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Anita Kejriwal

Krista Schneider

Cats’ Night Out!!!

April 11, 2017

Hello friends. Welcome to the ECD blog.

Colouring is such a beautiful way to release stress and tension. Colours bring a smile to every face and I love the whole process of colouring. I would call today’s card ‘Fun colouring’ because the images are simple to colour and the results are amazing.

I have used masking to create the moonlit sky. The cats out there are having a good time… Have a look!!!

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Happy Bird-Day Card with Gingham Background

March 27, 2017

Hello friends,

Welcome to the ECD blog. I am Anita here today for the Colouring Design Team. Birthdays can be so much fun and creating cards for this occasion is a beautiful way to show affection for the birthday person. I love making sweet birthday cards and Elizabeth Craft Designs has some amazing stamps and dies to make your birthday projects look awesome.

For my card I tried a new technique for creating a gingham effect background with alcohol inks. It’s easy to do because the lines don’t have to be perfect. It provides a colourful base to the stamped images and dies.

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Tulips in a Pottery Pitcher

March 22, 2017

Hello to all,

Welcome to Susan’s Garden.  This is Anita here and I am so happy to present to you a card made with some of the beautiful dies from Susan Tierney-Cockburn.

Today I have beautiful tulips in a pottery pitcher. I love the way this card turned out. I tried a new colouring technique and I think it gives a very realistic look to the flowers and leaves.

Here’s how it looks:

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Masculine Card with Die Cuts

March 16, 2017

 

Hello everyone!!

Welcome to the ECD blog. This is Anita here. I have to think long and hard when it comes to making masculine cards and most of the time I struggle to decide which elements create a proper one. Elizabeth Craft Designs has some beautiful die sets that can be transformed with simple colouring to make cards for the men in our lives.

I have a very elegant masculine card today. I used several layers to build my card and chose the new Distress Oxide inks to colour the feathers.

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Blooming Tulips from Susan’s Garden

February 27, 2017

HELLO !!!!

Welcome to the ECD blog. I hope spring is in full bloom in your garden. Flowers are popping up everywhere and winter blues are fading away.

Today I have tulips for you from Susan’s Garden and believe me, they are so beautiful!!! I have an entire dozen of them on my card.

Be sure to check out all of the new flower making dies from Susan’s Garden on the Elizabeth Craft Designs website. Meanwhile, have a look at these marvelous flowers.

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Vellum Flowers with Intricate Background

February 22, 2017

Hello Crafty Friends!

Welcome to the Elizabeth Craft Designs blog. I’m Anita here. Today, I have my favourite thing on the post for you – stamped flowers. Stamping is really relaxing and colouring stamped images can be a real stress buster.

I love colouring the floral stamps from the new ECD release. These are so lovely. You can check them out here. I have given a soft delicate look to the flowers by stamping some of them on vellum.

Here is my card, followed by a tutorial showing how to make it.

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Layered Die Cut Card

February 16, 2017

Hello to all!!

Welcome to the ECD blog. It’s Anita here. Its’ spring in my part of the world and I really love this weather with its gentle breezes, blooming flowers and butterflies. I get my creative inspiration from nature. What about you ?

Elizabeth Craft Designs has a huge range of dies and stamps that will help you to create many beautiful projects. You can check the store HERE.

Today, I have a layered die cut card for you. Die cuts add that extra beauty to otherwise simple cards. ECD has many intricate dies and combining them with simple dies, you can get a multi-layered card that just looks awesome.

 

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Delicate Gerberas from Susan’s Garden

January 31, 2017

Hello to all,

Welcome to the ECD blog and especially to Susan’s Garden Club. I am Anita here. Susan’s Garden is filled with the best flower making dies and I just love all of them. You’ll find roses and hydrangeas, gerbera daisies, pansies, lilies and many more.

Today, I have created some delicate pastel blooms for you using the newly-released Garden Notes Gerbera Daisy.

In nature this flower grows in a variety of colours from pastel to vibrant. I love the pastels and chose soft pink. There are eight dies in the set including the stem, leaves, and all of the parts of the flower!

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Blazing Gerberas

January 23, 2017

Hello Crafty friends,

A warm welcome to the ECD blog. This is Anita here with some lovely colouring using the newly released stamps and dies.

Stamping is a perfect art for card making and also my favourite. I also find stamping and colouring very comforting. Colouring flowers is a stress buster and ECD has some amazing stamps lined up for you this season. You can check them all HERE.

For today, I have a beautiful Gerbera daisy card using the Flower Power set. I have colored the flowers shades of bright yellow and orange. I love bright flowers and colouring these was a lot of fun.

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