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Saturday, May 7, 2016

Inky Bird

Hi Everyone,

Lost Coast Designs has a cool challenge going on right now - splash of neon. That's just up my alley! And such a good excuse to pull out my LCD stamps!


I made the background with a Prima stencil, that has triangles in multiple sizes sponging with my Hero Art neon inks. The cool bird is by Lost Coast Design - put a googly eye on him, to make him less scary (mainly did that for Carol Mayne - I did not want to scare her with my card.... ). then sentiment is from Dylusions - I heat embossed it and cut it apart.


Added a strip of PP on the side. 

Linking up with :
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Happy Stamping!

32 comments:

cm said...

Bwahahahahhaha...that googly eye is the perfect addition to "non-scare-ify" your bird! He's quite fabulous - and that's a mighty high compliment coming from the Queen of Bird Terror! Neon triangles = perfect backdrop for your feathered friend! Awesome!
Hugs~c
(ps. Thanks for the Happy Mother's Day wishes, however, I'll have to trade them in for Happy Aunty Day Wishes..only a niece and nephew for me. No kiddos of my own. Then again, I do have my husband who, at times, is one big kid...*grin* Happy Mom's Day to you; hope you're spoiled and pampered to the nth degree!)
Hugs~c

Lee Ann Barrett said...

This is so fun and creative, Cornelia! I love the colors, the triangles, and the fabulous splatters!

cm said...

Thank you for the sweet comment on my butterflies and I LOVE the Mother's Day *revision*, especially the second part! Hahahahaha...
Hugs~c

aufspapiergebracht said...

Guten Morgen Cornelia;))!!
Du spielt immer mit den Farben, dass ist der Wahnsinn!!
Dir einen netten Muttertagstag Elisabeth

Aileen Ryan said...

You must have the most amazing collection of stamps, if I lived near by I would be haunting you to borrow. This one is brilliant googly eye and all and the colour behind wonderful. You never cease to amaze me with your stunning cards..

Ruth said...

I do like the googly eye! Does make him a little less threatening :) Love the neon triangles behind him - really adds that bit of colour. Happy Mother's Day to you! Xx

Maarit at Violets Corner said...

This is hilarious...love it! You've made my day Cornelia.

Love and hugs
Maarit

Flo said...

Der Vogel ist ja klasse!!! Der könnte auch zu mir passen, wie die Faust aufs Auge!!!
Dir auch einen tollen Muttertag,
ganz liebe Grüße

I Card Everyone said...

As I was reading your post, Tom walked by and said: hey that looks like the duck from the Dawn commercial!" He is so astute - and goofy. I for one think this guy is not scary at all, and just as cute, and clever as can be!!! LOve that sentiment!
=]

Monika Reeck said...

cool sponging cool colors and the bird really cute Carol will love this
does she has bday?
Cornelia Happy Mother Day
I start working monday
maybe I will have no time to blog hopping my friends blog
its a new job ...hope you apologized me
see you around maybe today my friend
hugs
Monika

Susanne Vargas said...

Ach, deine Karten sind (fast) immer so lustig. Wie z.B. dieser Vogel mit dem googly eye! Ich liebe den graphischen Dreieckshintergrund und -streifen!

conil said...

Oh dear. That bird...fall down funny with the googly eye. Looks perfect against all those vibrant triangles. And I love that sentiment. Fabulous card.

Gay Peplow said...

How cool is your card? Very!!! Love the splash of neon really brightens it all up and such an inspirational sentiment :D Hi Cornelia, hope all is well with you! :D xx

Joyce said...

Oh, this is so adorable. Love that crazy bird, the bright neon colors, and how you did the sentiment.

Kim Heggins said...

What a fabulous bird...just love it paired with those bright and bold colors. So much fun!

Maike von maikreations said...

Great card! Love the background in combination with your bird! Thank you for joining our "Critters" challenge over at the Challenge Up Your Life blog! Happy crafting, Maike

Anita in France said...

Oh my, Cornelia ... how fantastic is that googly eyed bird with those neons ... fun and vibrant, cool with a sprinkling of the unexpected, brilliantly creative ... and so you! Love it! Hugs, Anita :)

papierelle said...

Ein bisschen gerupft sieht er ja aus, aber lustig!!!
LG Gundi

Suchi said...

So hilarious!! :) :) And inky! ;)
Suchi xx

maria f. said...

Fabulous. Those triangles are perfectly placed and inked and I love the googly eye too!

Nikki W said...

Fabulous. What a great way to highlight the bird with the bright splashes of color in the background. And the eye - LOL. Love it. Thanks for joining us at the Lost Coast Portal to Creativity :)

Julia said...

wow, Cornelia, the bird is real fun. Although he looks a little bit crazy :)
I Also really like your background. Thanks for joining us over at Challenge up your life!

Karen McAlpine said...

The funky bird looks so cute with that fab stenciling!! Great project! Thanks for joining us on the Lost Coast Portal to Creativity challenge.

Nikki Killinger said...

Oh I love this! Fab creation, thank you for joining us at Craft Stamper this month. xx

Linda said...

Love this .... that bird is so cool. Thank you for joining in with the Craft Stamper challenge xx

shirley-bee said...

This is fabulous, Cornelia! I love the bright triangles contrasting with the black and white. Thanks for playing along at Craft Stamper Take It Make It :)

ElizabethR said...

I love this it's great fun, thanks for joining in with us at the Craft Stamper Challenge, Elizabeth x

Sari / Granne said...

Absolutely love this, so many fun and great details that comes together perfectly. Thank you for joining us at Lost Coast Portal To Creativity.

Ellie Knol said...

Gorgeous entry in the Craft Stamper's TIMI challenge this month!
xxxx Ellie Knol xxx

Jannet said...

Many congratulations on your win at Craft Stamper Cornelia. A lovely, jolly bright bird !
Best wishes

Darlene said...

This is so cool...great entry into LCD challenge! I need to get me this stamp!!!

Bobby said...

I love how artsy your card is, Cornelia. That bird is a riot and the neon really makes a statement. I'm just sorry this isn't your card for the ATSM challenge next week. ;)