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Sweet Songbirds – The Bluebird of Happiness

I don’t know why, but whenever I look at this card, I always think of the expression “Bluebird of Happiness”.  And since today is Wednesday, maybe this happy little bluebird will help you get over the Wednesday “hump” and put you on the downhill slide towards the week-end.


This card features the Sweet Songbirds Bundle which includes the Sweet Songbirds Stamp Set and the Songbird Builder Punch.  You’ll want to purchase these as a bundle so that you can save !0%!

I do want to point out two things that will help you get your bird put together correctly.  If you look at the punch and the accompanying little bird, it makes it easy to figure out.  The “teardrop” shaped stamp (to the left of the two bird feet on the stamp set is the wing of the bird.  The larger shape to the right of the two bird feet is the “breast” of the bird… you can easily change the underside belly of the bird to any color.  I’ve seen several cards by other demonstrators and they are using the “breast piece” for the bird’s wing, but it’s actualy a bit big for that.  The wing fits on both sizes of the bird, but the smaller bird also has a smaller “breast stamp. (You can see that underneath the smaller bird on the stamp set.   Also th rectangle and the vertical line next to it are used to make a hanging sign (as in you could hang a sign from the branch and stamp one of the sentiments on it.

I thought the new Starry Night In-Color ink would be the perfect blue for my bird, so I paired it with another of the new blue colors Orchid Oasis from the new 2022-2024 In-Color Designer Series Paper,  I used the piece with the little flowers as I thought it went nicely with the stamped flowers on the fiont of my card.


I like to sing, so I loved that I could stamp a few musical notes on my card so it really was a ” little note” of thanks.


If you would like to make this card, these are the supplies that you will need:

  • Sweet Songbirds Bundle (Sweet Songbirds Stamp Set & Songbird Builder Punch_
  • Basic White Thick Cardstock – Cut 4 ¼” x 11”, Score and fold at 5 ½”
  • 2022-2024 In Color Designer Series Paper (Orchid Oasis) – Cut 4” x 5 ¼
  • Starry Sky Cardstock –  Cut 3 ⅝” x 4 ⅞”
  • Basic White Cardstock – Cut 3 ½” x 4 ¾”
  • Ink: Orchid Oasis, Starry Sky, Crumb Cake, Parakeet Party 
  • 2022-2024 In Color Matte Decorative Dots
  • Adhesive: Multipurpose Liquid Glue, Dimensionals
  • Tools: Paper Trimmer, Paper Snips

Hope you’ll give this a try and have a wonderful rest of  your week!

Happy Stamping!


The January-June Mini Catalog will expire on June 30th and that means it’s time for the Last Chance Products Sale!  Items in this catalog are up to 50% off!  There are some great deals on a few retiring Designer Series Papers, stamp sets and embellishments, but products are going fast! There is still time to stock up on a few of your retiring favorites!  Some products have carried over into the new 2022-2023 Annual Catalog, but any bundled savings (stamp set & dies or stamp set & punch will no longer be offered after June 30th.  Check out what is on the list below and then place your order!  Products on this list are only while supplies last!



 Two new catalogs are coming on July 1st! – The July-December 2022 Mini Catalog which is full of great Fall, Halloween, Thanksgiving and of course new CHRISTMAS stamps, dies, Designer Series Papers, Embellishments and more, plus the new Sale-A-Bration Catalog!  

That’s right, it’s time for another Sale-A-Bration event beginning July 1st and ending August 31st!  For every $50 (or $100) product purchase from the new July-December 2022 Mini or the 2022-2023 Annual Catalog you can select a FREE product(s) from the Sale-A-Bration catalog.  There is no limit on the number of FREE products you can earn.  

If you are not currently receiving a catalog from another Stampin’ Up Demonstrator and would like a catalog, please click on the Catalog Tab at the top of my blog to submit your request.

During the month of June all kits are on sale!  Buy one, Get one 50% off and the best part is that you get the most expensive kit as the 50% off item!  Haven’t bought a kit yet?  Kits are a great way to make quick and easy projects as everything you need – papers, stamps, ink, embellishments, die cuts – is right in the box!  Kits are great for gift giving (you can get a head start on your Christmas gift list!) as well as for having a crafty get together with friends!  There are also several kits that are great for kids!  

To check out all the kits currently available, click here:  Stampin’ Up Kits

This offer is good until June 30th!


Do you like this card and need supplies?  The link below contains all the supplies for this card so you can shop for what you need.  Simply click here: 

Sweet Songbirds – Bluebird of Happiness

You will be directed to a shopping list where you choose the products you’d like to purchase. Once you have chosen what you would  like to order, just click on the “Add to Cart” button! You will also have the opportunity to purchase additional products from your wish list too!  

If you place an order of $50 or more and use my Host Code  I will send you a small gift as a thank you from me!  The gift for June is a package of Iridescent Rhinestone Jewels.  (Please note: Substitutions may be made if item is not available). 

If your order is $150 or more, please do NOT use the Host Code as you will receive Stampin’ Rewards of your own.  Rewards start at $15 worth of free products of your choice.

If you need help placing an order,  please contact me by using tab the top of this blog post and I will be glad to assist you or place the order for you!

These are the products used for today’s project. If you need more specific information about the products, you can check them out by clicking on the product image below.  And don’t forget to use the JUNE HOST CODE: UAQFYG72  when prompted during check-out.

Paper Snips


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