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Hello!  The weather here is still a little wet and still a little windy!  Like a mild hurricane.  Every so often there is a strong gust of wind.  We recently took our kids to the Pali Lookout.  They had so much fun fighting the strong winds.  And there were chickens!  And little chicks too!  We get so excited when we see little farm animals.  Kind of like how we get excited seeing a squirrel when we travel to the mainland.  Haha.  After, my hair was all twisted and tangled.  Good thing my daughter had hers in a ponytail.

Here's a little tag I made to share over at All That Scraps -- Anything But a Card

The little cutie is called Cracked Lula.  I used a bunch of stamps and dies on this tag.  The sentiment is from Eggstra Special Sentiments and the bird from Birdie Day.  The dies I used are Eggs die, Chickadee die, Grass border die and Four Season Fence die.  You can find all these at All That Scraps.  The tag itself is from Papertrey Ink.

I paper pieced the egg and added some liquid pearls to the smaller egg die cut. Papers are from Doodlebug.

Alrighty, that is it for now.  Thanks so much for reading!



Comments

OMG! I love this. Beautiful colors and paper piecing.
Hugs, Dangina
Rachel Parys said…
Yikes, I better get crakin' on Easter stuff!! (ha ha, get it, crackin'!) So super cute!! I may have to go check these stamps out...
Joy said…
So cute! Love the colors, really makes me think of Easter!
Cheryl said…
Love the pretty colors! So cute! Hope you guys had fun playing tourist!
Handmade Cuties said…
What a fun card! I like how the little girl is popping out of the egg.Yes, chickens get us excited too but glad they are not running around in our yard. And, the Pali, it's normally windy so it must have been crazy windy in the weather. Sounds like a good time!
Denice said…
If this isn't the cutest image...so perfect on a tag! Love the paper piecing...I need to do that more often.
:Dxx
Lorraine said…
EEK...this is too cute! Love the images and the spring-y colors! Yeah this wind keeps kicking up nastily. What's up with that? lol
Leanne said…
Love it! This is definitely egg-stra cute!! (hehe, sorry had to do it) I loved my time on the Pali lookout, especially right before it started to rain! so much fun!!
RiNNE said…
Fabulous paper piercing!
Sanja Grdinić said…
This tag is wonderful! I love the image and the papers You used.
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