Monday, July 6, 2015

Life is a Picnic!

This month at Heart 2 Heart Challenges, the theme is "Life Is...".

The first of these prompts is Life is a Picnic!

I always remember picnics on our way down south, a welcome respite as we all piled out of the car and found a grassy patch to eat. We would then always stop at a dairy and get an iceblock each, so I always think of picnics whenever I have an iceblock.

I found some adorable iceblock pens the other day and wanted to give them as gifts. I used the colours of the pens as inspiration for my colouring.

Here is the combination of colours I used to get the perfect iceblock.

Next, I made a small bag topper out of White Daisy cardstock and added a stamped sun and sentiment from the Hello Summer stamp set.

They went on top of my bagged up pens, and then they were finished.

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  1. This is so awesome! I love the how the colors complement the pens. I've gotta get some of those pens for my daughter, she will definitely love them.

  2. So cute how you used the colors of the pen for inspiration. Where did you find them?

    1. They were at my local $2 shop :)

  3. Adorable popsicles! Great choice on how you created the color technique!


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