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« on: April 01, 2014 05:18:49 AM »

Wanted to make a cute fun card for my husband, and had inspiration strike when I saw these classic candies on sale! Circus Peanuts (The Greatest Treat on Earth)! Who does not love a good orange peanut now and again?  Smiley



So here are the supplies you will need for our easy card of lurve!

1 orange peanut
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After you make the paper card the size you want, get ready with your peanut. They have a dip on the bottom so you will need to file it flat to use for stamping.


Once flat get your ink pad and cover the bottom carefully but well.

Press one impression onto the cover of the card. Place your google eyes and draw on a mouth. Then add lettering, either by cut out or stamping.


Then add your lettering on the inside, sign and put in an envelope!


Then have more circus fun with a photo shoot with the rest of your orange goodness, before you devour them. Smiley Elephant Ballerina courtesy of rackycoo.
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« Reply #1 on: April 01, 2014 05:22:04 AM »

What a fabulous idea! You are too clever!
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« Reply #2 on: April 01, 2014 05:28:10 AM »

Adorable!  And you're so lucky to own one of Rackycoo's elephants.
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« Reply #3 on: April 01, 2014 05:28:44 AM »

This is so cute!  I never would have thought to use it for stamping!
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« Reply #4 on: April 01, 2014 05:30:40 AM »

What other fabulous candy can you eat and stamp with? Circus Peanuts rock! Smiley

Thank you for appreciating my orange nut craft. Smiley
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« Reply #5 on: April 01, 2014 05:36:41 AM »

Have you given it to him yet? I bet he went nuts over it Smiley
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« Reply #6 on: April 01, 2014 05:49:38 AM »

lovely idea.  but I could never do it.  I'd be too busy eating them.  now I have a craving for them...  (no really.  I do.  they're freaking addicting)

and I do love the photo shoot too.
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« Reply #7 on: April 01, 2014 06:02:30 AM »

He was nuts for his card. Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: April 01, 2014 06:09:33 AM »

This is one of those things that makes me say, "Why didn't I think of that?!"
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« Reply #9 on: April 01, 2014 06:16:31 AM »

I have never thought of stamping with candy before! I bet sweedish fish will give good results too!
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