Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Crafty Cardz Ch# 127 "Erin Go Braugh!"

Hi, everyone! I have some exciting news for you! 

Mary @ Cardz TV has decided to change one of her challenge types.
Formerly known as Cricut Cardz Challenge (CCC)
will now be officially
That means all of you who have
Big Shots
Cut with Cuttlebugs
who like to use
Will be able to play and participate in our CARD challenges!! Awesome!
Here is the challenge that starts today:

Crafty Cardz Ch#127 "Erin Go Braugh!" 
Make a card for St. Patrick's Day using GREEN, BLACK, and WHITE ONLY
Starts: Wed, Mar 13th
Ends: Tues, Mar 26 @ Noon EST
Prize: 1 set of Cardz TV Stamps

Here is my project for this challenge:

  • A2 size card 5 1/2" x 4 1/4"
  • Leaf background paper from KaiserCraft 6 1/2" Paper Pad "Tiny Woods"
  • Gingham paper from Creative Imaginations "Signature Collection Gingham" 6x6 pad
  • Black mat cut @ 5 3/8" x 4 1/8"
  • Green leaf mat cut # 5 1/4" x 4"
  • Green Braiding Cord wrapped around bottom
  • Recollections and Prima flowers and leaves with Recollections brads in centers
  • Black Shamrock mat cut @ 4 5/8" x 3"
  • Green Gingham mat cut @ 2 7/8" x 4 1/2"
  • CELEBRATE WITH FLOURISH for Shamrocks cut @ 3 1/2" and adhered with foam tape for dimension. Edges inked with Tim Holtz Peeled Pain distress ink.
  • Green gemstones from Michael's
  • Cardz TV Stamps "St. Patrick's Day" set used for sentiment inked with Memento Tuxedo black ink
Now.... for the inside....

  • Black mat cut @ 4 1/4" x 3 1/4"
  • Green leaf mat cut @ 4" x 3"
  • Green gingham mat cut @ 4" x 1"
  • White mat cut @ 3 1/2" x 2 1/2"
  • Cardz TV Stamps "St. Patrick's Day" set used for sentiment inked with Memento Tuxedo black ink
Thank you so much for stopping by today! :) Janis
A Gem of a Challenge - W - #70 Floral Frenzy  (Sat)
Gingerloft - 2W - (1st week) The Colour Green (ends 23rd March)  (Sun)
Glitter n Sparkle - St.Pat`s/Use Green  (Sun)
Great Impressions - M, 3E, SIO - (March) Going Green (use green colour and/or something recycled on your project) (ends 30th March)  (Sun)
Scrappy Frogs - M - (March) Green/St Patric day (ends 6th April)  (Sun)
There She Goes - Shades of Green (Mon)
Flourishes Timeless Tuesday -W- #211 Go Green (Tues)
Papercraft Star - 5C - #136 Green (Wed)
Sisterhood of Crafters  - 2W, 3E - Green (Wed)
DRS Designs - 1E, SIO - #62 Shamrocks / 4 leaf clovers (Thurs)

Come play with us!


  1. Great job on this week's challenge. Love the way your shamrocks have their own little flair.

  2. the colour combo!!

  3. Awesome card!Beautiful!!!
    Have a Wonderful Day,

  4. Love those shamrocks and your layout! Thanks for playing along with DRS Designs! Good Luck!

  5. What a fabulous creation inside & out!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood ‘GREEN with Envy’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  6. This is super cute!! I love the sentiment and shamrocks. Great job!!

  7. A gorgeous card, love the design, and the shamrocks are great. Thank you for joining us over at Glitter n Sparkle, good luck

  8. Terrific card! unfortunately entrants are restricted in the number of challenges they enter ... but thanks for playing at Papercraft Star!

  9. This is so pretty. Loving the flowers and the twine.
    {Would love you to visit my blog and join my 500-Follower Give-Away.}
    {Doing Life – my personal blog}

  10. Your card is beautiful Miss Janis! I love the flowers and the pretty shamrocks. TFS :)

    Michelle (DT sister)
    Purple Monkey Moments

  11. Great card!! So cool..
    Thanks for joining us at Glitter n Sparkle..
    Toni - DT

  12. Oh my! Those shamrocks are fantastic :) Great card! Thanks so much for playing along with The Sisterhood of Crafters for our GREEN with Envy Challenge.

  13. Those shamrock cuts look awesome! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at TSG!

  14. Great card and gorgeous flowers.

    Thanks for joining us at A Gem of a Challenge.

    Helen x

  15. Great news! I'll try to join in for future challenges.

    I love your card with these fun shamrocks! The inside is lovely too.

    Thank you for joining our challenge at Great Impressions Stamps .


  16. Like the card with the swirl flourishes on the Shamrocks and the flower embellishing. I host a wkly challenge at Mark's Finest Papers Simple Salutations in which the challenge this wk is St. Patrick's Day. Membership in MFP is free Please join, enter & let them know I sent you. I think you use to be part of MFP and was not sure if you'd like to enter. I'm stepping down as MFP SS Hostess the end of this mth so trying to go out with most entries the last 2 wks.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"
    MFP SS Hostess

  17. What a fun card! Thank you for sharing this with us over at the Paprcraft Star.