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Monday, August 24, 2015

Mini Bird Xmas Card

Created this Clean & Simple CAS Mini Christmas card with Cardinal colors for the bird. Used a Tim Holtz ticket stamp & a Simon Says Stamp Bird stamp/die. Fussy cut the ticket out with TH scissors. Inked the edges of card with gold ink. Used Wink of Stella gold ink on Bird's crown. Used Crayola pencil colors on Bird for Cardinal colors. Used Gellyroll white pen on Bird's eyes.

Supplies List 

adhesive:  foam
Crayola: pencil color
ink:  Delicata Golden Glitz
machine: Sizzix BIGkick 
paper:  cardstock - white
pen: Gellyroll white   Wink of Stella gold
Simon Says Stamp: stamp/die - Cold Winter Friends
Tim Holtz:  stamp - Odds & Ends CMS100 ticket

Entering this into the following challenges:    

8/26 C.R.A.F.T. Ch325 Fantasy  5E(#3)  8/20   Fantasy - bird with crown

8/28 CHNC Christmas Ch243 Use some Gold   UE  8/22
8/28 HIMCR #213 Any Holiday  3E(#1) 8/22

8/28 Suzy Bee's Ch#88 Anything Goes w/ Twist ...  Add a Border    UE 8/22  Border - Gold inking

8/29 Craft Your Passion Ch276 Always Anything Goes  3E(#2) 8/24

8/29 Pile It On Ch#83 Animals Dressed Up  UE 8/23

8/30 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: Ticket Please    5E(#1)  8/24

8/31 Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Aug 2015 UE 8/1 


  1. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at HIMCR, good luck!!! Amy DT

  2. Such a cute bird and I love the ticket! Thanks so much for joining us this week at the Pile it On challenge, Elizabeth (DT)

  3. Thanks for entering both of my CHNC challenges and our Suzy Bee’s challenge with your lovely crafting - hope to see you again soon. x

  4. I'd probably feel all dressed up if I had a crown on my head, too, Melissa. :-D Love seeing you play in our "Animals Dressed Up" challenge at Pile It On this fortnight. Hope to see you playing in our new challenge starting tomorrow. Good luck in the draw.
    NanaConnie DT

  5. Such a cute little bird Melissa! Thank you so much for sharing with us at the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog!

  6. A great card - thanks for sharing it with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra and I hope you'll join us again in September!

    Helen x