Thursday, August 25, 2011

My Cricut Craft Room First Design Team Post - Theme Thursday Imaginisce Happy Camper

Today I made my first project for my new design team My Cricut Craft Room
I am so blessed to be on this new design team and I see great things in store for the next couple of months as I work on new and exciting projects/challenges.

If you visit My Cricut Craft Room you will notice that every day has a theme. Todays them is Theme Thursday and the theme is Imaginisce's new line Happy Camper.  I love this line, in fact I won this line in a giveaway from Imaginisce. It is full of cute animals, trees and all things camping. I am going to use it to scrapbook our camping memories because the paper is  so amazing.  One thing I like to challenge myself with though is to use the paper in a line in a less obvious way then it was intended.  Happy Camper has some of the most amazing patterned paper on the flip side of all the cute graphics.  So I challenged myself to use the patterns instead of the graphic sides of the page. This is what I came up with.

Cricut Elegant Edges
Brown and White Core'dinations Cardstock
Imaginisce Happy Camper green plaid, white polka dot and brown polka dot paper
Imaginisce Happy Camper cardstock smore cutouts
Martha Stewart Alphabet stamps
Paper Smooches love sentiment
White Gel Pen
American Crafts Yellow Ribbon
Atg gun
Modge Podge
Misc Cardboard
Twine from the Twinery

For the card I cut a 12x12 piece of white cardstock in half and then folded it in half to make a 6x6 card.
 Brown Cardstock was cut as a 6x6 square.
Green paper cut at 5.5 inches
Polka Dot Paper cut at 5 inches
Brown Polka Dot paper was cut at 4 inches. It is the first cut on page 46 of Elegant Edges Cricut Cartridge.
I made a twine covered heart by taking a piece of cardboard and cutting out a heart. I covered the heart in modge podge and wound the Twinery twine around it to cover the heart. It turned out great!

I hope you love this project as much as I do. There will be many s'more to come in the future. :)

Love Always!

To visit the blog for the design team I am now a part of, please go to My Cricut Craft Room and check out all the talented ladies that I get to work with!

Also dont forget to become a follower. I lost all mine when I changed my blog name. I have a giveaway for a $20 gift card when I reach 100 followers!


Pink Polka Dot Scrapping said...

Holly! Awesome card! You did amazing job using the pattern paper! I love the smores and love your ribbon that you made. It puts the perfect touch to you card! I am glad to be working with you on this design team! Hope you have a great crafting day!

Bunnyfreak said...

Love the colors.

Laura (tweetyb) said...

So cute!! Love the Smores! Yummy!!

♥ Laura ♥

Connie Layman said...

Great job at using the pattern side of this line! The twine heart is most adorable!

Kassidy said...

This is so stinkin ADORABLE! I love it:) you are so talented! Hugs, Kassidy

Connie Gail said...

You make such cute paper crafts!!! I seem to be drawn to your style. The one thing that I enjoy about your projects is that the eyes find a place to 'rest' on your cards - I heard that is a sign of a good paper crafter.....:O)

Carissa said...

Wow! Just found your blog, Holly, and I must say, you are quite the paper crafting talent! I always loved the idea of scrapbooking and making cards and the like, but I am truly uncreative when it come to it. I'm hoping to find inspiration with all these gorgeous ideas! Thank you!

KAT said...

what a cute card. i love this size. just seems to have a 'bigger playground' (i like to say). and by the way. i had my first 'smores' this 13 yr old granddaughter couldn't believe it.

Ricki said...

I agree with Kat, I love the size of this card very much...and your style is adorable! I love the fussy cut smores and the twine heart, and CANNOT believe Kat has never had a smore til this summer! LoL, follower! ;)

Anonymous said...

Holly, love the name on your blog and your catch phrase is great! I am new to your blog. Great card!!

Suzys Crafts said...

Love this card. Great job. Looks Yummy!

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