Monday, February 12, 2018

Chicken in with a Giveaway

Hey peeps - 

How was your weekend? I spent mine snowed in for the most part. That meant I had lots of time to work on some crafty projects when I wasn't outside moving snow from one spot to another. Yay for a snowblower that actually started. ;)

Speaking of projects I'm sharing a couple of fun chicken cards using stamps that the awesome folks at Technique Tuesday sent me. They know a cute critter just speaks to me!

For my cards I used the new Chicken Family Stamp Set and coordinating dies.


I just love the rooster in this set. He's a delight to color. I used a warm yellow and orange palette to color his feathers. I added some Glossy Accents and a fine crystal glitter here and there.

I also used the little chick image from the set to make a patterned background. There is also a little "CLUCK" die included in the die set. I cut that out several times and layered them together to make a little accent.


I mentioned that I liked the rooster image, right? So much so that I used it a second time. This time I went for a cool tone on the card. I'm not sure there are real chickens with blue feathers but... artistic license.


Again I accented my fine feathered friend with Glossy Accents and fine crystal glitter.


I hope you enjoyed these cards made with the delightful Chicken Family Stamp Set. And if you do, here is your opportunity to win the set (or one of the other Animal House stamp sets)! The wonderful peeps at Technique Tuesday are sponsoring a giveaway. Read all the details below.

GIVEAWAY!!
To win all you have to do is the following:
  1. Take a peek at the Animal House category here: https://www.techniquetuesday.com/animal-house-stamp-sets-and-crafting-dies.html.
  2. Choose your favorite stamp and matching die.
  3. Comment on this post with your choice.
  4. The 17th of February (Saturday) I'll draw a winner.

Good luck! And check back later this week for another s-peck-tacular sample!


*Disclaimer: the wonderful folks at Technique Tuesday provided me with the stamps and dies used on this card.

8 comments:

  1. These are fabulous, Danielle - I always love your cards so much! Jo x

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  2. Ha ha ha - love the Cheeky Chicken Stamp Set! Such cheeky sentiments and a great chicken to match, Jo x

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  3. I have so many friends who raise chickens that the Chicken Family set would be perfect for! Thanks for the chance to win!

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  4. Love your awesome chicken cards. Wonderful designs and coloring. And, although I love the Lion, the Chicken Family is definitely my favorite. Thanks for a chance to win.

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  5. I think Sammy the Squirrel is darling!

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  6. I have a friend who raised chickens and gives their eggs to her friends. i would love to own the Chicken Family set to make her a gift set of cards. She does so much for so many people. I know it would make her smile and people would love getting them from her. Beautiful job on your designs. Everyone should have a blue chicken and I love the glossy accents.

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  7. Oh my Danielle I love your card designs, especially the one with the little chick stamped tone on tone on the kraft card stock. I went to look at the other stamp sets and OMG what a difficult job it was to pick my favourite. Eventually after reading all the sentiments for each set too, I picked 'The Turtle Trio' because of the sentiment 'When you reach 150 then you can moan about being old!'. I thought that was so funny. The sentiments in this stamp set were all hilarious. I also loved, loved loved - 'Just pop my head out to say hello!'. Thank you for the opportunity for a give-away I don't win anything normally but it was fun looking at these clear stamp sets anyway. Thank you Danielle. :O)

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  8. Hi Danielle, I love your design flair...you are so talented! My favorite stamps and dies are Leonardo the Lion because of the boys in my life...this would be perfect for them! Thanks for the chance to win.

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Thanks for your sweet comments! I love hearing from you. :)