Thursday, August 6, 2009

Peachy Keen Halloween Paola Style

Good morning, stamping friends!! Today I'm sharing a card with you that was made by my very sweet and dear friend Paola. Paola very graciously agreed to participate in this week's Peachy Keen Challenge, even though she knew she would be enjoying a cruise to Alaska by now. I happily agreed to upload and post her card for the challenge, and I thought I'd even go one better and make my blog post today Paola's.
As you can see from the photo, she is a very gifted and creative card maker. Her creations are always so detailed, and she puts things together just beautifully!! I love the clever way that Paola made her zig-zag on this card, and the texture and dimension that she adds to her creations gorgeously showcase her talent.
WOW! The inside of this card is as gorgeous as the outside! Oh my, don't ever ask to see the inside of my cards, because they are blank until the time that I actually send them, and mine NEVER look this good!!
I hope you have enjoyed Paola's card today, and hopefully we can talk her in to starting a blog of her own, so that we won't miss any of her fabulous creations. You can view some more of her work in her Gallery here on Splitcoaststampers. Have a wonderful cruise my dear friend, and thank you so very much for working this challenge in to your busy schedule! Bon Voyage!!
Love Ya!


Mrs B said...

Lorie, you are sooo sweet to post this for your dear friend...I envy her..a cruise to Alaska! Wow, what a great time she must be having...You should continue to encourge her to start her own blog...she has a real talent and should share it with the rest of us blogging gals!

Unknown said...

Paola!!When you get back from your cruise, you must set up a blog!!!
If your other cards are anything like this, you are going to need one, to show them off!!
Thanks for showcasing Paola's card Lori!!
Hugs Viv xx

karen said...

WOW! What a fantastic card! and I"m right with ya with the insides of MY cards too.. plain plain plain! LOL

She did a great job!

Catherine said...

OMGosh! I saw the outside of P's card in her gallery, but the inside is just as cute! LOVE IT!!!!!

Sweet of you to post this in blogland, Lorie.

I'm likin' the new look, BTW!

Wanted to tell you I have something for you on my blog. Love ya! :D

Lauri said...

aack! that talented lady does not have a blog???? we have to fix that pronto!!!!

Sandra MacLean said...

Paola does fabulous work doesn't she?!? I think she underestimates herself sometimes. Look at all that detail! Can't WAIT to hang out with her and you and all the Sistahs! :D

Mary Giles said...

See I'm either embellie challenged or just plain embellie stingy. Paola pulls out all the stops and knows how to combine everything to make a stunning card. This is great Paola and you are too Lorie! Oh I didn't forget about you Allen. Hehehe.

KathyJ Peachy Keen Stamps said...

Wow, Paola! This card is so cleverly made! I love all the texture incorporated in it! It is just beautiful!! How kind of Lorie to post for you too!! Great card, dear and we hope to see more from you at Peachy Keen Stamps!! Sincerely, KathyJ

Brenda said...

Lorie, you are so nice to post your friends card and her card is adorable. Great take on the challenge and I especially love the cute stamped image! Everything about this card is adorable!

Anonymous said...

What a wonderful Halloween card! She added so many fun details, and I love that she decorated the inside of the card, too. Thanks for sharing her work with all of us!

Judy McMullen said...

OMG! Wow!! Love Paola's card and have to agree with everyone...her cards are outstanding!!! Thanks for sharing, Lorie!