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Saturday, May 7, 2011

Bugaboo Fan of the Month

A couple of weeks ago I was asked if I would be interested in being the Bugaboo Fan of the month for May. Of course I had to jump on the chance. Bugaboo has such a great variety of images and the DT is so fun and talented. It was fun having my bio in the Bugaboo monthly newsletter. (Pssst…. If you don’t get the newsletter, you might want to sign up HERE. In each letter there are discounts, news tidbits and freebies.) And, I get to participate with the DT in the Catch the Bug challenge. This week’s challenge is “Anything Goes”.


I have needed several “Get Well” cards lately and used the opportunity to use Bugaboo’s Bug Jar – Bugs to make this card. I love the entire Bug Jar line at Bugaboo, but for some reason this one just makes me smile. I think it is the little bug peeking over the top of the jar.




When I started typing up my post, I noticed you can’t see the entire sentiment. The ticket says “Caught A Bug?”. I would take a new photo for my post, but I already mailed the card off. Sorry…


Did you notice the cute yo-yo flower on my card? I have to admit I didn’t make it. I won it in a package of blog candy goodies from my blogging buddy, Anita. I always admire them on her cards and was thinking about actually making some myself when I won some. Yippee!


Thank you for stopping by today. I hope you have a fabulous week end! Don’t forget to stop by the Catch the Bug blog and enter the “Anything Goes” challenge.




Supplies:


  • Stamps: Bug Jar – Bugs from Bugaboo Stamps, Just the Ticket from Papertrey
  • Inks: Distressed Ink Antique Linen, Close to My Heart Cranberry
  • Papers & CS: Papertrey kraft & dark chocolate CS, Neenah Solar Crest white CS, Lily Bee Designs This & That paper pad
  • Tools: Sewing machine, Big Shot, Papertrey ticket die, Stampin’ Up edge punch, paper piercing tool, Copic markers , Papertrey ticket die
  • Embellishments: Yo-yo flower, thread, white cotton crochet thread
  • Misc: Sentiment computer generated

Challenges:

21 comments:

Sara I. said...

Love, love, love this card Cheryl - its super adorable with those fabby papers and that gorgeous flower!! The inking around the image is beautiful - well done!

Karen B. said...

Such a fun card, would definitely make me smile if I caught a bug!

Min said...

Cheryl - what a lovely card and I just LOVE LOVE LOVE that Yo-Yo flower. Like you I may have to make some!!
Congrats too for being our Bugaboo Biggest Fan for May - we're so happy to have you (and your super cute little card too!)
Hugs & Happy Days!
~Min

K. Joy said...

Hee, hee!! How adorable! :) Love that little image, it's just so cute - the bugs make me laugh! The papers you used are so pretty, too, with their country look! Thanks for sharing!!

sgc said...

Cheryl--love the card. It does make a wonderful get well card. The yellow yo-yo flower is sooooo cute! It's great having you work with us ont the Bugaboo DT.

kitty said...

H, I think this card is adorable xx

ChickieChirps said...

Great card! I love your layout!

Thanks for playing along in the diecuts and punches challenge at Little Miss Muffet stamps!

Arabella

Kathy and Lucky said...

Cheryl, what a fantastic card and so much fun for a Get Well card, love the layers and the stitching. It has the country home feeling which makes you feel warm and snugly. Love it. Congrats on being Bugaboo Fan of the month, they have great, fun images and you will do so well showing them off.

Jennipher Lowery said...

Another fabulous card Cheryl. Super cute! Congrats on the DT spot! I just love it when talented people get recognized and I know you will do a fabulous job for them.

Lisa Jane said...

Love it - its so cute and a fab sentiment
Thanks for joining us at LCI this week
Lisa x

Marlene said...

Heehee...I love your pun-ny card. Sadly, I think I HAVE caught a bug. Bah, humbug. Just in time for Mother's Day. At least your card cheered me. :)

Anita said...

Super cute card Cheryl. I love that image and your coloring is fantastic. Pretty papers and layout too. I'm so glad one of the flowers matched your papers so well :) Congrats on being featured over at Bugaboo too!

Anita said...

Oops, I forgot to thank you for joining in the LCI Challenge this week.

Karin said...

Congrats on being a fan of the month! I LOVE Bugaboos cute whimsical images and this card does it proud :) I love your little stitched x's. Sweet touch!

Regan said...

Darling card, Cheryl! Love the layout and stitching! The fabric flower is awesome! Lucky you for winning some! Thanks for playing along @ SSD! :)

theCook said...

Oh this is so cute!!! Thanks for joining the Ladybug Crafts Ink "going dotty" challenge this week!

Pauline said...

Love this cute card, and the flower is wonderful, I must try my hand at one of those.

Kristen said...

Super cute card, Thanks for playing in this weeks challenge at Going Grey with Scrap-Creations!

Tammy said...

Oh this is adorable Cheryl!! I love that yo-yo flower and again fantastic papers! You are excellent at combining so many gorgeous papers! Congrats on being featured at Bugaboo! :)

Julie said...

Lovely card. Such a pretty flower too. Thanks for joining us at SSD
Hugs,
julie

Kathy said...

Oh my gosh, this is so funny and cute. Love those bugs. I bet this really cheered up your sick friend! Thanks for joining us at SSD this week.

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