Friday, August 12, 2011

MAG Challenge #39 - TBBM (Pg. 89)

Woo Hoo... I'm so excited to be posting this week for the MAG Challenge. If you've never heard of MAG before, then trust me when I tell you that you MUST Check It Out! MAG - Challenge by the Page is an Awesome Blog that host challenges like no other blog out there. It definitely pushes your mind to be extra creative. I Love my Design Team, they are so talented and I get so much inspiration from everyone. This week at MAG the cart that was chosen was Tags, Bags, Boxes and More pg 89. When I saw this page, I can honestly say that nothing immediate popped in mind, but later on that day (more towards the evening...) it Hit ME! I knew what I wanted to do. I wanted to go a little beyond the obvious on the images of the page so I hope you like what I came up with. I really pulled out some stamping techniques on this one.
Oh, BTW... let me give you the cliff notes on what MAG Challenges are all about:
In MAG Challenges you cannot use any other Cricut cartridge or page from another cartridge, only the specified page.  However, you are free to use all the embellishments and treasures from your stash!!!
Go check out the rest of the Design Team and Get Out that TBBM cartridge and join us for the fun! There's sure to be some inspiration over there to get you going.
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Recipe:
Cart - Tags, Bags, Boxes and More (page 89)
Embellies - Bling, Michael's (Sheer Ribbon)
Paper - DCWV, MS Pattern Paper (Blue Paper Pad), Recollections
Tools - PTI Stamps (Beautiful Blessings, Daydreamer), EK Punch (Butterfly), PT[personal touch] (Distressing on inside of frame done with fingers by hand), White Gel Pen, Memento (Rich Cocoa & Tuxedo Black), SU (Old Olive & Crushed Curry), PIT (Fresh Snow)

Also this card will be going to the "I Feel The Love Project" for August in honor of Kate McRae (please take the time to read her story) over at Madison's blog - Funky Cards. She has a Super Huge Heart for doing this. As long as I'm making cards I can't help but contribute to her calling as long as she willing to keep doing it. I also share the same last name as Miss Kate McRae so I knew I surely had to participate in this one and it won't be last either. I hope you'll be moved to participate too. We must count our Blessings Each & Every Day! Smooches...

12 comments:

  1. Beautiful tag card, I love the sentiment. :)

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  2. Oh this is so pretty and I love the sentiments :) Great Job!

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  3. This is gorgeous and the sentiments are perfect, love it!

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  4. Wow, what an interesting challenge! I love the idea. The tag you designed is so pretty:) I am honored that you are giving it to our project:) Thank you so much!! You are the best!! I have to check into this challenge. It sounds like it forces you to be really creative:)
    ~Madison funkycards.blogspot.com

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  5. Beautiful tag...love the colors, pretty flowers and butterfly! Love the sentiment too:)
    Sherrie K
    http://sherriescraps.blogspot.com

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  6. Pretty tag I love the dimension the edgings give and the butterfly. The sentiment is great

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  7. That turned out GORGEOUS! You really did a fab job of dressing it up :)

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  8. This is just beautiful! I love the card shape and sentiment! Thank you for visiting me and playing along in the blog hop- I appreciate your nice comment- new follower :)Amy
    amyscraftingspace.blogspot.com

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