Thursday, March 8, 2012


I had so much fun with Counting Sheeple from Squigglefly that I had to grab Turtle Express too -- I cannot even stand how cute that snail is! Since I still have plenty of time to make more boy birthday cards for Card Cupids' March Card Drive, I grabbed one of Paper Cupcakes' super freebies offered with this week's Magical Monday challenge (Happy Birthday Nina!) to make the sentiment ticket chain.

Craft Us Crazy Challenge 22
The tickets are actually one piece; I used the perforation blade on my papercutter and then tore them apart except for one bit. I gave them some character with my paper distress, Antique Linen distress ink, and Copics.

If you haven't seen this week's Craft Us Crazy bright color inspiration photo yet (right), I know you'll want to join in when you do! Finish reading my post first though, Ha!

I used the fun Inspirational Card Sketch #154 (below), which is sadly the last for that challenge site.

I found the perfect DPs in my stash, although it took some looking! I also had just the right amount of the pretty spotty ribbon from Crafty Ribbons.

I also added some bakers twine, because why the heck not
ICSketches #154
Craft Us Crazy Challenge 22: Color/Photo Inspiration
ICSketches #154: Final challenge :(


Priyanka said...

wow CG what a color matching from this inspirational pic, really perfect, so nice. And congrats for your recent winning.

Susie Little said...

Beautiful card, thank you for playing along with our Final Sketch at ICS! Good Luck! xx

Lisa xx said...

wow, so lively! thank you for joining us at aud sentiments

Mari said...

Lovely colorful card! Thanks for playing at ICSketches

Julie said...

So cute! Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments