07 March, 2019

My Backyard

This was inspired by my backyard - the trees, the greenness and two of my chickens, Ruby & Hetty.  The paperclip is just to hold it in place for the photo, so that I can still send it flat in the mail to a cardswap buddy.

This is called a bendi-frame card.
You can find instructions on

Nesting frame dies: Nellie Snellen
Tree trunk dies: Lawn Fawn
Grass: Impression Obsession
3Trees (used negative as stencil) magazine freebie
Clouds die: Memory Box
House & tree die: magazine freebie
Chicken &  senti stamps: unbranded
Also Walnut ink spray, Distress inks (sky), gems.

Shared on challenges:


Crafting Andy said...

Ooh I like that - a bendy card. Great card. Thanks for joining us at Cute Card Thursday. Hugz Andrea.x

Bunny said...

What a cute card. Love the chickens.........fried, baked, grilled.........just kidding. I'll have to tell you the story of my Uncle and his chicken. I'll e-mail you. [Bunny]

Dawn T said...

too cute Carol. Ruby and Hetty are gorgeous. I've been googling Bendi cards so I can make mine swap card.

Janette said...

Oh I love your bendy card Carol and those chickens look gorgeous.xx

kiwimeskreations said...

Fabulous example of a bendi card, and making the most of the dimension. Ruby and Hetty are quite characters, totally and blissfully unaware of their celebrity status!

crafty-stamper said...

Fabulous card and great fold love the background scene and the two chooks--we have three my grandaughter wanted them for her 8th birthday--but they had to live at grandmas as no room at her Mums--yer right lol
Carol x

Michelle said...

Lovely backyard you have. I like the card.
Thanks for playing with us at Creative Knockouts.
Good luck!! Michelle (DT)

Paper Scissors Glitter said...

Love this sweet card Carol, the chickens are very cute and the cards reminds me of all things spring. Thanks for entering this month's challenge at Creative Inspirations and good luck, Jayne DT

Paper Pawz by Kim Hamilton said...

Super cute scene! Thanks so much for joining us at the Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge :)

Arlene said...

Great scene for your bendi frame. It's fun and I love scenes. So glad you joined us for the March challenge of "Anything Goes".