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CDS May New Release:

Oh my goodness - it's mid-month again!?!  How is that possible!  I know I've said this before, but I just love Spring.  The sun is shining, the trees and grass are turning green, and the flowers are popping up.  So lovely!

It's New Release Day at Clear Dollar Stamps

I wanted to challenge myself with something uber masculine - Gone Fishing:
Card Ingredients:  Clear Dollar Stamp digi, My Mind's Eye papers and burlap, Recollections cardstock, Prismacolor Pencils (email me for complete list), Square Nesties, Tim Holtz metal tag, Martha Stewart bakers twine. Tools:  sewing machine, blending stumps, mineral spirit.

I made this fishing card for the following challenges:  Allsorts and Lollipop Crafts - for a man, Cards For Men - kicking back, Sketch N Stash - use stash (my papers and metal tag) and sketch:

And with something so masculine, I need something to balance it out - LOTS of polka dots, my favorite!  Ice Cream Social:
Card Ingredients:  Clear Dollar Stamp digi, Echo Park Spots & Dots papers, Prismacolor Pencils (email me for complete list), Dress It Up button, Doodlebug bakers twine. Tools:  sewing machine, blending stumps, mineral spirit.

I made this ice cream card for the following challenges:  Creative Inspirations and Secret Crafter - Mom,  The Paper Players - color challenge:

Thanks so much for the visit - I appreciate each and every one of you!!!!



Cassie said…
Hey Deanne! I LOVE what you did with the Gone Fishing set. . .awesome! Your Ice Cream Social card is super cute too :D
Chrissie said…
Two fabulous cards!
I love the papers for the fishing card.
Thanks for joining in with Sketch N Stash.
Chrissie xx
brenda said…
Great work Deanne and really fabulous stitching detail on both.

Thanks so much for joining us at Allsorts this week.

B x
Sue said…
2 great cards, loving the images

Thanks for joining us at SnS

downrightcrafty said…
totally gorgeous thank you so much for joining us for our I love you Mom! challenge at the Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge
Hugs Kate xx
Jingle said…
These are great!
Heather Cooper said…
Love the polka dot theme, even on the ice cream! Perfect stamp set for this colour challenge.
Franz♥ said…
Gorgeous card Deanne!

Thanks so much for sharing this lovely job with us at Secret Crafter Saturday Challenge this week.

Hugs, Franz.
Lynne said…
Both cards are magnificent, Deanne.
Fleur said…
Fantastic cards, the first one is perfect for this weeks theme
Thank you so much for entering our challenge at ALLSORTS this week, good luck & hope you’ll join us again!

Hugz Fleur xXx
Lisa Lara said…
Love your cards Deanne. Your ice cream social card so makes me smile!
Cyndi said…
Awesome card! Love your pencil coloring! Thanks for joining us this week at Lollipop Crafts!
Lesley said…
Awesome projects, those paper pieced cones are super sweet and look yummy in our colours! Thank you for joining us at the Paper Players.
Jenny Engelke said…
That ice cream cone card is just delightful! Makes me smile!!
Those polka dotted ice cream cones are just darling, Deanne! THanks so much for playing with us at Creative Inspirations Paints. :)
LeAnne said…
Yummm....that ice cream cone card is perfect! Thanks for playing with the Paper Players and sharing your creation with us!
Ann Schach said…
Fabulous cards, Deanne! Your ice cream card is adorable! Thanks for playing with The Paper Players!
This is a super cute ice cream card! They look good enough to eat! Thanks for playing along this week at The Paper Players
Daniele said…
thanks for joining us at SnS this week with your lovely male card
Jen Nelson said…
Fab card.. I love it

Thanks for joining us at cards for men

jen xxx
Andie's Space said…
These look fab. I love your male image & the lovely detail. Great take on my sketch too. Thanks for joining us at Sketch N Stash this week.
Andie xx
hi hun

many thanks for joining as at Cards for men in our kicking back theme, we hope to see you again soon,
hugs sandra dt
i have a little fun on my blog with a prize draw at the end of it if you fancy playing along,
my blog post here
Anonymous said…
Sorry I'm so slow in visiting, but I just wanted to tell you how wonderful both of your cards are, Deanne! The way you colored the fishing image is divine -- it looks like a frameable painting! And the paper piecing on the ice cream cones is just so darling. Love them both! :-)