Friday, March 5, 2010


TODAY IS THE DAY!  TODAY IS THE DAY!   I am FREAKIN' the heck OUT and ready to get my TIM BURTON GROOVE ON!!!

Did you hear me!?!?  TODAY IS THE DAY!!!   Oh-but is ALSO the day for a VERY special TGF ANNOUNCEMENT....

INTRODUCING the "FAB FIVE"...the new TGF CRITTER CREW, that is!   We are pleased to welcome TWO NEW DESIGNERS to the TGF Critter Crew and welcome BACK our TERRIFIC TRIO of existing designers!!!    FABULOUS news all around!

Congrats to:

The FAB FIVE will be  using our CRITTER CREW line of stamps designed by MARINA NEIRA through the end of July and we are THRILLED to have them on board!  Congrats ladies, we are excited!

Speaking of Marina, have you been to her BLOG lately?  She'd love to hear from you, so head on over when you can and preview some new sketches she's been posting...they're SUPAH cute!

Well, as if there wasn't ENOUGH excitement....what did I say?  Oh, RIGHT.  TODAY IS THE DAY!!!
To celebrate that little Tim Burton flick coming out, we are pleased to bring you today's edition of Farm Fresh Friday:  "DOWN THE RABBIT HOLE"...yeah, we went there :)   How could we NOT?  

First though, in perfect MAD Hatter-ish style, it just so happens that last week's FFF winner is no other than our friend and also former Critter Crew GABBY with this AMAZING card:

Way to go full circle even when NOT planned at all! We're ALL a little mad, here, aren't we?!?!?  

Now, you might ask?  What does this "Down the Rabbit Hole" challenge mean?  Well, basically it means to create an Alice-inspired card in honor of the movie release TODAY and the RE-released WONDERLAND digi set available in the TGF Store!   And don't forget those Creepy Cakes!  

There's lots of ways to celebrate Alice...check 'em out:









and now for our FABULOUS new CREW using Marina's images:






CURIOUSER as to what the prize is this week?

Upload your "Down the Rabbit Hole" project (must use TGF stamps) to the TGF Galleria>Contests/Challenges>FFF>Down the Rabbit Hole

Projects MUST be submitted by Wednesday, March 10th , 2010.

ONE LUCKY WINNER will receive ALL THREE CREEPY CAKES, PLUS the Wonderland Digi set, PLUS Maggie single by Marina!   Talk about the FAB FIVE of prizes!

In OTHER exciting news, Marie will be back on Monday and has missed you all!  Stay tuned for another fun-filled week and I've had a blast hanging with you guys for the last few weeks!  I'll be back for my regularly scheduled FFF's and previews, etc.   Til then, be good and you do NOT want to miss out playing this week, folks!  Down the Rabbit Hole we go!


Kristy Young said...

OMG how exciting!!! Im so playing with this challenge....down the rabbit hole i go!
Kristy xx

Katie Cotton said...

wonderful news and great new additions! Fab cards too!

Sheri (a.k.a PaperCrafty) said...

Fabulous new additions to the crew, CONGRATS!! Fabulous cards everyone!!

Robin McK said...

Those samples truly ae amazing! And this sounds like a fun challenge!

Scrappychick said...

Terrific cards from the DT and last weeks winner and a HUGE congrats to the new Critter Crew Fab Five!!

Rachet said...

i went to see the film a few hours ago! it's so good. excellent cards! time to get crafting i think! x

Heather Schlatter said...

WOW all of the creations this week are totally amazing I love them all!!!! I am still pinching myself making sure this is real I am so excited to be able to join the TGF family as a member of The Critter Crew you all know I have been a huge fan of TGF before it was even TGF so this is so so super exciting for me and I am going to love the next 5 months more than you know!!!

Thank you so much for the Amazing Oppertunity Marie and Jess!!!


Heidi Brawley said...

omg what fab cards all had!!! Love them and can't wait to see the movie!!! Hugs, Heidi Brawley

JenRaff said...

I love Gabby's card!!! I think it is incredible!!
Thanks for keeping us entertained, Jessica ~

Amy said...

WOW!! Totally amazing cards everyone! These images are just AMAZING!! I am in LOVE, head over heeels!

Carol said...

We are going to go see the movie on Sunday as it is the earliest day we could get a sitter. I am sure it will be worth the wait!

I am loving all the cards! Gabby's is delicious! And I have been folowing Marina's blog, her sketches are soooo sooo cute! I can't wait for her to add more to the TGF store!

We miss Marie too...but you have been doing a great job girl!

Nishant said...

wonderful news and great new additions! Fab cards too!
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Denise Clark said...

Here's my Mad Hatter!