Winter Bird

We are having another gorgeous Autumn day – if the weatherman is correct we should have a nice week too with temps in the mid-50’s all week.  Each day without the dreaded “S” (snow) word is an awesome day!

Hoping that winter is still a ways away, I ventured to make a Christmas card as the time will be here soon enough to send out holiday cards.

I saw some gorgeous cards made for the CLP Challenge and I thought it would be a fun challenge to participate in.

 My color inspiration is from The Play Date Cafe’s challenge this week.  I think this is an unusual color combination, maybe that is why I was drawn to it. I love the softness of the colors.

I thought these colors would be perfect for this Wee Stamp image that I colored with copics and highlighted with Stickles and Snow Writer accents.

The DP is from Lasting Impressions.  I used an EK Success border punch and wove ribbon through it.  I know I used the yellow sparingly but I did a touch of yellow ribbon to the background mat.  I die cut holly leaves using a PTI holly diecut.

I hope you enjoy my card, thanks for stopping by and I hope you’ll stop back again!  Dee

Other Challenges:

Cooking it up with Kathie – Bird, Button & Border     4 Crafty Chicks – Marker it Up

365 – Seeing Spots     Totally Papercrafts – Layer Upon Layer

Saturday Challenge – Wrap Up Warm     Totally Gorjuss – Pastel Christmas

Scrappy Frogs – Something that Flies     The Corrosive Challenge – Flying Things

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15 thoughts on “Winter Bird

  1. Fantastic coloring on the image and I love your ribbon border! Thanks for ‘cooking’ with us this week at Cooking It Up with Katie. Hope to see you again next week.
    NanaConnie DT Chef

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  2. great wrap up warm creation, thank you so much for joining us at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge, this week
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps I have some candy if you are interested 🙂

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