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Thursday, February 18, 2016

Xmas Cactus Circle Card

Made this Christmas card with a Hero Arts stamp/die set for a cactus theme. Used Wink of Stella on the lights for sparkle.

 Supplies List

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG
Crayola: pencil colors 
ink:  Simon Says Stamp Fern  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Sizzix
paper:  scrapbook - the Paper Studio Country Snowman  cardstock -  blue, white
pen: Wink of Stella clear
Spellbinder: die - Nest Classic Circles 
stamp/die: Hero Arts - Merry Cactus To You/Merry Cactus Frame Cuts- sentiment - inside 
Stampin' Up: punch - Heart - sentiment tag 
tool:  MISTI 

Entering this into the following challenges:  

1.  2/19  Allsorts Wk350 Circle cards - no squares  3E(#3)  2/13
2.  2/19  CHNC Christmas Ch267 Colour Blue  UE  2/13
3.  2/19  Suzy Bees Blooming Ch117 Anything goes w/ twist - Sentimental   UE  2/13

4.  2/20 Crafty Card Makers #157 Love, Love, Love  combtot15ch  UE  2/8   Love - heart punch sentiment tag inside

5.  2/24  CRAFT Ch351 Christmas  5E(#22/18

6.  2/24  DRS Designs Ch Thurs #214 Insp by Color Ch  UE 2/18
   used blues

7.  2/28  Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up & Link It Up Linky Party Ch Nature's Wonder   UE  2/15   Nature - Cactus

8.  2/29  Artistic Stamper Creative Team Blog Feb 2016 HeART Art Ch  UE 2/1 
   Heart - heart punch for sentiment tag
9.  2/29  Crafty Hazelnuts Christmas Ch Extra Feb 2016  UE  2/
10.  2/29  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Feb 2016 Ch  UE  2/1
11.  2/29  Cuttlebug Mania Ch I (heart) you  3E(#3)  2/16
 Heart - heart punch for sentiment tag   

12.  2/29  Tic Tac Toe Ch 4  3E(#2) 2/16 
   3rd column - All Things Round (round card), Stacked sentiment (heart punch popped up w/ foam),
      plants (cactus)


13.  3/1  The Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Ch  UE  2/1


14.  3/5  Sweet Stamps Feb Anything Goes Ch  UE  2/7


  1. Another lovely circle card Melissa.
    I like it.
    Hugs, Jana - DT C.R.A.F.T. Ch.

  2. Oh how FUN!! Love the circle card and that sentiment is fabulous!! Thank you for playing with Stamping Smiles Design Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge!!

    Nora Noll
    Stamping Smiles Design
    Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
    Design Team Member

  3. Very cute. Thanks for joining us at Craftyhazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge.
    Margaret, DT

  4. Super cute card and fun sentiment!! =)
    Craftin Desert Divas DT
    Thanks for joining us for Craftin Desert Divas "Nature's Wonder" Linky Party!

  5. Fun card!

    Thank you so much for joining us for the Craftin Desert Divas "Nature's Wonders" Linky Party!
    ~DT Lori

  6. your sentiment has me giggling!

    thank you so much for joining our challenge over at The Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas Challenge Extra Blog! :)

  7. So cute and silly.
    Tracie Pond
    Stamping Smiles Designs
    Tic-Tac-Toe Challenge
    Design Team Member