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November 28, 2011

Cricut Circle Blog Challenge

This week the challenge in the Circle blog was to create something using some of your flowers from your stash and incorporate at least 2 Cricut cuts into it.  The prize is a $25 credit to your Cricut.com account.
Here is my card, it was also made following a sketch this week on the message board.
I have had this poinsettia flower and leaves in one of my Prima flower packs for some time now.   The background plaid paper was print and cut using the Imagine cartridge Santa's Village.  The white is pearl paper I Cuttlebugged with a plaid flower that was in a Christmas set of folders.
The flower pot was cut from Walk in my Garden , I Cuttlebugged it and then put Crackle Accents on it.    Here is a close up of the pot.
The stem of the flower is the letter "L" from the Ashlyn's Alphabet cartridge.
So I guess that covered my two cuts and 3 if you count the plaid paper.

I did the inside very simply and will stamp a sentiment is it later.
I also added some of that plaid paper from the Santa's Village cartridge.  All the plaid papers I printed on pearl paper so they have a very pretty sheen to them.
Thanks for stopping by, would love to hear what you think of my poinsettia card.
Challenges for this card

Make it Monday   Always anything goes    ends - 12/4
Lil Red Wagon   Christmas  ends  - 12/6

13 comments:

Suzanne cricutcraftingrammyblogspot.com said...

Very cute. I love the flower and the pot. Glad you posted as I missed it so will have to go check it out. Us CC girls got to stick together. :)

Dr Sonia S V said...

Wow what an amazing stunning creation-- the card just pops out to you! Sheer glory!!
Cheers
Sonia
cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Dr Sonia S V said...

Wow what an amazing stunning creation-- the card just pops out to you! Sheer glory!!
Cheers
Sonia
cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Vickie said...

Very pretty Donna. I love it.


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Hrvatica said...

What a lovely card. The flower just pops wonderfully.

Sherryn said...

your card caught my eye on MIM. very pretty xx

Doreen said...

What a gorgeous card,love the flower and great colours.xxx

Rene said...

This is AWESOME!!!! Thank you so much for joining us at MIM! Don't forget to leave a comment for another entry and mention you saw them on MIM...the more comments left, the greater your chance of winning this week's fabulous prize! Good luck!
Rene :D

Stephanie said...

This is really pretty. Love your papers. Love what you did with the pot. Great detail.

Mary J said...

Wow, just so very pretty! Thx for linking it up to the Make It Monday party!

Mary J x

CardArTart said...

Love your ponsettia, I did one too, a bit different to yours. The crackle effect on the pot looks great - saw you on Make It Monday :)

Audrey Frelx said...

Gorgeous!

Rosanne said...

Just lovely! Thanks for linking it up to Little Red Wagon.