Monday, April 8, 2013

Sweet Tweets

Hello, and Happy Monday.
Hope you all had a great weekend.
Mine was very busy.  We postponed
celebrating Easter with the kids and grandkids
because my hubby was sick last weekend.
So we had all the kids and grandkids over
yesterday.  We bbq'd and did our easter egg hunt
plus we celebrated my granddsughter's
 and son-in-law's birthdays.  Plus my car has been in
 and out of the shop for  the last two weeks and the bad news
on that is I have to take it back again tomorrow! 
Anyway, I have another card to share with you.

I made this cute little card using another one of the
Peachy Keen Cottage Cutz dies.  It is called
Happy Bird.  The umbrella is from the
Duck Accessories Die Set.
The white layer is cut from the
Spellbinders Fleur Di Lie Rectangles Die.
I added some Nestabling from Want to Scrap.
It is hard to see, but I also added some
clouds to the white background using
a stamp from the Peachy Keen
February 2012 Stamp of the Month Kit.
It is the stamp for the foam from the beer!!

Here is a close up of the sweet little bird.
I added some chalk to add some detail  to the her.

My sentiment is from the Peachy Keen June 2012 SOTM kit.
It is stamped onto a Spellbinders Ribbon Banners Die.
I inked it with Distress Ink in Peacock Feathers.
I added some glitter tulle and a vintage button from
3 Girl Jam with a little twine.
Thanks for stopping by and have a great week!

I am entering this into the following challenges:
Entering this into these challenges as well:
DL Art~ Linky Party
Little Scrap Pieces~ April Showers
Cut it Up~ Wet


Lisa said...

This is absolutely adorable, Kathy!! That birdie is so sweet!! I love how you made the clouds with a beer foam stamp!! So clever!! Awesome card my friend!! Thanks so much for joining us at LSP!! Have a great evening :)

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Karen said...

This is so cute! All the bling looks great and that bird is adorable! Love the sentiment too! Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up Challenges! :)


Sherrie K. said...

Oh my goodness, what a super cute card! The face is just darling on the birdie! Super cute and stylish umbrella too!
Glad you had a fun wknd! Happy Birthday to you as well my friend and hope you have a wonderful day that day and have some fun!
Thanks for joining us in the challenge at My Craft Spot and LSP!
Sherrie K

Anonymous said...

Creative use of the beer foam! Your happy little bird is really enjoying singing in the rain. Love the content look on her face and the beautiful colors, especially on the umbrella. Thanks so much for joining us at Cut it Up Challenges!

Nana said...

What an adorable card Kathy. Love the sweet birdie and all that bling.

Have a creative day.
Hugs Nana
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Nana said...

What I said earlier. Thanks for linking up with Craft It up & Link It Up

Have a great day.
Hugs Nana
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Kate said...

Your card is so sweet! I love the look of the gem raindrops!

So sorry about your hubby and car and hope that life cheers up for you soon!

Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

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Robin's Creative Cottage said...

Hi Kathy, such an adorable card, love that little birdie and the umbrella. Great chalking on the sentiment banners too, it adds just the right touch.
Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot.

Love your blog header too!

Jayne said...

Adorable card Kathy! Love the sweet bird and umbrella.
Jayne x

Karen said...

Kathy brilliant use of the beer foam stamp! Love that little blue bird so super sweet! thanks so much for joining the lsp challenge. Karen

Migdalia said...

Thanks for joining us at CIU.
Have a wonderful day,
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Mary Ann said...

This is soooooooo very cute,Love your bird!

Unknown said...

That birdie is so adorable. I love this. Thanks for joining us at Craftin Desert Divas Button Linky Party.

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Gwen said...

Very cute card! That little bird is so sweet and love the sparkle! Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot.

Shelly said...

Kathy, so super cute and creative!! Love that bird and I love your background! Great card!

Thank you for joining us this week at Little Scrap Pieces!

Cindy Vernon said...

So the bling. Thanks for playing along with Paper Playtime.

DIANA L. said...

YOur card is so pretty Kathy the bird is just adorable. I love your rain drops
Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes April Linky Party

mum of two said...

How fabulous! Thanks so much for playing with us this week at Pause Dream Enjoy.
Hope to see you again soon :)

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Scrappin Rabbit Designs said...

Adorable card. Love that everything is one color theme except for the umberella. It really makes it stand out. Great design. Thanks for playing along at Cut It Up Challenges!