Monday, June 14, 2010

Happy Father's Day Card with Billionaire



Today's Father's Day card was quick and easy! The card is sized at 4-1/4" x 5-1/2".

 I used the new Cricut Lite Billionaire cartridge and cut out this car image at 4", all the layers except for the shadow layer.  Since I didn't use the shadow feature, I had to add in the windows, so I used some silver Stardream shiny paper for them.

I intended the car to go off the card so it could fill the space.  I just then used the trimmer to slice off the back end of the car.  The background paper is from Bella Blvd. and the cardstock is from Core'dinations.  I used a Studio G stamp for the sentiment and punched it out with an EK Success punch.  I laid the sentiment on top of a (conveniently) matching ribbon I had handy.  Viola!  Done!


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185 comments:

  1. Great idea- love how you cut the car big to fill the card.

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  2. Another great card - looks great coming off the page!

    Deanne G
    dgutierez1@msn.com

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  3. Love the cute car card and how appropriate for this week! Thanks for showing us all the newest carts on your blog! You must've worked on these forever!! They are so adorable!

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  4. oh my gosh that is too cute.
    mcwooten19999@carolina.rr.com

    oh Joy my No 1 Dad Card I can not find it on facebook cricut now, lol. It's gone. Not sure why?
    Anyways got your email alert about your comment, thanks.

    I wish walmart would get in those lite carts

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  5. i wish our walmart would have them. im out in the middle of nowhere. would love to win some of these new lite carts.

    kat
    love the billionaire car card.

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  6. Love your car card! Great colors, great positioning of the car.

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  7. That ribbon matches so well, I thought it was a strip of paper!

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  8. Sweet Car! :o)
    JenBrierley2 at gmail dot com

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  9. Love the look you achieved with the car, Great card!

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  10. This looks like a great cart for Father's Day and Masculine cards. I love the Monopoly- style to it!

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  11. Love your card, Joy!
    I would love to see yours and Melanie's work space right now while you are in the middle of this amazing overload of new creations on a very limited timeline.
    Love your work, Joy!

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  12. Loved how you cut the car:) Great fathers day card, thanks for sharing.
    Monica L.
    monita23@ca.rr.com

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  13. Would love to win this cart.

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  14. Great card ...The new Carts have allot of great cuts
    Linda J.W.

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  15. Joy,

    Your cards are too cute!!! :) It makes me want to get EVERY cartridge you've used!

    Thanks (I think!) for sharing,

    Jennifer

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  16. Really like this one Joy! The colors are very pleasant without being girly! Thanks for sharing everything you do!

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  17. Another cute card. I just love all the ideas you give me.

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  18. I love it! You always make such cute cards. Thanks for sharing -

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  19. What a neat car....
    smiles...Tammy

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  20. Love the Father's Day card!!! I'm glad PC is coming out with cartridges for the men in our lives!

    Carol

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  21. Oh, I love that car! You and ProvCraft want to keep me poor!

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  22. What a fun Father's Day card...love the car! TFS

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  23. Great card!! That car is perfect for a dad's card!

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  24. That is a great card! And I love the paper you used also! TFS!

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  25. Great dad's day card. Thanks for sharing.

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  26. As always, you have great ideas that you share with us. Thank You!
    meg_ps6819@yahoo.com

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  27. Another great idea from you!! TFS!

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  28. Great card. Thanks for being so willing to share with us.

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  29. Very cute - that cartridge really has a lot of options.

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  30. Beautiful card, Joy! I love the colors! the blue gives it an antique feel. Great job!

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  31. Nice car! and I love the pattern paper with it!

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  32. Neat idea to cut the car...who says u have to use the entire cut!

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  33. Great card...wish I could get my hands on this cartridge sooner...thanks for the great idea!!

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  34. I love the card and the colors. I bought this one and trying to decide if I want to keep it. You are making it hard to return it

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  35. Love the large size of the car! Great idea and nice colors! Kathie

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  36. Great Card Joy! I really like this Cartridge... it reminds me of the Monopoly game! Just sayin! :)

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  37. Cute card! Thanks for the idea of cutting something to fill the card like that and then just trimming.

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  38. cute card!!
    Carrie
    my2sons311@verizon.net

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  39. Love this card, Joy! Darn it! Didn't think I would need that cartridge, but this is too cute!

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  40. Such cute projects - thanks, as always for sharing, and for the chance to win the Robots cartridge.

    Kathleen
    kmurphy614@gmail.com

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  41. Wow! I love your Father's Day card with the car filling most of the page. Oh dear, I wonder how I can get that cartridge (along with all the others).

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  42. Great card.Love the new cartridges.
    Erin K.
    ekell77 at hotmail dot com

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  43. Cute card! Thanks for sharing!

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  44. Very cool! I like the car off the page idea.

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  45. very nice I may have to reconsider this cart

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  46. This is just so cute! Thanks so much for the inspiration.
    Jenny Kozar

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  47. Wow!! Love this card. Classy yet fun!!

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  48. Like how you had the car off part of the card.

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  49. Great card for a guy. Love all the cards with the new cartridges. TFS

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  50. Love the old car. It is so cool. What a great fathers day card.

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  51. I love the car colors! Great card!

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  52. Great job Joy, very nice guy card!

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  53. One of the cutest Father's Day cards I have seen! Thanks for your hard work.

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  54. Isn't that just the coolest car image? I love it and have been thinking about this cart just for it and a couple of the other images. Don't need the font and it seems to be mostly font.

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  55. Such a great card, Joy.

    Mary
    maryatrievleydotcom

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  56. I just love this! Great idea to only have part of the car on the card!! :)

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  57. I love the Billionare cartridge! thx for your ideas :)

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  58. Very nice card! Like the car. Thanks for sharing.

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  59. Great card! So on the fence about this one.

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  60. Love how you made this card. Thanks for sharing,

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  61. Love it. Think this cart is the next one on my list.
    tdbeardslee@gmail.com

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  62. Joy, another great card! You have been soooo busy recently. Thanks for sharing your creativity with us.
    Kathryn

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  63. Very cute card! Love how it gives the illusion of 'driving' onto the card. :)

    ~Jess (aka Sparksgal)
    ncscrapper77 (at) gmail (dot) com

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  64. I don't think my wish list has any more room on it! But I have to squeeze this one in!!!

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  65. So cute Joy. I saw it on the cricut fb.. how can I sign up to be a follower of the cricut fb????

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  66. Love the way the car fills the card! Cute!

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  67. Great card, so glad they finallt have given us some carts for the men in ourr lives.

    Donna C.
    goCicutgo

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  68. I just love that old car. Makes a great guy card! Can't wait to see these new cartridges in our Walmart!

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  69. Really cool card. I hope I can find billionaire for MY middle class man! Thanks for sharing!

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  70. Great card. Love how it turned out. Makes me miss my dad.
    Angel hugs
    Debby

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  71. Adorable! I too wish my Daddy was here to send that very card to! I'll have to be content with one for my awesome Hubby!
    Thanks for sharing
    Susan

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  72. What a perfect card for Father's Day! Love the paper too.

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  73. Great masculine card and the colours are fab too!
    Sharon

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  74. this car cut is so grand looking! i love that you used only half! the colours look great!

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  75. Love the bold design and fresh colors! TFS!!

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  76. Joy,
    We must be on the same wave length. I bought this cart because of this car. My son-in-law who is really into antique cars, will be celebrating his first fathers day. I thought this cut would be so cute on his card.
    Marcie

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  77. Very cute Fathers Day card, TFS!

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  78. I would never have thought to use this cart in this way! Great idea! tfs!

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  79. I like that cartridge! nice to see more "manly" items but good for a women also
    parkernana5@cox.net

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  80. adorable Joy!! That car is great!!

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  81. I'm glad to see more masculine carts. Thanks, Gail

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  82. Great man card! Nice job.! Now..off to make Dad a card!

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  83. Thanks a million for showing us this billionaire card!
    MCF's Mimi

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  84. OH ~ LOVE IT! Terrific use of space! Fabulous idea!!
    SusanJ

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  85. I LOVE the car on the card! So neat!

    aaalger@gmail.com

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  86. What a great card for Father's Day.

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  87. Great card as always. Thanks for the inspiration. papermemories4u@yahoo.com

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  88. That car is right up my FIL's alley! cool!

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  89. I could never keep up with you!! Very cool card.

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  90. great card!!thanks for all you great ideas. millierose651@aol.com

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  91. Great card, thanks for sharing.

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  92. Love the card! sjcehill@yahoo.com

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  93. Love this card...great papers! TFS

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  94. Absolutely love this Father's Day Card! My husband collects 1/24th scale old cars.

    sfread171@hotmail.com

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  95. Love the look of this card. TFS

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  96. This would have been just thh card for my Daddy -- I SOO wish he were here to make it for him. I'm certain that my son-in-law will LOVE it, tho', so I cannot wait to try to copy your excellent pattern.

    Thanks so much, Joy, as always!

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  97. That is an Awesome card! I just purchased this cartridge because my husband likes old cars.
    Thanks for the great idea!

    Karen T.

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  98. Love that car! It just looks so civilized and elegant!

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  99. Very nice card. I have several that I would love to purchase if I could find them. My favorite is the live simply, then the Give a hoot, and then and then.....

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  100. This is so cute. I love the colors you used.

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  101. How cool is that. The colors are great. Very nice idea.

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  102. very cute card. I like the paper and colors you used.

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  103. Very cute! I saw an earlier post about the Cricut Lacy Labels! Cricut site says those are exclusively at Wal-Mart... so hope mine carries it!

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  104. Love this card!! Perfect for father's day or any other masculine recipient.

    Thanks for sharing, Joy.
    Donna
    DonnaCMC@optonline.net

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  105. Oh, I love this car! And it's more interesting off the page too.

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  106. Great card Joy! Argh I've got to get mine done and in the mail!!

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  107. Nicole mnturvey@yahoo.comJune 15, 2010 at 8:09 AM

    I love how you made the car go off the edge, what a great idea!

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  108. Very nice card.

    Thanks for sharing.

    sherrihe180

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  109. Wahoo I can be a BILLIONAIER in a cart. Dont have to worry about paying taxes on it either. ;-}
    Joyce
    sassyb95@yahoo.com

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  110. Love this card! Thanks for all the great Father's Day ideas!
    Southernmrs
    at verizon dot net

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  111. Can hardly wait for our Walmart to get these cartridge in stock! Thanks again for the inspiration.

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  112. Very cool card...but I think this is not one of my favorite new lite carts. But since I LOVE so many of the other ones, I think it is okay!
    Keep up the wonderful creativity.
    Candice J

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  113. Great Dad's day card. Love the car cut!

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  114. that is so cute! just love that car!

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  115. perfect card for my car wahing manager hubby...

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  116. Great card and car too! Love it that you "just happened" to have the matching ribbon. Thanks!
    pcrusberg at aol dot com

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  117. Cute! I love that car!!

    ccfromflorida

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  118. Great card. I like how yo did the car! This cart is a must for those hard to do manly cards! TFS
    mommanj
    ngate3@msn.com

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  119. Love it!! What a cool car(d) :)

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  120. Ooh! What guy who's car crazy wouldn't love this card?

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  121. Jackie "B"June 15, 2010 at 10:48 AM

    Nice card, the car is really awesome, It will make the reciever proud. Thanks for sharing. :)

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  122. Really cute card!! I love that the car is off the card!!!

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  123. I don't know how you alway have ribbon, paper and everything match. I never seem to have anything go together. LOL! Snazzy set of wheels.
    mks

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  124. What a cute card....Love the way you only used part of the car!! The stripes give it the feeling of moving! Thanks for showing us!

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  125. I love this card for Father's Day!
    The colors are terrific! Can't wait to see more from this cartridge. Thanks Joy. I love
    the anniversary card, congrats to
    your parents. Not many couples can
    say they have been together 52 years!

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  126. My husband is into old cars; wish I had this one for his Father's Day card! Maybe when I start making him weekly cards with cars on them, he won't have a "cow" about all the cartridges I buy! LOL
    Mstgane
    Ann

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  127. What a great Father's Day card Joy! I love the car stretched across the front of the card!

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  128. Another great card! I too love the look of the larger car image on the card.... too cool!

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  129. ohhh, love your card. And the color of the car. Awesome..



    bobbi

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  130. Really a cute card for Fathers Day or a birthday card!! TFS!

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  131. Nice, unique perspective having the car come off the card. I love it. These Lite cartridges have so much more to offer than I would have expected.
    Ruthann

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  132. Very nice father's day card.
    elmt82 at hotmail dot com

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  133. Love the card. I like the images on this cart but don't need another font cartridge and not enough images to warrant buying it.

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  134. Cute card - your size & placement of the card is great!!!

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  135. Oh..this is a great card for my grandpa. He drove a car that looked like this!!

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  136. Super cute card! Can't wait for my Wal-Mart to get the Lite carts in! :-)

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  137. Great card. I love how you made the car go off the edge.

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  138. Super cute card
    lindamcintosh@verizon.net

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  139. All these cartridges are so great. How is a girl to decide?
    I love that car!

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  140. Great card, Joy-- and yet (sigh) another cart. to put on my wish list. TFS

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  141. This is a great card- Loving It!

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  142. what dad wouldn't want an antique car on their father's day card :) great card!

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  143. Very cute card. I really like the car.

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  144. This cartridge is on my wish list.

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  145. What a bold card. I'm sure your father will like it. Congrats again for a card well done.

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  146. Love how it is off the page. I think I may need this cart!

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  147. Great card and love the effect of cutting the back part of the car off.
    Kim xXx

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  148. Truly fabulous card. i love the images that go off the page.

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  149. Another great card. Thanks for sharing!!

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  150. Love this card. I like the billionaire cart but not to sure I want a font cart.

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  151. Love how you made the car hang off the card.

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  152. You are so creative. I really like how you butted the car image against the edge ... fun idea for lots of different shapes!
    Cheers, Karen
    www.alteredscrapbooking.com

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  153. What a cool card...
    perfectly for a man :D

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  154. Way cool card! Seems that this cart is more useful than I gave it credit for. Wonderful job!!

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  155. Another great fathers day card!!!!TFS

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  156. My dad restored antique cars - wish he were here to see this card. He would have loved it. Nice job.

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  157. I really love this card. The colors and the shadowing is perfect. Thanks!

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  158. Great card! I am loving this cartridge! TFS

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  159. TFS! Another great card...love the papers you used and how you altered the diecut. I'll have to remember that one.

    Beth Anne in PA
    woody42997@aol.com

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  160. I like how the car is coming off the page!

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