Thursday, July 11, 2013

Cricut Swing Card

In the past, I'd tried unsuccessfully to cut a swing card with my Cricut. Little did I know that there are several swing cards on the Close to My Heart "Artiste" cartridge. I checked out this cool information and was on my way.

Cricut Expression
Cricut Close To My Heart "Artiste" cartridge
Cricut Close To My Heart "Art Philosophy" cartridge
Cricut "Ornamental Iron" cartridge
DCWV Metallic stack
Sassy Studio Design image
Copic markers
Cuddlebug embossing folder
Clear rhinestone bling
Fiskars "Oval" punch
Create with TLC sentiment
Black gel pen
White Gelly Roll pen

Challenges Entered
Crafts and Me - Anything Goes
Southern Girls Challenge - No Spooling
365 Cards - Glamour
Crafting with Dragonflies - Unusual fold
Paper Shelter Challenge - Swirly Girly
Sisterhood of Crafters -  Black and white +accent color
Die Cuttin' Divas - Ruby Red (Use Red)
Ladybug Crafts Ink TLT- Birthdays
Paper Minutes - Anything Goes
Through The Craft Room Door - Always Anything Goes
Seize the Birthday - Anything Goes

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  1. Love the details and the colours, great creation, thanks for playing with us at Crafting with Dragonflies, blessings Hilde

  2. Perfect image for your fabulous swing card. Love the strong colours you used. Thanks for joining us at Crafting with Dragonflies. Ina

  3. Wow! I would not know where to begin to create this style of card! Bravo and thank you for sharing with us at 365 Cards.

  4. What a fab card hun. It looks so complicated! Love the image and the colours you ve used. X x x

  5. Lovely card Rachelle, awesome cuts and beautiful design! Thanks for joining us in our no spooled items challenge over at the southern Girls Challenge XOX Tania

  6. Your card looks fabulous! Great image and colours Too! Thanks for joining us at Southern Girls.

  7. WOW! You ROCKED this swing card! AWESOME!!! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood’s ‘Black & White + One’ challenge and please come back again soon!
    one of the 'Sistahs'
    The Sisterhood of Crafters

  8. Ohhh love that swing card. Absolutely love it (I'm so challenged when it comes to those type of card styles). Thanks so much for playing along with us in The Sisterhood of Crafters in our Black, White and One Accent challenge.

  9. Love those legs! Fabulous swing card. Thanks for sharing this with us at Crafting with Dragonflies for our different folds challenge.

  10. Fabulous card, love the design and great image, thanks for joining us at the paper shelter. Joey xx

  11. Great card design and a beautifully coloured image.
    Thanks for joining in with our Swirly Girly challenge at TPS, and good luck
    Eileen x

  12. Fantastic card with beautiful colors and coloring! Thanks for playing along with us at Southern Girls Challenge!
    Carolyn DT

  13. Great image and colour.Thanks for joining us at Crafting with dragonflies on our unusual fold challenge hugs Tania(DT)

  14. This card is absolutely stunning! What an exquisite design and sensational coloring!

  15. Beautiful card – lovely layout and colours
    Thank you for joining us at Ladybugcraftsink xx