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Best Catch Ever - Spinner Card

 Hello all!  First of all.... woot!  I just saw that I won a $50 gift voucher to My Favorite Things for being their random winner in the last color challenge!  The winner announcement and their new current color challenge can be found  HERE !   Today's card is made with a FREE stamp set that I got for ordering $60 or more on my last order with MFT and it's called "Best Catch Ever ."  I decided to make an easy spinner card for my 3-year old great nephew as he loves fishing with his Papa (grandpa) at their summer coast home.  Here's a short clip of the spinner in action... I decided to go with a spinner disc instead of a slider because I didn't want him to have to try to figure out how to make it go (since he's only 3) and a spinner disc allows the whale to move as soon as it comes out of the envelope.   He's gonna love it!  ♥ With my $50 gc, I decided to get the matching dies to this " Best Catch Ever " stamp set, along with a waves stencil
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