Tuesday, March 2, 2010

MMSC43 Dancer Shannon Floral Card

Happy Tuesday everyone!  Ok, it's March.  It is time for Spring.  The days are getting longer...daylight saving's time is right around the corner, and warmer days ahead.  Watch out snow.....your days are numbered : )

Ahhh, so now that I have gotten that off my chest.  Who's up for the sketch challenge this week?  It's a good one.  Really fun to work. 

My image this week is Shannon and the Dance by our weekly MMSC sponsor: Sunshine and Giggles
Our very own Priscilla is the monthly MMSC sponsor this month.  Stop over at her new store to see some of the fabulous things she has to offer.  She has the most awesome envelope kits that are so easy to use.

I hope that I have inspired you to create along with us this week with this fun sketch.  Thanks for dropping by to sit a spell with me.  Please come back again soon, and have a wonderful day.

Bless you all who have been kind enough to leave me a comment.  I appreciate you greatly.

Some challenges for this card include: 
Lexi's Creations-Anything goes
CRAFT challenges-Ribbon and Sparkle
Cute Card Thursday-Ribbon
The Treehouse-Bling
SSDS-Sparkle and Shine
YNS-Spring colors
Crafty Catz-Fancy edge & Ribbon
Crazy 4 Challenges- Textures X3
A Spoon Full of Sugar- Beads
Practical Scrappers-Chalks/Ink
By The Cute And Girly-Spring
The Pink Elephant
Creative Belli-Butterflies or dragonflies
Flutter By Wednesday-Butterfly
Crafty Creations-cut and pop
Raise the Bar- Layers of 3...(my flowers are layered 3 times each)


Leanne said...

This card is totally gorgeous!! WOW!!


Janice said...

Wow. Carolyn this is absolutely stunning!! I love what you have done with Shannon!

magicwanda said...

What a Beautiful card....
I love all the embellishments ...wow
Thanks for joining us @ Practical Scrappers

Suzie said...

Gorgeous card. Thank you for joining us at Crafty Catz this week. Suzie x

Marley said...

Absolutly stunning!!

Big hugs Marley

loz said...

So stunning in every detail Carolyn..Loz

Neva said...

OMGosh Carolyn, this is awesome. I love your blog as well. Thanks for playing along with the THT challenge and hope to see you again on the next one.

lalkygirl said...

wow ,this is so beautiful,i love all the beautiful embellies,it is such an awesome project,
thanks for joining us at lexis and good luck in the challenge
lalkygirl x

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Wowzer girl!! Talking about incredible detail and texture!! Stunning!! Such a sweet image with beautiful coloring and such an awesome way of framing it!! Beautiful take on the sketch!! Gorgeous creation!!

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

I just noticed all your challenges too!! Way to go GF! Incredible take on the Flutter By Wednesday challenge!! Thanks for adding it to your list of challenges this week for your incredible creation!

Lana Clarke said...

Beautiful in every way and thank you fr joining us at YNS
Lana x

Carol Hurlock said...

Wow Carolyn how gorgeous. I love how you framed your image with the pearls and the little curtain area you made with the pink netting. You are so creative and detailed oriented. Love it!!!

Bear Hugs,
Carol :o}

Annie said...

This has definitely got the wow factor. Just amazing.
Ann xxx
The Pink Elephant DT

coldwaters2 said...

This is one awesome design those flowers and butterflies that image it is like being in your own secret garden and I love it.

Lorraine x

Claire Phillips said...

Thanks for joining us in our pop it up challenge at Crafty Creations with your lovely project - stunning colour and details! Cheers Claire x

pinky said...

What a gorgeous card, so beautifully finished. Gorgeous papers and the image is just perfect. Will have to go get her i think, always on the lookout for an Irish Dancer. Thanks for sharing with us at By the Cute and Girly this month. Hugs

Unknown said...

Carolyn, words cannot express how I feel when I look at this card! OMG, just breathtakingly gorgeous! I love the pearls and bling one the butterflies, the roses are lovely and the image is divine!
Thanks for playing at Practical Scrappers this week!
Kim xXx

Alexandra Lundgren said...

What an absolutely stunning card! Thank you for Fluttering with us this week so I got the chance to see it!

papertrails leaver said...

very pretty card!

carol said...

oh wow so much detail, it is so pretty, thanks for joining in with craftycatz this week, x carol

Dianne said...

WOW! So many many details on this card. It is absolutely gorgeous.

Priscilla said...

WOW Carolyn, you really went to town with this sketch..I love all your florals and butterflies you have added to this one...WOW.. Who ever gets this one is a lucky person.

Anonymous said...

Wow, I am speechless! Your attention to detail here is nothing short of breathtaking! You should be published! :)

Practical Scrappers

Sue said...

Carolyn, love that color combination. And the little Irish dancer is so charming and colored up so beautifully. Had to enlarge to see all the pearls, ribbon and details up close. Just a beautiful creation.

Trudi said...

So pretty Carolyn! Love all the detail & flowers! Thanks for joining us this week at TPE!

Maria Matter said...

Stunning Carolyn!
Blessings, Maria

thank you for joining in with us
@ Creative Belli!

Karen W said...

Wow, this is gorgeous!!

Viipula said...

Wow, awsom! Beautifull flowers and all decorations.

Hugs x Viipula from Finland

Trimgym said...

Great card, thank you for joining us at CRAFT Challenge and good luck!

Jo and Tigerlover.

Rose said...

Lovely card, so much detail! Thanks for joining us at C.R.A.F.t and good luck.

Rose x

Lora said...

This is beautiful! I love all the detail you have added, it's just stunning!
Thanks for joining us at BTC&G this month
Lora x

joy said...

Beautiful. Thank you for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

Monika Lerch said...

Eine wunderschöne Karte hast du gewerkelt.

GLG Moni

Lexi said...

oh how sweet! Fabulous detail..thanks for playing along at lexi's creations

Hugs Lexi xxx

scrappin_mom3 said...

Wow, love the colors and all the details in your card! just beautiful! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Practical Scrappers!


Jeni C Slack (^0^) said...

So much detail has gone into this card! It's striking :) Carolyn you are amazing at finding all the challenges. Did I tell you that you are Superb and the sweetest person ever? *hugs* Am so glad I get to stop by and take a look, hugs ~Jeni

AN said...

Oh--kaunis -runsas kortti-tykkään!
Hyvää viikonloppua! :)

Michelle's Daydreams said...

Gorgeous! I love the ribbons, colors, flowers and pearls you've layered everywhere. Very beautiful.:)

Gunn (MsPlum) said...

WOW! What a colorexplotion! If i did not long for spring before I sure do now. All those lovely springcolors. This is a happycard for sure! What a job adding all those little details - its great!

Take care!


Sue McMahon said...

Hi Carolyn! Look at all this eye candy! Pearls, sparkle, butterflies, flowers, layers and more! WOW! Beautiful job on the sketch this week.


Saskia van den Berk said...

This is so cut!!!Very beautiful!!Hugs Sas