Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Enjoy Life

I'm so anxious to see the birds arrive, which will be a sure sign Spring is on the way.   I decided to use the cute new die from Impression Obsession with the little birds on a tree branch.  The number of this die is 058-N.   To frame the scene, I used two new sets of Spellbinders dies.  The large one in the back is the "5x7 Enchanted Labels 28" die.  On top of it I layered the A2-Filigree Delight die.  In this set you also get the oval insert and I sponged that with Distress Inks.  The back of the Filigree Delight die was lined with a Navy blue card stock to match the bottom mat on the card.  I die cut two of the corners from the Filigree Delight set and glued them to the sides of the Filigree frame.  This frame was attached with dimensional tape.  The oval was also attached with dimensional tape.  The little sentiment is from the Penny Black "Enjoy Life" clear stamp set.

To add a little more "Spring" to the card, I decided to add a yellow rose that was created with the Spellbinders "Spiral Blossom One" die.  It was die cut using yellow card stock and sponged lightly with orange Distress Ink.  The leaves and baby's breath are from Cheery Lynn.

Spellbinders "5x7 Enchanted Labels 28" S6-003
Spellbinders A2- Filigree  Delight S5-117
Impression Obsession "Birds on a Branch" (058-N)
Penny Black "Enjoy Life" clear stamp set (30-032)
Spellbinders "Spiral Blossom One" S4351
Cherry Lynn "Build A Flower Embellishments #2" B188
Cheery Lynn "Rose Leaf Strip" B241
Cheery Lynn "Flourish Leaf Strip" B178



Antoinette Voorn said...

Nice spring card and love the blue!!!

Gr Antoinette

Glenda said...

Gorgeous...love the color combo.

Olga said...

Absolutley gorgeous, love the layers and cute little bird!

Abigail Johnson said...

The intricate die cuts make this card amazing

Joan Fricker said...

Beautiful card Selma. Great colors and so springy. Love it!


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