Friday, April 16, 2010

Bugs Out of the Box!

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Yippee!  I get my computer back today---no more looking at goofy colors on DH's monitor!  I hope this card looks better on YOUR screen than mine!

Today's SCS challenge F4A8 was "Out of the Box"--to use the tutorial described so that your image pops out around the edge of a diecut!  Fun technique and one I have been wanting to try for a while.  Since today is busy, I chose to make a couple more CAS cards for my birthday stash:

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It took me a couple tries to get the technique quite right!  But for the first attempt, I was pretty happy with how they came out!  The image and sentiment is from SU's Bugs & Kisses, paper is CC Garden Variety (love it!).  Ribbon is some retired SU.  To get the snail just the color I wanted, I inked him up first in Summer Sun, then inked again in Kiwi Kiss.....a combo!  I hope these make someone smile.   TFL today!

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7 comments:

  1. These came out great! I checked out the technique, pretty cool! Thanks for sharing. ~Diane

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  2. Love the technique! Love the cards! Too stinkin' cute!

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  3. I love the snail with the 'pea' paper. Too cute. You did a great job on this technique!

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  4. Well, you've got me smilin'! This is fabulous .l.. I love the stamps (of course!), and that super-cute DP, but your coloring of the snail takes the cake!

    Love it ... now gimme back my cake! Have a fabulous weekend, Sweetie!

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  5. How cute!! Great job of "out of the box"!

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  6. OH awesome awesome papers! YUM! My fav color! I've always loved this little set too.

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  7. CUTE! The Garden Variety paper is a good match for your "bug!"

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