Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Die Cuttin' Divas - Ch. 335 National Coffee Day

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

Today begins a new fun challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas! Ch. 335 is National Coffee Day. We ask that you use coffee or shades of brown. My card measures 4 1/4" x 5 1/2".

Cricut Cartridges:
Imagine More - This is another Print and Cut cartridge that I have been wanting to try. 
Boxed Frame is cut 4" x 5.25".
Cup is cut 2.5" wide x 2.944" high. Can you see the word Breathe in the steam? How cute is that!
White mat is cut 3.75" wide x 5.00" high. Pennant Photo Page is cut 4" x 5.25" high.
Anna's Lovely Layered Cards - Thinking Of You is written with the Cricut midnight pen on the Pennant photo page. This is used inside the card.

Cuttlebug Swiss Dots folder is used on the white mat.

Inside of card.

Visit Die Cuttin' Divas to see all the inspirational projects by the design team. For more information about the projects, please visit our individual blogs. We look forward to seeing your projects!

I enjoy playing with these print and cut images. I like the way it turned out.
Thanks for your visits and comments.

Challenges:
CARDZ TV - Anything Goes Ch. 13
DL.ART  - September Linky





Saturday, September 16, 2017

Happy Birthday to you

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

Today I am sharing a birthday card made for a friend. Papers are K&Company Classic K Bailey Floral. Card measures 5" x 7".

Cuttlebug:
Anna Griffin Mix & Match Embossing Folders and Dies - Laurel Emblem Frame folder is used for the embossing on the floral paper. I sanded a bit of the embossing to give more of the white look on the paper. Happy Birthday to you is one of the embossing folders/dies included with the set.

Inside of the card.

Cricut Cartridges:
Anna's Splendid Soiree - Lace Place Mat - blue paper
Anna's Elegant Embellishments 2 - "make a Wish" is printed with the Cricut Midnight pen.

I like the way the card turned out and my friend was happy!

Thanks for your visits and comments!

Challenges:
CARDZ TV - Ch. 13 Anything Goes
Cuttlebug Mania - Anything Goes with Die Cuts and/or Embossing
DL.ART - September Linky

Friday, September 15, 2017

Fall Leaves and Pumpkins

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

With Fall fast approaching, I have been working on outside decorations. I love Fall! Now it is time to start working on some cards! This card is 4.25" x 5.50". 

Cricut Cartridges:
Enjoy the Seasons - This is a print and cut cartridge with seasonal images that I have been wanting to try. The background paper is a printed pattern that is available with the cartridge...it is called Multi Color Polka Dots. The paper is cut 4" wide x 5.25" high.
Nuts and Leaves image is cut 2.50" wide x 2.196" high.
Pumpkins and Squash is cut 3.50" wide x 3.345" high using the flip horizontal feature.
Text Breezy - Fall is written on the banner of the pumpkin image. I thought that font name seemed appropriate for Fall.

Inside of card:
Background paper is Enjoy The Seasons Red and White Polka Dots.
The First Few Years - Happy is from Happy Day--used contour to eliminate the word Day. Happy is cut 3" wide x 1.487" high.
Simply Scarecrows - Fall with the leaves is cut 3.40" wide x 1.452" high.


I like the way this turned out with the printed and cut images. Hope you enjoy!
Thanks for your visits and comments!

Challenges:
BBTB2 - Autumn Leaves
CARDZ TV - Ch. 13 Anything Goes
Craftaholics R Us - Ch. 36 Pumpkins 
DL.ART -  September Linky
Use Your Stuff - Ch. 279 Fall is in the Air


Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Die Cuttin' Divas Ch. 334 - 3D, Shaker, or Shape

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

Today begins another fun challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas. Ch. 334 is all about 3D, Shaker, or Shape! I am playing with a fun shaped card image from a recently purchased Cricut cartridge. Papers are from Anna Griffin Floral Cardstock.

Cricut Cartridges:
Anna's Gracious Giftables - Coin Purse Holder is cut 17.61" wide x 9.581" high. This size includes the band that wraps around the holder. With Love is written with the Cricut Midnight pen on a 3" wide x 1.25" rectangle. 
Anna's Fancy Flips Card Making Kit and Cuttin' Dies - The purple flower was in the recently purchased kit.

A crinkle ribbon bow completes the card.
 
This can be used for a gift card or cash. I will add a sentiment to the inside before giving the card to the recipient.

Inside of the card.
 
Please visit Die Cuttin' Divas to view the pretty projects made by our design team. For more information on the projects, visit our individual blogs. We look forward to seeing your projects!
 
Thanks for your visits and comments!

Challenges:
CARDZ TV - Ch. 12 Anything Goes
DL.ART - September Linky


Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Die Cuttin' Divas - Ch. 333 Sketch

Welcome to Glenda's Cards!

Can you believe it is already September! Since it is the first Tuesday of the month, we are having a sketch challenge at Die Cuttin' Divas. I enjoy working with sketches because I can choose the theme of the card. With Christmas fast approaching, I have a Santa card to share. Card is 5 1/2" x 4 1/4". 

Cricut Cartridges:
A Quilted Christmas - Santa
Merry and Bright - Christmas tree
Anna's Christmas Cards and Embellishments - Sending Christmas cheer sentiment. Also, the sentiment used for the inside of the card.

The holly leaf is a sticker from my stash of scrapbooking days.

Inside of card.

Visit Die Cuttin' Divas to view all the pretty themed cards made by the design team using the sketch. For information, please visit our individual blogs! We look forward to seeing how you will use the pretty sketch!

Thanks for your visits and comments!

Challenges:
CARDZ TV - Anything Goes Ch. 11
DL.ART - September Linky