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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Peacock Card

Created this Card with Peacock theme. Used a sketch which you can see below. Used Mark's Finest Papers stamps. Used embossing. Added Peacock feather (my mystery is that the Peacock feather was part of a Christmas Craft pkg of feathers) & Peacock ribbon.

Supplies List 

embossing: Cutlebug Animal Prints embossing folder
feather: Peacock - part of a Christmas Craft feather pkg
ink: Versafine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
paper: Recollections Peacock Feathers scrapbook paper, cardstock - blues, green, yellow

Spellbinder:Edge Classic Triple Scallop, Nest Floral Ovals, Shape Nested Lacey Pennants
stamp: Mark's Finest Papers Be a Showoff
Tim Holtz: die - Tag, Distress Ink - peacock feathers, sander

Entering this into the following challenges:

11/20 MFP Insp Ch37 Ck Out That Nail Art 5E(#3) 11/14

Here are the inspiration pictures we chose for for this week:

11/22 Allsorts Wk233 Make a Gift 3E(#2) Gift - Removable Tag 11/16

11/22 Jos Scrap Shack FFC#26 Anything Goes UE 11/15

11/23 Simon Says Stamp Mon It's A Mystery 5E(#3) Mystery - all the Peacock items 11/18

11/24 LEJ Designs Ch80 Alter it or Gifts 3E(#2) 11/19 

11/24 My Craft Spot Mon Ch#118 Sketch 1E(#1) 11/18
Free Card Sketch

11/26 Word Art Wed Ch107 Anything Goes 5E(#1) 11/20 

11/27 Craftitude Ch53 Anything Goes or Falling Leaves 3E(#1) 11/15

11/30 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes UE 11/17
11/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Nov Linky Ch UE 11/7
11/30 Just B Creative Nov Linky Party lim1perday 11/1
11/30 Ribbon Carousel RCC87 Holidays & Celeb Ch UE 11/5

 12/1 Aud Sentiments Ch94 Any Sentiment 5E(#1) 11/20


  1. Oooh! What a fun card! The peacock feather and embossing really make this card stand out! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

  2. Melissa,
    Your card is gorgeous!!! Thanks for joining us at SpeedyTV's Inspiration Challenge.

  3. Mellissa, this is a very gorgeous card. I love the peacock stamp and the feather/ribbon makes it even better. Thanks, for joining us in the Speedy TV Inspiration challenge.

  4. Lovely card, Melissa. I love peacocks! Such beautiful creatures. Thank you for joining us at Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge. Hugs, Sandra

  5. I just LOVE the peacock feather, and you worked it in beautifully on this awesome card. Thanks so much for sharing with us.
    Word Art Wednesday

  6. Melissa, this is fabulous! The whole concept on your card is great! I love the pull out tag, your card design, the colors, the feather, and the wonderful sentiment. Super fun card. Thanks for joining us in the MFPSpeedyTV Inspiration Challenge - sorry I have commented so late!

  7. I love this card! I want that feather and ribbon for a Pinque Peacock design team project -- it would be sooooo perfect! Thanks for joining the Anything Goes Challenge at Creative Inspirations Paint Julie, DT member

  8. Love your interactive card!! Love the peacock feather!!

  9. Very pretty. Great take on the sketch.

    Thanks for linking up in November’s Just Because Linky Party!!

    Be blessed, Beckie
    Just B Creative Crazy Blog
    Sparkly Sweet Craft Notions Blog

  10. great card, thanks so much for joining us this time over at craftitude, good luck and hope to see you again
    craftitude dt

  11. Thank you so much for making such an effort to enter the LEJ Designs Challenge No. 80 - Alter It Or Gifts, over on the LEJ Challenge Blog.

    These are very pretty. Lovely colours and the bookmark would make a lovely little gift for someone.

    We really hope you will return very soon and join in with more of our future challenges.
    Great prizes up for grabs from the owners of LEJ Designs and our wonderful sponsors.

    <3 & hugs
    Lisa xxxxx DT Organiser