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November 13, 2009

A Challenge & A Freebie at The Stamping Boutique

Happy, happy Friday!!! gosh, these weeks just fly by don't they?!!! I made a fun little card today! The Stamping Boutique posted their challenge the other day. It's all about SNOW and how you use it!! Then Tracey did an awesome thing and GAVE us this FREEbie to play with! How cool is that?? But wait there's more....
If you are not a member of the Stamping Boutique's group over on SNR Card Universe...you should be!!! She throws us FREEbies for all sorts of occasions...like reaching 100 members! Yay!!! Thank you Tracey, you're so generous!!!

I used homemade faux flower soft for my snow and added SU! dazzling diamonds!!! There's also silver glitter sprinkled throughout the image to add some twinkle!!! Coloring is Copics and the sentiment is CG!

Here are some challenges...
The Stamping Boutique~to show your technique for making "snow" on a project.
Copic Buzz~the sketch.
Papertake Weekly~use a digi & sparkle.
La-La Weekly Wed chall~punchy.
Digi Kitty~use a punch.
Cupcake Craft chall~snow much fun.
Tuesday Taggers~no DP.
Paper Cutz chall~open/use a stamp.
Cute Card Thursday~glittery.
PCP Color Chall~colors.
Crafty Creations~snow.
Simon Says~thinking of you.

Come join the fun over at the 'Boutique's group page on SNR CARD UNIVERSE!!!

The Stamping Boutique Sale 'til Mon, November 16th....30% all images with coupon code "FUN"!

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More Hugs & Thanks....

I rec'd this uber sweet award from Beth who blogs @ Nana's Memories and More, she's such a sweetheart,....checkout her Over The Top Blog!!!!
Here's my past post that I answered all the questions for this award! Too fun!!!
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And I wanted to share about Patti's candy! Patti blogs at Cherish Each Precious Day....isn't that a lovely name and thought....well, that's Patti! Hop over and check it out...tell her Maria sent ya! lol



There is a lot going on tomorrow, including a HUGE BLOG HOP, so stay tuned...
Hugs, Love and Blessings!!!

39 comments:

Avril Ann said...

OMG Maria, what a brilliant job you have done with this freebie, I was over but could not find it, I will try later, Can't wait for the bloghop....many thanks for joining us at Tuesday Taggers this week and good luck with all your challenges. Hugs Avril xxxx

Holly said...

LOL! I was just coming to tell you that I had this award for you on my blog as well! You are popular!

Digi Kitty said...

This is adorable--- Ilove how the snowflake punch coordinates with the snowflake embossed background!! Fantastic
Thank you for playing along with us this week at Digi Kitty

Rose said...

oh what a fantastic card!! love the digi and your homemade snow :0)

SimonSaysStamp.com said...

Great card! I just love the embossed background and the image is fabulous!

Thanks so much for entering the Simon Says Stamp Challenge!

<3,
Steph

Sparkle said...

What a cute card!

Heather the Mooselover said...

Love what you did with the image. Great card.

blackdragon said...

Thank you for joining us at tuesday taggers this week maria... i love this quirky christmas image... brilliant.
lynx

Donna said...

This really is a fab fun card Maria, the image is brilliant...is this what's called a 'Florida' Snowman lol! Your home made flower soft is so realistic, well done you :) Donna x

Heather said...

Adorable, love the image. A beautiful card. Heather

Helen Dooley said...

Great card Maria-
I have that image and the halloween one. You made it look very wintery bbrrrr. Not ready for it yet.

chercroppin said...

Too cute Maria! Love those colors together, your embossing, coloring and that black-gingham ribbon really sets it off nicely!

Congrats on your blog award! : )

iluvmybugs said...

So cute Maria...love the image and colors you chose!!! Thanks for joining us this week at PCC!

Hugs,
Terry

sophiesmama said...

Great card Maria! Thanks so much for joining us at Paper Cutz Challenge this week.
Hugs,
Mary

Splendid Little Stars said...

love your scripture card!

Danni said...

What a fun image and a great card! Wonderful job!

Saskia said...

Thanks for joining us at Crafty Creations with this lovely 'snow-card'!! Very elegant!

Sweet greetings,
Saskia :)

Teri said...

This is lovely - great card!
Thanks for sharing at Tuesday Taggers this week.
Hugs,
Teri xx

muscade said...

Cute card! It's clean and simple. I like it!

Thanks for playing along with us @ Digi-Kitty!

Kristie said...

Great job with the image. Love your snow. I can't wait to make a card with the image.

Elena said...

Adorable Christmas card! I love the faux sof flower snow! And the sentiment is perfect for this image!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

What a really adorable card!! So much info packed into one post girl!! :) I love that image and will have to go check it out for sure!! How fun!! HUGS

Liza said...

A gorgeous card, perfect for this week's theme. Thanks for joining us at CCC.

Liza x

Sari said...

Cute card! Thanks for joining us at PCC this week.

Sari

Shirley said...

A realy cute and pretty Winter laundry line of warmness~~

Michelle B said...

Very cute card! Thanks for playing along with us this week.

Hugs,
Michelle B.

Kathy said...

Haha Maria that sentiment is so cute with this image!! I have never seen this before!! Too cute!
:)kathy

Hope Jacare said...

Thanks for joining us in our snow cahllenge at Crafty Creations, with your lovely project. Cheers Claire x

itsabrt said...

Maria this card is fantastic I love that image it's the best! Thanks for playing along a PC have a great rest of the week! Beth

The Crafty Den said...

Hi Maria, what a cute card. The image is so sweet and your colouring is fab. Gorgeous papers and the embossed background looks perfect. Thanks for joining us at cupcake craft challenge this week. Hugs, Denise x

My Creative Time said...

your card is simply ADORABLE! Thanks for playing w/us over @ digi kitty!
xxx
Emma;)

Clarky J said...

A beautiful card x Thanks for joining us at TT this week x janet

Jill said...

beautiful card Maria love the washing line and the embossing looks wonderful thanks for joining us at PTW hugs Jill xx

Kim Y. said...

Cute card, Maria! Awesome LO! Thanks so much for playing along at La La Land Crafts!

Maureen said...

Fab card! That image is so cute and love the embossing and glitter! Thanks for joining us at La-La's Weekly Wednesday Challenge!

debby4000 said...

Fabulous card, lovely colours and brilliant image.
luv
Debby

steph said...

That's lovely Maria - well done for fitting all those challenges! Thanks for joining us for the Papertake Weekly Challenge x

Randi said...

I love your missing you card. I giggled out loud when I saw it but then thought better of it. :) Who want snow????HeheHe!!!!

cjsmom said...

how adorable! love the image! your blog is great! this is my first time here. i'm a follower now!