Sunday, September 1, 2013

OWH VCMP - Cards 4 Kids

The 7th OWH VCMP challenge is to make a kiddie card using the following tic-tac-toe board:

I chose to go from bottom left diagonally up to the upper right:  Embossing, Punny Sentiments, Using Punches or Dies.

Cricut Cartridge:  Boys Will Be Boys
Designer Paper:  Recollections
Sentiment:  Scrappy Mom's "Amusing Animals" stamp set.
Punch:  EK Success Scalloped Scallop.
Embossing:  Cuttlebug "Mesh" folder.

A2 sized card = 5.5" x 4.25"
Cricut Boys Will Be Boys cartridge
Card Recipe:
  • Mat 1 (black) = 5 3/8" x 4 1/8".
  • Mat 2 (blue / white polka dots) = 5 1/4" x 4".
  • Mat 3 (white border) = 4" x 1" (final size after punching).  Top punched with EK Success Scalloped Scallop punch.
  • Sentiment "Fishing you a great day" = from Scrappy Mom's "Amusing Animals" stamp set.

  • Fish and Fishing Pole and Round Mats:  cut images and shadow at 2 1/4" from Cricut Boys Will Be Boys cartridge; [Fishing] found on page 71 of the folder.  Fish has been embossed with Cuttlebug "Mesh" folder.  White gel pen used for faux stitching.  Fish is mounted with foam tape.

Inside of Card
Inside of Card:
  • Mat 1 (black) = 5" x 3.75".
  • Mat 2 (blue / white polka dots) = 4.75" x 3.5".
  • Mat 3 (white) = 4.5" x 3.25".

1 comment:

  1. Ooh, this is so darn cute! Love the little fish with its punny sentiment. And, the inside of the card is too fun with its polka dotted paper. :)

    Thanks again for hosting a challenge and for playing along with this one. There's a little one who is going to love getting this card!