Monday, October 10, 2011

Life Is Sweet

Hi everyone!  Today I'm sharing a card that I am using to try out for the My Craft Spot Design Team.  This is my first time trying out for a design team.  I really love Kimberly's blog and products so I thought I would give it a try.  I am also going to enter it into a couple of challenges.  Have a great day and thanks for looking!

Challenges Entered:

Materials Used:
  • Create a Critter Cricut Cartridge (Skunk and Tree Stump)
  • Twinkle Toes Cricut Cartridge (Background Shape)
  • Bloom Dots Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
  • Distressed Stripes Cuttlebug Embossing Folder
  • Hampton Art Sentiment Stamp
  • Tea Dye Distress Ink
  • Stickles and Ribbon
  • Brad and Pearls
  • Googly Eyes


  1. Super great card. Best of luck. I'm a hopeful too.

    Be Blessed, Beckie

  2. Oh, Karen, what a SWEET card!! I love your little skunk with the added sparkle!! :) Great embossing too!!

    Thanks so much for joining the "Embossable You" Challenge at Love To Crop!! So glad to have you play along!! :)

    Good luck on the call!! :)

    Amy :) at

  3. Awwww, I LOVE this little guy! His eyes just make me smile. :) The sentiment is so perfect, and that RIBBON is devine! Good luck on the DT call - they'd be lucky to have your talent on their team! :)

  4. Wow! Your card is so stinkin cute. Love that ribbon. Good luck with the DT call.

  5. This is so awesome, Karen!! I love the adorable skunk with his sparkly tail!! The emobssing is fabulous and the ribbon is so pretty! What a great card!! GOOD LUCK with the DT call my sweet friend!! And thank you for linking up with the Love to Crop Embossable You Challenge!

    Love to Crop Guest Designer

  6. Hi Karen best of luck to you super cute card from one of my favorite cartridges love the background embossing and the ribbon is divine!

  7. Awwww its super cute i love the create a critter cart tyfs

  8. So cute! I love your adorable skunk and the embossing is fabulous!

    My Craft Spot

  9. Your card is so adorable! I love your little skunk with his purple flower-sweet! Great job. :)


  10. Super cute card! Good luck on the DT Call!


  11. This really is adorable! I love the mat shape you've chosen with this - and the embossing is such a fabulous touch!
    Best of luck with the My Craft Spot Design Team call!
    Small Bits of Paper

  12. oh my gosh-that skunk is the cutest, and I love the embossing on the stump. thanks for playing at TPV!!

  13. What a cute card! I love this skunk. This is an awesome color combination!

  14. I thought I commented on this.. but came back to double check while I had a moment! I'm so confused. Karen, this is SO precious! The colors are fabulous and I am truly in love with that ribbon. You made such an adorable little critter, who is sure to bring a smile to all who see it. I'm sorry about the DT, but am positive there is a fabulous one in your future. :o) You will be a blessing to any team! **hugs!**

    Hugs and blessings! :o)

  15. Beautiful card Karen! I love the little skunk and his glittery tail:) All your details are fantastic:) TFS and good luck to you!
    Sherrie K

  16. Love this skunky card! Super cute!!