Wednesday, February 15, 2012

Pink and Punny

I can't believe it's been a week since I've posted.  Where does the time go?  Since I have very few cards to post, I've been dragging them out, hoping for a challenge or two.  Today it's two.

Here's the card.

I'm hoping this qualifies for Fantabulous Cricut #98 - Fun with Puns
and My Craft Spot #44 - Girly Girl

I made this for my granddaughter until I remembered it was her 13th birthday.  I wanted to do something special for that so this card will wait until next year.  The pun part is the "We Wi-shoe" on the front (with "a Happy Birthday" on the inside).  And what could be more girly than a pair of pink ballet slippers?  There's no bling or anything because my DGD isn't a bling sort of girl.  She's really  more of the quirky kind but she is a beautiful ballerina, now on pointe.

The shoes were cut from Twinkle Toes and I bought the cartridge just so I could make her a card like this and do some layouts of her performances. 

I know Valentine's Day is over but I do have a couple more of them to post.  I'll do one tomorrow and then see what late week challenges have in store.  


  1. How cute! Love the shoes! You pun is so cute!
    Thanks for sharing with us at FCCB!

  2. This is lovely, Bobby! I LOVE that sentiment! I've not heard that one before. It's perfect with your image!
    Thanks so much for playing along with us at My Craft Spot and at Fantabulous Cricut!

    Small Bits of Paper

  3. Great card-- I love it! I have this cartridge and I must admit I've never used it--but I think I shall have to after seeing this :) Thanks for creating with us at FCCB this week!

  4. This is so cute!! I love that shoe cut and your pun is tutu cute :o) Thanks for Playing with us @ FCCB!!
    TFS!! Take Care!!
    Jennie @

  5. Nice ballet card. Reminds me of when my daughter was younger & taking ballet lessons. My daughter is not a bling girl either. Thanks for entering the Fantabulous Cricut Fun With Puns challenge.
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"
    Guest Designer at Fantabulous Cricut

  6. Wi Wi your pun is cute and love those shoes. Thanks for joining us for The FCCB challenge this week.

  7. This is just great for the challenge at FCCB. Love the shoes.