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Kitschy Bunnies! Artwork by 2 Artists!

Filed under Art Projects, Collage Sheets, Easter Egg Shadowbox Kit, Giveaways, Rhonda Secrist Thomas, Sale, Shannon Cooper

Eek! So much cuteness today! We’ve got artwork from 2 Design Team Members, plus some (new) cute retro bunnies and tiny creatures (and props) that could work for fairy garden or Easter projects.

Starting with the new Kitschy Easter Collage Sheet: Ridiculously cute bunnies, chicks & lambs! A variety of sizes but most will fit in the Mini Shadowbox – 2×3 (the smallest box, that’s also in the Easter Egg Shadowbox Kit).

On to today’s first project: Bunny Train for Spring. See the wide photo below… Oh my! This is so sweet! Love the whole look and feel of this kitschy train by Shannon Cooper!

What do you do with two afternoons and the most adorable kitschy Easter collage sheet on the planet? You make a Bunny Train, that’s what you do!

All of the cars have a “turf” base dotted with mini tulips, glittered pom pom wheels, and a scalloped awning made from a Mini Shadowbox Lid.

Read more (and see more photos) in Shannon’s blog post. You can also see the full supply list. And don’t forget to scroll down in this newsletter for a close-up in the Giveaway!


Next up: A whole menagerie of Easter shadowboxes, by Design Team Member Rhonda Secrist Thomas!

I just picked out 2 in the photo below:
– a gnome framed in the Easter Egg Mini Shadowbox Lid (covered with pretty green paper from the Cottontail 6×6 Paper Pad), and
– a larger bunny box, filled with more bunnies (with a little basket inside, filled with tiny eggs).

Here’s more info about each, written by Rhonda:

This is my little gnome friend (left side of photo below), sitting inside of a vintage tin. How do you like his mushroom stool?

The bunny on the box on the right (below) made me think CHOCOLATE and getting a delicious bunny every year. So I decided to make the outside of the box look like chocolate using paint and brown embossing powder.

Read more (and see more photos) in Rhonda’s blog post. You can also see the full supply list.


New Sale and New FREE Gift

Everything in the Mother Goose section is on sale at 50% off — the sale ends MONDAY night, March 26th 2018. (That includes the two updated Quite Contrary Collage Sheets noted above!)

Over 20 options!
Go check it out!

And there’s a new FREE Collage Sheet!! The Spring Floral Mini Kit Collage Sheet shown at left is FREE with ALL orders, now through Monday night, March 26 (2018)! More info

All-digital orders will also receive the new collage sheet, as a hi-res pdf file!

Hooray for the Bunny Train Giveaway!

Proceeding with more details from Shannon’s cute project! (And yes, everything I’m mentioning here is in today’s Giveaway.)

Mini Shadowbox – 3×4.5
Kitschy Easter Collage Sheet New!
Mini Shadowbox Lid – Chick (Clever girl! Shannon cut apart the lid and used the scalloped sides as “awnings” on her 3 train cars!)
Blue Speckled Plastic Eggs (one is under the bunny made from chenille stems and a pom pom)
Mini Wooden Crate – Unfinished (under that blue egg)
Easter Banners Collage Sheet (the label on that crate, plus the “JOY” banner shown above on another of the train cars)
Red, Ivory & Pink Patterns Scrapbook Paper Set (you can just see the pink stripes on the inside of the box, on the right side of the photo)
Double Dot Passion Fruit Pink Scrapbook Paper
1-1/4 Inch Wooden Wheels

To enter the Bunny Train Giveaway drawing all you have to do is leave a comment BELOW on this blog post TODAY or TOMORROW (the deadline is 11:59 pm PST, Friday Night, March 23, 2018).

AND tell me: What will you make with these goodies? A bunny train? Other plans for the kitschy images from that new collage sheet?

Don’t forget to leave your (hello! correct) email address, too, so I can contact the winner; your email address does not need to be made public. Note: I’m offering free shipping, too, but only within the USA. International shipping will still apply.

Please be patient! Spammers try to post crap here a lot so comments are moderated. So if you don’t see your post in the comments section, be patient and check back in a few hours before re-posting it, please!

After midnight, I’ll randomly pick the winner (via

Hey, who won the Tiny Punch & Judy Theatre Giveaway from Sunday’s newsletter? That would be Judy Goodwin! Congrats! Check your email for info.

Posted by Leslie, March 22nd, 2018

47 responses to “Kitschy Bunnies! Artwork by 2 Artists!”

  1. Angela C says:

    Love the cute bunny train for Easter, will keep as is!

  2. Rhonda Sihocky says:

    You are so right about the cuteness overload! I have always loved those retro bunnies. It reminds me and maybe its the same pictures of the cute decals on the baby furniture from the 60’s.

  3. Nadine says:

    So Adorable! I’d make an Easter scene.

  4. Kim Lucak says:

    Adorable! The mini wooden crate is so cute 🙂

  5. Love retro bunnies, Easter scene would be awesome!!

  6. Catharine McCammon says:

    I would take my wee grandbabies out to the patio. We would decorate our Easter Parade projects with an endless supply of GLITTER!

  7. Emily Ann N. says:

    Definitely make something with these cute bunnies.

  8. Traci says:

    Too cute-love the bunnies.

  9. Winnie says:

    Awww! cuteness overload!

  10. Ann F. says:

    So cute! I would make an altered box!

  11. Rebecca R. says:

    So adorable! I would definitely have to make the little bunny train!

  12. KIM says:

    Who wouldn’t want a bunny train?
    Too cute.

  13. wilczek lori says:

    I think there bunny train idea is cute. I would like to try a variation of the bunny train.

  14. Luanne Shoup says:

    the kitschy bunny”s are a must have for my cards!

  15. Andrea Pretlow says:

    It must be BUNNIES!

  16. Barb A says:

    Cuteness explosion!! These are too precious, I love them just as they are. Such talented artists and so willing to share. Thank you.

  17. Michelle says:

    A Bunny Train! Adorable!

  18. Kathy W says:

    Oh, my gosh! Those bunnies are so cute! I’m sure I’d be tempted to just hoard them to look at on days when I need a lift. Thanks for the chance to win!

  19. Daphne says:

    Absolutely adorable! I’d make the bunny wagon and give to my granddaughter!

  20. Margaret K says:

    What a delight!!! This would be delightful sitting amongst my vintage Easter decorations. Love it all.

  21. Ronda Liebert says:

    So freakin’ cute! I love them. I’d like to make a little train or set of houses.

  22. K Toews says:

    too cute for words – bunny train it is!

  23. Carla says:

    Really love the bunny train! I’d make just as is!

  24. Jaimi Bailey says:

    I absolutely LOVE the new collage sheet and the bunny train is brilliant! I want to make one!

  25. Mary Mac says:

    Just love the bunny train idea.

  26. I would love to make a bunny train

  27. Karen Wood says:

    So much cuteness! I would like to make it be a bunny wagon.

  28. Karen Mallory says:

    Oh yes! Must make the Bunny Train!! It is just too cute to pass up!

  29. Jessica Shiffer says:

    Love, love, love these retro bunnies! Remind me of Easter decor from my childhood. Thanks for the chance to win this adorableness.

  30. Tricia Patton says:

    How fun! I’d make a bunny train just like this!

  31. Kee Ostler says:

    I love this little bunny train! I think I would make it just as is.

  32. Laura callies says:

    The bunnies are super cute. I would make a mixture of retro animals.

  33. Judy Goodwin says:

    Thank you so much. The bunny wagon is so cute.

  34. Kat C says:

    Love the bunnies!!! Would love to make this !!

  35. Wilhelmina Margalis says:

    A bunny wagon like the antique one of my Mom’s! I’m already plotting how to do iy!

  36. Debi H. says:

    This project would be my absolute favorite thing I would make this Easter! 🐰🐣🌷 I LOVE every detail that would be put into this project and my favorite style is vintage inspired!

  37. Catherine Carpenter says:

    Adorable!! Would love to make these – thanks for the chance to win!

  38. Jean marmo says:

    Love love love the bunny train. I need one of these.

  39. Janet Turner says:

    The retro bunnies are so adorable I would love to make the bunny train.

  40. Kay W says:

    I love the bunny train.

  41. Jo says:

    I love the bunnies!!! I would make lots of Easter cards with them!

  42. Jan K. says:

    Definitely a bunny train and a few cardss!

  43. Nan N. says:

    Definitely the bunny train 🐇!

  44. Nancy E says:

    What a really sweet Easter scene!

  45. Laural says:

    Loving the Bunny Train Idea!

  46. Diana bittaker says:

    Making a bunny train as a center piece for my Easter dinner!! Soooo cute

  47. Sylvia L says:

    I would love to try a bunny train, too. The scalloped awning is just precious. The talent of the design team is amazing.