Monday, July 14, 2014

A Day At The Beach & Happy News!

Hello my crafty friends! I hope you are all surviving another Monday. Today I finally get to share some news that I've been sitting on for several weeks now....

I am now a member of the Fantabulous Cricut Challenge Blog (FCCB) Design Team!

I'm so honored & grateful to have been chosen for this team & I look forward to a lot of creative fun! Obviously, today is my first post for the DT & it's for the challenge listed below. As you can see, we have an awesome sponsor & prize, so please come join us!....

 Happy Monday and welcome to another Challenge Me Monday!

Challenge #219 ~ Day at the Beach

This Week's Sponsor
$50.00 Gift Certificate

~This Week's Challenge~
Create a project related to the beach

To qualify for the prize, be sure to use at least 1 Cricut cut on your project and if it's not obvious, let us know what cartridge you used.

 Here is my project with details listed below....


CRICUTExpression & Gypsy
CARTRIDGES:  "Animal Antics" & "Serenade"
PAPERBazzill; Core'dinations; Recollections
EMBOSSINGCuttlebug with Darice "Wood Grain" folder
STAMP SETK Andrew Designs "Sweet July"
INKTim Holtz Distress Ink "Vintage Photo"; CTMH Distressing Inks "Chocolate"
OTHERStickles "Vintage Photo" & "Black Diamond"; Smooch Pearlized Top Coat; 3M foam tape

Thank you so much for visiting me! Have a fantabulous day!

-Diana ♥


  1. This is darling Diana, I really like the embossing on the tree and that cute flamingo!!

  2. Congrats on being a Design Team Member! I love the little card you created! The addition of the flamigo is perfect to create the scene!

  3. Awesome scene, Diana! You really added so much to all the images with the different techniques! So excited to be on the DT with you!

    Have a wonderful week!

    Mollie's Motif

  4. Love this scene! Congrats on being a DT Member! I've followed this blog for some time and look forward to your creations! Love the sparkles and textures on your card :)

  5. Great card! Love the colors and that flamingo cut is awesome! ~Laura, FCCB DT &

  6. I love that flamingo! Fabulous job :) Welcome to the DT!