Saturday 25 June 2022

Let Your Spirit Soar

Hi crafters!  I started with another background from my pixied stash.  This one used Red Oxide Pixie Sparkles.  I cut five of the Square Postage Stamp Frames in white.  I added them to the background alternating between the square and diamond orientations.  I cut the let Your Spirit Soar sentiment in black and glued it to the smallest centre square.  I cut the flower from the Hummingbird set out of both green and the pixied card.  I cut away the flowers and added them to the green stems and attached them going around the sentiment.  I added two hummingbirds that were cut out of a small piece of Aqua Lagoon pixied card.  The card was completed with white mats and layers.  The finished dimensions are 7 1/4"  x  8"  in size.  All for now, Sue x

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June Smith said...

Morning Sue and all Wilsonettes, oh Sue those humming birds are stunning, you can almost hear the hum from the wings when you look at this sample, love it. A beautiful sample xx

Stay safe, healthy and happy, hugs, June Smith xxx said...

Morning Sue.
Thank you a very pretty card.
Take care and have fun Kitty.

Marie P. from Longridge said...

Good morning Sue and all.
A wonderful card from start to finish.So nice to be getting a collection of cards which are euitable for any gender.
I love those beautiful Hummingbirds and may well start on a new card today.
I am allowed to use the craft room here at the Care Home for which I am truly thankful.
Have a lovely weekend.
Marie P..


Crewe Trish said...

Hello Sue
Another stunning card today those hummingbirds are lovely. Marie I am so glad you can carry on with your card making. Steph sending hugs. Take care everyone x

Barbara Gosden said...

Hi Sue
A lovely card.
B xx

dj from kettering said...

That is good that you can use the craft room, Marie.

Hugs to Steph.

Lovely card today, the background almost looks
Autumn in colour, perhaps it is my pad!!!

Doreen x

Anonymous said...

morning dear sue this is a lovely card great for any gender everyone loves birds and the humming bird is a great. favourite als the colours you have chosen are perfect and the sentiment i love stay safe my friends xxxxxxx steph i miss you so much marie so pleased you can use the craft room great you. can make your cards. xxxxxxxxxJUNE HORROCKS

Ann Topp said...

Good Morning Sue. Another lovely card today using your little birds. I am not usually a lover of bird cards but again you have changed my mind about them. The little humming birds are so cute. Thankyou Sue for everything.
Sending hugs 🤗 and best wishes to everyone who needs them today
Kind regards Ann Toppcards in Leeds

We are celebrating today our two sons and their families are coming to ours today for a barbeque to celebrate our 55th Wedding Anniversary. Praying that the weather stays as nice as this morning.

Please stay safe and well 🙏.

BridgetCG said...

Morning Sue, another super card today, the colours are really striking. Take care and stay safe everyone. Bx

BucksGirl said...

Morning Sue - another gorgeous card! I’ve not used red oxide pixie sparkles but think I will now - such a pretty effect. Love it! Colleen xx

ursula said...

Busy humming bees, beautiful card....luv Ursula xx

Anonymous said...

Hi Sue, another gorgeous ard. Love the colour of the pixies. The Hummung birds are so sweet.

Barbara V

Anonymous said...

the colour combinations with pixie powders is limitless. Lovely card. WakeyL

Pauline Austen said...

Morning Sue,
Another pretty card showcasing your cute little humming birds.
Crafty Hugs,
Pauline x

Crafty Vonnie said...

Good morning Sue,
A beautiful card that suits both male & female, those beautiful little hummingbirds are just adorable. Yvonne xx

lindyloo12Somerset said...

A very uplifting card, love the pixie sparkles background!,

Pat L said...

Hi Sue
Lovely card with the beautiful hummingbirds, the pixie sparkle background is gorgeous

Marie P so glad you are able to use the craft room for your card making
Ann happy anniversary

Love and hugs to everyone

Helen Bell said...

Hi Sue

Cute card with a nice background. Those birds are lovely.

Happy Anniversary Ann and hubby, I hope you have a great day with all your family. x

Love Helen xxx

jean.phillips1 said...

Morning Sue, such a stunning card, love the beautiful background. Love Jean xxx

Lisbeth said...

Hi Sue. I'm not too sure about this one and I can't put my finger on why! All the elements on their own are great and the design is your usual high standard. It may be because of the way the colours have come across quite strangely on my laptop. Sorry.


Eunice Astle said...

Lovely card Sue!!

Maria said...

Hi Sue
Beautiful card and those gorgeous hummingbirds are back, so lovely
Maria x

sued99 said...

Really lovely. X

Fluffycat said...

Hi Sue, a really pretty card and I love the colours used. More Hummingbird inspiration for me :-)

Ann T - Congratulations and Happy Anniversary.
Marie P - so happy for you that you are allowed to continue with your card making.


Judy Hollers said...

A beautiful card done in lovely colors! Hugs.

hazel young said...

Beautiful card Sue xx

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A beautiful card. This set is so useful.
Stephanie K

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