16 Dec 2017

Less is More #359 - Birds / Feathers


Hi there,

A very short and sweet post from me today as I am still chasing my tail in the run-up to Christmas. Our theme at Less is More this week is Birds / Feathers.

My card is a simple stamp it and water colour it card featuring the bird crazy stamp set. At first I only had the bird on the card but I thought he was obviously looking wistfully at something, so as my Santa sleigh stamps were all a little too large I decided to add a simple star. I wonder if his Christmas wish will come true?

I'm entering this into:
4 Crafty Chicks #381 - Christmas /Winter Critters
CAS on Friday #123 - Christmas
CRAFT Challenge  14 December - Christmas
Paperminutes #516 - Christmas Caps
The Merry Christmas Challenge #47 - Anything Goes + Christmas
The Sisterhood of Crafters - All About Christmas
Watercooler Wednesdays WWC149 - Occasions

You can see the fantastic card that our guest designer Michelle Wallace (our October winner) has made for us by clicking on her name, and if you pop over to the challenge blog  as well, all the awesome cards from the design team are there.
That's it from me for now. Thank you for stopping by and I hope to see you again soon.

Hugs,
Sharon xx

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15 comments:

Nonni said...

I sure hope his Christmas wish comes true, he looks so cute he deserves to get what he wants! :) Fun water color card, I love the simple layout and square shape. Your blending of colors looks super!

Heidi Weaver said...

Well Sharon, I wish I could do as beautiful work when I'm chasing my tail! Love that image of the anxious looking little bird with the Santa hat on its head. Great job colouring! And I do hope his wish comes true so he can stop looking so anxious. Thanks so much for joining our Watercooler Wednesday Challenge this week.

Janette said...

Really cute and sweet card, thanks for sharing with us at the CRAFT challenge this week..x

Heidi said...

Jaaaa - ein crazy bird mit Weihnachtsmütze gehört auch dazu!
Danke für's Mitmachen bei Paperminutes!

Liebe Grüße -
Heidi.

Sazzle Dazzle said...

WOW! Superb colouring Sharon and those Crazy birds have the cutes and most fun expressions on their little faces! You can't help but love them! Super CAS and adorable as ever. Hope you have a good week and not too hectic! xx

Darlene said...

OMG so cute and just perfect!!! Happy Holidays to you & yours! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Christmas’ challenge and please come back again soon!
Darlene
one of the 'Sistahs'
The Sisterhood of Crafters
DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit!

Izzy Scrap said...

This little birdy is so funny with its adorable face ! Butter wouldn't melt in its mouth ! Your watercoloring is just amazing, I'm in awe of your soft blue background ! Absolutely fabulous ! Have a great weekend and a fabulous week ! Hugs xx

Leanne said...

Thank you for sharing this card with us at 4 Crafty Chicks, love it, so cool.

Leanne DT/4CC

Trina P. said...

Adorable card, Sharon. Beautiful watercolouring and great idea to add the star... completes the scene perfectly. Love it! Have a wonderful week. xx

Penny Hanuszak said...

Sharon, thank you for joining us this week at Watercooler Wednesday! Your sweet santa bird is such a great image and gives you a lotta mileage on this clean and simple card. Love the watercolouring and your layers. Beautiful!

Susan said...

Ha ha ha...such a fun card! Love it!

Julie said...

What a cute holiday card.
Thanks for joining us at The Merry Christmas Challenge
Julie T

Sheryl said...

A lovely card.
Thank you for joining our Christmas Challenge at CRAFT.
Hugs Sheryl DT member xx

Debbie Mageed said...

Such an adorable CAS card! Those are definitely the hardest to pull off well and yours is perfect! Thank you for playing with us at the Sisterhood of Crafters and hope you will join us again next year! Happy Holidays!

Neets B said...

Sorry I'm so late, hunnie! I love this little guy (I think I must be one of the only people that doesn't have these bird stamps! lol) and love the classic layout. The blue wash is lovely and the slim red border ties it all together wonderfully xx