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Tuesday, December 28, 2010

Happy Birthday Niece (Yes, Again)

Since my son took the other birthday card I made for my niece I had to make a different one. I actually like this one better since it has her favorite colors...brown and teal.
I used the Birthday Bash cartridge to cut out the base, the porcupine, and sentiment. This cartridge has wonderful images and I can see it becoming a fast favorite. There are so many adorable choices!
  • Base ~ brown cardstock ~ 8" ~ p. 40
  • Liner ~ Chatter Box double sided paper~ 8" and 7 1/2 " ~ p. 40
  • Liner Shadow (not a feature) ~ cream cardstock ~ 7 3/4"
  • Porcupine ~ 4" ~ p. 40 
  • Swiss Dots Cuttlebug embossing folder
  • Happy Birthday sentiment ~ Cream cardstock ~ 1" ~ p. 69
  • Brown floral lace ribbon
  • wiggly eyes,  3 pearls, and a teal gem 
    Inside of card

    Challenge:
    Party Time Tuesdays #27  ~ Anything Goes Birthday Card 
     Not only did I make this card today, I finally linked all my cartridges to my Gypsy. I have been exploring and I am getting the hang of it. Tomorrow I plan on using it to make a card. I am keeping my fingers crossed I can cut the images to the size I want and use all the features. I am definitely optimistic!
 Lastly, I worked on my New Year's cards for my students.
I have all the clocks and the year attached to the front, and I have a piece of cream colored paper on the inside for a personal note.

 
The last step will be to cut and adhere "Happy New Year". I plan on doing that after I create my design team card.

 Stay creative and enjoy your crafting time. I return to school in five days, so I am taking pleasure in all I do.
Georgiana

17 comments:

  1. Love the porcupine! Love the party hat and horn!
    Too cute! Your students cards look great!! :)

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  2. I'm really diggin the shape of that card! :) I may just have to look into getting the Birthday Bash cartridge next :)

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  3. I love this shaped card! Super cute! Don't you love this cartridge!! I love it!

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  4. What great cards! I LOVE the Porcupine card but the other cards for your students look wonderful! I'm sure they're gonna love them! :o) I still haven't linked all my cartridges to my Gypsy yet... Shhh
    don't tell anyone! :o) I'm still not sure I even like it yet and I've had it since Oct. :o)

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  5. I just LOVE that porcupine! I love that mix of colors too:)

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  6. I love the porcupine card, he is so adorable. Great job

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  7. I love the they cute porcupine card!! It looks like a little puzzle peice! Great job!!

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  8. Awesome job on the cards. I really love my Gypsy having my carts linked makes it so convenient

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  9. Porcupine party dude! LOVe it!! lol. Great work!

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  10. Love the cards. You did a great job. Love the porcupine he is so cute. Happy New Year! Thanks for the on my blog.

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  11. How wonderful of you to make so many cards for your students!! And I LOVE your porcupine card!! What a great job! I especially like the shape of it.

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