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Sunday, 6 July 2014

Sweet little robin.

I made this card for my Daughter-in-Law's birthday on Friday. The image is from a set by Digi  Stamp Boutique (called Pretty Garden Flowers available at £1.75 sale price at the time of blogging), and you can place any of the cute animals on either of the two backgrounds and you get a number of cute sentiments too. I coloured the image with Promarkers and die cut it, and the layers of purple and lime green, with Spellbinders labels one and scalloped labels one.

I mounted it on a 6" x 6" scalloped card blank from Craftwork Cards, then die cut a ribbon slider with a Spellbinders die and stamped the Hero Arts greeting in purple, before threading it onto purple polka dot chiffon ribbon. I kept it clean and simple because that is what she likes, and just stamped a greeting inside.

This little robin has flown into the following challenges:
Passion for Promarkers - things with wings (Tues)
Papertake Weekly - anything goes optional Christmas (Tues 8th July)
Addicted to stamps - #102 Make your mark (Wed)
Pile it on - #27 add flowers (winners on Wed 16th)
Crafty Ribbons - anything goes with ribbon (Thurs)
Chocolate Coffee and Cards - Summer Days (Fri 11th July) 
Bunny Zoe's - Layers (Month of June, ends 14th July)
Crafting at the Weekend - anything goes (26th July - last Sat in month)
Cards Galore - use a digi (month of July)
Digi Stamp Boutique - use a Digi Stamp Boutique digi (31st July)
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11 comments:

  1. What a sweet and cheerful card! I love your image and the layered die cuts you used. And the way you put on your sentiment looks great! Thanx so much for playing along eith us at CC & CC. Joanne

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  2. Such a sweet and cheerful card! I love your image and the bright colors. And the way you did your sentiment looks great! Thanx so much for playing along eith us at CC & CC. Joanne

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  3. I love Robins we always get them in our garden! This is just adorable thank you for playing along with us over at Crafty Ribbons xx

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  4. Super cute card Cazzy, love the colours and your sweet ribbon detail. Thanks for joining in the fun at Passion for Promarkers :) Donna ♥ x

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  5. awwww such a sweet image coloured so beautifully and I love the layout.
    Thank you for taking part in the Passion for Promarkers Challenge this week.
    Sue xx

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  6. I think this Robin card is so cute and sweet! and your color and sketch is so match!

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  7. HI Cazzy,
    This is so cute. What a sweet image & I love your simple layout. Thanks for joining us at Passion For Promarkers this week.
    Hugs,
    Andie xx

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  8. What a sweet image! Love the look on that little robin's face! Great CAS layout too!
    Thank you for joining us at the Chocolate, Coffee and Cards Challenge. Jane xx

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  9. This is so adorable :) great coloring, Thank you for sharing with ATSM!

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  10. What a sweet image, nestling a little critter in a field of lovely flowers! Your colouring is fabulous! Thank you for sharing at ATSM!
    ~c

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  11. A lovely sweet image and a great card. Great to see a fellow crafter from Wiltshire, lol!! Thank you for joining us at the Crafts Galore Encore Use a stamped image or a digi stamp Challenge#7. Jo x

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