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April 27, 2010

CCC-April Showers...

...or is it April bath?

Welcome to a new Creative Card Crew fortnightly challenge! Our theme is April Showers bring May Flowers...interpret it however you wish!

inside reads: Wishing you this kind of happy!
Stamps: Doodle Pantry (bird bath joy)
Papers: Brazzill cs, K&Co DP
Ink: Copics
Other: MS punch, nesties, Bella baubles,
ribbon, button, floss from stash

Don't ya just love this joyful bird??? I've recently found a lovely lady by the name of Laurie Wilson, artist of this oh-so-sweet digital image! This is actually part of a set with three sentiments included! Her store is Doodle Pantry and she also runs a monthly challenge on her blog! I encourage you to check it out...her images will make you smile!!!

My CCC sisters have provided fabulous inspiration for this challenge...
And our wonderful sponsor for this challenge is Crafty Addicts!!! Heather carries a FULL range of crafting goodies, please pop over and check it out!!

I hope you're inspired to play along... Creative Card Crew Fortnightly Challenge blog!


Here are the challenges...
*Creative Card Crew~April showers/may flowers
Clearly Inspired Challenge~ribbon
Opus Gluei~open...because they {heart} us!
Bee Crafty~holes, use a digi
Easy Craft Projects~orange
Crafty Ho's chall~april showers
Daring Cardmakers~ die cuts
Crafty Angels~summer
Catch the Bug~april showers

Enjoy your Tuesday!
Blessings!!!


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41 comments:

Paula said...

Such a beautiful card Maria the image you have used us adorable.

Paula xxxx

Heather the MooseLover said...

Hi Maria! What a sweet card- I love that image- I feel the water droplets! The background paper is gorgeous too.

Doodle said...

Oh my gosh, I can't believe how absolutely ADORABLE this is! What sweet soft colors and the design is such sweetness! Thank you for coloring him and making him into such a beautiful creation!

Anne said...

What a lovely happy card Maria and beautiful colours. Hugs x

Holly said...

Adorable card Maria. Beautiful papers and I like the way you tied the button on. Great sentiment you came up for the inside!

Joan said...

Great card Maria - I love the little chubby cheeks on that bird! And your papers are wonderful.

Marlene said...

Adorable card! Love the image!

Riet said...

So beautiful card Maria,i love your image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Sandra Farrell said...

Wow this card is great. I really like the image you used.

Rose said...

CUTE!! and beautiful paper :)

Danni said...

Aww, such a happy card! It just makes me smile!

Justine said...

Darling card Maria, love the fresh Spring colors and that is an adorable image

bumblebee creations said...

oh my goodness! How adorable--gotta go check that store out! Thanks for sharing!

Lori aka Lo Lo said...

Too cute! What a beautiful card.

xoxo,
Lori

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Hi maria! welcome to clearly delightful team!! I'm so excited!!

Crystal said...

AWWW Maria that is a sweetie!! ADORABLE!!!

Vicki said...

Maria how absolutely sweet your card is, I love that image! Such nice springy color too!

HUGS,
Vicki

Tina said...

I love this cute card...the image is to die for.

xo
tina

Sparkle said...

This is adorable!

Pauline C said...

This is so totallya dorable Maria - the little birdie image si jsut the cutest!!
Pauline x

Christine Riley said...

Oh my goodness, what a sweet card! That little bird makes me smile, he looks so happy :) Super cute card!
Hugs, Christine

Beth said...

sweet image and gorgeous card Maria

Jacki Randolph said...

Too cute!! Such an adorable image!
Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug challenge!

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Your little birdie is just too sweet! What an adorable card. Thanks for doing such a great job on my April Showers challenge and for all the sweet comments you leave on my blog! Hope you are having a great week!

Hugs,
Linda

Katie Renz said...

Hi Maria,

Thanks for coming to play with us at Clearly iStamp. Love your card and yes, Laurie's images are the cutest!

Cheryl said...

So adorable and such beautiful papers!!! Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug!!
xx

Evonne said...

This is a great card. Thank you for playing along with us at Crafty Angels this week. Good luck with the top 3!

Jenny said...

Super cute! I love the color combos! Thanks for playing in the Bugaboo Challenge!

Tricia said...

This is just the sweetest card!! Don't you love Laurie's birdies!!! Thanks for playing in the Clearly Inspired challenge!

Jodi C. said...

What an adorable image, Love the bird!!! Great spring card.
THANKS for joining us at Catch The Bug!!!
Jodi-Bugaboo Stamps DT

Jana said...

Very sweet card. Love that little bird. It looks so very happy. Thank you for playing with us at Opus Gluei.

Paul said...

Great card,
Thanks for joining in with the Catch The Bug Challenge,
Paul

Rosemary said...

I just love the joy that comes through your projects and this exemplifies that for me. The sweet happy bird just loving life in the birdbath! Beautiful colors, lovely composition, and I'm really glad you come over and play with us at Opus Gluei!

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

This is BEAUTIFUL! I LOVE how you have colored the image, and GREAT colors and layout. Thanks so much for playing at Crafty HO's and Bugaboo Catch the Bug this week:)

Tammy Miller said...

great card, thanks so much for playing with us at the Crafty Ho Blog!

Deb Neerman said...

Omigoodness, toooooo cute! Love this adorable image, Maria ... so beautifully colored!

Scrappy said...

OMG! What an adorable card! LOVE IT! Thanks for joining in at Crafty Hos Challenges! I hope to see you next week too

Chrissy D said...

Oh My - what a SWEET image and card - perfect for the Spring!

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Adorable card!! Love the sweet duckie!! Thank you so much for playing along with us at Bee Crafty!!
Sheri-Bee Crafty DT

Melisa Waldorf said...

This one really made me smile. He is to stinkin' cute!

Bee said...

Beautiful card Maria and really pretty colours. Thanks for joining in the Bee Crafty Challenge :)