Greetings crafty friends,
We’re pleased to present another gorgeous card design (and video) from our dear friend, Heather Telford. Heather is featuring the Concord and 9th “Songbird” as the focal point of her Autumnal creation. As you can see, this is another fantastic show of talent from Heather. Enjoy.
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Hi Crafty Friends,
There are a few times during the year that really get my mo-jo going and one of these is Halloween. I love all the colors, big, fat moons and the fantasy you can indulge in! So here is one that uses an unsuspecting die from Penny Black called Mommy and Me.
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We get to share two of our favorites, Lisa Tilson of My Card Trip blog and the other is a stamp and die set by Ink To Paper. If you follow us regularly then you know that we love Lisa and Ink To Paper so much!
In this design, Lisa has used inks and a stencil, plus the stamp and die set, ‘Birdie’ to create this adorable scene, complete with a super ‘chirpful’ birthday wish. Lisa has been kind enough to share how she created it. Let’s find out how, ok?
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We are sharing another fantastic card by TaeEun of Rainbow In November blog. TaeEun is AWESOME at coloring, no matter the medium. Today she featuring a card with the beautiful birds and flowers in the Melody Makers stamp by Penny Black. Take a look below at the vibrant blending of her watercolors.
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Laurel Beard of Simply Cardmaking with Laurel is with us again today – YIPPEE! how lucky are we! And, she has two cards that she is featuring, both use the charming Snowy Perch stamp by Penny Black. Take a look at these beauties!
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Are you thinking about your Christmas cards yet? At our house, we have so many we send out that I have to get a jump on it! Here is one of the creations so far.
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Today it is all about colorful birds hanging out in their favorite place… their tree, of course! This card features the Birds of Paradise stamp set by My Favorite Things.
Continue reading “Birds of a Feather…. Flock Together”
Hello Crafty Friends,
Here we are on the eve of Thanksgiving. So much to be grateful for… especially you, our friends in the Crafting World! You guys are awesome! Thank you for all your lovely comments and support – we couldn’t do it without you!
This card features a Winter Bird serenely perched on a birch tree. I just love the effects of watercolor – so soft and lovely. I don’t live where it snows, so a wintery scene allows me to pretend!
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It is a rainy, windy day today. This card, with the wreath from the Winter Moments stamp set by Penny Black really sets the mood for a day like today. I just loved the wreath and the bird in this stamp set.
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We are so thrilled to introduce to you today a new segment that we will feature once a month on Art Journaling. We have been seeing some fabulous work by so many but we were especially impressed with Zinia Amoiridou (you can visit her at: @abstractinspiration). Zinia is a super talented and enthusiastic Art Journalist, among many other things in the art
world. She is currently enrolled in Art School in Greece and she is so talented she got in on her first try! (this is no
small feat) So, you can understand how pleased we are to say she will be hosting a special post every month – YAY!
Today she has brought us a special treat, a video on her project, The Bird and Branch. You can see first hand how she created her beautiful page of pastels, flowers and birds.
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