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Thursday, August 5, 2010

Life Happens

Good rainy day! We got some much needed rain here in SW MO, unfortunally, it hasn't lasted very long. It's still a gloomy day out and very humid now. Hope you are having a great Wednesday.

Today I'm sharing an "almost" case that was posted on Stampin Connection by Jenn, her blog is http://justforyoubyjenn.blogspot.com/2010/07/just-note-from-aviary.html . I just loved this card and knew I had to try one. This card is a "Z fold", very easy to do. Cut your cardstock at 5.5 x 11 then score at 4" and 6 3/4". I did change up the colors a bit and used a different sentiment than Jenn did. The card folded up is a 5 1/2 x 5 1/2.

Card details are:
Stamp Sets: Aviary and Full of Live
Cardstock: Whisper White and Basic Black
Ink: Marina Blue, Daffodil Delight, Concord Crush, Poppy Parade and Black Stazon
Misc: Stampamajig

That's it from me today. Have a great day. And THANKS so much for stoppin by.

Happy Stampin,
Lois

P.S. I just now realized that I didn't put any "BLING" on my card...I am going to add some to the top of the bird cage. GRRRR!!! Hate it when I forget something as important as "BLING"....LOL

11 comments:

Vicki said...

Very cute! I thought that card look familiar!

Amanda Mertz said...

Lois- Really cute! I like how you have the cages slightly tipped! And even if it doesn't have bling it's still great!

Dany said...

This is such a cute card, and I love the z fold. great job!

Christyne (aka Apple Blossom) said...

This is adorable! The sentiment is just PERFECT for the tipping bird cages!

kat said...

So cute. Love the way you stacked the cages. It made me smile, thanks.

Rhonda Langley said...

Great use of that stamp set! Love the tipped cages-the saying is perfect!

Kym said...

LOL-love the crooked bird cages! They go so well with the sentiment. Great card Lois!

Elisa said...

Super cute! I've never done that fold, but it doesn't sound too hard. The colors are great, too.

The Country Rose said...

This is so stinkin' cute! I would have never thought to use the bird cages stacked like that.

Barb

angieh29 said...

LOL! Too cute! Great idea to use for that cute stamp set! Thanks for sharing!

Alexandria said...

I love how it looks like the bird cages are about to fall over! Very cute card!!