Thursday, December 4, 2008

(my apologies to nancy reagan)

...but you know monstas...

on the plus side: they're great at lookin' cute and conveyin' holiday greetings

on the minus side: they'll steal catchphrases from absolutely ANYONE; and you definitely don't want to leave your xmas cookies unattended...or your socks...or your smaller furry pets...

anyway here's the latest card:

(monsta cut from paperchase giftwrap; patterned paper: basic grey, mustard moon, dcwv + vintage sheet music; cardstock: core'dinations; bling circle: heidi swapp; letter stickers: 3 bugs; cardstock sticker: 7 gypsies; epoxy sticker: michaels $ spot; other: fiskars border punch, dymo labeller, colorbox inks; zig pen; foam tape)

tune in tomorrow for a very special caardvarks gallery in which lauren is thrown UTTERLY out of her comfort zone...with verrrry different...but still quite interesting...results!!!

13 comments:

  1. My grey dog just lifted his head up to find out why I was laughing!

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  2. Wooo Hooo for the monstas!!!! Keep 'em coming Lauren...love this one with bling and an understated "Humbug"....good grief sista...you rock the monsta world {very different from the gangsta world}..lol. You have been intrigued about tomorrow's unveiling...hmmm....what could it be? Perhaps a zen monsta :)

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  3. okay....too much coffee for amy...I meant to type:

    You have ME intrigued about tomorrow's unveiling...

    Sorry about that...I do know how to type...

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  4. First of all, I LOVE YOUR MONSTAS!!! Happy happy happy.
    Second, Laura wasn't the only one thrown for a loop. That challenge did not like me so much.

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  5. K, unlike Amy, I didn't have ENOUGH coffee this morning....
    You say Lauren, I read Laura.
    Huh.
    Anyhoo, I totally LOVE your cards and have no clue what you are talking about cause you rock anything you do!

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  6. OMG- I am laughing! This is great- love the humbug - just say NOel. How do you always do it????? Love it!!! debb

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  7. I'm with Amy...whooohooo for the monstas!!!! Though I find it slightly disturbing that an otherwise nekkid monsta is wearing shoes and socks...LOL!!!
    Another awesome monsta card....keep em coming :)

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  8. This is an awesome card!! I love your monsta series cards. Too cute!! I so want a hint to what the new caardvarks challenge is! Temptin' me so with the vagueness of how challenging it is!! eee!! Can't wait.

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  9. Absolutely hilarious ... love how the little humbug is peaking out ... he's probably a humbug monsta because he had to add up all of those numbers on the DP (trust me, it can make any monsta cranky).

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  10. Too funny! I can think of several people I could send a card like this to. I'm loving your monstas! They're just too much fun!

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  11. come on with this......love it

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  12. i *so* love this card! how you come up with these fantastic ideas again and again, i don't know, but i luv' em!! :)

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