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Sunday, March 13, 2016

Parakeet Bday Card

Made this birthday card using a Behr paint chip with a Parakeet on it that I fussy cut. Made my own sequins usign Die-Namics Sequins die.

Used the colors of papers to complement the Parakeet colors. 

Supplies List

adhesive: glue dots, Scotch ATG
Die-Namics: die - Sequins - made my own sequins 
ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix
paper:  Behr paint chip (from Home Depot)    scrapbook scraps - b&w pattern
   cardstock - blues, scraps - white glitter
stamp: Cardz TV "For the Birds"
tools: MIST

Entering this into the following challenges:  

3/13  Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party Ch Lots of Layers   UE  2/29
3/13  Die Cuttin Divas Ch#256 Use Paint Chips  3E(#33/8
3/13  Stamped Blessings Ch Bday Celeb     2E(#23/6

3/16  DRS Designs Ch Thurs 217 Cut it Out use scissors  UE  3/10   fussy cut the paint chip

3/18  HIMCR #242 Scraps  3E(#33/12
3/18  Little Scrap Pieces Show it Off Sat Linky Party  1E(#1)  3/12

3/24  CardzTV Card Des Ch#4 Pattern Papers  3E(#3)  3/11 

3/31  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Mar 2016 Ch  UE  3/1
3/31  DLART Mar Linky  nostack 1Eperday  3/1 


  1. I love the sentiment on your adorable card! That parakeet looks so sweet and the papers you used on your card look like they were made for that parakeet pictures, they match perfectly! Thanks for playing along with us at DL.ART Challenges!

  2. What a super cute card!! Thanks for joining us at DCD this week!

  3. Love that cute little bird!!! Thanks for joining us at Cardz TV!

  4. Okay i need to find these fun paint chips you used love the images on them matching the colors. Very cute.

  5. So pretty! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas!

  6. Another fantastic paint chip card. I love the black and white paper against the teal paper. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday Challenges. Katie DT Member

  7. Super cute and great idea, Melissa! This is a super birthday card and some great fussy cutting! Hugz

  8. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at HIMCR, good luck!!! Amy DT

  9. How neat! Great card!

    Thank you for joining us at Die Cuttin' Diva's this week.

  10. Thank you for sharing another fabulous card with us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    I have Birthday Candy on my blog if you would like to take a look -