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June 8, 2010

Digital Tuesday meets Creative Card Crew!

Happy Tuesday everyone! I have a double posting today! Lots of links, are ya ready???

Being Tuesday, we have a new Digital Tuesday Challenge for you! Our lovely Amy has challenged us to use CHALKS this week!

Stamps: The Stamping Boutique (hidden)
Papers: Kaisercraft DP
Ink: SU! chalks (pastels), Copics
Other: Sizzix swirls & frame, MS punch
white gel pen, piercing tool for
faux stitching.

Our fabulous sponsor this week is Meljen Designs! Check out Melissa's adorable digis HERE! She also has a challenge blog HERE and generously offers FREEbies on site!

Hop around and see what the DTC girls did this week with their chalks...


Every other Tuesday also bring us the Creative Card Crew challenge! The theme for this fortnight was issued by our sweet Victoria, she would like to see THANK YOU creations!

Stamps: Fred She Said (butterfly)
sentiment-SU! warmest regards
Paper: SU! cs, K&Co DP
Other: Fred She Said paper piercing pattern, SU! oval punch,
Nesties fancy tags, CM corner punch, MS leaf punch,
flowers w/wire curls, ribbon, dew drop & button
from stash, piercing tool.

Victoria, an independent Stampin' Up demo, is sponsoring us this week with an awesome prize!

Check out the rest of the CCC DT girls for some wonderful inspiration...

Linda C


Ok, so there you have two fabulous challenges to enter for two fabulous prizes! I hope you'll come play with us!

Digital Tues Chall~ use a digi & chalks

Creative Card Crew~thank you theme

Now for the challenges!

#1 Fairy card (top)

*Digital Tuesday Chall~use a digi & chalks
Ooh La La~colors
Iris' challenge~flowers
Quirky Crafts~girly girl
Paper Play~flowers/sparkle
Rosie & Dee's~fairytales
Charisma Cardz~flowers
Sketchy Colors~colors
Alphabet chall~F-flowers
Stampotique Designer~color
Bee Crafty~bloomin'

#2 butterfly card (2nd card)

Creative Card Crew
~thank you
Magical Crafts~metallic....my wire curly Q's
Crafty Calendar~bugs/beasties
Digi Doodles~button
Frosted Designs~button
Crafty Cardmakers~colors...least fav-yellow

I also wanted to direct your attention to Marlene's incredible Give-A-Way....


Wowza, hope ya caught all that! LOL Happy crafting!


Tina said...

girlfriend you always create such beauty...love it all. Hope all is well.


debby4000 said...

Gorgeous, adorable cards Maria.

Carla aka scrappypug said...

Two fabulous cards! Love the way you framed the first one and the colors on the second!

Ellie said...

These are both gorgeous Maria. Love your coloring on the first one. The image is so pretty too! Love how elegant the second one turned out with those tiny roses butterfly and paper piercing. Just gorgeous!

Amy Johnson said...

Such lovely cards! The image is so pretty in the first card. I love the purples and you colored with chalks beautifully. And the piercing with the butterfly in the second card is the perfect touch. Great job on both!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

i love the fairy with those swirls and papers! and i absolutely LOVE the colors on the thank you card! it's gorgeous!

and look at all those challenges! wow! definitely a winner for sure!

Kristine Reynolds said...

Love both these cards.

Elena said...

Wonderful cards, Maria! Love the soft look of the pastel card! The card itself is so charming! :) And look at gorgeous paper piercing at your second card!

Marlene said...

Oh Maria - this is BEAUTIFUL!!!!!

Pascale said...

Cute card I love the piercing and that butterfly thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodle shops best challenge hugs Pascale

Pascale said...

Cute card I love the piercing and that butterfly thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodle shops best challenge hugs Pascale

made by fifi said...

beautiful card maria - thank you for joining in the alphabet callenge this week x

Lesley said...

Beautiful cards Maria! Thanks for taking part in the Magical Crafts and Alphabet Challenges xx

Jane said...

Simply stunning! Good luck at Crafty Cardmakers XX

Tracy said...

Fab entry, thanks for joining Rosie-D’s challenge, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Deb Neerman said...

Omigoodness, these are fabulous, Maria!!! WoW, you never cease to amaze me with your incredible talent!

Spyder said...

Beautiful fairy card Maria, loethe clours! (Love the flower curser too!)
Thank you for joining Quirky Craft's 'Girlie' Challenge. hope to see you next week too!

Karen Howard said...

Love both your cards, very beautiful!

CraftyGirl said...

Sweet cards!! I love the butterfly!! Thanks for sharing with us at Frosted Designs!!
Barb :)

Iris said...

So cute!Love the purple!Thanks for playing at Iris!

Linda Coughlin, the funkie junkie said...

Both are lovely, Maria, but the CCC card is really special. Gorgeous paper piercing and a really pretty color combo. I think you ROCKED the challenge!

Judy said...

What a gorgeous card!! Love the colors and arrangement. Thank you so much for entering this in our challenge at Digi Doodle Shop's Best.


Rainmac said...

What a beautiful card, I love the fresh colours. Thank you for joining us at MCFC this time, hope to see you again soon xxx

Wendi said...

Two absolutle beauties I love the image and those papers are so pretty thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

Joycelyn Turner said...

Those are both absolutely GORGEOUS!!!! Love the shades of blue and yellow you chose for the Totally Stampalicious entry...thanks so much for playing along!!!

Mandy said...

Gorgeous card, so pretty.
Thanks for joining us at Paper Play
hugs Mandy xx

KymKreates said...

This is just beautiful!!!! Thanks for sharing it with us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best and Good Luck!

Vee said...

Fabulous card, love the flowers and the colours. Thanks for playing with Charisma.
xx Vee

Monika Reeck said...

Sweet card love your paper piercing...Thanks for joining with us at Digi Doodle Shops Best challenge, hugs, Monika

www.alittlethisandalotofthat.blogspot.com said...

What beautiful cards and thanks for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Best this week ...


Saskia said...

Lovely card for Rosie-D's 'fairytales' Challenge!! Thanks for joining us and good luck!

Sweet greetings, Saskia :)

Deirdre said...

Beautiful cards, love them. Thanks so much for playing along with Paperplay this week. ♥

Denise said...

Beautiful! I loe the colors! Good to see you Maria! Thanks for playing RESQ challenge this week!

Marianne said...

Wow, your cards are so special and beautiful!!!
Thank you for joining Sketchy Colors this week, and lots of luck!
Hugs, Marianne:)

Crafting Joanne said...

Two beautiful cards Maria.

Thank you for joining in with our challenge over at Magical Crafts.


Joanne x

Chrissy D said...

Ohhh this is absolutely filled with LOVELINESS!!! Love the colro combo!

Julie Riley said...

Stunning card fab colours thank you for joining us at crafty cardmakers x

She said...

Oh this is lovely, thanks for joining us at The Alphabet Challenge. x

Jane said...

Both cards are simply stunning!! Good luck at Crafty Cardmakers challenge XX

Jane said...

Sorry...have left 2 duplicate (almost) comments...gone slightly bonkers! Still great cards though!!!

Mervi said...

Lovely fairy card!
Thanks for joining in at Rosie D's!
Tomorrow night starts a new challenge, welcome back;-))m

Christy Dillman said...

What fun papers on the 1st card and I love that image, BEAUTIFUL card as usual Maria.

Your 2nd card is so pretty too, love everything about it!


Donna said...

Hey Maria, this is such a beautiful card...I absolutely love these colours together and the butterfly is sooo pretty...beautiful paper pricking detail too! Thank you so much for joining in with this months Crafty Calendar Challenge :) Donna x