Monday, January 15, 2018
Sing a song like this cardinal
Cuddle bug machine, embossing folder, tombow markers, glue pen, crystal glitter, red cardstock and white cardstock.
Eclectic Ellapu- Anything Goes
ABC Christmas- B for Birds
Addicted to Stamps-Clean & Simple
Crafty Creations-Anything Goes
CHNC-Feature a Creature
Dream Valley-Anything Goes
Happy Little Stampers-Christmas-CAS
I enjoyed making this quick card because it was pretty easy to do plus I love glitter. I have this Cardinal embossing folder and placed the white cardstock into the folder and rung it through the cuddlebug machine. I coloured the cardinal for a focus on just him singing a happy song and made everything else just in white glitter.
It is supposed to be the most depressing day of the year but I don’t follow these statistics. I prefer to be bright and happy like this cardinal but I promise I won’t sing and hurt your ears. Oh and it took me a few years(I hang my head in crafty ignorance) to learn that CAS means clean and simple.
Have a great day everyone.
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Easy for you, difficult for me. Very pretty.ReplyDelete
Simple but elegant.ReplyDelete
Why is it the most depressing? I find 9/11 to be the day most people are down.
I love this wonderful CAS Christmas Cardinal with all of that luscious glittery sparkle around him. Thanks for playing with us at Happy Little Stampers January Christmas Challenge.ReplyDelete
Awesome make and very lovely image,...thank you for joining us at ATSM challenge this week,hope to see you againReplyDelete
Željka DT xx
I love the red standing out against the white - beautiful.ReplyDelete
Wow Birgit how your red cardinal pops from the card...it’s so lovely...ReplyDelete
They call it blue Monday here in UK ..so Itake myself out for a lovely lunch with friends and we are all happy xxxxx
Sure shines on through with the cardinal catching the eye. Yeah, don't get that whole depressing day thing. Pffft, no time for that.ReplyDelete
chirp, chirp, chirp, chirp. Cool cardinal! chirp, chirp, chirp.ReplyDelete
I love this, in the shimmery white the tree looks like it's icy and the effect is really lovely.ReplyDelete
I prefer your bright and happy spirit, and lovely cardinal, too. In fact, we need both of you.ReplyDelete
Keep a smile, Birgit.
It is a very clean and simple card. (I had no idea that that meant that, as well.)ReplyDelete
Gosh, I had NO idea what CAS was until you told me. And I have NO idea what a Cuddle bug is, but I suspect it is a die cutter.ReplyDelete
I adore your cardinal. It's my favorite bird, so this spoke to me. It's a great card.
I just read on Sandra's blog about your mother. I am SO sorry to read that. I know you were trying to prepare, but no matter how much you try, it is never soon enough. I am so glad you were with her when she died. I guess her getting better gave you a bit of false hope. My heart goes out to you tonight, dear Birgit. If there was something I could do, I would. Just know I am here if you need to "talk."ReplyDelete
very nice. Thanks for joining us at Dream Valley Challenges.ReplyDelete
Bye, Groetjes van Ine (DT)
Accomplished with impeccable taste!ReplyDelete
January 15th is supposed to be the most depressing day of the year?ReplyDelete
Well, isn't that...depressing?
January in general is depressing, I find. But crafting and creating sure does cheer one up! You did a lovely job on this card!ReplyDelete
January is a very depressing month. Glad you made the Cardinal card to brighten the day! Thanks for visiting my blog and making insightful and interesting comments!ReplyDelete
Thanks for entering your lovely crafting for CHNC challenge 368 - hope to see you again soon xReplyDelete
love your sweet little bird - thanks for sharing your project at Addicted to Stamps and MoreReplyDelete
I love cardinals - great cardReplyDelete
Thanks for joining us at HLS
Barb Housner (DT)
Very nice post really,I apperciate your blog.Thanks for sharing.keep sharing more blogs.ReplyDelete
Gorgeous CAS card! Thank you for joining us at ABC Christmas Challenge. Luv, WilmaReplyDelete