Saturday, 1 April 2017

House of Cards - April Challenge

Hello, my friends!

It's time for the April challenge at the House of Cards Challenge.
It's another really fun one!

 The April Challenge is:

Feathers and/or Colors 


Isn't that a pretty color palette? 

I managed to combine both feathers and the colors on my card. 
This was put together with the aid of my Cricut Explore Air,
and a printable kit I recently purchased. 

I printed out the background paper first,
and centered a doily on top of it.


Then I used the "print then cut" feature for all the other pieces.
I inked all the edges, and adhered them all to my card. 


Aren't they cute?
Finally, I added a little bit of bling to a few of the flowers.


Materials Used:
Papers: Recollections - Cardstock;
 Printable Collection: Birds of a Feather - by Meredith Cardall
Purchased at Snap Click Supply Co.
Tools: Cricut Explore Air;
Ink: Distress Ink - Walnut Stain;
Bling: Crafts - Mini Sparkles.

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Head on over to the House of Cards Challenge Blog and take a look at all the beautiful inspiration!

Read over the rules, and then join us in the fun challenge!

9 comments:

  1. WOW this is fabulous, love the birds and their nest, great sentiment. Love the colour combo too.
    Faith
    x

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  2. I love your birdies and the layout! So pretty!

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  3. Oh I love this! Those birdies are so sweet and I love the way you've used the feather cuts. Hugs!

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  4. This is absolutely adorable, such a cute scene with the colors and you used the word feathers in your saying, clever! Donna HOC teamate

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  5. Cute card Nancy, love those birdies.

    (✿◠‿◠) Ma (Merethe)
    Teamie HOC
    http://majaapia.blogspot.no/

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  6. Beautiful kit, beautiful palette, more inspiration to persist with my cutting machine so I can make cool stuff like this too! :)

    Annabel - Knitty Kitty Digis

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  7. Love that bling! You have coordinated everything perfectly. I still haven't mastered the print & cut on my Silhouette but I'm working on it :) Hugs, Christi (HOC teamie) Art without Anxiety {My Personal Blog}

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  8. Love your design! Such a pretty result...

    Fabulous make for the House of Cards!
    Susan
    Teamie
    Calling All Crafters! – My personal Blog!

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  9. I love these adorable love birds, Nancy! The colors are so bright and cheerful and I love the sweet look on their faces!
    Take Care!
    Michele, HOC teamie

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