Monday, March 22, 2010

It's Spring!!

Can you believe that it is already time for the third challenge for Going Grey with Scrap Creations. This week's challenge is a really great one, after a long, cold snowy winter it is time to break out those cute Spring stamps and create something for a


The ladies have really out did themselves this week. Be sure to let them know how much you like their wonderful creations. And don't forget that you need to use Basic Grey paper on your creation, I just love the new Basic Grey papers. This paper is from one of the newer pack that just came out!

Isn't this a really cute stamp. It is from a stamp company called Bildmalarna. Their stamps are adorable. After I colored her I cut it out and popped it up. I stamped flowers on each side of her with my Rubber Stamp Tapestry set then Stickled all the flowers.

These are some challenges that fit with this card
Going Grey With Scrap Creation Challenge #3-The Challenge this week is a Spring theme. Aren't you so ready to do Spring and forget about winter!

Quirky Crafts Challenge 24-This challenge is to use flowers on your creation, I love flowers on almost everything I create!

Crafty Calendar Challenge 6-Flower Power is their challenge this month.

Frosted Designs Challenge-Think Spring is the challenge this week.

Crafty Cardmakers Challenge 17-Spring into Spring!

Cuttlebug Be Inspired #76 Challenge-Ring in Spring is their fun challenge this time!

Creative Belli Challenge #87-This fun challenge was a great sketch with a twist, you needed to use a clip on your creation.

Fab n' Funky Challenge #15-"It's All New" is the challenge, to use something new on your creation. I used my new stamp, new Basic Grey paper, my new Spellbinder deckle oval nestie, and my new Prima roses! I love new things to play with!

Totally Gorjuss Challenge #22-The challenge this week is to use ribbon, what is a card without ribbon!

Allsorts Challenge Week 44-This challenge is Spring is in The Air!

Crafty Catz Challenge #24-This challenge is a spring challenge!
Roses on Paper Challenge 34-This fun challenge is "Punch It". you need to use a punch on your creation. I used the Paper Shaper leaf punch on my card as well as a few Nestibilities! Great challenge to do.

These are all fantastic challenges and you should consider playing along or see what others created for each challenge!

Stamps-Bildmalarna, Rubber Stamp Tapestry
Paper- Basic Grey, SU Pretty In Pink and Mint Melody CS, Papertrey White CS
Inks- Copics, Ass't. SU Ink Colors, Memento Black
Accessories-Nesties, Cuttlebug Embossing Folder, Prima Roses, Paper Shaper Leaf Punch, Stickles, Michaels Ribbon, Misc. Swirl Clip

Thank you so much for stopping by today to see what I created. I really appreciate all the wonderful comments you leave for me to read.

Happy Creating,


my5bratz said...

GORGEOUS, thanks for joining us at FnF :0)


Hi Mary
A gorgeous card,thankyou for joining us at CraftyCatz for this week's challenge,
Hugs Dianne xx

Michele Spera said...

very cute image, love the organza ribbon used!Thanks for joining us at Tg this week

Crystal said...

Mary awwwww this is sooo wonderful, what a beautiful card LOVE your flowers and how you did your sentiment!

andrea said...

beautiful card,thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky this week

Kat said...

This is really sweet. Thanks for joining us at TG this week.

Kat x

Basement Stamper said...

Pretty card, love those prima roses!

mamichelle said...

This is so pretty, Mary!! The image is adorable.

Maria Matter said...

Mary, this is really pretty! Adorable image and love your flowers, the clip is perfect! great take on the sketch!
Blessings, Maria

Peggy said...

Wow Mary! This is beautiful. Great job!

Viipula said...

This is so beautiful card! Gorgeous!

Hugs x Viipula from Finland

Iris said...

Gorgeous card and beautiful papers and colors! And what a great job combining all these challenges, wow!
Thanks for playing along at RoP & BnW


Kristen said...

Oh Mary, this is GORGEOUS. I love the colors you used. FABULOUS!!!!

Rosette said...

Wowzer Mary!! Waht a lovely colourful card.. yeah.. so springy.. and you did punch it! lOL

Thanks for joining in the fun at ROP. Hope to see your lovely cards again next time :)
Hugs xx

joy said...

Cute, cute card! Love the colors and the flowers. Thank you for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

freckleface said...

Super cute card.. Thanks for playing along at TG this week…Debs

Kim. said...

Gorgeous card with a really really cute image and I love the tapestry stamped flowers too they seem to tie all the colours together. Thanks for joining us this month over at Crafty Calendar Challenges.
Kim xXx

judie said...

stunning card, love the image but i adore those flowers and leaves, thanks for playin with us at crafty cardmakers xx

{Jane} said...


Thanks for joining us on SCSC :)

Hugs Jane x

Vixykins said...

What a fab card and your colouring is perfect, beautiful :)

Many thanks for joining us at crafty cardmakers x

Anonymous said...

This is beautiful...I love all the detail and colour scheme...and the flowers around the image is such a great idea...

Thank's for joining Crafty Cardmakers this week

~Christina~ said...

Great colors and super cute image :)

Chrissy D said...

This is sooo springy and LOVELY! I love the floral additions and your combo of papers! Thanks for joining us in the Belli Challenge!

Made by Mandy said...

I LOVE what you have done with the tapestry stamps,very effective

Thanks for joining us over at Crafty Cardmakers :)