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Smeared & Smudged Meets The Greeting Farm for a Super Cool Blog Hop!

Quite a title huh? I am super stoked for this post today!!! One company that I totally love-The Greeting Farm- is hooking up with Smeared & Smudged today for an awesome Blog Hop!

This is the very first stop in the hop! You will be traveling to almost the entire S&S Design Team, and I promise you…you will be inspired!!! I have TWO cards to share with you…so let’s get started!

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Say “Hello!” to Thursday! She is one of TGF’s Creepers and I gotta say, I love that whole collection! I am so pleased to get to work some magic on Ms. Thursday here…and I will need to add to my Creeper collection!

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Here’s a close up. You can click on any of my photos to see them bigger. I colored her in with my fabulous colored pencils. I had a grand ole time picking out the colors with Nix for this one! I think we rocked the colors out, don’t you???

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I used a mess of different papers… I love to combine wacky patterns together and come out with something unexpected and cool. Check out the purple paper with the rain dots! It actually comes that way!

So I was so inspired by Thursday, that I just had to make another card for this Hop. Here’s my second card, using Mojo Monday’s latest sketch: #142.

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I love this one! It’s a little bit darker…more in the realm of goth, which is so very me! There’s a lot going on with this card so you may just wanna see it bigger!

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Coloring this chick is so much fun! I would totally wear this get-up! Yes, even the hat! I would rock it! ;}

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You can see more of the elements I used in this pic. Staples, ribbon, border punch, etc. Do ya think it’s rad???

Now let’s get down to business. Over at Smeared & Smudged, you can win Thursday for yourself! how??? It’s really quite simple! Join our little group if you haven’t already, and play along with this month’s Rock N Rolla and/or Oh! The Horror Challenges. One person from each category will be randomly selected to win Thursday, courtesy of the super fabulous The Greeting Farm!!!

There’s another way to play along to…and it’s just for this hop! The Greeting Farm decided they wanted to do even more, so they are hosting their own little contest. Go through this entire blog hop, and leave a comment for our wonderful Design Team members. Once you’re done, leave a comment at The Greeting Farm’s bloggy. The addy is HERE. Once you do that, you have a chance to win there too! So many prizes, so little time! So let’s get hopping!!!

Your next stop is to my awesome-tastic friend and S&S Co-Captain, Kelli. And, just in case you need it, I have the entire hop list below. Happy Hopping! Have an inspiring day! BIG thanks to Jessica at The Greeting Farm for setting this hop up with me! It’s been a pleasure working with you!!!

Terra ~ Alison ~ Kelli ~ Tori ~ Kathi ~ Sarah ~ Danielle

Black Dragon ~ Kim ~ Lady Brayton ~ Meredith ~ Jennifer

Please visit The Greeting Farm Blog and The Greeting Farm website to view these cool and creepy images!

Comments

CraftyMomOf2 said…
You rocked this out Alison!! I LOVE the different ways you presented Thursday!!! Fabulous cards!! The staples are my absolute favorite...I love how they just "make" a creation sometimes!!

xoxo
Meredith
ladybrayton71 said…
Awesome use of Thursday! Isn't she awesome! I have the same water drop paper in black and almost used it for this project. Are you sure we're not twins separated at birth?
Karyn Schultz said…
love the cards - great image!
DonnaMundinger said…
Oh that Thursday is one cool chick! LOVE both cards. thanks for remining me about that purple paper, I've got some too and maybe in a couple of colors. On to hop! xxD
Carol said…
I love Thursday too! Great job on the cards!
Annie said…
These are pretty super awesome :) I really like the eye shaddow! :)
Pryn said…
Awesome cards! Love the green eyeshadow...sweet touch! The red streaks in the second card rock!!! Great work!
Sugar said…
Those are darling cards! My teen would love them!!
Renie said…
Love the card! Reminds me of the Grunge Rock era! Great color scheme!
Alex said…
Rocked it as always Alison! Love them both, but you know, gotta go for the staples in the second one :)
AnItA mArIe said…
way cool Alison i love it...hugz Anita
jigglymills said…
So glad the GTF sponsored this hop to get a chance to see these fabulous creations! :)
Kathi said…
These are both fabulous. I love how you colored her in both cards.

Great combo of patterned papers in the top card. I totally love the staples, torn edges, and hint of red in the bottom card.
Danielle said…
You kicked ass with the coloring!!! How awesome are you and Nix, pickin out colors and papers???? and your RAD card is just that RAD!!
Bithin' X1million!!
April said…
Love the totally different looks to Thursday...I could never get away wearing that hat!!
Lorraine said…
Love your cards and that stamp image from the greeting farm!
jan farnworth said…
love thursday she is on my list to buy your cards are great.
Kelli said…
wowsers!!!!!!!! Ladybird, that is freaking awesome!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE LOVE LOVE IT!!!
Jenny V. said…
Love all the different papers you use for the first card.
MommaJess said…
Wow I love both cards although I think the second is my fave. Great work with the colored pencils. I can never get it to look that good.
Leigh Ann Baird said…
Awesome cards! I love the creeper line too!
Erica said…
Too cool! i love them both. Great work hun!
blackdragon said…
Nothing less than i expected from you Alison... totally fantastic.
I love both but RAD is sooooo me!
lynx
Toni said…
Fabulous cards! I love the colors and the crazy paper mix on Ms. Thursday!
another awesome card! The girl kinda reminds me of the Babyz Bratz my daughter use to play with.

Did you get my email about the Washington qk?

Hope you are having a great week.
Oh, these are both such fun cards! Thanks for playing Mojo!
Camishel said…
Love both cards...love them creepers!
Sheng said…
Amazing cards.
tori said…
Alison - Thursday is great, and I love how u used her on both cards. She is so darn sassy!! Love the coloring and your special talent of using some crazy papers. Definitely rockin'!! When I get ready to go shopping for paper, you'll be the first one I call for advice!!!

Love your cards!

:) Tori
Kim Wilson said…
Girl you are awesome! How do u have time for TWO cards :) Love them!
Tammy said…
I liked how you used the paper piecing with these two cards Awesome!
jennifer said…
great cards - the colors on each are awesome
Alyssa S said…
Fabulousness!! I love Thursday - she's so fun! You did an amazing job with both of these cards! As far as the hat...I have one and used to wear it all the time. I think it's Hot Topic circa 2002 ;o)
Awesome cards! I especially love the second one!:)

hugs,
Laura

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