Saturday, April 14, 2018

Friends of a Feather Blog Hop


Welcome to the 
Birds of a Feather Blog Hop

This is a blog hop featuring projects featuring our feathered friends and their gorgeous feathers!

You should have arrived from Amanda's blog but if you need to start at the beginning, head over to Connie Can Crop 

This is a one day blog hop, but you have until Sunday at 10pm to finish hopping and leaving your love for all of these talented crafters.


One lucky hopper will win this gorgeous stamp from Fun Stampers Journey donated by Connie Can Crop.

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What do you need to do to win? Easy... become  a follower of each of the fabulous blogs in this hop and leave each of them a comment letting them know what you like best about their projects.

You will have until 10 pm Sunday to finish the hop and leave your comments on every blog to be eligible to win. 
Winners will be announced on Wednesday 4/18/18 at Connie Can Crop.
Be sure to follow everyone and leave a comment along the way!


Hi everyone, I played around with my Tim Holtz Crazy bird stamps and dies for this hop.  I went wild playing with my Distress Oxide inks.  I used layer techniques and even a water brush to color my birds.


I stamped the image a few times cutting the nose and eyes out independently.  I didn't have to worry about coloring (or lack of color) on the eyes since I put a fresh pair on top after inking the body.



I gave this one to my friend for his birthday already.





You can't see how beautiful these cobalt sequins are, they were recycled.  I think they may have been from a sequin blouse.



I used some unusual sequins I purchased overseas.



Ingredients:
Tim Holtz Crazy Birds and accessories stamps and dies
Distress Oxide inks:  Broken China, Candied Apple, Seedless Preserves, Picked Raspberry, Spiced Marmalade, Wild Honey, Faded Jeans and Fossilized Amber
washi tape and sequins
We R Memory Keepers paper
Dylsions sentiment stamps
Funny Bones sentiment stamp
Colorbox black ink
Judikins black detail embossing powder
Quick Quotes Cool Grey chalking ink


I would like to enter this in the following challenges:


thanks for stopping by!

Alicia

18 comments:

  1. Thanks for stopping over at my blog and becoming a new follower and commenting for a chance to win my birthday giveaway~I appreciate it! Your bird cards are so darn adorable! The sentiments are so FUN! I love them!
    Have a great evening!
    Sherrie K

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    1. your welcome Sherrie, I was already following your blog, just new to FB! love your work

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  2. Your cards are super Adorable! Love them all!😊

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  3. So cute! I love Tim Holtz stamps and how you used them on your cards!

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  4. Really cute cards. Thank you for sharing them with us at Crafting with Dragonflies Wynn DT

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  5. Oh my gosh, I love these Crazy Bird cards and the sentiments have me in stitches!

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  6. A brilliant set of cards. I love them all! Thank you for joining us at Make My Monday. Sian.

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  7. What fun sentiments and love these crazy birds.

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  8. Omg! Love these crazy birds so much!! So fun!! Thanks for joining us!

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  9. So cute love the birds and the sentiments

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  10. Oh I love the sentiments with these birds-how wonderful! Thanks for joining us at Die Cut Diva's!

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  11. Love the color blending!! Thanks for sharing the card sketch used as well!

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  12. What fun cards. I love those birds. So glad you added your card to Die Cut Divas.

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  13. You made me laugh so hard with those cute and funny cards. Tfs

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  14. Love the sayings you chose for your cards. Great job!

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  15. Those crazy birds are great! And the sentiments make it all work!

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  16. Lol... love every one of these, the sentiments made me chuckle too. Cuuuuuute. Thank you so much for joining in the artistic stamper challenge.x

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