Monday, 3 October 2016

Another Tweet Christmas card

I can't help it, I just ADORE the Woodware robins stamp set!

This time I've used just one of the cheeky little chaps, carrying a holly leaf in his beak. The branch is stamped with a stamp that actually has lots of leaves on it, but they are obviously deciduous leaves that wouldn't be around at Christmas time, so I covered the leaves up with masking tape before inking the stamp. The  resulting branch didn't look "twiggy" enough, so I used a marker pen to twigify it up a bit. Then I added a touch of frost and some icicles using Stickles - it is actually white but on the photo it seems to be reflecting the red and brown of the image. Oh well at least the sparkle shows - you can't win really when it comes to photographing glitter!

I am sharing this with:

Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra - October
Addicted to stamps and more - Holiday
CASology - Cute 
Fab'n'Funky - Christmas
Just add ink - Wings 


  1. Such a sweet image - and the sparkly icicles are a beautiful touch, Jane! Thanks for playing along with us again at Just Add Ink.

  2. So adorable Jane! I too love your cute robin image and your added sparkles are just gorgeous! Thanks for sharing with us at Just Add Ink this week :-)

  3. Aww he is so sweet, love the sparkly icicles. fab. card.

  4. He's a dear little robin and the glittery branch looks lovely. A lovely CAS Christmas card Jane. Barbxx

  5. Love this little robin, gorgeous card! xxx

  6. Great card, love the ice on the branch. Totally inspired. Thank you for joining in with us at Fab'n'Funky challenges.
    Buffy x

  7. Fabulous card! Love it.

    Thanks for sharing at Fab N Funky.



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