Tuesday, June 19, 2012

Krafty Girls Challenge #10 - Fun in the Sun!

Hi everyone!  It's time for another Krafty Girls challenge!  Since summer is here, the challenge for this week is to create a paper craft that follows the theme, Fun in the SunAnything that inspires you about summer would be perfect for this challenge!  One of the things that me and my family love to do in the summer is eat watermelon so that's what inspired me for this card!  My son eats so much that I tell him he is going to turn into a watermelon!  I am also going to enter this card into a few challenges.  I hope to see you link up your project at Krafty Girls this week!  Thanks for looking and have a great day!  :)

Challenges Entered:

Materials Used:
  • Preserves Cricut Cartridge
  • Hampton Art Stamp
  • Tea Dye Distress Ink
  • Buttons and Twine
  • Red Crinkle Ribbon
  • Bee Brad


  1. This is so fabulous, Karen!! Those watermelon slices look good enough to eat!! The crinkle ribbon is gorgeous and I love how you turned up the edge with the sweet bee!! What an awesome card - I LOVE it :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  2. I love the turned up edge with the little bee and the watermelon looks fantastic! We also eat quite a bit of watermelon during the summer at my house. Yum!


  3. I'm not a huge fan of watermelon myself, but YUM. That card looks so good I could eat it. :-)

  4. This card is just DARLING!!! So glad you joined us this week at My Craft Spot!


  5. Now I feel like eating some watermelon:) Your card is so fun! I like the pattern paper that you used and the twine detail on the buttons!

  6. I love the pattern paper on this card! and that watermelon ... YUM!!! Lovely card Karen! :)

  7. This is such a sweet card, Karen! I love the watermelon! I also love the summery, colorful background, the gorgeous ribbon, and of course the sweet buttons with red and green twine. :o) The little bee holding back the corner is so cute. Wonderful work! :o)

    Hugs and blessings!

  8. ¡Hi Karen!

    Thanks so much for your kind and comfortable words!!! ;D

    I really like your summer card! It is very refreshing! I want to eat this watermelon jajaja

    Now I am your follower :)


  9. This is still absolutely fabulous, Karen!! :) Thanks so much for linking up at Getting Cricky and Paper Playtime :)

    A Mermaid's Crafts

  10. Super cute card! I love the great paper, bee button, and ribbon! Thanks for playing at My Craft Spot!

  11. Karen this is such a sweet card! I love those watermelon slices. They look nummy! The paper all pulls together so nicely and such sweet embellishments! You did a wonderful job. Thanks for joining in the Simply Sunday Challenge Fun at Getting Cricky.

    Getting Cricky Design Team Member

  12. Watermelon is a sure sign of summer, I love your fabulous die-cuts! Thanks for joining us this week for our "Welcome Summer" challenge @ CTO :)

  13. What a super card! I love the way you layered the watermelon slices - and your little buttons and bee are such fabulous touches on your card!

    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

    Small Bits of Paper

  14. Mmmmm...they look good enough to eat! I love all the fun details! Thanks for playing along with us at My Craft Spot!

  15. I love water melon, and this is a great card!! Bee in the corner is so cute. Thank you for joining us for My Craft Spot challenge :)

  16. This is super adorable. I love the little bee, it is the perfect touch for the card.

    Thanks for joining in the Getting Cricky Simply Sunday Challenge.

    Getting Cricky DTM