Friday, January 29, 2016

Stampendous and May Arts Finale!

Here we are at the final day of the  Stampendous and May Arts blog hop!  Both teams have been sharing some wonderful creations this week with the products from these two great companies.

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Today I'm sharing a beautiful image from the Stampendous January 2016 catalog. This fabulous Fairy Aviary stamp (CRR245) is gorgeous and easy to color and embellish, especially when you have the lovely ribbons from May Arts.

CRR245 Cling Fairy Aviary
MPW811 Mixed Media White Paper
MEM01 Memento™ Tuxedo Black Ink by Tsukineko®
Acrylic Handle
GM220U Crystal Ultrfine Glitter

My Colors Cardstock Waterside Fern
Canvas Corp Cardstock Black and Ivory Zig Zag Reverse
Copic Sketch Markers - BV0000, BV00, BV02, YG11, YG03, YG06, YG17, E51, E95, E31, E33, E37, B0000, B02, T0, T1, T2, W2, Y17, Y26, R29, 100
May Arts Ribbon
Scotch Quick-Dry Adhesive
Double-sided tape


Step 1:  Fold a 7" x 10" piece of light green cardstock in half to form an A7 card

Step 2:  Stamp the Fairy Aviary on a 3 3/4" x 5 1/4" piece of Mixed Media White Paper with Memento Tuxedo Black and color with Copic markers

Step 3:   Cut a 4 1/4" x 5 3/4" piece of the Canvas Corp black and white paper and edge with a black marker

Step 4:  Adhere the Fairy to the black mat, then tie a purple ribbon around the two layers and make a bow near the lower left side, add a small piece of green curly ribbon

Step 5:  Adhere the image to the card front

Step 6: Use a small brush to brush a thin coat of glue to the wings and sprinkle with Crystal glitter, let dry

Thanks for a great week! Here's the grand finale list:

Louise Healy

Happy Creating,


Sabrina said...

Such a great card!!!

Unknown said...

Your ribbon is gorgeous and this stamp is darling!

barbara macaskill said...

Beautiful! I love all the greenery around the cage and your ribbon placement is yummy!!! I definitely need to add this stamp to my stash! TFS!

D.Ann C said...

She has absolutely gorgeous wings and the ribbons complement them fabulously!

cghundley said...

How charming and
so pretty! Love
the bird nest.
Carla from Utah

Mary Holshouser said...

I love this stamp.
You did a wonderful job of coloring.
thanks for sharing a beautiful card.

Sue D said...

So pretty--I like your coloring and ribbon treatment.

McStamper said...

Great card.

Judy said...

This new stamp is so unusual. I love how you used it on your card. Thanks for sharing.

Shari said...

So pretty. Thank you for sharing. ♥♥♥

Kate Pape said...

I really like this Aviary Fairy stamp - and the beautiful coloring job.

Viki Banaszak said...

Such a beautiful card! I love the way you colored it!

Jean said...

Just gorgeous!

Helen Gullett said...

What a beautiful card!

Linsey R said...

I love that stamp so much and your card showcases it beautifully!!!

Stampendous said...

A delightful colored birdhouse and robin's nest, Louise. I'm not sure if you meant it, but the ribbon treatment has a great effect to it with the foliage of the stamp. Thank you for sharing!