I have an adorable card to share with you today (at least I think it's adorable). :)
I made this cute piggy card for the "Go Hog Wild" challenge
over at Jitterbuggin' Challenge. It also fits perfectly with the challenge over at Cooking with Cricut : Double take (2 pieces of card stock, 2 pieces of pattern paper and 2 embellishments).
The card base it cut from the Preserves cart (it's just a tag so most any tag could work). I sized the card base to 5 1/2" x 4 1/4", copied and welded the two to form the card. I coped the shape two more times to make the red and wood plank mats (red @ 4" x 5 1/4" and wood @ 3 3/4" x 5").
The pig is from Just Because Cards cut @ 2 1/2".
The pig's wings are from Indie Art, also cut @ 2 1/2". The cloud is also from Indie Art, but I sized it down to 3.66" x 2.18" on my Gypsy. I cut the top layer of the wings with DCWV glitter paper.
I added stickles to the cloud and the pig's ears and snout to match the wings.
I glued a pair of stacked buttons on the bottom left side of the card. I got these from Michael's dollar bin and the white twine from Dollar Tree.
I inked all the edges!! :) Pink ink around the pig's body and the wings, blue and purple ink around the cloud and black ink around the card body inside and out.
I couldn't resist adding the white Gelly Roll pen stitches around the brown card base on the front and back. I think it complements the rustic farm theme of the card as well as the white twine I added to the front.
The pig is applied with pop-dots... the second set of wings is up on an additional layer of pop-dots too.
I didn't add any sentiment this time. I think it would be great for a congrats card ... you know, "It'll happen when pigs fly!!"
OMG! This is just so stinkin cute! I totally love it, I'm running to get my Gypsy now! LOL! TFS!
Very cute!! I love it!
This pig could not be cuter. Thanks for playing along with us at Cooking with Cricut.
That is incredibly cute and clever!! Love it!! TFS!! Take Care!!
Jennie @ http://earthyscrap.blogspot.com/
This is so adorable! Great details!
I couldn't agree with you more!! This card IS ABSOLUTELY ADORABLE!! TFS!! Jennifer
Too funny! Love the flying pig, Cheryl! Thanks for joining us this week at Cooking With Cricut.
~ Jen, CWC Design Team
Super cute and funny card !!! Love that piggy angel ! xoxo
Thanks for playing this week at CWC
Have a great Friday ;-)
Maria Elena.- CWC DT
What a cute little piggy. I love the wings!
Such a FUN card!! Your piggy looks like he has attitude!! The wings are fantastic...so is the patterned paper...perfect! TFS!
So super cute & creative!!!!
Thanks for the inspiration,
This is absolutely adorable!! :) LOL I love it! :)
This made me smile. I think it is really cute. Great job. TFS and thanks for joining us this week at Cooking With Cricut:)
~Madison CWCDT funkycards.blogspot.com
Such a cute card! Love, love, love the pig with sparkly wings. Thanks for playing along with us at Cooking with Cricut this week.
~Nicole CWC DT
Wow! Pigs do fly!! What a cute card!! Thanks for hanging out with us this week at Cricut Cardz Challenge! Anita
I love your card!!! :) What a great idea to put wings on the pig! Where'd you get that great wood plank paper?!
Thanks so much for sharing,
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What a glitzy, fun, whimsical card!
Thanks for Jitterbuggin'!
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