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I have been stamping and scrapbooking for the past 10 years. It is my favorite hobby and I sure do miss it when life gets way too busy. I have 3 amazing children, and a wonderful, supportive husband.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Your Next Stamp Challenge & Some Exciting News!!!

Good Morning Everyone Happy Wednesday!!!! Before I get to my creation today I wanted to share some exciting news with you. Paper and Pixels is launching their very first magazine issue TODAY!!!! Every Month you will see another issue of this AWESOME paper crafting magazine. Guess what?? I will be featured in this magazine each month, to share creations, techniques, and other fun stuff. This is a FREE magazine you can sign up for!!! So come over and sign up HERE and get your issue each month for FREE!!!! I am really excited to be working with Laura and Paper and Pixels. This is going to be such an AWESOME adventure!!!!

Today its Wednesday and its time for another FUN Your Next Stamp Challenge!! This week the challenge is to Give Thanks to either make a Thanksgiving Creation or a Thank you card!!! I chose to make a Thank You card using this darling image Berry Patch Ellie and a computer generated sentiment Thank you Berry Much!!!! Hope you enjoy my creation today!!!

Sorry for the picture quality I was having severe camera issues my nature light lamp bulb is blown and I need to make a trip to my nearest Lowes..LOL!! This card is so much brighter!!!!

Come on over and join in the fun with us HERE for your chance to win a FABULOUS prize!!!!

Thanks so much for stopping by today, I hope everyone has a GREAT Wednesday!!!

Here's The Recipe

Image - Your Next Stamp- Stamped in Momento Ink, Colored with Copics, cut out and popped up
Sentiment - Computer Generated
Paper - Whisper White, K&C Company Designer Paper
Accessories - Inky Charm, Sewing Machine, Nesties, Oval Punch, Stickles


Silvie Z said...

Hi Crystal!
Finally got a chance to come to your blog! So many gorgeous cards and projects since my last visit! This one is no exception - love the color combo and DPs! And the strawberry charm and matching sentiment are awesome!!!Wonderful job!
Warm hugs,
Silvie from France

Silvie Z said...

Me again :-) BIG CONGRATS on your news! Well deserved to have your creations published in the magazine! I'm so happy for you!
Your rock girl!
Silvie from France

Sharon said...

Congratulations on being published, that is awesome news honey. Love this card, super colour combo. Thanks so much for all your visits, I so enjoy them. hugs Sharon xoxoxo

Debbie said...

Gorgeous card Crystal,this little image is such a cutie,love the colours you have used with her,Hugs Debbie x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Congrats on the papers and pixels magazine Crystal. How exciting!!

Your card is gorgeous!! I just love your bright and cheery color combo and your coloring!! What a gorgeous scene and beautiful choice of dp my friend. Awesome take on the Thanks challenge gf!!

cra3y said...

cute card!
like it much

hugs Sasha xx

Anonymous said...

Wow, that's fantastic! Congrats! Your card is wonderful as well. Love it!

Karen Wilson said...

Wow Crystal! That's AWESOME news girl!! Look fwd to seeing your work in there!

Love this card, it's super cute and love how you've popped her up!

Julia Aston said...

What a sweet scene on your card Crystal - love that little girl!

Karen (Your Next Stamp) said...

This card is sooo berry sweet! I just adore Berry Patch Ellie and your layout and colors are fab! Love that little charm too! I'm off to check out this exciting new magazine - COOL!

Karen Wilson said...

I'm all joined up! Look fwd to getting the mag!

Heather said...

Uber delicious! LOVE the use of fun colors and the images! So berry terrific!

Hugs cutie!

Beth aka BR-T said...

Crystal I love this card, it is so bright & cheery with great laying! Wooooohooooo to you for being published this is great news! Beth

Jodi Collins said...

Congrats girlie!! SUCH exciting news! I am SO happy for you!! LOVE your gorgeous card too!!!

Ann said...

Great card. What exciting news for you too, Congratulations.

Wendy Ramlakhan said...

Just adorable, I love the bright fun colors. And congrats on the magazine, that is just AWESOME!!!

Cindy Haffner said...

How exciting Crystal, Congrats. I {adore} your SWEET card.

Sabrina Jackson said...

Oh YEAH, Oh YEAH, go Crystal, go so deserve this and what an honor. Congrats!!! Your card is so cute and the colors so fun....LOVE it!! I am so excited for ya....I can't contain myself,hehe!! Hugs my friend, Sabrina

Dawnll said...

Congrats girl on this exciting news, I will pop over and join.
Adorable card as always, love your coloring.

Tammy said...

Crystal what awesome news!! How exciting...congrats!!
Your card is ADORABLE! Such a sweet image and I love the colors!!
Tammy x

Kerri said...

Oh I just love the fun colors you used on this card, and the layout rocks! So super cute, Crystal!!!

Sylvia Blum said...

oh my word.. I think a card cannot be sweeter than yours!!! LOVE the image and what you've done with it! So much detail and everything's just perfect! *wow*.. as always, you did an amazing job with this card!
{hugs} Sylvia

Monique said...

Congratulations on being in the Papers and Pixels.. I will go and sign up right after I tell you how adorable this card is... She is so adorable love the scene that you have created and cute heart charm :)

Stacy Morgan said...

Darling darling! Whohoo On the magazine also. Congrats!

Sue said...

Hi Hun
aww fabby card, super cute image, gorgeous papers & design, sue,x

Tracy said...

You go girl, what fabulous news, congratulations love, loving the card aswell crystal.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

Lisa Lara said...

Hi Crystal girl. Oh this is so stinkin cute. I love how you did your bg and the colors.

Jodi said...

Sweet scene and coloring!! I love that you added the charm to match!
Jodi =)

Jodi said...

Oh My Congratulations on being published too girl!!
Jodi =)

Darlene said...

WOW ... CONGRATS girlfriend! I am so proud of you!!! I have signed up and can't wait to see more of your amazing creations and "get involved".
Your creation today is awesome as always!

Anonymous said...

Aww.. super cute card, Crystal! Love this sweet image and those bright and cheerful colors of your papers. Just adorable! ;) hugs, Angela

Kimberly's Krafts said...

Wahooooo Crystal! Look at you published in this fun magazine!! I can't wait to go sign up for my first issue! How fun! Congrats GF! Well deserved! :)
This card is darling!! LOVE your sewing, and your coloring is always amazing! That charm is a sweet added touch! LOVE IT!!:)

Hope your having a fab week.
Miss talking to you!

Amy Johnson said...

Adorable card as always Crystal! Congrats on the magazine!

Maureen said...

Congrats on the magazine - how cool! And great card - love all the 'bellies, especially the charm!

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