Carolina Girl (Cely)
...for that road to clear skies and warm weather!
       I "re-did" the Bugaboo bear stamp.  I wanted to try using scrap from a button package to use as the shaker part of the card, add the sentiment on the picture rather than adding later and keeping the background exactly the same and I wanted to send about 3 of the cards to friends.  There are still a few kinks to get out, but I'm enjoying the challenge.  And, this card will be in the Catch the Bug Monday Challenge to help celebrate Bugaboo's 1st birthday.  Requirements: use blue and white.  I think the first one I did the other day is more do-able in the mail and will not cost extra postage.  I'm going to try and do another card for the challenge between my coughs and sniffles.

A2size, svgcuts background, snowflakes (Hobby Lobby) MS snowflake punch.

I am still working on the zodiac symbols.  These 2 were free public domain images.  I cleaned them up and made into svgs.  I wouldn't make them smaller than I have them.  Each one only has two pieces.  A quick cut for a great school project or birthday.


Download: Leo 2 (whole lion)  (svg)
Download: Leo (face)               (svg)

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9 Responses
  1. Bee Burg Says:

    Even sick you have been busy!! (with great results I might add! :-))

    OK you need essential oils for your cold and cough. (my hubby is like you right now too and this helped him). Buy Eucalyptus, Lemon and Lavender essential oils in a healthfood store. Mix 2 drops of eucalyptus and 2 drops of lemon in 2 tablespoon of honey. Use 1 teaspoon of this mixture in a cup of hot water (or tea) and slowly sip.
    Put 1 drop of Lavender and 1 drop of Eucalyptus in a bowl of boiling water. Put you face above the bowl and cover your nose and the bowl with a dishtowel to keep the steam inside (and keep it from going into your eyes). Take nice slow breaths. Take breaks every now and then breathing outside of the "tent". This might make you cough more on the spot but should quickly pass.
    In the winter I often put a drop of Eucalyptus oil at the corner of my pillow at night...

    Hope you feel better very soon! :-)


  2. *CAFE Says:

    Loving these ssvg's you made! Great idea for a desk calendar project!


  3. Myrna Says:

    Cely
    Sick or not you do such great projects. This has given me an idea.
    Myrna


  4. LOVE that bugaboo card!! What a brilliant idea to make a shaker card, and got such a kick out of your senitment!!


  5. Tammy Miller Says:

    Awwwww this is sooooo cute Thanks for joining us this week at Catch the Bug Challenge Blog for our Blue and White Mini Challenge!! Good luck to you and I hope you plan on joining us all week I love seeing your creations! Thanks Again, Tammy


  6. Cammy Says:

    This is too cute Cely! A great idea to recycle and this morning, I'm hitching a ride with that cutie to get away from our winter slush! Thanks for joining us for our mini challenge at Catch the Bug!


  7. CBH Says:

    Thank you so much for this post. I want to let you know that I posted a link to your blog in Creative Busy Hands Cricut Freebies Search List, under the Cat(s)/Dog(s)/Bear/Bird/Butterfly/Any other Animal Theme post on Jan. 18, 2011. Thanks again.


  8. uh oh! Cely is off to the beach!!! hehehe >wink<


  9. Melissa S. Says:

    I'm playing catch-up today. Thanks for joining us for todays challenge. Love all the blue and white.


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