Monday, September 15, 2014

Love to Scrap Challenge Blog # 38 --Anything Goes

Hello Everyone!!  
Time for a new challenge on The Love To Scrap Challenge Blog!!!  And, what is the new theme?? Everyone's favorite!!


Could not be easier than that!  And check out our lovely sponsor and the awesome prize for this challenge:

Prize: $10 gift certificate to winner

For my Design Team project, I used a toadly cute image from DRS Designs!!!  

I die cut strips of DP to simulate lily pads.  LOL.  Well, I think it looks like lily pads

Materials List:
Stamps: Frog on Log and Unfrogettable Birthday Sentiment from DRS Designs 
CS: White and Bright Green
Copic Markers
DP: Sweet Nectar Pad from K & Company
Large Octagon Dies - Spellbinders
Scallop Border Die - A Muse Studios
Velvet Ribbon
Clear Dot embellishments
Dimensional Adhesive

  • Make a square card from the bright green CS
  • Cut a Layer of the polka dot DP and wrap the ribbon around it
  • Add DP to card base
  • Die cut five strips with the Scallop edge die and glue to card front to make lily pads

  • Stamp the frog and color with Copic Markers
  • Die cut frog and a layer of bright green
  • Add to card with dimensional adhesive
  • Add the clear dot embellishments

  • Add papers to the inside 
  • Stamp the sentiment on white CS with black ink

Toadly giving this to my nephew for his birthday in November.  

*********Challenge for my Unfrogettable Birthday Card:

Simon's Wednesday: make your own background
Sister Act: anything goes
Aud Sentiment: masculine card and masculine sentiment
My Craft Creations: anything goes

See you next time for more fun projects!!  Love ya.


  1. Beautiful card..thanks for joining us at Sister Act Card Challenge..Sue DT x

  2. Too cute Karen & awesome coloring on that image! Nice layout too!!
    DT Sis Jackie

  3. Karen, this is "toadly cute". Fabulous job on coloring and creating a little pond scene. Too Cute :o)

  4. Super cute, Karen! Frogs have always been one of my favorite critters! You did an excellent job with this image!
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  5. hi Karen! super cute frog, he makes me smile...luv the background too! so glad you played along with Simon Says Stamp Wednesday Challenge!

    sparkle & shine *~*

  6. hahahhaha this card cracks me up, i just love the frog's big eyes and mouth!! ^^
    the text is perfect too!!!
    ah what a great idea the lily pad paper!!
    your coloring is superb!! the sky is magical!!

  7. I like the die cut shape for the image - it is almost like a lily pad! Thank you for sharing your project & creativity with us!
    DT for Aud Sentiments: [#115 – For the Men in Our Life]
    RubberMAD (

  8. This is so cute! Great job on coloring the little frog! Love your lillypad border strips, too.

  9. Great Card. Perfect for our outdoors theme.
    Thanks for playing in our challenge over at Creative Knockouts!
    ♥ Monica
    DT for Creative Knockouts Challenge!

  10. Cute, cute, cute. Love your image choice, the hexagon, and your wonderful coloring. Hugs, Debi

  11. This is so very cute. I love all the elements and the inside saying. Wonderful job!


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