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September 14, 2010

It's a Creative Digital Tuesday!

Hello & a happy Tuesday to ya!

I have two posts in one to share today!

My first card is for Creative Card Crew which is being sponsored this week by the beloved Sassy Cheryl! We would love to see your autumn themed creations.

*original image altered to remove butterflies*

Stamps: Sassy Cheryl (May),
SU! Happy Thanksgiving set (leaf)
Papers: SU! cs & dsp
Ink: Copic & SU! markers
Others: CM leaf punch, SU! brad,
CB emb folder, twine, piercing tool,
CM cutting system.

This is one of my favorite images by Cheryl Alger (aka. Sassy Cheryl)! Cheryl is also one of our artists at Squigglefly and sells some of her images there!

Check out the fabulous designs from the rest of the DT...

Creative Card Crew fortnightly challenge -autumn

more challenges...
Die Cut Dreams - using a digi, sweet little girls
Incy Wincy Designs - autumn colors
Ooh La La Creations - stripes
Pollycraft - autumn colors
Shabby Tea Room - inspired by nature/ the color green
Paper Players - colors
Stampin' Sisters in Christ - faux or real stitching
Allsorts - colors of autumn
Catch The Bug - sewing related and fall colors
Marks Finest Paper - fall colors
Crafty Catz - paper piecing
Raise The Bar - orange, brown and green
Paper Play - autumn

*************2nd card****

This week @ Digital Tuesday, our lovely Kristine has challenged us to create something with a sports theme!! Our fabulous sponsor this week in the wonderful Dustin Pike!!

I couldn't find a goal post anywhere!!! Hint to any digi artists out there!! lol This card is the HIS part of a his & her thank you for some fun we had over this past weekend! ...it was GOOD!

The DTC gals offer some wonderful inspiration this week...
Michelle R

Digital Tuesday challenge-sports & a digi

more challenges...
No Time To Stamp - guy cards, no bows
Paper Romance - clean and simple
Freshly Brewed - brown
Anything Goes - autumn


I do hope you'll play along with us for a chance at these wonderful prizes!!!

We had a wonderfully busy weekend! But it kept me away from blogland, so I'll be visiting and catching up tonight!!

Take care and know that you are loved!



Riet said...

So gorgeous cards Maria,I love the images and your papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Cheryl said...

oh hun,these are 2 beauties,really love what you have created,hugs cheryl xxxxxxx

Anne said...

Fabulous work Maria, love them both. Hugs x

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

your 1st card is stunning! i just love the paper piecing!

the 2d card is definitely sporty.

has the cooler weather gotten to you yet? it's here and we're lovin' it. no more canned air - yaaayyy!

hugs :)

Alanna said...

Both cards are great Maria. The first one is so soft and pretty and the football one is fabulous.

craftykitten said...

Hi Maria,
What a fabulous sweet little girl card, love the leaves in the background and your paper piecing, such a cute image. Thanks for joining our Sweet Little Girls digi challenge at DCD and also our Stripes challenge at OLLCB.
Dawn x

Joanne Travis said...

Such a pretty image on the first card, so beautifully colored.
Thanks for sharing with us and for joining Speedy's Friends challenge using fall colors this week!

Ellie said...

These are both fantastic Maria. Love the simple one layer card you made for digital tuesday, it shows off your great coloring so well!!
Sweet girl image on the first card. Love the sketch!

Holly said...

Great cards Maria!

Becky said...

Wonderful cards..Thank you for joining us at Stampin Sisters in Christ.

Donna said...

Fab cards Maria, I love the autumnal colours on your 1st card and the image is lovely! I hope you've had some rain now...I did send you some lol! :) Donna x

carol said...

hi..love your paper piecing, fabulous card, thanks for joining us this week at craftycatz, x carol

coldwaters2 said...

Two superb cards Maria I love the Autumnal theme of the first one, the image is adorable and the simplicity of the second is perfect.
Lorraine x

Vicki Dutcher said...

Great autumn card! Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Debs said...

love the sewing and simple ribbon, what a fab image, thanks so much for joining us at Die Cut Dreams this week

Tina said...

Maria - hi there. THanks for the sweet words on my blog...xo

Love these 2 cards...I have a new autumn card to share later tonight - thanks for the heads up on all the great challenges...wink

talk soon

Justine said...

These are both fantastic Maria, I especially love that top card since I am super partial to paper piecing. Love what you did.

Shelly said...

Fabulous cards, Maria! You can just see the wind blowing in the Fall card. The papers you used are perfect for Fall. The Football card is a terrific idea for a thank you card from a guy. It looks really good.

Ann Schach said...

Great cards, Maria! I love the image on the first card! Beautiful coloring! Thanks for joining The Paper Players!

itsabrt said...

Maria I love you first card it is so lovely! I can totally appreciate the second card but I am already done with football! LOL! Beth

Jaspere said...

Love your DTC card. The dimension is terrific. Love the goal post.

brenda said...

Hi Maria

Two super cards, love the autumnal one especially.

Thank you for joining in my Colours of Autumn theme at Allsorts this week and good luck.

B x

Heather Maria said...

These are two wonderful cards, Maria! Thanks for joining us on PaperPlay this week!

Audrey Pettit said...

What cute cards! Love the sports theme and love the fall look of your Tea Room card. Great colors and design. Love the paper piecing on the girl image and love the fall leaves in the background. Thanks for playing along with us.

Lisa said...

Beautiful nature card for the Tea Room, I love the leafy background. Thanks for playing!

Crafty Chris said...

Lovely card for DCD, thanks
Chris x

Lindsey said...

Oh this is lovely! Love the kraft and the paper piecing. Thanks for joining us at Crafty Catz this week x

Lynn McAuley said...

Fabulous paper piecing with your wonderful autumn image!! Such beautiful work!! Love the football card, too!!

Thank you so very much, Maria, for sharing these sensational cards with the Friends of Speedy the Cat in this week's challenge!!

Jackie said...

Oh how cute is this! I love the fall feeling! Thank you for playing along with the Catch the Challenge Blog!

~Michelle~ said...

cute football card....perfect for a thank you! :)

Wendi said...

What a beautiful card lovely image and colouring I love visiting your blog Maria
Thank you so much for sharing with us at ooh la la this week

sgc said...

Both cards are very cute--but I especially love the one you did for the Bugaboo challenge. The image is so cute! Thanks for playing along with us.

Jodie Mackrell said...

love your little girl card with the leaves! the papers are great and love the coloring! thanks for joining the bugaboo challenge!

Elena said...

Beautiful fall card! Love how you stamped the leaves on the background!

scotspanda said...

gorgeous cards, love them both

thanks for joining in the Autumn fun this week @ Allsorts

Amanda xx

Virgo5 said...

Great fall card, I love the leaves and her patterned dress!
Thanks for playing with Speedy's Friends!

Anonymous said...

love your fall card Maria! Paper piecing is always so charming!
Pam Going Postal

Hippieaud (aka Audrey) said...

What a WONDERFUL job on your cards! I love the one especially that you did for BUGABOO's challenge at CATCH THE BUG! AMAZING work with the sew notions embellies and what a SUPER CUTE image!!

Nicole said...

Beautiful card - great image and color combo! Thanks for playing along with us at TSTR! :)

LeAnne said...

Your little girl image is WONDERFUL! Thanks for playing with the Paper Players this week!

Nance said...

so cute1 I love how you've stamped the leaves in the same direction as her billowing skirt--really adds movement to it! Thanks for joining us at the Paper Players this week!

Cammy said...

What an adorable card Maria! I love the stitching coupled with the twine. Very nice! Thanks for playing with us at Catch the Bug!

Tracy said...

Thanks for joining Die Cut Dreams challenge with this great entry, good luck.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Tammy Miller said...

Thank you so much for entering Catch The Bugs Stitch in Time challenge this past week. We appreciate it so much and I love your card. Please join us this week for a special challenge helping OWH celebrate their birthday and helping make cards for Soldiers to send home as they are away. Thanks again. Tammy Miller DT Coordinator

Anonymous said...

They are both adorable cards!
thank you for joining the Paper Players this week.

Lynsey said...

Great autumn colours card! Thanks for joining in the Pollycraft Challenge this week.
Hugs Lynsey x