Wednesday, May 4, 2022

Double D, Birds, Nests, Birdhouses, Birdcages

  Good Morning! 

A brand new Challenge is up and running over at the Double D Challenge Blog

Here is your Inspiration Tile:

Birds, Nests, Birdhouses, Birdcages.

My card:

I used the Altenew Botanical Silhouettes stamps and dies, 
sentiment from the Sweet Friend set.
Spellbinders Standard and Scallop Circle dies.
MFT Itty Bitty Strips die.
Gina K Designs Bird from the Birthday Blessings set.
Amalgam Black, Soft Sky and Wild Wasabi inks.

Floral and Swirl Embossing Folder, debossed side up.
Raffia for nest material.
Studio Katia Wedding Bells Mix embellishments.
Foam Dots.

Please come on over to the Double D Blog and join in all of the FUN!

You'll be glad you did as there is always a pretty prize up for grabs!

Here's the prize for this Challenge: 

Thanks for stopping by!



  1. A beautiuflly created card and LOVE that you used a nest and even soe 'nesting material', how clever!! The blue jays on building a nest on our security light above our deck off the bedroom, what a mess they have made, I should take pictures!! Have a creative day!!

  2. Oh Donna, this is such a pretty card! Love your overall design!! Thanks for beautiful inspiration!

  3. Oh my it is gorgeous, I love the stamping behind the bird, the little nest you gave him and the circle frame with the scallop behind. Pretty embossed background and I just love the touch of the falling leaves!

  4. I needed a closer look at this one! That rafia and the stamping behind the bird is so realistic. It's like a special porthole to the outside. I love everything about this card.

  5. Beautiful!! Very creative using raffia for the bird's nest.

  6. Fantabulous, Donna! So many great elements on this. I love the nest you've created with the circle dies. And awesome dimension!

  7. I love the stamping and embossing behind the circle and the cute nest for the bird. Soooo clever, Great design.

  8. Hi Donna, adorable card, love your style xx

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  10. This is just as sweet as can be Donna! I love your design and that darling little bird in the nest is simply charming.

  11. Well how stinkin' cute is this. I love how that sweet little bird has made a nest in that beautiful circle. Great design here, I just adore it.

  12. This is a really beautiful card Donna, such lovely details to create the overall scene.