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September 11, 2011

It's in the Cards at Moxie Fab!

Sunday greetings!

Does your family enjoy card games?  Mine does!  We love playing Canasta...sometimes for hours!!!

When I saw the Moxie Fab Challenge was card play, I thought, count me in!

So here's the deal...

Paper: SU! cs, EchoPark dp
Ink: Memento ink pad, Copic marker
Other:  Am. Craft lace, satin ribbon, 
Zva Creative pearls, Shimmerz paint,
Cricut (Storybook, page 71), SU! die cut #'s,
card images from The Graphics Fairy
Stamps: SU! (sanded, background), 
sentiment - PennyBlack stamps

...hit me...21,Blackjack!   How fun is this for a happy 21st birthday card?!   Off to look for all those stray playing cards lying around the house, I'm inspired!

Hope your day is a happy one!

I shared today's creation with -

Show and Tell -  Anything goes
Aly's Sunday Challenge -Bows 
Catered Crop - recipe (mine - sentiment stamp, Embellies, tools, theme)
I Did It Creations - Anything Goes
Drunken Stampers - Tell us what you did this Summer
Fun with Shapes & More -  what you want 
Stamp Something -anything goes
Crafty Purple Frog -Birthday cards or gifts
Just For Fun - Vintage
Crafting for all Seasons -birthday
Little Red Wagon -diecut
Stampavie and More -pearls and lace
Ribbon Carousel Challenge - Anything Goes
Lia Stampz - Birthday 
Paper Creations Ink - Vintage or Distressed Look
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Donna Mosley said...

A lovely card Maria, the playing cards are a fab idea.

Donna x

Linda said...

Wow I love your project too!!!! What a unique card have not seen anything like it!!!!! Just fabulous

Pat (mspfd) said...

Fabulous card, Maria! I miss you!

Carol L said...

What a great card! I too loved to play Canasta years ago, but I don't even think I remember how to play it anymore! LOL

yyam said...

Oh wow! This looks fabulous Maria! Love the burst of colors on the background! Awesome take on the card play challenge! :)

Cyndi said...

this card is so creative! love the playing card idea!

Ribbon Girls said...

What a lovely card! Love the happy colors and all the layers. And how perfect are the cards for a 21st bd card!

Riet said...

What a gorgeous cards Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

Alanna said...

What a great birthday card. Super cute.

VanessaB said...

what a great, fun card! :)

Zoechaos said...

Smashing card, great idea to use card. Thank you for sharing with us at Just for Fun XOXO Zoe

Dawn said...

Hey Maria!
What a very creative idea for a birthday card! Thank you for joining in at CFAS birthday challenge!

Dolly Daydreams said...

What a clever idea for a card and so beautifully crafted too ! Love all the wonderful embellishments you have used , just gorgeous.


Sara said...

Maria... By far this is one of the coolest cards I have seen! I love the way you used the cards and the chipboard 21 for your birthday card! Such gorgeous paper and embellishments! Thank You for joining us at Paper Creations Ink! Have a wonderful rest of the week! Happy Creating! Sara

Julia said...

Maria, Lovely card! So mmany details, love the use of playing cards in the background, this card tells a story. I really like it!
Thanks for joining us at Paper Creations Ink. Hugs, Julia

Laura said...

WOW! What a fun card! I had never thought of using cards as a background! But it's a brilliant idea...
And no, we don't really play cards in our family :P maybe only on vacation :)

Thanks for playing along with us over at Lia Stampz and don't forget we have a 50% off storewide until 30th of September!

Lia Stampz DT

Linda McClain said...

Jackpot is right! This is so much fun! Thanks for sharing it with us at Catered Crop, and don' forget to come back and vote.

Sazzle said...

What a great way to personalise a card - thanks for sharing this with us over at Lia Stampz for our birthday challenge - good luck :-)

xx Happy crafting & glittery hugz xx



Jani said...

What a fab idea!
And a wonderful card, too!
Thanks for joining us at CFAS!
Jani x

Nina said...

A really great card!! Love the papers and the sparkly numbers.

Thank you so much for joining us at Stampavie and More this time. Hope to see you again :)

Jen said...

Oh i love this
Thanks for joining us at CFAS
jen xx

Cath said...

Hey Maria! Thanks for linking this up to the Card Play Challenge in the Moxie Fab World! I'm so glad you joined in on all the fun! :)