Sunday, July 25, 2010

What's Blooming-- Gray's Garden

What's going on in your world? Here are some of ours:

Bottlebrush Tree

Cross Vine

Dune Sunflower

Dutchman's Pipevine

The butterflies are loving it. We have Monarchs, Gulf Fritillaries, Zebra Longwings, Giant Swallowtails, Polydamas Swallowtails, Sulfphurs, Peacocks, and some really pretty moths.

Friday, July 23, 2010

Thank You Card

It's been awhile since I've been able to post anything. Life gets that way sometimes.

I made a thank you card for a couple that my husband and I met and have become friends with. They own a native plant nursery and I thought the card was cute.


Walk in My Garden Cricut Cartridge
Stretch Your Imagination Cricut Cartridge
Black cardstock cut to: 6 1/2 x 5 in card
Scrap ribbon
Scrap cardstock in white, green, yellow, pink & red
Pop Its
Glue stick

Using the Walk on My Garden cartridge I cut out:

The phrase "Thanks a Bunch" in pink
A variety of buttonflowers in different sizes in green, red & pink

Using the Stretch Your Imagination cartridge I cut out:

Caterpillar in green with the shadow function and in yellow with the silhouette function.

Hope you like.

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