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Thursday, January 23, 2014

Penguin Shaped Birthday Card

Click following for OSAAT DT Challenge 196 Use a Digi.

I have the Winter Blues. My daughter headed back to college this morning. Missing her already.

Created this shaped Birthday card:
1. using Create a Critter 2 Cricut cartridge & Gypsy to make the shaped card
2. new Kraft cardstock  - I thought the blue pattern was perfect for thehat
3. stamped Hero Arts sentiment
4. Added ribbon

CASEd a Penguin Shaped Christmas/Winter Card I created which you can see by clicking here.

Card I CASEd:

New Card:

Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Create A Critter 2  3 1/2" Penguin with Party Hat
inks: Memento Bahama Blue
paper:  cardstock - the Paper Studio Doowup & Diddly Wink Kraft <-- my new, 
black, orange, white
ribbon: Spool O' Ribbon
stamp: Hero Arts Small Greetings sentiment
Stampin' Up: punch - Extra Lg Petite Pennants

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/26 Kraft Journal Ch155 Winter Blues 2E(#2) 1/20

1/27 Die Cuttin Divas Ch#149 Penguin Awareness Day 3E(#2) 1/21
1/27 Loves Rubber Stamps Ch87 Case Yourself or a DT UE 1/21

1/28 A Blog Named Hero Ch36 New Year, New Stash Make proj using Christmas presents or something new UE tot5combch 1/15

2/2 Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & link It Up Linky Party #23 Shaped Cards UE 1/20


  1. Your card turned out so cute. I know how you feel. My girls both left right after Christmas..Crafting is a fun way to cheer one up.

  2. Cute penguin! Thanks for linking up at Craftin Desert Divas. ~DT Janis

  3. Your penguin card is so cute Melissa

  4. OMGosh so cute!!! Thanks for playing with us over at Loves Rubberstamps!!!

  5. They are both so adorable! Thank You so much for joining us here at Loves Rubber Stamps this week. Your creations are amazing! Good Luck and Tons of Hugs, Dangina

  6. Your penguins are both cute . I love how you changed them!

  7. thanks for joining this weeks challenge at Loves Rubber Stamps Challenge blog Just loved your project Super cute1 hugs Larelle-Susanne DT

  8. Thank you for stopping by to share your card in our challenge this week.
    The Kraft Journal

  9. This is ADORABLE! I love penguins :) Thank you so much for playing along with us at Loves Rubberstamps this week! We hope you will play along with us again soon! :)