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Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Halloween Bird....

Someday soon I may get tired of these birds, not today!  I figure there are six birds - plus accessories - I could make a bird card for every person in my address book and never repeat a design!  LOL!   No, I promise, I will play with some other images! *giggle*

It is a new challenge at Aud Sentiments for a "Halloween Sentiment."  Doodle Pantry will be providing the prize and you can submit up to 5 entries!  You have one more week - deadline is Tues Oct 20.  I definitely encourage you to check out the projects the DT has created for you - some great ideas there!

PROCESS INVENTORY
IMAGES: 
  • Bird Crazy image from Tim Holtz..
  • Witches' hat, broom & pumpkin from the Tim Holtz' Bird Crazy Accessories. 
  • For the focal image I used Paper Tole Technique to give her dimension. Printed 2 copies, colored them with Copics, fussy cut and 'paper sculpted' the images.  The layers were both glued in some places & elevated in others with foam tape to achieve the desired dimension.
PAPER:
  • Neenah "Classic Crest Solar White" 80# Cover Wt. used for the image.
  • Inside made with left over papers from the front and from the die cut.
EMBELLISHMENTS: 
  • Die Cut web and sentiment frame is the 'Spooky Frame Set' from Memory Box and includes the bat image on the inside.

INKS:
  • Images were printed on an Epson WF-3520 printer 
  • Hand colored with Copics:
This card should be eligible for the following 
CHALLENGES:
The East Wind #40 – Add Texture [Paper Tole, die cut web]
Fussy & Fancy  #149 – Autumn Colors
Sweet Stampin' – Use Script or Text
Pile it On #90 – Funky or Freaky TOP THREE
Crafting from the Heart #81 – ATG Always
Through the Craft Room Door – ATG Always TOP PICK
Papertake Weekly – Two of Anything [ Two word sentiment]
Inspiration Destination #55 – ATG DT FAVORITE
Lacy Sunshine #69 – Monster Mash
That Craft Place – Halloween
Sisterhood of Crafters – Use Dies/Punches [Spider web frame is a die]
Sweet Stamps #238 – Anything Goes
Stampotique Designers – SDC217 – Birds and / or Bees
Scrapper's Delight #49 – Fall/Halloween
Create wildly and color with abandon!  ~ginny

23 comments:

  1. Love your witchy bird! Aren't these such fun images???

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  2. Great crazy bird Halloween card just the ticket for this weeks challenge on the Stampotique blog. Sue x

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  3. OMG Ginny this is so cute! Great job! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘DIE-LIRIOUS & PUNCHY’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  4. Wonderful that you have shared your great artwork with us here at THE EAST WIND. Good luck hun and do come back again!
    Jackie DT @ THE EAST WIND

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  5. I love your bird, the web and the colours. A super card. Elaine

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  6. Adorable card. Love the Spider frame die. Thanks for joining the Sisterhood's "Die-lireous and Punchy" challenge.

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  7. Thank you for taking part in our art by miran challenge,
    I very much enjoyed looking at your project and all
    the time and detail you put into it, good luck hugs tracy

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  8. oh Ginney this is brilliant - I need these stamps. Annie xxx

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  9. Gorgeous card. Love the image. Thanks for joining our Monster Mash Challenge at Lacy Sunshine. Good Luck.
    Kitty DT

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  10. Fabulous card and great use of the text stamp, I'm so glad you joined our challenge at Sweet Stampin'. Hope you can come back for our new challenge tomorrow. Have a wonderful weekend sweetie!

    Love and hugs
    Maarit

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  11. Love your cute Halloween card! The bird is awesome. and I love the spider web frame. Thank you for joining our challenge at Lacy Sunshine! We would love to see you again!
    ~ Bonnie DT

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  12. Love it, these birds are fabulous and he looks wonderful dressed up for Halloween.
    Hugs, Sandy

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  13. This is fabulous, I too, love those crazy birds. Thanks so much for joining us over at Stampotique this week.

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  14. Love your card, I to have not got tired of that fab little bird either!
    Thank you for joining us at the SDC blog this week
    Jackie :)

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  15. You play with them for as long as you like Ginny I think they are so much fun too. Love todays card with the web background and witchy hat, a great Halloween card.
    Lorraine

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  16. Love your card <3
    Thank you for joining us at the Stampotique Challenge :)

    xx Arwen

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  17. I love this.
    Thank you for joining in at the Stampotique challenge. Carol xx

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  18. Too cute! Thanks for sharing and joining us at Inspiration Destination Challenge Blog. Hope to see you again and good luck!
    Ema
    IDCB Owner

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  19. Pretty card! Luv it! Thank you for joining Anything Goes challenge at Through The Craft Room Door and hope to see you again next challenge. Have fun creating ~ginny :)
    Hugs&Smiles,
    Asmah
    TTCRD DT
    Qinaahana Arts and Crafts {My Blog}

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  20. So beautiful!! I love all the details you put into it and your coloring is lovely! Thank you so much for taking part in our Art by MiRan Challenge ♥

    ArtByMiran Challenge Blog DT
    ♥CharmingChicCards♥

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  21. OMG, he is about the cutest bird ever. This design is so perfect for Halloween and the palette is simply divine. Thank you for your wondrous comments. Have a fab evening.
    Hugs
    Berni

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  22. Very nice card - cute image and love the background - great job as always!!!

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  23. I absolutely love how you are using these crazy birds. This one is so fun with the witch's hat and that web frame. What a fabulous creation, my friend! Thank you for joining our Halloween Challenge at The East Wind.

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Thank you so much for your comments!
~ginny