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Saturday, March 13, 2010

Hi all!! It is Saturday and time for another Saturday Spotlight Challenge!!! We so love seeing all your creations!!

For this week's challenge.....
The Spotlight Divas would like to challenge you to be "so slick"! Nope, it's not a typo! We mean "slick" as in slick card stock, embellishments, acetate paper, crystal lacquer, etc. etc....list can go on and on! We figured this was the season for Spring rain, so why not make something slick or 'wet looking'! Sound like fun?!! Grab your slickness and get creating! We'd love to see what you come up with!

It is definitely fitting for this weekend here in NY...we are being swamped with rain. It is quickly getting rid of the snow!! Boy does our yard look like a swamp though.

Well let me continue with the challenge....

For our Spotlight sponsor this week we have...
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They have such sweet images and this week we were so lucky that they provided the dt with two images to use for our challenge!!

**One lucky winner from our challenge chosen using will receive FOUR FREE DIGITAL IMAGES of choice from the Sassy Studio Designs store!**

For my creation I used Janie Mermaid from Sassy Studio. I colored her with copics and paper pieced and embossed her outfit. It is hard to see all the embossing but the black dp is glossy as is the buttons, mermaid outfit and pearls for the necklace. For my card I used the sketch from Mercy's Tuesday sketch.


Catch the Bug - Green

Lexi's Creations - Anything Goes

ABC Challenge- Paper Piecing

Fussy and Fancy: Green
Penny's Challenges: Green
Mercy's Tuesday sketch.
Raise the Bar-Green

Thanks for stopping by. I hope you are inspired by my creation to join this week's challenge. For more inspiration, please visit my dt sisters:

*Vicki (creator/coordinator)

REMINDERS For The Saturday Spotlight:
Be sure to place the DIRECT link to your creation in Mister Linky in order to qualify to win the prize from our sponsors or voting for the top 3 creations before Friday at 3 p.m.

If you upload your creation to an on-line gallery, please be sure to label it with the keywords SSHP22


Want to win some Whimsy?????

That's right Denise is having an AWESOME blog candy give away right now. Where you can win Crissy Armstrong's new design....Spring Stepping. This a new set including a gorgeous carousel horse, 2 sentiments and a lovely swirl up for grabs!!! All you need to do is leave your name on the linky.....RIGHT HERE Denise has a gorgeous sample for you to check out too. Don't forget to to join us for the blog hop with the Whimsy DT, Sunday, March 14th.

Oh and.... speaking of Whimsy, they are holding a guest design team call for the months of April and May!! please see the details HERE!! What an awesome opportunity to work with some fab stamps!!!

Thanks for stopping by today!! I hope you enjoyed my creation. I sure enjoyed creating them!! I hope you are having a great weekend!



Lil Daffodil said...

Hi Chris,
What agreat colour combo. This card is not quite your usual elegant style but I love it, the image is fantastic.
Have a great weekend.
Fiona x

Maria Matter said...

Beautiful Chris!!
your background papers are perfect, bubbly & shiny! love all your layers and the little pearl necklace! You are so creative, you always add such detail to your art!!!

You also reminded me, I have this paper somewhere! lol
Have a fabulous weekend Chris!
Blessings, Maria

Darlene (SCS:akronstamperdpk) said...

LOVE this!!! What a fabulous layout ... really makes the mermaid POP and your choice of colors and papers are just PERFECT! You are amazingly talented my friend and I am so inspired with each and every creation you come up with!! WOW!! Have a wonderful weekend!!

Jacki Randolph said...

Very beautiful card, love all the layers and the color combo.

Thanks for playing with us at Fussy & Fancy challenge.

Crystal said...

This is wonderful, WOW Chris I LOVED how you used this image....You rocked this slick challenge sweetie!!! Hugs!

stampinfrog said...

Fantastic card!Love the color combo and the sweet mermaid is so beautiful!

Lori said...

What a fun card! This little mermaid is adorable. Love the color combo you've used. Hugs!

Jessica G. said...

This DP is perfect for this fun mermaid -- it looks just like bubbles! Did you you notice that it also matches your blog side panels?

The pearl necklace is such a wonderful accent; now this gal is cute AND stylish!!

Helen said...

Gorgeous card - love the colour combo!
Thanks for joining us at the ABC Challenge!
Helen x

Anonymous said...

AWW!! Chris, she is just GORGEOUS lady!! I love your pretty coloring and you did such a beautiful job with this challenge girl!! You rock in EVERYTHING you do!! Thanks sweetie!! HUGS

Earline said...

this is so cute

Jodi said...

Gorgeous card!! I love the way you used this mermaid and how you colored her!
Jodi =)

Bonibleaux Designs said...

i just love the colors you chose for this week's challenge!! Very cute!!

~*Joni said...

Chris she is adorable! I had the privilege of working with these images before, they are so fun to color in. Your mermaid is adorable, so happy and ready for the water! Love the layout, thank you for going green and joining us at Raise The Bar this week!

Anonymous said...

Fabulous card, cute image! I love all the layers, and the papers are perfect with the image--but you knew that, didn't you?! Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!

Jennifer said...

Awesome card Chris. I love your work. Thank you for joining us at Fussy and Fancy Friday!


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