Wednesday, July 10, 2013

Get Well Bird Mail

This is a get-well card I made.  I stamped the bird in black on mustard cardstock, fussy-cut, and added a pearl in the centre of the flower.  I stamped the sentiment in black on white cardstock, layered with black, and added some punched flowers and a black gem.  Then I adhered the bird and the "get-well mail" with foam tape to the burgundy panel, layered with black and mustard cardstock, and adhered to the black card base. Then I embellished the card with pearls.

Here are the supplies I used:
  • Stamps:  bird (Soloz for Studio G), sentiment (dollar store)
  • Ink:  Tsukineko Versafine - Onyx Black
  • Cardstock:  Recollections
  • Flower Punches:  EK Success
  • Gem and Pearls:  Dollarama


I would like to enter this card in the following challenges:

A Gem of a Challenge Lots of Layers
Creative Inspirations Paint Inspired by: Anything Goes
DL.ART Challenges July's Anything Goes
Fashionable Stamping Challenges Mail Time
Great Impressions Anything Goes
Jo's Scrap Shack FFC#7 Anything Goes
Left of Center Creative Challenges Use a sentiment on front or LOC theme
Loves Rubberstamps #60 Use a Hoarded Item (the hoarded item is the bird stamp - I've had it for a long time and this is the first time I've used it)
MFP Speedy TV Simple Salutations - Anything with Wings
Papertake Weekly Old, New, Borrowed or Blue  (the bird stamp is old)
Party Time Tuesdays PTT#128 Wing It
Simon Says Stamp and Show A Little Stamping (the sentiment is a little stamp)
Sister Act Card Challenges #14 Anything Goes
The Craft Garden Train or Bird
The Crafter's Cafe Challenge Blog #19 Anything Goes
Word Art Wednesday #88 Anything Goes

Thank you for looking at my card!  I am grateful for all your comments.


16 comments:

  1. Great card! I like the bird image. My kitty looks a lot like one of yours. Thank you for joining us at Party Time Tuesdays. Hope to see you next week. =0)

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  2. Lovely card, love the bird image and the flower added to its body. Love the added pearls too . Thanks so much for joining in the Simon Says Stamp and Show Challenge. Tracy x

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  3. This card will surely make anyone feel better.

    Mary Anne, Great Impressions DT

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  4. Lovely get well card. TFS and for joining us at Jo's for Funday Friday

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  5. So pretty, hun, great layout, xxxx

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  6. What a sweet card! Thanks for joining us at Jo's Funday Friday;-)

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  7. What a cute card. It is sure to help the recipient feel better. I really like your colors and details you used. Thanks so much for joining us at Word Art Wednesday.

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  8. What a wonderful get well card; love the bird and sentiment. Thank you for playing along with us at MFP Simple Salutations Challenge #53.

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  9. Your bird image is so adorable and I love this fabulous design. Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!

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  10. A great get-well card! I especially love how you have added movement so cleverly.
    Thanks for joining us at FSC this fortnight
    Dot x

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  11. what a nice bird. lovely get well card. thank you for joining simple salutations #53 this week.
    stamping sue
    http://stampingsueinconnecticut.blogspot.com/

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  12. Nicely done. Thanks for joining us at Loves Rubberstamps

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  13. I LOVE your bold colors--they're awesome together! A wonderful image, too! Thanks for joining us at Great Impressions! :)

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  14. Lovely card - great colour combo. Thanks for joining us for the challenge over at The Crafter's Cafe Challenge.

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  15. Great card, love the color combo. Thanks for joining us at LOC.

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  16. Lovely card, a great pick me up! Thanks for joining in the fun at The Crafters Cafe.
    Hugs
    Fiona x

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