Guest Designer for AAA Cards

Hi there.  Today I am excited to be guest designing for Game #87 Shiny Spring at AAA Cards.  It is a spring theme CAS card challenge with the optional twist of adding a shiny element.



Although I don’t send Easter cards, Easter did inspire this hoppy bunny birthday card.



Stamped the bunny, flower, bee and bee trail with Intense Black ink on a X-press It paper Stitched Rectangle and coloured with Copics.  Masked the bunny, flower and the upper half of the panel then blended a patch of grass beneath the bunny with Mowed Lawn distress ink.



Leaving the masks on the bunny and flower, removed the upper half mask and crested the cloud background with a DIY diecut cloud stencil, a mini blending tool and Tumbled Glass distress ink.  Removed the remaining masks.



For some shiny elements, added clear Wink of Stella to the flower and bee’s wings (was a little difficult to capture in a photo).  Heat embossed the sentiment from the same stamp set with Versafine black ink and clear glitter embossing powder.  Used gray Copics to add the shadow under the bunny. Mounted the stitched panel to a white top folding card base and added three Crystal Clear sequins to finish.




I am playing in the following challenges:
Alphabet Challenge – B is for Bunnies
Addicted to CAS – Smile
Sugar Pea Designs – 3rd Birthday Bash Celebration
Just Add Ink – #353 Just Add Critters
Naughty or Nice#38 Three of Something optional Easter twist




27 thoughts on “Guest Designer for AAA Cards

  1. Congrats on your guest post ! Such an adorable card Trina ! This cute bunny breathes the joy of living! I love how you made your little scene by fading out the colours! Your colouring and masking are a perfection ! Thanks for sharing and for inspiring.

  2. Congrats on your guest post — and for making such a sweet card for it! Love the colouring and the cloud background you made. Thanks for joining us at Naughty or Nice Challenges!

  3. Adorable! I love the bunny and the masking of the clouds and the ground are perfection! We are very excited and thrilled to have you as our guest designer for our Shiny Spring challenge. Coralynn xx

  4. Super cute !! I love the clouds in the background !! Great coloring. Thank you so much for being our GD at AAA! Jenny x

  5. Thats just too cute Trina! I admire your technique and colouring on this card, especially the shadow beneath the little rabbit’s feet. Oh and the smile on his face makes me want to smile too! Great card!

  6. This is super cute Trina! I love the background details you’ve added to highlight your gorgeous bunny. Such a cute sentiment too! Thanks for sharing with us at Just Add Ink this week 🙂

  7. I adore you amazingly creative style and this card is just gorgeous, not to mention mega cute. Thanks for Guest Designing with us at AAA Cards, we’ve all been delighted to have you on board.

  8. It’s great to see you guest designing for us at AAA Cards for this challenge and what an adorable card. So full of spring cheer and beautiful use of your stash, wonderful colouring and CAS-perfect. x

  9. It seems appropriate for a hoppy little bunny to bring birthday wishes and the feel of spring. Cute, cute, cute!

  10. Congratulations Guest Designer! This card is so sweet and. . .who says bunnies are only for Easter?! Thanks for sharing.

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