Friday, June 12, 2015

Cut it Up challenge #73 -

Hello and Happy Friday Everyone!!
Today is CHALLENGE DAY over at

Cut it Up Challenge

We are asking you to create anything
With Stars & Stripes!!
The only Challenge is...
It MUST HAVE A (DIE CUT)
So that should be pretty easy to do!!!

You know you want to play along!!!
The Prize this time is from
As Cute as a Button
For a $20 Gift Certificate

Here's what I created for this Challenge
to Inspire you!


Card Stock - Stampin Up, Georgia Pacific
Digital Designer Paper - Lori Whitlock (Patriotic Picnic)
Card Design - Silhouette Store (#78958)
Assorted Sequins - Craftin Desert Divas
(Freedom, Sunny Day, & Emerald Isle)
Trendy Twine  - Peppermint Stick
Sentiment - Craftin Desert Divas (Celebrate Freedom)
Tag Die - Jaded Blossom (Mini Tags 2)
Stars -Jolee's Boutique

To Make this a Shaker Card I used the Offset
Feature in my Silhouette Program and cut out
the Star Shape to make a window....
 I wanted this to be easy to mail 
So I used the NEW We R Memory (FUSE TOOL)
and a Sheet Protector sleeve --- I added the amount 
of Sequins I wanted then sealed it up using the
fuse tool --- Attached it to the backside of the
Striped Card mat and popped the card mat up
just a little bit....

Now that you've seen what I made ---
 let's see what you create!!!
Make sure to check out the rest of the 
Fabulous Design Teams Creations!

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18 comments:

  1. Love this one, Theresa. Red, white and blue just makes me feel good. Great way to do the shaker element. Love it!

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  2. Great card! I love shaker cards; I need to check out that fuse tool. I see some research in my near future! Thanks for sharing!

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  3. Looking good! I have no idea how to use the off set feature. What is it? Teach me now while I have time! : )

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  4. Love this shaker card, must try this technique. Great card.
    My Blog : ilove2cutpaper

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  5. It's so fabulous, Theresa!! I love the design and the papers you used!! The shaker star is so awesome!! What a fun and beautiful card this is!! Have a great weekend :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  6. What fun mini shaker star! Great card - love the layers and patterns!

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  7. Wow! That is the most adorable. Great composition and number of elements is perfect.

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  8. Oh my!! This is awesome Theresa!! I'm so loving all of the different pattern papers. And those starts are great. Love, love, love the shaker star!!!! :)

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  9. My dear friend, this is an AMAZING take on the challenge! The banners leading to stars is a gorgeous design.. and the sweet sequin-centered one makes my heart dance! I love the varied designs of the stars and banners. The striped base is beautiful and I love the precious little tag! :o) You are such a talented cookie and you excel at every sweet style you showcase. Fingers crossed I can play along at CIU this time! Have a twinkly, sparkly, happy night, Theresa! :o) (And thank you for always making me smile!)

    Hugs and blessings,
    Karen

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  10. What a awesome card, Theresa!! I love the shaker star and the pretty papers you used!! Have a great weekend!!
    Gerda

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  11. Theresa, your card is just ADORABLE!! Love all the fun paper patterns and that sweet little star shaker!!

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  12. Fun challenge!! Fabulous card!! Love the fun sequins!
    Have a wonderful day,
    Migdalia
    Crafting With Creative M

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  13. This card is just all kinds of awesome! Fabulous colors...can't go wrong with red, white and blue! Such super fun prints AND it's a Shaker! This is fabulous my friend - hope you are enjoying your weekend!

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  14. what an awesome card, patriotic and great details!! Have a great weekend!!
    cathyplus5

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  15. This card is fabulous! I love the patriotic theme and mixture of pp! The stars are awesome, especially the shaker star~

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  16. EEP! A fabulous sketch AND shaker card! You rock, my friend :)

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  17. ohmygoodness that is so darling! love it!

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  18. This is such a Fantastic card ! Wow ! I LOVE the design , the patterned paper , everything about this is perect !
    Hugs,
    Mayra

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