Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Birthday Banner Card with Create a Critter Balloon

Hello.  Here is one more card for the card workshop that I am hosting Saturday - whew!  One more to go!  The banners were cut using a diamond shape on the Plantin Schoolbook Cricut Cartridge at 1 1/2" and folded over embroidery floss.  The patterned paper is from the DCWV Lemon Flower Stack - I totally love this stack!  The cute bear balloon was cut from the Create a Critter Cricut Cartridge at 3" and the sentiment was also from Create a Critter at 1 1/2".  I used some tiny mini skittles in the bottom corners.  I found these tiny skittles at the Flower Factory - they are smaller than the mini ones I already had an much smaller than the ones found at Michael's a couple years ago.  They came in five colors too.  I was pretty excited to find them!  The green strip was embossed using the Cuttlebug Argyle embossing folder.


I am entering this card in the following challenges:

The Crazy Challenge - CCH #66ANYTHING GOES 
The Crafty Pad Designs - CHALLENGE 120 - SPOTS & DOTS
 

6 comments:

  1. Very cute card! I'm really pleased that you joined us at THE CRAFTY PAD for our Spots & Dots challenge. Hugs, Ali x

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  2. I don't know what all the challenges are, but the card is adorable and I am excited about hanging out and making cards on Saturday!

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  3. Love the card. That little banner is so cute and so does the ballon. Great colors too.
    Thank you for joining us at Birthday Sundaes and for visiting/commenting on my blog.
    Hugs,
    Vivi

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  4. Your card is adorable! I love the critter balloon and banner! Thanks for playing along with my Birthday Sundaes challenge!

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  5. this is just adorable. It's a great card for your workshop. Thanks for joining our anything goes challenge at the Crazy Challenge this week.
    Tammy

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  6. This card is sooo cute. I love that bear balloon and the embossed green strip is just right for that pop. Great job. Thanks for playing with Birthday Sundaes.

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