Sunday, 8 May 2016

Back With a Snippets

Hello Everyone, I'm back again.

Hubby had a special birthday last week so we had friends to stay for several days to help us celebrate.

As the weather was so lovely we were able to get out and about a lot and we had a great time.  I took a blog break but now I'm back I look forward to seeing what I have missed.

I think it's going to take a while to catch up but I'll be popping in to visit all my friends over the next few days to see what you've been up to.

Here's my card for Pixie's Snippets Playground - Week 228.

The crazy bird, his hat and present were made with scraps of white card, the green is a snippets and the balloon  was stamped on a tiny piece left over from my butterfly card then rubbed over with green Distress ink.


When the card was done  it somehow looked unfinished but rounding off two corners seemed to do the trick.

37 comments:

  1. I have really liked these Angry bird stamps and accessories but my Grandson's were not into them and didn't know anyone that was, but I do love them and was temped but for once I resisted.
    Gorgeous card, everything looks brilliant.
    Glad you enjoyed you time off, with friends.

    Kath x

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  2. Glad to hear you are getting some good weather. Congratulations to Hubby. Cute card too.
    Hugs
    Margaret M

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  3. Welcome back Barb and a brilliant card too! Glad you had a lovely week and long may the sunshine continue. Hug sxx

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  4. Fun card, so pretty, and the two rounded corners are perfect to add interest!

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  5. Hello Barb, loving your card, it's such a fun image, I do love the Angry Birds images and keep meaning to buy some. Super colouring and design, Kate x

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  6. Oh Barb your little bird is so cute, what a darling design.

    Hugs Diane

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  7. Fabulous card! Really effective! Love the background stars!
    Lucy x

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  8. A super card Barb, I love the crazy bird with his party hat and balloon.
    Jean x

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  9. Brilliant card, Barb. Those Crazy Birds are SO cute! xx

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  10. This is a fab card Barb! great design ..hugs Sue xx

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  11. Love that crazy bird! He looks so cute with his hat and balloon. xxx

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  12. These goofy birds with the silly expressions always make me smile. It took me a while to order the set, because I'm thinking "What would I do with it?" Kept seeing all the cute things bloggers were making, so finally did succumb to temptation. Love him in pink feathers, and he looks very festive for the birthday celebration. It's a darling card, and I bet your DH thought so too! Well done and I'm glad you had a little break to enjoy with good friends. TFS & Hugs

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  13. Those birds are so fun! What an awesome card!

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  14. This is such fun! I love the expression on the bird's face and your coloring is spot on!

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  15. Fun card, love those birds. Cute with the hat and the balloon, and yes, the rounded corners looks great.

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  16. Glad you had a good time for hubby's birthday, Barb! Such a cute card--love the rounded corners!

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  17. Hope your husband enjoyed his birthday more than angry bird seems to be love the expression on it's face great card

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  18. As always a lovely creation Barb and the funky birds is beautifully stamped and coloured.

    B x

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  19. Belated happy birthday to your husband. Love your card, and isn't it funny what a big difference a tiny change can make, those two rounded corners seem to bring the whole thing together, as if you'd planned it that way all along
    Jane

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  20. A great card - love the crazy bird and I agree that rounding the corners justs adds the finishing touch to the card.
    Kath x

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  21. Such a fun card, and love the rounded corners xxx

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  22. Love these crazy Birds great card Barb

    Anne

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  23. Adorable and cute. love the crazy birds too.xx  {aNNie}

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  24. Belated birthday wishes to Bruce! Hope he had a lovely time. Your card is just great - and you used what I think is my very favourite of the Crazy Birds - it's the wry look on its face :) And, rounding the corners worked a treat - isn't it amazing how just a couple of little touches like that can totally finish off a card?!

    Sorry I'm a bit late hopping round to comment, the sunshine here yesterday was just too tempting!

    Hugs

    Di xx

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  25. Hi Barb....Great card....just love these crazy birds....on my wish list....Joolsx

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  26. Super looking birthday card Barb. Glad the sun shone for your and your friends on your Hubby's special birthday.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  27. Beautiful birthday card,Barb.Such a cute crazy bird.

    Hugs,Sylvia.

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  28. I love these crazy birds Barb. Great card.

    Veerle

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  29. What a cute image Barb and a lovely card! So pleased you had a lovely few days.
    Janice x

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  30. I just love the bird's expression! Fabulous birthday card. Cara x

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  31. A great card, I love the cute crazy bird.
    xxx Hazel.

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  32. Barb I just love the birds, Great card
    Lilian

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  33. Hi Barb, my favourite bird! Love the card. Happy crafting, Angela x

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  34. Hi Barb glad to hear you had a super time last week and that hubby enjoyed his big birthday.
    A great card, I bought the crazy bird set and accessories and have played with them but have yet to finish a card.
    I love the look on this bird's face, he looks as if he is really enjoying his birthday!
    Great use of snippets.

    Hugs Erika. x

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  35. I think you're right, Barb, I love the offset rounded corners! Your crazy bird birthday card is a delight!! Hugs, Darnell

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  36. What a lovely card. Pretty colours, yet still perfect for a man or a woman...

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  37. Happy belated birthday to your Hubby. Love your fabulous fun card and the super design xx

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