Monday, February 6, 2017

FCCB #294 - Valentines Day!

 Happy Monday and welcome to another Monday challenge!



Challenge #294-Valentines Day
Make a project about Valentines Day.


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Image of The Valentine Bundle

To qualify for the prize, be sure to use at least 1 Cricut cut on your project and if it's not obvious, let us know what cartridge you used. If you use a Cricut Explore machine, at least one cut must be from the Cricut catalog of images.

If it isn't a card, you will get two entries into the drawing!

For my Valentine project I used the Paisley Cricut cartridge - one of the first ones I ever got! - to create this cute Elephant Valentine for one of my daughters. I love making Valentines; it's something about the pretty reds and pinks mixed together and all the wonderful hearts and messages of love... <3 This little elephant looks so sweet delivering a little Valentine! It makes me remember it's worth looking through those older cartridges to find some fun cuts!


I sponged around my cuts with Distress Inks and added some white gel pen and Stickles for accents.

I absolutely love this Black and Ivory Love Script Reverse paper from Canvas Corp! I used Distress Inks in red and pink to sponge over the ivory coloured love sentiment - adding a lovely ombre effect!

Inside, I used this pretty sentiment from a Lawn Fawn stamp set and added a couple hearts.

Thanks so much for stopping by today! Be sure to head over to the Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog to see what all the other Design Team members have come up with, and enter your own Valentine project for a chance to win a wonderful prize from our awesome sponsor D.L. Art!

Linked to:
SSS Wednesday Challenge - Colour Of  Love
DL Art - February Linky Challenge
Crafty Hazelnuts Patterned Paper - February Challenge
Little Scrap Pieces - Show It Off Saturday








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12 comments:

  1. Oh, this is so sweet and adorable, Karla!! I love the elephant!! So cute!! The sparkle you added to the heart is a perfect touch!! Beautiful, my friend!! Thank you so much for playing along at DL.ART!! Have a great day!! Big hugs :)

    Lisa
    A Mermaid's Crafts

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  2. This is so sweet, Karla, How fun to be able to share your talents with the girls. I love that elephant and the colors you chose. What a great Valentine's day card
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes FEBRUARY Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.

    DL.ART DESIGN TEAM MEMBER
    DL.ART crinkle ribbon
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com
    http://dianamlarson.ctmh.com

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  3. Karla this is too cute!! The older cartridges are fun to revisit aren't they?

    Stacey (FCCB DT Sister)

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  4. This elephant is so cute! Of course, I love the sparkly envelope too! Isn't it fun to have daughters to craft for!
    Happy Valentine's Day!
    ~Cynthia

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  5. Oh gosh... how adorably cute Karla! Love that sweet elephant -

    Theresa

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  6. Oh my that elephant is adorable - great card!
    Blessings, Jamie FCCB DT

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  7. Way too cute, Karla!!! Love the elephant! I have that cartridge too, haven't used it in a long time, didn't realize it had this elephant!! Going to have to dig it out!!! Love your card!!!

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  8. Absolutely adorable - love this design and your choice of colours.
    Thanks so much for playing along this week at Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge.
    Hugs,
    Caryn xxx

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  9. This little pink elephant is just darling, Karla. The DPs look great, and I love that tiny envelope. Such a sweet card!

    Sheila
    FCCB DT

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  10. Karla, this elephant is really adorable! The papers you used are really pretty also. Thanks for visiting my blog the other day and inspiring me with this lovely card.
    :) Marie

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  11. Karla,
    I love the cute elephant! Your card is super cute! Good job!

    ~tamirenee~

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  12. Adorable card and sweet image! Thank you for sharing your card with us at Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper Challenge Blog. Hope to see you next month!
    Much love, hugs, and friendship
    Lynne
    aka Her Craftiness

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