Carrot Patch

Large, naked, raw carrots are acceptable as food
only to those who live in hutches eagerly awaiting Easter.
       ~ Fran Lebowitz

I'm afraid I'm with Fran. I only like my carrots in cake. But, then, again, a carrot hat might be cute.

 

 

Hee, hee. I love this little bunny. And, as I commonly do, I got a little carrot'd away. (You knew it was only a matter of thyme before I made a bad carrot pun, right?) I added a fabric-covered, bunny embellished clothespin.

 

Then, I really got carrot'ed away, and just made a whole carrot patch of goodies. (Hey, don't turnip your nose, I mint well.)

 

 

Thanks to Mel Stampz and Clare's Craftroom for giving me the inspiration (and instructions!) to make these yummy low-cal carrots. Some day I'll show you how to cover the clothespin with fabric – very fun and easy.

  • Stamps – 5037-F Carrot Top by Eat Cake Graphics
  • Color Mediums – Memento, Copics, ColorBox chalk ink, Stampin' Up! pastels
  • Other Mediums – Modge Podge
  • Fibers – burlap, ric rac ribbon, twill, quilting fabric
  • Tools– 1-3/8" circle punch, Nestabilities
  • Embellishments – Stampin' Up! Metal Tags

 

Lettuce give you a break from my bad veggie puns, or it's going to be "Silence of the Yams!" and I'm gonna be a has-bean. (You know you love it.)


 

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Sweet Comments

  1. Look at what spring brings about! What a great recipe with all the awesome orange, natural burlap and the touch of Eat Cake Graphics…well done…tastefully done…Tootsie

  2. oh Linda- you always make me smile! :)  

  3.  LOL!  I love it!  I adore orange and this is great, thanks for this fun post (and thanks to Mel & Clare too!)

  4. These are SOOOO CUTE!  I wished I could sew on more than just cards, I would try making these.  Your tags are adorable and beautifully colored.

    Happy Easter to you and your family!

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