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Sunday, 12 February 2012

Love Nails and Chickadee

Good evening, dear readers!

Another Valentine's Day manicure (it says "LOVE" in calligraphy, but it is kinda hard to see it... :S)






I started with China Glaze Innocence, and sponged two frankens on the tips (Shamrock (by my sister) and Fangorn Forest (by me).  I also smushed some light yellow-green glitter on the tips, then added another coat of Innocence.  I then added a coat of Essie As Gold as it Gets.

I used acrylic paint for the decorations.  I did the thumb rose first, and was pleased with the results.  Then I started painting the other 4 roses and I didn't like them so much... I should have done what I did with the first rose and used a reference photo.  Ah well.  So I decided to cover the other roses up with calligraphy, but that didn't work out as neatly as I would have liked.  Oh well! ^-^  Then I added some dots on the thumb nail, and of course there were a lot of top coat layers between the stages of nail art (partially so I could take a break and go back to sleep, lol!).

Oh!  Yesterday I went out to a nature trail with my sister and dad, and we fed a bunch of chickadees. :D  Here is a really cute one that I was feeding:


EEEE I love chickadees!!! XD

I hope that you have a great rest of the weekend!

-Ashesela

24 comments:

  1. Beautiful design! And I love the picture with the chickadee. So cute.

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  2. @ Kaki: Thank you so much!! :D The chickadees were so adorable! XD

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  3. Looks like you feel a lot better :-)
    These look great!

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  4. @ Shannara: Thank you :)! I am still having a lot of problems, but the meds are definitely helping a lot. ^-^

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  5. glad to hear that they are helping :-)

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  6. THIS IS AMAZING!! ugh, you're SO talented! I lovelovelove this so freaking much!

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  7. @ Shannara: Thank you so much!! :D I really appreciate it! :D

    @ SeeSarahSwatch: :'D :'D!!!! Thank you sooooo much!!!! :D :'D!!

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  8. I love this SO much! Very beautiful. :D

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  9. I love the flower on your thumb! It's really pretty!

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  10. @ Courtney: Thank you very much!!! :D

    @ MariJo: Thank you so much!! ^_^!

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  11. Great mani and cutie chickadeeee!

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  12. Such a beautiful designed mani! Love it! Aw and that's so cool you guys fed some chickadees! So cute!

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  13. Ahhhh that chickadee is so cute! And you've got some serious freehand skills, girl! :) Awesome mani!

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  14. That's an awesome picture with the chick!

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  15. @ Jayne: Thank you so much and isn't that little chickadee so cute? XD

    @ drinkcitra: Thank you very much!! :D I love chickadees, they are some of my favourite birds. ^-^

    @ Chelsea: Thank you so much!!! :D :D I <3 chickadees so much!! XD

    @ Pauline: Thank you! :D My dad took that photo. ^-^

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  16. These look amazing! You did awesome on them!! ^.^

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  17. @ ScarsLikeLace: Thank you so much!! :D!!

    @ Nail Reflections: Thank you very much!! :D !

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  18. The thumb looks adorable! :)

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  19. I love chickadees too! I have a feeder in my backyard so I can watch them! How cool that it ate out of your hand! I love calligraphy used to do it all the time. I should really get back into that! These are amazing!

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  20. @ YoannitaL: Thank you very much!! :D

    @ Lindsey R: Thank you muchlies!! :D

    @ Fingers: Aw, they are so cute!! We used to have feeders but those pesky squirrels would scare the birds away. >:( OOO you do calligraphy?? That is so cool!! :D

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  21. @ Jennius: Thank you so much!! :D

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