Friday, 13 April 2012

Punch Art Kermit - Yay!!

And Yay! again cos it's Friday!  

Here's the Friday Mashup for this week and isn't it fun? 

So here is the "Mashup" Challenge :
  1. Make a project using "Your Favorite Muppet Color Combo".
  2. Or Make a project " for kids".
  3. Or "Mash it Up" and create a " Project for a Kid using your Favorite Muppet Colors".
Don't forget to tell us or Show us who your Favorite Muppet is!

Well I've not just made a kids card or just used muppet colours but made a muppet card!  It's Kermit of course.  You knew that didn't you?  I hope so!!

I first of all shaped my card by cutting triangles.  He is of course wearing Old Olive today sponged with Old Olive ink to give a slight textured look.  His frill is Certainly Celery made with the Petite Pennants Punch.  Just what all best dressed frogs are wearing this season! 

 His eyes are 1" circles punched out of Whisper White and popped back into the Round Tab Punch to create the curve at the bottom of his eyes.  The black centres are the four petal Itty Bitty Shapes Punch but with one petal snipped off. 

For his mouth I cut a triangle of Real Red and added a 1" circle punch of Blushing Bride lightly sponged and snipped to give a straight edge. 

I cut the Yay! using Timeless Type Junior Alphabet Sizzlits in Basic Black.  

Here's the middle - 

I carried the frill round into the middle and stamped It's Your Day!  from Happiest Birthday Wishes.  This is one of most versatile sets for birthdays ever!  You can earn this set with your hostess pounds when you place a qualifying order. 

I stamped Happy Birthday from For My Family and punched it out with the Word Window Punch before attaching it to a little ribbon banner.

I hope you've enjoyed your little visit to Kermit and will hop on over to the Friday Mashup to see some really inspiring cards. 

Supplies Used
All Stampin' Up! 

Card - Old Olive, Certainly Celery, Whisper White, Basic Black, Real Red, Blushing Bride
Ink - Basic Black
Stamp - Happiest Birthday Wishes, For My Family
Punch - Petite Pennants, 1" Circle, Round Tab, Itty Bitty Shapes, Word Window
Sizzlits - Timeless Type Junior Alphabet  

If you would like to order any of the above or the other supplies from the current catalogues then please get in touch either by e mail or call 07827923123.  I would be delighted to help you with your crafty projects.  Oh and don't forget to let me know which one of the free paper sets from Aprils Gift with Purchase Event that you would like if your order reaches £45!


cheryl said...

oh how cute is this wee chap just love it,hugs Cherylxxx

Valerie-Jael said...

Love your Kermit. I still have one sitting on the shelf, memories of bygone days! Valerie

Jenny said...

Absolutely brilliant Aileen!!! He's a spot on perfect replica :0)
I just loved watching the muppets on a Saturday eve...wish they'd come back..oh I think they are!!!
Love this fun card :0)
Jenny x

Suze Bain said...

This is fab Aileen, looks like you had fun with this one! xx

Jacqueline said...

This is such a clever creation - I just love it! - Jacqueline xx

G Peplow said...

What fun Aileen, Love Kermit, you've captured him beautifully, great card Gay xx

Bonnie said...

This is so cute and clever! Wow!

Anonymous said...

Lol, he's just fab Aileen! Very clever!

Kasey ~ in Oz said...

Aileen, this is gorgeous. Love that it's a shaped card.

Kasey ~ in Oz

Kim P said...

Kermie!!! He's super cute! Love the punch art and unique shape for a card. GREAT job!

hollybeary creations said...

Love it!! What a great idea to shape the card like Kermit too. He is too cute!

Daffodil Cards said...

This is brilliant and ingenious, such a happy frog too.

Lisa said...

You did a great job making this Kermit card, it is just wonderful!

Lili said...

What a great card! So creative , I love it.

Cindy deRosier said...

I'm the Editorial Assistant for Fun Family Crafts and I wanted to let you know that we have featured your awesome Kermit project! You can see it here:

If you have other kid-friendly crafts, we'd love it if you would submit them. If you would like to display a featured button on your site, you can grab one from the right side bar of your post above. Thanks for a wonderful project idea!


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