Thursday, January 21, 2010

Let The Peeks Begin!

goldfinch blk

Are you a bird watcher? A bird lover? Then you are going to LOVE this next Our Daily Bread designs release!! A bird set. This one is called He Watches Me.

WT254 Goldfinch This was drawn as a Sparrow...which is a type of Finch right? So I just colored this one like a Goldfinch! They do love Thistle seed!
It's yesterday's Sketch and today's Ways to Use It challenge on Splitcoast. The WT... Cut It Out.

goldfinch popup Stamped it twice, cut out the bird and popped it up. I put a dab of glue at his leg where he's perched on the thistle, more realistic ya know...teehee.
It's colored with Copics with white gel pen highlights and a little Spica black gel pen on the eye.

stamps: he watches me
paper: georgia pacific white, basic grey origins, daisy d's
ink: memento tuxedo black, ranger distress shabby shutters, broken china, tea dye
other: copics, inkssentials white gel pen, spica black gel pen, photo corners, foam dimensionals

This Saturday Our Daily Bread Designs is introducing it's very own challenge team with an blog hop/scavenger hunt.  You don't want miss a chance to have some fun viewing the new challenge teams creations or play in the scavenger hunt and maybe even win a prize....The blog hop scavenger hunt will be from Sat., January 23 at 8 a.m. at the Our Daily Bread blog and end on Thursday January 28 so you have plenty of time to play along.  We hope to see you there!

Thanks for stopping!

Dawn

10 comments :

Stamp Talk with Tosh said...

Gorgeous coloring LM!! LOVE that bird.

- dlm. said...

Your use of colour is, as always, absolutely amazing! I love the thistle...it looks so realistic.

Danni said...

Just gorgeous!!

Joanne (jojot) said...

that's the fun thing about stamping....you don't have to use real life colors...you can bw whimsical with coloring too.....

Grace said...

Dawn this is colored to perfection! I had thought too this would be great as a gold finch because of the thistle! Love how you popped him up! I'm soooo excited about these new sets!!

Mel M. M. McCarthy said...

Out of this world beautiful! That bird is so sweet and your colouring makes him SING! teehee. That thistle is incredible & i LOVE the dimension too. Can't wait to see the rest of the peeks! ;O)

Deborah Saaranen said...

Oh Dawn...this is just amazing--all of your coloring is over the top fabulous...this bird is a perfect example of that! Wow!

Mina said...

beautiful card Dawn, the bird is gorgeous
Mina xxx

Julie- justwritedesigns said...

This is just beautiful, Dawn! I love birds and you've done such a marvelous job coloring this little finch.

Laurie in MN said...

Your card is the first using yellow for the finch. I love your card.