In my mind....

This was going to be a little different, but in the end, I still think it's cute! :)

I started with a standard card base in Whisper White (4 1/4 x 5 1/2"), and then tied a piece of Olive grosgrain ribbon at the top. Next, I cut out the two strips of paper for the bottom of the card out of Bali Breeze DS paper, and used the small corner rounder on one of the pieces.

I adhered both pieces to the card base, and then stamped the bird images onto two scraps of paper. I cut out the birds, attached them to the card base and drew beaks and legs for the birdies.

I stamped the sentiment onto a piece of scrap paper, cut it out, and layered it onto a piece of Bali Breeze DS paper before adhering to the card base. To finish up, I drew the strings for the birds to hold on to, and cut out two small flowers for my sentiment panel.

Stamps - A Little Birdie
Ink - Basic Black
Paper - Whisper White, Bali Breeze
Miscellaneous - Corner Rounder, Olive Grosgrain Ribbon


  1. My stuff never turns out like I imagine...I try to not think and just let it flow. ;)

    I love how the birdies are holding the sentiment and the string also looks like a little worm. Just too cute!

  2. This is perfect Heather - they always turn out different than we think, huh?!! This is totally cute and I love how the birdies are holding the sentiment - too adorable! *STAMPIN HUGS* Alex

  3. how cute is this card?! I love it

  4. Absolutely adorable! Neat design!


  5. It is cute! I like how you were able to incorporate so many of the patterned papers onto the card.

  6. Okay lady...you have to keep the ball rolling! I haven't seen any new posts yet. ;) heehee! BTW, you've been tagged!

  7. This is so cute and creative, Heather! I love it!

    I was slow at playing your tag game, and when Dawn tagged me again...I thought I'd finish my list and post. Sorry it took me forever!

  8. This is toooo cute! Love the way the birds are pulling on the string to hold up the sentiment..........and the paper piecing too!


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