Friday, October 02, 2009

Counting Down to World Card Making Day


Thanks for dropping by today to during the countdown to World Card Making Day.  WCMD is on October 3 and is a chance for cardmakers and crafters all over the world to celebrate the joy of making and giving handmade cards.  I was thrilled when Cath Edvalson (Creative Editor of Papercrafts magazine) invited me to join this Blog Hop!  Cath has been featuring papercrafters from all around the world on her blog Moxie Fab World. 

For World Cardmaking Day I will be an instructor at "Holiday Impressions" stamp day.  There are 40 stampers participating and each will take home 25 cards plus 2 projects.  It should be a fun filled stamping day!  How are you celebrating?  Check out the World Cardmaking Day website for some great ideas and don't forget to upload your creations to the WCMD Gallery HERE for a chance to win on both the Papercafts Blog and Moxie Fab World Blog (prize winners will be announce 10/6). 

Some other really cool things for WDMD...

  1. Enter the WCMD contest for a chance to be published in Papercrafts Magazine!


  2. Visit the WCMD Blog Tour to view 25 more cards created just for World Card Making day and receive a 25% off Coupon for the store.


  3. Go to the Moxie Fab World Blog and leave a comment and also visit the links to the other cardmakers on the tour.  If you leave a comment on MFW Blog and on the blogs along the hop you'll be entered to win some fantastic prizes..... everyone loves prizes, right?

Now for my creations....
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The stamps for the first 2 projects are from American Art Stamp.  The third card uses cupcakes from Inkadinkado.  Papers are from a variety of suppliers.  Click on the photos for a closeup view!

Thanks for stopping by.... don't forget to leave a comment here and along the rest of the tour to be entered to win a prize.  Have fun!

146 comments:

NanaBeth said...

Oh I love your cards-the Halloween one made my day. thank you for sharing with us.

Latisha said...

Oh I just drool when I see those tall legged people stamps...I just love them. Beautiful work as always!!

Dragonlady said...

Hi there,

OMG what fantastic cards. I love all your creations. The colours are so vibrant and the images are fantastic.

Ali x

Fifi said...

I love how whimsical your stuff is, it's so unique

Sally said...

Those cards are just gorgeous, thanks for sharing.
Cheers Sally

Magda said...

Oh woow I love these card. Great colours, so brigth and fun.
Magda x

ribenaruby said...

What fantastic cards, thanks for sharing your talent!

Eveline said...

These cards are great, I like the American Art stamps a lot.
Eveline.

Tina said...

Love these cards. So bright & cheerful. TFS.

Teri said...

These are GORGEOUS! I especially love the cupcakes - so colorful!

StampinCathy said...

Both your cards are amazing and so inspiring. Just love the colors, details, and your creative style. The stamp images are just to cute.

Mary Duffek said...

Love the colors in your first card...the blue is awesome. Your other cards are great too...thanks for sharing!

kazy2004 said...

So fun and funky Michelle,

Cheers Karen form Australia

Jessica said...

These cards are so pretty!!! Your coloring style and color selections are superb. Love your blog ;)

ScrapMomOf2 said...

Gorgeous! Beautiful color combinations! Amazing cards!

Doris said...

Happy WCMD! Greetings from sunny Poland

Terri E. said...

WOW! Your colors and coloring are stunning.

It's a good life!
Terri E.

Char- The Mad Shopper said...

Love your Halloween card.

Jenny McGee said...

Those cards are so cute. I love the cupcakes with the glitter and bling. Yum, Yum. thanks for sharing.

JPScraps said...

Your cards are so cute. I love the stamps you used!

Windy Robinson said...

So colorful & fun. tfs!

Summer Braxton said...

love the curled paper... you're so stinkin' smart

Buttons Ribbons and Pearls said...

I absolutely love your cards. They're bright and fun and they always make me smile. TFS and inspiring us to add lots of colour ! ;o) Tracy

Jeni said...

Beautiful cards! I love all of the attention to the details.

Chriss Blagrave said...

Love these whimsical images. You created awesome cards with the images, colours, layouts, details. Lovely and unique!

JeanFB said...

Gorgeous cards - I especially love that Halloween card - SO FUN!! TFS

ArlaMo said...

Beautiful cards!!

Morgaine said...

these are just too cute. I love the Halloween card. Awesome!

Winter said...

Congrats on being spotlighted at Moxie Fab! Your cards are so cute! :)

Sarah H. said...

Great coloring! Love the cupcakes!

Alison said...

Yummy cupcake card! Too cute!

Cynthia B. said...

Wonderful cards! The stamping is awesome, and I love how you add dimension to each one. Thanks for sharing your creativity!

broni (waterchild12) said...

VERY cool cards, Michelle!!

snarflemarfle said...

Beautiful! I've never seen those leggy people before! Love them!

fran h said...

Wow I love your cards and all the wonderful colors and details you put into them. Thanks for sharing and inspiring us to create.

Fran H

Shellie Hartsock said...

Gorgeous cards! Love the great colors.

Isabel Z said...

I just love love love your cards. They are so unique, creative, and stunning. I especially love the cupcake one. You are so creative and talented.

Roberta said...

too cute i love all the color combos you use! tfs

leenda said...

Wonderful artwork! Love your style!

carol h said...

I love your cute and zany cards. What fun. Thanks for sharing. Beautiful work.

Marla said...

Oh, love these cards, especially the cupcake one! So much fun!

Sammie said...

Wow, I love all the little details on your cards! They're stunning!

Jingle said...

I love your cards! They are so fun and full of color!

Gwen said...

Awesome cards! Love them all!

Carol said...

I just love the long legged people they are so whimsical. Beautiful cards.

Aleida said...

Great cards! I love the stamps. Yammy cupcakes!
Aleida

bluepoohbear75 said...

Those are some really cute cards. I love the images and colors. Thanks for sharing.

Susan McRae said...

What fun and colorful cards!

jan farnworth said...

you cards are very cheerful and pretty.

Dani said...

Happy Card Making Day! I love your cards! So lovely!! :)

apron girls said...

I love those images by American Art Stamps. Cute cards.

Alyssa said...

Gorgeous stuff! I really love that cupcake card.

Amy said...

Hi to my fellow DT member. ;) I love your cards....those images are so cute!! I also love the distressing. FABULOUS!!

JulyeB said...

your creations are so vivid in colouring theyre great thanks julye

resmith said...

Fantastic cards!!

Tanya Rudd said...

Beautiful work.

A Little Licht on the Subject... said...

Terrific blog - love the way you use color!

Stephanie said...

Wow, great cards!! That Halloween stamp was my favorite, but they are all lovely!

Shemaine Smith said...

Love your cards and the colors! So bright and beautiful! Congrats on being featured!

Ewik21 said...

OMG what fantastic cards.

lynn said...

cute and whimsical-love them!

Donna VW said...

Wow! I love them all. The Halloween one is my fave! Thanks for sharing.

Alison said...

The stamped people are absolutely adorable -- loving the work at Moxie Fab this week. Thanks for sharing!

Amber said...

Really cute cards...LOVE the cupcake one!!

Betty-Ann said...

...such cool cards! I really enjoyed my first visit to your blog! I'll definitely be back soon!

Mel said...

I love your cards...the images are just great and scream to be brightly colored!

nina said...

Lovely cards - what fun images and colours to use!

Helen F. said...

FUN FUN FUN ~ Love the images on your oh-so-cute cards and the cupcakes look yummy!

Lee Anne said...

That cupcake card is YUMMY! Oh my, I love it!

Lisa Petrella said...

You are an incredible artist!! Love your work!!!

StacyC said...

Great cards!

Tiffany Heilman said...

The halloween card is my favorite. The stamp is so whimsical

arlsmom aka Lynda said...

Sweet cards!!!

zielonooka said...

Beautiful cards!
best regards from Poland
Zielonooka

jonaks said...

gorgeous cards!

Erika M. said...

Love all of your cards - wonderful inspiration!

Sandie said...

Wow such bright funky cards.

Well done.

Luv Sandie

Floortje said...

I LOOOVe your style, such great cards!
Happy WCMD, regards, Floortje

Samantha T. said...

You've got a great style. Thanks for sharing!

Suzuki said...

Very chic.. :-) Love the stamps and the combinations of bling and colors!

Nancy L. said...

great cards!

Karen said...

I love how bright and cheerful your cards are.

Marge said...

Oh, your first 2 cards are just too darn cute!!! And who doesn't love cuppies!!! I know I do -- Happy WCMD!!!

Jennine Chambers said...

WOW!! What amazing cards!

kimosabescraps said...

wow, your use of color is just phenomenal!! I love the attention to detail!!

Paola said...

Wow you make beautiful cards!
They are so vibrant and full of life! Simply wonderful!

Anthonette said...

I always love seeing your work! Congrats on being on the blog tour.

Expressions of a Creative Mind said...

Just love your stuff

Sandra said...

love them all! you use great colors!
Sandra

DeniseB said...

Great creations! I love the colors and all the details. Thanks for sharing them with us.
DeniseB
Penn Valley, California

Sara P said...

The halloween card is great. Love the gems.

Jen P said...

Awesome cards...love the Halloween one!! Thanks for sharing!

Shawninaz said...

Luv the tall people stamps and your cards are awesome!

Janine said...

OMG! Everything is wonderful. I've just added you to my must visit blogs!

anya said...

Great cards! Love the Halloween one!

Rufus said...

Neat use of color! Enjoy WCMD. I'll be making card for friends, family and Operation Write Home.
R/

Patty Chalas said...

what a nice Card!!

KellyG said...

Love your work! I especially love the card with all the cupcakes, yummy!

Giovana said...

Beautiful cards Michelle!!

CKH in Tulsa said...

I LOVE the details on your Halloween card from the colors to the pinking to the little white dots - it is precious!

Sue D said...

Very whimisical cards and who doesn't love cupcakes? Thanks for sharing!

Cindy Holshouser said...

I love these whimsical images. So fun.

Beth Warren said...

Awesome cards! I'd love to win that awesome prize pack as I'm doing a volunteer project at my local hospital and could use more supplies for it.

Ravengirl said...

Great cards, love the edges in your Halloween card that look like you used Pinking Shears!

Dee Dee said...

WOW! I love ll the detailing in your cards, and the cupcakes have inspired a major munchie moment here. :)

Christine said...

very pretty cards!

Char in So Cal said...

Man! Do your colors ever pop! What FAB creations!

Thanks for sharing "you" with us"

Happy World Card Making Day!

Char in So Cal
{scrampaddict} {at} {cox} {dot} {net}

Mary said...

very exciting week leading into WCMD! :) Thanks for sharing with us today.

Kat said...

These are just lovely. I love the cupcakes!

Kat x

Brises said...

Przepiękne kartki!!! Cudowne kolory!!!
Pozdrowienia z Polski,
Brises
ana-brises.blogspot.com

ValerieC said...

I love the cards you made. Have fun creating

Kary Sol said...

Amazing cards!!!!Love your coloring!!!
Happy World Card Making Day!!!

Nancy said...

OMGosh!!!! I want those stamps...they are just darling and fun and I just love your cards!!!!

shelly said...

Love your american crafts cards! Those stamps are so great!

JOAN said...

Beautiful cards! Love the stamps. Thanks for sharing.

Mama Tuttle said...

I LOVE your cards . . . they are so great! I love the long legged people!! Wonderful work!!

connie said...

very cute cards!

Sharon said...

I love all the sparkle and shine on your cupcake card!

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

These are lovely cards!

NWFlamingo said...

What great colors you use! Great work!

Handmade Creations by Stephanie said...

These are all amazing!!!

Mirabeel said...

Amazing cards!

CindyBee said...

Oh I love your cards - the colours are wonderful. Happy WCMD

Kim Dellow said...

Cute cards, so fabulous, love all the colour. Kim

Laura Stewart said...

Happy World Card Making Day!

Megan A. said...

your cards are fantastic!

Sue McGettigan said...

Very fun cards, happy WCMD to you :)

Ramona said...

Your cards are just too much. Those tall skinny legs on the gals makes me crack up! Thanks for sharing.

Maureen said...

All fabulous - love all the details!

Michelle (mla1111) said...

what fun cards!!!! So gorgeous!

gocanucksgo said...

Great cards! I love the images =) Happy WCMD!

"Divine" Hand said...

Such pretties!!! Excellent stamping!!!

KarenB said...

Loving your funky creations, super duper!!

Dana said...

I'm happy that Cath picked your card/blog! Your cards look fantastic, love your bold and bright color choices :-)

Laura said...

What great cards!! I love the Halloween card and the cupcakes. Happy W.C.M.D. :-)

Jessy said...

OMGosh!! Your cards are just adorable. I HAAAAAAVVVVVVEEEE to check out the American Art Stamps, you make them look soooo cute!! Thanks for the inspiration!!

Kelly Braund said...

Love your style!

~kelly marie~ said...

Gorgeous cards! The colors are amazing!

Lori Y. said...

Beautiful cards!! I love all the vibrant colors. TFS

bumblesnbees said...

These are fun!

cards4ever said...

What's Up Chick? Card is so cute and funny.

Espbfdl said...

I love love love all of your cards:)

Chris said...

Love the Xmas card! The coloring on it is fabulous!

Bobbie said...

Thanks for sharing your ideas.

klasickewpie said...

I love the colors you used for your cards. They are fabulous! TFS

~Lori (loree2000 SCS) said...

Congrats on the MFW tour Michelle! You go Girl!! :D

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