Thursday, March 25, 2010

Oh My Gosh ...

... I just couldn't help myself!!!
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Melanie over at *Wink *Wink Ink has certainly been busy creating new digi images for you all!!  She just shared this one with us, and I just could not wait to play with it!  REMEMBER ... this is not only a B/W image for you to color on your own ... but there is also a precolored image when you purchase any of Melanie's stamp sets.  That is what I have used on this card!   This set also comes with various sentiments.  Here the full size card using this new "In A Jam" digi:
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 IS THIS CUTE OR WHAT!!!  After printing and cutting out the sentiment, I gave it a "bend" before attaching it to the card front with purple brads.  I just today picked up with Recollections designer paper at Michaels ... perfect!!  And as you can see best in the "snippet" ... I have added Crystal Effects to give the jar a "real" appearance!    


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Now, here is a card I colored myself (now you know why I LOVE these precolored digis so much!!).  The designer paper is Stemma, the circles were die cut using Nestabilities and the flowers are Prima ... so easy, peasy fun creations!!!  Although, I do think I'll go back and add Crystal Effects to this card as well ... just makes it POP!!
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Don't we all feel like this little guy from time to time!!  LOL!!  What great fun to have a creation like this to send to that "special" person who has at some point ... Helped You Out Of A Jam!!!  Sure to bring an instant smile to their face!!

Well ... that's all for me today!!  I'm trying to get creative for my grand-daughter's 18th birthday coming up this weekend ... but I seem to be stalling out ... NOT GOOD!!!  Best get back to it!!  

Please stop back tomorrow when I will have another fun RAISE THE BAR challenge creation to share with you!!  Thanks for stopping by!!

11 comments:

  1. Wow Darlene these creations are so adorable!!I love the DP and coloring
    on both creations!!GORGEOUS!!
    HUGS and BLESSINGS,
    Chris

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  2. Adorable! It reminds me of Anne of Green Gables, when the teacher comes to tea and Anne finds a mouse in the cream or butter, I think.

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  3. These are both amazingly ADORABLE cards!!! You're fast!

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  4. YUMMY card! I love this image! Your coloring is fab and love the sentiment!
    Blessings,
    Kim xXx

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  5. These are adorable.... I LOVE this sweet mouse in a jam.. What a fun idea.. Your jam jar looks real.. Just came to see how Morgan's friend was doing.. I hope he is better.. Huge hugs.

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  6. Love both of these cards Dar. The background papers are perfect for both cards.

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  7. Love these Darlene! The Crystal Effets look great!

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  8. LOL, this is too cute for words Dar!!!

    I MUST HAVE that image!!!! I love your cards!!!!

    Hugs & Blessings, Maria

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  9. They're BOTH adorable! Love the glass look in the top card - but the bottom card looks like REAL strawberry jam!!! Love it!

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  10. Oh wow Dar!! These are so adorable girl!! I LOVE the colors you've used on both hun!! the glass jar looks so fabulous!! This is such a darling image!! :) HUGS

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  11. Darlene, both your cards are super cute...I love that mouse in the jam jar and the sentiment is so fitting! I can see why you like these images so much....just adorable!
    TFS
    Hugs,
    Charlotte
    XXX

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Thanks for taking the time to leave me some love!
Darlene