Wednesday, 30 April 2014

Christmas robins


These two cards each feature a robin, but they have something else in common - they both have elements recycled from old cards received. For the first card I used a greyscale picture and just added colour to the robin's breast.

The backkground papers are Echo park 'very merry Christmas' - the papers are double sided, so there's more choice from the pad. On the first card I added some lace and a greeting. The second card has a gingham ribbon bow and the addition of the sentiment.


These are for:

Sarn's Rudolph day (just scraping in at almost the last minute!)
The 12 months of Christmas card link up
My perfect life festive 48 week 16
Christmas card challenges 22: anything goes
Sentimental Sundays 204: clean and simple
My craft creations: anything goes
Crafty sentiments: anything goes
Simon says Wednesday challenge: anything goes
Sister Act 54: anything goes
Crafting by designs May anything goes
DL.ART April: anything goes

10 comments:

  1. Hi Hazel - thanks for entering Rudolph Day with this two lovely robin cards.

    Hugs, Sarn xxx

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  2. elles sont vraiment charmantes Hazel, j'aime ces rouge-gorges, biz

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  3. Hazel, love these Robins. Adding the touch of red breast on the gray robin, really popped this little sweetie. Love the way you have used the ornament shape on #2 to show off this little fella. Those papers are lovely. TFS & Hugs.

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  4. The robins are darling, Hazel, and I love that you are recycling them, so someone else can get enjoyment from them, too - well done! Thanks so much for sharing them with us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday challenge!

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  5. The red of the robin really pops now on the greyscale card!
    Two more great Up-cycled cards!

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  6. So sweet. I love robins and you've used the patterned paper beautifully.
    Thanks a lot for joining in with my Festive 48. Hope you can link up again next week. Marina http://myperfectlifeuk.blogspot.co.uk

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  7. Lovely seasonal cards - the robins are so sweet. Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Sentimental Sundays! x

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  8. Great images! Thank you for joining the Sentimental Sundays Challenge, hope to see you again very soon.

    Victoria DT

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  9. beautiful cards Hazel!!! Thank you so much for joining us in our Clean and Simple challenge over at Sentimental Sundays !
    Mirella DK
    DT Sentimental Sundays (Cute and Crafty Cards by Mirella)

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  10. Great cards! Really love the red breast on the grey and white card. Thanks for linking up at Christmas Card Challenges! Karen N (DT)

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