Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Die Cuttin Divas challenge

The challenge at the Die Cuttin Divas blog is to use a polar bear...how easy is that? Click HERE and join us in the fun!  I chose the polar bear from the Joy of the season Cricut cart. I was trying to not make a Christmas card...so this is what I came up with... Thanks for stopping by...Lee-Ann :)


  • Elegant Edges layers cut at 4.5" using my Gypsy
  • Joys to the Season-polar bear cut at 2.62" using my Gypsy
  • MME On the Bright side paper pad, Miss Caroline fiddlesticks twine and Limetwist-fly a kite twine
  • Recollections kraft card stock and mini brad
  • sizzix embossing folder flourishes
  • American Crafts-Knockouts border punch
  • CTMH-colonial white waxy flax, Outdoor Denim and Desert sand inks
  • My Pink Stamper-That's Punnylicious stamp set
  • Pure innocence stamp set
  • Maya Road wood buttons


jessica said...

Awwwww..... how sweet is this!! LOVE the bear and love the pattern papers and embellishments! GREAT card!!
Thanks for sharing and have a GREAT Tuesday!

Lisa said...

This is absolutely adorable!! What a sweet polar bear!! I love the papers and the embossing!! Have a great day :)

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Donna said...

Fabulous card! Love all the textures.

Gwen said...

I love this! That bear reminds me of the coke bear.

Scrappin Rabbit Designs said...

I adore your card with all the layers and color choices. Wonderful job. ~Tami

L.B. said...

where to start: love the embossing and the touches of yellow. Love the cute addition of buttons and the fun paper/tree bark you used for this sweet card.

Gerda said...

What a fabulous card!! Love the embossing, the colors and your sweet bear!!
Have a great day.

Creative M said...

Sweet color combo and a Super Cute Polar Bear!!Sweet Sentiment!My favorite one!
Have a wonderful day,

katieo said...

I love the crackle look of the background paper. the polar bear is darling. Great way to tie the ribbon with a button

Kate said...

Awesome Card. Love those Papers and the textured look or you card.

Sherrie K. said...

Super fun card LeeAnn!! I love the polar bear and the cute little scarf and fun embossing! GREAT card!!
Sherrie K

Tanya/Nonna said...

This card is just darling LeeAnn. Love the fun patterns and embossing and the bear is just cute as can be. Beautiful card!

Jocelyn Olson said...

So cute! I love all the details you thought of--the embossing, the two colors of twine, the little brad eye. What a sweet card!

DIANA L. said...

This is so sweet. I love it.
Your twin tying is perfect, I really like how you finished the inside! You have inspired me to start doing this

Juliana said...

Oh my word! Love it!!!

The Queen (Laura) said...

So adorable! Love the colors and textures. Great job!
Lots of Hugs,

Norma said...

Hello there my friend:) I've missed your beautiful cards:) I'm back with a force LOL!! Loe your card today and as you know I absolutely LOVE that you decorate to inside all the time, great inspiration!! Thank you for stopping by my blog:)

Emily Leiphart said...

Aw, what an adorable polar bear! I love his flowing scarf and the sweet punny sentiment!

Susan said...

What a cute, cute card!! Outstanding. :)

Gloria (Disneynut4life22) said...

Aww....... ADORABLE!!!! What a great color combination:)

Kim H said...

Lee Ann ~ well this is a BEAUTIFUL card! I jst LOVe how you embossed the background then there is the real background paper ~ eek! LOVE! The twine and buttons are the perfect touch! Oh my is that sunshine I see ~ EEK I haven't seen taht in days!

Jenscrapstoo said...

He is unbearbly cute!! Love the red and white together!! Cheers Jennie

Kate (Small Bits of Paper) said...

What a darling card! Your polar bear is so sweet and just perfect with the embossed mat behind him!