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Monday, May 14, 2012

Fish Bowl

Hi all
I have been thinking about doing this card for a while, after playing with the gypsy at the weekend i thought i would give it a go. I have used the shadow box card as the base and the create a critter cartridge for all the cuts.

I used the water cut welded together to achieve the window cut in the card and also to cut the fish bowl in the middle thought about doing a tutorial but i have never done one before, if anyone thinks it would be useful let me know

Cant see that well on the pictures but when you pull the tabs out and in then the fish will swim





I would like to enter this card into the following challenges
cup cake craft challenges- Birthdays no design papers
ginger loft challenge-  under the sea
allsorts challenge- card for a man or a boy
unstampabelles challenges- Moving Parts

Thanks for looking
Vicky



19 comments:

Vicky said...

Lovely Vicky, great idea to make the fish swim

hugs Vicky

Sue said...

Oh this is fab Vicky! what a wonderful design with the bowl and fish inside! I love the bright colours and the way you can pull the fish in and out with the tabs - it's genius! A child would really love playing with this - in fact I would love playing with it!! :-) it's a brilliant card!
Thanks for joining us at MAWTT and Good Luck in the Challenge
Hugs Sue xx

Merry said...

That is such a fantastic idea. The recipient of this card would have hours of fun. Thanks so much for joining in our Moving Parts challenge at Unstampabelles.

Ultimate Whirligig said...

Vicky, this is such a sweet card. I'll have to look into how to make something like this. A tutorial would be really helpful

Susan Hogan said...

What a great card Vicky! I love those little fish and the shell! Thanks for joining in all the fun of our challenge at Umstampabelles for this month!

brenda said...

What a fun card Vicky and perfect for our theme.

Thanks so much for joining us at Allsorts this week and hope we will see you again.

B x

Cindy van Oorschot said...

What a cute Idea, I'm sure the recipient of this card will love it. Thanks for joining unstampabelles challenge
Cindy GD

TRACEY MO said...

very cute card great colours

Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft

Tracey DT

HuggiesCrafts said...

Great looking card! Love the whole idea of this card, A child would simply love the interaction. Thanks for joining in our Challenge this month at Unstampabelles.

Tami said...

How cute and thanks so much for playing at Gingerloft

Wedgie said...

Oh my goodness Vicky, what a super cute card! Wedgie xxx

Cathy (aka CrafteeCC) said...

This is such a fun card! thanks for joining in UnstampaBelles Challenge this month.

Lisa Jane said...

oh this is brilliant ..i love the design and the fact that the fishes move!

Thanks for joining us at MAWTT this week
Lisa x

~♥~The Navy Wife~♥~ said...

Wow this is adorable and so cute! I love that it is so different and the fish bowl effect is a real stunner! Love it! Thanks for linking up and playing along with us this week at at Moving Along With The Times :)

Delphine said...

Fantastic card, Vicky! Super cute and I love the design! Thanks for joining us at Cupcake and good luck! Delphine xx

Sherry said...

Your card is so adorable!! Thanks for joining us at Gingerloft's Challenge.

Hugs

Karen C said...

Oh this is sooo cute! Thanks for playing with us at Gingerloft this fortnight! Best of luck in the draw! For another chance to win keep your eyes out Monday for a surprise blog hop!
Hugs,
Karen C (Gingerloft DT)
www.busybusyhoneybee.wordpress.com

Dr Sonia S V said...

This is amazing! Love how you have designed the fish to swim!!

Cheers from Bangalore, India
Sonia
cardsandschoolprojects.blogspot.com

Susan Hogan said...

Congratulations Vicky! Check out the Unstampabelles blog!