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We will be limiting the number of submissions to the Die Cut Divas' challenge blog to 4. Beginning May 1, 2016, the challenges will close at 9:00 p.m. Pacific time instead of midnight. Thank you as always for your wonderful submissions. Arlene and the Die Cut Divas.

Tuesday, June 30, 2015

Thank you Bugaboo Stamps!


Thank you Bugaboo Stamps for being a wonderful sponsor! And here are some of our Design Team's last cards for this month-


Die-namics Stitched Ovals STAX
Die-namics Stitched Rectangles STAX for the sentiment
Copic Markers
Arlene at A Bit of This and That

 
 Bugaboo Brat Bugs, Spellbinders Circle and Scalloped Circle

 
Bugaboo Stamps: Spring critter stack
Dies: Spellbinders label 8
Misc: Copics, sentiment
 
Using Lady bug line
MFT stitched rectangle
Hero Arts sentiment
embossing folder
 
Bugaboo Knobby Knees Girl Bugs, My Favorite Things Pierced Squares, MFT Banner Dies

Thank you Bugaboo Stamps!
 Come back tomorrow for a new challenge!

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Flowers and Ladybugs

Todays Spotlight is on Marsha and Cathie, who used great Bugaboo images to create these splendid cards! Here's Marsha with two cards, same images-



 
Spellbinder Oval and Scalloped Oval

Marsha chose the perfect background paper for her image. She's able to achieve different looks with her dies and ribbons.

Cathie
 
Bugaboo Digi Stamps Silhouette Butterfly, Cuttlebug Swiss Dots embossing folder.

Isn't that butterfly simply divine? The sentiment sitting on the dotted embossing makes this a stunning card!

Thanks for visiting today!

Friday, June 19, 2015

Flowers and Critters

Are you enjoying the challenge this month sponsored by

?
Enter the challenge for a chance to win! Here are some more Design Team inspiration-

Die-namics Stitched Rectangles STAX
What a lovely card for Mother's Day-I'll bet this was a hit!

Using Spring Critter Stack, Spellbinders circle die, leaf embossing folder, Hero Arts sentiment

I just love the embossing that was sanded, and the colors Dawn chose. Really adorable card!

Thanks for visiting.





Tuesday, June 16, 2015

More lovely Bugaboo cards!

Today we're sharing three more Design Team projects using our sponsors images-


Current Sponsor for June

And here is Hannah's lovely card using dragonflies-



and Arlene's card is cute as a bug, isn't it?

Die-namics Stitched Rectangles STAX
Copic Markers,
Butterfly out of a butterfly sticker package

Arlene's at A Bit of This and That

Cathie's cards is pure sweetness with the bug loving girl!

Cathie

Bugaboo Knobby Knees Girl Bugs, Spellbinders Label 8, Elizabeth Craft Designs Happy Birthday.
Remember to feature bugs on your challenge entry!

Friday, June 12, 2015

More Puppies!


One of the cutest images is this Cute Puppy, from our sponsor-


and here are more of our designers with this adorable image-

 Bugaboo Stamps: Cute Puppy
Dies: Sizzix circles
Misc: copics and sentiment
I love that background paper she based her card and coloring on-great job, Monica!

Mpress Ornate Square.
I'm so jealous of Cathie's coloring abilities-what lovely shading she accomplishes!

Michelle
Bugaboo Cute Puppy, MFT Pierced Rectangle Dies


Be sure to get "Buggy" and enter the challenge!




Tuesday, June 9, 2015

Delightful Dragonflies

Today we are showcasing different dragonflies from our sponsor-



and here are some cards featuring different ways to use dragonflies!

Provocraft Cuttlebug flowers from Astericks
I love how she repeated the digi and made a great border.
Bugaboo Stamps: Dollar dragonfly
Dies: Simply said hello
Misc: copics
Love the CAS, with the golden dragonfly providing a big pop of color.
Michelle

Bugaboo Dragonflies image, My Favorite Things Banner Die, Cuttlebug Oriental Weave Embossing Folder

I made this for a wonderful teacher and friend who recently passed away. Laura, you will be missed!


Thanks for joining us today!


Friday, June 5, 2015

Cute Puppies!

The Design Team has fallen in love with this cute puppy image from Bugaboo Stamps! Here is Arlene's card-

Bugaboo Cute Puppy
Dia-namics Stitched Rectangle STAX
Dia-namics Stitched Tags STAX
Copics coloring
Don't you just love the background sky Arlene created-it really does look like her puppy is outside!
and Marsha's card- Arlene at A Bit of This and That.

Easel Card using Cute Puppy
MFT "Hello" die, MFT Fence, MFT Icicles, MFT Clouds, MFT Rectangle Stax
What a cute scene Marsha created-that grass is so realistic.

and here is Hannah's-


I love the sentiment she chose!

Aren't all of them adorable?  Join us for our Bug challenge sponsored by-

Tuesday, June 2, 2015

Winner of the May Challenge:


SOMETHING YUMMY TO EAT" was our May Challenge.

The prize is  a $10 gift certificate.  
The winner of this May contest is:
Cebelica

Such a cute gift card, especially when a bag of cookies is attached.  What a great way to give a gift.

The Divas' pick(s):

Dawn's pick  - By Naz
Picture

Arlene and Michelle's pick is Art with Yogi with a beautifully done card.  Each panel was a little work of art.



We loved having you all participate in our challenge and we enjoyed working with the Doodle Pantry images.  They are so much fun.

Monday, June 1, 2015

June Bug....

Welcome to our June challenge.... It's all about June Bug... whatever that inspires you.  Our sponsor this month is


And here are our Design Team Inspirations!


Bugaboo Cute Puppy Colored, Dia-namics Stitched Rectangle STAX, Touch up Copics
Hero Arts Note Card  Visit Arlene at A Bit of This and That.


 
Spellbinder Ovals and Die-namic Circle Stax


 
Dies: Spellbinders long classic scalloped rectangles (Lg)
Misc: Copics


  Bugaboo Brat Bug , Quickutz Doily Die, Spellbinders Borders Dies, My Favorite Things Banner and Pierced Squares Dies

Spellbinders Timeless Rectangles, Bugaboo Cute Puppy
Hero Arts sentiment

Diecut Divas, Bugaboo Digi Stamps ladybug line.
Spellbinders Mega Oval Large,Bugaboo Digi Stamps ladybug line
Gina K Design Sentiment.




What fun projects from the Design Team! Join us with your fabulous projects for a chance to win!