Friday, 20 April 2012

April Showers Challenge - Fresh Cut Lawns

Hello everyone :)
Another quick April Showers Challenge post today! The theme for today was... Fresh Cut Lawns. For this theme I was just going to paint my nails green as I was at a loss as to what to do. So I started painting them and then thought that I wasn't trying hard enough, and I'd be put to shame by the other girls amazing nail art! :P So I sat down and thought again and this is what I came up with...
I did a lawn mower cutting grass! :P Not the best or most original idea, but better than just plain green :)
I used OPI What's With The Cattitude? for the sky, OPI Alpine Snow for the cloud tips, Sally Hansen Going Green for the grass and China Glaze Poinsettia & Revlon Lunar for the lawn mower. I used different sized dotting tools to create the grass blades and the lawn mower and the polish brush to create the clouds.

These turned out okay but they looked better in my head :P I hate when that happens but.. oh well :P
I'm really looking forward to the next theme in this challenge...Butterflies!! So keep an eye out for that post soon :) And I have some very exciting things coming up for you all in the next few weeks so watch out for those too ;p

How would you have portrayed Fresh Cut Lawns in nail art? Let me know in the comments :)
Thanks for reading :)
Charlotte xxx

11 comments:

  1. Amazing nails xxx
    You have a gorgeous blog, Im glad I found it xx Would you like to follow each other xx stop by my blog and leave a comment -I'll be sure to follow back xx

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  2. this is very creative! I love it

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  3. OMG this is so cute! Love the lawnmower! :)

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    1. Thank you :) It took me forever to figure out how to draw a lawnmower in such a tiny scale :P

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  4. Adorable, you have such artistic abilities!

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  5. Really cute! It reminds me of the Mario Bros. game :)

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