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Hero Arts Color Layering Bird – Handmade Birthday Card


Hero Arts Color Layering Bird

Happy Tuesday friends! Kristina here. Today I’m playing with the Hero Arts Color Layering Bird and Branch I needed a masculine birthday card, and thought Mr. Birdie would fit the bill. I really wanted to use the sentiment “Whats the word Bird” but needed it to be a birthday card, so I hand wrote the rest in. I could have also used a digital stamp or typed/printed. I like that the set comes with a few different options for the branch (Leaves vs Flowers) so you could easily make the a feminine card as well. My original plan was just a simple one layer card, but I decided it was a little too CAS for me, so I grabbed a postage stamp die and ran the finished card through my die cutting machine, followed by cutting 3 additional squares of the same die to pop it up.

I went with some blue inks from the Lia collection, but I think you could get some crazy fun birds mixing up the colors with some of the Hero Arts layering specific ink cubes

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Easy Peasy right?! Now, don’t forget we have our monthly challenge going on. This month is everyone’s favorite, ANYTHING GOES, just grab your Hero Arts supplies and link up for your chance at a $25 gift card to the store!

All supplies used here are linked below, most can be purchased at the a2z scrapbooking store and good news, you can get 15% off with my discount code KRISTINA15 { minimum $25 purchase }

Until next time…



Author: kristina3150

Hi Friends! I'm a 30 something glitter obsessed paper crafter. I live in a smallish Michigan town called Commerce, where I've been my whole life. I do marketing & real estate by trade, but gave up my full time job in 2016 to take care of my dad following a major stroke. You can find all my crafts at www.livelovelaughscrap.com, and I own at etsy shop at thebarefootbarnowl.etsy.com. I current design for a2z scrapbooking, where I also manage their blog and etsy store, as well as Dies R Us, Die Cutting Divas' and A Blog Named Hero.

4 thoughts on “Hero Arts Color Layering Bird – Handmade Birthday Card

  1. I love the CAS look with that postage stamp die-cut focusing attention on the darling bird.

  2. love the layering and the blues!

  3. Kristina, the bird is beautiful! Love the blue colors 🙂

  4. I love how you popped up the postage stamp die – very eye catching!!!

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