Sunday, March 18, 2012

Happy Easter to a real cute chick

Happy Sunday! I hope everybody had a safe and sound St. Patrick's Day. Today I have another card for this week's CAS-ual Fridays challenge:
CFC44: It's as Easy as 1-2-3 Create a Clean And Simple project using
1. A Pattern
2. An Image
3. A Sentiment

I found this cardstock at Michael's this week while they had their open-stock Recollections papers 6/$1.00, and I really like it. The name of the color is not on the tag and I forgot to look at the name at the store, but it's much lighter than kraft and you can still see white pen against it. And I LOVE me some kraft paper! It's great to have another, slightly different but still krafty, option. And you can't beat that price! I used this cardstock to make a shaped card (which I don't do often, but I don't know why. I like 'em). I used a Nestabilities die to cut the shaped card and a piece of patterned paper by Echo Park. Now for the paper yummies:

I just love that lil' chick with the bunny ears! Too cute!

I'm playing along with these challenges:
CAS-ual Fridays CFC44: Easy as 1-2-3
Frosted Designs Fabulous Friday Challenge: Things with wings
PaperCrafting Journey Challenge 5: Pretty pastels

Thanks for looking!

Supplies: cardstock: Recollections; patterned paper: Echo Park; stamps: Hampton Art (sentiment), Craftsmart (image); ink: Tsukineko; markers: Prismacolor; die: Nestabilities by Spellbinders; die cut machine: Cuttlebug by Provocraft; white pen: Uniball Signo; baker's twine: Divine Twine


  1. Very cute the sentiment

  2. Kimberly, I have been following your work on flickr (I'm not a stalker, I promise! :) and wanted you to know I really love your style (I struggle with the whole clean and simple" thing -- I love it, but always tend toward "more is more!"). Your finished cards are always so polished and you nail every detail. Anyway, big fan here! Keep up the great work! :)

  3. I think that's my new favourite Easter image. So darn cute!

  4. I love your style! A mix of CAS and retro - it's so decorative! I am now a follower!

  5. ohhh wowo this is sooo that little bunnyhat!

  6. Oh very pretty indeed, thanks for Joining us at Papercrafting Journey, good Luck,
    Hugs Lou

  7. oh that little chick is sooo cute! Love the fun shape of your card too :) Thanks for playing at CAS-ual Fridays!

  8. I have this same sentiment. I just love it! great job on your card.

  9. Such a cute little chick!! Thanks so much for joining us at Frosted Designs this week! Love your card!!

  10. How cute is this? I love the checkered paper and the shape of the card! Adorable! Thanks for playing along with us at CAS-ual Fridays!

  11. Aw, this card is so cute! I can't believe it's almost Easter already. So glad you had time to make such a cute card!

    Thanks for joining us over at the Frosted Designs challenge blog this week!

  12. HAHA! I love this! That image just cracks me up!
    I'm so glad you played along with our CAS-ual Friday challenge this week:)