(cardstock: unknown; patterned paper: doodlebug, scrapbook wizard, 3bugs + vintage sheet music & scraps of copier paper; stamp: pink paislee; gem: mambi; pen: zig; foam tape: 3m)
i know what you're thinking:
"who am i, and what have i done with lauren?!"
it's not like i didn't *try* to keep adding layers and pattern and embellishments...but somehow this sweet little paper pieced birdie resisted all my blandishments and just kept insisting this card was finished. finally i had to respect his wishes.