Apr 11, 2017

Tim Holtz Chocolate Easter Bunny Card


Hello and happy new week!  I have a super simple quickie card to share with you today.  I woke up early and decided to whip out an Easter card for all of these fun challenges I've seen of late.  My amazing bloggy friend Marty gave me some of these Tim Holtz bunny die cuts when we visited the other week.  I was afraid I wouldn't have time to work with them this year, but the inspiration struck bright and early.


I layered a Sizzix label die with the painted chipboard bunny.  The paint strokes show up a lot in the photo, but it isn't as obvious in real life.  So use your imagination.  :)  In retrospect, I wish I had embossed it in brown.


I've been playing with my new Small Tattered Florals dies and making a batch of flowers, so I had these on hand, which was a huge time saver.


Sadly enough, I don't have many Easter sentiment stamps, so I went back to this faithful Tutti Designs Celebrate die in the smaller size.  I inked it to match the flowers.  I sponged the edges of my paper and dyed my Sizzix leaves with Butterscotch Adirondack ink.  I just had to take these photos in the grass!  What fun!  I wish you a lovely day...

 “He himself bore our sins” in his body on the cross, so that we might die to sins and live for righteousness; “by his wounds you have been healed.”
1 Peter 2:24 NIV


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27 comments:

  1. Your chocolate bunny is adorable! Love the flowers you created to go with him too (great color contrast to the chocolate).

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  2. Toll gemacht. Danke für deine Teilnahme bei den AF.
    LG Dreja

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  3. Awesome Easter card! The chocolate bunny is fantastic! I love the chevron background and fun label die you popped this sweet bunny on! Gorgeous flowers my friend! Good luck in the challenges!
    Sherrie K

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  4. This is so adorable, Autumn!! That bunny is so sweet!! I love how you made him look like real chocolate!! The flowers look amazing!! Wow!! I love the colors!! Spectacular, my friend!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  5. Oh Autumn this is FABULOUS! Your 'chocolate' bunny looks yummy and I just love your overall design! Well done!!! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Easter’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DIES R US CHALLENGE BLOG
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

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  6. Supersimple maybe in your eyes, but very nice and festive for Easter! The bunny looks like he is made of chocolate!

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  7. Oh I've not seen those bunnies before Autumn what fun..!! I always give up chocolate for lent and after seeing your chocolate Bunny i'm counting down the days till Easter now :)) Super little make.. Hugs Tracey xx

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  8. Beautiful! Those tiny tattered floral dies are some of my new favorites! Love the pretty blooms you made with yours!

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  9. Yum! I love me some chocolate bunnies! Don't it just figure the camera has to pick out all the imperfections and scream them to the world! You should see what the camera makes ME look like! You want to talk about paint strokes (wrinkles)! I digress...

    Your chocolate bunny looks amazing along with those oh-so-gorgeous blue blossoms! I have GOT to get that die! What a fun card, and indeed we should Celebrate! We have so much to celebrate! Sending hugs!

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  10. I actually thought the paint strokes looked like fur! The bunny is just adorable, the flowers, greenery and bow look beautiful and really set the bunny off beautifully! Hugs, Anne xx

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  11. a delightful Easter card and a lovely scripture to end your Easter post!

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  12. Such chocolate-y yumminess, Autumn! Pretty and so Eastery! Beautiful card. Hugs, de

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  13. Such a wonderful card with this delightful bunny. Love how you have placed the branch/leaves/flowers.. The bunny looks right at home among them.

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  14. A fabulous card, the Easter bunny looks perfect sitting on the background you created for him and those little flowers are delightful sitting alongside. Hope you're having a good week xxx

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  15. That is such a sweet little bunny and I love the chevrons and the beautiful roses, gold leaves and bow, Autumn!!!
    Have a great day!!!!
    Hugz

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  16. delightful chocolate bunny card Autumn!

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  17. Autumn your card is delightful. I love the bunny and the beautiful flower. Thank you for sharing it with us at Crafting with Dragonflies Wynn DT

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  18. Oh I want to bite those ears off your adorable Chocolate Bunny! The blue papers look great with that yummy looking bunny!

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  19. A wonderful and sweet card.
    Thank you for joining us at the Animal Friends.
    Hugs
    Kuni

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  20. Have to tell you Autumn, your bunny looks real! Chocolate real that is!! heeheee
    Hoppy Easter!
    Jackie xx

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  21. Oh my gosh I love your designs very much. I love the little flowers, I just picked up my new set. I can't believe how SMALL some of the dies are, not sure I will use the teeny tiny ones, but you never know, they could be quite cool in bunches. Life has been very busy and I haven't been blogging or creating lately. I've been scrolling through your blog to see what I've missed...wow ! Shirleyxx

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  22. Cute thank you for sharing with us at Creative Craft Cottage - good luck
    Lyn - DT

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  23. Such a cute card! And the flowers are gorgeous. Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog! Happy Easter!

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  24. So cute! Thank you for joining us at Creative Craft Cottage. Cindy (DT)

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  25. very nice work, I like that details of flowers. Thank you for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies. Jarka

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  26. Super cute :)
    Vielen Dank für deine Teilnahme bei der Animal Friends Challenge.
    Viele Grüße
    Selene

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  27. I'm so happy you had time to do something with the TH bunny! I LOVE your chocolate bunny - he looks like a real chocolate bunny, wow! He just pops with your amazing background and flowers (always stunners). The "Celebrate" sentiment is perfect and love how it's inked to match those amazing flowers. Thanks for the shout-out, Sweetie, and Hugs!!

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