Sunday, October 3, 2010

Circle Weekly Challenge

Here is my entry for the Cricut Circle's first weekly challenge. We had to use two cuts from French Manor and add some bling. The French Manor cuts on this card are the bird bath, cut at 2 3/4", and the scalloped oval, cut at 1 3/4". The tree is from Paper Doll Dress Up, cut at 5", and the leaves are from Designer's Calendar, cut at 1". The grass is from Plantin Schoolbook, cut at 1".

(all materials Papertrey Ink, unless otherwise specified)

4 1/4" x 11" Dark Chocolate Cardstock, scored at 5 1/2"
4" x 5 1/4" Pure Poppy Cardstock
3 3/4" x 5" DCWV Patterned Paper

Tree cut in Dark Chocolate Cardstock and embossed with Woodgrain Impression Plate
Leaves in Terracotta Tile, Pure Poppy, and Summer Sunrise
Fountain in Vintage Cream and Dark Chocolate, With Pure Poppy bird
Studio 18 Rhinestones
Bird's eye made with Black Diamond Stickles

Scalloped Oval cut in Dark Chocolate
Sentiment from "Asian Fusion", stamped with Versamark Ink, and heat embossed with Gold Filigree Fine Art Powder

Color Box Cat's Eye Ink for edges

I used leftover leaves to dress up the inside of the card:


  1. This is so pretty!! I love all the cuts and colors!

  2. Very very pretty! Love how you used fall colors on this project.

  3. What a great fall card using French Manor! You rocked this challenge!

  4. Wow, this is so very pretty. What a delightful card to receive. Beautiful!

  5. BEAUTIFUL.... I love it!

    Carol L.

  6. Amazing! I love the way you thought outside the box. This card is so far from the anticipated use and it is just lovely. Great work!


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