Tuesday, March 22, 2011

PURPLE CARD

I have had the Birthday Bash Cartridge for sometime and haven't really played around with it.  I made 2 purple cards that were quick and easy.  I usually work with small cuts-this time I decided the cut would take up most of the card front. 
MATERIALS
Papers-
Purple cardstcok Recollections;Purple patterned papers-DCWV-Nanas Nurserey; Pink and orange cardstocks DCWV-Mat Stack Brights;Black pearl cardstock-Colorbok
Ribbon-Targer $1 bin
Gems-Recollections
Stamp-Stamps of Life
Inkpad-Vivid
Adhesives:ATG and 3M dimensional tape
Cricut Birthday Bash
DIRECTIONS
Make a 4.5X5.5" card using purple cardstock
cut bird 2.25" page 23 of Birthday Bash.  Adhere ribbon to tummy before adding polka dot layer. Adhere layers together using ATG tape then, adhere to card.    Use gems for eyes.
Cut a 1.25" circle stamp sentiment.  Pop up on balloon using dimensional tape.
MATERIALS
Papers-cardbase Colorbok;card front DCWV Latte Matstack;gifts DCWV Nanas Nursery; octopus K & Company Sweet Nectar Mat Pad; cheeks and package bows K & Company  solid Mat Pad;black for eyes and mouth Colorbok
Cuttlebug with Scrollwork frame embossing folder
Cricut Birthday Bash
Adhesives-ATG tape gun and 3M dimensional tape
DIRECTIONS
With plain light purple cardstock make a 5.5X4.5" card.  Cut a 5 3/8 by 4 3/8 piece of dark purple cardstock, run thru Cuttlebug using Scrollwork folder. Adhere to front of card.  Cut octopus pg 22 of Birthday Bash at 3.25"  Use atg tape for adhering bigger parts, I used Aileen's Clear Gel Tacky Glue and a fine brush for the small parts.  Adhere Octopus to card  Add pkgs with dimensional tape

11 comments:

  1. I absolutely LOVE the card with the bird, it's so cute! Great job! TFS!

    A new follower,
    Kim
    http://snippetsoflife-kim.blogspot.com/

    btw I was sent by Momo!!

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  2. Well I was gonna say MOMO sent me but when I pulled up your page I said "nope, we're already friends" --since about 5 days ago, (from the Music Blog Hop) so I'll just say "Hi" for now & good luck racking up lots of new friends/followers.

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  3. Love the cards....I have to get that cartridge now! Glad Momo sent me!

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  4. HI! I'm your new follower and glad that MOMO helped me find you.

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  5. Very CUTE cards! Great job! I am also happy to be your newest follower! Momo sent me! TFS!

    ♥Ashley
    welchcreations.blogspot.com

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  6. Momo sent me, too. Fancy that! I'm a new follower and hope you'll come visit me. Your page is lovely.

    http://ali-hann.blogspot.com/

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  7. Cute cards! Thanks for stopping by my blog, now following yours! :)

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  8. Too cute. TFS I thought Momo sent me, but I already was a follower lol.

    Karen C

    http://emptynestboutique.blogspot.com

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  9. This is so adorable. I love the octopus. I found you through Momo, isn't it a great idea she has.

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  10. Thank you for stopping by. Cute Cards. I've become a follower :)
    Shelly

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