Saturday, March 23, 2013

From Our Nest ...

Happy Saturday! I'm just dropping by to show you a card I created for my brother and sister-in-law for the first day of spring.
After cutting a Framelits Labels die from Shimmery White paper the nest was stamped in StazOn Timber Brown and colored with Stampin' Up markers. The cute eggs were done in VersaMagic Sea Breeze with a blender pen.  The image was then layered onto a piece of True Thyme.  The background paper is from Prima Marketing called "Annalee".  A few ivy pearls embellish the card.

It's so nice to hear the birds chirping outside the window.  Spring is definitely on the way! 

Have a great weekend and thank you for your kind comments!

Card Recipe:
Stamps:  Nest by Our Daily Bread Designs
Paper:  Desert Storm, True Thyme, Prima Marketing Annalee Designer Paper, Shimmery White
Ink:  StazOn Timber Brown, Close to Cocoa, Creamy Caramel, Certainly Celery, VersaMagic Sea Breeze, Brilliance Pearlescent Beige
Accessories:  SU Framelits Labels #3 & #4, Papertrey Ink Double Ended Banner Die, Opaline Pearls in Ivy
Techniques:  Embossing, Sponging, Blender Pen
Card Size:  A2 (4.25" x 5.5")


Rosemary said...

Donna Lovely card for spring. Your colouring impeciable.

Bernideen said...

That is beautiful - lovely!

Pat Hatt said...

Nicely done, but no birds chirping here yet I fear.

Kristi said...

Very pretty Donna! I am a sucker for anything bird related!

KarinsArtScrap said...

what a lovelt and sweet card Donna.

greetings karin

must love junk said...

Love this!

Susan said...

I love the robin's egg blue of the eggs. Lovely card.

Becky said...

What a lovely card Donna, love that nest.

Lisa Gordon said...

What a wonderful card this is, Donna!
It just feels like spring, and I love the color combinations you chose for it.

I wish you a wonderful beginning to your week.

Unknown said...

The card is wonderful. I love the saying on it!
I wanted to thank you for stopping by my "Grand baby's Journal" blog post. Yup, her Nana and Papa do spoil her some, don't tell her parents!!!
Have a great week.

Terry said...

I love the branch and nest image with the label framelits. The colors and banner are spot on!

Athena at Minervas Garden said...

What a pretty card--I love robin's egg blue!

MiamiKel said...

Oh this is a gem - what a beauty and perfect representation of His gifts to us this Spring! 0x0x

Trisha said...

Pretty card, I just love the if Spring would hurry up and get here!


Ellen Whyte said...

Nice colours. Blue eggs: ducks and ??? I should know this!

Cynthia said...

What a beautiful card...Sorry I have been late responding I have been packing the house for our move.


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