A Little Birdie

Hello crafty friends! Today I’m bringing you some cute bird inspired projects. This is ironic because it’s widely known, among my friends and coworkers, that live birds give me the heebie geebies! But these sweet little crafted creatures are too cute to resist so let’s get started.

For this card I used Floral Blooms Paper and an Elegant Bird Cage Die. 

Next to the bird cage I placed a Double-Stick Bird Dazzles™ Sticker and sprinkled it with a little Orchid Flock. I used my fingertip to rub it into the adhesive and brushed off the excess flock.

I finished off my card with Blue Jewel Silhouettes Dazzles™ Stickers and a Script Greeting Dazzles™ Sticker. The Illuminate Enamel DotsPink Mini Paper Roses, Ivory Mini Blossoms and pink bow add some dimension.

For the scrapbook page I used blue paper from Floral Blooms Paper and laid the 12″x12″ Birdhouse Template over the paper and used a green glimmer mist to create a shadow effect.

After cleaning the Birdhouse Template I traced a birdhouse image to make an embellishment for my page.

Lightly sanding Song Bird Foiled Fancies reveal the silver underneath the gold foil and create a nice two tone effect.

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Happy Crafting!

LeNae Gerig

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5 Responses to “A Little Birdie”

  1. Janet Nelson says:

    Great job and good ideas. Thanks.

  2. SmokieBluRose says:

    How did you make the ghosting look so smooth and even? It looks so nice!!

    • LeNae Gerig says:

      Thank you so much. It was very easy. In fact I just laid the paper on the ground (outside my home) and misted from about 12″ away. Let is dry completely before moving is also important.

  3. Katherine Armold says:

    Really like the bird cards. I never thought of using flocking on those double sided
    designs. It makes me think of several ideas. Thanks for the inspiration. Customer of
    Paper Wishes for several years.
    Keep ideas coming.

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