Monday, 24 February 2014


   I love kingfishers and really like this particular image.
   I matted and layered the paper printed from Pollyanna Pickerings British Wildlife DVD ROM from Creative Crafter's World onto dark turquoise mirri card and white card having first wrapped black ribbon around the lower half of the paper. I then attached a bow and some gems to the ribbon.
   The main image was printed from the same DVD ROM and I matted this onto the mirri card which had been cut out using a Spellbinders heart circle die. I stamped the flying kingfisher using a stamp from Joanna Sheen's Jayne Netley Mayhew collection and coloured it using Promarkers. I then glittered the wings.
   The sentiment was created by using another one of the heart circle dies, a circle die, peel offs and a glittery button.

   I would like to enter this into the follow challenges:
   Paper Pretties - ribbon!
   Incy Wincy Designs - birthdays
   Crafty Cardmakers and More - come fly with me
   Kaboodle Doodles - use ribbon
   Crafty Ribbons - anything goes
   Digi Designs - tic tac toe (gems, die cuts, ribbon)
   Nutcrafters - ribbon and bling
   The Squirrel and the Fox - something spooled
   Cute Card Thursday - buttons and bows
   Sweet Stamps - anything goes
   Stamping Sensations - wings, fantasy and fiction
   Love to Create - anything goes


Zenita Smith said...

Beautiful card and the shiny cardstock is just perfect to set off that print. Thanks for sharing with us at Love to Create Challenge!!
Zenita (aka Scrappinwith'Z)
DT member Love to Create Challenge

Lynne K said...

I love kingfishers too, and what a gorgeous image this is! It's beautifully set off by the kingfisher blue diecut, and I like the fact that embellishments are kept to a minimum so as not to detract from the image. A really lovely card. Thank you for sharing it with us at Stamping Sensations this month.


Lin said...

This is absolutely gorgeous. I love the fabulous diecut circle beneath that pretty image and the way the other kingfisher is flying in over the diecut edge is perfect.

Thanks for sharing this little stunner with us

Crafty Cardmakers and More

Isobel said...

Great card thanks for joining us at Kaboodle Doodle and good luck x

Meggymay said...

A beautiful country scene. Thank you for sharing it with us at CCM&M this time

Suze Bain said...

A very pretty card,I love the heart frame you've used. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Cardmakers. Xx

Jacki Randolph said...

Absolutely Gorgeous!! Fabulous design and colors!
Thanks hun for sharing with us at Love to Create!!
Hugs' xx
Jackie - LTC owner

Karen C said...

Thanks for playing with us this week at Incy Wincy! Hope to see your work in our next challenge!
Be sure to check out the HUGE blog candy I have on my blog right now!!
Karen C