Saturday, January 16, 2016

International Ambassadors Informal Favourite Seasons Blog Hop

Welcome to the first International Ambassadors Unofficial Blog Hop for 2016 - I hope you had a lovely Christmas and that 2016 is a good year for you all. We have really enjoyed the Blog Hops and this year our goal is to bring you lots of inspiration using bother older and new Dies; we hope you are enjoying stopping by each Blog as much as we love seeing you and are and are finding a lot of inspiration - each of us has our own style and I am sure there is something to inspire everyone. This month we are sharing our projects with you - the theme is favourite season...which for me is Spring!

Spellbinders Products:
Preferred Partner Products:
Other: Liquid Glue; Black cardstock; vintage music sheet; script music sheet; patterned paper; mulberry paper flower; 

1. Cut/Emboss A2 Divine Eloquence using patterned paper
2. Adhere A2 Divine Eloquence to black cardstock cut slightly larger

3. Adhere layers to precut white card base measuring 4.5" x 5.5"
4. Cut/emboss the sentiment using Sea Spray cardstock.
5. Cut.emboss Birds on a Wire using black cardstock.
6. Adhere smaller script layer to the layered card base using double sided tape.
7. Adhere smaller vintage music sheet to the script layer using double sided tape. 
8. Attach Bird on a Wire using liquid glue.
9. Adhere mulberry paper rose to the left of the birds.
10. Adhere sentiment to the center of the Vintage Music Sheet using liquid glue.
11. Cut/emboss the Silhouette frame, cut in half and adhere to the A2 Divine Eloquence, making sure to tuck the ends in under the script layer. 

hope you have enjoyed my tutorial, make sure you pop in and visit the other International Ambassadors - these girls are amazing - each one is picked to be an Ambassador for their country because they are seasoned designers and so inspiring, they also stand as talented designers in their own right - as you will see!!!  The list of International Ambassadors is below, in case you get lost along the way.

Christine Emberson - England
  Linda Lucas - Australia (you are here)
Yvonne van de Grijp - Netherlands

Thank you for your comments and all of the support you give me - you make blogging such an amazing place to be!! Your encouragement is such a blessing for me - it makes my day! God bless you!
{{{Hugs}}} and happy crafting


  1. What a lovely wee note card Linda - there are now so many SB dies I have lost track of them!!

  2. Lovely card Linda ,i love the "just a note " over the music paper, very clever idea .
    Take care
    Elaine H X

  3. Beautiful card, very auseful framedie,love the birds too.

  4. Your card is beautiful Linda, TFS!

  5. Hi Linda, This card is fabulous !! Thank you so much for the tutorial, I always love to read how you have made it. A fabulous 'showcase' of Spring.
    Lots of love from Patricia xx

  6. Very pretty! LOVE your color palette! TFS!

  7. Love the birds. It looks like they are reading the notes. Congratulations.

  8. What a simply lovely card, I thought your choice of sentiment was very inventive. Thank you and God bless

  9. Beauitful card Linda.
    Crafty hugs

  10. A beautiful card today Linda love it.
    Kind regards
    Anne Owens xx

  11. Love the framed music. This all fits together well. Love it.

  12. Fantastic card. beautiful frame and I love the way you have used the birds, love Spellbinders.
    Di B.

  13. This is a delightful card Linda. Thanks for sharing.

  14. Love the way you have used the dies Linda. The birds look so cute sitting there singing away to the music!! Pat x

  15. Hi Linda, Loving this great card and what signals Spring more than the birds out and about singing. Thanks for your instructions in making this beautifully layered card. Janelle x

  16. Your cards are always creative and you've combined different dies to create a unique but creative card. As always, your work is beautiful.
    Sandi Smith


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