Friday, May 31, 2013

FRED SHE SAID'S BLOG AND BIRTHDAY BASH!

WELCOME ABOARD - WE'RE HAVING A BLOG HOP AND A BIRTHDAY SALE!!! 

Welcome to the Fred, She Said 5th Birthday Blog Hop!  We've been up and running 5 wonderful years!  The theme for this hop is Fred's FAVES  FLORAL and/or PURPLE!

If you have arrived from Karen's blog,you are right on track. If you are just happening by, you will want  to start on the FSS Blog. (http://fred-she-said.blogspot.com/)


Collect a secret word on each blog along the way, leave us some love on our posts and follow the directions at the end of the hop for your chance to win this FABULOUS PRIZE!
One winner will receive ALL of this:
$25 Gift Certificate to the Fred She Said Store
$25 USD equivalent Gift Certificate to any online paper crafting store of winner's choice :)



When I was really young - probably 8th grade - I visited an art museum in Madison as a school field trip.  On that trip I came across the most beautiful painting of red poppies and it was titled FLANDER'S FIELD.  To this day I remember that painting at this time of year - Memorial Day.  So I chose FRED SHE SAID'S Pre-colored poppies and made up 4 different cards - all 6x6.  This particular one has an enlarged cut out of a poppy pop dotted in the lower left corner and I used a sketch that I love.  I love to sew so chose to sew all 4 cards!  You can see all these poppies and more and even some for you to color at FRED SHE SAIDS STORE - just click there!!!

Your secret word on my blog is FRED.
Your next stop on the hop is PATTY'S blog.  
Winners will be selected on June 8th 2013 at 12:01 EST.


Fred She Said is also having a sale!

BIRTHDAY SALE!

Fred She Said is having a sale from Monday May 27th until June 2nd!  20% off orders $10 and over and 40% off orders $20 and over!


BEST OF LUCK - I HOPE YOU WIN!!!

Here is the BLOG HOP LIST :
FRED SHE SAID BLOG (START)
Michelle  http://www.inspirationblooms.blogspot.com/
FSS CHALLENGE BLOG  http://fss-challenge.blogspot.com/  ( ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS)

25 comments:

Carla said...

Poppies...one of my favo flowers.
Lovely card you made with them.

Marie97 said...

Beautiful! Love your coloring and the images. TFS

Judy McKay said...

Very pretty card. Lovely design and colours. Judy

LostnThought said...

Very beautiful card, great work!

Crystal said...

Love seeing the work from the DT! I love how you took this idea and made several versions!

Deb said...

Love your card...the flowers are gorgeous and the punched border layer is great.

My Card Blog: Creative Heart Designs

txexperiment said...

I love poppies also. Lovely card, thanks for sharing!

JennyH said...

Beautiful, I love your poppy card : )

Regena said...

so pretty!!

Nancy said...

Great card. Love how you made some of the images smaller and used them down the right side. The best reason for using digi's!!!

Pattyb said...

The poppies are one of my favorites of Fred's Designs. Love the card!

Carla said...

Very nice looking
and the use of
different flowers
really adds to the
card.
Carla from Utah

Holley (Tondre) Barnhart said...

Wow, gorgeous work Linda!

Gail said...

Hi Linda - this is a lovely card - love that stitchin on your card too!

Thanks for being in the Fred She Said 5th Birthday hop - this is exciting - what lovely prizes to win too! Enjoy your weekend - Gail
http://ilikepaper01.blogspot.com/

Carolyn Cochran said...

Linda, all the cards were so special and pretty with all the miniatures-perfect layouts! What a clever idea!!
Carolyn

Patty said...

Wow..very different and very pretty!! Love the layout & that beautiful wavy border!

Tracey Lynn 'Fred' Miller said...

Beautiful, Linda!!!!! Love the mini poppies down the side :)

Shelly Schmidt said...

Just wonderful! I have a relative buried in Flanders Field- wonderful colors : )

caroline said...

wow i love what you have done with your card it is gorgeous
caroline

Patricia Chalas said...

very cute cards!

zehra said...

Lovely and pretty card, love the flowers on the side

Nela said...

Happy Birthday!
Your cards is beautiful, great layout!
Nela xx

Denise Bryant said...

Pretty card! Love the gorgeous poppy designs!

Sunshine HoneyBee said...

Like the wonderful floral tiles & stitching. Wonderful blog hop with wonderful prizes.
Melissa
"Sunshine HoneyBee"

Sharon said...

Awesome card, love how you used all the poppies on it.

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