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Wednesday, 12 July 2017

Little Bird ~ Tag and Card

Ohhhhh squeal what an exciting week, after a few months break  due to moving I re~newed my subscription to my favourite magazine Simply Cards & Papercraft
(I had to cancel so I was not led into temptation to craft lol)
I am now fully crafting again and have so many ideas and new things I want to try.
Now one thing I do love is using shrinkles
 ( I am very new to this but can see it becoming addictive)
When I saw the freebie's on the mag I immediately grabbed the shrinkles pack!
Talking of freebies........where to start?? Two Die's (bird and wing) ~24 stamps (I counted them twice so I hope I got it right) and then  prima exclusive paper collections , beautiful papers and stunning toppers, I could not wait to start crafting.

I started making the tag first ~ layering up the different papers ,so lush I really did not want to cut them up ! I inked around using distress ink shaded lilac

I used one of the toppers in the center, now here is the fun part
I stamped and die cut the bird onto shrinkles and coloured him in using Polychromo Pencils and then set to work with my heat dryer , I then had the most cutest tiny bird in the world, I stamped the branch , flowers, Love sentiment and his feet using Memento dew drop ink
Die Cut a couple of flowers using another of the papers 
 and finished of with a few Nuvo jewel drops and a slice of ribbon.

I then set about my card , starting with a 6x6 card blank 
I layered up the same papers as the tag
Changing a few ink colours this time I added more stamped detail to the bird and decided to keep him at his original size
Flowers were made the same as before and using two of the stamps * happy bird-day*
Thank you for looking
xx
I would like to enter this into
Crafting by Designs - Summertime
Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes
TTCRD - Anything Goes
A Perfect Time to Craft - Anything Goes
Crafting from the Heart - Anything Goes
Use Your Stuff - All creatures great and small
Really Reasonable Ribbon - Anything goes with Ribbon





14 comments:

chrissie said...

Stunning card and tag. Thank you for joining us at Try it on Tuesday

Love Chrissie x

Diane said...

Think this is a must for me too Jane, love the birdy die and stamps !! Your tag and card are gorgeous sweetie xx

hugs Diane xx

Lucyna Marynowska said...

Thanks for sharing your beautiful tag with us at Try it on Tuesday this time.
Hugs!

Rosie said...

Lovely postcard and tag. A wonderful set

Thank you for joining us at TRY IT ON TUESDAY

Gibby Frogett said...

Gorgeous birds, flowers and colours - such happy pieces.
Love your tag and card.
Thanks for sharing at 'Try It On Tuesday'.
Gill x

Marjut said...

Lovely! Thank you for joining us at TioT.

Jeanie Ellis said...

What a sweet set! Beautiful! 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
Scrapbookingmamaw {My Blog}
Through The Craft Room Door
ttcrd.blogspot.com

Craftyfield said...

Your post is bristling with excitement and I'm hoping it's catching as my crafting mojo is a bit in the dumps! What a wonderful card, the papers are so pretty and your turned them into beautiful blooms.
Thanks for playing with use at Country View Challenges this month!

Amy Lane said...

This is a pretty tag- love it. Thanks for playing along at UYS.

Melanie Gee said...

Gorgeous card. Love the colours and all the detail.
Thank you for entering our Challenge at Crafting by Designs https://craftingbydesigns.blogspot.co.uk/
Regards
Mel DT
https://melgeecrafts.com/

Daffodil Cards said...

Such a Beautiful card, I can see why you were wanting to play, a Gorgeous result too.
Faith
x

Michelle Windsor said...

Thank you for sharing with us over here at "A Perfect Time To Craft" and best of luck with your entry.

Michelle DT for http://aperfecttimetocraft.blogspot.com.au/...


Ginny @ Polly's Paper Studio said...

This is a lovely card and a great addition to our challenge. Thanks for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon. Hugs from Ginny at Polly's Paper Studio

Karen Letchworth said...

This is gorgeous, Jan! I love the birds, flowers, colors, RIBBONS, and everything about this. Thanks so much for sharing with us.
Karen L
Really Reasonable Ribbon