Thursday, 17 April 2014

A Cheap Spring Mascot

With the Spring Festival drawing nigh, preparations are in full swing at the Guild Hall. The house gnomes have been busy decorating eggs with the help of our little visitor and some colour spells here and there. I was in the crafting chambers trying to finish off some last minute crafty quests when I heard a shriek. I rushed to the kitchens and was surprised to see that one of the eggs Olga was in the middle of decorating had hatched, bearing a chick! 

This simple Easter card was made by cutting out the image using the Simply Charmed cartridge. I inked around the edges of the chick, earning myself +90 shady XP points.

This card will crack open in the following challenges:

“Cheep?” the chick peeped, looking around in confusion. I found an old crate, lined it with linens then carefully placed the bird inside. The yellow ball of fluff wandered around, checking out its new digs, before snuggling against the cozy sheet. I suppose we’ve found the Guild Hall mascot for the Spring Festival.

~ Guild Master Crystal ~


Jingle said...

What an adorable chick! So cute! Thanks so much for playing along with the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

Susan Kennedy said...

Adorable!! that chick is adorable.. Love the shell with the different blues too.. Gorgeous!! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges!!! Good Luck! I hope we see you again!!

- Susan, Co-Owner @ Open-Minded Crafting Fun Challenges
{Scrap A Thousand Words}

Helena (Gvendalen) said...

Pretty card. So cute chick. Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion Challenges. hugs, Helena

Kellie 0:) said...

Too cute, TFS and joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

Kelly Lloyd said...

Thanks for joining in with us at a gem of a challenge
Hugs Kelly

Anonymous said...

Oh my gosh,Crystal,the chick is adorable and the shading so effective.Sweet Easter card.Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Passion.Hope to see you again next week :D
Lisa x

Diane MoneyGoolsby said...

Crystal, We're thrilled you joined our Simply Create Too "No Digi or Stamped Image" Challenge. #59 . Your Chick Card is so cute---bet Olga was surprised--I sure would have been.

Simply Create Too Design Team Member

Vicky F. AKA Crafting Vicky said...

ahhhh what a cutie! Love that little sentiment with it :)

Thanks for joining our fortnightly challenge here at Open Minded Crafting Fun Challenge. Hope you will join us next time co-owner Crafting Vicky. I have a great giveaway so don’t forget to join in  Crafting Vicky giveaway post 

Erin Stephenson said...

Lovely project. So pretty! Thank you for playing at Open Minded Crafting Challenges. We hope to see you next time. Good luck.

Regan said...

Too cute! Thanks for joining us at The Corrosive Challenge!

Bonnie Irvine said...

Oh my goodness, your new mascot is adorable! he makes me smile, especially his fancy shell. Thanks for joining our Anything Goes or Spring/Easter Challenge this fortnight at Craftitude. I hope we see you again next challenge.

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