Thursday, 10 March 2011

Free As A Birdie

Good Morning all and boy where's Spring gone?!Cold north eastererly wind blowing here this morning.Heres me thinking the cold weather had gone to bed for
Today i have for you yet another tag ive been experimenting with my distress inks.I have used
Spiced Marmalade,Dried Marigold,Antique Linen Wild honey.the stamp is Tim holtz from one of his new released sets.I have outlined the bird from the stamp with Sakura Black GlazeThe bottomborder fringe stamp is from Prima i have embossed that with Black embossing powder from SU.The Trim ive glued on whihc is from my overflowing crafty stash..lolThe beautiful metal bird cage is bronzed with Krylon.Fibres added from my stash.Flower Prima coloured with added gem from Kaisercraft.

Sorry about the piccy it's so dark and drab this morning!
the light seems to have reflected on the birds head!
Anyways i have created this for the following challenges:
Simon Says Stamp & Show :Use Metal
Creative Cottage : Tag Your It
Stampavie & More :Birds
Spoonfull of Sugar: Vintage /chabby chic

thanks for popping by all your messages
are appreciated and will pop by to say hi!
Hugs & Happy Creative Thursday

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Cheryl said...

oh jude hun this is just gorgeous love what you have done,with the bird,and the trim finsihes it off beautifully,great design too,thanks hun for your kind coment on the craft barn blog too,hun hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

martina's kaartjes said...

this is very elegant and stylfull !
great !
greetings, martina

Ohhh Snap said...

Gorgeous tag!! TFS :D

lindyloo said...

What a very stylish tag thank you for joining us at the creative cottage hugs linda x

Hels Sheridan said...

corrr, this is LUSH hunny... LOVE that ickle metal chappy too... gorgeous! Thanks for joining in with the Sunday sTamper xx

melsanford said...

Another gooooorgeous tag! Beautiful! Love 'n' hugs, Mel xx

Gez said...

Gorgeous tag Jude. Your background looks stunning :) & your little birdcage is perfect.
Hope you have managed to keep warm today. It's freezing here too :(

AJ said...

UUUUUHHHHHHH!!!!! totally cool, i love the way you have combined the colors, very subtle yet attractive....

LynneForsythe said...

Spring will come....I keep saying that to myself!!! absolutely WONDERFUL tag!!

thanks bunches for playing along with the teamies at Simon Says Stamp and Show!!!

Anne H. said...

Your tag is gorgeous!
Great take on the theme - I love the color.
Thanks for joining us this week at Stampavie and More

Sue said...

Hi ya
a totally gorgeous tag, fabulous design, thank you for joining us at The Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x