Friday, June 15, 2012

You're TOAD-ally Awesome!

Pause Dream Enjoy Ch# 24... Click here
Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges Design Team Call... Click here

Good afternoon! Don't miss Pause Dream Enjoy Challenges #24 that starts today. You can see my post about it HERE or hop over to PDE Challenge blog and submit your own project and see the DT's projects HERE.  Oh, and in case you haven't heard, PDE Challenge Blog is having a Design Team Call! See the details about that HERE.

I made a TOAD-ally fun card this afternoon for some challenges going on right now. Want to play along? I've listed the challenges I'm entering this card into at the bottom of the post. I'm sure they would love it if you clicked over and played along too. I love challenges!!

Project # 283 of this year

  • A2 size card 4 1/4" x 5 1/2"
  • Background paper from My Mind's Eye "Lost & Found" stack
  • ELEGANT EDGES p. 23 Oblong with Shadow cut @ 3 1/2 for shape at top of card
  • DOODLECHARMS Sun p. 96 cut @ 1 1/2"
  • CREATE A CRITTER Frog p. 24 cut @ 2"
  • CREATE A CRITTER Grasses p. 45 cut @ 1" and some @ 3/4" in greens and yellows
  • CREATE A CRITTER Kite (forgot what page - it's the page with the giraffe) cut @ 1 1/2"
  • D'vine Swirls Cuttlebug Embossing folder for Sun
  • CARDZ TV STAMPS "Critter Captions" for sentiment stamp
  • Everything inked around the edges with Tim Holtz Tea Dye distress ink

My Mind's Eye "Lost & Found"

Thanks for stopping by today! Have a fun weekend. :) Janis

Entered into these challenges:
ATCs & Cards with Attitude #16 Anything Goes
Card Crafter's Circle #27 Card with a sentiment
Crafty Catz - Embossing
Fat Pages & Cards with Attitude #16 Anything Goes
Polka Doodles - Summer Scene


  1. Super Cute Card!!!Don't you just love the Create a Critter cart!!!

  2. Love this totally cute card! I really love the twine too! TFS!!


  3. Very cute! You know I love this type of cheerful out of the ordinary card!

  4. Soooo soo cute, Janis!! Love the lil' frog and kite! Love it!

  5. Super fun, especially with that sentiment.

    Stay Creative,
    Carson's Creations

  6. Hi Janis,
    Thanks for playing in our Sentiment challenge this week at Card Crafter’s Circle. I really like how you created your own background and just love your grass!! Great card and very creative, love your embossing!!!!
    Trish Munro
    Card Crafter’s Circle Design Team

  7. What a fun little card, Janis - it made me smile. Thanx for joining us at Polkadoodles this week. Jan xx

  8. Lovely fun card, thank you for joining us at ATC's and Fat Pages With Attitude this fortnight. Abbie (Co Owner) xx

  9. aww a wee puddock as we say in Scotland!!! Cute wee critter. Thanks for joining us on ATCs & Fat Pages With Attitude.
    Hugs Alison x x

  10. EEEK!!! Cuteness overload!! I love this one it is so sweet!
    Tracy M

  11. Gorjuss card hun, perfect for our challenge at polkadoodles this week.
    Shell xx

  12. fabulous card, thanks for sharing your lovely creation with us at CRAFTY CATZ x carol

  13. What a cute card!Thanks for sharing it with us at ATCs and Cards with Attitude.

  14. A real cute card, loving the grass you made. Thanks for sharing with us at ATC & Fat Pages with Attitude. Caz

  15. really cute card and love the layout!
    Thanks for joining us at CraftyCatz this week
    Kim x

  16. This is fab... love the piecing! Thanks for sharing with us at card Crafter's Circle!

  17. This is such a cute, cute Critter card..i love how you embossed the sun too! Thanks so much for joining us at Card Crafter's Circle!

  18. Lovely card and thanks for sharing at CRAFTY CATZ this week, hope to see you next week.

  19. Very cute creation! I can't help but smile when I see your frog :)


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  20. This just too cute - I love it! Thanks for joining our Summer Scene challenge over at Polka Doodles. Good luck.

    Claire x

  21. What a clever little card!! Love the pun and the cute froggy!! Thanks for playing with us at Polka Doodles!!