Monday, July 9, 2007


This weeks challenge was to create a project using the heart2 from the George Cartridge on page 119 of the manual. The heart could be used in any type of project.....We would love to see your take on this challenge, so please post a link in this thread as to where we can find your project...Also, want to win a free Cricut cartridge of your choice?...........Well stay tune, BBTB will be having it's first contest real soon

BBTB Designer Ideals

By: Amanda Livingston
1. Mini Round Paper Mache Box. George heart cut @ 2 1/2" and again with silouet feature at 1". Materials used: Paper-American Crafts, Rinestones, rubon word-warehouse art, rub-on doodles-DCWV, black rickrak, black sheer ribbon.

By: Dannielle Molesworth
Hearts cut from George @ 3 & 4 also shadowed @ 3 & 4
Polka Dots created with Cropadile 1/8" hole punch
Distressed with Jim Holtz tea dye, and Delta pigment inks (white)
Holes then filled with Diamond Glaze
Ribbon (unknown)
Making Memories card stock solid cranberry & meadow
Paper Reflections card stock black
Paper (unknown)
Green Burlap
Adhesives: Xyron Cheeta, Therm O Web Zots, Glue Stick, & Ad Tech Glue Runner
Acient Gold Embossing Powder enchanted gold

By: DeeDee Campbell

My Friend cut @ 2” – Beyond Birthdays Cartridge
Circles cut @ 1” – George Cartridge
Hearts cut @ 2” & 2 ½” – George Cartridge
Paper: Bo Bunny, Front Porch and miscellaneous card stock
Rick-Rack: ‘Lil Davis
Crocheted Border: Wrights Creative Classic
Brads: Paper Studio
Stamps: Stampin’ Up, Doodle This
Glitter: Stampin’ Up, iridescent ice
Chalk (Distressing): Catseye Color Box – Chesnut Roan
Adhesives: Ad tech glue runner, Tombo mono aqua liquid glue, Zig 2 way glue and Scotch 3M Pop-up foam squares
By: Dianne Strohfus
George - hearts cut at 2 1/4 and 1 1/14
Jasmine - corners-2 1/4
Plantin Schoolbook - letters-1"
cardstock - Bazzil
baby paper - Colors by Design
dot paper - Making Memories
It's a boy - rubber stamp by Rubber stampede
chalk, ribbon

By: Kia
-background paper is K & Co
-the apple is cut from Plantin Schoolbook in suede red K & Co
-the stem is brown leather K & Co
-the leaf is green cardstock embossed with the circles
-the heart is from George cut at 1” in polk a dot K & Co
-the worm is a “s” from all mixed up cut in brown leather K & Co
-the top is cut from accent essentials in brown leather from K & Co
-the letter are from the Plantin Schoolbook at 1 ½ “.Ran them through my little “x” and used the Martha Stewart sparkles.
By: Melissa Kirwan
Candy tin blacked out with black Sharpie.
Printed papers: music-Provo Craft, dots-DCWV, script-K & Co.
Cream cardstock
Cricut hearts cut at 2" - four layers for thickness
Black and brown inks - Whispers (Sugarloaf Products)
Charms - (heart & memory) K & Co.
Ribbons - Oriental Trading
Butterfly stamp (dollar store) stamped on aluminum tape and colored with gel pens. Leave backing on tape and attach with double stick tape in center and bend wings up.
Foil heart confetti
Zig 2-way glue, Memory works tape runner, and red line double stick tape

By: Nancy Edwards

4¼" coasters
Heart/Shadow: George 1½"
Cuttlebug embossing folder swirls
Cuttlebug corner die cut with chipboard
Paper: DCWV Nana's Kids (blue polka dot)
DCWV blue card stock
Textured white card stock ?
Stamp: Karen Foster Snap Stamp (Small Casual)

By: Teri Berrios
Paper is bazzil cardstock and bazzil blingPolka dot paper is ColorbokThe bottom paperMartha Stewart baker's twine in pink and brown (thanks sis)Misc ribbon for the bowsName: Kasandra Isabel makde with Alphalicious at 1"

By: Regina Easter

Pattern Paper: Doodlebug Designs, Urbanlily, DCWV
Card Stock: Bazzill
Chipboard corner: Plain Janes
Ribbon: offray
Craft supply: rhinestone, staples
Other: sewing, flower punchy, colorbox ink

Matching Envelope
Patten Papper: Doodlebug Designs, UrbanLily
Card Stock: Bazzill
Ribbon: Offray
Stampin up Stamps
Other: Sewing, colorbox ink, jute

By: Michele Kovack

Basic Grey's Gypsy line, Creative Imaginations paper. Cuttlebug' s embossing folder, Karen Foster's snap stamps, American Crafts ribbon, SU! chocolate chip ink. SU! vanilla paper. '

By: Sharon Caudle
Paper is Crate paper, Making Memories, and Bazzill cardstock
Flower is the shift version from the George cartridge, one cut at 2 3/4", one at 3 1/4", and one at 3 1/2" Two of them are popped up.
The hearts were the shift version from the George Cartridge, one cut at 2" and two cut at 1-1/2"
Phrase was printed on the computer with CK Chick font
Tag was hand cut
ink used was Versamark chalk ink in Jumbo Java
misc ribbon and eyelet for tag

By: Sonia Kertznus
The card is a 6 x 6 cut from CTMH white daisy paper. The hears where cut from George cartridge at 4", 2" and 1" with shadow. The shadow cut I embossed with the cuttlebug using Tiny Dots folder and distressed them with Desert Sand Ink from CTMH (paper is also desert sand). I rapped the little hearts with CTMH wire.
The "I LOVE YOU WITH ALL MY" is a CTMH stamp and I heat embossed it with CTMH white powder.
Polka Dots and stripe paper is from Provo Craft Cricut collection.

By: Tomi Ann Hill

Paper: Crate Paper, Kate collection
Hearts: at 3 1/2", 2", 1 1/2" and 1 1/4"
"love": from Beyond Birthdays, cut at 1 1/2" on shadow mode, embossed with two layers of UTEE
Distressing ink: Colorbox chalk ink, Chestnut Roan


DeeDee said...

Oh Boy! have all done it once again....these are all beautiful projects you have posted here!!! See ya next round!

Sharon Caudle said...

All I can say is WOW! Everyone did such awesome projects! They're all beautiful!! I'm so proud to be able to say I'm on the same team with such talent!!

Cindyg said...

WOW!!!! You girls are doing some amazing projects ~ soooo inspiring!

Anonymous said...

All of the cards are beautiful.. So much talent.. I am no where near as talented as any of you, but I took the challenge and made a card... you can view it on the cricut messageboard,󔆞