Sunday, February 6, 2011

Pile It On - Bright and Breezy

Many of you have been witnessing Mother Nature in abundance recently with tons of snow, ice and just general freezing weather!
Well over at Pile It On we have decided that this week we are going to bring in a little sunshine into those grey days we our super new challenge!
The title of the challenge is "Bright and Breezy" and we want you to forget about the cold Winter weather and show us your colors!
So you can do anything theme you like as long as the colors need a pair of sunglasses for you to look at them!

For this challenge we are sponsored by the fabulous Meljen's Designs!

Sisterhood of Crafters - Anything Goes
Sew Many Challenges - Anything Goes
Little Claire's Designs - Anything Goes
Catch The Bug - Anything Goes
Stamp Something - Digi Something
Paper Play - Stamp It Out (use an image)
Cupcake Crafts - Old MacDonald Had A Farm
Belli Challenge - Jewelry (I used Gems and Pearls)
CCEE Stampers - Punches
For Fun - Pick Spring or Winter (from Groundhog Day)
Creative Craft World - Love
Simon Says Stamp - Love
Paper Crafting Journey - Love
Thrilling Thursday - Love
Allsorts - Love Love Love
Pennys - Hearts a Flutter
Raise The Bar - Hearts
Simply Create - Hearts
Digi Doodle Shop - Valentines
Card Makin Mama's - Valentines
Stampin For The Weekend - Valentines
Crazy 4 Challenges - Valentines
Secret Crafter - Valentines
Prairie Fairy - For A Sweetheart
The Paper Variety - Photo Inspiration (I picked the hearts and colors)
Auds Sentiments - Corny Valentines Sentiment
Cute Card Thursday - Banish the Blues (use a funny image or sentiment)
Stamping Vacation Pick 3 - Love, Heart and Border Punch
Stamping Vacation Music In You - Love Of My Life
Stamping Vacation Occasion Oasis - Valentines Day
Stamping Vacation Extra Extra - Sweethearts
Stamping Vacation No No - No Tags
Stamping Vacation Home Sweet Home - Romance

Card Recipe:
Image - Bird's Spring Trinkets
Paper - Fine and Dandy Tickled Pink by My Minds Eye
Medium - Copic Markers
Sentiment - Printed in Harrington Font
Border Punch - Martha Stewart
Circle Cutter - Martha Stewart
Rhinestone - Treasures by Shabby Chic
Pearls - Queen and Co

I added Liquid Embossing to his boots and his banner to give a little shine :)
I hope he can banish the winter blues away from you for at least a short while today and that you'll come along and play with us at Pile It On!


Beth Norman-Roberts said...

Very cute. Your colouring is wonderful. Thank you for playing in the Creative Belli Blog Challenge.

Unknown said... bright and cheerful! Thanks so much for joining our challenge this week at Shelly's Images. I always get excited when I see entries from you and get to visit your blog.

Cards By MI said...

Love your card! The colours, the image, the lo. It's just wonderful! Thanks for playing with us over at For Fun this week.
Love n hugs

Courtney said...

This is adorable Katie!! Thanks for playing along with our “Hearts a Flutter” Challenge this week at Penny’s. Good Luck!


Jami said...

Very sweet! Love that paper!! Thanks for joining us at Bugaboo!

Faye said...

Wow, cute card, love the bright colours. Thanks for playing at Cupcake this week. x

HelenR said...

Lovely card, great image! Thank you for joining us for Little Claire's very first challenge! :) x

aqualeiga said...

Your card is gorgeous! Love the Meljen design you've used....thanks for sharing with us at 'For fun' this week.

Hugs, Ali x (DT)

PS go check out Feline Playful.....saw your name pop up a couple of times as a winner of challenges....WTG!

Stephanie said...

Adorable card! I sure hope Spring comes soon. Thanks for joining us at Shelly's Images.

Yara said...

Beautiful! Great job with the coloring! Thanks so much for playing with us at The Paper Variety!

sammi said...

Fabulous card! Love it! Thanks for sharing with us at Shellyis Images.

Sprytebyrd said...

Love this card! Great papers, gorgeous coloring and awesome layout!
Thanks so much for playing along with the Card Makin' Mamas on our Valentine Challenge! Good Luck!
Hugs! Dee Sprytebyrd's Sentiments

debby4000 said...

Adorable, gorgeous card Katie.

Thebug415 said...

Wow...what a lovely card. I love that PP you used too. Thanks for joining us at the Creative Belli Challenge.

Helen Dooley said...

She is adorable Katie! Thanks fro playing along on For Fun.

Lola said...

Wow, your coloring is just beautiful!

downrightcrafty said...

Oh such a lovely Valentine creation thank you for sharing your beautiful work with us at the SCSC
Hugs Kate xx

MiniOwner said...

Awww that made me smile - soooo cute! Thanks for taking up our love challenge at Creative Craft World.
Sue x

sallysbitz2 said...

WOW, what a stunning card, perfectly coloured and just love those cheery papers x

Thanks for joining us @ For Fun Challenges.

hugs sally x

Micki said...

wow, love your coloring and love the papers you chose. i have such a hard time with papers.... lol. this is such a bright and cheery it and love how you added the paper on the inside. thanks so much for playing along with us at the sisterhood of crafters.

Darlene said...

This is just adorable ... inside & out! What a fun creation!
Thanks for joining us at Penny's "Hearts a Flutter" challenge and we hope to see you again next challenge.

Beverly Montez said...

Totally adorable--the image, the papers, everything!
thanks for joining us at Fairy Fun Fridays

Christine said...

What a cute card. Love all the details, that image is just adorable. Thanks for joining us at For Fun Challenges.

Tara Godfrey said...

Ahhhh this is such a cute card and I love this MME paper it is gorgeous and is your colouring of this sweet image! Thanks so much for joining us at Simon Says Stamp with your beautiful card for our Love is in the Air Challenge!

Berni said...

Great card, with lots of lovely colours!

Thanks for joining us over at SFTW

Berni xx

Audrey said...

Too cute! Where to start... I love the sentiments with the DP, the spring colors and that adorable image. Thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments.

Cor* said...

This is def bright & breezy! Great colors and an awesome layout! Thanks so much for participating in our PICK 3 Challenge for Feb. over at SV. You now have an entry towards the $25.00 gift certificate to a store of your choice!!Rock On!

deesdesigns said...

I'm ROTFL - love you card! I'm so glad you were able to join us for our quirky Valentine sayings challenge at Aud Sentiments! Dee

Lori said...

These papers are the perfect fit for this image, thanks for joining our sweetheart challenge at the Fairy Fun Friday blog, we're glad to have you!

Linda said...

Oh my this is such a cute your card!!
Thank you for joining us at Simply Create for our heart challenge...hope to see your creative work for our next challenge.
Linda - Simply Create DT

Pink Room Therapy Designs said...

Very cute! Love the papers! Thanks for joining us at Catch the Bug this week!

Helen said...

This is adorable Katie!
Thanks for joining us at the SCSC!
Helen x

Rose said...

love your super CUTE image!! fantastic card inside and out :)

So glad you joined us on Simply Create :)

Choccy said...

Such a cute image and card.
Thanks for sharing with us at Creative Craft World for our Love Challenge.
Choccy x

Tammy Miller said...

Awwwww this is sooooo cute, thanks for joining us at Aud Sentiments for our challenge! Hope to see you again for our next challenge!

Unknown said...

Thanks for joining us at PCJ for our Love is in the Air Challenge and hope to see you back for the next challenge too!

Lisa x

Thanh Vo said...

Gorgeous colouring, Katie. I love the fact that it's also a spring card. Thanks for playing along at Raise the Bar.