Wednesday, 16 March 2016

March Blog Hop featuring Easter Creations

Welcome to our March Blog Hop featuring Easter Creations.  To purchase any of the items seen in our blog hop today, contact your local consultant to place an order.

We hope that you will take the time to leave comments on our posts, as we love to get feedback from our viewers....whether it was something that you really liked or some new technique that was used that you would like to learn how to leaving us comments, we get to hear what you like, and what you want to see. Thank you… now on to our hop! 

If you have just hopped onto my blog, you can start here as this is a circular hop, but if you want to follow us across Canada then please start at the beginning and join Michelle at If you came from Donna of then you are in the right place! 

This year I decided to make little baskets to put with each of my grandchildren's Easter gifts.

List of Supplies used:
Water colour paper Z3146
Water colour paints Z3132 to give the baskets a more painted wicker look.
Water colour pencils 3505 to give the animals and flowers a more natural effect using variations of colour shading and mixing. 
I used Sweet Leaf Cardstock found in the found in the Whimsey Fundamentals Collections X5940
Cricut Artbooking Z3169 to cut the grass border found on the critter baskets.
Cricut Artiste Z3170 to cut the baskets
My Acrylics and Thin Cuts
The critters were created using Spring Critters C1638 with Thin Cuts Spring Critters Z3207
The flowers and leaves were created using Springtime Wishes C1641 with Thin Cuts Spring Time Wishes Z3201
The Sun and Heart and banner on the one basket were created using My Anchor C1642 with Thin Cuts My Anchor Z3202
Mini staples to attach handles, tape, and 3D foam tape.

Your next stop on the Cross Canada Hop is Kirsten of
 If you get lost along the way, you can head to Michelle S Blog, as she has the complete blog list. 

Thanks for hopping along with us - we hope we were able to inspire you to get creative using some of the designs, products and techniques seen along the way. We hope you will join us again next month when we will feature Spring is in the Air.  So mark April 15th on your calendars and hop along with us.


Thank you for stopping by and leaving a comment. Cheryl