Thursday, July 1, 2010

Fun with the Bird Punch!

Hello, everyone! It's a beautiful morning here... not too hot and the sun is shining! I started this card last night, but I didn't finish it... so I got up this morning and put it together!

I haven't used my Bird Punch as much as I thought I would... actually, I just forget to use it! I really love how it makes a great 3D image! I just punch it out and then mount the different parts on dimensionals!

The sentiment is from On a Pedestal and I used Stampin' Write Markers to make it two toned.

The paper I used is Throughly Modern designer paper... I know some people were not fans of the in-color Bermuda Bay, but I am kind of sad that it's retired now! I think it's a fun turquoise color!

This card is for two challenges:

#1 - The Mojo Monday Sketch
#2 - The Color Throwdown to use Turquoise (I used Bermuda Bay), Chocolate (I used Soft Suede), and Cream (I used Whisper White).

Thanks for stopping by and have a great day!!

8 comments:

  1. What a lovely card, Riley! I love the bird punch you used and these colors go well with it!

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  2. Love the bird and the color combo is devine. Beautiful card.

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  3. This is just beautiful. Love the colors!

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  4. I am with you...I forget to use this bird punch too (just HAD to have it) so I am glad you've "reminded" me! Lovely use of these papers---perfect for the CTD!

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  5. Riley, this is a fabulous card using the CTD colors! Out of all the in colors, Bermuda Bay was probably my fave.

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  6. Beautiful card, Riley! That Mojo sketch completely intimidated me, but you rocked it! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown!

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  7. Such a pretty card. Love the colors and that bird is just perfect. :o)

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  8. Wow you have an incredible knack of knowing what colors to put together, this is amaZing. Love the bird and the ribbon too. A really neat take on this sketch.

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