Monday, November 05, 2012

A Little birdie Told Me...

Three more Christmas cards for you today.  These three are all very similar, although not exactly the same.
All three are 4 1/4"x5 1/2."  One of them is tall and the other two long.  I used a shimmery blue pre-made card by DCWV for the card bases.  I then cut some shiny blue cardstock, from the Brights & Jewels Stack by DCWV, at 4"x5 1/4."  The next layer is 1/8" smaller and is from the Arctic Wishes Stack by DCWV.  I wrapped it with some sheer snowflake ribbon that I got at JoAnns last year.  I used Jolly Holidays to cut my birds, which are all cut at 2 1/2."  I used some patterned cardstock from the Arctic Wishes Stack for the birds.  They are all adhered to the card with pop-dots.  I stamped the sentiment on some white cardstock and matted it with the shiny blue cardstock.  I finished off the front of the card with some blue gems, light blue on two cards and dark blue on the other one.




 For the inside of the card, I cut more of the shiny blue cardstock at 4"x5 1/4."  I then cut some light blue cardstock at 3 1/2"x3 3/4."  Finally I cut some white cardstock at 2 1/2"x2 3/4" and stamped my sentiment on it.  The sentiments are from My Pink Stamper and are stamped in night sky ink by Tsukineko.

I made this card for the following challenges:

7 comments:

  1. Too cute! LOVE the little birdie--what a fun stamp! Thanks for joining us at 52CCT! :)

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  2. HA! I love the inside - wasn't expecting that for some reason - but it made me giggle. Love your Santa bird and the beautiful blues you've used for the cards. Thanks for joining us this week at 52CCT!

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  3. Gorgeous cards, love that little bird so much! perfect for our challenge at 52 CCT this week

    Louise xx

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  4. These are so gorgeous Paula - thanks for joining in this week at 52CCT - Jacqueline xx

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  5. What a lovely collection of cards Paula, great birdie! Thanks so much for sharing your fab cards with us at 52 {C}CT! Ruth x

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  6. Love the birdie with the santa hat, how cute! Thanks for joining us this week at 52CCT!

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