Thursday, May 01, 2014

Happy Birthday Chickadee!

Happy Birthday Chickadee!
Made this birthday card for my nephew second birthday that is on tomorrow. My brother is having a family birthday dinner for him tomorrow but my family and I could not attend. Thus, I made this card for him instead. Wish him good health!


Seize the Sketch #19
This time, I play with Seize the Sketch #19 as shown above. I rotate the sketch clockwise to fit my images and sentiment bubble.


Close-up : Flags with loose end
The flags are die cut from pattern papers and yellow card stock. Then, they are arranged and attached on a blue card base as in sketch. The flags' tails are not entirely attached to the card base as I want it to lift up a little for dimension.


Close-up : Chickadee in party hat
The chickadee is stamped on a white card stock and colored using Copic markers before adhering onto the card base as in sketch. The party hat is stamped on a scrap white card stock and colored using Copic markers before it is trimmed. Then, it is attached onto the chickadee's head using pop dots.


Close-up : Sentiment in speech bubbles
The sentiment and speech bubble are stamped on a yellow card stock and trimmed accordingly. The word 'chickadee' is stamped using 'selective inking/stamping' method. The speech bubble is later attach onto the right of the white card stock using pop dots which seem the chickadee speaking of it.


Close-up : Googly eyes 
The card is finished with two (2) googly eyes onto the chickadee which just perfect for a two (2) years old kid to play with a little!

Dimension : 10.16cm x 15.24cm or 4" x 6"
Type : Horizontal fold
Inlay : None

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This card is entering the challenge(s) organized by :
1) Seize the Sketch #19 (ends on 12 May 2014)
2) City Crafter Challenge Blog Week 209 - Speech Bubbles (ends on 04 May 2014)
Edit to add : This has card won City Crafter Challenge Blog Week 209 - Speech Bubbles Spotlight Artists Award. Please read here or refer here.
3) Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes (ends on 06 May 2014)

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9 comments:

Ros Crawford said...

This is adorable!! Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!!

Diane Jaquay said...

So cute, love how you turned the sketch on its side!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Cute, thanks for sharing with us at CCCB!

OttawaMom said...

Super cute! Adorable image and bright and cheery colours - perfect for a little boy's birthday card. Thanks so much for joining us at Seize the Birthday!

Anna Rogalska said...

So cute!!!Thanks so much for playing along at CCCB!

Vicki Dutcher said...

Fun flipped version of the sketch~ love the bird! Thanks for joining in with Seize the Sketch~

Charlene said...

Very cute! Thanks so much for playing along this week at CCCB :-)

Janet Zeppa said...

Perfect for a little boys card! I love the googly eyes too!!
I'm so glad you played along with us at Seize the Birthday!!

Sherry Eckblad said...

Love the googly eyes on your little chick.
Thanks for joining us at STS!

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