Saturday, March 5, 2011

Green w/Envy

**Hello again everyone **

I made this card for the "Green with Envy" Challenge over at Bugaboo Stamps ~ Catch the Bug challenge blog. These digi stamps are just so gosh darn cute!! I actually placed in the top 3 on their last challenge "Get Well" - I was very excited. This was the first time I had won anything on a challenge. I placed 3rd and got 2 of their wonderful images FREE!! You should play along - never know when you might get lucky like me : )

Onto my soon as I seen the challenge was green I knew the image I wanted to use right away. ALLIG balloon was first choice. I also just got in my ProMarkers that I had been patiently waiting for all week. Glad I did, I had 4 different shades of green...LOL.

They also threw in an added challenge of a sketch as well. So make a Card with Green and follow the Provided sketch and post a link to it on Bugaboo Stamps' challenge blog, Catch the Bug, by3/5/11 at 6:00 AM EST to be entered a random drawing for three digi prize packs - seven (7) (using a Bugaboo image only), four (4), or two (2) using any image!

It is really hard to tell, but I embossed the green thru the middle of the card w/Happy Birthday, along w/stamping it on the balloon. My youngest granddaughter turns 1 tomorrow and I was thinking of her the whole time I made this card. I know most girls like pink and frilly stuff, but I thought this was a cute image that could be used for either a boy or girl. Depending upon how it was done up.




Bugaboo Stamps - Catch the Bug Challenge Blog~"Green with Envy"

Digi's with Attutude!~Anything Goes

Craft Sentiments~Birthdays

DYSU~Just Green It

Stamp Something~Digi...image, sentiment, paper, etc


Card Makin' Mamas! Something Green

Image: Bugaboo Stamps - ALLIG balloon
Paper: White and green cardstock, scrap pattern paper
Inks: Distress Ink Crushed Olive, StazOn Jet Black
Markers: ProMarkers Baby Pink, Pastel Beige, Meadow Green, Apple, Leaf Green, Hot Pink, Cool Gray 2, Forest Green, Dusky Pink, atyou Spica 21 Lipstick
Misc: Prima flowers, K&Company Bling, Karen Foster Midnight Scrapper Spool, Cuttlebug Happy Birthday Folder


  1. ADORABLE! I just love this image! Thanks so much for playin' along with the Catch The Bug "Green with Envy" challenge this week!
    Hugs & Happy Days!

  2. very very cute card Michelle, that dragon is very gorgeous
    thanks for joining us again at the DYSU challenge this week

  3. Oh what a cute card - that dragon is a real sweety. Thanks for joining us at DYSU this week xx

  4. Adorable card!! That dragon is fabby! Thanks for playing along with us this week at DYSU.

  5. Such a cute Dragon! Great card! Thanks for playing at DWA! this week!
    Dawn xxx

  6. thanks for playing with us at cmm! awesome card!!

  7. ty for joining us at crafty sentiments. fab card x

  8. Very cute, love the pop of the orange balloon, such a great contrast to the green. Adorable!