Wednesday, March 18, 2015

LIM 215 and AAAC35

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Happy Easter Penny Black Chick and Daffodil-001

Happy Wednesday, peeps!  Thanks for all the get-well wishes!  I do feel a bit more like myself today!  I forced myself to stamp something yesterday—and I finally finished a card that I actually liked!  This is my third attempt to do the Less Is More challenge this week, which is a one-layer card featuring an animal!  I just got this cute Penny Black stamp from my girlfriend, and it seemed appropriate for the season as well as the challenge:

LeAnne Pugliese WeeInklings Happy Easter Penny Black Chick and Daffodil 2

This is a notecard-sized card, and it’s not even SU paper…I had some cheapie Georgia Pacific cardstock on my desk, so I cut it to size and stamped my image in Stazon and watercolored it, which is always a risk, as sometimes the paper will pill, but it did pretty well:

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I used Daffodil Delight, Pumpkin Pie and Wild Wasabi inks, then stamped the sentiment from Delightful Dozen, rounded the corners and called it a day!  It actually was clean and simple!   Hope you like it!  Edited to add:  Thanks to Sarah, who called my attention to the AAA Cards challenge, which is "bare naked"!!!  So I am submitting this card there as well!  Thanks, Sarah!

Speaking of Easter, we did some decorating on Monday:

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She did a great job putting all those little Easter ornaments on my curly-cue tree!  Enjoy your day!

19 comments:

  1. This is super cute, LeAnne! You nailed the LIM challenge and did a great job coloring. I love the OLC and that cute little chick is just adorable!

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  2. This is sooo cute .... I love the little chick! xx

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  3. SO glad you're feeling better ~ your card is so so sweet LeAnne ~ I love your watercoloring :-) ((hugs))

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  4. Simple and cute- great coloring too! Glad you're feeling better. There's definitely some late winter/early spring cruds going around. Blarf.

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  5. This is so cute and striking LeAnne and beautifully coloured.
    What a fabulous seasonal image. You might also like to link up at AAA Cards as we are looking for similar cards there too. Thanks for playing along at LIM. Sarah x

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  6. What a perfect little Easter card. Lovely coloring.

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  7. Oh how cute is that little chickie, sweet card LeAnne!! Speaking of sweet, love seeing Cassidy getting ready for Easter!

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  8. what a cheerful little greeting!

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  9. Well this is just as sweet as can be! Your watercoloring is superb!

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  10. Oh how cute! Perfect spring image and colouring!
    Thanks so much for your entry
    Anne
    Less is More

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  11. Your card is adorable - love the cute chicken:) xx

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  12. Great colouring of the images and loving all the bright yellow - may it bring out the sunshine! Super twig tree too. Thanks for playing at AAA Cards.

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  13. Fabulous coloring job on this adorable image. Great CAS. Thanks for playing along with us at AAA Cards!

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  14. This is such a cutie LeAnne, I love the colours!
    Thanks so much
    Chrissie
    "Less is More"

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  15. Your water coloring is awesome..what a cute card! The Easter tree looks so fun...can't believe its coming so quickly!

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  16. That's a wonderful Easter card and so warming to see you and your daughter preparing for the holiday. Thanks for playing AAA CAS Cards Challenge with us. Cheers, Victoria

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  17. I adore this Easter card with the cute chick - and so beautifully water coloured!!! It is perfectly "Bare Naked" and I'm so glad you shared it for our challenge this week at AAA cards! Jill

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  18. I love this Easter card, it is so cute! Thanks for playing at AAA Cards Challenges! Justine

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