Thursday, March 5, 2009

pigs & geese & ducks better scurry...

...on over to CAARDVARKS!!!

are you ready for a new challenge?? well, i am...especially *this* particular challenge, because it's super-FUN...with an unbelievably fabulous prize! so let's get right to it, shall we?

the challenge: make a card with a CRITTER on it!!
(how cool is that?!)

the prize: awesomeness from label tulip
(told ya it was fabulous!)

the deadline: midnight, march 18th
(there's nothing i can add to this one, is there?)

the place: CAARDVARKS!!!
(where you can find all the details, a place to load your creation, pics of the prize, and a gallery of amazing DT cards!)

and now all that's left is to show you MY cards...yepper, two of 'em...because this challenge was just too much fun to fit on ONE CARD!!! :)

(transparency: hambly; iridescent lace cardstock: ki memories; diecut frame: bam pop; amazingly cool & versatile frankie the flamingo stamp: tyggereye art (thanks, gina!!!) flowers: prima; epoxies: love elsie, susan branch, michaels; plastic swirl stickers: sandylion; metallic lines of bling: michaels; other: ranger ink, tombow markers, 3m foam tape

(patterned paper: american crafts, creative imaginations, we r memory keepers, current; self-dahesive fabric: decor art; chipboard deer & frame: sassafrass lass; letter stickers: making memories, doodlebug; rickrack from debb (thank you!) lines of adhesive studs: michaels; other: martha stewart butterflies punch, colorbox inks, 3m foam tape)

judging by the design team's many awesome, gorgeous, hilarious cards, i think this challenge is going to be A BLAST! (and i just cannot wait to see what you will make!!!)


  1. Love your dear cards! And I am so glad Frankie made another appearance :)

  2. is there an award in blogland for "the best use of a critter"...if not, i think we should institute one asap and you can be the first recipient...those a wonderful cards Lauren!!!

  3. OMG Lauren-fabulous stuff,

    I'm all over that critter challenge like a fat kid on a smartie!!

  4. I saw your cards over at caardvarks, and I LOVE them! And who would not like to play in a critter contest?! I have a major collection of critter stamps, so I hope to get time to play for this one!!

  5. Whatta fun challenge and I just love seeing Frankie again :) I absolutely DIG'ola your sassy card too...what's not to love?

  6. You so totally rocked this one Lauren! I love, love, LOVE both of these! Not that I'm surprised by that though...I love all your stuff!

    (-: Heidi

  7. Pure fabulousness girl! I simply adore the pink flamingo!

  8. If anyone was going to ROCK a critter challenge it would have to be you!!! Both of these are 'em ♥
    I'll have to go rumage around in my stamps and see what I can find...but I think the only critters I have a bugs, birds and butterflies...that sounds like a great post title :) LOL!!!

  9. Yeah! These are FABULOUSO!!! I love LOVE the flamingo card. (not just cause I made the stamp Your cards are gorgeous. I'm going to have to start working on the caardvark challenge!

  10. Beautiful cards!! I love the Flamingo... Adorable!


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