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Wednesday, January 28, 2015

Winter Birds on a Limb Winter/Xmas Card

Created this Winter/Christmas card using BugABoo digi, Winter Birds on a Limb. Colored digi on computer & with Crayola pencil colors. Used a sketch which you can see below. Used Sizzix photo corners die. Used Martha Stewart snowflake edge punch. Recycled some of the snowflakes edge punched. Stamped appropriate whimsy Whimsical Designs sentiment. Used Marvy Snow Marker & stickles.

 Supplies List 

Crayola: pencil colors
digi: BugABoo Winter Birds on a Limb
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix
marker: Marvy Snow 
paper:  cardstock -red, green, white, white glitter
punch: Martha Stewart Aspen snowflake edge 
recycle: snowflakes edge punched - put them on the photo corners
Sizzix: die - photo corners
stamp:  Whimsical Designs - sentiment
stickles: Diamond - added to snowflakes

 Entering this into the following challenges:  

1/28 C.R.A.F.T. Ch295 - Recycling 5E(#5) 1/22
   recycle - snowflakes edge punched putting them on photo corners

1/30 Catch the Bug Ch Photo Insp 3E(#1) 1/24


1/30 CHNC Christmas Ch 213 Joy to the world UE 1/24
   the whimsy birds digi made me happy/smile about Winter; fortunately here in Central TX there's no snow 
1/30 Suzy Bee's Ch#64 Anything Goes with Twist - Add Layers UE 1/24

1/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Ch Extra Jan 2015 UE 1/1

2/1 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: Up in the clouds  5E(#3) 1/26
   I'm up in the clouds mindwise thinking of Winter when here in Central TX we are having Spring temp weather 

2/3 Simon Says Stamp Wed Anything Goes  5E(#3) 1/28

2/7 Catch the Bug Stella Sketch Ch 302 3E(#1) 1/25

2/28 Simon Work It Wed Jan 2015 Show Us something New 3E(#2) 1/28 
   new - white glitter cardstock


  1. Argh - so cute - love those wee owls!Thanks for joining in at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Caryn xxx

  2. This made me laugh! You know I love owls! Very cute!

  3. Very cute fun card, Thank you for sharing with us at the C.R.A.F.T. Challenge. - Myrna DT

  4. Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.T. Challenges this week!
    Monica - DT

  5. An adorable card Melissa, a fabulous colour combo - I love the cute owls!!

    Thanks so much for joining us with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge
    Heather xcx

  6. I love this card, Melissa. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  7. Although I hate snow--I love this snowy bird card! Thanks for playing in Bugaboo's challenge.

  8. The festive corners on your card are lovely! Thanks for sharing it with us at Bugaboo Stamps this week. Good luck in the prize draw.
    Jen L
    Bugaboo DT

  9. Thanks for joining in our 5th Birthday Bash Photo Inspiration Challenge @ Catch the Bug! I love all of your projects and appreciate you taking the time to join us!

  10. Cute...I love those snowflakes! Thank you for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!

  11. Great take on the sketch, thanks for playing at Catch The Bug.

  12. Gotta love those Bugaboo images Melissa, very sweet! Thanks for playing along with CHNC Extra Challenge, sorry I'm a bit late coming by!!

    CHNC Extra DT