Tuesday, May 13, 2008

Sending You Sunshine

I've done a little bit of shopping again...lol! This sweet image is part of the new release from Stampendous. I ordered him and a couple others from Eclectic Paperie. Watermelon Bee just looks so happy sitting there with fork in hand, ready to dig into that yummy slice of summer goodness!

I was inspired to try this watermelon shaped card from the image. It was so much fun to put the whole thing together! I found this piece of Stampin' Up's Positively Pink (retired) card stock in the bottom of the drawer and paired it up with Basic Black and Green Galore. My button collection seems to be coming in quite handy lately. These are from American Crafts with some May Arts checkered ribbon tied into the larger one and a tiny strip of Positively Pink in the two smaller ones. I added some faux stitching to the black layer and I used my Stampin' Up Corner Rounder (without the guard) to make the scallops on the card base. I finished it off with one of my favorite A Muse sentiments.

Here's a card that I think would bring some sunshine to anyone's day! So glad that you could stop by...Toodles! :D


Laurie in mn said...

You made a fun card. Great idea.

Anonymous said...

What a great card!! Love it and that image!!


Anonymous said...

Oh my, what a darling card. I just LOVE how you made the card look like a piece of watermelon. Very clever and so adorable!

Wendy B. (aka wendella247 on SCS)

LeAnne said...

I just had in my mind to make a watermelon card-----and here is yours! Bigger than life and cuter than that button! Great job!

Joan said...

I love this....it is very cute. Joan

Robin Desko said...

Totally sweet! love the card base, how clever.

Kathy said...

Oh my this is the CUTEST card!! You should submit this somewhere!! How original and darling!!

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