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Feb 18, 2022

Bunny Tail and a Feathered Friend with a Note to Say Hello

Happy Friday! 

Did you get a chance yet to join us this month at Stamping Sensations? Plenty of time still left to do so and we always welcome up to 3 different creations so hope to see you there!! Our prize is a wonderful bundle of Uniko stamp sets. Our theme is simply Anything Goes with option of Wings or Tails.

I've used both wings and tails on my card today. I found my inspiration in my box of scraps where this cute image had already been previously colored and fussy cut so all I had to do was come up with a card design. 

This cute stamp is Penny Black's Sweet Talk.  I have it as the wood mounted version but it's available now as part of this clear stamp set, possible at a little bit smaller scale. 

I stamped the grass from Penny Black's set Enjoy Life using Twisted Citron Distress Oxide ink (stamped off once on scrap paper for a lighter shade). Then added a die cut border which I inked with Vintage Photo distress ink and used part of Penny Black's Oscillations stencil. My die is an oldie from Whimsy Stamps but this border die set would be a similar option and includes several dies. 

More Hillside Die Options:

The sentiment is another oldie from Whimsy stamps, part of a ticket sentiment set (I used it by itself without the ticket or matching die). Not the same but similar to this set and looks like there is a matching die set too, just mine is to be used vertically instead of horizontal. I layered a couple different pieces of pattern papers under the sentiment, used a stapler and then tied a jute twine bow onto the staple. I love May Arts Natural Jute Twine. You can get it on a large roll here.

Ticket sentiment option below:

Don't forget to check out what my teamies made for the midway reminder post :)

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Penny Black Saturday Challenge - PB Stamps // Critter Crazy Challenges - Critters // Crafty Animals - Animals // Happy Little Stampers - Dies // Sweet Stampers - Furry Friends // Colouring in Scrapland - AG // Crafting Happiness Challenges- AG // Path of Positivity - Something Positive // Stamps & Fun = Creativity - H is for..."Hare and Hello" // 


brenda said...

Stencil, dies and stamping all combined together to beautifully Ellie to make such a welcoming card.

B x

brenda said...

Me again Ellie, no stencilling, it was the soft subtle grasses which I though were. B x

Linby said...

Just love this cute image and your layout really is wonderful with the soft grasses and those cute tickets.

Marilyn said...

Adorable card! Love the cute image
Have a great day!

Jennifer said...

This is so cute!!!

Curated by Jennifer

Mrs.B said...

A gorgeous card Ellie, love the little scene you created for this bunny.
Avril xx

Dena J said...

I love this sweet stamp and scene! Beautiful coloring♥

Vee Cassidy said...

A delightful card with a really sweet bunny. Vee xx

kiwimeskreations said...

Oh what a sweet card Ellie - love how you have coloured the image, and the background is perfect. Your mounting of the sentiment is stunning
Stay safe

My Paper Epiphany said...

So beautiful as always!

Sarn said...

Oh this is lovely Ellie. I admire all the little elements - especially how you built up the sentiment. This card brings the promise of Spring! xxx

Joanne said...

Adorable and just perfect for spring!

ScrappyHorses said...

Such a beautiful card! Great layout design with the dies and stamping! I especially like the corner embellishments highlighting the sentiment! So happy you shared at Path of Positivity! ~Katrina

pinky said...

This is just the most adorable card ever Ellie. What a cute little scene for your bunny.

Pia S said...

The image is super cute and well colored and I do like your stamped grass and straws to make the background. Beautiful scene.

Pauline C said...

This is adorable Ellie - love the bunny image and the background grass stamping looks brilliant ... I don't have that stamp but may try something similar with my Lavinia Filed Grass!
Pauline xx

Fiona said...

this is lovely Ellie, love how you have created the background to look like a little garden.


Doris Klein said...

Aaaaaaaaawwww how cute! I love this image. And what a fab design!

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Tracy said...

You make such wonderful creations with Penny Black and this is no different, it's gorgeous
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Heike said...

Eine wundervolle Karte. Der Stempel von Penny Black ist total süß. Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei den Sweet Stampers.


Doris P. said...

So cute! I like the background. Thanks for joining us at S+F=C.

Helen said...

So sweet - love the way you did the background!
Thanks for playing at the Penny Black Saturday Challenge!
Helen x

Kuni said...

So lovely and cute.
Thank you for joining us at the Sweet Stampers and i hope to see you again.