Saturday, 7 April 2012

Recycled robin

This is a catch-up card for last week's Sunday's with Santa facebook challenge to use something recycled. The robin image was rescued from an old card, cut out with a Sizzix label die cut, with a surrounding one cut with red mirror card. The paper matted on to the gingham is My mind's eye snowed in winter. The robin is for:

Winter wonderland: robin redbreast
Cupcake craftroom April: bugs n birds n wings n things
Stamp, scrap & doodle: things with wings
Do you stack up 66: friendly critters

I've used the sketch for 2012 Christmas card challenges week 18:


The gingham background paper is from a Raspberry Road summer goodness pad, free with Quick cards magazine. This is for Christmas crafting for April 10: gingham Christmas.

The poinsettia stickers have been lurking at the bottom of my Christmas box for a long time, so it's good to find a use for them.


This is also for:

Crafty Ann 62: Christmas in March
Bloggers challenge: to die for - using die cuts
St Luke's April: sparkle - shine
Hotshot craft 6: red
Anything goes 64: anything goes
Crazy amigo: free theme
Papertake: anything goes
Papercraft star 91: anything goes
Prairie fairy Fridays 76: anything goes
Fairytale 38: everything goes
Make it Monday 83
Inspire me Fridays 53
52 card pickup 14


25 comments:

  1. Wonderful card- love the image- so pretty- and the great die cut you used.

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  2. Nice. Makes me think of the enjoyment I got from watching & photographing 3 Robins hatch & grow up in a nest outside my bedroom window. I was even there with camera in hand when they flew out of the nest. I have photos on my blog one I made a card using the photos.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  3. Isn't he a cute little chirper. :-) Another great card from you Hazel. Thanks again for playing at Papercraft Star!

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  4. Super card. Thank you for playing our "red" challenge with us at HSC

    Hugs Sarah x

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  5. He he I recognise this! Just popped over from the Christmas card challenges without realising it would be you!
    Well done once again on a lovely card.

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  6. Beautiful Christmas card! Great recycling of the Robin image! Thanks for playing along with the Bloggers Challenge!

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  7. So gorgeous! Thanks for joining in this past week at CCC!

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  8. lovely recycling, thanks for joining us at the Winter Wonderland for the Robin Redbreast Challenge
    Hugs Kate xx
    ps good luck in my candy draw :)

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  9. Beautiful card Hazel and as always, I love your recycled ideas! :)

    Thank you for playing along with us at Make It Monday!
    Remember, for a chance to win the prize from our sponsor, leave a comment for another entry and mention that you saw them on Make It Monday.
    Lisa xx

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  10. Lovely card Hazel..thank you for joining in our challenge over at St Lukes

    Anne

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  11. Great card Hazel! Thanks for sharing with us at Cupcake Craftroom, this month. Pami x

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  12. Lovely Christmas card Hazel. Great recycling. Thank you for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month.
    Good Luck. Debbie x

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  13. So gorgeous Hazel, thank you for sharing it with us at Crafty Ann's
    Ann x

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  14. I love your gingham background and what a beautiful focal image! Thank you so much for joining in the fun with us at The Cupcake Craftroom!

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  15. Beautiful card Hazel. Thanks for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month! Would you mind e-mailing me regarding being a Guest Designer? You will find the e-mail on the Christmas Crafting blog :) Thanks xx

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  16. Lovely Christmas cards, Hazel. Beautiful colours you have used.
    Thank you for sharing with us at FFF this time.
    Dorte,x

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  17. A gorgeous creation - I love those poinsettias, they are a beautiful touch.

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  18. Great piece of recycling :0)
    Thanks for joining us at St Luke's for our Birthday month.
    Jenny x

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  19. Well done with the recycling. I do love Robins, great card. Thank you again for sharing at Crafty Ann's.
    Jen x

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  20. Oh what a wonderful idea! This is a beautiful card. Thanks for joining us this week with your wings. Remember everyone is a winner this week at SSDS because all the images at Dezinaworld are free.

    Hugs,
    Linda

    Scrapcat Cards by Linda

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  21. beautiful image and that embossed sentiment is gorgeous.

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  22. What a beautiful card!
    Thanks for joining us at Anything Goes!
    Hugs Annette

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  23. Thank You so much for joining us at the Winter Wonderland Robin Redbreast Challenge with this absolutely perfect creation, I do hope that you will try and join us again next week

    Have a lovely day
    Hugs Bridget :0x
    Winter Wonderland DT

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  24. Great recycling Hazel.
    Thanks again
    Tara
    x

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  25. Great use of the gingham papers and the robin image, the colours all tie in so well,thank you for joining in at Christmas Crafting this month.

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