Tuesday, April 21, 2009

Try It Out Tuesday #15 - Hey Girlfriend

Hi everyone and Happy Tuesday :) Today is Tuesday so it's another Try It Out Tuesday Challenge over at Susana's, of Susana's Custom Art and Card Design, store blog, Follow Your Heart. Our wonderful DT leader, Suzanne, challenged us this week to add as much glitter and bling as we could to our card. I love glitter and bling so this was a super fun challenge for me :)



Here's a picture of my card without the flash. It's a bit difficult to see the shimmer and bling so here are two more pictures with the flash on that really show the shimmer and shine:




For my main image, I decided to use this fun and sassy Rubber Romance image, Three Girlfriends. I inked the image with Memento Black Ink, stamped it onto PTI cardstock, and colored it with copics. I added Ruby Red Liquid Pearls to the lips of two of the ladies for lipstick, White Opal Liquid Pearls to the outfits of the lady on the far left and the far right, Shimmerz to all handbags, and a Kaisercraft Soft Pink Rhinestone to the necklace on the lady in the middle. These ladies are stylin' :) I next stamped the sentiment, from Hanna Stamps, onto the image panel.

Next, I created my card base, which measures 5 1/2 by 5 1/2, out of SU's Regal Rose. I layered Basic Black on top of that followed by Elegant Eggplant, followed by my design paper from Basic Grey. I used my ticket corner punch on my image panel, adhered it to my SU cardstock and to the card base with dimensionals, and added Pearls to the corners. I added a separate panel and used my new Fiskars Diamond border punch along the bottom. I then added a purple ribbon and bow and a Heart Charm to the bottom of the card. For a finishing touch, I added Primas.

I'd love to hear what you think of my card. Thank you so much for stopping by. Don't forget to stop by Susana's Store Blog, Follow Your Heart to see what the other amazing DT members have created. I'll see you back here tomorrow with another project. Hope you all have a wonderful day :)

Big Hugs, Christine

17 comments:

Aud said...

Fabulous card! Love the colors and the beautiful details!♥

Hugs,
Aud

Maria Matter said...

Christine, this is fabulous!!! Love all the sparkle and shine! This is a great card for the bling challenge!!!
Blessings, Maria

melissac said...

It's another beauty Christine! I love all the blinging and shine!! Blessings and hugs!!

Heather said...

This Image is totally cool, and I love the sparkle and bling!! You did an amazing job on the try it out challenge!!

Heather

Danni said...

Oh how fun!!! Love this and such fun to have it so sparkly!

Susan said...

So much fun! Love the Rubber Romance babes! Love how you used the liquid pearls and the coloring is over the top! Love, adore them. I want to be where they are!

Hugs to you,

Susan

Karolyn Loncon said...

Christine, this is WONDERFUL! I'd hang out with those sassy ladies any day of the week. You really blinged them out perfectly!

Justine said...

Wow I love this image and of course what you did with it is stunning. . I like the way that you chose to color this too

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Love the image Christine and all the bling, fabulous colouring, Big Hugs, Nikki x

Susana M said...

Hye Christine,
That is a great layout and I love the bling factor - super job on the challenge!!!
Hearts and Hugs
Susana

Ann said...

Fab bling!

cats whiskers said...

Hi Christine brilliant card, love the image and the gorgeous papers
Hugs jacqui x

Suzanne J Dean said...

Wonderful Christine! I love this RR stamp & love it all blingified! Great job with the liquid pearls too--so pretty!

hugz,
Suzanne

marsha said...

Love it! This is awesome Christine, I just love your coloring and all the bling! The charm is adorable.

Hugs,
Marsha

papercraftsbyrach said...

a brilliant card Christine, love all the bling. hugs rachxx

Lyn S said...

Wowzers! This is such a classy looking card Christine! I love the colouring, the bling...just everything!

Lisa Graves said...

Love all the glitz, Christine. Fabulous card!

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