Monday, March 25, 2013

Owl Greetings


For this card I combined three different challenges: Merry Monday, Mojo Monday and The Color Throwdown.  I love the Aviary stamp set and have always wanted to use it in a Christmas card but never have.  I think this owl is just the cutest thing!  I was able to use the Bitty Banners Framelits to cut out my little red flags.  I tried to use a pearl pen to add a little extra pop around the scalloped circle, of course my practice pearls came out nice and the real deal came out like black blobs.  Oh well.

  


Stampin' Up! Supplies:
Stamp: Aviary, More Merry Messages
Ink: Crumb Cake, Real Red
Cardstock: Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Basic Black, Garden Green, Real Red
Framelits: Bitty Banners
Extras: Embossing Folder/Scallop Circle Die (Sizzix); Black Pearl Pen (Viva Decor)

Challenges Entered:
Merry Monday #55
Mojo Monday #286
Color Throwdown #234

7 comments:

  1. What a cute design and sweet image for a Christmas card! Thanks for joining us for the Color Throwdown!

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  2. What a fantastic card, Shelly! I love all the banners and the sweet owl! Your pearls look much better than any I've done. There must be a special trick that I'm missing. Thanks for sharing with us at Merry Monday!

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  3. Very cute card, your little owl is so sweet. Thank you for joining us for Merry Monday this week.

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  4. Love this card, Shelly! That owl image is so cute and I love all the banners! Thanks for playing along with us this week over at Merry Mondays! :)

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  5. This is just the cutest! I would never think to use an owl for Christmas, but he looks quite Christmasy!!! Thanks so much for playing in the Merry Monday challenge this week!

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  6. Wowzers! All this talent floating in cardville.

    PS-I have blog candy. I'm giving away a $25 Etsy Gift Certificate.

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  7. What a gorgeous clean card you've created! Love the addition of the cute little owl for Christmas! Thanks for joining us at Merry Monday this week!

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I really appreciate all of your comments and support. Thanks for visiting! Shelly