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May 13, 2010

ABC Toys-A Cheery Hello

Happy, happy Thursday!! I got inky again with 'real' stamps for today!

This month ABC Toys & Crafts store is highlighting different companies they represent and all this week, the ABC Designers have been showing projects created using My Cute Stamps!

Stamps: My Cute Stamps (pop flowers)
Papers: SU! cs, Kaisercraft DP
Ink: SU! classic & in color, white gel pen
Other: ribbon, floss from stash,
button from my grandma's button jar!

I used my favorite My Cute Stamp set! Quite clean & simple, yet quite happy, don't you think?

With each week's highlighted company, Julie of ABC Toys is offering a discount! If you follow me on Twitter, you already have the discount code, if not, why not! lol I post lots of freebie & discount info there when I find it!!

My Cute Stamps 15% off
with Discount Code: MCS1510
@ http://www.abctoysandcrafts.net/
Code Expires 5/15/2010

Simply pop over to the store, open an account and start saving! Remember we are highlighting & discounting a different company every week in May, so now is the time to start crossing some of those things off your wishlist!!! too fun!

Here are some challenges...
Daring Cardmakers~green.
Lots To Do~ friendship
The Sweet Stop~sketch
Polka Doodles~summer blossoms
Clearly Inspired Challenge~flowers....and Clearly iStamp currently has a fantastic tutorial by Katie on glittering your flowers! love these!
For Fun Challenge~use a "real" stamp.
One Stitch @ a Time~going dotty
Simple Doodles~thinking of you

Alrighy, that's it for me today! Still forecasting dreary, rainy days for us here in PA but the weekend looks promising! We're still finishing up some paperwork for our homeschool portfolios but I'm hoping that will be done soon and we can start enjoying some carefree days!

Praying Peace, Joy & much Love over you!
blessings!

38 comments:

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Allison said...

love it
Have a great day
Allisonx

Crystal said...

Maria I LOVE these colors and that yummy ribbon wow!! Those flowers look AWESOME!!! What a great design sweetie!!! Enjoy your day, Hugs!

Patti J said...

Dreary in Mo. today too! Just started to POUR down rain. Ugh... However! Your card brightens my day! I'm absolutely LOVIN' the bright colors, and girl, your flowers are amazing! Great job! Have a good day :)

crafty creations said...

Gorgoeus card Maria

Thanks for sharing your work with the Lotstodo Challenge xx Hilda

Kathy said...

Adorable card!! I love what you did with the sketch!!! Pretty colors and gorgeous details!
Thanks Maria so much for playing along with us at the Sweet Stop!
:)Kathy

Marlene said...

Sweet, sweet card, Maria! Loving the simplicity of it, as well as the gorgeous colors you chose!

coldwaters2 said...

Ooo Maria I am loving this so much this is one quality card loving the image and that ribbon

Hugs
Lorraine x

Tracey said...

Absolutely gorgeous card Maria, love the colours :)

Thanks for joining us at For Fun & I hope to see you again.

Hugs
Tracey
x

Danni said...

I really like this card!! The fun stamped flowers, the gorgeous ribbon...fabulous job!

Cheryl said...

Lovely! This is a great color combo!

Helen Dooley said...

Great card! thanks so much for sharing with us at For Fun challenges this week.

Tina said...

Maria - I adore this card. Love the stamps and the colors you chose.

Hope the weather is treating you well. We have the perfect weather here in SoCal...not sure how long that will last.

Happy Thursday sweety.

tina

Tammy said...

Lovely bright and cheery card.
Thanks for playing over at OSAAT this week.
smiles...Tammy

Tammy T said...

Cute card. Thanks for joining us at OSAAT this week. Hope to see you again.

Kristie said...

This is so cute, Maria!! Thanks for playing at For Fun Challenges!

Sarah said...

What a sweet card, Thanks for joining us over at OSAAT, hope you call back again soon, Good Luck
Sarah xx

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a pretty card Maria!! I just love your colors and design Gorgeous flowers and dotty ribbon!! I will miss visiting you while I am away. Have a great weekend my friend.
Hugs,
Chris

CraftinGranny said...

Very nice card. Love the clean, crisp look and the stamps you've used.

Thanks for playing along with us this week at For Fun Challenges. Hope to see you again next week.
"Hugs" Granny (Carol)

Dana White said...

Wow you are one organized girl to get all those challenges done! Thanks for playing along with the sweet stop!

Mary Ski said...

Great card - very clean stamping. Look forward to seeing more of you at For Fun Challenges

sam said...

Great card hun. Thanks for joining us here at OSAAT this week. Good luck in all of the other challenges too.
Sam x

thread-bare said...

This is a gorgeous card x Thanks for joining in with us at OSAAT xx Clare (DT) x

Justine said...

I love this Maria, the colors are fantastic together

Christine Riley said...

Beautiful card! I love those images, that is so adorable. I love the ribbon and the layout, I just lvoe everything about it! :)

Hugs, Christine

Donna said...

Totally stunning card Maria, love the colour combo and your lush dotty ribbon...gorgeous :) Donna x

Cheryl said...

this is another beauty hun love the ribbon,
thanks for joining us at OSAAT hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

Pat (mspfd) said...

Hi Maria! Love your card. It's such a great design. Beautiful mix of colors and elements.

Allison said...

Super fab! Love the depth of colors here!

FauxPainter - Dee Paramour said...

Lovely card, thanks for taking part in the Polka Doodles challenge. Dee x

Susan's crafty chaos said...

Oh this is just adorable, as you said, quite clean and simple, but also bursting with happy joyous colour :D
Thanks very much for joining in with our Dotty challenge at OSAAT this week, don't forget to check back later today to see the new challenge, and good luck! :D

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

What a pretty card! this is so cheerful! Have a wonderful sunday maria. :)

Kerry said...

Lovely summer colours. Thanks for joining in at Polkadoodles this week.

Cassie said...

This is such a cheery card. So glad you joined us at Clearly Inspired Challenges ;D

Fliss said...

A really pretty card and such a great stamp.
Thanks so much for sharing this with us at Polka Doodles this week.
x

Rose said...

well check you out using real ink girl LOL super card and it is sure to brighten anyone's day :) thanks for playing on SD!!

Katie Renz said...

Maria, fabulous card! Thanks for playing along with us for CIC this past month.

Rebecca Ednie said...

Congratulations for making the Top 5 for the Clearly Inspired Challenge, AGAIN!! What a lovely card. I see you already have your blog badge but if I were you, I'd add a caption showing that you did it twice! And don't forget to play again this month!

Rebecca, Summer Crew DT