Sunday, January 8, 2012

Scraps Card #13 Wishing You a Warm Nose

Card #13 out of 31...It is amazing how quick it takes scraps to add up.  I am glad this series is helping me "clean out my little pile of scraps."
For card #13, I had enough of the patterend paper to make 2 cards.  I used the Die Cutting Divas Birthday Challenge sketch for my inspiration.  I will be back later with a cupcake card for this challenge but first wanted to get rid of some of my Christmas scraps with this card.  I also got these really cute stickers from my Secret Santa at work! 
The card base measures 5 1/2" x 4 1/4" and is from the Soda Pop cardstock pack by Recollections.  Mat #1 (red) measures 5 1/4" x 4" and is a scrap from The Paper Company that I had lying around.  The green mat measures 3 3/4" x 3 1/2" and I used my Stampin' Up round corner punch.  The strip of patterned scrap paper measures 3 3/4" x 1 1/4" and is adhered to a red border (same as the previous mat) measuring 3 3/4" x 1 1/2".  I also used my Recollections border punch on it.
The cup of cocoa comes from the Winter Frolic cricut cartridge (page 59) and was cut at 3".  I used the mug, mug shift, layer and layer shift.  I used dimensionals as well to make it stand out.
The circles at the bottom which hold the dimensionals stickers were cut from George & Basic Shapes at 1 1/4".
The stickers were a gift from my Secret Santa and are cute cute!  They are from Recollections.
Hope you like my take on the Die Cutting challenge. 
I entered this card in the following challenges:
Fantabulous Cricut #92: Warming up With hot Coca
PaperCraftStar #78:  Winter Inspired
Cute Card Thursday: Something New
Crafty Hazelnuts: Something Recycled
Cooking with the Cricut:  Something New (Winter Frolic cartridge & Recollections Stickers)




9 comments:

  1. Oh, this is an adorable card with fun, happy colors. I love the 3 items at the bottom too! That cute snowman and the cups of cocoa....complete with marshmallows :)

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  2. I like this - great use of those resources - thanks for joining in my CHNC challenge 54 - hope to see you again soon. x

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  3. What a bright and cheerfulThanks so much for joining us in the challenge at FCCB!
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com card!

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  4. Such a sweet card and a perfect sentiment. Thanks for sharing at FCCB.
    Hugs,
    Larelyn

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  5. What a wonderful card:) So bright and cheery. My kind of card. TFS and thanks for playing with us this week at Cooking With Cricut:)
    ~Madison CWC DT Funkycards.blogspot.com

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  6. What a fun and colorful card ! A super nice addition to our challenge this week at Papercraft Star - glad you could join us !!

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  7. so beautiful!
    Many thanks for joining in our first Cute Card Challenge of 2012!
    Happy crafting, Debxx

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  8. Such a sweet card and so happy to hear about you getting Winter Frolic...it is one of my favorite Winter cartridges. Thanks for joining in the fun at Cooking with Cricut!

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  9. You did a great job on this sketch. Love the sentiment. Thanks for joining us at CWC. Smooches... Sous Chef Feli'

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