Friday, July 20, 2012

FMS44 and For The Birds


What a fun stamp set For the Birds is! I love all the cute images and this set is great for so many occasions and holidays. I thought the birds looked cute combined with some Pool Party doilies and a polka dot background. 


The inspiration for my project is this week's Freshly Made Sketches layout. I hope the team doesn't mind that I used some creative license and veered from the sketch a bit. I couldn't help it, I had this picture in my head and it wouldn't go away...Yup, I know, scary!


The images in For The Birds are super easy and fun to color in and you can color them several different ways. I stamped my images onto Whisper White Card Stock with Black Stazon Ink, and then colored them with Stampin' Write Markers. They would look great watercolored, too. 


Stampin' Up! Products Used:
Stamp Sets: For The Birds
Card Stock: Whisper White, Pool Party, Daffodil Delight
Designer Series Paper: Brights Stack
Ink Pads: Black Stazon
Markers: Sahara Sand, Pool Party, Daffodil Delight, Tempting Turquoise, Certainly Celery, Pretty in Pink, Melon Mambo, Tangerine Tango
Tools: Big Shot, Perfect Polka Dots Embossing Folder, Delicate Doilies Sizzlit, Itty Bitty Punch Pack, Crop-A-Dile (retired)
Accessories: Daffodil Delight Stitched Grosgrain Ribbon

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Please leave a comment; I love to hear from you!

Sandy

7 comments:

  1. Love this set!!!! I may have to save up for this one!!

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  2. Love it! I am liking the set more and more! :-)

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  3. Hi Sandy! Those adorable birds again - I love them! What a sweet card! Thanks for playing with us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  4. AWW!! These birds are so sweet!! Such fabulous coloring and I adore your layout!! :) I don't have this set...but you've made me like it even more!! Have a great weekend!! HUGS

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  5. Super cute card. Love the embossed background with your diecuts. Thanks for playing with us at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  6. Very cute card Sandy! Love all that colouring! Those birds are so sweet! Thanks for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!

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  7. What a lovely card Sandy ... those doilies are so pretty and they are the perfect background for that super cute image!
    Thans for joining us this week at Freshly Made Sketches!!

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