Friday, December 13, 2013

Another Penny Black Christmas card

Welcome!  Today I'm featuring another Penny Black stamp that was introduced this year, called Robin's Wish.  I love the primitive, retro style of it!

PB Dec 3

I stamped the bird and branch in brown ink and the holly leaf in green, then minimally-colored the bird with some markers.  I stamped the sentiment from the same set in red ink, and cut out my panel using a Spellbinder's Labels Eighteen.  Next I used that same die to trace and fussy-cut  a red label to frame my panel, and then affixed it to my card with the holly background paper.  And I used lots of tiny red pearls as my berries. 

Because this stamp is such a simple design, it is a great one to use when you need a fast card!  

Thanks for visiting me today - have a great weekend!

10 comments:

  1. Sweet little bird, and the berry/pearls make it something special!

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  2. Very cute Lin, love all of the little red pearls!

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  3. Love that stamp and your design is so pretty!

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  4. This is so pretty Lin - I love that little birdie and your berries add wonderful dimension ;)
    Rx

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  5. Oh my gosh, Lin - this is so sweet - from the pretty paper to that adorable bird. Perfect embellishing too :)

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  6. Love the card,Lin. There is something about birds on winter cards that just makes me smile! Love the colors!

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  7. Wonderfully sweet, Lin - what a great design and use of that old-fashioned paper. This little guy just makes me smile - and I love the berries.

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