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May 5, 2010

Clearly Delightful-Blue & Green

Happy, happy Wednesday everyone!!

Today, Laurie @ Clearly Delightful has issued her May Monthly challenge...


(use keyword CDBC5)

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(in addition to other colors of your choice)

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Stamps: Doodle Pantry (cornflower) x2
Papers: SU! cs, DP from a huge no name pack!
Ink: Prisma/SU! celery marker
Other: nesties, vellum, EK corner punch,
ribbon, floss from stash, Stickles,
button from grandma's button jar!

Isn't this a pretty image? I printed two cornflowers in different sizes and popped the front one! This is quite sparkly IRL!

This image is a new release from Doodle Pantry and FREE! yep, ya want it, go get it! Click on Doodle Pantry's "Freebies Page"! You will find Laurie to be very generous!!!

Everyone who plays along receives a FREE image from the store and is entered to randomly win BLOG CANDY of at least $25 worth of NEW cardmaking/scrapping supplies! Gosh, it doesn't get much better than that! So, off you go to make something fabulous!!!

Clearly Delightful Blog Challenge #5

Check out some gorgeous inspiration from these Clearly Delightful girls...
Laurie Wilson, artist/owner
Carla Hiebert
Georgia Ehrmann
Katlyn Traxler
Linda Borneman
Mary Duffek
Pat Dadison
Rebecca Ednie
Sue Morris
Tricia Traxler

Here are some challenges...
*Clearly Delightful~make any project using blue & green.
Tuesday Morning Sketch~sketch
Dare U 2 Digi~flowers
Gingersnaps Creations~botanical
Get Crafty w/Ann~diamonds...I used diamond Stickles.
Crafty Sentiments~buttons
The Crafty Pad~ribbon
Pile it On~boyish colors

Have an amazing day!
Praying peace & joy over you!


Heather said...

GORGEOUS card! I love the colors!

Chrissy D said...

Ohh love the blues and greens on this. Such gorgeous flowers! TFS!

Rose said...

those flowers are gorgeous and your card is so pretty :)

Pat (mspfd) said...

This is a stunner! What a super fabulous job using the fabulous, Doodle Pantry freebie!

Holly said...

Love this layout and the texture to the card Maria. Beautiful coloring on those flowers! They really pop!

Mary Duffek said...

Beautiful! So very pretty!

K. Joy said...

Oh, this is really pretty! I love the colors and the layout! :)

Amy Johnson said...

Such a pretty image and card Maria! I love that color combo and your layout! Great job!

Joan Ervin said...

WOW!!! I sooo love the blue and green, Maria,and you have showcased that lovely image beautifully with your great layout...sooo gorgeous!!!

Crystal said...

Beautiful Maria LOVE the blue and green, those flowers are wonderful!!!!!

Marlene said...

Blue and green have never been colors I really liked together - but your card is WOW!!! I may have to rethink this...lol.

Linda Borneman said...

Hi Maria! What a pretty card you've created using Laurie's pretty Cornflower image! Great coloring, very nice layout and great details, too!

pinky said...

Hi Maria, this is just so gorgeous, you have coloured the flowers so beautifully and the dps are perfect with it. Thanks for playing along at Crafty Sentiments this week. Hope you are keeping well.

Anonymous said...

this is gorgeous, love the bright colors!!!!

I am sorry about McLinky, for some bizarre reason the change date was moved and it closed today, I fixed it and added your card.

-- dalis
Pile It On! Owner

Lisa Jane said...

what beautiful cornflowers- the blues and greens are gorgeus.
Thanks for jining us atCrafty sentiments this week. Hope to see you again
Lisa ;)

Melissa Craig said...

This is gorgeous! I love how you altered the sketch. Thanks for joining us at Tuesday Morning Sketches.

Deb Neerman said...

WoW! This is stunning, Maria! That flower is breath-taking and I love your ribbon treatment!

Scrubbybubbles(sue) said...

Hi maria! wow! this is just beautiful!! nice job! I'm so glad we're working together..hehehe

Debby said...

Oh my this is beautiful.

Christine Riley said...

Hi Maria,

I'm so behind in leaving comments, I've missed such wonderful projects on your blog. This is absolutley stunning! I love the image and the bright colors and I love the embossing. Gorgeous!
Hugs, Christine

Andrea M said...

Gorgeous card! Thanks so much for playing along with PIO. We really appreciate your support!

Georgia Ehrmann said...

This is so lovely Maria! I couldn't picture that image colored when I first saw it, but you sure made it come to life! Beautiful!

Shelly said...

This is stunning, Maria!!! Every detail of your card is just gorgeous.

Scrapaddict said...

Such detail on this beautiful card!

Carla aka scrappypug said...

How gorgeous! I love the richness of this card!

Laurie Wilson said...

That is one amazing cornflower card! You really made it look so real and I just love the boldness of this card!

Jessica G. said...

Gorgeous card, Maria! Your rich, blue flower is stunning against the light green and the DP is the perfect accent to showcase it. Thanks for participating in this week's Tuesday Morning Sketch challenge and hope to see you again next week!
Jessica, TMSC DT

Debbie said...

What a beautiful layout Maria. Great colours and ribbon too. :)

Thanks for joining us at the crafty pad and good luck. :)

xxDebbie The Crafty Pad

Rae Anne said...

Terrific sketch! Gorgeous color combination (I love blue & green together!) Thanks so much for working the corner with The Crafty Hos! :D MWAH!

Scrappy said...

Great colors and layout! Thanks for joining Crafty Ho's Challenges! I hope to see you back soon!

Ali - Crafty Ribbons said...

What a beautiful card, the colours are wicked. The ribbon and button detail is just perfect.
Good luck with winning the spring bloom ribbons.
Crafty Ribbons

Tammy Miller said...

Awesome card! Thanks for joining us at the Crafty Ho's Blog!

Ann said...

Maria this is fantastic!!! Love your take on the diamonds theme!! Thanks for playing along in my challenge this week.

Angela said...

This is beautiful! Love how the image is cut out (beautiful job, by the way) and placed on the main panel! Thanks for playing along with us at Tuesday Morning Sketches!