Monday, August 23, 2010

A Patriotic Bird

My blogging friend Mary Marsh is hosting the Our Daily Bread Designs - In Time: On Assignment Challenge (SNTODBD16) The challenge is to use ODBD stamps and to use a bird with a seasonal theme.

So I thought I'd join in the fun! Since I have the "In God We Trust' ODBD stamp set - I made my bird card with a Patriotic Theme using red, white and blue.

Check out Mary's Our Daily Bread Designs challenge here: for all the details and to see what you can win!

Stamps: Our Daily Bread Designs: In God We Trust
Paper: Vintage Cream, Enchanted Evening, Pure Poppy - PTI, DP Basic Grey/Infuse
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Ranger Distress - Worn Lipstick
Accessories: Fancy tags Spellbinders, foam dimensionals, copic E09, Sticky Pearl -Michaels, Tim Holtz Alterations Bird die, Nestabilities Big Scalloped circle & Pinking Circles, wrinkled seam binding.

14 comments:

velta said...

I am loving the colors here Julia! Your use of nesties is very inspiring...TFS!

Sharli said...

Wonderful! I love the intricate scrollwork and the shape of the card - the colors and the bird - the sentiment (oh well, I guess I love it all!!!)

HUGS!

Ros said...

Hi ... Thanks so much for taking the time to leave me a comment ... so glad you did as I could link back and see you beautiful work! Have a lovely day

Lisa Lara said...

This is cool Julia. Reminds me of folk art.

Bonnie McLain said...

Great Card Julia... love the colors you have used... and then whole card for Mary's challenge is great... I am waiting on an envelope from Mary so I can do one too.. Great Card..

Chrissy D said...

Gorgeous - love the shape of the card and the pretty flourishy frame! Thank you for playing on in the ODBD Stamping In Time Challenge!

Riet said...

Ohhh wowwww Julia,This is so wonderful.

Hugs Riet.xx

Mona L. Pendleton said...

What a lovely card Julia! Love that sentiment showcased on that gorgeous scroll!

*Vicki* said...

WOW!! What a gorgeous card!! Love yoru colors and design!! HUGs

Bev J. said...

Love that verse and the shape of your card-different. tfs

Betty Wright said...

Julia, this is wonderful! Beautiful colors and the red bird is fantastic! Lovely scripture card! Thanks so much for playing Stamping In Time!

maryr917 said...

this is an awesome patriotic card julia-love the nesties shape you used-it really sets the card off-thanks for taking part in the challenge

Joan Ervin said...

This turned out beautifully, Julia!!! Love the scrappy look with that pretty red bird and the great round design!!!!

Steph Zerbe said...

Ohhh, go gorgeous! Love the birdy!