Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Frog Birthday Card

Hi, I wanted to share a card I made for my grandma's birthday.  I used the frog from the Mini Monsters cartridge for the front.  I don't have any embossing folders with dots, so I ran the frog through the embossing machine over some jiffy grip fabric to get the raised spots all over him.  After I put the words on, I noticed they were off-center. I stuck some ribbon on the side of the front to make it look more even.  The frog on the front is a shaker.  I love the phrase "I was toad... it is better to get laugh lines than to get worry warts;" which was cut from the girl font on the cupcake cartridge.  The frog inside is from the Paisley cartridge.  He and the "hoppy birthday" both pop-up when you pull the arrow tab.
and the inside:
then when you pull the tab:

I would like to enter this card in a few challenges:
Getting Cricky's Fun With Puns Challenge
Bearly Mine's Anything Goes Challenge
Craft Your Day's Away Anything Goes Challenge
Crafty Catz' Animal Challenge
Paper Playtime's Polka Dots + Sentiment Challenge
Ribbon Carousel's Bump it Up Challenge
& Simon Says No Rules Challenge






7 comments:

  1. what a fun and very cutie of a card love the image too fabulous work thank you for joining in with us all over at crafty Catz hugs sassyx

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  2. Hey there thank you for sharing your Froggy card with the DT from Simon Says Stamp and Show, love the colors and your colouring, hugs terry xxx

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  3. what a great card! love that cutie image too. Thanks for joining us this week at CraftyCatz. Kim x

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  4. This is fab and fun!! Love the frog!

    Thanks for joining us at Craft Your Days Away for our final challenge - Anything Goes

    Hugs

    Julie

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  5. Thank you so much for joining us at the Crafty Catz Animals with this superb creation,

    I do hope you will come on over and join in the fun with us again next week,

    Have a lovely day
    Hugs Bridget :0)

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  6. Love the sentiment! Thanks for playing with us at the Ribbon Carousel!

    Tracy Valure

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  7. Ha!! This is so adorable!! I love the sentiment and the pull tab!! Thanks so much for playing along at Paper Playtime :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts
    Paper Playtime DT

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