Monday, March 14, 2011

CCCC #9 - Life's a Beach

Hi Everyone,

Welcome to Week #9 of the CCCC (Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge). Last week Paula " More than Favors ", hosted the Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge #8 - Stretch Your Imagination. We will be alternating weeks. This week the Poll and the Mr. Linky will be here. Now on to the Winner from the sixth CCCC! This person will have an entry into the Cartridge Giveaway. selected #13 The Winner is: Elaine - Scrappin' on a Dime

Elaine, you have now won an entry into the Cartridge giveaway on April 5th. The cartridge for the March Challenges will be announced next week!

Now on to this week's Cricut Cartridge Chaos Challenge. This Cartridge was picked by our followers... The Cartridge is Life's a Beach! Here are Mine and Paula's Projects:

Here's Paula's Tropical Card, I guess she still thinks she is Cruising!
Recipe for this card :
Pink By Design- Aloha Stamp Set
Life's A Beach Cricut Cartridge
Kraft Cardstock - Recollections
Colorbok White Cardstock (flood filled on the Imagine)
Stickles - Baby Blue & Tropical Tangerine
My Mind's Eye - Patterned Paper
Daisy Doodles Flower
Glossy Accents
Momento Tuxedo Black Ink

Here is my Lil Mermaid card:
Recipe for Mermaid Card:
Cosmo Cricket " Salt Air " stack
Swirls Cuttlebug Folder
Buttons and Flower-Crafting Stash
Stickles in Fruit Punch and Aqua
3M Transparency Film for Ink Jet Printers- I used my Imagine and the Blossom cartridge.

If this is your first time tuning in here is how this will work. Paula and I will alternate weeks posting the challenge. Last week Paula posted the Challenge and this weeks its me. There will always be a poll up on the right hand side where you can vote for the cartridge that you would like us to use next week. The Challenge will run from Monday - Sunday. On Monday's along with our winner we will post the New Projects! I hope you will Join us!

Here are the rules:

1. You must be a follower
2. You must link it to Mr. Linky (if you have a problem feel free to email me I will help you link it)
3. If you don't have a Blog just email me your project at and I will link it for you
4. Leave a Comment
5. Deadline for this Challenge is 11:59pm PST Sunday March 20th (giving the West Coast a chance to get there entries in as well)
6. If you do not have the challenge cartridge, you may make something with a similar cartridge.
7. Most importantly HAVE FUN!!!

By the way be sure to head on over to and show Paula some love on her beautiful card!

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Scrappymama Elaine said...

Woo Hoo! How exciting! Thank you for the chance! Also, lovely cards!
Esigmon at cox dot net

My 3 E Scrapbooking said...

I love the mermaid card! Those details are fabulous! How creative with the little pool of water!! I just made this last night and I was thrilled to wake up this morning to see this challenge!!

bonnie said...

Oh these are the sweetest cards reminding me of Summer!!! Fabulous! :) hugs x

OBXdreaming said...

I have this cart and never thought about using the things you did the way you did. Love it. I can make stuff, I just need examples. Thanks.

Sherri said...

What a cute little mermaid she is. Thank you for sharing her!

Melissa said...

Thanks so much for the challenge, I really had fun creating this!

Unknown said...

Love the cards ladies! Please stop by and pick up your Liebster Blog Award!

Sherrie K. said...

Wow, cute cards! Thanks for the challenge. I had a fun time playing:)
Sherrie K.

Paper Panther and Rayna said...

I love this cartridge! I've used it tons! The cards you've made are so cute & creative! Thanks for the inspiration!


Shorty Creations said...

The mermaid card is fantastic! Great challenge... I haven't used this cartridge in such a long time :)

comopark1886 said...

Although I have had this cartridge for quite a while, this is the first time I have used it. Thank you for getting me to finally explore the possibilities the Life's A Beach Cartridge offers!

Tammy Schmitt said...

Love doing these challenges! Thanks for the opportunity:-)

Kim said...

What a great challenge!! Great inspiration too!!

Scrappymama Elaine said...

Just uploaded my entry! Had fun doing it! Thanks for the challenge!
esigmon at cox dot net

Missy said...

Thanks for the challenge!! Gave me another excuse to pull out this cart that I don't use nearly enough!!! ;)

Valerie said...

Thanks for a fun challenge.

Unknown said...

What fabulous cards everyone has made, I enjoyed the challenge, have not used this cart in awhile!! Thanks

Crafting Misfit said...

I had wanted this cartridge since it came out and just got it recently. Thanks for giving me a great reason to use it!

Lisa said...

I had a fun time using this cartridge to make this layout. Thanks for the chance to finally use these pics
Lisa Scrappingpinklady

scrapaholicjen said...

Cute mermaid! Love the Life's a Beach cartridge! Just posted my layout!
Jennifer Hawkins

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