Sunday, October 4, 2009

Just Wanted to Share :)

We've just finished up our annual New Mexico State Fair last weekend. I entered a few of my cards this year just for fun. Was I ever excited to receive these Blue Ribbons! So, I thought I'd share the cards I entered into our fair. :)
The Mermaid card was entered in the "All Occasion" category.
The Mouse was entered in the "Birthday" category.
And my Koala was entered in the "Altered Project" category.
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Of course, I'm SOOOO much more proud of my son, Nick's accomplishment!
My son, Nick decided at the last minute to enter his "Waste Management" Lego garbage truck into the "City & Town" category of the Lego competition. Much to his surprise, he just tore it up!!! His truck, made from his own ideas, (NOT a kit from the store) won BEST OF SHOW!!!

13 comments:

Denise @ Paper Gems said...

Every thing you make is a BLUE ribbon in my book! Tee Hee!

Tracy said...

Wow Michelle didn't you both do well. You deserved first place too your creations are stunning.
Happy crafting
Tracy x

craftypagan said...

Wow! This has made me smile so much for you both! Not a surprise your cards got those awards! Bet you feel pleased as punch! I love your son's lego truck-it is awesome! Congrats to you both! Love Rowena

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

Oh my goodness!! Michelle, I'm not surprized about your ribbons as you are such an amazing artist with your card creations!! I'm so happy for you hun!! CONGRATS!!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

I'm so sorry hun, I forgot to mention your son's fabulous win too!! I would be so proud of him too!! What an awesome set up...I can see why he won!! Congrats to you both!! BIG HUGS

Jane, at Thepaperaffair said...

Fabulous MICHELLE, your cards are excellent, and great Lego project. DID you leave any blue ribbons for anyone else, LOL. How exciting!!!

Jessica G. said...

Congratulations -- it looks like it's time for major celebrations in your household!

Beautiful cards; your colors are so elegant and the stitching is very intricate detail.

Your son has a bright future as an engineer -- I'm so impressed that he created his truck from scratch!!

Rufus said...

Wow, it's a BLUE RIBBON family! Not 1 or 2 or even 3 but 4!!!!! That's incredible! But deserved on all fronts. Your son's truck is more than impressive! Congratulations to both of you. Hope you left a ribbon or 2 for somebody else! (just kidding!)
R/

Karen W said...

Congratulations to both of you, your cards are just gorgeous and his truck is so cool.

Terri's Cards N' More said...

Congratulations to you and your son. Your cards are definately blue ribbon quality. Looks like your son gets his talent from you.

Carol said...

Talent is running wild in your family Michelle...Congrats to both of you on a job well done. Excellent!

Hugs,
Carol

Carolyn said...

I agree with Denise. All of your cards are blue ribbon in my opinion. Well deserved honors on all parts. Your son is very creative as well and looks like building or construction is perhaps in his future. Congratulations to both of you!!

Hugs,
Carolyn

Priscilla said...

WOW Michelle..I really need to get around you all your blogs more often..LOL You are the big winner..WOW WOW WOW and it runs in the family too. Congratulations..how fun that must have been.. way to go girl.. you and your son both ROCK!!!