Saturday, March 5, 2016

It's Easy Being Green

Dear Ones~
Well, it's been a few days since I posted anything, but I have been busy at work creating some new things. This card is green.....all green....and I don't really love it. I love the green part, just not the card itself. But there you just are and that's all I have to say about that. We all have our ugly card moments, lol.

I wanted to use this sketch from the My Favorite Things Sketch Challenge:

I also wanted to enter this Double "D" Photo Challenge:
So here's my card, don't judge:
 As you can see, the Double "D" Challenge is to make a green card with just a pop of red. I have been so in love with the W Plus 9 Happy Birds Stamp set, these images just make me smile. So I had to use them again on this card. I made my own tag, embossed with a Paper Studio Embossing Folder and sponged with Distress Inks. Oh, and how do you like the new Vuvo Crystal Drops? I just got a bunch of colors; here I used the bright green. They take the place of enamel dots, you use them like Liquid Pearls, and they are a dream!! I LOVE them!!!!

Here are the Ingredients:
GKD Fresh Asparagus and Ivory Card Stock
Paper Studios Embossing Folder, sorry, don't know the name
Recollections Habitat Patterned Paper
W Plus 9 Happy Birds Stamp Set & Companion Dies
Tim Holtz Scribbles and Splat Die
Distress Inks
Cheery Lynn Flourish Die
Vuvo Crystal Drops
Enamel Accents
White Gel Pen & Stickles

I will be entering this card in the following challenges:

Double "D" Challenges - Feeling Green
Scrapy Land - Anything Goes with a Die
Simon Says Monday - Take a Leap into the Unknown 
                                (my new Crystal Drops) 
Simon Says Wednesday - Touchy Feely, Add Some Texture

Thanks for stopping by, I adore your comments. And for those of you who live in states that participate in Daylight Savings Time, a week from tomorrow is the turn over. Spring forward, my friends! Spring is coming, spring is coming!!!! 
 
 
 

15 comments:

  1. LOL ... what a fun stamp set and great card Judy! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Feeling GREEN’ Challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS

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  2. Well, I love it. The different shades of green are really pretty and those birds are adorable! Love the pop of color.

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  3. OH I think it is a fabulous card! Love those little birdies, and that new Vuvo is fabulous, I need more colors! Thank you for joining our Double D 'Feeling Green' challenge!
    Diane DD DT

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  4. It has a TAG!!!....c'mon girl any card/project/creation is awesome when you slap a TAG on it!!! You know I love it! Those birds are quite fun and whacky! I love their faces and how you colored and decorated them! Great shades of green, think you got everyone known to man! :) Okay now I have to go look up Vuvo Crystal Drops.....they do look great though!

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  5. Bright and beautiful...this is so much fun and I love it! Thank you so much for sharing your project and for playing along with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... x

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  6. I love the total look of this card. The textures look like a tree with branches for the birds. They are fun and I can see why you like them. Have you found a replacement for Judy Dots?

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  7. Well, I like it. Love all the texture inn it and of course, those cute birdies too.

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  8. Love all the embossing and the cute birds. This card made me smile.

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  9. Far from an ugly card! Those birds are TOO FUN! Thanks for joining in at DD's

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  10. Ugly??? I think not!! When I first looked at the card, before reading your words, I thought how much I liked it. Those cute birds can't make a card ugly...nor can you ;)

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  11. You KILL me!!!! LOLOLOLOL!!! It is NOT an ugly moment or card (belly laughing)!!!! And yes, the birdies are so chic - I love seeing them. Your card is not uglyyyyy! I'll show you some ugly!!!!

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  12. such a fun take on the sketch! thank you for playing along with us at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!!

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  13. Judy you are being too hard on yourself...I think it looks super gorgeous and very cute with the colorful birdies and I do love the shades of green you have used
    Ps : I am having a celebration on my blog with prizes...would love to have you join in.Here is the link : 5 Million Page-views Celebration

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  14. Oh wow this is so cute - love this. Thanks for sharing with us at Double "D" Challenges.
    Amelia (Double "D" Challenge Design Team)

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