Thursday, July 28, 2011

Guest Designer for My Thought Exactly Stamps

Hi everyone! I am so happy to be a guest designer today for My Thoughts Exactly Stamps! I got this card idea from a magazine, and I realized it would go perfectly with their stamps set "Under the Sea"


I call it "Fishy Day" and it's one of those all occasion cards. I cut the circle for the fish at 3" and I punched 1" circles in the front of the card. Then I cut the fish fins from the goldfish on Create a Critter to add to the fish. I put a little button eye on him and stamped "Best Fishes" from the MTE stamps.


I made the blue bubbles on the front of the card using this highlighter. You can see a little of the ink on the tip. It has an opening on the end that was just perfect to stamp little circles.



These stamps are so cute I just couldn't resist making a sentiment for the inside. This little crab is adorable! and his smile is great. I cut the seaweed from Life's a Beach.


I hope you liked my card and please go check out My Thoughts Exactly stamps. They are going to release a new set August 1st!

I also entered this card into the Papercraft Star Challenge # 55 Anything Goes, 
                                               Lollipop Crafts Challenge Anything Goes
                                               Paper Cutz Challenge # 101 Anything Goes
                                               Sarah Hurley Challenge #46 Punch it
Happy Crafting!

7 comments:

  1. This is so clever- I love the cut outs and background that show through! Great idea. :)Amy
    amyscraftingspace.blogspot.com

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  2. Very cute! Love that you mixed carts, I don't think about that often enough.

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  3. Cute! Great trick with the highlighter pen too. :-) Thanks so much for playing along this week at Papercraft Star! Hope you'll come back and play again!

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  4. These are great cards! Love how the stamps match so well! Perfection! I am a new follower!
    Tina
    www.myhoppyplace.blogspot.com

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  5. Stunning card!
    Love that big fish!! Just perfect for our wee Challenge!
    Thanks for joining us at Sarah Hurley Challenges!
    Hugs Melly xx

    Ps I have CANDY!!!

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