Monday, October 3, 2011

Art Nouveau - French Country

One the way to the movies Friday night I made the mistake of going by Michael's to kill some time.   I was not planning to buy anything but when I saw the DCWV French Country paper stack, I could not resist.  After all, I had a 40% off coupon.  I used it and the Art Nouveau Cricut cartridge to make this card.

I designed this card in Cricut Craft Room.  I used George and the border feature of Elegant Edges to make the card base.  The paper is from DCWV French Country Stack.  The lady is from the Art Nouveau Cricut cartridge, page 49.  I chose the different elements of the design and colored them with the Best Friends and Nursery Tale Imagine cartridges.  After printing them and cutting them out with my Imagine, I inked some of the elements and adhered them together.  She was cut at 6".  The scalloped oval is from Elegant Edges.  I intertwined ribbon through the holes in the scallops.  I liked the way this card turned out.   

Challenges for this card:
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes (plus Ribbons) 

Make it Monday - always Anything Goes
Card Cupids - Anything Goes

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  1. Lovely and sweet cards. Beautiful girl. Thanks a lot for sharing!

  2. Peggy,
    I love it, what a clever way to use ribbon
    Hugs, Stacy

  3. what a great card. shows so elegantly. I love this art nouveau cart - high on my list - but still high on the price tag.


  4. What a simply beautiful card.
    what talent you have. Enjoy your blog every day.


  5. Another beautiful card. Enjoy your blog so much. Thanks for sharing.

    Judy D.

  6. Love this card, I can't wait to get this cart, but I am freezing my spending for awhile.

  7. So beautiful. love the ribbon threaded through the die, so elegant.

    Thanks for sharing with us at ‘Make it Monday’

    Luv CHRISSYxx

    Don’t forget. .if you leave a comment on another entrant, mention that you saw their card on ‘Make it Monday’ for a chance at second prize.. the more you comment on and mention MIM, the more chances at winning second prize.

  8. Just popping over from MIM and wanted to say what a fabby creation. Thank you so much for sharing.

  9. Thank you so much for joining us this week for our "anything goes with a twist" challenge over at Craft Your Passion Challenges. I hope you have a great week and Good luck.


  10. Oh I do love those 40% off coupons!! Your card is fantastic and I love the elegant design of woven ribbon. :)

    Thank you for playing along with us at Make It Monday!
    Lisa xx

  11. Oh, how beautiful!!! I have the Art Nouveau cart, now I can't wait to use it!!!

  12. fab card - thanks so much for playing with craftyourpassionchallenges hugs Joanna

  13. Ha ha, Michael's 40% off coupons are a dangerous thing! Beautiful results though, your card is stunning! Thanks for playing along with us at Craft Your Passion this week!

  14. Peggy, that is absolutely stunning! Love how you intertwined the ribbon! TFS! :-)


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