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Welcome to the CDD Mini Stamp & Die Release Blog Hop.  All stamps are in the CDD Shop and now available for purchase.
 
 


 
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Here's what I've created for you...
 
 
 
 
I created for you this really cute hot air balloon card using the Fancy Frames to create the back drop for my card.  To create the hot air balloon I cut two circles from to design papers then cut them in form the balloon. Then I punched the white strip to cover up the two halves of the circles. Before adding the white strip to the middle I some DMC floss to make the stings for the basket.  I popped the basket up with foam tape for some demention  adding a few enamel dots for a pop of color.
 
 
 
I hand cut the sun and the two clouds and tucked them behind the hot air balloon and took one of the banner also from the Fancy Frames to popped it on top of the balloon. 
 

 
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Each day, there will be a new FREE SVG pattern. You can email craftindesertdivas@gmail.com to request it. You must comment and follow each blog in this hop in order to get the free file.

 
I am your last stop for Day 2 of the Craftin Desert Divas Mini Release.
Thank you so much for joining us!!!
 
 
 
Here is today's line up in case you missed someone along the way:
 
 
 
Love and Laughter,
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  1. I love hot air balloons and I love this card. AWESOME! Thank you for sharing! Have a great crafty day.
    Marcia

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  2. What a great card, Michelle!! It looks awesome!

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  3. Very nice card love the hot air balloon

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  4. Very cute. Love your color choices.

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  5. Love your card. Thank you for sharing your talent with us today.
    Have a great crafty weekend.

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  6. Love the layout design of & the Hot Air Balloon on your card, both are outstanding. I especially like how you used the dies to create the different layers and background on the card.

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  7. amazing card, may have to lift your balloon idea

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  8. Such a cool card! So uplifting!

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  9. Great way to use the hot air balloon. Thanks for sharing.

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  10. Love what you did with the fancy frames

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  11. I love your hot air balloon! I just became a new follower.

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  12. what an adorable card...love it!!!

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  13. Michelle this is an awesome card!! ❤️

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  14. Incredible card!!! Love all the detail that went into this card!! Loving that you cut all of the air ballon and other pieces out by hand!!! T.F.I

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  15. Very nice card Love all the bright papers!!

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  16. I adore this card. Super cute.
    TTFN

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  17. Very pretty. You have so much patience to hand cut that pretty sunshine! Love your card.

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