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Hello everyone, so glad you’ve stopped by today!

I was inspired by a seed packet photograph I saw on Pinterest today to design this fun little seed packet envelope that I’ve created with these mini Easter cards. Originally I had intended to create a tag, but ended up deciding to make some mini cards instead!

 

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The cards are 2 1/2″ by 4 1/4″ (folded), and feature stamps and dies from Newton’s Nook and Simon Says Stamp. Speaking of stamps… I absolutely the Newton’s Nook “Bunny Hop” stamp set (particularly the bunny-in-a-flower-pot!), and thought it would be so much fun to make Newton sit inside the pot as well!

Below is the video on how I created the “Newton in a flower pot” card, and I hope you enjoy!

 

 

If you are interested in creating these envelopes yourself, you can find the digital file for this envelope (available in SVG, JPEG and PNG formats), in my Nina-Marie Design Shop over on Etsy.

 

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Challenges

Both cards are submitted into the Simon Says Stamp Flickr challenge #15 “Spring and Easter”.

The “Newton a Flower Pot” card is submitted into the Curtain Call “Jelly Bean” challenge, and the Simon Says Stamp “One Stamp Many Ways” Monday challenge.

The “Bunny in a Flower Pot” card is submitted into the Simon Says Stamp “Spring Pinterest Inspiration” Wednesday challenge and the Addicted to Stamps challenge #136 “Anything Goes”.

 

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Supplies

PaperStrathmore coldpress watercolor paper,  My Mind’s Eye “Merry Little Christmas” 6×6 pad.  

StampsSimon Says Stamp “Soaring for You”,  Newton’s Nook “Newton’s Antics”,  “Newton’s Nook “Bunny Hop”

Dies & Digital Cut FilesSimon Says Stamp “Cake and Congrats”, Seed Packet Envelope cut file

Inks and SpraysStazOn Jet Black inkTsukineko Versamark ink, pink pigment ink

Embossing PowdersRanger Princess Gold

Pens, Pencils and Brushes: Gelly Roll white gel pen, Staedtler black multiliner 0.3, Derwent watercolor pencils, white paint pen, Wink of Stella clear glitter brush

Stencils: Polka Dots

Tools: fine tip scissors, scoring board, embossing stylus, bone folder