Monday, April 1, 2013

FCCB - April Fools Day Cricut Crawl

It's April Fools Day!  Has anyone tricked you with a joke yet today??  It's also Monday again and that means another fun challenge over at Fantabulous Cricut!!  This week we're doing things a little differently and we're hosting a fun Cricut Crawl along with our challenge.  This week is all about April Fools Day - be sure to include a joke on your creation!!

I decided to make a fun slider card for this challenge.  This was my first attempt at this type of card and I love it!  I'm going to be making more of these in the future for sure!  I found a great tutorial HERE with easy-to-follow instructions and pictures.

When you pull the slider up, this is what you see:
I tried to get a picture that will give you a better idea of what the card looks like when it's open.....
If you haven't made one of these cards before, give it a try!  They're easy to make and they're a fun change!!

Be sure to check out all the other DT member's funny creations and join in the fun!  I'm looking forward to seeing your projects!!

Recipe:
Cardstock from 3 Bugs in a Rug Ellie stack
Elephant from Animal Antics cut at 1.5 inches
Frames are Spellbinders Lables Four dies
Crinkle ribbon
Black and white Sakura gel pens

22 comments:

  1. Great job on the slider card. I love it!

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  2. Fun slider card. Made a slider card some time ago. Made 2 Elephant creations for other blogs posted today so I'll have to see what i can come up with for Fantabulous Cricut.
    Melissa
    "Sunshine HoneyBee"

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  3. Love your card! TFS.
    I am going to give a slider card a try.
    D-
    http://designsbydragonfly.blogspot.com

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  4. I have made the slider card-I just didn't think of it for a joke card! I will have to borrow your idea! Great card!

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  5. Love the slider card!!!! Perfect for a joke, too!

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  6. Lovely card and fab joke love it !! xhugsx Nikki

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  7. This is so cute. I love your elephant joke and how the card opens
    The papers you used were perfect. Thanks for the fun crawl
    DIANA L.
    http://dianamlarson.blogspot.com

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  8. Great way to construct your card with the punch line. Thanks for sharing the link, I will have to try this. Kim Ogden

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  9. Love your card, I'm gonna try this.

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  10. Great card. What a cool design would love to try it.

    marg0006 at Verizon dot net
    Loving Scrapper 101

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  11. Ba-hahaa!! Good one! Really great slider card. The image and colors are adorable and the joke is funny too!

    Sorry, I'm getting around late today.

    Susie

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  12. Great slider card and loved the joke.

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  13. This is a brilliant way to do a joke card...the elephant is too cute!! I need to try one of these!!! (One I make myself, not the cheat it, Silhouette designed the image type, I mean, LOL!!!)

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  14. LOVE IT! ;-) Love that is a slider card! Love the joke! Love colors! This card would be SO fun to get! Great job!

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  15. That is an interesting card, I will have to try this :)

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  16. this is super cute Heather! I love the joke, just brilliant!

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  17. Thanks for the directions! Love this card!!
    Scrappy hugs,
    Connie FCCB DT Sister
    http://conniecancrop.blogspot.com

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  18. Very cute. Absolutely need to try this on!

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