Wednesday, May 4, 2011

CCC #73 Beach Theme Card Challenge

Card #146
This week over at CRICUT CARDZ CHALLENGE, Mary has all of us on Design Team #2 to come up with a beach theme card using any cartridges and colors we like.
All papers are from various Recollections paper packs.  Card base is 11" x 4 1/4" scored at 2 3/4" and 8 1/4".  Background blue gingham panels are cut @ 2 3/4" x 4 " (4 of these) and 5 1/4" x 4". Cricut cartridge SIMPLY CHARMED used for all cuts. Beach ball p. 51 cut @ 2". Sand and pail p. 51 cut @ 3 1/2". Sunshine with glasses p. 50 cut @ 2". "Life's A Beach" phrase p. 51 cut @ 1 1/2". "Sunny" p. 50 cut @ 1".

I hope all of you will hop over to CCC and play along with us! We'd love to see your beach card ideas! 


  1. Love it! Makes me think Summer and vacation.

    Hugs, girlfriend.

  2. Such a nice card! I just love summer! Love the colors...makes me want to go to the beach!

  3. Oh I would love to go visit your beach and, I was going to say swim, but I don't think so. I just remembered the video you showed. I'll sit on the porch with you!! LOL Your card is just wonderful! Love the gingham and the sunglasses on the sun!! :)

  4. This turned out adorable! Great job with this weeks challenge! :O)
    Theresa (CCC DT)

  5. Nice card for the CCC challenge this week. I really like how you made it a gate-fold card! TFS
    Cheers, Karen

  6. Very cute:) Can't wait for days like this.
    Sherrie K