Thursday, March 1, 2018

Bloom Where You're Planted

     It's the 1st of March and we're starting a new challenge at 2 Crafty Critter Crazies.  As always, our theme is "Anything Goes with a Critter" and that means anything 4 legged, 2 legged, 6 or 8 (or more) legged; animal, bug, fish, bird, whether real or fantasy, as long as it's some kind of creature and you feature it on your project, it's eligible.

     Our sponsor this month is Limited Runs and they have such a wide range of fun and funny images.  Check them out.

     I'm celebrating spring and I fell in love with this cute little bird, gardening in a pot.

     I colored with a combination of ProMarkers and colored pencils.  I used dies from Sizzix to cut the image and the dp frame.  I used glittered washi tape as though it was ribbon and added a tiny, hand-sewn, sheer ribbon bow, then adhered the sentiment.

Allsorts (bird, bloom)
Colour Crazy
Crafting from the Heart
Crafty Friends
Cut It Up
Jo's Scrap Shack
Pile It On
Send a Smile 4 Kids
Simon Says Stamp & Show

     Remember, our challenge runs all month but it now closes on the 25th of each month.  That gives time for the DT to each choose their favorite entry for the month and we publish all of those on the 1st of the following month, along with the random winner, and the new challenge.  Hope to see you playing along with us. And Thank You, Limited Runs, for sponsoring us.

     Happy Crafting.  NanaConnie


  1. Aw this is beautiful Connie, love the cute chick and great sentiment.
    Linda xxx

  2. A super cute image and the sentiment works perfectly with it. Hazel x

  3. This is just gorgeous,fab image .xxx

  4. Pots are the easiest way to garden anything!
    This little guy is so cute and I love your card!

  5. A really cute card, thanks so much for sharing at Allsorts this week!

  6. Beautiful card,great image and coloring and fabulous design...thank you for joining us at Colour Crazy challenge
    Željka DT xx

  7. Well, you sure chose the right sentiment for this cute image!! Great job. I love your spring card!

    Thanks for joining us for our Anything Goes challenge at Cut it Up!


  8. Very cute - that glittered washi tape makes the whole thing pop.

    Helen x

  9. Super cute card! love the design and the stamps you used! Thanks for joining us this week on Simon says stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Barbara

  10. Sounds like he telling that flower off to get going LOL. LOVE it pretty colours and the glitter too.

  11. so cute...Thank you for playing with us at Colour Crazy Challenge. Hope to see you again.
    Jill ~ DT

  12. very nice. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Friends.
    Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)

  13. This image is just too cute! Thanks for sharing at Cut it Up.

  14. Gorgeous Card! Thank you for joining our Challenge at Pile It On!
    Marciava ~ Design Team Pile It On! Challenge Blog

  15. Ace Nana. . . .Love this cute little card. X


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