Sunday, September 3, 2017

Plant Smiles Card

This summer I had the privilege and joy of watching a baby cottontail rabbit grow up right outside my back window. Although I worried about it everyday because we have several Red-tailed Hawks in our area, I'm happy to say it is still hanging out in our backyard. It brought many smiles to my face and it was the inspiration for this Plant Smiles Card.

The image is from the retiring Garden Whimsy stamp set by Newton's Nook. It's currently on sale and once it's gone... it's gone. Copic markers were used to color the image and then it was cut 3.25" square and matted to a piece of Audry Blue cardstock by Simon Says Stamp. The polka dot and red patterned paper is by American Crafts (2012) and the blue stripe is by Echo Park. Everything was adhered flat for easy mailing and the final touch was the die cut sun by Lil' Inkers. That's it! Thanks for stopping by and enjoy the rest of your day!

Challenges entered:

My backyard cottontail rabbit I named Bun Bun sleeping in the sun. It lived in the Sage Bush behind where it's laying. July 2017

Bun Bun peeking in my window after it checked out the freshly planted petunias I planted knowing this cottontail would eat them. June 2017

8 comments:

  1. Oh my goodness. Your little wild bunny is like a pet. So sweet for you to plant flowers for him to eat. Love the pics of this happy animal. Cute card too.

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  2. Beautiful card Andrea, great to be inspired by a visitor to your garden.

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  3. Well done, love it.
    Good luck with your entry at Jo’s Funday Friday Challenge.
    Angie - DT

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  4. Fab card, love the colours and image. The little bunny is so cute what a lovely animal to visit your garden

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  5. Wonderful sentiment and such a cute image! Thanks for sharing at Jo's Scrap Shack!
    Blessings,
    Christine
    DT Member
    https://withaverygratefulheart.blogspot.com

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  6. Love the Colors on this card. One of my favorite stamp sets.
    THanks for linking up to the Inky Paws Challenge.
    Diane

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  7. Adorable card! Love your pretty papers and coloring of that sweet bunny! Thanks for linking up with the Inky Paws Challenge.

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  8. This is so cute with those fun papers. So bright and cheerful! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Inky Paws Challenge!
    Debbie

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