Monday, May 23, 2011

Pinwheel Bouquet

The challenge photo over at Play Date Cafe this week got the wheels in my head turning:


I had some older My Mind's Eye patterned papers that I knew would be a good match for these colors. And I'd been wanting to try out the pinwheel from the Easter 2010 Cricut cartridge...


Aren't those pinwheels fun? Here's a closeup:


Putting those leftover disposable chopsticks to good use!

And the matching card (with super-cute mini pinwheel):


Wouldn't these make great party decorations? They were such a blast to make - I'm just itching for an excuse to make more!


Supplies:
My Mind's Eye patterned paper; Hero Arts "Everyday Sayings" stamps (sentiment); My Mind's Eye "Natural" pigment ink palette; Cricut / Mother's Day 2010 cartridge (pinwheel) / Easter 2010 cartridge (starburst seal); Cuttlebug / Seeing Spots embossing folder; brads; chopsticks (as pinwheel sticks)

8 comments:

  1. Such a fun project - reminds me of a country fair! Thanks for playing along with us at the Play Date Cafe :)

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  2. adorable! love your pinwheels!

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  3. I love both projects! Awesome pinwheels and yummo colors!! I tried commenting earlier but Blogger gave me an error. Trying again...

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  4. Fantastically fun! thanks for playing at The Play Date Cafe!

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  5. Super cute! LOVE that bit of scallop edge on your pinwheels! Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at The Play Date Cafe!

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  6. WOW! What a fabulous project--love that the pinwheel is also on the card! FUN! Thanks for playing along with us and joining in the fun over at the PDCC:}

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  7. WOW!! What great design and those pinwheels are absolutely AWESOME!!!

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