February 17, 2011

Project 85 - BIRTHDAY TANK!!

Happy Thursday!  
It was 61 degrees on Monday, then this is what I saw outside my kitchen window this morning......!   
Don't-cha just love the snow!


Now onto the fun stuff.....
I had to make a card REAAALLLYYYY fast for my son's cousin's birthday! 
and ...
 I have officially amazed myself!!
:D  
This card took me (no lie) 15 minutes to make!! 
 I used Boys Will Be Boys Cricut Cartridge, ribbon from Hobby Lobby, and paper scraps I had in my scrap pile. 
I'm not that great at making cards for boys, so this was a challenge for me.
This is what I came up with...... 
"HAPPY BIRTHDAY CORBIN"




Oh , I just had to share this with you!  
This is
 "THE LIFE OF MY DOG...MOJO!
Isn't she just the cutest!
Bug Hugs :D

8 comments:

  1. What a great card! And your dog is adorable!

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  2. We got the opposite; the blizzard rolled in and now all the snow has melted -- it was in the 50's yesterday, and 61 degrees today!

    Corbin's birthday card is so cute and, yes, Mojo is toooooo adorable!

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  3. great card~ love the camo ribbon! and I soooo Love little Mojo!!! she IS the cutest!

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  4. WOW that is a lot of snow. We have been in the 70's all week... :)
    Your dog is the cutest ever....
    Cute,cute,cute card!!! Great job.
    hugs,jen

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  5. WOW! 15 minutes!! That's amazing! I love the ribbon; and the card is so cute!!! TFS! :)

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  6. Cool tank! My 18yr old is at bootcamp right now. I tried to make him a grenade but i just couldnt think of what to say on it. He sounds anxious to get to the point when they can learn how to throw them. I used indie art and ds to weld them together. I really need to get that boy cart, i am sure there is alot more then i think!

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  7. Karen,
    The view from your window is really pretty, your cards look great and your puppy is gorgeous.
    She looks like she has it "ruff"
    Hugs
    Stacy

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  8. The tank card is just adorable! I had a hard time too with creating a "boy" card for someone awhile back! If you've seen my blog, you'll see that I seem to only get baby stuff done lately and it seems that everyone is having girls except one! :) So I struggled with making her a card for his arrival, then I was able to create a framed scrapbook page for his room with ease! Once I found out what her theme was for his nursery, it just flowed! However, I didn't have any sports type cartridges so I just got some pre-made embellishments to finish off the project! She loved it, so I was happy with how it turned out! So I'm not so scared to create "BOY" stuff now! :) Keep up the great work!

    Shelley
    http://carleys-closet.blogspot.com
    shelleymace21@gmail.com

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