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Thursday, June 23, 2011

Melon shaped card

I bought a HUGE watermelon at the grocery store and eating it this week (by myself, mind you!) has put me in a watermelon card making mood!

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The watermelon is from Stretch Your Imagination cartridge and I used my Gypsy to weld two postage stamp shapes from Gypsy Wanderings.  All paper and card stock is by SU!

I liked it so much that I made a look-a-like card:

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Entering the first card into these challenges:
Cooking with Cricut watermelon challenge
My Craft Spot how sweet it is challenge
Scrapalicious summer cold treats challenge

'Till next time, party people!

24 comments:

Pink Crafter said...

Oh it is so cute! I love it. I will have to try welding the th stamp shape, I like the look.

Joy said...

Cute ! Love the postage stamp base and the bakers twine ! Thanks for joining us at My Craft Spot !

Starla B. said...

Oh, this is so sweet!! I love that watermelon, and the postage stamp shape is just adorable!!

Sara I. said...

both adorable! love the twine and button combo - super sweet!

Maribel said...

I love the postage stamp look! That watermelon looks tasty enough to eat :)

Donna and Sara said...

Super cute!
Ok, another blog award for you! You're the best!

Sentimental Scrapper said...

Absolutely YUMMY cards! Love the cute papers you used for the watermelon! Thanks for joining the fun at My Craft Spot!

Kimberly

Shar said...

Toooo Cute!!!
I love the pink Paper!!
Love the Cute Watermelon
I just love your Creations!!!
Aloha,
Shar

Amy said...

This card is so stinkin' cute! I saw it on cookingwithcricut. I am now a new follower and would love for you to follow me too! :)
Amy

redheadedcrafter.blogspot.com

Scrapalicious USA said...

Very cute card! Thank you for joining Scrapalicious USA's Challenge! Glad to see returning and hope to see you at many more! Remember in order to collect your prize you must follow our blog. Thank you again and good luck, Cindy

Amy C said...

Fab cards!! I really love the pink on kraft and the watermelon looks so yummy. Thanks for joining us this week at My Craft Spot.

Hugs,
Amy
Scrapping Mommy

Stacey's Creative Corner said...

Awesome card! I love the colors that you used! Thanks for joining us at Cooking With Cricut this week!

Stacey
http://staceyscreativecorner.blogspot.com

Jean said...

Great card. Love the background shape on the first picture. Thanks for playing along with us at Cooking with Cricut.

Kate said...

What super cards! The striped paper for the watermelon is such a great look!
Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot this week!
Kate
Small Bits of Paper

Starla B. said...

Hee! Just so you know, Kenny has a lot of images, not just racing girls. He's got cowgirls, bikers, musicians...just a bunch of sassy people. Then there's others that look like they belong in a comic book. =)

DIANA L. said...

That is Card super. In fact I was just looking at all the goodies I got from you and thinking about using the blue border print ribbon that is gorgeous. So soon
Hugs, Diana
http:dianamlarson@blogspot.com

jennyplace2 said...

This is one sweet card! Great take on the challenge! Thanks for joining in the fun at My Craft Spot.

My 3 E Scrapbooking said...

Cely, this card is SWWWEEEETTT...hehe! I love that melon and the colors are great! Love the look alike card too! Thanks for playing along at My Craft Spot!

Jessica said...

Wow, super cute cards. I really like the postage stamp shaped card and the sentiments are adorable!
:O)
Jessica

ThePurplePlace said...

Hi Cely -- I just LOVE this adorable Melon card and the papers you picked are PERFECT! I love seeing all the awesome things that you create with your Cricut and it always makes me more and more inspired to make something new with mine.

I think it's so cute that you have the Pink Cuttlebug and I have the Pink Expression. I do admit, that I was very partial to get that one, because part of the proceeds went to Cancer Awareness and my Mom and one of my best friends are both breast cancer survivors.

I am going to print out a copy of your card to keep it and remember what carts you used! Thanks for sharing!!

Hugs,
Lis

PS: I am one of the Beta Testers for the new Cricut Craftroom program and it's been fun to play with, the only problem is that there is a BUG right now and I cant' CUT with it, but I do HOPE it will be fixed soon and available for everyone!

Mad Crafter said...

Cely I love your cards. I really like your card stock! It looks really great with the twine and the ribbon you choose. Awesome job. TFS and thanks for joining us at Cooking With Cricut!
~Madison CWCDT funkycards.blogspot.com

Scrappin Crafter said...

I love these colors! your card turned out super cute!
Thanks for sharing it with us on the Scrapalicious USA Challenge blog.

Jenni

Naomi said...

Cely,
Oh my gosh! This is just SO darned cute...as are ALL of your projects but, I just ADORE the puns you used here!
Thanks for being such a sweet follower of my blog...I am now following you, as well...Don't know why I wasn't earlier but, I've been missing out! You're like a RAY OF SUNSHINE!

Hugs,
Naomi

Jen said...

Adorable card, Cely! Love the striped paper for the watermelon. Thanks for linking your project up at Cooking With Cricut this week.

~ Jen, CWC Design Team
www.gator-4-life.blogspot.com

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