Friday, 7 February 2014

Decorated Birdhouse

This week we are working with new products from Creative Expressions; the Swirl Background Stamp and an MDF Birdhouse Frame.
I have also created step by steps in a worksheet which you can print HERE.  The birdhouse has been painted with Salty Ocean and Mowed Lawn Distress Paints and the central panel has been stamped with the Swirl Background Stamp.
I have added Bitty Blossoms to the bottom of my frame cut from Teal Foundations Card, adding Pewter Gilding Wax to the edges of each petal.
I created two dimensional hearts using heart cookie cutters and Black and Lapis Saphire Ultra Thick Embossing Crystals. 'BEAUTIFUL' has been stamped onto white card using the Taylored Expressions Discover Your Wings Stamp Set and Aquamarine Archival Ink.
I have added background stamping using the Newsprint Background Stamp and Watering Can Archival Ink.

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Thanks so much for stopping by. Tracy x x



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9 comments:

cheryl Baker said...

oh hun,this is stunning I just adore bird houses,and just love your style of crafting hugs Cherylxxxxx

rachel said...

gorgeous make Tracy - the colours are just fabulous xx

Carol Q said...

that's so cute Tracy. lots to look at and gorgeous flowers!

lynnesbowsandbelles said...

The dimension on the hearts is so beautiful as is the project as a whole.
Wishes
Lynne

hazel said...

A wonderful birdhouse, the colour is fabulous.
xxx Hazel.

Redanne said...

This is so beautiful Tracy and I love that fabulous heart that takes centre stage! Anne xx

pearshapedcrafting said...

Definitely Beautiful! Just love the rich colours! Chrisx

butterfly said...

Love the swirls - both in the background and on that fabulous heart embellishment. Beautiful vivid Spring greens too.
Alison xx

Barb Cady said...

This is great, I'm loving the different textures and how you have used the frame in those colours. Barb x