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Monday, March 28, 2011

My Hunny Bunny

Hello everyone!

It has been a while since I posted anything, but let me assure you that I've been longing to get crafting! In between homework, studying, working, mom duties (my mother is away on a trip), and getting over a bad case of the flu, crafting seems near to impossible. Today however, I decided that I really needed to rest, and card-making is good rest :) I really wanted to participate in the Peachy Keen Sketch Challenge 48 (sketch provided below) and Emma's Throwback Thursday Challenge.


For Emma's Challenge she asked to use an older cartridge and the colour GREEN. Scrapbookaholic By Abby's Challenge is to create anything Spring, so this card will be entered over there too! :) In addition, the Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog's Challenge #53 is to create a project using any spring time theme, so this project will be there as well!

So here it goes! I made this card for my boyfriend that I'll probably give to him over Easter :) I've been dying to use the Cricut Lite Cartridge, Bloom for the fence. I got it basically because of the fence! I haven't used it till now cuz I knew it would be perfect for this card!

With the fence closed, this is what the card looks like. 

And here is my hunny bunny! 

I used Emma's sentiment from the "Colour Me Happy" set. I call my boyfriend "hunny bunny" all the time so when I saw that sentiment in that stamp set, I knew I had to have it! The sentiment only had "Hunny Bunny" on it so I used the "My lil' chickadee" sentiment, and taped out everything else to get "My."

Recipe:
  • A-2 Sized Card (4.25 x 5.5) cut out of Recollections Paper
  • Patterned Paper from DCWV Nana's Nursury, Baby Boy Stack (4 x 5)
  • Fence cut from Cricut Lite Cartridge Bloom (5.2 x 2.65)
  • Bunny and Bow from Create a Critter Cart (2.14 x 3.12)
  • Grass cut from Paper Doll Dress Up 
  • Color Me Happy Stamp Set for Sentiment
  • PKS Critter Faces (Medium) - bunny eyes
  • PK 140 Teddy Bear and Reindeer Face Parts for nose
  • Black and White Martha Stewart Flocking Powder (for bowtie and rabbit stomach)
  • Hand cut Clouds
  • Flower Embellishments
  • Mini-Brads
  • Pearls
  • Recollections Lady Bug Stickers
  • Diamond Stickles for Clouds
Hope you're all enjoying your week! I've got exams and such coming up soon so I probably won't be crafting until the middle of April.

Until then, make sure to join me next time!
Tracey xox

19 comments:

  1. WOW sooo beautiful!I love the fence,Your card is Too cute and fun, SUPER GREAT JOB!!!! :)

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  2. Just loved the card. It really made me smile. Glad the gate opens so the little guy can get out.
    Great card.

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  3. That's so cool! Love it. Now a follower.

    EricaQ
    Ericaqscreations.blogspot.com

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  4. Such and adorable card. Very creative to make the fence open!!! TFS Cathryn67 :)
    inthepinkcathryn.blogspot.com

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  5. ADORABLE! How creative to have him behind the gate. I LOVE fun cards like this. AMAZING job, I absolutely LOVE it! Thanks for joining us for Emma's Throwback Thursday Challenge! Hugs- Glora

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  6. Tracey, I also love your card and your fence is so cute. I think the fence makes it look like a scene LOL. Your bunny is adorable also. Good luck in the challenge. Hugs, Anne :)

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  7. O M G~~!!!! This is the CUTEST CUTEST card EVER!!!! GREAT job w/the challenge my friend!!!
    BIG PEACHY Hugs,
    Emma;)

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  8. what an awesome card! i love that you made the fence open like that! TFS and good luck from Abby's design team.

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  9. What a pretty card--love the fence and how you created your own sentiment to work for you! How clever! Best of luck to you as you wind down your academic semester! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!

    Sarah :)

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  10. Whoa!! This is fabulous!! LOVE that swinging gate!
    Thanks for playing along with us at Peachy Keen. xxx

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  11. This is so cute! Thanks for joining Challenge Me Monday at FCCB :)

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  12. So adorable!! Awesome job! Thanks for joining us at FCCB!
    Lisa C

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  13. What a lucky guy to be getting this adorable card! So cute and fun! I love cards with scenes! Great job with the PK challenge! Good luck! Sorry you have been sick. Glad you had a chance to play!

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  14. Incredibly beautiful card!! Love it!!
    Thanks for playing with us @ FCCB!!
    TFS!! Take Care!!
    Jennie @ http://earthyscrap.blogspot.com/

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  15. That is way too cute! Love the little fence! Thanks for playing along at Abby's Spring Challenge!

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  16. This is SO cute and super clever. What's not to love? The dimension of the flowers the bunny is holding are a great surprise when that fence is opened. Thanks for playing along at Scrapbookaholic By Abby :)

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  17. WOW!!! This is wonderful. So creative with the gate.

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  18. believe it or not, i have this cartridge but have NEVER used it! this fence idea is GREAT!!! thanks for sharing!

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