Sunday, 5 February 2012

Recycled robin

The little robin panel used for this card was rescued from a card received, so this is for Unstampabelles 8: recycling (no stamping was used for this card). And the robin is for Order of the opus gluei 123: tweet, chirrup and trill - all things birdie, also for CES 71: give me wings

 I've used the sketch given for Flourishes timeless 154:

This is my card for this week on Facebook Sunday's with Santa challenge: bird.

I've used lots of snippets from my Christmas offcuts box so this is my first card of the week for Pixie's crafty snippets 6.

This is also for:

Christmas inspirations 40: anything goes
Christmas crafting 8: blue, silver and white
Winter wonderland: blue and white
Crafting for all seasons: blue and white
Allsorts 140: free and easy pt 1
Sparkles forum Christmas challenge: anything goes
Die cuttin' divas 50: anything goes
Victorine: anything goes
Divas by design 20: anything goes
Craft us crazy 20: anything goes
Do you stack up 57: anything goes
The poodles parlour: anything goes
52 card pick up week 5
Inspire me Fridays 44


  1. So pretty Hazel! Great mix of patterned papers and fab way to upcycle that sweet bird! Thanks for joining along with the FTTC :)

  2. Wow, I am so impressed Hazel, I thought it would be a day or two before we saw entries into our Unstampavelles Recycle challenge not and hour or two. :-) So glad you were our first entry with this lovely red robin.

  3. Lovely card! Love the image you have recycled. Great sketch too .... I followed that very same sketch myself ;-)

  4. Wow - a really lovely card Hazel! I love the way all the papers go together so well and tie in with that lovely robin image - snippets rule for sure! Di xx

  5. A lovely card Hazel and well done for getting ahead with your Christmas cards.

    Thanks so much for joining in our Free and Easy February at Allsorts this week, good luck and hope to see you again.

    B x

  6. Fabulous card!

    thank you for joining in the fun at SCC for our *Anything Goes + Blog Hop * challenge

    Hope you will join again soon
    Good luck in the draw
    Hugs Shaz x

  7. A very pretty card Hazel. Hugs x

  8. Hi Hazel, such a pretty card.

    Well done for using up your stash and snippets!

    Thanks for joining in with us this week at Divas by Design.


  9. Beautiful as always! Thanks for joining us at Christmas Inspirations. We hope you will stay with us along the year.

  10. Love the mix of papers, and that little bird you saved is adorable. A beauty of a card! So glad you joined us for the Timeless Tuesday challenge this week.

  11. This is a lovely card and a great way for using up your leftover bits of card.
    Thank you for joining in at SCC birthday challenge and blog hop this month

    Jackie x

  12. Fabulous card. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.


  13. Lovely colours and papers to perfect for the robin image. Thanks for joining us at Poodles Parlour, good luck cheers Sue N x

  14. gorgeous shades of blue and a perfect creation for our challenge this week at the Winter Wonderland
    Hugs Kate xx

  15. Excellent card, just love this image and the lovely pastel colours you have used. thank you for joining us at Poodles Parlour

    Sylvia xx

  16. Beautiful! Fab paper choices-they really let the image shine. Thanks for joining us at DYSU.

  17. Such a sweet and beautiful take on the Sketch! Thank you for trying the Sketch...hugs ~Silke~

  18. Great work with recycling the image and the sketch too. Lovely color combo. Beautiful!

    safes sydney

  19. love your recycling

    Thanks for joining us at Crafting For All Seasons
    jen xx

  20. What a great Robin. Love all the shades of blue Hazel. Great card.
    Thanks for joining us at Winter Wonderland this week.
    Hugs Sally xxx

  21. Spectacular card. Love that you upcycled that sweet bird! Wow you really matched your snippets to it perfectly too.
    Blessings Bernie

  22. Great Snippet card, Hazel. I hope you and John are ok in this horrible weather we're having. x

  23. What a cute robin - on a gorgeous card!

  24. Lovely card the robin image. Thank you for joining us at Christmas Crafting this month.
    Debbie x


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