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December 5, 2009

Stamping Bella Birthday Bash Blog Hop

Click HERE for Michelle Perkett's CHRISTMAS WISH blog hop!
And
Click HERE for my Saturday Spotlight Challenge post!
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Welcome to 'Bella's Birthday Bash' blog hop! There are big prizes offered and lots of fun to be had in celebration of Stamping Bella’s 3d BIRTHDAY BASH! So let's get started....



Stamp: Stamping Bella (barbella)
Papers: SU! old olive, Basic Grey (Junebug)
Color: Prisma pencils, copics
Other: Martha Stewart punch, Offray ribbon
sentiment CG, Creative Memories punch
Sketch: Annabellestamps blog
Color Challenge: Color Throwdown


If you've just happened upon my blog, you can CLICK HERE to start from the beginning at Bloggabella.
Otherwise you should have arrived here from Simone's blog - Fashionable Cards!


Three gift certificates for $100 in Bella Bucks will be hidden along the hop, but we’re not telling you where so be sure to leave some love as you hop!!!

Make sure you leave comments on every post so you have a chance to win!! The winners will be announced on Monday, December 7 at the
Stamping Bella Blog!

Thank you for taking time to hop here, you're almost done!! Now it's time to hop on over to
Gena's blog - G & G Premade Scraps and see her fabulous creation!!!!

Praying Peace, Joy and much Love over you! Blessings!!

134 comments:

Allison said...

oooh that's so lovely Maria- have a great weekend
AllisonX

Jodi Collins aka Kharmagirl said...

LOVE her!!! What a fun image and i love your coloring!

Laurel said...

Oh I love it!

GabrielaD said...

very cute!

Monika/Buzsy said...

What a great card Maria. Love that image and your coloring... great BG paper! TFS!

Laura Evans (llevans on SCS) said...

super cute! Thanks for playing!

Espbfdl said...

this card was talking to me---love love love it:)

Joy said...

love love love this!

Karen Motz said...

This is lovely! Your colouring is FAB!!!

Kim Y. said...

SUPER SUPER cute! Love the image and patterned paper!

Dana White said...

very cute, great colouring

Dawn Mercedes said...

great job on this blog hop card!

Simone P. said...

Love this image...Bella is in great shape! LOL Cute card!

laterg8r said...

love this, great card :D

margie c said...

How adorable! I love this image and sentiment! Very cute!!!

Avril Tanner said...

too cute!

GDP2001 said...

love your card and color combo!
Ribbon matches just right!

Bammin' Designs said...

Pretty card - love the sentiment too!

Debi said...

very cute, great coloring!

Peggy said...

What a fabulous card! Love the paper with your gorgeous image!

Tanya said...

very pretty!

maxine said...

oh wow this is fantastic Maria and I love the image

Belinda said...

What a fun image and love your coloring! Love this!

Kristin said...

Haven't seen this stamp before! Love the creativity.

Lynn said...

Great card! A fun image and a wonderfull choice for DP.

*Alison* said...

Oh wow.. I love the patterned paper you used and your coloring and techniques are perfect.. so cute.. I LOVE anything BELLA related.. HUGS

~ps.. I have some free Digital Stamps right now on my site... :)

Jessabells said...

So far, I have only commited to Christmas cookies. I'll commit to get fit after Christmas. lol. Great looking card btw.

Lindsy said...

CUTE card! Love the Junebug DP you used =) And your coloring is beautiful!

Crystal said...

Oh WOW Maria this is wonderful!!!! What a fun card...love it!

Tinker and JingeBear's Mom said...

So cute! I need to commit...
~ky

Elena said...

Love Bella's stamps! And your card is so adorable, Maria! Your coloring always amazes me!

Linda said...

So pretty - love your colors & paper choices.
~Linda

maiahs_momma said...

great card :)!

Inky Hugs,
catherine
catlevy@eastlink.ca

Nicole said...

love the colors on this...reminds me I need to get back on track at the gym lol! great card :)

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Maria.

Hugs Riet.x

Leslie W. said...

What a great card!

Leslie W. said...

What a great card!

arlene said...

Beautiful-great coloring job. The ribbon is stunning & I love the sentiment.

Anita said...

Super cute card!

Steph K (booga3) said...

This is SO wonderful!

Marisa said...

Love this Bella. Great colouring of the image and a fabulous card :D

sueincanada said...

Great card. Love the paper.

Ellen said...

Very cute!

itsabrt said...

What a great card Maria!!! Beth aka BR-T

KanataNewf said...

Just beautiful!

Sparkle said...

Such a darling card!

Linda said...

I so need this stamp! I'm a fitness instructor for heaven's sakes. Thanks for sharing!

the whimsical butterfly said...

This is adorable! Great coloring!

Michele L. said...

great card!

Wendy said...

I wish I could commit!! Well done, love it!

Danni said...

Love your card!! Awesome job!

Lori said...

I totally "dig" this card! I am a gym member and I think this card ROCKS!!! :)

Sammi said...

What a gorgeous card Maria!!
Great image! Great colouring and love the colour scheme!!
xx

Isabelle said...

cute card!

Shannon Erskine aka e3stamper said...

Great sentiment!!

Marilyn said...

Very cute card - nice colouring.

Ezmina said...

Cute card! Love teh pattern paper you used!!

Denise said...

Oh yes I do need to commit to be fit! Great card!

Denise Wells
mamascollections@aol.com

Janet said...

What a nice card!

Denise said...

omgoodness!! what a wonderful card! And you've done a great job on it!!
Denise

The Lewis Family said...

so cute!
~C

Karolyn Loncon said...

Too cute for words - I just started doing Pilates . . . you should send it to me now!! LOL Very cute!

scrappingnana said...

Super cute card. Love the colors and the paper.
JoAnn

sglassic said...

Very cute! I love the colors and papers you chose...and your coloring is fabulous!

Lisa H. said...

ooo, love how you used those june bug papers, looks great with the olive! nice card!

Cammy said...

Very cute -- love your colors!

txbluiz said...

Great Card -- BTW Happy Early Birthday to you!

Shelly said...

What a great card! I love the papers.

Giffysk8s said...

What a lovely card! Such great colors. LOVE that bow!

Rachel said...

So cute

Randi said...

Beautiful card! I love the DP you used!

Larisa said...

beautiful card, I love your coloring!

Terri Milstead said...

Great colors

Terri Milstead said...

Great colors

lorraine00 said...

Beautiful card - love the colors!

c.shier said...

Great card - love the DS paper!

Angie Williams said...

Darling card!! I eed that motivation!

MelissaS said...

how great! I love your coloring and the dp!

Dee said...

cute card.

Kimberly S said...

Great coloring, and that DP is fabulous! :)

Sue D said...

She looks great on your background paper.

Olgy said...

I like the colors you chose and boy do I need a card like that, especially after Thanksgiving :) Cute card!

fiona said...

Wow! Great idea, maybe for a New Year's resolution! lol

Kathleen said...

I absolutely adore your card. The colors, the layout, your phenomenal coloring. Actually, everything on your blog is gorgeous!

Nilla said...

Love it, Maria! What a gorgeous papers and the image is wonderful! Keep it fit! Hugs Nilla

Allison said...

Terrific...love her in the June Bug!

haejin said...

very cute card~ :) especially love the color combo

mycardz said...

Ohhh, I LOVE your card! awesome sentiment to match this adorable image! love your coloring too!!

Terri E. said...

How much fun is that? Just what I need to be reminded of in this holiday season.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Regan said...

great card!

chercroppin said...

I so need this card! LOL, I committed to get fit a few weeks ago, but with the holidays...it's reallllllly hard LOL!

I LOVE those papers girl! Fantastic coloring job and choice of ribbon and border too : )

Tanya said...

What a gorgeous card!!

JOAN said...

Super cute card! TFS

Angela (jellybean74) said...

Love this card! So cool.

Jennine Chambers said...

Cute card and happy birthday to you!

Brandi said...

Wonderful Maria! :)

Lisa M. (aka. Lisabee) said...

this is a perfect card for some of my friends. Great job!

Karen Steen said...

fun image .... cute card

allthumbs said...

Great work! Bella stamps just tickle my funny bone.

Deebi27 said...

Maria, love that image of Bella keeping fit. Wonderful colors and DP. I hope this holiday season I will stay fit. It's just so hard!

Justine said...

This is terrific Maria, I never know what to do with that paper but I love what you have done and it is perfect with this fun image

bevyb said...

Great bella card...this is another one of my favs of the hop

Tammy Hershberger said...

Fabulous card, Maria! That June Bug paper is perfect for the Throwdown colors! Thanks for playing!

Kerri said...

OOH, I love that dp! Your coloring is just awesome!

Alex said...

Maria- love the card and I NEED it hanging on my wall!!!

Alanna said...

Super cute Maria. This is the perfect Bella for the new year.

anna said...

so soft and stunning

Diana said...

the shadowing behind the figure is so good, awesome job

Dianal said...

Your colouring is awesome. Love the colour choices too!!

Mary said...

Fabulous card! That DP is awesome!

Liz said...

Cute card.

Liz said...

Cute card.

cheribella said...

What a perfect New Years resolution...oh darn it's too early for that. Maybe I'll remember. Great card.

Lisa Petrella said...

Great job on this card! I love that DP you used in the background!!

Carisa said...

i love that image and sentiment!

Lori said...

Lovely, color combo! The ribbon adds a nice touch :)

Kandi said...

Wow, what a pretty card! Love that Junebug DP with bella!!

Nimue said...

I love this card. The shading is lovely - Nimmy

Tamara said...

great work!

Country Mouse said...

Very cute!! Love it!!!

Helen F. said...

WOW, wish I looked like this Bella working out :o) Great card!

Jo said...

my daughter would be impressed - a bella working out!! Sweet

Karen said...

Your colouring is wonderful! That soft shading is hard to do, but you make it look easy! Great card.

Heather said...

Great card!!!!

Shirley N said...

Mmmmm, I love the DP you used and your beautiful layout. Great card!

Expressions of a Creative Mind said...

I think I need to hang this one all over the place. It looks great

Jennifer said...

O.K.!!! I decided: this image is of my all-time favorite Bella Stamp! I love your colors & layout! :)

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Boy Maria, sure wish I was a fit as Bella. She looks magnificent. Love your coloring and design!! Awesome work. You are so inspiring.
hugs,
Chris

LeAnne said...

WOW! 128 comments---and I can see why, this is such a cute card! Wish I looked like that!
Thanks for playing the CTD with us, too!

Christi said...

OMG this is wonderful!!!!!

Nicola said...

Beautiful card and image Maria. Your dp is gorgeous as are your punched panel and ribbon accent.
Hugs,
Nicola -x-

Kylie said...

Super cute card, love the colours and the DSP you used, so cute!

Thanks so much for playing along with us this week at AnnaBelle Stamps Blog!

Take Care,
Kylie X

AnnaBelle Stamps Blog said...

Fantastic card Maria! What a great stamp!
Thanks for playing along with our sketch this week.
Andrea

pam said...

Love your coloring. I am just learning all the card tech. Hope I get as good as you are. Love the card.