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Wednesday, October 6, 2010

I live in the South...

So, this past weekend was seriously like my crafting birthday. I won the second Flower Basket Challenge at A Day for Daisies. (Challenge 3 - Lots of Layers is on now...) My name was pulled for the September Show Us Your Stuff Challenge in the A Day for Daisies group on CDAC. Michelle Perkett was so awesome and put one of my Snow Goddess cards on her blog for the big blog hop at CDAC. AND, I won a free digi from a new stamp company, Anita Be Stampin! I was way too excited all weekend... :)

Since it's been almost a week since I made anything, I really wanted to get to my new Tallulah digi from Anita Be Stampin. Anita & I sent a couple of emails back and forth after I found out I won, and I was telling her how this stamp reminds me of the Kentucky Derby and Designing Women. (Don't you miss that show?) I live in GA; this woman is - without question - a Southerner. I used Mojo Monday's Sketch #159 and came up with...


Leopard, right? Owww... She couldn't just be plain with that big ol' hat on! :) I called myself paper piecing that dress but didn't like how it came out. (The paper was too thick.) So I ended up free handing those leopard spots. And as football and Lisa @The Purple Place have recently reminded me, it is Breast Cancer Awareness Month so she got some pink too, Sugah!

I'm entering this card in the Mojo Monday Sketch Challenge #159, Karber's Challenge 8 - Go Digital, Paper Playtime's Challenge #19 - Ribbons, Buttons, or Rhinestones, Cowgirl's Sunday Stamp'en Challenge - Anything Goes, Crafty Emma's #6 - Get A Hat, Stamp, Scrap, and Doodle Saturdays - Open, Fab N Funky Challenges #43 - Use a Digi, and Freshly Brewed's Anything Goes/Girlie Challenge. Also, Anita from Anita Be Stampin is giving one of her rubber stamps away in a challenge she has on PCP. To enter, all you have to do is make a card using one of her images before midnight (CT) on Saturday; she even has a free one waiting there...

**Totally unrelated, but if you use Picnik to edit your pictures, have you seen the stuff they have for Halloween? Fangs, fake beards, spiderwebs, eyeball frames, ghoulish fonts... They set it out. Picnik even has the pink Breast Cancer Awareness Frame that I used...

18 comments:

  1. Hi Trina fabulous card for a fabulously worthy cause. Love your image its fab!!
    Thanks for joining us at CES Challenges.

    Hugs Vicky xx

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  2. Hope you don't mind me stopping by to tell you about Papercraft Star (just in case you don't already know!) We'd love to have you enter some of your inspired projects in our challenges there. We're also having a DT call soon and want to tell papercrafters like you about the call! There is still time to enter our PTI gift certificate drawing too! http://papercraftstar.blogspot.com/2010/09/another-gift-certificate-give-away-at.html

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  3. This is awesome! Love the animal print. Thanks for playing with us at Paper Playtime. :) Janis

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  4. Great card. Love the panter print!
    Thanks for playing along at cowgirl sunday challenge,
    Marianne

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  5. Its a gorgeous card Trina and I love the leopard print. Thanks for joining us this week at the CES Challenge!
    Clairex

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  6. WOW! Great job on creating her dress! Love the card. Thanks for participating in the Paper Playtime Challenge!

    Pam

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  7. Oh my! She sure is working the sass! ;) Love how fun this is and how wonderfully you colored it!! If you're looking for another fun challenge, DeNami Design has a ribbon challenge :)
    http://denami.blogspot.com/2010/10/product-challenge-4.html

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  8. Just love the pink/leopard print combo - very striking!You did a great job drawing all those spots too.Thanks for joining us At CSSC :D
    Lisa x

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  9. WOW . . fab digi image and another one to add to my "must have" collection! Many thanks for joining us at Fab'n'Funky challenges this week.

    Lou
    x

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  10. wow Trina I cant belive you had the patience to do all that leopard print by hand, but it suits the gorgeous image so well
    Mina xxx

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  11. What an awesome card. Love the leopard!!! Great design!

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  12. This card totally ROCKS! I Love the free handed animal print.. that is just too awesome!

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  13. What a great card - just loving that image.
    Thanks for joining us at Fab 'n' Funky this week, and hope to see you again next.
    Hugs Sharon x

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  14. Hey I wanted to say congrats on winning all that stuff.. YOU GO GIRL! also I had to laugh because I am from Kentucky and the first thing I thought when seeing this image was this gal is headed to the derby in that hat..lol

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  15. I love this card!!! and I agree 100%, she has to be from the south!!! Sassy, beautiful and fun!
    Great card. Thanks for playing along at Freshly Brewed Challenges

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  16. fab image,gorgeous colours and detail,lovely card thankyou for joining us at fab'n'funky
    andrea

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  17. Thats a fab card love how you did the dress.
    Vicky

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