Are You A Square?

Hello everyone!!!  I have such great news to share.

I received AAA Cards CAS Honors today for my Love you watercolor card.  Just in case you missed it here it is.

Watercolor Love you

I am so grateful to the lovely women who voted for me.  This really made my day!! Such a nice way to start the week.

I’m back again with AAA Cards Game #11 Enjoy challenge and Virginia’s View Challenge #5 Die Cut this week.


AAA Card Games #11 is looking for a “window box pattern”, 4 up squares, 4 up matching embellishments, 4 up holes you name it.


Virginia’s View Challenge #5 Die Cut are looking for cards that contain die cuts.

V. V. Challenge #5 (2)


I decided to have one large square with 4 up squares with 4 smaller squares attached at the center.  Confused, don’t be.

Take a look at my card:

A Tweet Thank You

Doesn’t the smaller squares look like leaves? Take a closer look.

A Tweet Thank You close up

I die cut 8 squares (4 big ones and 4 one size smaller) with Stampin’ up!’s Square Collection Framelits Die and my Big Shot out of Lawn Fawn’s Into the Woods pattern paper.

I used my We R Memory Keepers Cropadile Corner Chomper to round the corners of two corners on each square.

I used my Stampin’ Up! 1″ circle punch and my 3/4″ circle punch to create the circle in one of the squares, the circle behind the button and the white circle behind the orange square.

I used Simon Says Stamp Giving Thanks Stamp set for the sentiment and the heart with Stampin’ Up! chocolate chip ink pad.

I added a retired Stampin’ Up! button and linen thread in the center.

What do you think?


Supplies used:

Big Shot Die-Cut MachineSquare Collection Framelits DieWe R Memory Keepers Corner Chomper3_4 circle punch1 inch circle punchGiving ThanksChocolate Chip Ink PadNatural-Buttons-300x300Linen ThreadStampin' TrimmerFuse Fast AdhesiveIntoTheWoodsCollectionKit-1_1024x1024

Thank you for stopping by!


26 thoughts on “Are You A Square?

  1. This card proves to me that it is indeed “Hip to be square”!! I love the pattern papers you chose – they all compliment each other so beautifully! Such amazing talent went into designing and creating this beauty!! And congrats on Honors over at AAA cards!! You are an inspiration to me and others of setting goals and reaching them!! Have a marvelous week!!

    • Hey Taunya! Thank you so much for always, always encouraging me! You never leave me feeling unappreciated. Your comments always makes me feel like I did a great job. Thank you for that. I was smiling from ear to ear when I was done creating this card.

      The pattern paper is from Lawn Fawn and it is on sale for next to nothing if your interested.

  2. Hello Kymona, and yes the smaller squares look like leaves! Your take on the window box squares is unique and fantastic! Thank you for playing again at AAA Cards!
    Also, the bow on my card is a corner bow by memory box.

    • Thank you so much Angela for your wonderful comment. I entered early this time as to not miss you ladies, lol.

      I have to check out memory box. I keep hearing good things about them.

  3. I am soooo in love with your card! Super neat take on the AAA Cards challenge, so glad you played along again and congrats on the shout out.

    • Hey Linda!!! Thanks again for having me. It was fun playing along last week, there was no way to miss this week’s. Thank you for your kind comment. I had a lot of fun creating that card. I love the little plane and stars on your card. That watercolor background is great too.

  4. Hi Kymona – this little beauty caught my eye over at AAA Cards. I have a stash of Designer/Patterned papers that I am trying to use up and I now know what I want to made with some of those papers! A fabulous and eye catching design – I love it! Have a lovely weekend Karen x

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