Friday, April 29, 2011

JAI 66 - Just Add a Flower

JAI 66 - Just Add a Flower ...


... for Mother's Day.



Why don't you pop on over to Just Add Ink to check out the amazing Design Team Inspiration, make a card for mum, pop a flower on it and enter it into this week's challenge! (Mother's Day is on the 8th May)


Project Recipe:
Card Stock: Soft Suede, Basic Black, Whisper White, Crumb Cake, Baja Breeze, So Saffron
Ink: Soft Suede
SU P
unches: XL Two-Step Bird, Heart to Heart, XL Scallop Circle, 1 3/4", 1 3/8" and 1" Circle Punches
Accessories: Top Note Die, Antique Brad, Stamping Sponge
Non-SU: Blue and white spotty tissue paper


CARD DIMENSIONS:
10cm x 21cm (scored at 11cms)
4" x 8 1/4" (scored at 4 1/4")


I first saw this absolutely adorable punch art owl on Dawn Griffith's blog. She had received it as a swap from a lady called Mary Rager. I totally fell in love with this cute little guy and just had to go out and make one straight away. I used some different punches than the ones suggested and made it into a card rather than a 'cover' for a match box.

While trying to work out how to put him together, I decided to pop a flower on his belly (made with the same scallop flower punch) to fit in with today's JAI submission.

As I was linking back to give credit, I discovered that the original punch art was actually designed by a very creative lady by the name of Angela Purdie at Kinta Kards. If you love 'Punch Art', you should check out the amazing tutorials that she has for sale! She's so .... talented!


Thanks for stopping by. Have a lovely weekend.

9 comments:

Folly said...

Bronwyn, this owl is so, so cute! I love the flower on his belly. :-)
Michelle.

Dee in N.H. said...

How cute! I love him!

Andrea L - EnchantINK said...

Amazing Bronwyn! I always find a new and exciting idea whenever I visit your blog! And ... here is another! Fabulous design. TFS Hugs xxaxx

Lezlie Sherman said...

Bronwyn,
This card is so cute! I love not only the owl but also the flower! This is whimsical and makes me smile! Love it....

Kathy @ Stamping Still said...

Gorgeous owl and flower Bronwyn.
Another brilliant card from you!

Patrice said...

He's so cute Bron, I love his big blue eyes.

Nikki Spencer said...

Hoo..could resist those eyes! Very cute!

KimB said...

Absolutely super cute Bron - this is one I will have to recreate!! Love him and that gorgeous fluffy flower!
Kim

Kylie Scott said...

So cute!!!! I definately have to have a go at him.

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