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Friday, April 23, 2010

...Farm Fresh Friday Is Going Green

It's Farm Fresh Friday time at The Greeting Farm Blog, and this week we have...Going Green Challenge!  We were to either use something green, or recycle items to use on our cards...so I went with the color green.  I used one of the new digital images from Marina Neira called "Randy With Flower", then colored it with my Copic Sketch Markers. The patterned papers were from the BasicGrey's Offbeat paper pad, and after piercing the four edges of the large background panel, I added a Button and sentiment panel (from the "Anya Says" set) to complete the card.


I also wanted to share this scrapbook page that I made of my baby, Maggie using the "In The Spotlight Scrapbook Kit"...isn't she beautiful?!?  She was only 10 weeks old when I took this picture of her lounging in the tall grass of our backyard.  When she was a pup her eyes were bright green and absolutely gorgeous...so I thought I'd showcase her green eyes for the green challenge! :)

Now let's see what the Farmers and Critter Crew have up their sleeves for today's challenge:
That's it for me today! Thanks for stopping by, and be sure to head over to the TGF Blog for the official challenge rules and prizes!  I'll see you again tomorrow with a card for another C4C Challenge. Until then...

Supplies for Card
Stamps: Randy With Flower, Anya Says (The Greeting Farm)
Papers:  Chocolate Chip, Baja Breeze, PTI White, Offbeat DP (BasicGrey)
Inks:  Black
Accessories:  dimensionals, mat pack, paper piercer, button, linen thread, mini glue dot, word window punch, nesties, big shot, scissors, multi-liner, copics (0, Y32, 35, 38, YG93, 95, 97, BG73, 75, 78, E30, 31, 33, 95, 97, 99, W1, 3, 5)
Supplies for SB Layout
Stamps:  In The Spotlight SB Kit (The Greeting Farm)
Papers:  Chocolate Chip, Kiwi Kiss, Pink Pirouette, PTI White, June Bug DP (BasicGrey)
Inks:  Rich Cocoa, Kiwi Kiss, Pink Pirouette, Real Red
Accessories:  sewing machine, distressing tool, dimensionals, border punch, butterflies punch, nesties, big shot, rhinestones, ribbon

13 comments:

Betty aka ZacksNana said...

2 darling creations Mercy! I love the little puppy. Just too darn cute!

Sparkle said...

What darling creations!

Kelly Booth said...

Love How you color these sweet animals Mercy so CUTE!! Your Scrapbook Page with your Dog is just perfect!! What a Beautiful Pup...

the whimsical butterfly said...

Your card is too cute-your coloring is awesome, girl!

Cindy Haffner said...

SWEET, SWEET, SWEET!!

Jodi said...

I love both your card and scrap page!! Wonderful layouts!
Hugs
Jodi =)

Randi said...

These are both amazing projects Mercy!! You colored adorable 'Randy' flawlessly!! And your layout is stunning!! I love that ruffle of paper you sewed on and, how you deckle cut the photo! AWESOME!

Heather Schlatter said...

Mercy,

Absolutely Darling!!!

Heather Schlatter said...

LOL,

Really you have two great creations here and I love that Scrap Book Page. Awesome take on the Greens!!!! I love the layouts too!!!

Heather

Jessie/knightrone said...

I love this!! How cute!!

Kim Nath said...

Your card is gorgeous! I love that paper and how your image is so perfectly coordinated! Your doggie is pretty cute too, I don't think I have ever seen a dog with green eyes, how cool!

Mary Giles (OhioMary) said...

Super cute cards and OMGosh that puppy is adorable...both of them. Great coloring and love all the elements for both projects.

kadie said...

Your critter card is SO SO SO cute!!! I love it.

AND I don't know if I have enough words to describe how much I love your going green scrap layout! The strips of paper and ribbon up the side are fantastic, GREAT photo and love the little bits of stitching and bling. This rocks!