Love Birds

Hello there 🙂 For years, I wasn’t a ‘bird’ person, but after working at a pet store for awhile, I got to know about them better, and fell in love. I even ended up rescuing 4 budgies, of which I still have 2. I really enjoy using bird images on my cards, and how sweet are these Love Birds, from Lee Holland?!?! I colored them up with my Copics, then fussy cut them out. I had a completely different idea for this card, but tackled sorting out my mess of dies, and found this pretty wreath one in the mess. The curve went perfectly with the image!! After cutting the wreath out, leaving the center solid, I attached the birds, and stamped the sentiment. I glued it on to a circular card shape, and done!! Very simple, but so elegant and effective for a wedding card <3

I’d like to enter this in the following:

2 Crafty Critter Crazies – February ATG with a Critter

Classic Design Challenge – #2 February ATG

Sheepski Designs Blog Challenge – #47 Romance and/or Use Red

Incy Wincy Designs – Feb. 15 – 21 Animals and/or Use Buttons

Creative Inspirations – Jan/Feb Animal Antics


  1. A wonderful card – yes, your die and the birds go so well together and your colouring is lovely. I love birds too, I have nine chickens all with different personalities. So glad you joined us this time at Incy Wincy, CarolG

  2. Your little birds are adorable all nestled into the nest you made for them with your gorgeous die cut! This beautiful wedding / anniversary card will be cherished by the lucky recipient! Thank you so much for sharing this with us at 2CCC and I hope to see you again in the entries with your next critter project!
    ~Karen Page, DT Member for 2 Crafty Critter Crazies
    Blog: IG: @misplacedmojo

  3. Pretty card Susan. The die is a perfect background for these adorable birds – gives the impression of a nest. Thank you for entering the Animals and/or Buttons challenge at Incy Wincy Designs.

  4. Susan, your love birds are beautiful! I’m a birder, so they pull at my heart. Thanks so much for joining us at SheepSki Designs Challenges. Julie, DT member

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