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Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Cute Birds Hello*

Good evening everyone! And a very happy Tuesday evening! Monday was a good day at work. It was pretty quiet and I was able to get a lot done. Monday evening I picked up Bailey from school.. she started conditioning for her High School Lacrosse team. She will be doing a bit of running, but getting in shape! Today we picked her up as well.  Today I worked from home so I was able to have lunch with the hubby and Father-In Law. And in the morning it is back to work for a couple of days. I took off Friday and Monday for the Labor Day Holiday. And to spend a nice long last weekend with my father-in-law before he heads back to Australia. Alright... on to my card today. I hope you all have a great rest of your week!

Little birds:








For this card I have again used Drawn With Character! :D  This is Bird House Spring Love. I used Copic markers to color the image. I did a bit of layering on the image. I cut around the image with a My Favorite Thing Stamp Stack die. I inked the pink on the inside of the die. The bird house die is from Spellbinders. The feathers I believe are from My Favorite Things. I also inked pink around these. All of the papers are from my scrap boxes. I think that was almost the last of my paisley paper. I really LOVE paisley right now. I added the various flowers and the crystals. The 'hi' is from a Thickers pack. On the inside I did a bit of pink inking around the edge and added a few crystals.

Copic Colors Used:
  • Bird House: E30, E31, E33, E35, E37; W5, W7, W9
  • Roof, Perch and Leaves: YG03, YG17, YG67, G29
  • Flowers and Bird: RV21, RV23, R43, RV14
  • Flower Center: Y11, Y15, Y19, YR09
  • Pole: N3, N5, N7, N9
  • Bird: B00, B01, B04, B06
  • Beaks: YR02, YR04, YR09
Challenges:


34 comments:

Evie said...

Beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Card Mania Challenge.

Evie - DT member

Cut It Up Challenge Blog said...

I love that adorable image and the extra "birdy" embellishments (feather, bird cage.)

Thanks for joining us for our Old School challenge at Cut it Up!

Evelyn
http://mylittlecraftblog.wordpress.com

cecilia gunnarsson said...

Love The colors:))) really beutiful schoose of them and a great card with many detaljs that makes a lo of intrest
Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Hugs Cicci :))
TTCRD DT
ciccividpennan {My Blog}
Through The Craft Room Door

Christine L said...

Oh Susan.... these little birdies are sooooooooo very cute and romantic!! I adore how you coloured them and the design of your card!

Thank you for sharing at In The Pink - good luck and hope we see you join in again soon...

Hugs
Christine (ITP DT)

Lisa Dryden said...

Wow , Stunning card thank you for entering the cute as a Button challenge Lisa DT x

Sandra said...

What a darling card, the birds are so cute! Thank you so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

Di said...

Totally adorable scene there Susan - I love the bright and perky colours too!

Hugs

Di xx (Cuttlebug Mania DT)

sue k said...

Beautiful card, lovely image, papers, color combo and accents. Thank you for joining us this week at HIMCR.

Sue - HIMCR DT
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Karon said...

Fabulous card and love that image. Thanks for joining us for our Things with Wings Polkadoodles Challenge

Karon DT, Polkadoodle

Jacee said...

What a fabulous card, such a lovely design, great images and so bright and cheerful, love it!
hugs Jacee
Simply Paper Card Design

Céline said...

cute card
thanks for playing with us at addicted to stamps
hugs
céline

Amy Ottmers said...

Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs, good luck!!! Amy DT

Jackie Trinder said...

Hi this is a gorgeous card I love the cute birds. Thank-you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Challenge 21 Anything Goes. Hugs Jackie DT

Francesca Lopez said...

I love everything about this card! It's stunning! Thank you for joining us at our Cute As A Button Stamps challenge. I hope to see you again and your beautiful makes. - Francesca, owner

Elizabeth Hart said...

What a delightful card - love all the details that make these little birds stand out. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Fan-tastic Tuesday Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

Kathy S said...

Hey Susan. Great card. I have always liked this Drawn with Character image. I really like the embellishments of flowers, feathers and dies that you have chosen to highlight it with. The Hi sentiment is perfect for the Big Sentiment part of the Brown Sugar Challenge. Thanks for joining us this week!

Debra Miller said...

Love how you popped some of the elements of the image. Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sketch Saturday! Deb DT

Pat said...

Love your vibrant colors, Susan. And those paper feathers are awesome! Thanks for joining us at Your Scrapbook Place this month.

Michelle said...

Wonderfull this card. Lovely bright colours.
Thanks for playing with us at Craft your Passion.
Good luck in the draw.
xxx Michelle (DT)

Nana said...

What a beautiful card. Thanks for linking up over at 2 Creative Chicks

Have a creative day.
Nana
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Willeke said...

Aw your card puts a big smile on my face ... it's cute as can be!
Thanks for sharing it with us and hope to see you again in our next challenge as well,
Hugs
Willeke
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KarinsArtScrap said...

Susan cute and a very beautiful card
Thanks for join us at
{Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

Karin


Claire said...

Gorgeous make! Thanks for joining our 'Things with Wings' Challenge over at Polkadoodles
Claire xx

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

Beautiful creation Susan, I love how you colored this image and then used dimensionals to really make it pop! Thanks so much for playing at Digi Choosday 2 Papers Challenge this time! Hugs my friend:) Audrey DT

Joyce N. said...

This is Amazing!! Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
Regards,
TTCRD DT
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Through The Craft Room Door
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Veronique Baadjou said...

What a great card! I love it! Thank you for joining us at Cute as a button!
Veronique DT

Lisa Mensing said...

Beautiful! I love all the embellishments and layers. So much to see, so wonderful. Thanks for playing along at Clear It Out's Anything Goes Challenge. Lisa DT

El mundo según kyso said...

Your card is very beautiful and every detail makes it ideal for participating in our challenge Quirky Crafts Challenge: Home Sweet Home. I invite you to participate. The challenge ends on Saturday 12th September. Kemly Sc. DT.

http://quirkycrafts.blogspot.com/2015/08/challenge-18-quirky-home-sweet-home.html

Shona Hamill said...

Stunning card. Thank you for sharing with us at the Cutie Pie Challenge. Shona x

Gale said...

Lovely card Susan. So colorful and cheerful. Thank you for joining us at Scrap-Creations in our "Anything Goes Challenge" and we hope to see you again real soon. Hugs, Gale DT

MagsB said...

Oh so cute, Susan! I love the gorgeous bright colours! Thanks for joining in at My Time to Craft!

love Mags B x

Desire Fourie said...

Susan this is a wonderful creation with great attention to detail and perfect for our ‘ANYTHING GOES with a GIRLY TWIST’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
Hugs
Desíre
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{Would love you to visit my blog and join my 1,100 Follower Give-Away. Thank you so much, if you have already entered, and good luck.}
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Rebecca Gillard said...

Such a sweet card. Thanks for sharing at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper. Rebecca x

Sarah Jayne said...

Super Cute card, Thank you for entering into Cute as a button challenge xx DT Sarahjayne (Crafter Sarah)