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February 27, 2010

The Stamping Boutique blog hop!

Welcome to
The Stamping Boutique
Blog Hop

We are showing off Tracey's line of Pocket Patooties today, available @ the store NOW!
For 35% off, use the code
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which is good through Sunday!

Now onto the hop...
If you've arrived here from Tobi's blog, you're right on track!

Stamps: TSB pocket patooties (birds)
Paper: SU! cs, SU! DSP (welcome neighbor)
Inks: SU! markers, SU! pastels
Other: Sizzix scallop, SU! slit punch,
gingham ribbon.
sentiment is CG

Inside reads: "A friend knows the song in your heart
and sings it to you when you
memory fails."

I used the poppin' pastels method for the green pocket because I didn't have any markers/pencils to match the moss color. I also do not own a regular scallop punch (without any designs) so I used my SU! slit punch to make a row of scallops! Necessity is the mother of invention, right?

Your next stop is Patti, I know she has something fabulous to show you!!!!

Here are some challenges...

Sunday Sketch & Stamp~sketch.
SPCC~colors=caramel, banana & moss
Creative Craft Challenge~music to my ears.
Kaboodle Doodles~fancy folds.
Everybody-Art-Challenge~easel card.
Pals Paper Arts~inspiration pix.

Praying peace over you today, may you hear the song Love has placed in your heart and be joyful!



Lorie said...

Hi Maria! This is such a pretty card! I love your color choices, and the easel technique. What a lovely way to show off this great image! I have yet to try an easel card, but you've inspired me!! Have a beautiful day!


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

What a cute image!!! I just love the dp you paired up with it and the easel technique. Stunning card!

Jennifer Scull said...

gosh, this is truly lovely! I have such fun when I make easel cards, but I don't make them as often as I should. maybe this weekend I'll get around to it again after seeing your wonderful card! :)

Bobbi said...

Such a cute card, I love the easel type cards.

Anonymous said...

OMG!! How sweet!! Such beautiful cheery colors and that image is adorable inside the pocket!! :) HUGS

Rhonda Miller said...

Maria, this is so cute. I love how you've made it an easel card. TFS.

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

wow maria! these colors definitely say spring. this is gorgeous!

Angel said...

Very Cute.. Love the design and your color Choice....

sandra tomlinson said...

hey hun,
great take on our musical theme, thanks for playing along at creative craft challenges and good luck xxx

Riet said...

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

Hugs Riet.xx

Faye said...

I LOVE this card, fab colours and cute image. Totally cool. Thanks for playing at Kaboodles. x

Anonymous said...

Cute image, very pretty easel card! I love the scalloped edges and color scheme! Thank you for joining us at EAC!

Anonymous said...

Your card is wonderful!! Love the easel card!!

ger76 said...

Very cute card & love the colours!!!

Many thanx for joining in,

Luv Ger x
SSS&S Team

Danni said...

Wonderful sweet card!

Mary said...

What an adorable card.


Joan said...

Oh Maria, this is so cute. I love your easel card. I haven't tackled on of those yet. I love how you've coloured the nest too, it's so textured.

Fern said...

Maria, this is just beautiful!! I love the image and the soft colors make it so spring-y.. Beautiful quote, too!! XXX

bumblebee creations said...

I am so loving this image! Gorgeous card!

Allison said...

What a gorgeous card! The paper and image are adorable!!

Allison - SP Diva

mudmaven said...

Love this card - what a cute image! Thanks for playing our Kaboodle Doodle challenge. ~chris

Donna said...

A reall beautiful easel card Maria, these little chicks are so sweet and I love your choice of papers too :) Donna x

Alanna said...

Your card is so cute. What a darling image. It's good to be back visiting you Maria. Have a great Sunday.

Marianne's Craftroom said...

This is such a sweet image and lovely card. Thanks for playing along at Kaboodle Doodles. Hope to see you back for the next challenge. Marianne x

Femmy said...

gorgeous card!! love the soft colours!!

Arianne said...

Great card! Love the image!
Thanks for joining our challenge at SS&S.

Hugs, Arianne
SS&S team

Allison said...

This is adorable! And perfect paper!

Anonymous said...

Lovely card. Thanks for playing at SPCC! Melisa-SP Diva

perezmom said...

Such a wonderful card! Great job with the SPCC colors!
-Kristin SP Diva

Vicki said...

Maria your card is totally awesome! The image is to die for but your design, coloring and choice of paper is awesome...breathtaking!



NĂºria said...

beautiful card!!!
I like the sweet birds and the layout, great!!

Jill said...

Hi Maria, really pretty card again, thanks for joining in Kaboodledoodles this week. Jill

Lilacanglia said...

Such pretty colours and love that image,
Thanks for joining in the fun at kaboodle doodles this week,

Stephanie *SP Diva* said...

Just wonderful! Great image! Thanks for joining us at SPCC!

emily said...

This card is so pretty! I love your style.

Emily-SP Diva

Mimiko said...

This is really lovely, the image is so cute :)
Thanks for joining us at SS&S.
Mira =)

Shauna {SK Studios} said...

so pretty! love the cute image!!!!
-Shauna {SP Diva}

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

WONDERFUL coloring of the image and great use of colors! Love the fold you chose. Thanks so much for joining Kaboodle Doodles challenge, come back again:)