Friday, August 13, 2010


I have been working on this card for two days now on and off. I started welding it to make a shape card but some images are not meant to be welded and this one gave me such a hard time. Any how, I took some of the things I did not like apart and gave up on the welding.
I used the new Country Life Cricut cartridge and the image from page 32 and I cut that at 3.69 inches for my card.

Think Pink
7 by 4.5 inches
 The card base is from American Crafts, the black one is from Hobby Lobby, the orange/pink (crowns background) from the Rock Star (DCWV), the animal print one is from the All Dress up matstack (DCWV too), pink  and the white one from a value pack.

The black cardstock and the Rock Star were punched with one of Martha Stewart punches called Traditional Scallop. I used the Swiss Dots cuttlebug folder for the clouds and on the dots I added some Frosted Lace stickles which I got from dear friend Helen. The flower is a sticker from Mrs Grossman's Pen n Ink whimsical stickers pack. I used some metallic markers to color the petals with pink and the center purple but you can't see it well on this photo.

A closer look to one of My Pink Stamper
 clear stamps set which I used to stamp over some crowns with pink ink. You have to look really close to see it on the photo. I then decided it was too light and I stamp over three of them with black ink on top of the pink ink :). I also used some Glossy Accents on the girl's boots and with colored pencils tried to draw a pretty face on her, lol. The gems are from my stash maybe bought at ACM, M's or J's.

Below is a photo of the inside of the card
Hope you enjoy it!


  1. Very cute card, I love the tractor!

  2. Cute! That is such a girl tractor..I could see a few people that live back home paint theirs like that..haha..I have to make a tractor card here soon..might work on it today.

    Hugs, Sheena

  3. Agnes, this is too cute! I love it! I just got this cart too, and this was one of the images that jumped out and me and had planned on using soon! I love how you used it! I couldn't resist these newest carts! I love that cow skin tractor!

  4. Love you card! I spent every summer on the farm and boy if I looked that good on the back of a tractor..... WOWSERS!!! TFS.

  5. Tooo cute, Agnes! That is some stylin' tractor! LOVE it! xxD

  6. Got to love that tractor!!! That is just darling!!! Thank you for the sweet message over at my new website!! XOXO, Julie. :0)

  7. I was just looking through the handbook yesterday and LOVE this image. Great card!

  8. This is so cute! I am going to try to finish those swap cards this weekend--it's been such a long week at work and I haven't had much time this week!

    Hope to be able to mail to you soon!

  9. Cute card!! I gotta say... I am lovin that tractor!!
    Barb :)

  10. OH darnit Agnes, that was the ONE new cartridge I didn't think I needed, but now....look what you've done! :) This card is gorgeous.

    ummm any chance of getting an extension on our card swap deadline? ;0

  11. Awe, I Love how you gave this country image such a stylish flair! Who would of thought a tractor could be so hip?! Love it!!

  12. My friend whatever you did or didn't do, weld or didn't weld, or whatever -- that is a great card!

    I really can't ever see any mistakes!

  13. OMGosh, this is just tooo cute!! I love it!!!


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