Pollyanna Pickering – Family Portraits – A Wonderful Friend

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Today’s handmade card has been created using a dvd-rom called Family Portraits – Wild Birds from Creative Crafting World

This dvd-rom is full of beautiful adult birds and their babies that have been painted by Pollyanna Pickering.

Handmade card created using a dvd-rom called Family Portraits - Wild Birds from Creative Crafting World.

Here is a tutorial on how I created this card.

You will need :

8″ by 8″ Cream Card
Pollyanna Pickering Family Portraits – Wild Birds Dvd-Rom
The Paper Boutique Lovely Lattice – Sending All My Love Die Collection
The Paper Boutique Lovely Lattice – Posy Embellishment Die Collection
Circle Die
Cream Card
Small Pearl Beads
Wet Glue / Double Sided Tape
Foam Pads


From the dvd-rom select Blue Tits, go to the first page and print off the fourth image sheet.
Then choose three patterned papers and one plain backing paper.

Layer one:
Cut a square from the first patterned paper measuring 20 cms by 20 cms.
Attach the card base.

Layer two:
Using the doily die, cut the matt die from cream card.
Cut the doily die from the plain paper.
Cut the square die from the second paper.
Matt and layer together and cut in half, from corner to corner.
Attach half to the card base on the right.
Then cut the second half in half again.
Attach these two halves to the card base, on the left corners using foam pads.

Layer three:
Cut a piece from cream card measuring 20 cms by 8 cms.
Cut a piece from the third paper measuring 20 cms by 7.5 cms.
Matt and layer together.
Attach to the card base using foam pads on the right, slightly over lapping layer two.

Layer four:
Cut a circle out from cream card using a circle die.
Cut out the circle topper from the image sheet.
Matt and layer together and attach to card base on layer three.

Layer five:
Cut two pieces of cream card measuring 3.5 cms by 6.5 cms.
Cut out two sentiments from the image sheet.
Matt and layer together using foam pads.
Attach to the card base, one at the top and one at the bottom slightly over lapping the edge of layer three.

Layer six:
Using the posy embellishment die, cut two leaves from plain paper.
Attach to the card base on the left.
Then cut the larger flower die from the third paper and cream card.
Cut the middle flower die from cream card.
Next cut the small flower die from plain paper.
Matt and together and attach to the centre of the leaf die cuts.
Add a pearl bead to the centre the flower.


Thank you for visiting my blog and please feel free to follow and make any of my handmade card tutorials.

It would be great if you left a comment to let me know you’ve visited.

If you would like to see other cards using Creative Crafting World products please have a look here:

Pollyanna Pickering – Family Portraits Dogs- The West Highland Terrier

Hope And Sunshine – Thank You

Pollyanna Pickering – Majestic Cats – Happy Birthday

Perfect Partners Paper Collection, Beyond Alphabet Collection- DL Cards


Challenges I would like to enter are:

CD Sunday Challenge #36 : Anything Goes Must Use Something From Either A CD, USB Or Digital Download

Southern Girls Challenge May : Anything Goes

Crafty Friends Challenge 136 : Add Embellishments

Crafty Happiness Challenge #50 : Anything Goes – Optional Red


6 thoughts on “Pollyanna Pickering – Family Portraits – A Wonderful Friend”

  1. Ginny says:

    Beautiful card Ginny ♥
    My Blog As I do Rodos

  2. Beautiful card, this is one CD I dont have and will have to put it on my list
    Thank you for joining us
    CD Sunday plus DT

  3. Pamela says:

    A beautiful card Lisa – I love the colours. My late husband loved blue tits.
    CD Sunday Plus DT.

  4. Carol says:

    A beautiful card and the die cuts are wonderful. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Carol xx
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  5. Anonymous says:

    Such a sweet image. I love the shades of blue. Thank you for sharing with us.
    Jocelyn x
    CD Sunday Plus DT

  6. Tinz says:

    Another exceptionally sweet card!

    Hugz Tinz

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