Monday, May 28, 2012

Memorial Day

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Happy Memorial Day! I hope all of you are having a safe and fun three day weekend!

Today's Challenge Me Monday challenge at Fantabulous Cricut is to make a project using the color red plus anything that makes you think of Memorial Day (ie. a flag, military symbol, or poppy).

The girl holding the flag is from the Summer Celebrations cartridge. I used Festive Berries distress ink to ink around the edges of the patterned paper. 
The poppy flowers are from this week's sponsor, Wild Orchid Crafts! You can find lots of goodies there, make sure to check them out here
The sentiment is from K Andrew Designs Freedom Isn't Free stamp set.

Thank you for looking! 
♥ Cyndy


Sonya said...

Love your patriotic card...perfect cut!

Kate (Small Bits of Paper) said...

Great card, Cyndy! The image and sentiment are super - and you've done a wonderful job showcasing the poppies from Wild Orchid Crafts too!

Karen said...

Great sentiment and your card is wonderful. There are so many Cricut cartridges out there and I like this image. I'll have to check it out.

Jennifer said...

Adorable card! Love the poppies =)

Tanya/Nonna said...

Oh my gosh, this card is just adorable! I love that little girl with the cute! Love your great bow and the way you used the flowers...perfect for this special day!

Susie Craft Happy! said...

Cyndy this card is cute!!!! I've been trying to decide whether or not I want this cart and now I know for sure I do!! I love this!!!

Kate said...

Seriously the cutest card ever. Love that cartridge. Hope you had a Great Memorial Day Weekend.


K Andrew said...

WOW!!! I love this little lady!! SUPER Cute and you did just a GREAT job showing off my Freedom stamp set! Brilliant work!!
Would you be intereseted in being a guest designer?

Big Cricky Hugs,
K Andrew
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Sheila... said...

Very nice!
Sheila, FCCB DT

Grannie Sharon said...

Cyndy, nice job! Way to go and congrats on the invite from K Andrew!

~Tammy~ said...

Wow! I LOVEEEEEE your card!!!! I am very patriotic at heart, so this touched me!

Suzanne said...

How cute is this! Love the girl carrying the flag.

Lisa said...

This is so gorgeous, Cyndy!! I love the cut!! And perfect use of Kristal's stamps!! Absolutely fabulous :)

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Robin said...

So cute! That red really pops, and I love the cuts you used.


Tammy said...

Great job on your card so inspiring.

Missy said...

Great card!! I like the background paper & that image---I just pulled this cart off the shelf today, forgot I had it!!! ;) Now I have ideas for using it!!

Trendy Twine said...

Wow, the whole card pops! Love it. The ribbons and flowers are such a nice topping.

Lesley @ Trendy Twine

Sherrie K. said...

Such an awesome card!! I love the background paper and the adorable girl holding the flag:) Fantastic card!

Sherrie K

AmyJRockstar said...

This is seriously darling!!! I love, love, love the cut you used (girl)! What a Fantabulous dress! ;) You never cease to amaze me!

XO ~ Amy Jo (FCCB DT member & follower)
amyjrockstar at gmail dot com

CraftyJAR said...

Very pretty. The girl is fabulous and the poppies and the red ribbon is just the perfect finish for your card.

Megan said...

Beautiful card! I love that image!

Debbie said...

I just love your blog here, this is the cutest card, thanks for sharing hugs new friend
DT getting cricky

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