Ok, I do not know how to make a round card and have a back on it so I made a card with rounded corners and rounded edges on the nestability and round circles on the embossing folder and I am on time.....I think I achieved the challenge. Oh and little circles on the dp which I would like to refer to as mini colorful dodge balls.
This card is going to Sandy who has been hit more times than most with very difficult situations and is still standing. The really awesome part of Sandy's story is that she is not feeling sorry for herself but wants to still help others!!! I am so proud to be able to send a card, a smile and a hug through the mail to her.
I did buttons, Cindy. Sassy Cheryl's came to my rescue again with your storyline......bring it on missy....I am on speed dial to their site!!!! Hey I am even acting a little SASSY!!!!
Great story and great destination too. I love Tuesdays....and yes, it is still Tuesday!!
hugs to all of my sisters!!
Date: Tuesday, June 21, 2011 GMT Views: 432
Registered: March 11, 2008 Location: Sacramento, California Posts: 39861
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 7:02 PM
Just what are you drinking over there in the mile high city? Boy, you truly are a little "sassy" tonight! AND I like it. Love your spunkiness, it shows in this fabulously made and on time card of yours. Your "button" dodge balls are so cute. Love that dotted look like dodge balls dp. All your rounded corners are perfect. I love this card. Well done. TFS :0)
------------------------------ Cathy B aka: Mutnik ....or is it Nutmeg?! I get so confused!
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Registered: July 17, 2005 Location: Staying inky in eastern Connecticut Posts: 79329
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 7:46 PM
In the midst of trying the get my circle the right size after several futile attempts, I almost went with rounded corners too.....you are definitely coming in the front door...and it is sooooo very cute too
Registered: March 24, 2006 Location: Deep in the Heart of TEXAS Posts: 16128
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 8:11 PM
Connie this is a cute, cute card, with a lovely image and great colors!! All the fun is by the back door, so have fun!!
------------------------------ Phyllis Young at heart, slightly older in other parts. We really never grow up, we just learn how to act in public!! What if you woke up today with only what you had thanked God for yesterday??
Registered: April 23, 2006 Location: Looking For Teapots! Posts: 59913
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 8:15 PM
Rut roh, your goof ball sister is rubbing off on you, or, well, it could even be the teapotters! Sassy Frassy Con-aire! Snort! Okay, okay, all right already! You aced this challenge.....your card might not have much bouncibility, but hey, no body else brought that many rounds things and that many designer dodge balls! Whoot! Oh, and you are on time! Tee hee!
Your cards are always wonderful, back door or front door, late or early, round or not round.......And this one is another great card!
Registered: September 11, 2009 Location: Vancouver BC Posts: 7318
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 10:53 PM
I love your not round card. Pssst. If you seriously don't know how. You cut 2 circles or any shape you want, like a spellbinders die. You take the one that will be the back and score a line right across the top about 1/2 to 1 inch from the top
You put 2 sided tape on the top scored section and attach it to the front. You now have it hinged along the top inside edge of the inside back.
After all that I also made a square card. he he he
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Registered: July 27, 2007 Location: Dublin, Ireland Posts: 104717
Tue, Jun 21, 2011 @ 11:07 PM
If you have Nestabilities, round cards are easy. If not - well, you're better off sticking to a lovely card like this with lots and lots of circles - even that embossed background, I see. And that sweet, sweet image - I love those happy pink buttons.
p.s. - I don't make mine like Elizabeth. I fold a piece of card in half so it's about the right size, but I lay the die so that it's about a quarter of an inch over the fold, and then I put it through the Wizard. Unless it's very thick card it cuts in one pass. That gives you a nearly circular card :D. Some people are happy to leave them like that - I like to cut another full circle and use that as my card front.