Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Ahoy Matey!

Good Morning Friends:

Well it has been an exciting morning thus far. It is bright and sunny here and things are bustling along.

Today I want to share a cute little card with you that I will be sending out to a young man who needs some cheering up. I sure hope this will put a smile on his face. I had a lot of fun creating this cutie.

Here are the details:
Card is A2 (5-1/2" x 4-1/4")
Black mat is 5-1/4" x 4"
Striped mat is 5-1/8" x 3-7/8"
Octopus: CREATE A CRITTER, page 42 + Layer 1 and Layer 2, cut @ 3-1/4"
Seaweed: CREATE A CRITTER, page 43 Layer 3 @ 1-1/2", 2" and 2-1/2"
Mats: ELEGANT EDGES, page 51 using Oblong and Shadow features cut @ 3-3/4" and 4-1/4"
Ahoy Matey: 3 BIRDS ON PARADE, page 35 Phrase cut at 2"
Cardstock: The Paper Company
Glitter Cardstock: Ghosts & Goblins Matstack (DCWV) I got this at Joann's.
Patterned Cardstock: chick-a-doo (SEI) (only paper pads available)
Accents: 7mm Paste-on Eyes (Darice)
Ink: Prussian Blue Fluid Chalk Ink (ColorBox - Clearsnap) Chocolate & Blueberries.
Adhesives: ATG, foam tape, Scrapbooker's Glue (Scotch), Zig 2 Way Glue Fine Tip (EK Success)

For your shopping needs check out the links to each of the products used to make this card.

This will be entered in the following challenges:
Cooking with Cricut Project #86 – Card Outreach
Sentimental Sundays #103 - Whimsical (Must include a stentiment)

That is all for today!
Toodles and Happy Crafting,


Expressions By Elaine said...

This is the cutest!

Hattie said...

Your Ahoy Matey card is absolutely adorable! Thanks for linking up with us at CWC and making a card for Brandon.

Hattie, CWC DT

Olivia said...

Really adorable. Love the way you made and easel card out of it. Thanks for joining us at Cookin with Cricut and hope to see you back for tomorrow challenge.


Michelle said...

I LOVE the octopus from this cart!! he is SOOOO cute no matter how big or small he is!! he just makes me smile...surely will have the same effect for Brandon! Thanks for linking up with us at Cooking With Cricut