Saturday, January 11, 2014

Have a Tweet Day

Hello, everyone.  Happy Saturday - hope you are enjoying it!  Today I made a "just because" card - I really wanted to play along in Savvy Handmade Cards' Feather Photo Inspiration challenge.  I had a different card made, but I didn't think it was good enough LOL so I made another one - I like how this one turned out much better.  The sweet bird image and sentiment are from Doodle Pantry and the quilted heart is a freebie from Pattie's Creations (thank you, Pattie).   The freebie is still available at this point, so go check it out before it's gone.


Hre's a close-up of the quilted heart.  I printed it on kraft cardstock, coloured it with my Prismacolor pencils, and then added teeny-tiny heart gems.  Definitely needed my tweezers to do those.  You'll notice I also doodled faux stitching all around the square of the card and around the lacy circle.


Here's a close-up of the sweet bird which I coloured with my Prismacolor pencils:  


I followed this sketch at Sweet Sketch Wednesday:


Here are the other supplies used:
  • Ribbon:  Offray
  • Patterned paper:  Scrap Works
  • Cardstock:  Recollections, and unknown/unmarked from my stash
  • Dies:  Spellbinders Lacy Circles, Nellie's Multiframes - Ovals and Circles
  • Marker:  Tombow watercolour marker (for faux stitching)
  • Accents:  Feathers, gems (dollar store), charm (stash)

I would like to enter the following challenges:
2 Creative Chicks Anything Goes UE
3 Girl Jam Anything Goes (must use ribbon) 
A Gem of a Challenge Something New (the freebie quilted heart digi is new to me) UE
As you Like It Favourite Single Colour and Why (pink is my favourite colour for crafting and in life - why - because it's so girly and feminine - and because it seems to go with so many other colours) 3E #2
Bunny Zoe's Things with Wings UE
Craft Mojo All Things New (the freebie quilted heart digi is new to me) UE
Craft-Dee BowZ Anything Goes with Handmade Bow UE
Crafting by Designs Anything Goes UE 
Crafting for all Seasons All Things Bright and Beautiful 3E #2
Craftitude Anything Goes or Ribbons and Pearls (I chose Anything Goes) 3E #1
Crafts and Me Use a Heart UE
Crafty Catz Pretty in Pink 1E
Crafty Girls Anything Goes 3E #3
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Anything Goes with Patterned Paper UE
Creatalicious 2014 Wishes UE
Creative Fingers Anything Goes 3E #1
Delightful Challenges Patterned Paper 1E
Digistamps 4 Joy Glitter n Sparkle (sparkly heart gems) 3E #2
Digitally 'Sweet' Challenges Anything Goes UE
DL.ART Thankful Thursdays Hearts 3E #1
DL.ART January Linky Challenge UE 1/day
Doodle Pantry Any Digi Goes (used Doodle Pantry image) 1E
Emerald Faeries Things with Wings 3E #2
Fan-tastic Tuesday Anything Goes (must be square card) 4E #1
Incy Wincy 3 Favourite Embellishments (gems, charms, ribbon) 5E #2
Inky Chicks Anything Goes UE
Inky Impressions Something New (the freebie quilted heart digi is new to me) UE
Jo's Scrap Shack Anything Goes UE
Just B Creative Crazy January Just Because Linky Party UE 1/day
Just Inspirational Challenges Girly 3E #1
Little Scrap Pieces Fun Friday Linky 1E
Love to Scrap Anything Goes 3E #1
Loves Rubberstamps Anything Goes UE
MFP Speedy TV Colour Challenge Pink and Black or Brown (I used Pink/Brown) 5E #1
My Craft Creations Anything Goes UE
My Mum's Craft Shop Love 3E #2
Natalie and Any's One for the Girlies (nothing more girly than pink) 3E #2
Paper Makeup Stamps Digi Makeover - Use Something New (the freebie quilted heart digi is new to me) UE
Papertake Weekly Anything Goes 5E #4
Pattie's Creations  Stitching Real or Faux (used Pattie's image) 2E #1
Penny's Paper-Crafty Anything Goes 3E #3
Pile It On Just Because UE
Pin and Tack Anything Goes with Sparkle 5E #3
Polkadoodles Digi Choosday Anything Goes UE
Polkadoodles Week 2 Girly 2E #1
Really Reasonable Ribbon Pink and Ribbon 6E #3
Ribbon Carousel Love, Birthdays, and Chicken Soup (I went with love) UE
Savvy Handmade Cards Feather Photo Inspiration (see photo at bottom) 1E
Scrappy Moms Stamps Warm Fuzzies (a "just because" card might give the recipient "warm fuzzies") UE
Sister Act (Cards Only) Anything Goes UE
Stampin with the Dragon Anything Goes 2E #1
Suzy Bee's Bloomin' Cute and Sweet UE
Sweet Sketch Wednesday Sketch (see above) 
Sweet Stamps Blog Kraft Paper (used kraft for quilted heart) 1E
That Craft Place Charming (use a charm) 3E #2
The Crafter's Cafe Anything Goes 3E #3
The Rubber Buggy Anything Goes UE
The Sisterhood of Crafters Something Old, Something New (old is patterned paper, new is the freebie quilted heart digi) 3E #3
Totally Gorjuss Ribbon UE
Treasured Times Anything Goes UE
Victorine Originals 3 Layers UE
Wags 'n Whiskers Anything Goes 2E #1
Word Art Wednesday Anything Goes with Uplifting Sentiment 5E #3
Your Next Stamp Inspiration Photo (see below - I was inspired by the hearts) 3E #2

'Pink Flamingo Feather' photo (c) 2010, Tim Wang - license: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0/
Thank you for looking at my card - I enjoy reading your comments.  Wishing you a joyful day!

78 comments:

  1. What a cute card, and a cute birdie. Love it.

    Thanks for playing in our challenge!
    ♥ Carolyn
    DT Member for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

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  2. Hi Super card, and loads of entries into challenges..WOW
    Thanks for sharing your creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

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  3. The feather is such a nice touch on this card especially in combo with the image you used, sweet as always, have a lovely weekend and so glad you are in my life, lots of hugs to you and lot sof cuddles to Honeydew and Kiwi, Marion

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  4. Hi - this is a beautiful card. I love the cute image and the lovely embellishments. Thanks for joining us at Incy Wincy Designs this week.
    Helen x (DT)

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  5. Wow. I love how you colored your bird. So pretty. Thanks for joining us this week over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday2. I'm impressed by how many challenges you entered too! Way to go!
    ~Jo, SSW2-DT

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  6. How cute! Love the little cutie all in pink and your feather is just perfect. Thanks for joining us this week .
    Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

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  7. Nicely done girlfriend! Love all the pink.

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  8. Love all your attention to detail - the ribbon and charm are so "tweet"!!
    So glad you played along with us at SSW2!!
    Blessings to you!!
    Sally SSW2

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  9. I just love this Doodle Pantry bird ... he's so cute! Gorgeous creation ... very well done! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Out with the Old, In with the New’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  10. That little bird must be the cutest thing ever. What a lovely card the richness of the colors and the lovely layout....... It is delightful to see your wonderful art posted in this week’s creative challenge at Word Art Wednesday.
    Blessings,
    Carole Robb Bisson

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  11. Love this Doodle Pantry Bird in the pink - so darn cute. Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Creative Fingers Challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

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  12. This is just awesome! I love everything about it. Thanks for playing at Savvy Handmade Cards and Fan-tastic Tuesday! Good luck in all the challenges.

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  13. Great color combo and sweet image! Thanks for joining us over at 3 Girl Jam Challenges! DT Member Carri~Abusybee

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  14. What a super cute card!!! That little birdie is adorable !! Thank you so much for joining us at Pile It On Challenges !!!

    Mayra
    Mayrasdesigns.blogspot.com

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  15. Wow, what a GORGEOUS card! I love the beautiful coloring and awesome design!! Thanks for popping over to my blog today! I hope you enjoyed the hop!
    New follower
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  16. Perfect!!! I absolutely LOVE it! The pink bird, papers, feather, ribbon and charm all make for a terrific card. You can tell your card was inspired by our photo challenge. I'm so glad you played along again at Savvy Handmade Cards.

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  17. This is perfect for our current challenge “Stitching Faux or Real” at Pattie’s Creations. What a nice image and thanks for using my image in your creation! Thanks for joining us!
    Hugs
    Pattie ♥
    Artist
    at Pattie's Creations Design Challenge!

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  18. BEAUTIFUL !! what a great card!! beautiful colours and superb layout! loooove the feather!!
    very impressed by the 64 challenges you've entered!!
    good luck and thank you so much for playing along at love to scrap! challenge blog!!
    shuly dt

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  19. Morning Kitty, how wonderful is this card? I totally love the image, such a cheeky we bird, and the colouring is amazing as ever my friend xxx

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  20. This is just gorgeous,lovely design and papers.xxx

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  21. Really pretty creation, love the colours you have used & yes it's very girlie!

    Thank you for sharing with us at Delightful Challenges this week & Natalie & Amy's this month, good luck!
    Hugs Shell xx

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  22. Gorgeous hun - ty for joining in at Fan-Tastic Tuesday - hope to see u back real soon Judith DT x

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  23. Hi, this is lovely, Thanks for playing on Crafty Girls this fortnight, Love Hazelxx

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  24. This is sooo cute, love the colour tones you have used as well, but then I do love pink..... Thank you for joining us over at Fan-Tastic Tuesday, we would love it if you joined us again next week,
    Hugs
    Suzy B DT
    XX

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  25. This is sooo cute, love the colour tones you have used as well, Thank you for joining us over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge, we would love it if you joined us again next week,
    Hugs
    Suzy B DT
    XX

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  26. Thank you for joining us at Digitally Sweet! Lovely card and image. luv aNNIe [DT]

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  27. oh my! this card could not be any tweeter, Kitty! Love the sweetness of pink in contrast with that rich chocolate brown! Beautiful! hugs, de

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  28. Such a tweet image! Thanks for sharing your lovely card for Suzy Bee's Bloomin' challenge 11: cute and sweet - hope to see you again soon, Hazel, DT - and thanks for linking too for my new Patterned Paper January challenge x

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  29. this is so sweet and a beautiful card Kitty.
    Thanks for join us at
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}

    Karin

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  30. Love that TWEET bird! Your feather is perfect too!
    Hugs, Judi

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  31. Sweet design, love the coloring on the bird. Love the feather and the other embellishments you added. Thank you for joining us in this weeks blog challenge at SweetStamps.com

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  32. Wow, this card sure is adorable!! I love your Doodle Pantry birdie all colored in pink. Fabulous!! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday 2 as well as the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge.

    Linda

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  33. Love your paper choice and image is adorable. Thanks for sharing over at Suzy Bee's Bloomin Challenge. Monica, DT

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  34. This tweety is a real sweetie! Thanks for playing along with 2 Creative Chicks!
    Pam
    2 Creative Chicks

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  35. Kitty, this card is so adorable. I love it.

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  36. Your project is awesome with so many great details! Thanks for sharing your talent with us in the Inky Impressions Something New challenge!
    Hugs,
    Leslie, DT
    http://leslieturner58.blogspot.com

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  37. Sweet card! Thank you for joining us over at Treasured Times!

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  38. gorgeous card sweet image and i love the colors you have used so pretty. Thanks for joining us at craftitude this time, good luck
    caroline dt

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  39. Wow how beautiful is this! I just love it! Your coloring in is amazing! Thank you for sharing with us at SweetStamps.com. Good luck in the draw......
    Sweet Crafty Hugs
    Denise
    http://dixicreations.blogspot.co.uk/

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  40. loving the cute bird. Thank you for taking part in the polkadoodles challenge. Keeeeeep Crafting Katie DT Polkadoodles xx

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  41. Wow, what a wonderful card....love the colors! Beautiful!

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  42. such a cute lovely card :) love the bird!! thanks for joining Penny's challenge this week!! Steph DT - www.cardmakingpassion.com

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  43. Thanks for playing in our "Stitching - Faux or Real" Challenge #83!
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
    and Pattie's shop
    Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

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  44. Wow what a fantastic card! Love the colors, embellishments and the fun image. Thanks for joining us at Patties Creations Challenge Blog, and thanks for using one of patties images.
    Hugs Kelly - DT
    xxx

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  45. What a beautiful image. Lovely card with super embellishments.Thanks for joining us at SDD Challenge.

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  46. Oh I love your fun image and such fun papers. Have a sweet day! Arlana@SSW2

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  47. Very cute - what a super cute image; love your coloring!

    Thanks for joining us at Wags 'n Whiskers! ~Michele, DT

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  48. This is a very sweet project. Thanks for sharing with us at Really Reasonable Ribbon.

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  49. Love your card design! Thanks so much for joining us at Crafty Dee Bowz.
    Hugz
    Kim

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  50. Absolutely darling! Love your image and sentiment! Thank you for joining us at Really Reasonable Ribbon!!!
    Hugs,
    Cheryl

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  51. this was an awwwee card love the special touch with the feather.. loved this super cute, Thanks so much for joining the Anything Goes Challenge at Loves Rubber Stamps, I hope to see more of your amazingly wonder projects in future events and challenges. Hugs Larelle-Susanne DT

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  52. Such a "tweet" card!! Thanks for sharing the pinkness with us at AYLI and Good Luck. Sarah

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  53. Awesome card love that feather. Thanks so much for joining us over at Emerald Faeries Challenge Blog, good luck and hope to see you next time
    ~ Denise DT ~

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  54. OMG....never thought of birdie being pink....love the idea and love your card and I will definitely be coloring birdie pink soon. I love using this image. I'm also impressed with the number of challenges you could match up with...I think that is a record. Thank you for joining us in our January Doodle Pantry challenge.

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  55. What a very tweet card! Thanks for sharing with us at 3GirlJAM for the Anything goes with ribbon challenge!

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  56. What a sweet image. Your layout is pretty great too. Thank You for joining us here at Loves Rubber Stamps this week. Hugs, Dangina

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  57. Cute card, great stitching
    Thanks for joining in our stitching real or faux challenge!
    Katie ♥
    DT Member for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

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  58. A lovely creation. Thanks for sharing with us at Penny's Paper-Crafty Challenges and good luck.
    Mags
    x

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  59. Love the layout, works really well with those papers! Thanks for joining the Crafty Girls challenge, hope to see you again soon.

    Victoria DT

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  60. What a pretty card and that little bird is just too cute! Thanks for playing in the MFPSpeedyTV Color Challenge this week. Blessings!

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  61. Lovely cute card. Thank you for joining the challenges at Craftitude and Creative Fingers

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  62. This is a wonderful creation with great details and perfect for our ‘GLITTER AND SPARKLE’ challenge. Thanks for sharing your talent with us. Good luck.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    {Digistamps4Joy DT Member}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

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  63. this is lovely
    Thank you for joining us at Digi choosday this time
    Love Jan
    xx

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  64. Cute, cute, cute! Love the feathers you added and your coloring looks great.
    Thanks so much for sharing this at Creative Fingers. We hope to see you back very soon!
    hugs--
    Roberta
    Creative Fingers DT
    Queen Bee Paper Crafts

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  65. wow I am so loving this and thanks for sharing with us at Crafty catz this week good luck

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  66. Gorgeous card and I like the pink and brown colors!
    Thank you for sharing with us at Digistamps4Joy!
    xxxx
    Riette, DT.

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  67. Beautiful - a really cute card.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

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  68. A lovely creation. Thanks for joining in over at SDD. Good luck.

    Hugs

    Jo dt member

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  69. oh, I love everything about this card!! so many beautiful elements put together in a creative way, great job!! Thanks for linking up with this month's 3 Girl JAM challenge!!
    Nicole DT

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  70. So cute and great Color Job. The feather and the Deatails are perfect.
    Thank you for joining us at Crafting for all seasons.
    Hugs ELfie

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  71. What a sweet little bird. Great job of coloring and love your color combination. Thanks for playing along with the Sisterhood of Crafters.

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  72. Oh my heavens, this is absolutely precious! All the sweet details and feathers are deligthful! Thank you for entering Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 42!

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  73. WTG!
    Congrats on your win of 2 images (excluding sets) in Challenge #83 from Pattie's Creations! Make sure you stop in the challenge blog to email Pattie with your image choices within 7 DAYS. Her email info is on the sidebar.
    Sandi ♥
    DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!

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  74. What a fabulous creation! Thanks for sharing in our monthly Anything Goes challenge at Crafting By Designs this month. Remember you can play again, hope to see you soon! Mo CBD DT xxx

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  75. Really Tweet Card...lol. Thanks for joining us at The Emerald Faeries, good luck and hope you will join us again.
    Hugs
    Tracey

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  76. Pretty card. Thanks for being a part of our challenge at Your Next Stamp! New challenge starts tomorrow!

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