantern flowers.

Donna Phelan said...

What a spectacular Fall card! I adore your beautiful easel card with those gorgeous Chinese Lanterns! Your large sentiments are simply fabulous! Thanks so much for playing along with us at The Double D Challenge Blog, Sentiments/Quotes, Donna, DT Member.

Kathy/NorthCarolina said...

Yogi, this is such a gorgeous card! That stamped/colored image looks exactly like a watercolor. So many beautiful fall touches here. Thanks so much for sharing with us at the Frilly and Funkie "To Everything There Is a Season" challenge!

Trimgym said...

Lovely creation, thank you for joining our challenge at CRAFT Challenge this week. Please also have a look at our DT call and consider applying for the position of DT member, we are a friendly bunch.

Suzanne C said...

Beautiful painted blossoms with gorgeous fall inspired colors! Lovely sentiments! Thanks for playing along with us at Frilly and Funkie in the "To Everything there is a season" Challenge!

sweetpea said...

Great card, love the colours. Thanks for joining in at MMM challenge Janet DT

Creative world said...

Fantastic card, coloring,awesome design too...thank you for joining us at AUD SENTIMETNS challenge this week,hope to see you again
Željka DT xx