Wednesday, November 5, 2014

Owl in Tree with Lost Coast Design

Hello Everyone,
Enjoying the nice Fall weather today.  Very sunny and very cool temps.  My card today reminds me of windy Fall day.   I added stamps from Lost Coast Designs over a handmade background.

Materials List:
Stamps: Owl Set and Tall Trees Background from Lost Coast Designs
Ink: Mushroom Adirondack, black
CS: Gray, Yellow, and White
Distress Markers
Stencil: Mini Splat from The Crafters Workshop
Spray Inks in blues, yellows, greens
Sheer White Ribbon
Hardware label - Stampin' Up


  • Make a card from yellow CS
  • Add a layer of dark gray CS
  • Make a background with the Stencil and spray inks ( see my tutorial here)
  • Stamp the trees with Mushroom ink over the background
  • Wrap ribbon around stamped piece and add to card

  • Add the metal hardware over the bow
  • Stamp owl with black ink and color with Markers
  • Cut out owl and add to card

Challenges for My Owl in Trees:
Inkspirational: photo inspiration 

I love this Tall Trees background stamp.  I also did a card with the trees over sheet music.  OOHHH!   Will have that one for you later!  See you soon.  Love ya.


  1. Such a fun card! Great work on the background with the blend of colors. And I like the big translucent bow! Thanks for playing with us at Inkspirational!
    - Shauna

  2. Gorgeous make Karen the owl is adorable plus the cool colours match everything perfectly.

    Warm crafty hugs from Shirl x x x

  3. Love the stamping over the background and that added ribbon softens the whole card. Thanks for joining us at Inkspirational.


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