Thursday, January 27, 2011

Bird has a song




For my "Birds of a Feather" Card Workshop approaching at the end of February, I decided that I was going to play with my Cricut machine and the many cartridges I own. I wanted to make a big bird for the card's focal point and found this particular one on the Home Accents cartridge. The paper is from CTMH, a long ago retired pattern. As I was working on the bird and using the colors from the DP, I found some scraps of musical notes DP, but not enough to make 8 card kits. So now the bird and songs were in my head, I knew I needed a good sentiment to pull it all together! The saying is from Maya Angelou, which I saw on SCS and thought is was perfect!

I am entering this into the blog challenges:

"this and that" on 365 Cards, Day 332 for the "this-yellow" and the "that-cheery".
Belli Challenge #109: P is for ?, purple, pink, pearls
CASE study #24, by Mercy Kerin: used pink, purple and 8x4 card long

Paper Play challenges: #4, layer it up! lots of layers here!
stampin bee's design: #95 use a song, I used the creative liberty of the word sing and song in my sentiment (and the song rockin' robin was in my head as I made this...hehehe!)


Thanks for stopping by- Kelly

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9 comments:

Kristie said...

Very pretty card! The bird really stands out!

Benzi said...

Very pretty...I do love birds. I certainly know the song 'Rockin' Robin'. Now, it is in my head, too. LOL Thanks for joining the Stampin B's this week.

joy said...

Great card! I'll add one more p - for pretty paper! Love how you have arranged your elements. Thanks for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Sweet and adorable!

Caryl P said...

What a beautiful card! I love how you created a branch full of blossoms. That would certainly be a welcome site...

Sue Kohler said...

so beautiful, love the mix of background DS papers! thanks for joining us at CASE study this week! :)

Kim Mc said...

Oh so gorgeous!!! Thanks for playing with the 365 Cards This and That challenge!
Aloha, Kim Mc
365 Cards DT

Pam said...

Gorgeous card, and the sentiment is lovely!

Maria Matter said...

Gorgeous Kelly!
Thank you for coming to play with us @ Creative Belli!
hugs