TD02 Birds & Windows


Good Morning! Welcome to the 2nd Tiffany Doodles challenge! Now, before I get on to the details of this challenge, I want to wish Tiffany a wonderfully happy birthday! Make sure you stop by her blog and give her some birthday love!

This month we challenge you to a theme of birds & windows. You may interpret that however you like. You may use any stamp you like for this challenge (it doesn’t have to be a Tiffany Doodles stamp, but it sure would be cool if it was!!) Tiffany has all kinds of bird stamps and a couple of window stamps too! She also has tons of freebies for inspiration! You have until the end of the month, July 31, to play!

When I thought about this challenge, I decided to make a scene using a handful of wonderful images.

This is the outside of the “house” looking in. 🙂 I scored my Bashful Blue to make it appear as siding (unfortunately, you can’t see these lines very well). Then I cut out a window using a Nestie and made the “glass” with a piece of acetate. I printed off shutters, colored and cut them out. The cute bird is from the Cute Birdy Hugs set. The sentiment is from the PaperTrey Ink’s Boards & Beams set.

Inside I created a living room scene. I printed the couch and the kitty tail images, aligning them to appear in the window. The couch is paper pieced. I drew in lines to make walls and the ceiling. The walls are sponge “painted” with Memento Summer Sky. The hardwood floor is colored with Copics and then I drew in the planks with a fine tip marker and ruler, adding in a “knots”. I added in a pair of rugs and some artwork, which are Making Memories Noteworthy brads. I removed the brad stems and used a glue dot to adhere them.

On the window wall, I used some thin white ribbon to create the window panels and covered up that “wall” with Close to Cocoa.

TD02 Birds & Windows
Stamps: Tiffany Doodles couch, Cute Birdy Hugs, shutters, kitty tail; PaperTrey Ink Boards & Beams
Paper: Bashful Blue, Close to Cocoa, Select White, Making Memories Paperie Rouge & Mocha, DCWV Winter Matstack
Ink: Memento Summer Sky, Rich Cocoa
Copics: B000, C3, C5, C7, E000, E40, R81, R83, Y11
Other Stuff:Making Memories Noteworthy brads, Recollections brads, Nesties, white grosgrain

Thanks so much for stopping by today! Make sure you stop by the Tiffany Doodles blog to see all of the wonderful design team projects for this challenge. Then, get started on your own wonderful project — you have the chance to win up to 7 free digis. Link your original creation at the blog (please link directly to the project, not just your blog).
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