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July 11, 2011

Paper Playtime Monday & a lovely FREEbie!

Good Monday Morning!

It's the little things that make life Big
Stamps: Papiersalat Designs (butterfly digi) FREEbie,
Autumn Leaves (flourish- stamp)
Sentiment: SU!
Paper: K&Co
Ink: Memento
Other: MS pearls,

This butterfly & more beautiful artwork available @

We have a new challenge for you today@
Paper Playtime!

For Challenge #50 make any paper craft project 
with a SUMMER theme! 
Use any type of project, style, colors, 
you want as long as it is about SUMMER.
Our sponsor this week is
Simply Pams Blogspot Site
Look at this awesome prize!!!!
This prize includes the following:
Making Memories Whimsy Embellishment Kit:
100 Buttons, Die cut shapes, Chipboard Alphas & 40 Printed Flowers
Total of 214 pieces plus a cute box it's in. :)
Making Memories Hul-la-ba-loo 5"x7" Mini Book Kit:
Spiral bound mini book, Cardstock, Trims, Stickers, & Die Cuts!

Hope you had a great weekend, enjoy your day!

I've shared today's creation with -

Paper Playtime - summer
Digital Tuesday - Bling It Up
Inspire Me Fridays - anything goes
Card Cupids -Monochromatic card
Dream Valley Challenges - Summer theme
Gingerloft - Make it Sparkle
One Stitch At A Time - Anything Goes
Catch The Bug - CAS 
Crazy 4 Challenges - Summer Themed 
One Stop Craft - Summertime 
Card Makin' Mamas - summertime
Fairy Fun Fridays -swirls and pearls
Digi Doodle Shop's Best -Butterflies
Truly Scrumptious - things with wings 


Jennifer Scull said...

what a great card, Maria! so pretty!
have a wonderful week! :)

Pops x said...

This is simply stunning i LOVE it so much, hugs pops x

Danica said...

Tone on tone cards always have that simple yet elegant feel to them. Love it!

Heather said...

Oh Maria, this is BEAUTIFUL!!! I also love the sentiment.

Hope you have a blessed week.

Riet said...

What a gorgeous card Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Debs M said...

great butterfly and sentiment, love those papers, what a stunning card! Thanks for joining the ‘Butterflies’ Challenge’ at Digi Doodle Shop Challenges
Debbie Dt x
(Visit my blog, I have candy! http://ribbondreams.blogspot.com/)

sara said...

beautiful love that butterfly thanks so much for joining us at truly scrumptious this week
hugs sara x

Laurie said...

Gorgeous butterfly card! Wow! love those pearls and sparkle!

sparklingblackrose said...

This is gorgeous Maria, I love the butterfly and the beautiful way you have placed it on your creation :-) Thank you so much for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week, hope to see you again soon! Elaine DT -xxx- p.s I have new candy if you would like to enter :-)

Crafting Misfit said...

This card is simply beautiful!!!

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Donna said...

Hey Maria, how are you sweetie...sorry to have been such a bad blogger...we are de-cluttering the house at the moment and it has cut back on my crafting time! Your card is so beautiful with such a sweet sentiment...thank you for the link to the freebie :) Donna x

scrapperjulia said...

I love this digital stamp and the beautiful card that you have created with it! Thanks for joining us at The One Stop Craft Challenge!

Georgiana said...

Your card is stunning. How I wish I was eligible for that prize.

Linda said...

Wow what a super card!!!! The colors are lovely and you did an awesome job on this!!!!! Way to go!!!!!

Mary said...

Beautiful card!!

Lisa said...

Maria this card is absolutely GORGEOUS!! I love the simplicity of it and yet it doesn't LOOK simple...that blue background is STUNNING!

Marlene said...

Beautiful, beautiful! I love butterflies!

E.T said...

what a stunning CAS card! I love butterflies!
Thanks for playing at Gingerloft. Good Luck!

debby4000 said...

Love your gorgeous beautiful card Maria.

Kim B said...

Very pretty, love the colors.. Kim x

Josephine said...

What a beautifully elegant card!

Thanks for joining us at One Stitch at a Time this week.

Tammy said...

Beautiful card! I love that butterfly! Thanks for playing along with us at Catch the Bug!
Tammy :)

Shirl said...

Such a pretty card Maria and wow that is some butterfly. Thanks for sharing with us at Digi Doodles Shop's Best,
Hugs Shirley x x

Audrey Pettit said...

This is just beautiful, Maria! Fabulous butterfly and sentiment. I love the tone on tone paper piecing, and that is one awesome use of a flourish stamp. :)

Melissa S. said...

This is just beautiful. great colors you used and the butterfly is beautiful. Thanks for joining us at Bugaboo.com

Jodie Mackrell said...

Beautiful card!! thanks for playing our Bugaboo challenge at catch the bug!

Paul said...

Thanks for joining in with our Clean and Simple challenge at Bugaboo and Catch The Bug. Make sure you join us today for info about our week long Christmas in July celebrations with loads of chances to win prizes.

Marjo said...

Wonderful project, thanks for playing with us this week at OSAAT for our “Anything Goes” Challenge.

Good luck with the draw, we hope to see you play along with us in August for our “Pretty in Print” contest. I have some yummy candy to Celebrate too.

xoxo Marjo

Nikki Byrne said...

Stunning card. Thank you for joining us at Gingerloft this week. Good luck. Nikki dt

Lynn said...

Hi Maria,
Fantastic card and love that gorgeous butterfly:)
Thanks so much for joining us at GingerLoft Challenges and Good Luck :)
Lynn xx