Tuesday, February 12

Sweet 'n Sassy February Release Blog Hop Day 4: Springtime Sparrows

Welcome to Day #4 of your February Release Features!
Today's featured set is...

It wouldn't be Springtime without beautiful birds and blooming trees.  This wonderful set reminds us how special we are to God and will encourage your loved ones to feels the same way.
  • Set includes 1 image and 6 sentiments 
  • Set measures approximately 6"x4"
  • Image measures approximately 3" x 2 1/2"
  • Illustrated by Chris Dickinson
  • Cost is $15
This is the card I created.

  • Make card base from White cardstock. 5" square.
  • Mat Red Cardstock and Patterned Paper (Cashmere Dame Collection by Glitz), die-cut a scallop border from Light Blue Cardstock and add it to panel, add zig-zag stitches.
  • Stamp image on White Cardstock in Memento Tuxedo Black, color image with markers. Die-cut it with Rectangle Nestabilities.
  • Stamp sentiment on White Cardstock in Black Archival Ink, use one of Decorative Plaque Dies, cut it to fit on card. Add image to card panel.
  • Add bow to card.
  • Add Star Dust Stickles to birds and Ruby Liquid Pearls to flowers.

Check out some of the fabulous samples made by our talented DT in the thumbnails below.
Be sure to leave a comment of each of the blogs along your journey because we're giving away this adorable stamp set to one lucky commenter!  

The deadline to comment for a chance to win is midnight EST Wednesday, February 13th.  The list of winners will be announced on our website homepage on Thursday, February 14th.
Thanks so much for joining us! 
Enjoy the hop!


  1. beautiful. The stitching on your card is perfect and the red pearled centres are so pretty!

  2. GORGEOUS colors and design, Gio! Love how you used just a portion of the decorative plaque die for the sentiment...I will have to remember that! Hugs!

  3. GORGEOUS colors and design, Gio! Love how you used just a portion of the decorative plaque die for the sentiment...I will have to remember that! Hugs!

  4. Beatiful! I love the colors, and the sparkle on the birds is just lovely!

  5. Your perfect sewing and gentle sponging (the faint grey around the birds is subtle but stunning!) Giovana. That touch of sparkle you added to the birdies is the perfect touch. Just beautiful!
    ~ Meredith

  6. Beautiful card! I love the papers you used. What a great stamp set! :)

  7. Love how you colored the birds! they are so striking. the flowers too with that pop of red in the center. thanks for sharing, many blessings to you.

  8. Beautiful coloring on the birds and love the liquid pearls...also that's a great sentiment!!

  9. Beautiful card. Wonderful coloring. Like all the bright colors.

  10. this is so beautiful. i like your placement of the scallop

  11. Beautiful card! Love the big bow and layout!

  12. Very pretty--I like your use of liquid pearls for the flowers.

  13. Beautiful card! Love the coloring on the image and your background paper is so pretty! God Bless!!

  14. Love the card.

    craftymom205 at yahoo dot com

  15. Beautiful card love the stitching and I love birds, thanks for sharing...

  16. A mi me fascinan las aves!!
    Y esta tarjeta te quedo bellisima!!!
    Flor DToscana
    Desde El Salvador,C.A.

  17. The colorful background floral paper warms this card up and makes it more personal. Adorable!