Friday, June 24, 2011

My very first post and first challenge entry

Hi! This is my very first post and first challenge entry. I made this card for my niece’s birthday and thought I would enter it in the Pretty Purple Birthday Challenge over at Fancy Framework (

The challenge is to have a project with Purple, Bling, and Ribbon.

Front of Card

Inside of Card
Card and Envelope
  • Card Base: 5-1/2" x 4-1/4"
  • Create a Critter: Skunk cut at 3.75"
  • Cuttlebug Folder: Bloom Dots
  • Sentiment: My Pink Stamper "Punny-licious"
  • Card Stock: Wausau Paper Classics Cardstock from Target
  • Patterned Paper: Colorbok from Wal-Mart
  • Ribbon: Dollar bin at Michaels
  • Blingy flower: Recollections from Michaels
  • Fiskars: Leave it to Weaver Border Punch (for ribbon)
  • EK Success Punches: Scalloped Scallop, 1" Circle and 1-1/2" Scallop
  • Wiggly Eyes (I am obsessed with wiggly eyes!)
Thanks for stopping by!


  1. This card is adorable! I love the flower in the skunk's hair and the eyelashes you gave her. :)

  2. Super job! Very cute! Welcome to the blogging family. You going to have fun! I'm a new follower. Come and visit me sometime.


  3. Hi Linda! I apologize for giving you the info you requested this way, but I couldn't locate your email addy. Madeline at The Shabby Vanity created it for me. I actually paid for a blog makeover. I think she has a la carte items. You should check out her site. She doesn't have a huge back log like some other web designers do. She very quick, also.

  4. Linda,

    So cute! Love Create a Critter cart, one of my all time favorites! I am also a fan of the wiggle eyes :)

    Now a new follower!

  5. VERY cute card!! I'm so excited that you included your very first post into my challenge!! :)'re the winner!!! :) Email me your address & I will get your surprise box out to you! Thank you for joining in the fun!


  6. What an adorable card! Congrats on your first post on your new blog. You'll have lots of fun. And you won your first challenge--how cool is that?! Now you'll be hooked.--Pat N. Stop by my blog sometime by clicking on my name.

  7. This is sooooo CUTE! Welcome to the blogging world! Looking forward to seeing more of your work! :o)

  8. Welcome to the blogging world! Your going to have a blast!
    Just became a follower. Love this card, so cute!

    Check me out at