2016 is almost here! Happy New Year!
So, do you make resolutions or not for the New Year?
I try to, but it doesn't seem to stick. So this year I will set small reasonable goals that are more attainable for me. I want to be better at what I love to do, and that is art, creativity, designing, and blogging. So those seem attainable for 2016, and I won't know until I begin with more practicing!
So enough about that!
Today the theme at the DoubleClick Skittle Challenge is Something New. We are in week two, and it's a fun theme. Last week I was waiting on new stamps to arrive and they finally did!
One of my new stamp sets came from Gerda Steiner Designs, and this is the Hello Spring set. I had so much fun putting this card together!
I used pigment inks for blending, the grass, sky, and the sun. I colored the hen with copics, and the rest with Tombow markers. A little masking involved, but I love it!
To accent this card I used the banana skittles from DoubleClick Connections, and a couple of matching sequins. I used Neenah solar white cardstock for the panel. The card base is actually from Paper Studios I found at Hobby Lobby. I thought I was buying 100 envelopes for $9.99, turns out it was 50 card bases and 50 white envelopes. Ok, I never used pre-cut cards before, so that was easy!
I know it's early for Spring cards, but it was fun. I hope you like it.
Come join the challenge this week, link up your project with your Skittles for a chance to win a prize! If you do not have any Skittles you can still play along. The Skittle dew drops are such a fun and beautiful embellishment that you can use alone or with other embellishments. And Carrie has a variety of colors, and free shipping in the United States!
Thanks for stopping by,
Design Team Member
Sooooooooo cute! LOVING those stamps you used!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!ReplyDelete
Cute and I bet those stamps are fun.ReplyDelete
Thanks, yes they are so fun!Delete
Just too darn cute! Love your sweet collection of critters! Happy New Year.ReplyDelete
Thanks Kim, and Happy new year to you!Delete
Such a cute chickie card! Carri~AbusybeeReplyDelete
Oh yeah. Brilliant. That is all.ReplyDelete
Ok, thank you Terri!Delete
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