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August 24, 2010

Flamingo Tuesday!

Happy Tuesday! And a big Happy Flamingo Day to you all!

Flamingo Day is always the fourth Tuesday of the month of August when the 1st of the month falls on a Sunday! But then I'm sure you all knew that, right?

So in honor of this special day I made a fun flamingo card in my CAS style! lol

Stamps: Squigglefly (flamingo)
sentiment -CG
Papers: SU! cs, K&Co dp
Ink: Copics
Other: black string, Offray ribbon,
CM circle punches, Cropadile hole punch,
SU! chalk for shading, Stickles.

Are you ready for another Digital Tuesday challenge? This week our lovely Amy has chosen to "Cool it!" It's been soooo hot, it's time to cool it down with some water images or how about beach or tropical images?! Can't wait to see your fabulous creations!!!

The DTC girls have a gorgeous variety of creations to show you again this week...

Digital Tuesday Challenge
-water/beach theme & a digi!
I hope you come to play along with us, there's a lovely prize in the mix this week from Deedee's digis!!

Have a happy day and if you see any flamingos today, greet them kindly!
Be Blessed!

Digital Tuesday Challenge
-water/beach theme & a digi
Cooking it up w/Katie -recipe
Bee Crafty -ribbon/bows
Cowgirl Sunday Challenge -summertime
Paper Play chall-pink
Lollipop Ladies -inspiration photo...pink fluffy frosting!
Paper Pretties -summer
Your Next Stamp -colors

Everybody-Art-Challenge -sea/beach



Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Holly said...

Great card Maria! Who ever knew there was a flamingo day? I like the paper you used on this - it looks like water for the bird!

Crystal said...

This is wonderful Maria what a great image and lovin your added sponging!!!

Basement Stamper said...

Great flamingo card and I really like the layout of it. Thanks for joining us at Stampotique Designer's Challenge this week.

Katie said...

Very cute card!
Thanks for Cooking It Up With Katie this week :)

Willy said...

Fabulous flamingo card! Thanks for joining us at SDC # 13.

Alanna said...

Super cute. I love the yellow sponging around the flamingo. Have a great day Maria!

Poppet said...

Beautiful card Maria. the wavy paper looks fab and I love the way you have highlighted your image in yellow. Thank you for sharing your card with us at CSSC and we hope you will join us again next week for our fantastic BLOG HOP. :-) xx

Gina said...

Gorgeous Flamingo Maria! Very elegant card. Thank you for joining in at Cowgirls Sunday Challenge :D XXX

Kaz said...

What a pretty card. Thanks for joining us at SDC x

Pat (mspfd) said...

Maria, this card is perfect in every way. What a super gorgeous creation. I'd say you aced the challenge!!!

Cheryl Walker said...

Maria this is sooooo CUTE hun!!! Love it!!!


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how sweet!! Love your flamingo and your layout!!
hugs and blessings,

Have a blessed day Maria!!

Ellie said...

This is gorgeous Maria. The image is jus amazing, and I love the sketch. Beautiful ribbon too!

Claire said...

Hi Maria and Happy Flamingo Day lol!! I love your card, its fab! Thanks for Cooking it Up with Katie :-)
Claire xx

Marianne said...

Great card! I think in this case really less is more! Great ribbon with the tag!
Thanks for playing along at cowgirl sunday challenge,

Marlene said...

Cute flamingo! Learn something new every day!

Anonymous said...

Hey Maria!! :) It's so wonderful to see you again my friend!! I see your creations are still so awesome!! This flamingo card is proof of that!! Just wanted to pop in and say hello!! HUGS

Liz's creative corner said...

Thanks for joining us at paperplay with this super card, love the image, hugs Liz xx

Tammy said...

Fantastic card! I love your ribbon treatment! Thanks for Cooking it up with Katie!
Tammy x

coldwaters2 said...

Oh wow Maria I so love this card that image the ribbon and the simplicity of the design is just so beautiful.
Lorraine x

Deirdre said...

Just beautiful - love it. Thanks for joining on Paperplay this week.

Justine said...

What a fun card, now that I am in FL, I am really diggin the Flamingo! Sure wish I could find the perfect one for my landscaping (wouldn't my neighbors love me, lol)... Thank you so much for the welcome back.
BTW, we own Ducati motorcycles, however the couple that I made the card for own the Triumph ;o)

Pops x said...

This is really gorgeous hun i love the cute image and your colours are just perfect, big hugs pops x

Vicki said...

Pretty card Maria...like your highlighting around your image. Hope your day is going well!


maxine said...

Hi Maria I love this card great lo and image. I hope you are having a lovely week hugs Maxine

Angela said...

Great card, fun image too, thanks for joining us at YNS,
Angela x

Christine Riley said...

What a super sweet card, I love hwo you highlighted around the flamingo, great touch!
Hugs, Christine

KraftyKoolKat said...

Gorgeous Maria. Love it.


KraftyKoolKat said...

Gorgeous Maria. Love it.


itsabrt said...

What a fun card Maria, makes me want to head to the zoo! Beth

Elena said...

Beautiful card! Love this pink flamingo! Your shading around him is amazing!

Teresa / Trees aWard in Crafts said...

You are so funny. What an excuse to use that flamingo image, to make up a complete new day for it. LOL

debby4000 said...

Gorgeous adorable card.

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Uber fabulous! Love that gingham ribbon! Thanks so much for playing at Bee Crafty.

Deanne :)

Laurie Wilson said...

Sleek, simple, and fun!

Tracey Feeger said...

Oh what a fabulous pink flamingo. Great card. Thanks for joining us at The Lollipop Ladies. Look forward to seeing you next time.