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Thursday, 4 July 2013

Bird House

Good Evening Crafty Friends, Followers and Visitors

I would like to welcome my new followers and I hope you enjoy your visits to my blog and that my posts inspire you.

Fingers crossed that we get some warm weather that has been promised by the weather men.  As I write this in my craft room the sun is shining and the sky is blue with fluffy clouds.  I am hoping to get in the garden this weekend and chill with a good book.

Tonight's post is a paper mache bird house that I have altered.



I have painted the bird house with cream Pebeo Acrylic paint with Gesso.  I then distressed with PanPastels in yellow.
I then added a few of my makes from yesterday that I made with my Melt Pot, the bird, leaves and butterfly are molds by Martha Stewart.  I have dusted mica powder on the bird and butterfly and gilding wax on the leaves.


This is a photograph of the view from the top.


Thank you for stopping by Today
Hugs xxxxx


18 comments:

jane stillman said...

A fabulous project Linda, love the birdie x

Nicky Wilcox said...

gorgeous xxx

Jan Ltc said...

How cutes this xx Jan

Ger said...

Fabulous project Linda
Geraldine M
CBN DT

Carol said...

Fabulous altering Linda, love it. Carol x

sian said...

awww its so cute, love the way u ahve altered it. im a new follower :)

Laine said...

Such a sweet project Linda. Love the bird.
Laine
xx

Andree said...

A fabulous bird house Linda. Your embellishments look brilliant on it, especially the bird x

KarinsArtScrap said...

beautiful made Linda.

greetings karin

pam said...

fabulous project Linda, brilliant bird house and embellishments.
pam

rachel said...

such a cute birdie Linda - really need to stop buying stamps and get some UTEE for my meltpot lol xx

Dawn Lancaster said...

What a sweet little birdhouse! I lovee the liitle embellishments you've made!
Hugs
Dawn xx

NanaConnie said...

Oh, I dearly love bird houses of any kind. This one is just marvelous. Lovely details and embellies. :-D

Heather Rogers said...

Very pretty project Linda

Crafty Hugs
Heather xx

Avril Ann said...

So pretty, Linda, I get so inspired with your posts, and guess what, I won at Pan Pastels, so a starter kit is coming my way, yipee, so excited xxx

Basslady said...

a very creative and striking birdhouse!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

mags said...

A gorgeous little birdhouse Linda.
Mags
x

Deonna Bemish said...

I love this bird house! Very Creative idea. Thank you for sharing with TTCRD this week.