Tuesday, 1 April 2014

Side Stepping Rabbits


     Some of you may be surprised to see a card on my blog featuring rabbits, we have a love - hate relationship........they love my plants and I hate them eating them!!!  I now have a lovely cat that likes a rabbit dinner so I don't see as much of them as I used to! I shall be sending this to the lady that used to live next door as she will appreciate the joke, she now lives some distance away in a rabbit free zone!  
    To make a side step card is the new challenge over at Technique Time Tuesday, there is a really good tutorial to show you how it's done and lots of inspiration from the DT.
     I have used a sheet of patterned card to make my side step card and decorated it with die cut eggs and a black cat hiding by a Spellbinder Aster flower. The rabbits are from a Penny Black stamp called Bunny Friends, stamped in Archival Coffee and coloured with GraphIt markers before being cut out and mounted on foam pads.
     If I buy a shaped or mechanical card I always make a paper template of it before I use it, so then I can make more without the trauma of trying to remember how to make one from scratch, that way all the measuring is already done for you.
     I hope you come and join us at Technique Time Tuesday with your side step creations, you have a month to work on your project so practice on scrap paper and then come and show us what you've made.

I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:
Brown Sugar - Easter
Simply Create Too - Easter or Bunnies
Lexi's Creations - Easter


8 comments:

  1. Nice card. Thank you Rocky for sharing it with us at the Brown Sugar Challenge this week.
    Gloria

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  2. Beautiful Easter card, I love rabbits, but then I don't have wild ones in my garden eating everything, just a cute, fluffy pet one, so I really like the rabbit stamps.great idea to use holographic card for your Easter eggs too
    Louise xx

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  3. This is so adorable, what a fun step card I love how the bunny parts are in the pots. The foil really adds a lot of sparkle I love it.
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday #129 “BUNNY” challenge, Have a Blessed day and I just became your newest follower I hope you will come follow me to.
    DIANA L.
    http:// http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  4. Those little bunnies are SO CUTE!!! The holographic eggs are fun, too, and I LOVE the other bits you've added to create a fun Easter scene! Thank you SO MUCH for all your hard work at Technique Time Tuesday! I will miss working with you there! :) HUGS! Mynn xx

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  5. Adorable, love those little bunnies! Wonderful side step card! Thanks for joining us at Lexi's Creations!

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  6. Hi, Rocky: Beautiful card . I love it. Thank you for entering our Easter/Bunny Challenge at Simply Create Too.

    Diane
    Simply Create Too Design Team Member
    http://SimplyCreateToo.blogspot.com
    http://DianesDigitalDesigns.blogspot.com

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  7. Rocky, I love this side step card with those cute little rabbits in the pots!!! So sweet. Thanks for playing at Simply Create Too!

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  8. Thank you for sharing your lovely creation for Lexi's challlenge 113: Easter, Hazel, GDT x

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