Sunday, 2 June 2013

Birds of a Feather

I thought I would show a card that I made recently for Stamp Addicts, using one of their new releases which you can get directly from their store or via create and craft.

This is quite a large stamp  - probably about 4 inches across - and my first thought when I saw it was that it would be great for decoupaging.

I chose my papers rom one of the First editions paper pad (Birdsong, funnily enough!) and I stamped the base  directly on to the pink paper and coloured it with pro markers. I then stamped the image on to plain white card to create the decoupage and coloured again with the pro markers before mounting on to my card.
Finally I added a little dash of stickles glitter just for a bit of sparkle.

Here are some challenges that I would like to enter today.......

Crafty Calendar - Things with Wings
Creative Inspirations - Anything Goes
Simon Says Stamp - Anything Goes
Totally Papercrafts - Anything Goes
Hobby House - Anything Goes
Squirrel And Fox - Summer or Winter
ABC - Open Challenge
Ecclectic Ellapu - Anything with wings
Make it Monday
Sister Act

Thanks for stopping by today and enjoy your Sunday.

Sharon x

11 comments:

  1. A gorgeous creation and thank you so much for joining us at the Hobby House Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx

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  2. Very pretty card, Thanks for joining us at ABC for our challenge
    hugs Louise

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  3. This is such a dainty and beautiful card, Sharon. You do very nice work. I'm glad you could join us at Sister Act this week! Best of luck!
    Trisha

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  4. Very pretty card, love the image, thanks for joining us over at the The ABC Challenge
    Hugs
    Ang
    ABC Challenge Blog DT
    My Blog: A Crafty Blether

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  5. This is gorgeous. Thank you for sharing with us over at Eclectic Ellapu this week. Hope to see you in future challenges.
    Elaine aka Ellapu

    I have a new Altered Eclectic blog going live on July 1st - altered art only.. feel free to pop in or join in. Would be good to see you

    http://alteredeclectics.blogspot.co.uk/

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  6. Beautiful card! Love that image!!

    Thank you very much for joining us this week at the Simon Says Stamp Challenge Blog!

    Also, if you have time, please Make a Card for Maddy! And there is a fab Giveaway too!

    hugs...
    Melissa
    Simon Says DT

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  7. A very pretty card, love the decoupage. Thank you for joining us over at The ABC Challenge and hope you join us again. Take care, Ann-Marie xxx

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  8. Pink and grey is such a lovely color combinaiton, and I like your choice of design for this beautiful image!

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  9. Beautiful stamp & papers! I especially like that you paper pieced a few things. Looks great! Thanks for playing along at Eclectic Ellapu.

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  10. Lovely image , beautifully coloured for this great creation . Thanks for sharing on Make it Monday .

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  11. A great card, Thanks for playing with us at Totally Papercrafts this week.

    Suzette x

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I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon