Friday, August 27, 2010

Farm Fresh Friday Sketch and a Preview

Hey everyone!

SWEET SEPTEMBER is ALMOST here! You know what that means?

It's time for another Farm Fresh Friday challenge but we have a SPECIAL treat for you today...and it's just as SWEET as it is TOXIC??? Yep, you guessed it...we are previewing a BRAND NEW set "Sweet and Toxic" to release this coming Wednesday, September 1st at The Greeting Farm!

EXCITED? Well, perhaps you'll be even MORE excited to know that our new CREEPER CREW sets are going to be released as 4x6 stamp sets WITH sentiments! How SWEET is that? You're probably noticing that all of this is just a LITTLE more sweet than toxic, huh?

Well let's show off these sassy new additions with some cards from the Farmers using Mercy's sketch as your challenge this week on the TGF Blog:

And here's my card:
I colored the image with copics and dusted the eyes and cheeks with some chalks. I think the papers are something like Market Street 29. I had to some more of those fun circle flowers. The best part of them is you can make them the size you need and use your left over scraps to make them coordinate. Pretty cool. I mostly stuck with shades of grey and purple. Since there was a splash of green in the stripe paper I colored the Creeper's eyes a similar shade.
Be sure to stop by the TGF Blog today to see all of the creations the FARMERS have for you and be sure to stop by the CA&F Blog tomorrow for MORE previews and an announcement!

One more announcement here on the TGF Farmer we sadly say a (bitter)SWEET goodbye to two of our dear, dear Farmers, Kadie and Cindy :( WAAAAAAHHHHH!!!! Please I need tissues I'm a mess. It's hard to believe these two beautiful souls have been Farmer's for a year already, isn't it? Parting is SWEET sorrow, indeed, and I'm not just saying that :( On behalf of Marie, Jess, and ALL of TGF, we say a SUPER DUPER Thank you to these two wonderful ladies and just KNOW that you'll never be FAR from the Farm! Best of luck and THANK YOU. for EVERYTHING.

As for our little challenge today?

Upload your card/creation using Mercy's sketch to the TGF Galleria>Contests/Challenges>FFF>Mercy Sketch 8-27

The winner of this week's Farm Fresh Friday challenge will WIN the new "Sweet and Toxic" set! I'll see you back here on MONDAY with another SWEET preview, and this all leads up to our RELEASE DAY DT blog hop in which there will be prizes....LOTS of prizes :) Our "SWEET SEPTEMBER" DT Blog Hop will include the Farmers, Team Anya, and our Critter Crew! We can't wait to hop into another fun filled month at TGF with you!

Until then...hope your day is a little less toxic, and a LOT more Sweet!

Thanks for stopping by today! I hope you have a fabulous weekend. Now go check out the rest of the team!
The Farmers...
Cindy {hugs}
Kadie {hugs}

and our beloved Critter Crew...


kadie said...

Passing you a tissue,'re so sweet to me. :)

This card totally ROCKS!! I really love the colors you chose. I never think to use gray and this color combo is great---totally draws my eyes right to that fabulously colored image!! Love that paper flower too.

Sparkplug17 said...

Such a lovely card! I love your flower!

Heather D. ~ Fresh Brewed Designs said...

Awwww :)
And I LOVE your card! That little girl is exactly that... sweet and toxic :D HA! Love it!!! And I loved reading your post. Have a SWEET day Mary.

Amber Hight said...

Super adorable Mary! She is precious!

♥Rach♥ said...

The shading on her dress is beautiful and I LOVE the color scheme :0)

Cindy Haffner said...

Love your card Mary, was FUN farm with you.

Jacqueline said...

Soooo SWEET!! Just LOVE everything about your card! Beautiful coloring as well! :D

Kelly Booth said...

So darn Cute Mary!! i LOVE your sweet Creeper card!!!

Shaela said...

what a super "sweet" card - love this new creeper!

WickedPixie said...

Mary, wow! I saw your card late last night on the TGF site and I was so blown away! Your coloring with that color combo of papers is stunning!

Kim said...

The colors are so fresh and fun, love it!

Tasha said...

This is wonderful! Loving the colours and fabulous stamp - your colour work is awesome
love tasha xx

Jessica Diedrich said...

Totally, totally adore this! Your soft coloring is gorgeous and those papers are perfect! Awesome take on Mercy's sketch and that flower is an awesome touch!

karen said...

Oh I love it!
Great take on the sketch!!

Beverly Montez said...

Love love love your color scheme and this image is awesome!

Sheri Gilson said...

Super cute!! Love the new Creeper!!