Thursday, March 19, 2015

Lucky Bird

This weeks posts are all about our chance meeting with a man and his bird. My daughter took this photo of the parrot. He was bright, friendly, and so pretty. Not to mention simply
ADORED by his owner.
 This is my entry for Red Carpet Studios #95
~ Lucky Bird ~
I have been tying to figure out how to make a bubble look on my layouts that enhances a shiny spot of color. For this project I used Photo Bead Dots with circles of silver paper.
This layout is my entry for

I used washi tape to replace the border strips on this sketch as well as add vertical interest under the photo.
This is also an entry for The Mixed Media Monthly Challenge #10
This theme is illustrated on my layout by the photos, wood birds, bird medallions, and bird washi tape.
Paper:Craft Smith, MME, Echo Park, Momenta, Crate Paper
Washi Tape:Love My Tapes
Emboissing Powder:WOW
Pigment Ink:Clearsnap
Stamp:Pink Paislee, MME
Alpha:American Crafts
Bird Embellies:Momenta
Large Flowers:Petaloo
Paper Roses:Recollections
Photo Bead Dots, Trim:Stash
Mist:Heidi Swapp
Gold Netting:May Arts Ribbon

Scrap On!



  1. Gorgeous!! Love it all! Thank you for joining us at Skechabilities!

  2. Visiting after entering at RCS. Wonderful photo & layout of the bird. Like all the embellishments.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

  3. so luckyyyyyyy!!!! cute!!!! Thank you for joining our sketch at Sketchabilities!!!!!

  4. Very beautiful page! I love this bird!!! And the color combonation is amazing! Thanks for playing along this month at Sketchabilities!

  5. You made a layout as beautiful as that bird! Love the mix of colors and elements. Another great scrapbook page! Thanks so much for sharing it over at Red Carpet Studios!

  6. What a great layout! I love the little wooden birds and the washi tape. Thanks so much for joining us this month at The Mixed Media Monthly Challenge.

  7. Lovely layout! Love the green flowers and washi tape and how they tie into the pic of the bird. Thanks for joining us at The Mixed Media Monthly Challenge!

  8. Awesome layout, great texture. just love it.
    Thanks for sharing with us over at Red Carpet Studio!

  9. beautiful layout! love the 'bubbles' you made! Thank you so much for playing with the Mixed Media Monthly Challenge!