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Monday, April 30, 2012

Vintage Bird Card

I'm absolutely thrilled to be working with Ali Manning and her Vintage Page Designs Etsy shop and blog. She has created some divine limited edition vintage page and image kits. Her first kit Vintage Birds will be released on thursday 3rd may. Here's my first card with the kit:
I have clear embossed onto the text, then gently sponged to create the background. I then did a little bit of fussy cutting around the kingfisher and popped him onto a pretty die cut. I then added the bow, using some of the gorgeous vintage seam binding that Ali has in her shop.
 I'm entering this card into the following challenges:
  Crafty Mess Challenge Distressing or embossing.
Paper craft bliss vintage Fashionable Stampers Embossing

 Don't forget to pop over to Ali's blog for more details and to see what the other guest designers have come up with.


Have a great week. Debi x

11 comments:

Maria said...

Congratulations Debi, that's wonderful news, I'm sure you'll enjoy every minute. Your card is beautiful, I love your background with the bookpage, and the kingfisher is stunning. Hope you have a good week.

Maria x

Melissa said...

a lovely card Debi, such a lovely bird too.

Ali Manning said...

your card is soooo pretty, Debi - I love it!!!

Sharon said...

Debi this is a beautiful card - I love how you have done the background on the text page - great bird image! I loved working with this bird kit! Can't wait to see what else you have created!!

Lynne Moncrieff said...

Hi
This is such a pretty card.
Wishes
Lynne

Lynne Moncrieff said...

Hi
Lovely use of embossing on your vintage style card.
Thank you for sharing with us at FSC.
Wishes
Lynne

TRACEY MO said...

What a very sweet card with the kingfisher great embossing.
Thanks for joining us at Craftymessers

Tracey Dt

hazel said...

This is stunning Debi, I love everything about it.
xxx Hazel.

Ellie said...

A fantastic creation with great details!

Thanks for joining us at the Fashionable Stamping challenges !!
xxx Ellie xxx

Terry said...

Lovely vintage card! Great embossing and design. Thank you for joining us at Fashionable Stamping Challenges.

PinkyLisasInkyCrafts said...

Thank you for entering the challenge over at craftymess blog http://craftymesschallengeblog.blogspot.com
What a lovely vintage card. I myself love vintage images and I have to say you have made an excellent job of this card.
I cant wait to see many more entries from you over at craftymess.
Well Done
Lisa CMDT xxx