Sunday, March 26, 2017

Hatched Just in Time

     I've been working on Easter cards since it does arrive in  April this year and I want to make sure I have enough done to get them in the mail on time.  Here's another one for today's post, using a stamp from Angie's Digital Stamps.  Doesn't he look like he hatched out just in time to be an Easter chick?


I used the sketch from Crafter's Cafe.


     The image is colored with a combination of polychromos pencils and ProMarkers, and I cut it with stitched circle dies from Die-namics.  The dp for the background strips all came from scraps and I matted them with dark green CS.

     The flowers are some of those I made up a few weeks ago by pulling up a running stitch I had sewn through one side of sheer ribbon.  There are beaded pearls in the centers. I also added three pearls beside the sentiment piece.

     Challenges:
Addicted to Stamps
Color Sisters (center column)
Crafting When We Can
House of Cards
Path of Positivity
Pixie's Snippets
Ribbon Girl
Stamping Sensations

     I hope your weekend so far has been filled with good weather and creativity, and that you find plenty of time to rest and recharge.  Happy Stamping.  NanaConnie  

14 comments:

  1. Darling little peeper greeting Easter, Connie! I love the pretty background you have created, and the lovely green monochromatic theme in your layers! Beautifully designed, and so pretty! hugs, de

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  2. Precious and it does look like a new one is coming into the world! So cute and yet pretty too. Love the tiny flowers on this
    Lynn

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  3. Gorgeous card and loving your interpretation of the sketch. Such a cute chick too.
    Hugs
    Linda xxx

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  4. Gorgeous Easter card and you used our sketch perfectly.
    Thank you for sharing with us at The Crafter’s Cafe and best of luck with your entry
    Hester

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  5. Very cute! Thanks for joining us at The Crafter's Cafe this fortnight

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  6. Beautiful card and gorgeous image.
    Thank you for joining at Stamping Sensations this month.

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  7. What an adorable little chick Connie! So cute. And I love the sketch you followed so perfectly - what a great way to use snippets as well!

    And the flowers are so pretty, it's years since I made some like that - a lovely finishing touch.

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  8. Such a sweet little chick!!! Love the colour combi and the stitching around the circle :D Thank you for playing along at Crafting When We Can Challenge XXX

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  9. Really adorable image Connie! I think you've done an amazing job with the sketch too!! Love those green pretty flowers you've added! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*

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  10. AW! such a cutie, beautiful colouring and design.
    Faith
    x

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  11. Beautiful design and color palette! Thanks so much for sharing with us in the House of Cards "Make A Scene and/or Colors" challenge!
    Hugs,
    Leslie, House of Cards DT
    Love To Scrap 2

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  12. What a sweet little chick and a great card. Thank you for sharing with us at Path of Positivity. Pippa DT

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  13. Very cute! Thank you for joining us at Angie's Digital Stamps. Cindy (DT

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  14. Gorgeous Card! the whole design of this is so pretty
    Thanks for joining us on the Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
    Sabrina (TCS) xoxoxo

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