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Easter Bunny Basket


The Fussy and Fancy Challenge this fortnight is Easter and I have chosen an Ethereal Forest Designs Easter Bunny image…been saving this image especially for this challenge.

The Charm Barn are sponsoring this challenge and all charms used have been donated by them.

Made an Easter basket…one side has the bunny image and the other has the beautiful charm bunny ….sooo cute.

Every time I moved the basket to take a photo an egg fell off…so….as you do… I ate it. Didn’t realise until I saw the photo of the side where the charm is that I had eaten all the eggs on that side… oops.

Long story time……when home in the UK Amber’s Easter egg was sitting in a little box and I realised I could take it apart and make a template of it. It was too big to fit on an A4 sheet so after quite some time…. and a few chosen words….Andrew and I made a new template….had just made the basket up with copy paper… just to make sure it worked OK… when in walked JP and Clare and what had they bought me the same Easter egg but in a smaller basket…again a few choice words were uttered.


Coloured bunny with USArt sparkling pearlescent pastels, added diamond glaze to the eggs and a pearl for his eye…..really lovely effect. His ears and tail are covered with flower soft which I then painted over.

Flowers are made with tissue paper and gives a soft and floaty look to the basket….have placed tiny little flower baubles in the middle of each. At one end of the basket there is a huge chiffon bow and at the other another tissue flower. The string of beads along the scalloped edge are stitched in place and also the lace trim beads at the bottom. Petals and white flowers from stash.

Entering for these challenges:
PaperPlay Challenge – Easter
Colour Create Challenge – Pastels
Cute Card Thursday – Dimensions
KL Stampin N Scrappin – Flowers and Stitching
Stampin for the Weekend – Easter


10 Responses to “Easter Bunny Basket”

  1. Jenny says:

    Love it, it feels all floaty and yummy. The charm is fab. See ya tomorrow.

  2. Linda says:

    Love what you did with products from our shop, looking forward to our day out to you know where!!!!

  3. Irene Chillman says:

    Your easter basket is stunning Shirl, well done.

  4. April Rose says:

    There’s that charm! This is a gorgeous Easter basket, and the whole thing look like it’s good enough to eat! I love the cute bunny image and the tissue paper flowers!

  5. Eiglas says:

    Lovely, lovely project! Wonderfully pastel (…I can’t beliieve how many peeps don’t know what ‘pastel’ means…!) and totally delicious!
    Thank you for coming over to play at Colour Create this week!

  6. Nice basket grandma but there’s not enough eggs in it 🙁 xx oh I ment to be looking at the basket and not the eggs, whoops xx 🙂

  7. Gunn Mandal says:

    Beautiful basket. Fantastic colors and this bunny is so sweet. Thanks for joining us at SFTW-
    Gunn 😀

  8. di says:

    This is just fabulous!! lovely easter basket!
    Thanks for joining SFTW!!
    Hugs Di xx

  9. Mina says:

    wow stunning project Shirl, beautifully made and the pale pastels are lush…thanks for joining in with the Colour Create challenge
    Mina xxx

  10. Davi says:

    This is so beautiful…the lovely soft colors and the pretty details make it really wonderful!!

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