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November 13, 2011

Getting Ready for Thanksgiving!


Poppin' in with a few bloggy reminders & some FREEbies!   Can't believe Thanksgiving will be here next week!

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Stamps: AI Factory digi, Recollections background stamp, 
SU! Thanksgiving stamp (retired)
Paper: SU! cs, K&Co dp
Ink: SU! ink pad, Copic markers
Other: twine/button.
Technique: paper piecing!

Isn't she a cutie?!

Some Challenge Reminders...come play along with me @

Digital Tuesday's theme this week:  ANYTHING DIGITAL GOES!
Paper Playtime:  Thank you /CRICUT projects!
The Queen's Royal Digi:  Digital FALL or Thanksgiving!
Aud Sentiments: Thank you or Thanksgiving
Creative Belli: paper pieRcing
and don't forget our brand new challenge blog,
Joy's Life Stamps: #1, Make It Messy!


Here are some wonderful Thanksgiving printable FREEbies!

 First one created by Kristen of Embellish, featured at Whatever Dee-Dee Wants.

@ I Love It All...

@ Simple As That...

@ The Hybrid Chic blog...

Iris made a really cute centerpiece with these  @ Sweet Metel Moments...

Come join my 
Current Inspire Me Fridays link-up party HERE!

I shared today's creation with -

AI Factory - autumn
Paper Pretties -Giving Thanks
Corrosive Challenges - Give Thanks 
Sentimental Sundays - Thanksgiving/ Thank you
My Sheri Crafts  - Be Thankful
Rogue Redhead Designs -Dress down only one designer paper
Guylou's Inimitability - thankful with a turkey twist
Patties Creations -Thanksgiving
Stampin With The Dragon - use food
Sweet n' Sassy Digi Challenge -  paper piecing
C.R.A.F.T. - Cute
Penny's Paper-Crafty -  give thanks
Ruby's Rainbow - something with wings (does the turkey count???)
Sisterhood of Crafters  - Giving thanks
Whimsical Wednesdays - Thanksgiving


Marlene said...

Such an adorable card, Maria! Can't wait for Thanksgiving. I am drooling over turkey already... and hoping to spend some good quality time with my family here.

Lori said...

She is adorable! Love your coloring and highlighting, Maria. The string is so 'rustic' just perfect.

Chelsea said...

I love her. Thanks for the freebies!

PinkBlingCrafter said...

OMG!! she is just so adorable!! Beautiful card Maria!!

Cheryl said...

oh just love that image hun and adore the layout,just perfect hugs cherylxxxxxxx

Audrey Pettit said...

How absolutely adorable, Maria! Love, love that sweet pilgrim and love your combination of coloring and paper piecing. Fabulous text background, too. And thanks for sharing all the lovely freebies!

Brandi said...

What a darling card! She is so cute! :) Love all the paper piecing. :)

Riet said...

So gorgeous Maria.

Hugs Riet.xx

malia said...

what a great card maria!

GiGi said...

What a fabulous card! I love the girl image and the background! Thanks for playing at Whimsical Wednesdays!

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

Totally adorable creation Maria! Thanks so much for joining us at The Sisterhood 'Give Thanks' challenge and please come back again soon!

one of the 'Sistahs'

Sandi said...

Maria - I love this image, super creation!
Thanks for playing in our 'Birthdays OR Thanksgiving' Challenge #33, and for using a Digital OR Stamped image!
♥ Sandi
DT Coordinator for Pattie's Creations Challenge!
and Pattie's shop
Home of Pattieboop and Allie!

Becca said...

Thanks for the freebies! I'm printing 2 right now.

Miss Sue said...

Cute card, love the image. Thanks for all the freebies and thanks for playing along at My Sheri Crafts!

Sarah said...

Oh she's so cute! Great card! Thanks for joining us at My Sheri Crafts!

Sara I. said...

Love her paper pieced outfit and the fab script dp! Thanks for joining us at Guylou's and good luck!

* Shaz * said...

Fabulous card

Thank you for joining us this time at Ruby's Rainbow, hope you will join us again soon xx

Lisa B said...

Maria se came out adorable! I love how you put the card together. It is always a pleasure stopping by your blog.
Thanks for taking the time to play along with our "Thankful" challenge over at the Sisterhood of Crafters.

Anne Temple said...

Love your girl pilgrim and your Thanksgiving card is gorgeous. Thanks for joining us at AiFactory this week for the Autumn challenge.

The Rogue Redhead said...

Super cute card! Thanks for playing the Dress Down Rebel Challenge on RRD!

Linda Palmer said...

Love the image and love your card. It is so cute, she is adorable. Thanks for joining us over at the Corrosive Challenge Blog.

Basslady said...

a very swseet and delightful card!

thanks so much for playing along with us at Ruby’s Rainbow Challenges!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Pat (mspfd) said...

Awesome coloring of your sweet image. Lovely design, Maria.

Kim Kelley said...

Love the background paper! Great card! Thank you for joining us at Guylou's! HUGS

Kim K

joni said...

Beautiful!!! I love your lil girl...she is darling! Love the colors! Thanks so much for joining us at Whimsical Wednesdays!

downrightcrafty said...

gorgeous creation and so yummy too Paul, thank you so much for joining us at Stampin with the Dragon
Hugs Kate xx
ps I have some new candy if you are interested :)

Guylou said...

Beautiful!!! thanks for participating in our challenge at Guylou's.

Stephanie said...

Maria, this is too cute. Thanks for palying along at SNSDC.

Makiko Jones said...

This is so cute!! Fantastic job on the paper piecing especially! Thank you for playing along at the SNSDC!

Calypso's Crafts said...

I am admiring your lovely CAS card!! That image is just too cute!

Thank you for joining us at Sentimental Sundays this week.


Amanda said...

This is a beautiful card. Thank you for joining us at Ruby's Rainbow.


Karen said...

This is beautiful! :o) The image is adorable and you dressed her up so gorgeously. The background is lovely and the natural twine and clear button are perfect choices for this project. The paper piecing is simply beautiful. :o) Thank you for playing along with us at Whimsical Wednesdays! :o)

Hugs and blessings!

Tameko said...

Lovely card. Thanks for joining the Sentimental Sundays Challenge.