Friday, June 15, 2018

Summertime Fun

Hello All, today a new challenge theme is
up and running at the Dies R Us challenge blog
and the theme is 'Summertime Fun'!

Well, that is a pretty wide open choice, making this challenge a super easy one!

I went with 'bird watching', 
a bit different then the usual.
I don't know about you, but I just love when all the birdies
return back in the Spring/Summer and love to just sit and watch all their antics,
let alone their chit chat and song!

A perfect die for my card I thought was 

I colored the die in with Copics, 
added a bit of blush to her cheeks, 
gems to her dress and pearls to the flowers.
I backed the die cut using
which almost fit perfectly behind it.

Tucked behind, I added
and a few flying birds from the 

Make sure and head on over to the
Dies R Us Challenge blog and see what
the Design Team has to inspire you
and why not join in with us, after all
YOU could win a gift certificate to the DRU store!


aussie aNNie said...

Gorgeous dies Diane, love this one.x

meg said...

Wonderful use of dies to create a beautiful scene

Darlene said...

Fabulous! What an awesome scene you have created with these dies! Love all the birdies! Great job!

Sherri said...

Love these dies & they may have to go on my wish list now. I have 3 feeders so am also a bird watcher! Great card!

Maria said...

What a sweet card with the adorable girl die! Love the pretty flowers and sweet birds, too! You created a lovely summer scene!!

Donna Phelan said...

Oh she is sweet, walking through the garden communing with nature! How better to spend a summer day!

Verna Angerhofer said...

Beautiful die and I love the coloring of it too. Bird watching is done a lot around our area by some folks so this is a great summer event.

Lisa said...

This is so beautiful!! I love the details you added to the gorgeous die!! The bluebirds fluttering about are fabulous!! Love this!! Have a great weekend!! Big hugs :)

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Leslie Miller said...

What a pretty die and I love the name of it! Beautifully designed card, Diane. So very much like summer in the garden. I so enjoy the birds!

Kathy Krug said...

Love the die and how you colored it. The addition of the bird house and the birds is perfect.

laurie said...

The dies look so pretty colored...soft and beautiful. Awesome summertime card!

Birgit said...

Oh my goodness, this is totally sweet Diane! What a darling die cut this is. The pastel colors you used make this perfecly dreamy.