Friday, 21 April 2017

Postcard Swap

This is a postcard I made for a postcard swap on FB and it is 6"x4" and has to be flat to go through the post as a postcard.The card was fist smooshed through left over silver Aztec metallic craft paint -the birds on wire and sentiment were freebie stamps(sent with an order) from Crafty Individuals and the bird in the corner was a Craft Stamper mag freebie,Black soot distress ink round edges and done!.
challenges-
addicted-to-stamps-not a square card
INTAAS-wings
Pammies inky pinkies-ATG
TTCRD-ATG
crafty sentiments-men/boy
Try it on Tuesday-add a quote
the paper shelter-sentimental
Pennys challenges-ATG
creative moments-ATG
the sisterhood of crafters-stamp it
double D-silhouette challenge
word art Wednesday-ATG
MAWTT-birds/feathers
aud sentiments-use a stamped sentiment
QKR Stampede-ATG/feathered friends
craft rocket-inspired by book/movie/The Birds,Alfred Hitchcock
the crafty addicts-add a sentiment
Thank you for dropping by and your comments are much appreciated
Carol x x

31 comments:

  1. A super postcard Carol, such a fabulous background and lovely silhouette images.
    Pauline - Crafting with Cotnob
    x

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  2. A fantastic card project! Great to have you with us over at Try It On Tuesday!

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  3. What a great idea to make your own postcards. This is beautiful :-)

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  4. Just fabulous Carol! Thanks so much for joining in the fun at our Double D ‘Silhouettes’ challenge! We hope you’ll come back often.

    Darlene
    DOUBLE D Challenge Blog
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please stop in for a visit!

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  5. I'm back again with a different DT hat on and still love your postcard! Such a creative idea that looks awesome!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Stamp It’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    Darlene
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit!

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  6. hi there carol ... just loving your super little card ... those birds are sooo cute have a great weekend ... happy crafting and love sandy xx

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  7. You've created a beautiful Postcard Carol. I love the awesome background and the silhouette of the birds against it looks fab! It creates a very atmospheric scene. The quote is wonderful too :-)
    Thanks for joining us at MAWTT for our birds/feathers challenge.
    Hugs Sue B xx

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  8. Very nice. Thanks for joining us at Craft Rocket Challenges. Good luck.
    Bye,Groetjes van Ine (DT)
    http://creaine-cards.blogspot.nl/

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  9. Perfect for our challenge, thanks for joining us at MAWTT with your lovely card, xxx

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  10. Thank you for sharing your lovely crafting for Penny’s challenge 325 – hope to see you again soon – Hazel DT x

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  11. Nice card - love the silhouettes you have used.

    Thanks for playing along with our challenge #36 at Craft Rocket and good luck! Hope you will join us next month again.

    Hugs
    Alex
    *DT* Craft Rocket {#36 – Inspired by a movie / book}
    *DT + Admin* Do-Al(l) Kreatives {#4 – Easter}
    Alex' Kreative Seite


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  12. Very beautiful! Thanks for joining us at Crafty Sentiments this week! Anna

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  13. Sweet birdie Carol..what a lovely postcard...May I exchange cards with you...when is your birthday?
    Hugs
    Monika

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  14. Great idea!! This turned out really nice, I love the smooshing & birds. It makes me want to try it in all different colors!! Thanks for the inspiration! And thanks for playing along with us at PIP Challenges!!

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  15. Very pretty postcard, how fun! Thank you for joining our challenge at The Sisterhood!
    Diane TSH DT
    {Nellies Nest}

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  16. Back again to thank you for entering your beautiful postcard in our double D challenge!
    Diane DD DT
    {Nellies Nest}

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  17. this looks beautiful Carol - really lovely use of the stamps and wow that background looks super. Big hugs Rachel x

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  18. Fantastic postcard! Love the background you created for those great stamps! Thanks for joining our weekly challenge at QKR Stampede!

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  19. Cool background and lovely stamps. Sounds like a fun swap concept!

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  20. Whenever I see this stamp I wonder why I don't use mine more often This is lovely ............Lis

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  21. This is very pretty. I looks so vintage. Thanks for entering our challenge at Crafty Sentiments Designs. I hope to see you again next week. Julie, DT member

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  22. Beautifully done Carol, I love the moody background.

    Dionne x

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  23. What a wonderful post card! Thank you for joining us at Try It On Tuesday! Chrisx

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  24. A lovely postcard and gorgeous stamps you have chosen.
    Lorraine

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  25. A very beautiful card.
    Thanks for joining us at Addicted to Stamps.
    Greetings, Danoesja

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  26. What a fantastic card! Thank you for playing along at Penny's Challenges this week.
    Mary

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  27. Beautiful card!! Love the design! Thanks for playing with us at TPS this week! Good Luck! Hug Lena

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  28. WOW! That row of birds is such a great image - I am sure if it were mine I would not be able to figure out how to use it - your result is awesome. Thanks for joining us again this week at the QKR Stampede weekly Anything Goes (with feathered friends optional) challenge. Dorothy S, DT member

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  29. Stunning colour choice for such an elegant creation. Thank you for supporting International Art and Soul, I love seeing your creativity and imagination at work. We hope to see your inspiring talent again in the near future. Love ‘n’ hugs Sall, International Art and Soul DT

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  30. Fabulous idea making your own postcard and it's so beautifully done. That background is stunning!
    Hugs, Lisa

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