Thursday, February 2, 2012

You're So Not My Sweetheart! Challenge at Guylou's

It's challenge time over at Guylou's Inimitability and, our lovely and talented teamie Kim, has chosen such a fun theme for you all to play along with!! 

Instead of making a Valentine for your sweetie, Kim is challenging us to make a project for someone other than your significant other AND to include the color Black.

For my creation today, I used the beautiful Bernadette image in the GI online store.  Bernadette is also part of the Retro Beauties set which includes three other fabulous leading ladies!



I paired her with the hilarious and oh-so-perfect sentiment from none other than TLC.  I have a lot of friends who this card would be perfect to send to that share the same sentiment :)  The card is a hybrid of some old Martha Stewart glittery cs and some digi paper which you can find at BirdsCards for free by clicking here!  I lightly distressed the edges of the image and sentiment in some black distress ink just to add a little more definition. 

You have until February 16th to play along and we sure hope you do!! One lucky winner will receive quite a prize pack:  a $10 gift certificate to Guylou's online store as well as a Guest Designer spot for an upcoming challenge!

So come on over to Guylou's and show us what ya got!!

Recipe:
Copic Markers 
Image:  Bernadette by Guylou's Inimitability
Sentiment:  TLC
Papers:  BirdsCards Dotty Brights, Martha Stewart The Essential Collection, Wassau cs
Making Memories Distress Ink in Black
Ribbon and heart gem in stash

Challenges:  
Craft Us Crazy - Anything Goes
DYSU - Anything Goes 
Moving Along With The Times - At least one heart visible
PalPaperArts - Show Any Red
Shopping Our Stash - People Who Need People



19 comments:

  1. Fabulous card, love the clean and simple style of it. Thanks for joining us at Do You Stack Up.

    -Wenche

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  2. Hello there. Lovely striking and very classy card. Love the colour combination and your lovely image.
    Thank you for joining us at MAWTT and good luck.
    Love Sandra xx

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  3. Fab card, love the colour combo & that sentiment is perfect!

    Thank you for sharing with us at MAWTT this week, good luck!
    Hugs shell xx

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  4. Great card and I'm definitely on board with that sentiment :)

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  5. Cute card! Love the shimmery red! Thanks for playing with the Pals.

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  6. Fantastic card, Sara! I love the image and the sentiment from Paulette is too perfect!

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  7. OMG I love it Sara! That sentiment is hilarious! I must get it! You colored Miss Bernaddette perfectly! HUGS!!!

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  8. Sara, I absolutely love your card, and that sentiment is the TRUTH!! Chana

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  9. LOL, Sara, now this is my kind of card, love it!!

    Also, really enjoy looking around at your site and listing to the tunes. Hugs, Lori m

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  10. Oh my goodness...hee....Sara love that sentiment. What a great card. I love that red bg and all those yummy layers.

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  11. Wonderful card - and that sentiment is fabulous :o)Thanks for 'Having a Heart' for MAWTT this week.
    Good luck.
    Debs xx

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  12. Ha ha ha! How fun is this? Great card Sara.



    ~Cheryl~

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  13. LOL!!! That sentiment is soooo true and applies to so many of us!! :) Your card is so beautiful and classy! Love your coloring and the card design is awesome! You rock that challenge!!!
    Cheers!
    G

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  14. Great card, I love the tailored look and the sentiment really made me smile. my blog

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  15. Great coloring and fab sentiment! Thank you for joining us at Shopping Our Stash: People Who Need People challenge.

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  16. LOL! Great sentiment and stylish card!

    Thanks for joining us at Shopping Our Stash!

    Hugs, Alica ;)

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  17. Wonderful card you've made! =)
    Hugs, Elenor

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  18. I just adore black, white and red together. This is fabulousness. X

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