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Thursday, April 16, 2009

Forest friends and a little fungi

How cute are these little critters?!
As soon as I saw this "Forest Friends" set by The Greeting Farm, I knew I *needed* it!
Oh, and by the way.....I also ordered the "Forest Friends" from the SU mini catalog because I *needed* that one too!!
I colored my little lovelies with Copic markers and paper pieced the owls belly with the same orange polka dot paper that I used for the background. Once I had the deer and owl in place, I decided to add some sushi grass, flowers and little mushrooms from Hambo.

And as most of you know, every critter that enters my stamp room gets a good flocking!
For this one, I used some white velvet from Doodlebug.

Did I mention that I used a sketch for that card?
You know what that means right?
Since I was working off of a sketch, I also made a Christmas card.
Here it is....

For this one, I added a red rhinestone to the deers nose.
Instant Rudolph! I finished it off with some yummy red velvet ribbon and felt snowflakes.


Hope your having a happy day!
Lets cross our fingers that "Coach" gets voted off of Survivor tonight!

9 comments:

Kathy W said...

Mackenzie- love the deer for Holiday card- wonderful coloring you did too!

Alyssa said...

That little deer is too cute! And yummo on the red velvet ribbon - I just want to squish it! :o)

Crafty Num Nums said...

Too cute!!! My sister and I weree just talking about we needing to get this set. I think now it is a must. TFS!!!

Robin said...

These cards are both adorable, but I LOVE the Christmas one!! It is perfect!

Heather said...

Great Cards MacKenzie!!!

I to had to get both Forest Friends stamp sets they were both super cute and how could I resist not getting the SU one on that great Demo Discount???

I never thought to use the ultra cute TGF deer on a Christmas card!!! Awesome job girl!!!

heather

crafty amy said...

Wow I love them both! The red gem on the nose is a brilliant touch

X Amy X

Creepy Glowbugg said...

Too cute! Too bad they weren't on the hop last night! LOVE the Rudolph Christmas card.

the whimsical butterfly said...

How sweet! You know, my first thought when I saw that set was that it reminded me of the old Rudolph movie :) Genius to add that red rhinestone! Thanks for sharing this...SO cute!

Maria said...

LOL! We have a lot of needs. . I need a lot of stuff. . stamps are definitely high on my list of needs!

Awww such cute cards, Mackenzie. You did a beautiful job coloring those TGF images. Love the idea of flocking animals. I have to remember to do that!

Love your X-mas card. . .wow, you'll have a lot by December. Way to go, girl!!

Maria