When I received the new blanks and Bezel matching dies from Spellbinders I had to try them out right away.  I used the Birds one die to cut patterned paper. The edges were sanded before the pieces were adhered to Bird blanks.  Brown cardstock was cut and embossed with the branch die from Cherry Blossoms.

Corrugated cardboard was cut with the largest of the new Heart One dies. The cardboard was painted with Snow Cap Paint Dabber and then sanded. The heart was adhered to white cardstock and cut out before the branch and birds were adhered in it’s center.

A 1 3/4″ x 5 1/2″ piece of Winter Fun patterned paper was adhered to a 3 1/2″ x 5 1/2″ of patterned paper from the same paper pack. Seam binding was tied around the vertical strip and topped with a button, tied on with Linen Thread.

A sentiment from GinaK. Designs Mistletoe Memories was inked with Wheat and Jumbo Java VersaMagic ink on white cardstock and cut out. It was adhered next to the seam binding bow.

The top right and bottom left corner were rounded before Washi tape topped with a button on the top right finish off the card.

Thanks so much for stopping by! Have a wonderful day!
Hugs and smiles

Beate

Stay at Home Mom of Three, Splitcoast Team Member and Copic and Spellbinders die Lover.

22 Responses to “Love Birds”

  1. Beautiful card Beate!!
    God Bless :)

  2. Very nice card Beate.

  3. These little lovebirds are so precious, Beate! I love the texture on the heart, and the way you had the ribbon and the paper panel intersect. Gorgeous colors, too!

  4. This is absolutely stunning, Beate!! I love the sweet birds and the beautiful heart!! The layers and design are so fabulous!! What a gorgeous card!! Happy Monday :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid’s Crafts

  5. Adorable card. The washi tape is a nice touch.

  6. Love what you did with these fun new dies! How creative to combine the bird and heart dies with the branch to make your very own love birds. Super design and papers too. Another inspiring post, Beate!

  7. This is so cool! I love it!

  8. This is so pretty…love the color combo!

  9. What a romantic little card, Beate.

  10. Oh LOVE this! That distressed heart is awesome!

  11. Your card is simply devine, Beate. I love all the fabulous texture.
    Sorry I haven’t been to visit for a while…things have been very disruptive here for the past few weeks xx

  12. just darling, love the corrugated heart behind the birds and I just bought that die set, now you have me wanting to give it a go, like the washi tape tab with button!

  13. My attempts at distressed style never look as nice as yours….just cannot get away from my clean and simple style. Your card is really pretty.

  14. What a ‘tweet’ card! The love-birds are such a delightful image for this beautiful card! Love it when you get new dies to play with! Thanks for sharing :)

  15. This is so pretty! I love the bits of pink and that corrugated die cut heart. :)

  16. Love…love…the heart…and the whole card too….tfs

  17. What darling birds Beate. Love the cardboard heart too. :)

    Hugs~

  18. awww… this is so sweet! lovely card, Beate!

  19. this is so pretty-I love it

  20. Your work always brightens my day. You are so talented! Thanks for sharing!

  21. Sweet! Great texture :)

  22. Step 1: Cut the grey cardstock to 8.5×11 inches. Then cut the white cardstock slightly smaller than the grey cardstock. Cut each of the patterned papers 3×8 inches (change length of each if desired).

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