Monday, May 14, 2012

~A Little Birdie Told Me~








Gingham is the sweetest pattern, don't you think?



I think of picnics, homespun and comfy all around.







I got to play with gorgeous gingham DP that was in my Authentique Carefree Collection.


I paper pieced the birdhouse and banner from KaiserCraft's Fine & Sunny and




did a bit of scoring at the bottom for some texture.




My bird theme fits for







Have a great day~thanks for stopping by!





Stamps: KaiserCraft Fine & Sunny,Unity sentiment,Papertrey Ink On the Links pole
Ink:Versamark ink, Memento ink rich cocoa,Ranger Tim Holtz distress tea dye for shading the edges
Paper:Authentique Carefree,Georgia Pacific white
Embossing powders: Whispers copper,Recollections Sapphire
Die:Spellbinders Classic circles
Other:Scor-Pal

9 comments:

  1. Fabulous card. I love paper piecing but don't get to do it very often, my Promarkers usually take preference as I love colouring in too :o)

    Margaret xx

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  2. This is adorable, Marlena...love the sweet little birdhouse and how you used the gingham banner!!!!

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  3. So cute! Love the gingham and embossing. that banner is awesome!

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  4. What a darling card. Love the scored background, the banner and the darling image.

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  5. Such a sweet card, the gingham birdhouse is just too cute and I love the matching bunting too.
    So glad you joined us this week at CASual Fridays :0)
    Jenny x

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  6. Hi Marlena!! This is such a sweet card...love the colors and the patterns of the paper you used for your house and banner...the embossing color is cool too!! Thanks for being a part of the challenge at CAS-ual Fridays this week:)!!

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  7. Marlena I love your banner birdhouse card , love these gorgeous colors. The embossing is beautiful and really adds to your card. Hope you have a blessed weekend!

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  8. That gingham is amazing!! And its the perfect match for those sweet bird and banner images!! Thanks so much for playing with us at CAS-ual Fridays! We're so glad you did!!

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Thank you for your kind words and taking the time to stop in! ;)