Saturday, October 23, 2010

A Cardinal Christmas

This is my card for the sketch over at Stamping 411.  The cardinal was stamped twice and cut out and popped up, the berries, are colored then a drop of crystal effects on them to give them some shine.

The items used for this card.
Stamps: Cardinal Christmas
Ink: Cherry Cobbler, Cajun Craze, Old Olive, Always Artichoke
Card Stock: Whisper White, All Natural White, Cherry Cobbler, Always Artichoke
Accessories: Vintage Wallpaper E. F., Cherry Cobbler Seam Binding, Big Shot, Crystal Effects,
Paper Snips, Paper Cutter, Dimensionals, Snail Adhesive.

Thanks for looking


  1. Cindy this is GORGEOUS!!!! You really went the extra mile for this one. Popped up image, crystal effects's so worth it. Thanks for sharing this with all of us over at Stamping 411!

  2. Stunning! I love the diamond shape behind the cardinal, and the crystal effects on the berries, great touch!!

  3. Cindy- this is absolutely beautiful! I also love the diamond shape layer behind the cardinal and all of the texture- great card!

  4. Cindy, this is stunning! Love all the detail work you've added to this card!

  5. Rich and beautiful ~ this bird has never been my favorite, but I just LOVE What YOU did with it!