Friday, April 10, 2020

Thank You Eagle card

Hello and yay it's Friday.  To be honest, I have lost track of the days.  I couldn't tell you a Sunday from a Wednesday.  We wake up, brush teeth, and just get on with what we think we should be doing.  I wonder if this is what retirement feels like?

Well, for this Friday, I would like to share a card for the latest Corrosive Challenge: Anything Goes.
I picked this Eagle from Morgan's Art World with the intention of making a 4th of July creation.  My first attempt was just awful and dark, so I changed the layout and the papers and thought this could actually be used for anything.  Still being a bit patriotic, I searched for a thank you stamp.  I FAILED at heat embossing the sentiment three times and ended up just stamping in black.  I sure messed up a lot of DP.
Eagle eyes are usually more of a green, but I went with blue.  I added a touch of glaze for fun, a couple die cut flourishes and gold stars.  So that's it from me today.  Thank you for stopping by.  Join in this month if you can and there is also a free digi for all.

This meets the following challenges:  Crafty Creations: Anything Goes, Artsy Stamper Challenge: Things With Wings, and Crafty Creations: Anything Goes.


MiamiKel said...

WOW! Lola this is just a vision! Superb card!

Carolina Girl said...

No, retirement is a little more fun than what you described....haha Beatufiul job on the eyes...even blue. I find that birds don't have the sweetest face. Great job on th white part too...I find that the hardest. Enjoy the weekend and stay well and safe.

Lisa Lynn said...

That image is so intense and love your coloring of the feathers. So sorry that your days are all blending together.

aussie aNNie said...

A stunning card with stunning colours, loving this .xx

Darlene said...

OH WOW ... he is so majestic! Great job Lola! Thanks so much for playing in our challenge at the Artsystamper Challenge Blog!
Please stop by for a visit.

Sue from Oregon said...

Wow Lola, this eagle is looking straight at me. Wonderful job on this image, especially the feathers! Amazing blue eyed creation! ♥ Sue Kment

Shelly Schmidt said...

Wowza- this is an amazing card- love this gorgeous image!!!

Glenda Atkins said...

Marvellous Lola, love it. His eyes are so predatory, perfect for an eagle. Hope all is well with you and yours.
take care
hugs Glenda


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