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May 7, 2010

FSS-A Rose for Mother

TGIF! Welcome to the weekend! I wanted to show you one last Mother's Day card before the day arrives this Sunday!

Fred She Said has the most wonderful flowers....


Stamps: FSS digital (pre-colored corner rose)
Papers: vintage music, SU! vanilla
Other: lace, fabric, string & button
from stash. dew drops, clear emb powder,
pinking shears, piercing tool for
faux stitching.

A bit ago I mentioned I had found a pile of old music sheets, a large pile, so I'm trying to remember to use them! Can you believe I found one with the word mother on it? too fun!

oh, don't forget the FSS Monthly Challenge, it runs until the end of May~create a 3D gift for a loved one using any FSS image! FREEbies available on site!

Here are some challenges...

Creative Craft Challenge~bloomin'
Tue Taggers~recycle
Theme Thursday~vintage
For Fun Challenge~mom
Stampin' Sisters in Christ~stitching
Crafty Cardmakers~distressing
Stampalicious Mon chall~april showers/may flowers
The Pink Elephant~mom
Papertake Weekly~sketch, though I veered a bit.
Stamp Simply~mother's day
Wee Memories~writing


I hope you have a wonderful weekend!
Come back tomorrow for a special blog hop!
Blessings!!!

38 comments:

Joan said...

This is so pretty Maria!!!!
Have a great Friday,
Blessings,
Joan

Justine said...

Maria this is STUNNING! WOW

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Craftyanny said...

Beuatiful Maria, love the musical backing:)
Anne x

Donna said...

Gorgeous card Maria, I love the music note paper and the gorgeous ribbon...absolutely beautiful :) Donna x

Grace said...

This is so pretty Maria! Love the fabric and lace and that sheet music with "mother" is amazing!!! Love the mixed sewing! Thanks for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ!!! Have a great weekend!

Marlene said...

Very pretty, Maria! Love the "vintage" look.

indybev said...

Beautiful!

Helen Dooley said...

Beautiful card Maria. Thanks for sharing with us at for fun this week.

Kelly said...

beautiful card!

Christy/Tiddly Inks Digitals said...

So neat! I love text on cards and this is perefection!

Lori Saul said...

A very lovely and thoughtful card!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

omg!!!! this is gorgeous! i love it! love, love, love it!

i am soooo sorry i haven't been around. time definitely gets away from me!

hope your got the freebies from my blog!

hugs :)

PatR said...

Fabulous! Just perfect for the TT challenge this week.

Christine Riley said...

This is absolutely stunning, Maria! Wow, it's truly a work of art. I love how you colored and cut out the flower, and I love the music note paper. Gorgeous!
Hugs, Christine

Crystal said...

This is SOOOOO BEAUTIFUL Maria, wow that rose is beautiful and so is this layout!!! Stunning work sweetie, enjoy your weekend!

Heather said...

This is GORGEOUS!!!! I hope you have a wonderful weekend!

coldwaters2 said...

Oh Maria this is beautifully designed I adore that ribbon and the rose wonderful creation.
Hugs
Lorraine x

Rose said...

beautiful :)

Zoechaos said...

Gorgeous card and how wonderful to have found a music sheet to aptly worded. Thank you for sharing with us at TT this week.

Shelly said...

Beautiful, Maria!!! I love the vintage look of it.

Sally H said...

Wow! Fabulous recycling! Thanks for sharing with us at TT this week!

Deb Neerman said...

I just love this, Maria! Such a beautiful, vintage-inspired Mother's Day card! It's also perfect for the "Stamp Simply" Mother's Day challenge!

Have a great weekend, Sweetie! Sending hugs!

My Little Space said...

Such a lovely idea to use the music sheets....fab card Maria.

Thank you for joining our sketch challenge this week at PTW.

Mandy

Deb Neerman said...

I've said it before and I'll say it again: this is fabulous, Maria!

Thanks so much for joining us in this weeks "Stamp Simply" Mother's Day challenge {*wink*}!

Sending hugs!

Jodi said...

WOW! This is just gorgeous Maria!!
Love the layout and pretty bow!
Hugs
Jodi =)

Krista said...

Great card! I love that big gingham ribbon and the pretty paper! Thanks for playing along with TPE!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

This is beautiful Maria! Love your layout and the gingham ribbon, corner rose and pretty paper. Gorgeous design. Awesome take on the Stampin Sisters in Christ challenge.
hugs,
Chris

sandra tomlinson said...

wow what a gorgeous card hun, love the ribbon, thanks for playing along with us at creative craft challenges and good luck,

Jenny said...

LOVE IT!!!! So glad you got to play in my challenge... this is awesome!!! I will have some great prizes coming up in the next few challenges, hope you get to play again!!! :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :) :)

Lovely Linda said...

HI Maria - this is beautiful! I love the rose and the music sheet together - beautiful! Your stitching and lace are fabulous too! I am loving this! We are glad you joined us this week at Stampin' Sisters in Christ - we would love to see you again next week!! {{{hugs}}}
Linda SSIC Design Team

Sharon (notimetostamp) said...

LOVE your card! The ribbon, button, sheet music -- what a perfect pairing! Thanks much for playing the Stamp Simply Challenge this week!

Alanna said...

This is gorgeous. I love that rose and the sheet music is just the perfect touch.

Sylvia x said...

thanks for joining in the fun at creative craft challenge. excellent project and i love your blog

good luck

sylvia x

Allison said...

So fab! Love the paper choices and that flower!

Phred said...

A really lovely card. Glad you joined us at Crafty Cardmakers.

Lv Toria

Mary Ski said...

I love the FSS flowers too! You did a wonderful job of coloring this one. Thanks for sharing it with For Fun Challenge

Tracey Lynn 'Fred' Miller said...

Fabulous, Maria! I love the music sheet and the ribbon... very nice :)