Festive Friday: Bubble Over Brew Fiesta

Apr 20, 2018 | Birthday Cards, Masculine Cards | 0 comments

Festive Friday: Bubble Over Brew Fiesta

Apr 20, 2018 | Birthday Cards, Masculine Cards | 0 comments

Cinco de Mayo is a few short weeks away! (And we’re ready!!)

We have a new challenge over at Festive Friday Challenge that will get you thinking about the Mexican festival.  In the U.S., we extend the idea of the historical event into a full-on celebration of the Mexican culture. In Omaha, there are parades, carnivals and lots and lots of food!

Play along at the Festive Friday Challenge - Earn Fest Points for free stuff! Find us @festivefridaychallenge or festivefridaychallenge.com. New challenges every other Friday! #cardchallenge

Chances are, you don’t need an actual Cinco de Mayo card – but you can be inspired  by all of the colors and textures and amazing sights that happen during this fantastic festivity!

Still not feeling it? Create something with glitter or glimmer paper instead!

Don’t forget to leave a comment at the end of the post to qualify for my monthly giveaway!

For the Festive Friday Challenge #FF0006). Featuring: Bubble Over stamp set, Bottles & Bubbles Framelits,Foil Frenzy Specialty DSP. For more details, click through. #nicolewatt #pmretreat #stampinup #birthday #cincodemayo #handstamped

I used the “and” option this week – creating a project inspired by the colors of Cinco de Mayo (bright purples, pinks, yellows, oranges…) and a tiny bit of Glimmer Paper (do you see it behind the sentiment?).

See how easy it is to play along?

I created a fun Rich Razzleberry bottle using my Stampin’ Blends and Whisper White cardstock, along with the Bottles & Bubbles Framelits dies.  And, it would appear that I’m in love with black rhinestones this week…

Here’s the PDF for you to use for free! Don’t forget to play along with Festive Friday and share your take on this week’s challenge.

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Happy 2019! Ann and I are back with another On the CASE.  Last year,  Ann and I worked our way through Stampin’ Up!® catalogs, breaking down samples step-by-step, providing you with free tutorials so you could CASE your own. This year, Ann is still working on unsolved Stampin’ Up! CASEs, but I’ve been “reassigned” to a new unit!

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