Friday, April 12, 2024

Summer Bird

Over at Blessed Crafters FaceBook Page, they are having a Freebie-4-All Challenge.  I thought it would be fun to play along!  There are still a few days left to play; the challenge ends the 15. 

Here is the inspiration photo.  I was inspired by the green, rusty reds, and deep yellows in the first birdhouse.

Simply join the group, click the media tab, click the Abums Tab, and you'll find it there under April 2024 
Blessed Crafters Freebie Free-4-All Challenge.   

 Material List:

Blessed Crafters Freebie: April Image Digital
Digi paper from Whimsy
Copic Markers
Cheese Cloth
Sparkle Tape
Gems from CTMH
Cereal Box for dimension
Adhesives: Fabri-Tac; ATG;
Branch Wreathe from CTMH Flower Market
Cricut Design Space: Design; Print Then Cut; Offset
Cricut Access: Shapes
Cricut Standard Mat Cricut Maker

This is off to the following challenges:  
613 Avenue Create:  AG opt Splash of Color
Place to Start:  Add One or More Flowers
CD Sunday Plus:  Use USB, Digi, or CD
Creative Knockouts:  Spring is in the Air
Craft Rocket:  Layer It Up
Passion for Markers:  Use a Die Cut
Make My Monday:  Picture of a Bird

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  1. I like the colours you've used and the design of the card is great!
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  2. Your card is great!!! I love the whole thing! Terrific country charm look! Thanks for sharing at FQGS!!! Appreciate your support! --Becca

  3. This is so sweet and I love the backing paper you have chosen. It sets off the main image so well. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  4. What a beauty! So beautiful! Thank you for sharing with us at CD Sunday Plus. xoxo, Aimeslee DT

  5. Your colouring is amazing! Such a lovely card, all the elements work together so well.
    Thanks for sharing with us.
    Jo x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  6. I love the use of the cheese cloth fibers and your added sparkle too. Those extra details really make a big impact! Thanks for sharing this to FQGS! It is a special card!-Bec Ann

  7. I love your added details! The cheese cloth and glittery berries really add a great deal to your sweet little bird scene! Thanks for sharing with FQGS - Bec Ann

  8. Love this! Your die-cuts and background look fab. Thank you for joining in my challenge at PFM

  9. A beautiful card Katrina. The image is gorgeous and your colouring is fantastic. I love the colours you've used and the woodgrain paper is fab. Thanks for sharing with us at Passion for Markers this week. Hugs, Denise x

  10. Wow, Katrina, this is wonderful! Love that woodgrain paper, and your bird is super sharp! Perfect colors! Thanks so much for playing at Make My Monday!

  11. Hello there, I love this! The bird is stunning, love your layout and the fibres are a great embellishment. Thanks for joining in with us at Passion for Markers this week, Sarah - DT

  12. These colors are fabulous together! Thank you so much for inspiring me and others with your beautiful work.
    613 Avenue

  13. What a gorgeous card, and the bird is just wonderful! The colors are fabulous! The little nesting material takes this card into over the top of the gorgeous scale. Thanks for joining us at Make My Monday! I hope to see you in the gallery for our next challenge. Sue - DT

  14. Thank you for joining in our challenge this month with your wonderful project!
    DT – Val, Nan, Leigh, Cat

  15. Congratulations you made our Top3. Checkout our winners & top3 tab on the main blog.

  16. Great card! I love the classic composition and earth colors! Thanks so much for sharing at A Place to Start!
    Chana Malkah, Owner