My name, Karin, was pretty common when I was growing up...just not the spelling. Unless you are of German heritage like I am. So, I have spent my entire life answering the question, "What is your name"?... With, "Karin...with an "i"! Who knew it would come in handy all these years later when I went to name my blog.

Tuesday, March 2, 2010

Three Projects

Hi Everyone!

Wow, my post today contains three totally unrelated projects...I was laughing while I was uploading the photos...They are so random.

Anyway...This card was made for the challenge at Fussy and Fancy (Movie Challenge) and Cinema Saturday where the movie was Spiderman and the challenge was to incorporate acetate. Unfortunately, this just wouldn't photograph well...Ugh! The spider is made from acetate and I added a little red ink hoping that would make him more visible. I also went over the embossed web with some white craft ink to make it stand out. Practical Scrappers has a chalk/ink challenge, so this is linked there as well.

I think I will save this card for my hubby this Halloween. Not sure there would be an occasion that this would be appropriate for other than that-LOL!I made this bookmark with a stamp from My Grafico. Unfortunately this designer is no longer with them, so I have no link to provide. This is entered at House Mouse where the challenge this week is anything but a card. This was so simple to make and I love how it turned out. I can't wait to slip it into a card to someone!

This third card is made from an image by Chi Chi Memories which is a new designer at My Grafico. I'm not Irish, but I usually make a few St. Patty's cards just for fun each year, so this is one so far. This is card is entered into challenges at Squigglefly (fun borders) and The Pink Elephant (green)
I added a little glitter to the shamrock medallion on the bottom of the card. Isn't it cute?
Thanks for the visit today :)

Details not listed above: #1-Paper: The Paper Company, Embossing Plate:Fiskars, Spider:Cuttlebug, Ink: La Mode. #2-Paper:The Paper Company, Markers: Bic Mark Its, ribbon from my supplies, #3-Paper: The Paper Company, Punches:Martha Stewart, Stampin Up, Paper Shapers: Markers: Bic Mark Its, Copic, Embossing folder: Cuttlebug, Rhinestones from my supplies.


Christine said...

Hi Karin great cards but sadly HM&F chall requires a HM image so wont be able to enter our prize draw..thanks for taking part..

Hugs Christine xx

Cheryl said...

How fun! I am glad you were able to jump into the movie challenges. Great card! You could may be use for a boy's bday too..??

I love the cute little book mark. Cute, clean and simple.

Lastly, this St Pat's day card is adorable. I love this image. Very cute layout.

Have a great day!

tina... said...

You've been a busy woman! These are all fabulous! Thanks for creating with us at TPE.

Pretty-In-Ink said...

They are fabulous! I really love your fun book mark!

Cassandra said...

These are all so adorable hun! You're so talented!

Maria Matter said...

what fun cards Karin! love that cute little shamrock!
blessings, maria

Jennifer said...

Lovely projects. Thanks for playing at Fussy and Fancy.

Firenze said...

Oh you did St. Paddy proud - what a lovely card! TFS
Helen -- Firenze Cards

Holly said...

Fabulous cards!

Tanya Rudd said...

Very creative. Thank you for joining us this week at Practical Scrappers.

TannyP said...

Holy fabulousness! That St. Patrick's day card is awesome. I love that cute bookmark and your spidey card is amazing. I'm sure your husband will love it!

Betty aka ZacksNana said...

great Spidey card!

samaranavi.blogspot.com said...

ewwwwww.....creeepy....neeeeteeeeee! I love how your web is raised up! very nifty!!!

Nancy K said...

What great projects Karin! They are so cute and inventive, okay, well, the spider one is not so cute as creepy, but very creative nonetheless!

Heather the MooseLover said...

Cutr projects, Karin. The Halloween one is especially creative. Your St. Patty's card is super-duper cute too.

Thanks for playing with us at Squigglefly.

Jeanette said...

These are all wonderful. Thanks for joining us at Squigglefly.

Lisa said...

Really cute projects! Sorry none contain a House Mouse image so are not eligible for the challenge :(

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