Thursday, February 26, 2015

Easter Bonnet Chicks

     This has to be one of the cutest ever images and so perfect for girly Easter card!  I made it as my DT card for The Outlawz Twisted Thursday challenge where we have a perfect theme and twist this week -- both are "Anything Goes."  We're sponsored by Stitchy Bear and these darling chicks can be found in their store.


     The image was printed onto a scrap piece of white CS.  I colored the image with ProMarkers, added glittery sparkle to the mirror and cut the whole thing with a die from Spellbinders.  The sentiment is printed and hand cut.  Both are edged with distress inks.

     The striped orange dp is from DCWV and the other two were in my scrap basket so maker is unknown.  The ribbon was also a scrap and I had just enough to wrap around the card front and then make a separate bow.  I always feel so good about using up scraps -- like it gives me permission to buy more goodies or something.  :-D

    Challenges:
City Crafter
Clear It Out
Come and Get It
Corrosive Challenge
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Boots
Digi Chooseday
Lacy Sunshine
Loves Rubber Stamps
Monday Morning
My Craft Creations
Paper Minutes
Scribble & Scrap
Send a Smile 4 Kids
Simon Says Stamp

     I hope you're going to come and play with us this week.  You can't miss with an "Anything Goes" challenge and twist.  I'll have another post up in just a little bit with some fun news so be sure to check back, won't you?  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie

18 comments:

  1. These little chicks are darling and I love them checking themselves out in the glittered mirror. Good idea for that mirror. Yes, it does always feel good when you can give yourself permission to get new items for your addiction. Have a wonderful day.

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  2. Ahhhhh...those little chicks are so precious and cute! Love the design on your card once again. They look like they're ready for the big Easter parade. Cute, cute card.
    Lynn

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  3. Oh, these little chicks are soooo cute, lovely card. Thank you for sharing your work with all of us at Crafty Boots Challenges.

    Dionne

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  4. This card is so CUTE!!!! Thanks for joining our " Things with Wings " challenge at Lacy Sunshine challenge blog.

    Natasja
    DT Lacy Sunshine

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  5. LOL! Love your bonnet chicks, Miss Connie! The image is darling, and your colors look really fantastic - I especially like the hints of green. Darling card! hugs, de

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  6. Connie, this is adorable! I love that image...I may have to go shopping! I love what you have done with the mirror, and I bet it's even more spectacular in person!

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  7. So cute - you have really brought that little scene to life, I can almost hear those cute chicks gossiping! Thanks for joining in at Crafty Boots Challenges this time.

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  8. This truly is such a charming little card! I am so impressed at your coloring skills as you've given these little chicks such vivid dimension and texture. And how genius of you to add sparkles to the mirror! I really like the scene you made and how you've tied everything together. Thank you so much for sharing your talents with us for this week's Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge!

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  9. Thanks for showing your lovely Card for paperminutes. hugs
    mamapia

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  10. Such a cute card. Love the warm colours. Thank you for joining us over at the Scribble and Scrap Challenge. Good luck.
    xx

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  11. Wonderful card! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

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  12. What a cutie card, love those little beautifully coloured chicks.

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  13. Lovely design! Thanks for joining us this week at crafting from the heart :)

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  14. Awe....adorable. These chickens are so cute! Thanks so much for joining us at CCCB!

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  15. What a darling little pair of easter chicks! Love your card NanaC.
    Hugs
    Dawn xx

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  16. Really cute and adorable Easter card. Thanks for playing at Loves Rubberstamps!

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