Friday, November 13, 2009

I Really Do {Heart} Cosmo Cricket!

TGIF!!! and Happy Friday the 13th ;)

Oh! how I love me some Cosmo Cricket!!!
Today's Die Cuts R Us spotlight is based on Cosmo Cricket's Early Bird and Jolly by Golly DP!
I know I say it to all of Cosmo's papers, but these two are definitely a fave and fun to create with!!!

Here are my two cards...
For the first card, I used these two challenges for an extra boost of inspiration ;)


Thank You Angel Card Details:
Paper(s): Cosmo Cricket Early Bird DP; Papertrey Ink CS
Stamp(s): Whiff of Joy "Melinda Helping Angel" Stamped Image from Risa of Life's Simple Pleasures; SU Short & Sweet Stamp Set
Ink(s): Copic Markers; Copic Atyou Spica Glitter Markes; ColorBox Ink
Accessories: Spellbinders Small Oval Nestabilities; K&Company Gems; misc ribbon; Fiskar Lace Corner Punch; Fiskar Border Punch ... and here's my 2nd card using Jolly by Golly ~ Merry Berry Santa Ian Card Details:
Paper(s): Cosmo Cricket Jolly by Golly Merry Berry DP; Papertrey Ink CS
Stamp(s): The Greeting Farm's "Christmas Cuties" Stamp Set
Ink(s): Memento Tuxedo Black Ink; Copic Markers; Copic Atyou Spica Clear Marker; ColorBox Chianti Red Ink
Accessories: Spellbinders Labels Eight Nestabilities; Cosmo Cricket Jolly by Golly Double-sided Elements Sheet; Prima e. pearls Thanks for stopping by! I really do appreciate y'all taking the time to visit and leave such wonderful comments!!!
Enjoy your weekend :*)


Viv said...

I can totally see why you love Cosmo cricket Margie!! you've created two gorgeous cards with it and you rocked both challenges!

Andrea M said...

Lovely card! Great job on both challenges :)

Yvette said...

Cosmo Cricket does have some awesome lines! Jolly by Golly is SO much fun and I love with what you've done with this line and Ian! He is adorable!!!

Sparkle said...

Such darling cards! I love that CC paper!

Lilacanglia said...

Hi Margie,
Thank You for the lovely comment on my knitted scarf,
it is a simple pattern,
size 10mm needles, cast on 16 stitches, using chunky wool,
then knit 2 purl 2 repeated along every row, continue till length required and cast off, sew in ends
Have a great weekend

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

These are darling Margie! I'm with you...LOVE me some Cosmo Cricket!

Ann said...

Both cards are just fabulous. Love that washing up image - so familiar. Thanks so much for sharing them with us at The Pink Elephant. Hope you be back on Monday to join in our new challenge.

Ann xxx

Tammi said...

Me too, that paper is so pretty and so is your card! And your second, I'm just imagining Edward dressing up as Santa, so cute Margie! :) 1 WEEK!!! Are you excited?? ;) lol ~Hugs

Donna said...

Both these cards are simply stunning Margie!!! Don't you just love that paper?!! I am a big fan of Cosmo Cricket..But you probably know that!! Anyway these are just amazing!!! Beautiful and inspiring work!! Xx

Crafty Nanny said...

Love both your cards Margie and that DP is gorgeous.

Hugs Sandy x

Randi said...

These are both gorgeous!! The Cosmo looks so cute with both of these images! I love your Santa Ian!

tina said...

I ♥ Cosmo Cricket (and Anya), too! What a lovely take on this week's challenge, Margie, at TPE. :)

Mercy said...

OMG, margie...these are wonderful! love that sketch card, and your coloring is just stunning!

thanks for playing along with my sketch for last did an amazing job! :)


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