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Some Bunny Loves You….

Some Bunny Loves you…. and this little bunny stamp is sooo cute, and versatile!

I made 2 cards yesterday after I had made the wooden bunny tags that I featured in yesterdays blog post {{click here to see them}}

The stamp I used is a Crafty Stamps cling rubber stamp made by Stampers Grove in Edinburgh, I have been going to their fab workshops each Saturday,  they have a huge selection of their own brand stamps, they are great quality and give really nice impressions..

The first card I made is a girly Easter card, featuring a spot of water colour background (which seems to be the in thing right now) and some Basic grey enamel dots.   I stamped the bunny onto pink patterned paper using soft granite dye ink, i stamped it off onto scratch paper first, and then stamped onto the patterned paper to give a softer impression and lighten the ink a tad

some bunny 1

 

supplies used :-

  • Water colour paper for the card base and front panel
  • Bazzil textured cardstock 12 x 12 in a nice soft pink
  • Basic Grey enamel dots
  • Stampin Up Dimensional Adhesive
  • Clearly besotted stamps hoppy easter stamp set
  • Derwent Inktense water colour pencils
  • Stampers Grove Crafty Stamps Rabbit
  • Hero Arts Soft Granite Ink

Then I made a masculine easter card,  this one is for my son for easter (hope he doesn’t read this lol)

easter bunny1

 

supplies used :-

  • White Watercolour thick paper for the card base and panel
  • Tim Holtz background stamp Paisley Prints
  • Hero Arts Soft Granite Ink
  • Claudine Hellmuth Self Adhesive Canvas ATC Pack (Cream)
  • Crafty Stamps Bunny Stamp
  • Stampin Up Banner Die
  • Hero Arts Soft Granite Dye Ink
  • Dark Grey and Olive Green Layering Cardstock
  • Hero Arts Green Hills Mid Tone Shaddow Ink
  • Hobby Art Stamp Set Anna’s Collection Just for You CS023D

I still have another 3 cards to make for Easter, which will feature this wee bunny … hope to get up to my shed to make them this week…

As always, thanks for popping round

Sarah 🙂

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Hearts & Rabbits

Yesterday was a busy and productive day, I managed to record and 2 videos onto youtube, and get the blog post up for the Use it Up Mini Book.

Once I had cleared up the aftermath from that, I managed to have a chat with my friend Deb on Skype, and catch up with what we’ve both been up to…

After that I sat down and had a wee play around with sticky back canvas I bought when I ordered my gel medium last week, and also make a couple of valentines cards for my Etsy shoppe, seeing as I found my Making Memories valentine paper that I had lost 🙂

So here are the cards I made yesterday …

Valentine Heart

Supplies List…

  • Very Vanilla Cardstock from Stampin Up
  • Making Memories Je t’adore patterned paper
  • Baby pink seam binding
  • Doily from Etsy Seller Billyfloss
  • Stampin Up Scallop Circle, Word Window and Modern Label and Heart to Heart Punches
  • 10mm foundation rose from Wild Orchid Crafts
  • Martha Stewart Cherry Pie Glitter
  • Ranger Sticky backed canvas

Easter Rabbit

I had so much fun making this card as I used some sticky back canvas and ran it through my printer with one of the digital collage sheets I bought from Etsy…

Supplies List :-

  • Olive Green Cardstock
  • Glitz Design Afternoon Muse Patterned Paper
  • Gold and Lacey Doily
  • Lace
  • Old Gold Seam Binding
  • Chocolate Brown Cardstock
  • Diamond Stickles
  • Tiny orange Mulberry flowers

Thanks so much for dropping by 🙂

Sarah

 

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Easter Bunny Cards

It was such a dreich night here tonight that I thought I would brighten the place up with a couple of spring/easter cards..

Ustream was misbehaving again, as was my remote internet connection,  I think it behaved enough for those watching to see both cards being made.

I am now on holiday from work until Thursday next week, its a nice feeling 🙂

The first card I made was this wee lemon bunny card… I hand dyed and scrunched the seam binding with Tattered Angels Lemon Zest Glimmer Mist..

Supplies List :-

  • Bazzill Textured cardstock from Angel Crafts folded to make a card 3.75″ x 3.75″
  • Papermania Lemon Sorbet Gingham Patterned Paper
  • Creamy Yellow mulberry paper
  • Seam Binding
  • Prima E’Line Pearls
  • Design House Spring Bunny Stickers
  • Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist
  • Dimensional Adhesive
  • Scotch ATG Gun

Next I made a green polka dot version…

Supplies List :-

  • Bazzill Textured cardstock from Angel Crafts folded to make a card 5.25″ x 4″
  • Kaisercraft Devonshire 6 x 6 Paper Pad (Green Polka Dots)
  • Cosmic Shimmer Mist Golden Mint
  • Seam Binding
  • My Minds Eye Self Adhesive Crystal from the Wild Asparagus Range
  • Design House Spring Bunny Stickers
  • Papermania Bird Song Stamp “lots of love”
  • Nestabilities Labels 1
  • Colorbox Jade Green Chalk Ink
  • Stampin Up Stampin Write Markers in Old Olive and Real Rust