Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Hostessing for Timeless Tuesday This Week!

I am hostessing this week's Flourishes Timeless Tuesday #227 challenge: GOING IN CIRCLES! This is an easy one -- just make a circle card!

I chose Spring is Sprung for my creation today. We still have birds making nests around our yard, and they remind me of the sweet nest in this stamp set. I used my very OLD Creative Memories Circle Cutter to cut this 5.5" circle card and its layers.
I stamped the nest with VersaFine Onyx Black ink onto Classic White cardstock and embossed with Clear embossing powder. I then colored in using the Sky, Pistachio and Terra Cotta Copic Collections.
The sentiment "Tweet" is also stamped in VersaFine on the designer paper itself. I added some Soapstone seam binding, which I crinkled, a paper flower, some rhinestones, and a glittered, punched out bird for my embellishments.

I hope you will come play along! You'll have us "going in circles"!

Please be sure to check out what the rest of the team made!


  1. I love the shabby chic look of this card Judy! And the softness of the colors. Great challenge this week!

  2. What a fun challenge this week, Judy! And the birds are actively building nests here too...I LOVE to watch that! Your card is beautiful! LOVE the shabby feel to it and the pretty colors! :)

  3. I TOTALLY LOOOOOOOOOOOOVE what you've done here Judy!!!!!!!!:) IT'S KINDA "SHABBY CHIC!" (Is that what you'd call it?) IT'S SOOO PRETTY!!!!!!!!!! ALL OF IT!!!!!!!!:)

  4. I loved the circle challenge this week, and your card is gorgeous! I really like the aqua and tan colors together in the coloring of the nest as well as the bow/flower treatment. We've got more birds than usual at my house this year. They are tweeting all night long right outside our bedroom window!

  5. wow Judy, this is fabulous! You really are so versatile!

  6. So very lovely!!
    I love this nest image with three eggs (Like my three "chickadees").

    The touches of color are perfect!
    Wonderfully done!

  7. This is awesome. I love everything about it.

  8. Great card - most of our birds are done nesting, we have little ones flying around now!


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