Saturday, October 1, 2011

World Cardmaking Day Blog Hop

Happy World Cardmaking Day!!! Welcome to an A*Muse Studio Blog Hop celebrating the occasion!!! We've been having big fun making cards to celebrate! I decided to make a fun black and pink polka dotty card. I love polka dots and black and pink is one of my favorite color combos. Here are the A*Muse Studio products that I used on a fun friendship card!

Now, I should stop here and apologize for the photos. It is close to midnight and I am at my sister's house. She is recovering from surgery so I'm helping my mom take care of the kiddos so my bro-in-law can keep farming and help take care of my sis. :) My sweet, little and youngest, adorable nephew threw up all over me and the rocking chair about an hour ago. Since then I have been cleaning chairs and carpet and washing clothes and having a wonderful time. :) OK - perhaps there is a touch bit of sarcasm in the last part but my nephew is a sweetheart and he can't help it his tummy hurt. However, with the added complications, I had to finish my card quickly and get some pics taken and uploaded so please forgive the photo quality. The card does look better in person. :)

 Tini Time is a super fun set. You can use it for cosmos and celebrating the love of fun cocktail drinks. Or, you can turn the glass into a hanging light or a table or other fun things!
Check out a close up of the image and layers of the fabulous onyx, onyx polka dot and bubblegum polka dot papers. They're layered on A*Muse Studio Vanilla as their polka dots have a cream tinge. So pretty! And, check it out - the Sakura quickie glue pen makes it easy to add some bubblegum glitter to the image. A "sugar" rim was added to the cocktail glass and a glittery border to the sentiment. The sentiment is popped up over the glass image. And, check out that fabulous polka dot organdy ribbon - adds such a cute touch to the card. Oh, and before I forget the onyx (black) layer of paper has been spritzed with the stardust finishing spray so it has a wonderful shimmery look.

Finally, check out the inside of the card. Pink and polka dotty and fun! Hope you've enjoyed a splash of Tini Time and I hope you continue on to Pamela Frederickson's blog for more hopping fun!! The full blogging list is below:


Amber Smith: http://theneatery.wordpress.com/
Veronica Zalis: http://lk2thestarz.blogspot.com/
Jennifer Corson: http://www.scripptyscraps.blogspot.com/
Karen Crisp: http://www.papernstamps.blogspot.com/
Jeanette Cloyd: http://www.smoreamusement.blogspot.com/
Sherri Thacker: http://www.sherri-iloveflipflops.blogspot.com/
Seleise Barrett (this is me - you are here): http://www.amethystcat.blogspot.com/
Pamela Frederickson: http://www.attemptedcreativity.blogspot.com/
Carissa Fulkerson: http://www.carissascottage.blogspot.com/
Melissa Roell: http://www.totogal62.blogspot.com/
Angela Schellenburg: http://www.gypsypaperie.blogspot.com/
Lisa Chapman: http://www.piesafepapergoods.blogspot.com/
Heather Scott: http://www.oz-somestamps.com/
Suzanne Dahlberg: http://www.thecardyard.blogspot.com/
Dana Vincent: http://www.danasamazed.blogspot.com/
Julie Dylingowski: http://www.simplyimpressed.blogspot.com/

Have a wonderfully creative day!

17 comments:

  1. Tini Time and a pink and black color combo make for a wonderful card!!! Hope you sister and nephew are both feeling better!

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  2. Hope today you are having a better day! Love your card combination though.

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  3. Cheers! Love your card and your glitter touches! That quickie glue pen is a new fav!

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  4. Great card - I am loving this set too - well okay I am lovin way too many of the Amuse sets. Great job.

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  5. Nice!!! Love the color combo! And the glitter is perfect!

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  6. Very cute Seleise!! Glad you are having so much fun with Amuse! I love the sugar rim on your card, that is a great extra touch!

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  7. Great Card Seleise! Cheers to YOU! Happy WCMD!

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  8. Love seeing the a*musing inspiration! TFS on World Cardmaking Day!

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  9. I love your pink/black color combo! Your card is super cute!

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  10. Seleise, I love the glitter and the color combo!

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  11. Ha ha...this is just darling, Seleise! Thanks for sharing...I'm liking the Amuse stamps more every time I see them!

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  12. Seleise, after your crazy day, I hope you HAD a cocktail! ;) Beautiful card with a fab color combo!

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  13. Oh, I hope your nephew is feeling better - poor little guy. Your card is adorable - I'm a big fan of the pink & black color combo and the bling makes it even prettier!

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  14. Cute card! Hope everyone is feeling better - how sweet of you to help with the kidos....

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Seleise