Thursday, June 26, 2008

Lemonade anyone?

I was messing around, the other day, trying to make a card using the "An Udder Birthday" set from The Angel Company. I have used this set so many times, it's hard to think of new ideas.

Then, I was at WalMart the other night and they had their own brand of 'Kool Aid" packets for just .10¢ each. I grabbed a bunch of them and decided I would come up with something using those.

I used Green, red and yellow card stock from the Neutrals Card Stock Stack and white card stock. I stamped an image from "An Udder Birthday" on the white and colored it in using Prisma Color H2O pencils.

I punched out a circle, using the Mega scalloped circle punch, from the red and cut it in half and attached it to the bottom of the flap. Taking a dime, I cut a half circle flap with my Retractable Knife.

Afterwards, I decided I could have used Velcro and might just have to try that next time.

Have a Fantas-TAC-al weekend!!!


  1. Very cute card! Thanks for sharing your idea about using a dime to cut your tab. I'll have to remember that.

  2. For the tab I would have used my coluzzle. I've done it before with my mini books pockets.

  3. I'll have to try that next time. Which Coluzzle do you use?

  4. great card, love that stamp

  5. Great card! Love the kool-aid idea. That will be great for me to send my Chemo Buddies and the kids at Make A Child Smile!

  6. I never ordered this set because I had "What's Moo?" and thought how many cows do I need?! But I've seen so many cute samples made with it - guess what, it's on my first order!!! Thanks for all the inspiration you give!

  7. That's so cute!! Love that image.

  8. I need that set!!!! :) Beautiful card,and inspiration!!! I left something in my blog for you!

  9. What a great idea. I use the Basic Grey notch and die tool to cut notches. I also have a notch punch I got from a SU demo.


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