Monday, September 05, 2011

Midnight Madness Challenge # MMSC120 & A Huge Give Away

Hello & welcome back!!!
For my American Friends; I sincerely hope you have enjoyed your long Labor Day Weekend. And for the rest of my World-wide Friends; I do hope your week is off to a great start! :)

It's time for a new sketch at Midnight Madness, and guess what?
There is a HUGE GIVE AWAY coming!!!

Not only to the Midnight Madness blog but to CDAC too..  It will be here in just a few days!! You don't want to miss out on any of these prizes, so get a head start and make sure you are a member of CDAC and a public follower of the Midnight Madness Challenge Blog. Here is a sneak peak at just ONE of the items you could have a chance at winning!!! WOO HOOO!!!
While you are over at CDAC, why not join one of the CDAC SWAPS 
They were just posted, so come check out all the fun and beautiful projects.

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Sadly, this week is sweet Phyllis's last week with the Midnight Madness Design Team. Thank you Phyllis for all you have done over the last two years at MMSC. You will be missed!
On a  happier note, we also have a new DT member joining the team this week; Gloria Sauve. We are thrilled you have joined us and are looking forward to working with you!


For this week, we have another great sketch for you to try. Again, it's "YOUR PICK" to make it fancy, clean and simple, or somewhere in-between. "YOUR CHOICE"

Enter one style or both, just have fun and come play with us!!! :)
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To see last week's Awards & Winners, be sure to check the Midnight Madness Challenge Blog HERE!


Our MMSC120 Weekly Bonus Sponsor is..
I am simply thrilled and so thankful to be able to sponsor The Midnight Madness Sketch Challenge!  Doodle Pantry has a wide variety of whimsical characters as well as realistic scenery, floral images, scriptures and a small selection of digitally pre-colored images.  My digital doodles have a special place in my life, and I enjoy the opportunity to share them with everyone at affordable prices. Laurie
MMSC120 Prize Description
SU 2011 Pretties Kit ; SU 6x6 In-color SA 2011 Patterned paper pack; SU Crochet red/pink/white fleurettes; SU 1-1/4" red/white stripe grosgrain ribbon; SU Card and sticker kit (from SU clearance order); 3/8" round pearls package; 5" tall mini wooden easel; 
Thank you so much for your wonderful prize Laurie!

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Our September Monthly sponsor is....
The Sept Monthly Bonus winner will win a "Surprise Gift Package" FILLED with stamps, craft supplies, papers, tools, embellishments as well as some digi downloads and specialty items.
Surprise Craft Gift package worth well over $100


Here is this week's simpler MMSC style and my take with a HARVEST card:

CARD RECIPE
Paper: Basic Grey DP,  Stampin' Up! CS colors & White CS
Accessories: Spellbinders, Cuttlebug EF, Scor-Pal, Doily, Gold Pearls, Martha Stewart Border Punch,  Satin Ribbon, Stickles
Techniques Used: Sponging, Dry Embossig

Im entering this card into the following challenges:
Cute Card Thursday, Use at Least One Punch
Charisma Cardz: Anything Goes
Sparkles Forum: punch it
Crafty Creations, Punch/Die Cuts
SCS Color Combo Challenge #CC339 --> To use Stampin' Up! Colors;  (Always Artichoke
So Saffron, Cajun Craze)



Don't forget to check out the rest of the MMSC Design Team's Creations HERE!!
Thanks for stopping by today. I really enjoy hearing from you! 
Happy Crafting!!! :)
America

18 comments:

Nana Donna said...

Awesome card. I love how you did the corn and the dimension that is on this card.

I am going to check Midnight Madness.

Thanks for playing along at Crafty Creations this week
http://nanadonnascarddreams.blogspot.com/

Vee said...

Wonderful card,love the image.Thanks for joining our challenge this week at Charisma.
xx Vee

Pat (mspfd) said...

This is beautiful. The details are amazing.

Debs said...

Wonderful card - love the lush ribbon
Thanks for playing along at Charisma with us this week.
Good luck.
Debs xx

marsha said...

Just gorgeous, love all the details!
Hugs,
Marsha

auntbeespickles said...

Hi America, this card is simply beautiful! Wow, your corn looks real! Great job! Thanks so much for joining us over at the Doodle Pantry Challenge. Good luck and I hope to see your wonderful creativity again soon!
Hugs, Sarah

Georgia Ehrmann said...

America,
Your creation is wonderful! That corn looks like it is jumping right off the page! Thanks for playing with us at DPDC16
Hugs,
Georgia
DP DT

Glenda Atkins said...

Just a gorgeous card , wow I love it! Your colouring of the corn is fantastic, it looks so very real, I love everything about your card!! Thanks for joining the Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge # 16.

Laurie said...

WOW, what a stunner! Love the detail you added to the corn and all the beautiful layering. Thanks for playing along with Doodle Pantry Digital Challenge 16!

creativchen said...

Dear America,
I Just arrived at you blog. Oh my, do I love your art and creative mind! I'll be watching this blog closely, thank you for giving us so much of your time and mind. You make so wonderful and lovely works! I enjoyed the visit on your site. Many thanks for your beautiful inspirations!!
Many warm Hugs from Marina from Germany
I invited you gently to visit my creative Website: Bettyscardsandpaperdesign.com

Patti J said...

What a beautifully colored, creative masterpiece! Stunning work! Thanks for joining in the Doodle Pantry Challenge!

Elizabeth Hart said...

This card is so special with thr realistic corn. Beautiful effect and gorgeous colors too. Thanks for sharing your ideas at DPDC16. Elizabeth, Guest DT.

Lesley said...

Gorgeous card, I love the corn! Thanks for taking part in the Sparkles Forum Challenge xx

Lori Barnett said...

is THAT real corn???? You always amaze me...ALWAYS!

LindaS said...

Wow your coloring ofmthe maize are gorgeous - the look so real.

Sarah said...

What a stunning card!!! I love that big bow it's just gorgeous and the colouring on the corn is amazing! Thanks for playing along at Doodle Pantry DPDC16

Patti P. said...

Wow, this is gorgeous...I am a fan of Autumn cards and this is the tops. Your corn looks yummy enough to eat and love your choice of papers....so,so beautiful Thanks for joining us for Doodle Pantry Challenge 16. Hope to see you again.
Patti DP/DT

Sharon Basel said...

Oh my goodness is this a beauty! You have made the corn images just come to life - incredible job with that! This is a gorgeous card all the way around - papers, diecuts, textures and that beautiful brown satin bow. Thanks so much for playing at Doodle Pantry!