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Monday, January 2, 2017

#2 Yr of the Rooster Card

2017 is the Year of the Rooster.

 Supplies List 

Cricut cartridge: Folk Art Festival  3" Rooster 
ink: Memento  LadyBug
machine: Cricut Explore Air, Sizzix BIGkick, Xyron (laminated the Rooster)
paper: cardstock -  reds, yellow, yellow/gold
   the Paper Studio Doo Wop & Diddly Wink Kraft
Spellbinder: die - Nest Hexagon
stamp: Scrappy Moms Dancing in Circles 2 - sentiment
tool:  MISTI

Entering this into the following challenges:

1/7   Dragonfly Journeys Ch82 Yr of the Rooster   Hens & Chicks also   UE   12/25
1/7   Pile It On #123 Any Holiday/Celebration   UE  12/11

1/8    Simon Says Stamp Mon Start Afresh    5E(#1*)   1//2
   new out of pkg - new Kraft paper 

1/10   CAS-ual Fri Ch CFC164 Celebrations   UE   12/30

1/13   Dies R Us Ch64 Anything Goes With Dies   3E(#3)   1/1

1/31   Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper Jan 2017 Ch   UE  1/1
1/31   DLART Jan Linky Ch   1Eperday no stacking   1/1

1/8   Bitten by the Bug 2 Ch New Year Something New   UE   1/2
    New Year Year of the Rooster New Rooster image


  1. Cute card! Thank you for participating in our challenge from Dies R Us!
    Dies R Us Challenge Blog DT

  2. Very cool Melissa! I did not know that little trivia fact! Thanks so much for playing in our ‘Anything Goes with Dies’ challenge at Dies R Us! Please come back again soon!

    Darlene (DRU Blog Leader)
    DAR’S CRAFTY CREATIONS Please come for a visit.

  3. Like how the background paper fits with the Rooster die cut - nice job!

  4. This is a very interesting observation. The rooster really pops with the bright color on the background paper. Thanks for joining us at BBTB2.

  5. Fun card, cute paper. Thanks for joining us at CHNS patterned Paper Challenge this month.

  6. This would be a great card to send to my Chinese friends

  7. What a fun idea for a new year card! Love this card. Thank you for joining us at BBtB2 this week.

  8. Hi Melissa! Cute card and the background paper is just perfect!
    Thanks so much for joining my 2017/Year of the Rooster blog challenge :)

    Jeannie T.
    Dragonfly Journeys

  9. Cute rooster, cute background paper, cute card! Happy New Year and thanks for sharing at Bitten by the Bug 2!

  10. Fabulous card and to celebrate Chinese New Year is such a unique idea! Thank you so much for playing along and for sharing your project with us over on the Simon Says Stamp Monday Challenge Blog... :)