Sunday, June 21, 2009

Squigglefly Challenge #7

This weeks challenge over at Squigglefly is the "outside the box" technique ~ which simply put is to cut your image panel smaller than your image (without cutting through your image) and cut around the image where it sticks outside the "box". I have seen this done numerous times, but just never attempted it myself ~ now that I have I will definitely be doing this again.


I decided to incoporate some paper piercing to this card just to add some more interest since I kept the embellishments fairly simple.

Stamps: Turtle Taxi - Squigglefly; Sentiment - Small Sayings
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black; Copics (YR02, Y00, BV20, BV23, G82, G94)
Paper: Apricot Appeal, Barely Banana, Bordering Blue, Certainly Celery; Gina K Pure Luxury White; DP - Paper Pizazz
Embellishments: Dew Drops

Tools: Circle Punches; Key Tag Punch, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder

This card also makes number five for me for the following challenges this week: Cute Daisy Mae challenge for using circles and the Stamp with Fun challenge for using Dots.


6 comments:

spiritofcreativity said...

No 5 is just as lovely as the other 4 Jodi - I think 5 entries might be a record!
Ann x

Holly said...

What a great card! I love your use of circles (reminds me of the olympic rings) and the way you did your greeting is really cool!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Hi Jodi!! Your card is so sweet!! What a cool idea to put the circle in there and I love his little turtle head sticking out!! :)

Debby said...

I was admiring this on the SF blog. Too cute!

bumblebee creations said...

I love this card!! Amazing coloring and love the circles!!! Awesome!

Scrubbysue said...

This is so cute!!! I love it!! and the colors are wonderful!

 
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