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Saturday, April 6, 2013

You Quack me up Card

Created this cute card with 'April Showers brings May Flowers' theme using cute Duck stamp.

Used colors: green, orange & yellow. Used Glossy accents for wet look. The Duck & pun sentiment are from one stamp set and the Pinwheel is from another stamp set. Used a button brad in center of Pinwheel. Used Stampin' Up punches for sentiment tag & sentiment tag layer. Used Easter craft sticker Daisies bought at Hobby Lobby in after easter sale 66% off.

Supplies List
card measures 5" x 4 1/4"
brad: button in center of Pinwheel
flowers: Easter crafts sticker Daisies - bought at Hobby Lobby in after Easter sale 66% off
gem: tiny yellow in center of flower on Duck's hat
Glossy accents; used on Duck's hat & dress cover and above Duck
ink: Memento - Dandelion, Rich Cocoa, Tangelo, Tuxedo Black
paper: cardstock - Kraft, green, orange, white, yellow
punches: Fiskars - 1/16" - for brad button, corner rounder
stamps: Lily Patch Stamps - Duck & Sentiment, The Craft's Meow - Pinwheel
Stampin' Up: punches - Modern Label, Word Window

Entering this into the following challenges:

4/6 Creative Insp Paint Anything Goes unlim 3/24
4/6 Gingerloft Kraft paper unlim 3/24
4/6 MFP Friends of Speedy TV Ch66 Song/Book/Movie unlim Song "Singing in the Rain" 4/1
4/6 Pink by Design Sparkle & Shine Ch unlim Daisies have glitter sparkle 4/1

4/7 Kraft Journal "Anything Goes" Ch unlim 4/1
4/7 Simon Says Stamp & Show Anything Goes unlim 4/1

4/9 Aud Sentiments Ch77 For a Child unlim 3/27
4/9 Divas by Design Spring Colours 2E(#2) 4/3
4/9 MFP Simple Salutations Anything Goes unlim 4/3
4/9 Paper Pretties Wed Ch PWC252 April Showers Bring May Flowers unlim 4/3

4/10 Brown Sugar Ch36 Spring 2E(#2) 4/5

4/11 Little Scrap Pieces Fun Fri April Showers Ch 1E(#1) 4/5
4/11 QKR Stampede April Showers 3E(#1) 4/5

4/12 2 Sisters Ch138 Anything Goes unlim 4/6 
4/12 Allsorts Ch201 Spring has sprung 3E(#1) 4/6 
4/12 My Sheri Crafts Ch107 Spring Has Sprung unlim 3/30

4/14 Clear It Out Theme: Spring Stash: Flowers 3E(#3) 4/1

4/14 Paper Playtime Ch7 use a PUN unlim 4/1
4/14 Twisted Tues 2TC47 Animals & Flowers 3E(#1) 4/2
4/14 Victorine Originals Ch56 Stripes & Dots unlim 4/1

4/16 Crafting For All Seasons Ch49 Floral Delight 3E(#3) 4/3

4/17 Creative Time For Me Colors of Rainbow use 3 of 6: Red, Orange,Yellow,Green,Blue,Purple I used Orange,Yellow,Green 1E(#1) 4/4

4/30 Craftun Desert Divas Linky Party #3 "Cute as a Button" unlim button brad on pinwheel 4/1
4/30 DLART Thankful Thurs Apr Linky Ch unlim 4/4


  1. Adorable!!

    Thank you for linking up with us for linky party #3 over at


  2. So CUTE! Love the image!

    Thank you for joining us a little Scrap Pieces!

  3. Great springy colors! Fun pinwheel too! Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time ~ Designer Challenge. :)

  4. Fabulous fun card. Thank you for joining us at Aud Sentiments challenge good luck Ginny ♥

  5. Thanks so much for entering your cute duck spring card @ My Sheri Crafts Challenge!!!

  6. Adorable card! Love the cute duck with the pinwheel. Thank you for playing along with us at Twisted Tuesday Challenges.

  7. Very cute! I love all the glitter!

  8. Love the duck stamp so cute! Thought I would visit your blog and say hello :)


  9. Quack, Quack - thanks for entering your card in Brown Sugar this week - good luck on the draw and please come back next Friday as well Melissa - enjoy your weekend - cute, cute duck, quack, quack! Gail DT

  10. So adorable!
    Thanks so much for joining us in the challenge at LSP!
    Sherrie K

  11. Super cute! I love the pinwheel! Thanks so much for joining us at Paper Playtime and for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas Linky Party #3!


  12. I love it. Super cute tweet card the rain looks real!!
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes April Linky Party
    DIANA L.

  13. Your card is super cute and your design is fabulous! Love the "rain"-looks real!

    Thank you so much for sharing your creativity with us this week at QKR Stampede.
    Best of luck and we'd love to have you visit again!

    Hugs Mian
    QKR Stampede Design Team Member

  14. Beautiful project. I love all the colors and everything:)You are so talented:) Following on Boglovin
    Tabitha's Designs Blog
    Low priced fun Digi Papers:)

  15. That duck is just adorable. Love him with the pinwheel. Thanks for playing Simple Salutations on Speedy TV.

  16. Cute card.. great to have you joining us at Brown Sugar.

  17. Super cute, such a fun image! Thanks for joining us over at Little Scrap Pieces! DT Member Carri~Abusybee

  18. Another cute card Melissa
    Thanks for sharing and playing along with The Kraft Journal's Anything Goes challenge

  19. Your card look gorgeous!!!
    Good luck to the challenge!

    If you wish, come on my blog ... If you want, you can become a Member? Please! ... I'd be honored

  20. a great card for Easter and spring! Thanks so much for sharing with us at Simon Says Stamp & Show. Sarah.

  21. Super sweet. Thanks for joining us at PPT this week.
    DT PPT

  22. Cute pinwheel! Thanks for sharing at Pink By Design!

  23. fab card thanks for sharing with us at 2 sisters this week good luck with the challenge Tracy x

  24. Thanks so much for joining us at Brown Sugar challages.
    It's really nice card that you have made
    Have a nice day
    DT Brown Sugar

  25. Cute card, thank you for joining us at Divas by Design.
    Sarah-Jane xx

  26. thanks so much for joining the lsp challenge with your super sweet little duck. Karen

  27. Very cute card, love the pinwheel. Thanks for playing along with us at Clear it Out for the Spring/flowers challenge

  28. Such a cute card Melissa. Thank you so much for joining us at Allsorts this week for our Spring has Sprung challenge x

  29. Beautiful cute card, thanks for sharing it with us on our challenge at Brown Sugar.

  30. So cute! Love the sweet little duck and her pinwheel.

  31. What a sweet card. Love the use of the buttons. Thanks for joining us for Use those buttons at Craftin' Desert Divas.
    Guest Designer

  32. BEAUTIFUL job with your card,Thanks for joining us in the My Creative Time/Designer Challenge!!!!:)

  33. lovely card!
    Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
    Jani x

  34. Your card is such fun!

    Thank you for participating in the Twisted Tuesday Challenge!