Sunday, 26 February 2012

A bunny wabbit...

It's a big day for me tomorrow, I start a child behaviour course (related to my job). It carries on until October. I am looking forward to it but pretty apprehensive, I haven't studied for soooooo many years, maybe I've forgotten how...?

Anyway, onto my card... I absolutely loved making this card. The image reminds me of the bunny in the old (1970s-80s) Cadbury's Caramel adverts, do you remember her? The brown flowers on my card have been made using a Shape EZ template, I simply printed the template directly on the back of my paper and cut the flowers out. I then inked round the edges for some dimension and rolled the flowers up. I've popped a brad in the centres. Very easy and the result it fab. You can make smaller or larger flowers depending on how tightly you secure your rolled flower.

I am so pleased with my flowers I thought I'd show them off so here are some closeups...

Supplies:
Image - Bunny Doll coloured with Promarkers & Flexmarkers
Papers -Bear Boys Too by Nitwit Collections
Flowers - Crafty Emma's Store and My Mum's Craft Shop
Ribbon - stash
Sentiment - Everyday Mini Postage Stamps
Pearls - Whiff of Joy
Brads - these have quite possibly been in my stash for 3+ years ;-)
Tools - Shape EZ Flower Swirl, Mini Postage Stamp die, Quickutz corner die, Marianne Designs butterfly die, brown chalk inkpad

23 comments:

  1. Gorgeous card I love everything on it!! Hope your course goes well - I bet you do great xx

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  2. What a cute card Sarah. Good luck with the course!
    Clairexx

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  3. Great card your right it does look like the cadburys caramel bunny. Good luck for tomorrow.
    Jenny x

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  4. Your card is fabulous Sarah. You will be fine on your course.xxx

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  5. Such a sweet card and I love the subtle colours!
    Thanks for joining in with Sandra's Lots of Layers this week at MAWTT and good luck
    Hugs Laurie x

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  6. Those flowers are fab!! I love how you have inked up the edges, brilliant idea. Bunny looks as though he's eaten tooo many Cadbury's Caramels
    :-) Gorgeous sentiment too.

    Good luck tomorrow, I bet you will be just fine xxx

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  7. What a gorgeous card Sarah.

    Hugs Riet.xx

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  8. HI sweetie, wow this is absolutely stunning, hugs Pops x x x

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  9. gorgeous card, i'm downloading that template to use up my brads x

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  10. Such a sweet image and love the butterflies and flowers. Thanks for joining us at LCI Challenge this fortnight.
    Diane xx

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  11. You'll be fine, enjoy the course. x

    Beautiful card as always.

    Claire x

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  12. This is such a cute card...what a great image.
    Debbie x

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  13. Gorgeous card - love those papers and that cute chocolate bunny :c) xx

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  14. gorgeous card sarah.the bunny is so sweet and i love your soft colours :D

    xx coops xx

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  15. A great creation hun! Thanks for playing over at PTW! xxx

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  16. Fantastic card, love the flowers you have used and the papers are cute!! x

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  17. Oh yes I do remember the bunny in the Caramel ads Sarah!! She is very like it and aww she has such a lovely face and expression! Gorgeous papers and embellishments! I love those gorgeous rolled flowers!! It's a really sweet card!
    Thank you for joining us at MAWTT and Good Luck in the Challenge!
    I hope your course goes well for you!!
    Hugs Sue xx

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  18. Beautiful Sarah,love the Bunny and yep I remember the ad too...Flowers are fabulous...Good luck with your course and all the studying...
    Mandy x

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  19. beautiful love the colours and the embellishments thank you for joining us at crafty catz linda x

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  20. This is so sweet, great image and love the flowers! Thanks for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck. Pami x

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  21. This si very cute card. Very nice image.

    Thanks for joining us at 2 Sisters Challenge Blog this week.

    Maria&Simeon
    http://ms-chabi.blogspot.com/

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  22. Absolutely adorable! Love the blue and brown together! Thanks for playing with us in the 2 Sisters Challenge this week!
    Leslie, DT
    http://leslieturner58.blogspot.com

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