Thursday, July 26, 2012

Stampendous Catalog Week: Snowbird Altered Art

Welcome back for Day 4 of Stampendous Catalog Release Week! Today I'm sharing one of my favorite stamps...Snowbird Cling. 


Supplies Used:
May Arts ribbon
Versamark & Memento ink (Tsukineko)
Distress Ink Broken China and Faded Jeans (Ranger)
Copics
Glossy Accents (Ranger)
wood blank and stand
acrylic paint
sheet music


Directions:
1. Adhere sheet music to wood blank. Sand edges. 
2. Apply Distress ink to sheet music with a blending tool. Splatter water and allow to dry to achieve white splotches. 
3. Stamp bird image. Color and cut out. Adhere to sheet music. 
4. Ink edges of wood piece with Versamark and add layers of Shabby Blue Embossing Powder and Silver Crushed Glass Glitter. 
5. Apply Glossy Accents to berries and allow to dry. 
6. Embellish with ribbon.



How do you win it? It's easy! One of the featured bloggers today will be choosing a random commenter from her blog, and that lucky person will be announced on the Stampendous blog tomorrow. The more places you leave a comment, the better your chances are to win! Below is the list of team members who are sharing inspiration today:

Stampendous Impressions
Jennifer Ingle
Kristine Reynolds
Jennifer Dove 
Lynn Mercurio
Taylor Usry (has additional blog candy)
Jan Garber
Susie Moore
Lea Kimmel
Rhea Weigand
Wendy Price
Janelle Stollfus
Suzanne Czosek 
Tenia Nelson

30 comments:

craftymom205 said...

Beautiful card.

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Mary Dawn said...

goodness, you brought him to life! just gorgeous

richardbreaks said...

Snow, birds, and berries. Three of my favorite winter things. Beautiful job!

Jacky said...

Great coloring, love the bird. Lovely card, thank you for sharing!

Jingle said...

He's so FLUFFY!!!! :) LOVE this! Just gorgeous!

Cheryl Hutcherson said...

This is gorgeous!!

Linda R. said...

Beautiful. Love your sheet music background and the little bird is colored so beautifully!

Lynn Mercurio said...

This is so adorable Wendy. Love the embossed/glittered edges, and your holly berries look good enough to eat. Fantastic dimension!

Mary-Anne V said...

Beautiful card...the bird looks so realistic!

Carol said...

Beautiful card and stamp as I love birds!!

Chris D. said...

Gorgeous work! Love love love it!

jordanbev5 said...

This is just simply beautiful!

Tenia Nelson said...

This is gorgeous!!!

StampendousGraphics said...

Love this piece. It's so wintery, yet he looks so warm and cuddly. Fantastic work, Wendy, as always! Thanks so much!!

Robin said...

Just beautiful. I love the effects you achieved. Hugs, Robin

Miriam Prantner said...

That bird almost glows. So sweet and the glossy accents on the berries are perfect! Gorgeous cards!

Renee said...

Fabulous!

Jan Garber said...

Ahhh...this is so sweet! The added glitter is gorgeous! Your card brings winter to Arizona. Thanks!

Indy said...

Spectacular!

Pam Hornschu said...

Another fabulous "Wendy-bird"! Gorgeous colors, love the Glossy Accents on the berries!

Teresa Godines #6857 said...

Beautiful!! Love that bow... I wish I could tie bows like that. TFS

bzyPTmom said...

Oh, this one caught my breath--it's so pretty! Just perfect--with the music notes, just makes it! Makes my hear sing!

Sue D said...

This is so pretty and such a sweet little bird.

Paper Therapy Ponderings said...

love that project - what a cute bird

Barb Housner

christi said...

wow, this is adorable. what a creative mind you have.

Colleen said...

Adorable :)

Karenladd said...

Wow, so beautiful! I love the way you colored this little bird!

Renee said...

Oh the crushed glass, glossy accents and teal and red combo has won my heart!!! That bird helped a little too ;) FAB project!

Melinda Gleissner said...

Wendy, you make it look so easy. This is beautiful! I love how you used the embossing powder and glass glitter to frame the image.

Denny said...

I love how your fuzzy little bird just pops off the page even though you did not add any foam dots underneath and the pale blue undertone for the whole project is just perfect.