Friday, January 8, 2010

When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big Pizza Pie

...that's Amore. I'm so in love with this month's release aren't you? You can make Amy's sprout Sassy, sweet, and spunky. That's what I LOVE about TGF stamps not only are they versatile but so much fun to color.

WELCOME BACK to our first Farm Fresh Friday of 2010!

We're excited to be back with some super fun challenges for you each Friday and can't wait to see how YOU get Fresh with the Farm!

Today we also are excited to announce the new "Brand Name" for Marina Neira's animal line! We are SO pumped about the TGF "Critter Crew" brand of stamps that we are actually celebrating by putting a little blog badge out there for all of you to proudly display on your blogs, too!

Are you NEW to Marina's animal stamps? Not only are the cuddly cute, they are AMAZINGLY fun to color, come in digital designs and rubber! There's something for everyone in the TGF Critter Crew line of stamps!

And now....with an even BIGGER announcement before we get to this week's FFF Challenge. Please join me in welcoming our Jan/Feb 2010 CRITTER CREW GUEST DESIGNERS! We've put a team of three AMAZING gardener-alum together for a limited time to celebrate the official name and and re-launch of the CRITTER CREW....and when you SEE how these gals can color, you won't be surprised to welcome back:

MERCY KERIN
SANDRA MACLEAN, and
SPARKLE SMITH!

Hooray! These talented ladies will be bringing you tons of critter cuteness through the end of February each week here for FFF, so give them a shout out! These gals are going to knock your socks off. I'm soooo happy to have them back at the farm.

Now, onto the challenge! This week's challenge comes from me! My this week to Use Glitter....and Glue! in your project. Could be loose glitter (ack!), Stickles, whatevah ;) Just make it sticky and sparkly, LOL....and you're there!
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RULES:
Upload a card or project using any TGF Stamp to TGF Galleria>Contests/Challenges>FFF>Marys Glitter and Glue. All cards qualifying for prize must be uploaded by Wednesday, January 13th, 2010.

You MUST use a TGF image to qualify for this contest. Any TGF image (digi or rubber ) will do!

We'll announce a winner here next Friday and one lucky stamper will win their choice of SWEET MESSAGE or OUTDOORSY by Marina! Whoo hoo!

Want some inspiration? Check out the amazing new "Critter Crew Guest DT":

And check out what the Farmers got glitzy with this week, too!

For my card I used the adorable Miss Stella. I colored with my handy dandy copics and decided to give her hair some streaks of red and glitter. An eyecatcher for sure on the streets of Paris. I also added some stardust stickles to her dress to help the moonlight add even more sparkle when Stella and her beau are wondering out on the town for a late night snack from the boulangerie. The DP is from Pink Paislee, SU, PTI, and Neenah. I used Mercy's Tuesday Sketch Challenge #55 for the layout.

Thanks for visiting. See you back here on Monday and have some Farm Fresh FUN this weekend!

16 comments:

Sammi said...

Great challenge Mary! and I just LOVE your card!!!
xxx

Rose Petal said...

Hi Mary. Gorgeous card, lovely image and I love how you have done her hair. Fantastic,
Have a lovely day.
Love Sandra xx

Cindy Haffner said...

Thanks for the fun Challenge Mary, Her hair is so pretty.

Mercy said...

super sweetness, mary! love the colors, the dp, and that gorgeous glittery hair!

thanks for playing along with my sketch for this week as well...i'm so tickled to have you join us! :)

{{{hugs}}}
mercy

Kim Nath said...

So thrilled to be working with you again Mary, LOVE this card!

Judy McMullen said...

Mary, your Miss Stella is one hot chick! Love the streaks of glitter in her hair! Terrific! Love the challenge...Great idea!!

Susan said...

Ooo-lah-lah!! How sugary sweet is this card! I love the glittery streaks through Stella's hair & her sparkly dress and the touch of lace is sassy!! Great challenge for FFF and I will *so* be playing along! {hug}

Michelle said...

She's adorable! I love the hair - I had that do back in the 80's - seriously. I can't wait to play along with this challenge too. Great choice

Sandra MacLean said...

Love, love love her! You have truly mastered those copics my friend! I can't wait to ink mine up now! Hmmmm, might do that tonight...got nothing else to do! :)

Sparkle said...

Such a lovely card! I love the scene!

Dawn B. said...

I love what you did with her hair..It is adorable. These images are so fun..Great job..

Summerthyme Studio said...

Ha! Found your blog too and now I'll follow you! Love your card

Hugs

Vicki

karen said...

I LOVE the hair!!!!!!
This card is adorable!

the whimsical butterfly said...

You TOTALLY rocked this challenge, and also came UP with this awesome challenge that I adore! Her hair is on FIRE, LOVE LOVE LOVE it! Such agreat background you made too. Adorable!

WickedPixie said...

Mary, this is so pretty!! I love how you've colored her hair and that Eiffel tower in the background brings in such a romantic feeling! Makes me feel all mushy! :-)Traci

Amy said...

This is B-E-A-UTIFUL Mary! I love, love, love the sparkly streaks in Stella's hair and the tag with the Eiffel Tower is SO perfect for setting the scene... just brilliant! :)

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