Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Christmas Bird

The challenge this week at Isabella's Sketchbook is to make a card with something hidden.  I struggled with this because I had all sorts of ideas but for the longest time nothing wanted to stay hidden - things kept popping open.  Finally I decided to hide a message behind the image and once I figured out how to hide it and allow it to be pulled out but not let it fall out I was a happy camper.

You must use an image from Isabella on your card and you have the chance to win 2 digis of your choice from  her store.  Check out the work of the other design team members to see the fun ways that they have hidden something.


I am going enter this card in the following challenges:

Stamptacular Sunday - Buttons & Bows
Crafty Catz - Animals
I Did It Creations - Anything Goes
Bee Crafty - Ribbons & Bows

Image:  Festive Bird (Isabella's Sketchbook)
Card Stock:  Recollections
Papers:  Striped (Bo Bunny), Swirl (Provo Craft)
Colouring Medium:  (Pencil Crayons (Prismacolor and Koh-I-Noor) with OMS (Taltine)
Tools & Embellishments:  Corner Rounder Punch (Marvy Uchida), Chalk (Mungyo), Fancy Tags (Spellbinders), Pearl Stickers (Dollarama), Button (My Stash - shank removed), Ribbon (Fabricland), Paint to change the button from white to pale green to match the pearls (Americana)

16 comments:

  1. Hello Cec. What a gorgeous card. Love the image and the papers you have used, so pretty. Happy crafting.
    With love, Sandra xx

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  2. Hi Cec
    A beautiful card,thankyou for joining us this week at CraftyCatz,
    Hugs Dianne xx :)

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  3. This is so pretty, Cec. I love the color palette you have used here and your Christmas bird is just gorgeous. Great work in hiding the sentiment too!

    Hope you are having a great week!

    Hugs,
    Linda

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  4. This is beautiful Cec - the card is so well hidden! Gorgeous colours and DPs too.
    Hugs
    Peri x

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  5. Gorgeous. I love the bird. Thanks for joining us at I Did It Creations.

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  6. Just beautiful - thank you for joining us at I Did It Creations this week
    Hugs Debbie xx

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  7. Beautiful!! What a great way to hide the sentiment! AWESOME stuff!

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  8. Great card. Fab image and colouring. Thanks for playing at crafty Catz this week x

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  9. pretty card, Thanks for joining us at Crafty catz, x carol

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  10. beautiful sweet card. Thanks for joining us at Crafty catz, x carol

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  11. Cec this is gorgeous! Love these colours and your hidden sentiment is so well hidden I never would have found it! LOL! Viv xx

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  12. Lovely card! What a beautiful button!
    Thanks so much for joining us this week at Stamptacular Sunday ♥ Good luck on our Buttons & Bows challenge!
    Don't forget to check out our Design Team Call!!
    Dee (Spryte)
    Sprytebyrds Spot

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  13. This is stunning, love the colours. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week x

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  14. What fab card and thanks for joining crafty catz

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  15. Oh what a gorgeous card! Love the embellies! Thanks for joining us at SSC this week.

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  16. Just beautiful! Love the pull-out! Thanks so much for playing at Bee Crafty.

    Deanne :)

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Cec