Wednesday, 2 September 2015

Love this Crazy Bird!

Good Morning and thank you for your visit.

Today I'd like to say a big warm welcome to Susan and Karen and thank you both for joining me here.

I'm afraid I can't find you Susan so if you'd leave me a comment I will be able to visit you too.  But do pay Karen a visit and see the lovely work she does.

Well a few days ago my Tim Holtz Crazy Birds stamps and dies finally arrived.  I've hardly had time for a proper play but made a couple of similar cards, also using another new set of Tim Holtz  dies, one of which I used on the top right.  The paper I've used behind the distressed diamonds is a bronzey metallic.

This is my favourite of the birds at the moment.  I can't decided whether he's scary or alarmed! Probably just whatever we want him to be.

Anyway this was just a quick card so I could have a play but I'm sure I will get more adventurous with these funny little guys.

Happy Crafting Everyone!

15 comments:

  1. Oh Barb, I love those birds and the card is so perfect, Love the background! Looking forward to se more of the birds...

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  2. Fabulous Crazy Birds card Barb. LOVE that diamond die too . . . might have to put that on the wish list!

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  3. Ohh Barb, he really is cute... and love the diamond mask you've used as well, nice play indeed. Thanks for popping over too.
    Shaz in Oz.x

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  4. Hi Barb,Gorgeous car,love those bird!s,I am hoping Father Christmas will be kind and bring me the birds and matching dies!(easy to please arn't I LOL!)
    Nessa xxx

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  5. Loving the diamond mask and your choice of crazy bird too ... fab make, Barb ..... FYI may current fave is the Peter Lorre bird!! (little round one!)

    Kathyk

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  6. Brilliant card Barb....love the bird image....and the great background.....Glad postie turned up!!....Joolsx

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  7. Love the diamonds & that crazy bird! May have to bread down & get them--so fun!

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  8. I just love these birds and your card is just too much fun! I can't stop smiling every time I see one of them :)

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  9. Have my birds need the dies and mixed media dies next! Absolutely gorgeous Barb & you coloured him beautifully too Karen x

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  10. Haha, the crazy birds always make me smile! They are so funny looking! I love this one! Gorgeous card and I like the die-cut background you made!

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  11. Hi Barb,
    what a brilliant card.
    great stamping of that fab bird, and what a very lovely design too.
    Just noticed your picture of your craft cabin that looks a wonderful place to craft.
    Lots of crafty love. Jenny L.

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  12. Great card! Love this quirky looking bird image...

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  13. Isn't it strange I've been working with this wee chap just now....he just hasn't made it to a card!
    I love the bird stamps, I've just got the dies too. I can't wait to have a play.
    Great CAS card, I was toying with buying those other dies too, now I've seen your diamond effect I wish I had! We always want more when it comes to fine crafting products, don't we? ;)

    Happy crafting, hugs Erika. x

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  14. i've had my eye on these for a while now. Just haven't taken the plunge to buy them..yet. Have fun and I look forward to seeing your crazy bird cards x

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  15. My absolute favourite stamps at the moment. Love the card. Happy crafting, Angela x

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