For today's Limited Supply Challenge, which was to use high school (red, black and white) or wedding colors (eeek! I think it was officially called Auburgine? What IS that?) and a clip or photo turn of our choice. I am also using the sketch from today's challenge on the Whimsie Doodles blog.
I just hurt my hand trying to cut one of the S shaped Hodgepodge clips in half! I tried using my rubber snips first since they generally cut anything around here, then I tried some kitchen snips (I mean hello, they cut through chicken bones?!?), then I broke bad and got out the heavy duty wire cutters from my husband's tools in the garage!! None of them worked!!! Finally, I decided I would just fold it over and what do you know-- it snapped in two. I prefer to believe that all of that cutting I was trying to do loosened it up, just like when you try to open a jar for a long time and someone walks up and opens it on their first try :) I colored it black with my Copic marker and added the "mini" clip to my card.
Hot Stuff Whimsie and the Hot Stuff sentiment are from Whimsie Doodles.
The Fire Up the Grill sentiment is from Creative Cafe.
The Hamburger is from and old SU! set, called Backyard BBQ.
Registered: December 14, 2007 Location: Where The Wind Comes Sweeping Down the Plain Posts: 1791
Fri, Jul 17, 2009 @ 6:28 AM
Such a cute card! Hope your hand is better!
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Registered: July 1, 2007 Location: small town near montreal, quebec Posts: 26890
Fri, Jul 17, 2009 @ 6:59 AM
Lovely card Nikki, your story is so funny, can just imagine it! Hope your boo boo from the cutting is all healed up now. Great looking turtle chef all dressed in ted and rearing to go. Guess you'll be eating slowwwwwwwly though. LOL
Registered: August 21, 2007 Location: Wayland MA Posts: 61170
Fri, Jul 17, 2009 @ 7:18 AM
I love your hig school colors!! LOL! Your turtle is a wonderful chef....I can smell those burgers cooking right now!! I loved your story about trying to cut the clip! All those things you did surely weakened it!!