Friday, 26 August 2011

An Altered Birdhouse!

When Christian Paper Crafts posted their Bible Verse Thursday #121 yesterday, I was totally inspired to create! I love the verses from Psalm 84 that they used! You can read Abby's post HERE. After seeing the challenge, I immediately thought of all the wooden birdhouses that I have and knew that I had to alter one. It will be a perfect new addition for my sunroom. It was a really fun project to do and I've already started another one. Hope you like it! :o)
Papers: Tim Coffey - Blossomwood Collection;
Die: Tim Holtz - Hanging Sign;
My Stash: acrylic paint, embossing powder, raffia,
Spanish moss, miniature rusty garden tool,
miniature grapevine wreath, mushroom bird,
miniature wooden pot, eyelets, jump rings.

18 comments:

  1. Gorgeous, Nancy... Love it. TFS...

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  2. That is just beautiful... I love everything about it.
    Judy

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  3. Hi Nancy,

    wow, this is adorable. I love the vintage-touch. A briliant idea and great work of you hun! Thanks for all your lovely comments!!!

    Wish you have a fab weekend.

    Love and Hugs
    Dunja xx

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  4. Hello Nancy, Oh this birdhouse with scripture is so lovely. Adding the little bird adds a creative touch to the whole project. The scripture panel is perfect! Have a wonderful weekend. Blessings, Valerie

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  5. I sooooo love this paper collection and you have used it on the cutest little bird house. Just look at that little trowel! Adorable Nancy! A truly lovely little dwelling place. :-)

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  6. Hi Nancy! Your birdhouse is sooo cute! Really a great add to your sun room 'coz it has the sunflower on the background :) i know you love sunflower lol! Is that your handwriting? Very nice, i love it and so the scripture.

    ♥lots,
    Joy

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  7. So cute Nancy. Just love it!
    Hugs, Sharon
    suralear1.blogspot.com

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  8. Such a Sweet Bird house!!!
    I {heart} it!!

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  9. Nancy, OMG!
    So adorabable....I love everything about it, from the sign to the papers, to the cute rake and pot...awwww.
    Now I'm off to check Abby's post.
    B Blessed
    Norma
    Holy-Scrap.blogspot.com

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  10. Wow Nancy this is fabulous! I would like about 2 or 3 for my sunroom please!:)

    Really this is BEAUTIFUL! Thanks for playing at CPC!

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  11. Nancy - I love it! A great verse - but you gave it the perfect project to shine on! Have a blessed week! Jann

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  12. An adorable project Nancy - you could make loads of these as gifts and folk would love them :)
    Love all the added extras like the pot complete with 'flowers', garden tool, bird and the hanging sign. Absolutely gorgeous.

    Love and hugs
    Lynn xx

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  13. this is so totally charming. it invokes all those images of fall for me- rustic, homey, comforting.

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  14. I just love this Nancy! You are so talented!...and as far as the Easy Dump Cake recipe...yes, your just use the dry cake mix!! I know...crazy! It's a really sweet dessert so I would suggest serving it with unsweetened whipped cream. Yummo!!! You can also use pie filling as well.

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  15. This is the sweetest thing I've ever seen!!!! Love this bird house :-) I don't know what else to say because everyone else has already taken all the words I have to say. This is so delightful and so representative of YOU!

    Love you - Leslie

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  16. This Birdhouse is soooooo cute! OMG Nancy, you've done a great job! I love how you've incorporated the TH sign, the cute rake and flower pot...

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  17. Hi Nancy, What a delightful project. Somehow I missed this when I hosted that particular challenge. I just love birds and that scripture in particular. Thanks for participating, and thanks for following my blog. I'm off to become your latest follower. ~ Abby

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Your comments are always a joy to me! Thank you for taking the time to leave one!...Nancy :o)