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Thursday, June 9, 2011

Quixotic Paperie 2nd Anniversary Celebration!!!!

Good Morning Everyone, Happy Thursday!!! I hope everyone is enjoying their week!!!! Today
some of the SCACD Design Team have the pleasure of joining Quixotic Paperie today to help celebrate their 2nd Anniversary, and also to throw the spotlight on SCACD Stamps, which are available in the UK at Quixotic Paperie!

Today designers from both the SCACD Stamps and Quixotic Paperie teams are showing off creations featuring some of the gorgeous images available through SCACD Stamps.

It's not a hop, so feel free to dip in and out of the list of blogs however you please!

Here's the list of participants:

As you may be aware, SCACD Stamps is run by the lovely Susana of Susana's Custom Art & Card Design in the US. The SCACD Stamps range is available in the UK exclusively at Quixotic Paperie.

There are three fantastic artists in the current range from SCACD Stamps - Carmen Medlin, Elisabeth Bell and Victoria Case, each with a different style.

As part of the celebrations and the spotlight today, there is a PRIZE GIVEAWAY! Visit the Quixotic Inspirations blog for details and to enter!

Today I would like to share a creation with you that I made with this FABULOUS Victoria Case Image for SCACD Hot Stuff!!! She is just PERFECT for those summer creations :)))) Hope you enjoy my creation today!!!

(Please feel free to click on the picture for a better view)

For this card today, I used this fabulous NEW Bo Bunny Paper Barefoot & Bliss Collection....These colors just scream summer don't they??? I also picked up these fun umbrellas a couple weeks back and thought it would be fun to add one to my card!!!

Also I wanted to let you know that SCACD is NOW SELLING Make it Crafty Stamps!!! WOOHOO this is very exciting, if you have a moment come check out these FABULOUS images!!!! I can't wait to play with them myself!!!

Thanks soooo much for joining us, we hope you enjoyed checking out SCACD Stamps with us today!!!!!

I am entering this card in the following challenges:

Paper Pretties - Summer
A Spoonful of Sugar - Summer
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Craft Room Challenge - Anything Goes
Crazy Amigo Challenge - Summer
Papertake Weekly - Anything Goes
Craft Your Passion - Anything Goes
Design Dollies - Orange/Yellow, White, Aqua Blue
Corrosive challenge - Summer Colors
Crafty Hos' - Let Summer Begin
Creative Cowgirls - Summertime Fun
Gingerloft - Tie a Yellow Ribbon

Here's the Recipe

Image - SCACD stamped in memento ink, and colored with copics
Sentiment - Misc. stamped in memento ink
Paper - PTI White, Bo Bunny Designer Paper
Accessories - Misc Ribbon, Circle and Scallop Nesties, Gelly Roll Glitter Pen, SU Scallop Border Punch


Penni said...

Wow Crystal gorgeous card - I love this image and your colour combo is great.


Mary J said...

Gorgeous, Crystal! I love that gal and those DPs are luscious!!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Beautiful Crystal~~ I just love the sunshiny colors and your coloring!! Gorgeous design gf!!

Anonymous said...

Oh wowzer girl!!! This is fantastic hun!! LOVE those yummy colors and the umbrella accent is so clever!! Wonderful details hun!!! HUGS

Patti J said...

She is so much fun! So sassy! Darling card, Crystal, and the DP's and colors are delightfully bright and cheery! Hope you are well...hugs!!!

Emily (stampingout on SCS) said...

Super duper cute, Crystal! I love the paper umbrella embellie! :)

Karen Wilson said...

This is gorgeous, Crystal! I love how you did her hair. Great sentiment!

Cindy Haffner said...

I ADORE her, great colors!!~

Dawnll said...

What fab new images!
Love the color choices on your beauty.
As always great design.
blessings to you, Dawn ll

Alex said...

Crystal, what a FABULOUS card! I love the umbrella!!! Beautiful colors.

Jacilynn said...

I love the umbrella! super cute summer card Crystal!

Craftypagan said...

Hi Crystal! I hope you are well my friend! This card is utterly gorgeous-love the fun bright colours and she is a darling!

Zoechaos said...

Lovely card! Thank you for sharing with us at Craft-Room Challenge hope we will see you again XOXO Zoe

Julia Aston said...

What a cool little chick Crystal! Love the papers you used!

Imke said...

YEAH, this is SUMMER !! Thanks for playing along at The Corrosive Challenge Blog

Shell Shearer Swinscoe said...

Fab card love the colours & the brollie looks fab!

Thank you, for joining us at Craft Your Passion, good luck!
hugs Shell xx

Sabrina aka okimom2girlz said...

Oh my word, Crystal, this is one fabulous card you came up with here!! Your coloring is blowing me away and those fun and cheery colors are wonderful!! Hugs, Sabrina

Maria said...

Gorgeous card and great summer colours. Love the stitching detail! Good luck in the Craft-Room Challenge and thanks for joining us. Maria x

Marianne said...

What a great card!
Love the colors and the paper!
Thanks for playing along at creative cowgirls challenge!

Anonymous said...

Beautiful card, I love the idea with the little umbrella

Tammy said...

OM Gosh she is sooo cute Crystal!! I absolutely love the blue & orange colors!! The umbrella is a perfect embellishment!
Tammy :)

Tracy said...

What a lovely fun, bright and gorgeous card crystal. The umbrella is a great touch.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Nikki Byrne said...

Lovely card and image. Thank you for joining our first challenge at craft room challenge. Nikki DT

Danni said... the umbrella!! What an amazing, fabulous card!!

Marlene said...

Oooh....check out that sultry little thing! Cute!!! Love the little paper umbrella you added...too sweet!

Grace said...

Oh how adorable Crystal!!! Cute image and I'm loving the new dp! The little umbrella is the perfect touch!!! So glad you are back to creating and feeling better!!!

cabio's craft corner said...

Beautiful and awesome card with cute coloring on the image!! It sure brighten up someone's day!! Thanks for sharing :o)

Kerri said...

This is so adorable, Crystal! I just love that umbrella and those fun papers! Awesome coloring too, girl!

Lynn said...

Hi Crystal, Your card is fab and the image is super sweet!!
Thanks so much for joining us GingerLoft Challenges:)
Lynn xx
PS: Be sure to come visit GL for the Asian Blog hop starting on 12th June:)

tilly said...

wow, Crystal..... loving this pic of you ready for the sun lol.......
a really summery card and lovelu colouring, so sweet

Joan Ervin said...

Whoa, girl...your coloring is spectacular on that adorable image and how fun to add the umbrella...this is the perfect summer card!!!!

2Angels said...

What a fantastic summery card Crystal! Love the umbrella and of course the papers!! :)

Lynne Armstrong said...

Gorgeous card Crystal. Love the bright, sunny colours and your colouring is awesome :)
Hugs xx

Angela said...

So cute! Beautiful image and coloring! Love the little umbrella! hugs, Angela

Gina said...

Fabulous clean card Crystal, so delicate :D Thank you for joining us at Creative Cowgirls XXX

{Lynn - that's me!} said...

How very cute Crystal. That paper umbrella is a perfect embellishments. Awesome creativity!!!

Chris said...

what a fun, summery card, that umbrells is "da bomb". thanks for playing with us at Paper Pretties.

Anneke said...

So beautiful this summer card!! Love the umbrella :)
Hugs Anneke

Kim Y. said...

Aww..this is such a darling card!

Julie said...

What a beautiful card, so summery. The image is gorgeous.

Julie W x

Crafteezee said...

Love the image and your colouring is fabulous. Thanks for sharing with us at Bearly Mine. Hugs Tracy x

Dawn B. said...

Man do I wish I had her body.. This is so cute. I am so glad you are back to stamping and feeling better.. Sending hugs.

marilynprestonn said...

Darling little gal! Love the papers and the cute little parasol. WOW prizes too. :)Peggy

I am having a great time hope you too are enjoying friends and or family or both. LOL Hugsxo

Bella´s Bastelecke said...

Beautiful cards...such cute images...thanks for joining us at Bearly Mine ……..

Marilyn (mlj-mlj) said...

Adorable! Super colors and papers. Love the umbrella too!!

Kim Piggott said...

Oh Crystal this is so very fabulous!
kim x

wendipooh13 said...

totally LOVIN that card!!!! love that flower hibiscus flower paper too!!!! thanks soo much for playing along with the Dollies!!!

Kristine said...

SUch a GREAT summery card Crystal!! LOVE that umbrella you added--perfect!

KarenB said...

You rocked those colours - absolutely perfect for a summer card :)

tiggertastic said...

fantastic colouring - wow! love the image too

Good luck in the challenges, hugs Sarah-Louise My Blog

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