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Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Sweet Sunglasses Patriotic Card

Made this card using a Sunglasses image on a Cricut cartridge for first time. Used Patriotic Red/White/Blue colors. Added mini white star buttons to Sunglasses. Added stickles to the centers of the star buttons for sparkle. Sentiment for inside of card.

Inside card:

Supplies List 

adhesive: foam, Scotch ATG, Zig 2 Way glue pen 
buttons: mini white stars
Cricut cartridge: Summer Celebrations  2" Sweet word w/ Sunglasses 
ink:  VersaFine Onyx Black
machine: Cricut Explore Air 
paper:  cardstock -  red, white, blue  scrapbook - Patriotic - fence, stars
Simon Says Stamp: die - Stitched Square
stamp:  Craftin Desert Divas Celebrate Freedom - sentiment inside card
Tim Holtz: stickles - Star Dust
tool: MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:  

6/25  Pile It On Ch110 Old New Blue  UE 6/12
   Old - cardstock  New - first time making the Sweet word w/ Sunglasses  Blue - cardstock

6/26  Bitten by the Bug 2 Twins Ch  Use 2 of Something  UE  6/20
   used 2 mini white star buttons on the Sunglasses
6/26  Die Cuttin Divas Ch271 Sunglasses  3E(#1)  6/21
6/26  Simon Says Stamp Mon Use Patterned Papers  5E(#46/20

6/2Mod Squad Ch All That Glitters    3E(#16/22
6/28  Simon Says Stamp Wed Add Some Shimmer Sparkle      5E(#16/22
6/30  Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jun 2016 Ch  UE  6/1
6/30  DLART Jun Linky  nostack 1Eperday  6/1  
7/3  Craftin Desert Divas Craft It Up Link It Up Linky Party Red White Blue Ch  UE  6/20

7/3  Fantabulous Cricut Ch#279 Patriotism  3E(#26/20 

7/5  Doubleclick Conn Doubleclick Skittles Ch51 Stars and or Stripes 1E(#1)  6/22
7/5  Word Art Wed Ch Wk 236 237 Anything Goes  5E(#1)perwk  622


  1. Love the sunglasses and the patriotic theme. Thanks for joining us at the "All the Glitters Challenge at Mod Squad. Hope you will share with us often.
    Kathy MSCB DT

  2. Great card!! Love those sunglasses!! Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin Divas this week!

  3. This is a very "sweet" patriotic card. I love the twin stars! Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  4. S W E E T! Great patriotic contribution, love the glittering! Thanks for joining us at Fantabulous Cricut

  5. Very fun card!! Thanks for sharing with us at Word Art Wednesday!

  6. This is so fun! And love the glasses and the inside :) Thanks so much for joining us for the FCCB challenge this week! Hugs, DT Karla

  7. perfect for a hot summer day.... very sweet indeed


  8. Great card. I really like the paper you used. Thanks for joining us at Die Cuttin' Divas this week.


  9. Fabulous Red White and Blue Card! Dropping by to say Thank you so much for entering your art work into WAW this week Anything Goes Challenge - where you can upload 5 pieces each week - a total of 10 opportunities to win a prize! Happy Dance - it is a blessing to have you come by and join the challenge - may your day be filled with fun and laughter and leaving you with this message "The Lord is Good - All of the Time" Blessings, Gail WAW DT

  10. Very nice, love the sunglasses. Thank you for joining us at BBTB2

  11. What a fun card, I really love the sunglasses. Thank you so much for joining us at CDD Linky Party. Amy :)

  12. Very clever to use the sunglasses as part of the sentiment--love it! Thanks for sharing your work at BBTB2!
    Laurie from Crafty Sisters Creations

  13. I really love that patriotic fence paper! Thanks for joining us over at the DoubleClick Skittles Challenge! DT Member Carri~Abusybee Skittles!

  14. WOW Melissa-I love this card. That glasses cut is awesome. Your papers are great. Thank you for joining the DL.ART Thankful Thursday June Linky Challenge. Katie-DTMember

  15. This is incredible! Love this patriotic card!

    Thank you for joining us at Die Cuttin' Diva's

  16. Thanks for sharing in Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge Just a reminder that the new challenge has started, Donna ☺