Mar 16 2008

Happy St. Patricks Day!

Published by at 6:44 pm under My Creations

Hello!! Happy St. Patrick’s Day! I hope you’re all wearing green! 🙂 My little guy needed to make a Leprechaun trap for his preschool today. When I first heard this I was a little scared to say the least lol. But then my mom reminded me that I could just decorate something! So I did! My friend Rachel and I went out to Archivers and Craft Warehouse and found some DARLING paper, embellies and a clear paint can. I figured that will work, if he catches a Leprechaun he can just put the lid on it! 😉 It was so cute…when we were making it he suggested we make some stairs so they could get IN the pail! So cute! 🙂




This was really easy to make. I just cut the paper to size for the inside. Added the NEW Queen and Company Shamrock feltto the top and slipped it in. Then on the outside, I added some thick white velvet ribbon and some green shiny pipe cleaner for some shine! (that’s what I wrapped the handle with too) On the top I put some other shiny shamrock paper on it an more pipe cleaner to fill a gap in the lid. I then added the adorable EK Success pot of gold! 🙂 Since I already had the paper out I decided to make a quick card! Here it is!




All main images are EK Success, Ribbon (May Arts) Brads (Stampin’ Up!) Shamrock and Striped paper (Reminisce) Polkadot Paper (Creative Imaginations)


Thank you so much for stopping by! HUGS!! 🙂

13 responses so far

13 Responses to “Happy St. Patricks Day!”

  1. Now that is one lucky little bucket! Your card is wonderful! Happy St. Patty’s Day! Deb

  2. Christina says:

    Cute stuff! I wish I had seen you at Craft Warehouse…the funny thing is I did see Rachel for a few seconds on my way out for lunch! So to officially introduce myself, I’m Christina (SCS – thecardpixie) and I work at Craft Warehouse. Next time you come shopping, I’d love to say hi! I met Rachel at SWISS, the shoebox swap she originally hosted. There is one coming up in April, if you’d like to come!

    Info here:

  3. Rachel Hope says:

    It turned out PREFECT!!! No Leprechaun will be able to resist it!

  4. trudee says:

    OMGosh that is beyond cute!!! I’m CERTAIN he will catch one!! 😀 Love your card, too!!

  5. Rose Ann says:

    Your can turned out so darling, and I love your son’s stairs idea!! Too cute!! Adorable card too!! Happy St. Patrick’s Day!!

  6. Sue B says:

    Really adorable. Will be the hit of preschool.

  7. Oh wow!!! THis is sooo super cute! He’ll be the envy of the entire pre-school! I just love this Lindsey!!!!

  8. lacyquilter says:

    Lindsey, these are just darling.

  9. Bonnie aka raduse says:

    Oh Lindsey, this turned out way too cute.

  10. flossie says:

    wow you trap is fantastic, so imaginative, love the paper you used on your card.

  11. Shel9999 says:

    Oh, how cute!!!! I love the pail AND the card!!!! So adorable about the stairs! 🙂

  12. Sister Susie says:

    That is so cute! B’s so lucky:) Hope you have a great St. Patty’s day.

  13. leslierich says:

    Your bucket and card are so CUTE, Lindsey! I love all the details. What fun!

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