Happy Easter! - Friday Sketchers #47

Sunday, 12 April 2009
Happy Easter everyone! Hope you get lots of yummy chocolate eggs to enjoy as it's the one day of the year we needn't feel guilty about eating it!

As I said in my previous post, I must try and start participating in a few more challenges so I thought "why not check out the Friday Sketchers challenge this week?" Jacqueline has come up with a fabulous sketch for us to follow and I couldn't wait to try it out.

I used the cute Hunny Bunnies from CC Designs that I got from Dies to Die For. I've coloured with copics before cutting out with oval nesties and mounting onto a scalloped oval. The base is made up of using a piece of last years DCWV Spring Stack pack and adhered to some pale blue bazzill basics card which I have also used for the strip across the top. I've cut the swirl from a Sizzix die (scribble swirl I think). The sentiment is from Elyzbells. I've finished off by adding some gemstones.

It's a bit different for me as I'm not used to using dp, but wanted to give it a go. I've tried to coordinate the colours on the paper with those that I've used to colour my bunny. Any tips on how I can improve would be greatly appreciated!

Have a great day everyone and thank you for stopping by.

xx :0)


  1. pickle said...:

    Happy easter to you too xx

    Gorgeous card love the imaghe it's so cute and well done on using the DP. I struggle with papers too but I'm getting there(I Think)

    Kerry x

  1. Natalie said...:

    This is so cute Sarah. Happy Easter.

    Natalie x

  1. Anonymous said...:

    a fabulous card, love the cute image hun. Happy easter. hugs rachxx

  1. Sanna said...:

    Happy easter to ya too!

    Cute card!

  1. Riet said...:

    ohhh wowww Sarah,what a beautiful card,l love the image and colour.

    hugs Riet.x

  1. You don't need any tips hun this is just perfect the DP is completely right for the image.
    You asked about the CD it is Designer Extreme Vol 1 and I cannot recommended it highly enough.
    Hope you are having a good Easter Break
    Hugs Jacqui x

  1. Stacey said...:

    You've done a brilliant job with the DP Sarah, this one is one of my faves and is perfect for this image! Your colouring is great too and ties in perfectly with the colours of the polka dots. Hope you are having a great BH! ~♥~

  1. Alex said...:

    Aww, I love CC Designs stamps, and this bunny is no exception! Great card, love your layout and the decorative paper in the background :)

    Thanks for sharing.

    Alex x

  1. Julie said...:

    You look like you're doing OK with the DP to me, a sweet and pretty card.

  1. Bev said...:

    It's just perfect honey - delish papers, adorable image and fab layout - just perfect x

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