Sunday, March 4, 2012

MIM #55-Large Frames and MFW-Winter Blues

This card is being entered in two challenges:
Make It Monday at Papertrey Ink - Dawn McVey's video shows us how to stretch a small frame into a larger frame on your card, check it out here:
Moxie Fab World's-Cure for Winter Blues, incorporating navy blue in your project: Card ~
lavender base card is by Recollections; Navy blue is from American Crafts; Blue patterned papers are from Zoophabet 2 Stack; Stampers Select White is PTI; 2008 Bitty Dots (frogs) from PTI
Stamps: Frame is from Doodlebug Birthday by Hampton Arts; Water Lily is by Hampton Arts; Background "Biased Stripe" from Cornish Heritage Farms;
Ink: Images stamped with Sapphire Blue by Creative Living; sentiment printed on my computer in Navy blue
Tools/Embellishments: Frog punch is EKSuccess; Scallop edge punch is Fiscars; flower center is Yellow Stickles; navy crystal frog eyes are Crystal Stickers from Michael's

Thanks for stopping by~and for your encouraging comments :o)


  1. Fabulous design for this oh so cute card!!!!

  2. Oh Helen, your card is simply adorable! I love those frogs, colors and strip of water.

  3. Thanks for the link to Dawn; I haven't visited her in ages. This is toad darn cute, Helen! Ha! That water lily is colored so perfectly, it looks real! Love those buggy eyes.

  4. the frame challenge is such a great idea! adorable card, helen:)

  5. Hey Helen! Thanks for linking this up to the Cure for the Winter Blues Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)

  6. Brilliant! That doodled frame is fabulous and those frogs are so darn cute!

  7. This is really cute, Helen...the little frogs are adorable and I love the fun sentiment!!!!

  8. This is soo soo soo cute! Love the hopping frogs and the lily pad! What a terrific card