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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

BBQ Summer Goose - CCC #68

Hi friends, and happy Tuesday!

If it's not one thing, it's something else!  :(  Still having issues with the A/C in my car.  It's back in the shop for the 4th time since early July.  Let's hope this time they get it right and I won't have to take it back again for this problem.  So now, I come home from work tonight and the A/C in my house is on the fritz! :(  And I just bought a total protection home warranty for my house, but it does not go into effect until Wednesday.  :(  What can I say, except Drat!!!

Can't do anything about it tonight, so I guess I'll get on with my card and hope that things will be better tomorrow with the car fixed and the A/C fixed without too much $$ and trouble.

Our theme for Creative Card Crew this time is Embossing - either wet or dry - your choice.  Here is my card.


This was a great set of images to use - so many choices and sentiments to go with them.
Materials Used:
  • Image - Imagine That - Summer Gertie Goose
  • Sentiment - Imagine That - Summer Gertie Goose collection
  • Cardstock - Xpress It Blending Card; Stampin Up Real Read; Papertrey Ink white cardstock for embossing
  • Ink - Stampin Up Real Red; Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Accessories - Stampin Up wide blue ribbon; Michaels - blue twine; corner die; Stampin Up oval punch; Spica Silver Gel Pen; Embossing Folder
  • Copic Markers: B91, B93, B97; C0; E33; R05, R24, R37; YR01, YR02, YR16
We have two fabulous sponsors this time -
Prize - surprise - dies or acrylic stamps

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Prize - 3 Digis

I hope you'll come play with us this Fortnight.  You could be the lucky winner or one of the Top 3!

I am submitting this card for the following challenges:
Clear it Out - Embossing wet or dry - Embossing Folder
Crafting Sentiments Designs  - Anything Goes
Fan-TAstic Tuesday - Anything Goes
{Pin}spirational Challenge - Anything Goes
Through the Craftroom Door - Anything Goes
Crafting From the Heart - Anything Goes
MarkerPOP Challenge - Anything Goes
My Craft Creations - Anything Goes
Perfectly Rustic - Masculine
Stamp and Create - Anything Goes
The Paper Dolls Next Challenge - Anything Goes
Whoopsi Daisy Challenge - Fussy Cutting






28 comments:

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  2. Ha! Cute image! Love him against the embossed background. Really gives it an outdoor look, like a patio wall. And then there's the fancy lattice corner which adds to the patio look, as well. Very clever! So sorry to hear about your A/C again! This is not a good time for that to happen. I do hope it is fixed soon.

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  3. So cute! I love the embossing and the die cut on the upper right.

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  4. This isn't your usual type of card but I LOVE it!!! So precious and that goose is adorable.
    Lynn

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  6. Love this Maggie - the background embossing is fabulous, and the whole card just screams summer!
    Blessings
    Maxine

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  7. I am sorry to hear about your A/C problems. It hasn't affected your card making. This is adorable. Your coloring is great as usual, and I love that die corner piece in upper right.

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  8. This is so much fun Maggie, I love it. Thank you so much for sharing your lovely creation with us at Through the Craft Room Door.
    Hugs
    Cathy DT Member
    xxxxxxxxx

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  9. Beautiful card thanks for joining us at Clear It Out Tuesday's

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  10. I love the goose! He's so cheerful for summer. Great card.

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  11. He is just a dish and thanks for sharing at Fan-Tastic Tuesday hugs Judith xxx

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  12. Such a fun image and card. I like your diamond embossing.

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  13. Thanks for playing with us this week at Whoopsi Daisy’s Fussy Cutting Challenge! This is beautiful! Hope to see your work in our next challenge!
    Hugs,
    Karen C

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  14. hehehe love it! especially the background embossing!

    lovies, =o) kel

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  15. I love the idea of a BBQing goose, great card. Thanks for joining Perfectly Rustics Masculine Challenge.
    Cathie DT

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  16. The BBQ Goose image makes me smile! Cute card!

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  17. What a great image and card! Thank you so much for sharing your beautiful work with TTCRD this week.

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  18. A really cute card love the image.
    Thank you for joining us at Whoopsi Daisy this week
    Bettyxxx

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  19. So cute!!! I made a card last month using the same digi!!! Love it!!!Thanks so much for participating in our {PIN}SPIRATIONAL challenge!! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!!
    ~DEANNE~
    A Little Bit O' Paper

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  20. So adorable Maggie! I love the cute goose and your coloring and layout are fab as always! :)

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  21. This goose is darlin'!! Love the coloring and the layout!!!

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  22. What a cute and happy card ~ the ribbon adds a great color and texture, the embossing is awesome too

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  23. Just loving this cute card- not a style I see often on your blog- but done so well- the image is adorable!

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  24. Is he in cognito so he doesn't wind up ON the grill? :-) Cute card.

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  25. Just too too cute, Maggie! What a COOL card - lovely bursts of colors!

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  26. love how you added color to the EF that you used.Gertie sure is a cutie

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  27. I like what you have done with the background of your card. The goose is awesome. Thanks for joining us at Perfectly Rustics.

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  28. Maggie--this card just puts a smile on my face. I love that guy and the colors are perfect!

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