Happy Easter Chicks

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Cute little chicks are the perfect way to send wishes of joy and hope to your friends and loved ones for a Happy Easter!

Materials

  • Lilac cardstock
  • Paper: purple plaid, purple stripe
  • Purple rick rack

Tools

  • Stamps: Happy Easter, baby chicks stamp of choice
  • Ink pads: black, periwinkle
  • .Too Marker Corp. COPIC Markers: Golden Yellow, Violet, Crimson
  • Uchida Marvy Small Oval Clever Lever Craft Punch
  • Sewing machine and light purple thread
  • Scrapbook Adhesives by 3L: 3D Foam Squares; E-Z Runner

Basic Supplies

paper trimmer, scissors, ruler

Directions

STEP 1

Make 5-1/2″x4-1/4” lilac top-fold card. Ink card edges periwinkle; let dry.

STEP 2

Cut 5-1/4″x4” piece from stripe paper; adhere to card base. Machine zigzag stitch around paper edges as shown. Cut 5-1/2″x1-3/4” strip from plaid paper; adhere to card as shown in photo. Adhere rick rack to top and bottom strip edges; trim edges.

STEP 3

Use black ink to stamp chicks and sentiment onto lilac cardstock; let dry. Color chick image with markers.

STEP 4

Punch oval chick image; ink edges periwinkle. Adhere oval to card using foam squares. Trim sentiment as shown; ink edges periwinkle and adhere to card.

by Cindy Smith

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