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Monday, May 25, 2015

Dancing Owl Thanks Card

Created this thanks card using Twinkle Toes Cricut cartridge which is new to me with 1 yr Cricut Design Space subscription. Used sketch which you can see below that I rotated 90 degrees to the right. Stamped Hero Arts "Thanks!" sentiment. Threaded twine thru button added to stage right. Added a gem to bow on Owl's head. Added a wobble to back of Owl for dance action.

Supplies List 

button: purple
Cricut cartridge: Twinkle Toes   4" Stage  2 1/2" Owl  <-- new cartridge 
   able to use w/ Cricut Design Space subscription
gem: His & Hers mini purple
Hero Arts: CL342 - sentiment
ink: VersaFine Onyx Black
machine:  Cricut Explore Air
papers:  cardstocks - Kraft brown  black, pinks, purples, white
Spellbinder: Shape Nested Pennants
wobble: added to back of Owl for dance action

Entering this into the following challenges:  

5/29 A Blog Named Hero Ch - New  5E(#5)  totcomb5ch  5/20  New - Cricut cartridge Twinkle Toes

5/31 Bitten By The Bug 2 Ch Let's Dance    UE 5/25
5/31 Simon Says Stamp Mon Ch: Thank You   5E(#1)  5/25

6/5 Crafty Calendar Ch May Ch - Things w/ Wings 3E(#3) 5/2

6/7 Fantabulous Cricut Ch#252 Sketch 3E(#1) 5/25


  1. This is such an adorable dancing owl- I love that is on a wobble to. Hope you enjoyed those burgers I was so glad I made ours less clean up.
    Thank you for entering THE Bitten by the Bug 2, with the theme “Dancing” for this challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  2. What a fun card! a dancing owl :)) thanks for joining us at Crafty Calendar Challenge hugs Sue J xx

  3. What a cute dancing owl! love the wobble action.

  4. This is so sweet!! How fun she dances!! What an awesome card!! Have a great day :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  5. This is really great!! I love it.
    Thank you for entering THE Fantabulous Cricut challenge using the “sketch”. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

  6. Oh MY!! that is cute, cute, cute!! You have a great card here! Love her "moves"! Thanks for playing with us at Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog!

  7. Yup, like they said... that dancing owl rocks!!! Good job!!

  8. I love this cute dancing owl card with the action wobble. That really makes the card so fun! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  9. This card is just too cute!! I love how you rotated the sketch to showcase the dancing wobbling owl. Thank you for sharing this lovely card with us at Fantabulous Cricut Challenge blog.
    :) Marie

  10. would love to see your dancing owl in person. Very cute. thanks for joining bbtb2 this week


  11. What an adorable card!!! Thank you so very much for joining our 'Let's Dance Challenge' at BBTB2!!!! :)

  12. What a cute card Melissa! I love your stage and curtain and I love, love that little dancing owl! What a fun idea to put her on an action wobble, just perfect for the dance challenge. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2 ;-)

  13. LOVE it! Wobblers are the best aren't they?! Thanks for joining us at the Fantabulous Cricut challenge blog