Tuesday, October 27, 2015

Anniversary Card Using Cricut Artbooking, Cricut Artiste and Cricut Artistry Cartridges

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I created this card for my son, Aaron and his wife Chrissie.  I used an invitation base I found on the Cricut Design Space and turned it into an anniversary card.  I used Cricut Artbooking, Cricut Artiste and Cricut Artistry for the embellishments.

Anniversary Card
Using Cricut Artbooking, Cricut Artiste and Cricut Artistry Cartridges

Inside Card
Sentiment - Cricut Artistry Stamp Set "Life Is Sweet"

Supplies used to create this card:

Card Base - Cricut Design Space Freebie
Hearts with holes - Cricut Artbooking Cartridge
Plain hearts behind one with holes - Cricut Artiste Cartridge
Sentiment Die inside - Cricut Artistry Cartridge
Love word - Can't remember - Sorry

Cardstock - CTMH White Daisy, Crystal Blue and Pixie
Ink - CTMH Crystal Blue
Sentiment inside - CTMH "Life Is Sweet" D1680 (Part of Cricut Artistry Collection)

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Inspiration Destination - Anything Goes (No limit) (Wednesday)
Word Art Wednesday - Anything Goes (1 of 5)
As You Like It Challenge -  Brights or Pastels -  I love both; but I use more bright colors; because they make me feel happy. (1 of 3) (Thursday)
Crafting With An Attitude - Anything Goes (3 of 3) 
Crafty Girls Creations - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Cute Card Thursday - Anything Goes (No limit) 
DL.Art Thankful Thursday - Anything Goes (1 daily)
Brown Sugar - Anything Goes (1 of 2) (Friday)
Crafting With Friends - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Creative Corner Challenges - No Stamp (1 of 3) 
Creative Fingers - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Simply Papercraft - Anything Goes (No limit) 
 Crafty Friends Challenge - Favorite Color (Pink is one of my fav) (1 of 3) (Saturday)
613 Avenue Create - Anything Goes w/twist (1 of 3) (Sunday)
Scrapbook Blessings Club - Anything Goes/Digi Stamp (No limit)
Crafting From The Heart - Anything Goes (1 of 3) (Monday)
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (1 of 3)
Not Just Cards - Anything Goes (No limit)
Just Keep On Creating - Anything Goes (No limit) (Tuesday)
Retarte - Anything Goes (No limit)
Sweet Stamps - Anything Goes (No limit)
Through The Craft Room Door - Anything Goes (1 of 2) 
2 Creative Chicks - Anything Goes (No limit) (Other Date)
Crafty Hazelnut's Patterned Paper - Anything Goes (No limit)
Your Scrapbook Place - Anything Goes (2 of 3)

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  1. A great card with such lovely color and layout. Thank you so much for taking time to post your very creative art with us this week at Word Art Wednesday in our 206th AG challenge! Blessings and Hugs, Carole

  2. Great card Gloria and love the dies---Thank you for joining us at Crafting With An Attitude
    Carol DT x

  3. Super cute!!! Thank you for joining us at Brown Sugar, good luck!!! Amy DT

  4. Hello Gloria - you have made a beautiful card for the 'use your favourite colour' challenge over at Crafty Friends... love all the dies. Hope you can join us again for our next challenge. Good luck.
    Hugs Diane Louise (DT) xx

  5. Hey Gloria - some really fun Cricut cutting going on with this project! That must be fun to create a design with those cut layers. Thank you for sharing your project and creativity at 613 Ave C!
    ~ginny, DT for 613 Ave C : [ ATG / or Use Subway Art]
    Owner: RubberMAD (GettyCollection.com)

  6. This is so sweet. I love that die cutting those layers are just gorgeous
    Thank you for joining my DL.ART Thankful Thursday Anything Goes OCTOBER Linky Challenge. Have a blessed day
    DIANA L.


  7. This Anniversary card is really lovely, the die cuts look great and I love the colour combination as well. Thanks so much for sharing you card at Anything goes, Just keep on creating, always a pleasure to see what you have been making xx

  8. Beautiful Anniversary card, pretty colors and the elements you used are fantastic.Thanks for playing along over at DL.ART!

    Hugs, Lori m
    DL.ART DT Member

  9. Beautiful colors! Thank you for joining us at Stampartpapel Retarte#63
    Alexandra Dt

  10. Gorgeous work. Thank you so much for entering our ATG challenge at Through The Craft Room Door this week. Looking forward to see you again next challenge.
    Keep Smilin',
    Stacey xxx
    Lasata's Crafty Hideout {My Blog}

  11. Gorgeous and colourful card, Gloria. Thanks for sharing this with us at As You Like It. Luv, Wilma

  12. A lovely card!
    Thank you soo much for taking part in our "use your favourite colour” challenge over at Crafty Friends.
    Hope to see you again in our new challenge as well…

    (DT Penny's Paper Crafty Challenges)

    (DT-Coordinator Creatalicious Challenges)

    (DT Come and Get It)

    (DT Crafty Friends)

    (DT Tuesday Throwdown)

  13. Cute card <3 Thanks for joining us at Creative Corner Challenges.
    Hugs from Therese, DT


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