Wednesday, October 31, 2018

Little Birdie

Happy Wednesday!!  It's time for another challenge from The House That Stamps Built.  As it is the 5th Wednesday of the month, we have a fabulous sketch for your inspiration:
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And here is the card I created:
 I created a fun interactive card for a young teen boy at our church.  The stamp set is designed to work on a swing card, but I've found there are a lot of different ways to use these types of sets.  I have the first image and sentiment (which I cut apart from the image so I could use it in different ways) on the front of a little pocket I created.  Into the pocket I place a little card with a pull tab.
 After you pull it out, you find the second image and second sentiment:
 I so love the smug look on this cats face!  He definitely enjoyed that little bird!  On the inside I used the rest of the sentiment (it is part of the cat image, but I masked it so I could add only the sentiment) and added a lighter stamping of the bird for some interest.

Thanks for stopping by!  Make sure you hop over to the House blog for all the details and to see what the rest of the team created.  And if you need any of the stamps I used, make sure you check out the 10% off your entire order coupon over in my left sidebar.

Stamps: Repeat Impressions "Little Birdie 2-sided swing stamp set"
Dies: Lawn Fawn "Double Surprise Slider Dies" used for the front pocket, pull out tab and card
Stencil: Taylored Expressions Cloud trio stencil (used for the clouds on the bird panel)

Die Cuttin' Divas #393--anything goes
Make My Monday #83--stencil stories (cloud stencil for my bird panel)
Simon Says Stamp Monday--take flight
A Gem of a Challenge #230--anything goes
Sweet Stampin'--humour
Cardz TV #71--anything goes
Aud Sentiments #215--funny sentiment
ART Impressions #244--lots of layers
Crafty Creations #377--anything goes
Word Art Wednesday #358--anything goes with uplifting sentiment
Cardz 4 Guyz #206--into the woods
Lil' Patch of Crafty Friends #92--anything goes
Fussy and Fancy #225--things with wings
Sunny Day Crafting--animals
Incy Wincy Designs--happy birthday


Donna said...

What a darling and fun design!

Esther Asbury said...

Oh I love your fun interactive card, Heather! Love the way you finished the inside as well!

Glittered Paws said...

Oh how much fun is this - and I have this set. I've been wanting to make a slider card and I think this would work great with this stamp.

Dawn Phillips said...

I love the look on the cat's face. It's a lovely fun card. Thanks for joining us at Cardz4guyz. Love Dawn x

Maria Giselle B. said...

I always love interactive cards. Thank you for sharing your creation with us @ Incy Wincy Designs Happy Birthday Challenge. Good luck!-Maria Giselle B.

EmmaT said...

Wonderful card and image, love your sky, with the subtle clouds. Thank you for joining us at Cardz4guyz EmmaT

EmmaT said...

Ah back again - gorgeous card. Thank you for also joining us at Make My Monday. EmmaT

Cheri said...

Heather, this is such a fun card!!!! I love it and I'm sure the 16 year old boy loved it too! Great take on the sketch.

Chris said...

Brilliant...a beautiful card, clever design...and it made me laugh!!
Thanks for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week.

meg said...

Brilliant male, had a laugh at the inner sentiment and cat, thank you for joining in at MMM.

Sammy said...

Haha... Love it! Thank you for joining us at Sweet Stampin' this week. Sammy-x

Joy Wilson said...

Your birdie is darling! I love the fall designer papers your chose too.! Thank you for joining us and good luck with your entry!
Hugs, Joy

Macarena said...

Very pretty. Lovely colors and mix of patterns, I lovethe tad with a kitty inside. Thank you for joining Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge.

Megan J said...

Hi Heather, a lovely card with a fun surprise. Thank you for joining us at Lil Patch of Crafty Friends... good luck in the prize draw... Megan DT LPoCF

Andrea Norris said...

So adorable Heather, love the design. thanks for joining us at Fussy & Fancy Friday this time
Andrea x

Barbara Derksen said...

Oh my goodness Heather,

I am still laughing at your funny card - I did not fully notice at first, wondering why there were two images, the bird then the cat (a very happy satisfied looking cat I might add) so I took a minute and when I did, well lets just say I almost spit my coffee onto my keyboard. Oh gracious its sooooo funny!

Thanks for the laugh with your fun card!

Elizabeth Hart said...

Fabulous card and I never saw that funny tag coming - lol. Thanks so much for joining us this time at the Crafty Creations challenge, elizabeth (DT)

Julie said...

Lovely card and funny sentiment
Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments
Julie T

Cazro said...

A super fun card, lovely stencilling of the clouds. Thank you for joining us at MMM. We hope ot see you again. Caz DT.