Thursday, March 31, 2011

YOU ARE MY SUNSHINE

Card #120
I just love the papers on this card. So bright and cheery.
Card base is from K & Company Greenhouse stack
Cut @ 11" x 4 1/4
Scored @ 2 3/4" and 5 1/3" to make a Z-Fold card
Blue panel mats from DCWV Baby Boy Stack
cut @ 2 1/2" x 4 1/8" (2 of these)
Inside Blue mat cut @ 5 1/4" x 4"
CREATE A CRITTER Cricut Cartridge
Turtle page 64 cut @ 2 1/2" 
using K & Company Primary Designer Paper Pad


Peachy Keen PK-754 Critter Faces Set A Medium for turtle's face


Rhinestones, *Butterfly, and Ribbon from stash


Red Heart button & Jute from stash


Song lyrics printed from computer using Candara font @ 16 pts
Some words using CK Diva @ 20 pts

This is my submission for the following challenges:
365 Cards Day 29 - Signature Sentiment (I sing this song to my kids all the time)
Creative Card Crew - For a Child
Digital Tuesday #104 - for the kids (digital sentiment from computer)
Paper Pretties #147 Bring on the Bling
The Paper Variety 1-2-3 Challenge - 1 Ribbon, 2 Friends, 3 Rhinestones
365 Cards Day 31 - Poetry on card (You Are My Sunshine lyrics)
Ai Factory - Bright As Day - Use Bright Colors & digi (digi sentiment)
Aud Sentiment #25 - Card for a Child with Sentiment
Cute Card Thursday #158 - Couples (2 characters of any type)
Charisma Cardz #13 Bling & Sprarkles (Rhinestones & Shimmer Butterfly)
Pals Paper Arts #87 - Punches
Paper Romance #44 Bling
Pixie Dust Studio #68 - Fluttering Wings (butterfly)
LOTV's #90 Spring
Pile It On #13 Cutie Patootie

I hope you'll click on the challenge blogs above & come play along with us!






20 comments:

  1. Hi Janis, I LOVE the Z fold cards. I was on a roll with them for a while. I just may have to start again!!

    Thanks for the inspiration,
    Cheryl @ CardsbyCG.blogspot.com

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  2. This really sweet, Janis! Now tell me... How do you find alll these cahllenges? I can't believe how many you found for this card!

    Hugs,
    Saundra :)

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  3. Hi Janice! LOVE the card, and the song too!.. Did you see all the HSN specials on t.v. today? It's been painful... downright torture, not breaking down and buying that cricut! I am sick just thinking about it, but let's not talk about that! I see you're reading "Charmed and Dangerous". Is it good?.. A friend just loaned me "Three Cups of Tea". She says it was really good, and wants me to read it, so I guess I'll start that one soon!... Have a great weekend! ~tina

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  4. How cute! I love that turtle.
    Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

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  5. Fabulous card, love the tortoise, such a cute face!
    Many thanks for joining in the Cute Card Thursday challenge!
    Happy Crafting, Debxx

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  6. Fabulous card for a child.
    Thanks for joining us at DT this week.
    Best wishes, Sharon

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  7. Sweet little turtle, thanks for joining us at Pixie Dust.

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  8. So cute Janis~ I've been stalking your blog quite a bit :) Love ya!

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  9. Wow Janis, look at you go. 23 Challenges in one card. That has to be a record. Love the card and the lyrics. One of my favorite songs. It is among the first songs I learned to play on the piano.
    Blessings,
    Belinda

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  10. Cute card!
    Thanks for Piling It On :)

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  11. your turtle card is so cute and I just love the lyrics.Goodluck at Charisma this week.

    clare x

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  12. very cute little blingy turtle. I love the way the card opens.
    thanks for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

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  13. Awww what an adorable fella and I do love the blingy bits on his shell.Great style of card too.Thanks for joining us at AiFactory :D
    Lisa x

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  14. Totally cute! I love that turtle and the card fold. Thanks for playing along with us at 365 Cards :-)

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  15. Adorable card with that cute turtle and little butterfly! and love the sentiment inside! Thanks for playing along with us at The Paper Variety! :)

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  16. Very cute! Thanks for playing at The Paper Variety!

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  17. Super sweet!

    Thanks for joining PR this week!

    Hugs,
    Sandra P

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  18. This is one gorgeous card Janis, a perfect take for our Spring theme this week.
    Thank you for joining us at Lili of the Valley.
    Hugs,
    Nicola

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  19. Beautiful card, love the colours you have used. Thanks for joining us at LOTV this time. Hugs Christine x

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  20. What a creative card Janis! I love the sentiment. There's special meaning for me and my granddaughter. So glad you could join us for our Aud Sentiments challenge.

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