Sunday, April 05, 2015

Happy Easter!


Hi everyone.  Hope you are having a wonderful Easter long weekend.  Today I'm sharing the tags I made for the treat bags I gave to my kids last night --- also made one each for hubby and me too :)

Since I was making several tags, I opted to just make them all the same. :)

These chicks from Paper Smooches are so adorable.  I stamped them on yellow card stock, sponged around the outside edges with a dark yellow, which gives them visual depth.  Then I used my SU! marker to colour in the orange accents, which I coated with clear wink of stella for a little bit of sparkle.  The eyes were paper pieced and then coated in glossy accents.  A little piece of yellow gingham washi tape at the bottom and a fun sentiment finished them off. :)

We had a lovely pot luck dinner with the family last night.  We always get together at Easter and this time we were also celebrating hubby's 60th birthday.  It was a really fun time.

I'm entering these into the ATS&M #138 - Holiday Challenge. :)






Stamps:  Chubby Chums (Paper Smooches); Sweet Sentiments (Amy R)
Paper:  White tag (Neenah), Daffodil Delight (SU!)
Ink:  Black (Memento); Crushed Curry, Pumpkin Pie (SU!); Basic Black marker for outlining all fussy-cut pieces (SU!)
Accessories & Tools:  Stitched Tag die (Paper Smooches), Clear Wink of Stella, Glossy Accents, Raffia, Washi tape

Challenge:
ATS&M #138 - Holiday


28 comments:

  1. Fabulous tags Loll, bet they all went down a treat. Happy Easter to you and your family and a very Happy Birthday to Mr Loll!

    Love & Hugs

    Jacquie J xxx
    http://jewelscardcraft.blogspot.co.uk/

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  2. So sweet, Loll. The tags are as big of a treat as the candy:) Love the simplicity, style and balance that mark your creativity as well as the awesome way you manage colour. Glad your Easter was a happy one surrounded by family:)

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  3. adorable eyes and such cute tags. Sounds like a fun time and Happy Birthday to hubby x

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  4. These are just plain adorable, Loll! Happy Easter to you and Happy Birthday to your hubby!

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  5. So fun! Happy Easter to you and yours!

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  6. Great tags! Glad you had a lovely time with your family and Happy Birthday to Mr Loll!

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  7. those are adorable. Love the eyes. Sounds like a wonderful celebration with family and to celebrate the hubs birthday too is really special.! Hugs Loll.

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  8. Cute as can be tags! Happy Easter!
    Happy special birthday to your husband!

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  9. Adorable sweet Easter Tags Loll.....

    Anne

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  10. Super cute tags, Happy Easter!

    Love and hugs
    Maarit

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  11. Happy Easter Loll, TFS your adorable chick tag Easter treat bags. Sounded like a perfect family time to celebrate Easter and Gord's 60th birthday :-)

    Hugs, Nancy

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  12. These chicks are adorable! Happy Easter, Loll! Tell Gord happy birthday for me.

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  13. I love your super cute Easter tags Loll! Happy Easter and also a Happy Birthday to Gord - I hope your all enjoying the holiday together:) Hugs xx

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  14. So SO adorable! Love the little touch of gingham. Happy Easter!

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  15. These are so cute...... and full of yummy surprises too! Have a lovely Easter and a very happy birthday to hubby too. Xxx

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  16. These are simply adorable and so fun Loll - I've got this cute little chick too and love how you've used it on the tag ... great idea. Thanks for playing along at ATSM this week. Sarah x

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  17. Such a great idea Loll and the tags are super sweet, love that sentiment!! Hope you had a wonderful Easter! hugs :)

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  18. These are such fun Loll and a great idea too.
    So pleased to see you join us at ATSM this week. :)

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  19. Oh my word Loll! These are too stinkin' CUTE!!! Love the glossy on the eyes!! Thanks for sharing your creation with us at Addicted to Stamps & More! Hugs & Smiles - *Vicki*-DT member

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  20. Happy birthday Gord!!! Hope uou feel better soon too. Loll these bags are just the cutest! Very clever xx

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  21. Happy Easter, Loll!
    How adorable are these little packets with the cute chick! :) brilliant! Xx

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  22. Really cute tags, Loll! I'll bet everyone loved them, too!
    I hope you had a lovely Easter with your family!

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  23. Adorable chick tags, Loll ... and yummy contents to those little treat bags! Anita :)

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  24. Very cute treat tags Loll! I love those cute chicks. Good to hear that you had a fabulous holiday with your family and a great celebration for your hubby's 60th birthday!! Happy birthday to him! Hugs, Brenda

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  25. These are gorgeous, Loll. Love the gloss and shimmer, great little tags. Thanks for sharing at ATSM this week, Anita x

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  26. These are sooooooooo cute. I love those shiny eyes :)

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  27. Running behind yet again, Loll, but HAD to come in to cheer these darling chickie Easter bags! Such fun!
    Hugs~c

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