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Monday, February 3, 2014

Taylored Expressions February Sneak Peeks: Moka Shannon and Sack -It Bunny


Hello everyone!!! Welcome to day one of the Taylored Expressions February Sneak Peeks....I can't wait for you to see all the new stamp sets and dies because they are all sooo FABULOUS!!!!! We will have three days of sneak peeks and then the release will be Thursday morning at 7:00 AM PST (9:00 AM CST). 

So...sit back, put your feet up, and check out today's TE cuteness!!!!



My first card is for St. Patrick's Day...I'm not Irish but my DIL and three Grands are very Irish so I always make St. Paddy's Day cards for them!!! Can you believe that I have three red headed children...well, more auburn than red, and yet no Irish blood...go figure...LOL!!! 

The super adorable Moka Shannon who, by the way, was named for our very own Baker's Dozen team mate, Shannon White, was colored with Copics and adhered to the background with foam tape. The background diecut was cut with the new Scribbles Cutting Plate and the sentiment from the Moka Shannon set was stamped on banners cut with the Label It dies. 



A black pearl was added to the flower on the hat and the shamrock sticker is the finishing touch.



My second project is for Easter....the minute I saw the adorable Sack It - Bunny die set, I absolutely fell in love!!!! I will be making about 8 more of these for my Grands...I know they will love them, too!!!!



 The little girl bunny was created with pretty in pink card stock for the Sack It To Me bag base and the front was cutout of white felt along with the ears. I didn't think the felt ears would stick up so they were adhered to another piece of pink card stock and cutout around the white felt diecut just a little bigger so the pink would show. The inner ears were sponged with pretty in pink ink and then run through the Cuttlebug with the Dotted Swiss embossing folder. The nose and inner paws were cut out of cameo coral card stock and the eyes, whiskers, and mouth were cut from Choice Black. The pink cheeks were sponged with pretty in pink ink and some white paper dots were added. The ear bows were added for a little glam and the white pearls on the eye finish it off!!



The little boy bunny was made the same as the girl bunny but different papers and felt were used. I also added more white paper dots on his cheeks because he's a guy and needs them to look cool. His bow tie makes him look distinguished, don't you think??

Now, how about a little inspiration from the Baker's Dozen Design Team...they have created some fabulous projects for you today!!!!

Thanks for stopping by today...tomorrow we will have more sneak peeks that will blow you away!!!!!

Supply List:


Moka Shannon

Taylored Expressions Stamps: Moka Shannon

Paper: Choice Snow White, Choice Black (TE), Dec. Documented 6x6 Paper Pad (Simple Stories), 
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black (Tsukineko)
Accessories: Journaling Pen (Project Life), Shamrock Sticker (KandCo.) Markers (Copics). Black Pearl (KaiserCraft)
Taylored Expressions Dies: Scribbles Cutting Plate, Label It 

Sack It - Bunny
Girl
Paper: Choice Snow White, Choice Black (TE), Pretty in Pink, Cameo Coral (SU)
Ink: Pretty in Pink (SU)
Accessories: Pearls (KaiserCraft), Ribbon (TE), Marshmallow Felt (TE), Dotted Swiss Embossing Folder (Cuttlebug), White Hemp Cording (Hemptique)
Taylored Expressions Dies: Sack It To You, Sack It - Bunny

Sack It - Bunny
Boy
Paper: Choice Snow White (TE), Pretty in Pink, Chocolate Chip (SU)
Ink: Pretty in Pink (SU)
Accessories: Pearls (KaiserCraft), Ribbon (TE), Toffee Felt (TE), Natural Hemp Cording (Hemptique), Dotted Swiss Embossing Folder (Cuttlebug)
Taylored Expressions Dies: Sack It To You, Sack It - Bunny



17 comments:

Becky said...

These are so cute Joan. That first one is so adorable and those bunnies are so darn creative!

Courtney K said...

love your projects, joan. awesome coloring & love the bows on the bunnies!

Jennifer Shults said...

Wow Joan! These are so adorable. Your little bunnies just take the cake! Wow!!

Anne Temple said...

Fabulous card (love that new cutting plate!) and those bunnies are SO adorable! What a great little treat holder.

jimlynn said...

What a cute little lass she is! Precious card in all that green.
Love the bunny projects too!!! Adorable!
Lynn

Stephanie Kraft said...

Darling projects, Joan! Love your Moka Shannon card and the bunnies are so sweet! Your Grands are very lucky!

Annette Allen said...

adorable card and those bunnies are SO ADORABLE.. totally love

Tammy said...

So adorable! Love the cutie pie Irish lass but I love, love the rabbits, they are such wonderful gifts, who wouldn't love receiving one!

Lindsey said...

Super cute projects. Your coloring is amazing, and those bunny bags ate just plain adorable.

Kerri said...

EEK, I just love all the detail you added to those bunnies! Super CUTE, and your Irish card is just darling!

Patti J said...

Joan, these are adorable! Especially love that sweet image, and you've colored her so beautifully!

Shannon White said...

www, I Love your Moka Shannon Joan!! So Festive with the scribble cutting plate BG too ! Loove it! 8-) And your Grands are going to Adore these Sweet Sack it Bunnies! Love the felt and the ribbons for the girls and bow tie for the boys! So Clever! 8-)

Hugs
Shannon

Julia Aston said...

These bunnies are just the sweetest Joan!!

Charlene said...

I love all these sweet creations, I havent ventured out into Easter land yet :-)

Holly AKA KopyKat said...

oh so adorable! Love!!!!

Maria said...

Wow! An adorable St. Pat's card and those Easter baskets are so CUTE! Your grandkids will just LOVE them...well done!

Nicole N. (Nicole's Craft Nook) said...

Awwwww!! Super cute & fun!!
That new scribbles cutting plate is on my list...!! It's awesome !!
Your new sack it bunny bags are fantastic !!! I do have the original sack it kits from the holidays... So I might just need these Easter components!!

Hard to believe you have red headed kiddies !!! Lol !!