Monday, June 6, 2011

BBTB2 Cloud.....

Well, I did it! I actually got my act together enough to participate this week in the Bitten By The Bug 2 Design Team Post. I apologize to all my other Design Team members that I have been such a slacker. Trying to participate when I can....

This week our challenge was chosen by Shelly. She picked the cloud on Pooh and Friends or any other cloud on a Cricut cartridge. I have used most of the other clouds before so I decided to play by the rules and use the one on Pooh and Friends. Remember you can go on over to Bitten By the Bug 2 and play along with us and post your project.
I will say that although not complicated, I am proud of myself for actually completing the project! I took the cloud and welded it together in my Gypsy to make a card base. The approximate size of the card is 5" x 7". The stars are from the Rock Princess cartridge the the hearts on the string I cut from a piece of Echo Park patterned paper.
To make the card a little more exciting I used a Gelly Roll Starburst pen. Seriously, I've said it before, but this is my "go to" pen if I feel like I need something on my project but don't know what.
Well, that is it...pretty easy but gets the challenge requirements done. Why did I pick the stars?? because I picked the sentiment from My Pink Stamper's Encourage Me set as soon as I read the word "cloud".  I love the set and want to make something with each and every sentiment.

Cricut Cartridges Used
Pooh and Friends = cloud @5.30" x 2 welded on Gypsy
Rock Princess = Stars 2.76" (the extras not in the grouping of the cut of three are negatives of the cut)

Stamp Set Used
My Pink Stamper Encourage Me--you can see it HERE.

Paper Line Used
Echo Park Little Girl

5 comments :

  1. hi maria im so glad you played with my cloud challenge this week :) i love this card, i hadnt thought to use the cloud as a card base..very creative idea :) ( you and donna were on the same wave length this week ;) )

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  2. Love the patterns & colors Maria! Too CUTE! :o)

    Michelle

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  3. So happy to see you, hon! Been missing your marvelous creations. Love the dots and your bright stars. Would make a fun graduation card! xxD

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  4. Hello My Creative Friend!!!

    What a wonderful card, love the cloud for the base and the string of heart is a perfect touch, I to love to use the Star Dust Gelly Roll pen for that extra touch, thank you for the inspiration my friend :)

    Create Hugs EDNA

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