To make the tail look more fanned like a dove (not that I'm a bird expert!), I punched a 7/8" scalloped circle from whisper white card stock. I adhered the bird's tail on top of it, then cut down the scallops.
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Stamp Set: Greetings of the Season
Card Stock: basic gray, garden green, whisper white
Stamp Pad: versa mark
Other: bird builder punch, 7/8" scallop circle punch, dimensionals, whisper white embossing powder, heat tool.