Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Hey there, Chickie!

Hey there, chickie!  Card


Hello!

I hope you are having a great week.  Mine is very busy with the kids home for Spring Break.  We're off to take a mini vacation tomorrow, so I wanted to post this card before leaving.

I combined a few ideas for this card.  Operation Write Home's Sketch Challenge #217 and their Midweek throwdown Color Challenge (Purple and Yellow), along with Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog's #203 Bye, Bye, Birdie and Exploring Cricut's Crafter's Choice - 1 Design Paper, 1 Cardstock challenge.

The sketch:

217


My card:
















The chick cut is from Create A Critter Cricut cartridge, and the faces are from Peachy Keen Stamps.
The Design paper is from Michael's and the rest of the supplies are from my stash.

I hope you have a wonderful week and are looking forward to some Spring weather. We, unfortunately, can't get above 30 degrees.

God Bless,

Diane

14 comments:

  1. Hi, Diane.

    First of all, this little card is adorable! Love those cute little chicks... and the palette and papers are perfect for a spring-y card. :)

    A magnetic platform takes the place of the main platform in a machine like a Big Shot. I ordered mine from Stampin' Up! The platform looks like the regular one, except for a top paper-covered surface stating that this is not a cutting mat. But, what the mat does is hold a magnetic die in place so it doesn't move around when it goes through the cutting/embossing machine.

    You can get them at craft stores. Think they run about $40.... bit there are always coupons. And, if you have access to a 2013-2014 Stampin' Up! catalog -- or the online version, you can see it on page 184.

    Hope this helps. Just let me know if you'd like more info.

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  2. Well they don't get any cuter that these two chicks. Darling card. Thanks for sharing.

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  3. That's so cute! Love the floral paper! We can't get above 30 here, either. I'm so tired of the cold!

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  4. Very cute cards-love your papers and the cute faces on the chicks! Thanks for joining us at Exploring Cricut & More this week!

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    1. And thanks for joining us at FCCB also!

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  5. This is so sweet. I love your chickies
    Thank you for joining FCCB “Bye Bye Birdie challenge this week. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L. Guest Designer for FCCB
    dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  6. I love the pretty floral paper! Those faces on your chicks are cute!

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  7. What a sweet card: the details you added to your die cut chicks give them such adorable personality !

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  8. Super CUTE! LOVE purple and yellow together! Your b/g paper is fabulous! LOVE those chicks! Great job! Thanks so much for sharing with us over at FCCB!

    Emily
    Mollie's Motif

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  9. Love those chicks and thanks so much for joining us this week at Exploring Cricut and More.

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  10. Those little chickies are just way to adorable!!! Love the pattern bg paper, too. Thank you so very much for joining our 'Crafter's Choice' challenge at Exploring Cricut!!!! :)

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  11. This is so cute! I really like the images you used and the sketch, and the little faces are darling! Thanks for joining FCCB this week!

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  12. Super cute Easter card. I a new follower. Hope you will stop by when you get a chance.

    Stay Creative,
    Georgiana
    • Carson's Creations •

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