A Scraphappy Southernbelle

Tuesday, February 23, 2010

Creatin' Cards

Hey guys! Happy Tuesday! I don't know about yall, but I am freezing this morning! It is so cold!!! Brrr!!! Mom had a conference to go to today, so I am here taking care of Daddy. He seems to be having a pretty good day so far!!! I am so glad! He is taking a nap now, so I thought I would take a minute to post some of the cards I created while scrappin' with Mom this past weekend. I hope you will be able to see these good. I did not bring my camera with me to Bama, so I had to borrow Mom's. I wanted to go outside to take pix, but it is rainy.

First up, I received the pattern for this bunny card from My Scrap Chick. It is their freebie pattern from last week. If you have a die cutting machine and would like this file, go here:


If you do not have a die cutting machine, but would still like to give this card a go...no problem!!! Fortunately, included with the download is an Adobe document. You could print out the template and hand cut it on your own!!! How awesome is that! This was such a fun card to do and I hope yall will give it a try. If you happen to stumble across this post and the pattern is no longer available on the link above (they do a new one each week), email me at aymee810@yahoo.com and I can pass it a long for ya. It is a free pattern.

I love the way this one opens up. I used some Colorbox chalk ink in 'Rouge' and 'Light Brown' to ink my bunny. I drew on his whiskers and eyes with a black journaling pen. On the back, I used the Cuttlebug D'Vine Swirl embossing folder on his tail. I used pop dots on the tail to pop it out a tad. On the inside, I used some Stampin' Up Easter stamps and some bling. Here is the card:

The card opened up:
Isn't the back so cute? I just love the tail!!!
Second, I did a really simple, clean card. I used the Cricut Home Accents cart for the flower and Mini Monograms for the sentiment. I also used the Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder.

Third, I made this card using some scraps. The bunny is from "A Child's Year" and the scalloped square is from Mini Monograms. The stamp is from Stampabilities. I added a pink puff from some ball fringe for a tail.
Last, I really have been wanting to do a red/lime green/black/white combo colored card. So I dug in Mom's stamp bin and found this cherry stamp. I love cherries! I added in some gingham ribbon and black bling. The border punch is from Martha Stewart.

I was so glad to finish these four cards!!! It is great to be back to scrappin'! I plan on doing some more scrappin' today! Whoo hoo!
I am off to try and post Mom's cards that she finished on her blog. So if you want to, check it out in a bit...
Thank you for stoppin' by today! Have a wonderful day and Happy Scrappin'!
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Diana said...

okay, that bunny card is SO cute!

mustangkayla said...

What great cards! That bunny card is absolutely ADORABLE!

Diana Fisher said...

Amazing projects!!! And so stinkin' cute!!

PenLight said...

These are great. I love the bunny one and I really like that cherry on top one too! But, you've taken the cake with the bunny!

joeygirl86 said...

these are great...loving the bunny!!

Leah said...

Hey chickie!
These are all outstanding!
How much FUN is it that you can craft with your Mama!...I still can't believe all the woman in my life and no one crafts! geez!
The bunny card is one of the cutest things I have ever seen but I love all the other cards as well..especially that cherry one!
And I am SO glad to hear that Daddy is doing well..he's awful lucky to have a sweetie like you!

Precious Memories Scrapbooking & More said...

Love them all, I grabbed that adorable bunny card too!
ps: I love your pink & black tea pot lamp!?

sPaRkLiNg sCrApBoOkS said...

These are absolutely adorable, especially the bunny! SOOO cute!

Brenda said...

awesome cards and the bunny is sooo adorable!!! LOVE your photos!

Dayna said...

Beautiful cards!!!! Thanks for sharing that free file of the bunny...too cute! And I love that tea pot lamp!!!

Scattered Scrapper said...

All of your cards are beautiful! I too LOVE the bunny card. Thanks so much for sharing your talents.


Little Scraps of Heaven Designs said...

Your cards are adorable. Thanks for sharing.

Jodi said...

Oh my goodness!!! That bunny card is absolutely adorable!

Sheila aka SassyLady said...

How awesome! Love the bunny card. I am looking forward to time with my Mother next week and hope to get something posted with here.... it will be a first if it happens. You are lucky to do that with yours!

Scrappin Kaz... said...

That bunny card is sooo cute! I am loving all your accessories that are with the bunny card too! Thanks for sharing!!

Kray said...

these cards so so cute! I am glad that your Daddy is feeling better. Prayers continuing your way!

kim.mom said...

Love all your cards!!! I do have a question for you about cutting the bunny card. I don't have SCAL but I do have a craft robo and an expression. I didn't see on their website any details about the type of file you get. Any info would be greatly appreciated. I'd really like to try that bunny!!!

Regina said...

It’s so very cute! What a creative way to make such a lovely card!

I found your site by accident and stopping by to say hi. Your blog is a fabulous one and really enjoyed my visit!

Greetings from Germany

ScrappinT said...

Really cute cards! I will have to say, I love the teacup and the teapot lamp!

Anonymous said...

Aymee, those are GORGEOUS!! I LOVE the bunny!!! :D

And I want those dishes you have in the background!!! :D They are a great addition to your projects!!! :D

xoxo Amanda {IASC}

Southernbelle said...

Thanks guys!

Kim...I looked into the file and the following types come with it:


I hope that helps! :)

JoAnn said...

I love the bunny card! This is the first time I have saw your blog and I got here looking for the bunny card. I love your Pink A on your blog. I live in Alabama and I'm so proud they won the National's!!
I love your blog and I'll be back to visit. I'm also going to be a follower now. Roll Tide!!!

shari said...

Aymee, I love all your creations, I'm nominating you for an award, please visit my blog to check it out. Shari (cricutrookie)

Cher~ said...

Love the cards and i LOVE the pink and black cups. Where did you find those? I am always inspired by your work, so I left you a little something on my blog. Thanks dear for sharing your talents with us.

shari said...

Aymee, I goofed earlier when I said I nominated you for this award, I meant to say I was presenting you with the award. Sorry, Shari (cricutrookie)

Rita said...

Beautiful creations Amyee!!