Thursday, June 12, 2014

Imagine Crafts with Dreamweaver!

Welcome to our first ever collaboration week with Imagine Crafts/Tsukineko! We've shared all of our toys on both sides, so be prepared for Endless Possibilities! Three prize packages are available, each containing one set of each of these inks and stencils/dies. Just leave comments on each post of each day this week (June 9th - June 13th) for a chance to win! Winners will be announced on Tuesday, June 17th!

These are the prize package contents!  How cool is this for a prize?!  You know you want to win so don't forget to comment!
Here's my project for today:

Here's what I used to create this project:

Dreamweaver Stencil© LL3041 Nest
Dreamweaver Stencil© LJ806 Hexagons
Imagine Crafts® StāzOn™ Spiced Chai
Imagine Crafts® StāzOn™ Ganache
Imagine Crafts® StāzOn™ Cactus Green
Imagine Crafts® Radiant Neon™ Electric Blue
Imagine Crafts® Memento™ Toffee Crunch
Imagine Crafts® VersaFine™ Vintage Sepia
Imagine Crafts® VersaFine™ Spanish Moss
Imagine Crafts® VersaFine™ Olympia Green
May Arts Ribbon® - Burlap String
Copic® Markers BG01 & BG11Neenah® Classic Crest™ Solar White
Bazzill® Cardstock
Creative Imaginations© Song Bird Paper Pad by Debbie Mumm©
Beacon Adhesive® Zip Dry™
Glue Dots®
Foam Mounting Squares

Here's what I did to create this project:

Tape Nest stencil to white paper and brush stencil with various inks and stencil brushes
Add additional color around nest with inks and stencil brushes
Trim next to desired size and add sepia color around edges
Trim patterned paper to desired size
Color bird with Copic® markers to change color from yellow to blues and greens
Create card base from Bazzill® and stencil hexagons with sepia ink
Layer patterned paper and image as shown onto mats and adhere
Tie twine three times around card base and tie into a bow
Add a glue dot under bow to hold in place
Attach layers to card base with foam mounting squares

Here's the link list for the team members playing along today:

This is it for me today, I hope you like my card and will come back tomorrow for the final big blog hop.  I hope you left lots of comments as that increases your chances of winning one of the great prize packs.  Thanks for stopping by and have a blessed day.



  1. very pretty, I like the color choices. great layering.

  2. OMGeeee! Love that songbird paper with the Nest stencil! Gorgeous card, Lea!

  3. So beautiful Lea! I love all the patterns and colors, they blend together perfectly, well done!

  4. What a delightful card! Love your coloring on the lifelike!!

  5. I love all the layers. Beautiful.

  6. You use a lot of beautiful things to make this pretty bird. Very creative work.

  7. This card is amazing. Well done!!! My partner in crime (MPIC) would love this card!!! Thanks for sharing your creativity with us.

  8. This is a really lovely card. The bird looks so much like she's guarding her eggs.

  9. WOW!!! your card is so beatuiful and so cute, I love it!

  10. Beautiful card! Love the Nest and Hexagons stencils you used as well as all those scrumptious colors of inks!

  11. Wow! This is so realistic looking! Beautiful work.

  12. Beautiful, perfect colors and very creative.


  13. Oh...this is gorgeous! Love the vintage feel from the papers and the nest is stunning in that vintage format.

  14. Perfect colors for this bird and nest card.

  15. Love the card.

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  16. Pretty card! I love the layering and the colors in the bird. Thanks for sharing.

  17. Lea,
    Beautiful card. Love the textures, colors, and layering. Great job.

  18. amazing the colors and that bird!!

  19. Wow! What an amazing card! This is so beautifully done...I have this nest stencil...thank you so much for the inspiration maybe I will finally use

  20. Such a breathtaking creation! I really love that nest stencil!!! Your work is phenomenal! TFS :)

  21. I love the dry brushing with the stencils, thanks for the lovely card.


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