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Friday, January 28, 2011

CSS Alumni Blog Hop

Gina K. Designs/StampTV
Center Stage Spotlight Alumni Blog Hop



If you arrived here from Giovana's Blog, you're in the right spot.
If not, you'll want to go back to StampTV so you won't miss a thing.



Sketch Challenge
Created by Melissa Cash



I was so excited when my new order arrived in my mailbox.
This card was made with a stamp set released this month.

Ready, Set, Snow!
Illustrator: Rupa Shevde



I love you snow much!

For those of you who don't know so well, yet, I love the color orange!
Gina K's Sweet Mango is perfect for my penguin.

Not too light,
Not too bright.
It's just right!

Tools & Accessories

Cuttlebug snowflake embossing folder
Spellbinders Nestabilities: scalloped squares
Martha Stewart Infinite Loops Trim punch
Stampin' Up punches: circle, large oval & designer label
Copic Markers: Y38 honey, Y35 maize, B12 ice blue
SU bashful blue ribbon
pop-up dots
brads


Next up is Joy's Blog

~Pieces of Joy~


121 comments:

Karen (TLgirl353) said...

Oh, that little guy is snow cute! Perfect color combo for this Jen!

Betty Neville said...

Really cute card Jen! The mango color is a great choice - makes this such a cheerful card!

Giovana said...

Your card is really cute Jen!!

Sharri said...

Jen, This is so cute!! I love that little penquin and your color combo!!

joy said...

Fantastic color combination and love the embossing!

Carla S. said...

Very cute card, Jen! Love the color combo and the darling penquin!

Stampin' Pam said...

Ahhhh how cute is this and you are right - the mango IS just right! Great accent color on the blue and white.

Payne Holler Cards said...

absolutely adore this color combo -such an adorable card !!
hugs
Linda

Carolina said...

What a delightful winter card! The emboss background is just the perfect touch!

Vic said...

I love your card!

iamvictorias at gmail dot com

Cynthia said...

Love the color combo with this sweet penguin! I am also really liking orange lately!

Die Cut Lady said...

I love the color combo you used and Rupa's penguin is so cute.

Miesje said...

This is so cute! I love the mango color with that too! Great card Jenn!

ladyj said...

what a cute card--love it :-)

Gayle C. said...

Very Very cute, Jen and I like the soft colors with the pop of mango.

Cheri said...

Love, love, love this cute penguin and how you used him for this sketch, Jen. And fantastic combo of colors with the white. Great card.

Kay S said...

How cute is that?! Love that sweet little penguin and the light blue/orange combo is perfect! Your card brought a smile to my face!

Anonymous said...

Very cute. Love that penguin.
craftyteacher13

lisa808 said...

'Snow' cute!!!

Theresa Momber said...

This is so cute! I'm in love with that loopy border.

Vicki Dutcher said...

Just a fun card!

Lynne said...

My grand daughter loves penguins - so cute. Would love to own this set

Anonymous said...

Snow cute lol. RosieG(gramig05)

Kelly said...

Darling card Jen! I love that little penquin!

stampqueen said...

Snow cute :) Love the color combo!!

Connie C said...

I love the color combo you chose! I know I wouldn't have thought of it myself, but seeing it on your card inspires me. :-) The image is so cute -- and perfect for a cold January that isn't over yet!

peggy wainman said...

Love, love, love it!

Crafty Math Chick said...

The mango and light blue together Jen.

Sue VanDeVusse said...

Super cute! I love the soft colors and the out of the box penguin.

Melissa Cash said...

Very cute card Jen! Your penguin is adorable.

Barbara Colbert said...

OH so cute!!!! Great combo of colors and stamps!! Makes you smile!

Kelly said...

Love the penguin and winter theme. Great colors.

Lagene said...

Too CUTE!!! Love the Band!

Becky said...

So cute!

LauriP said...

Great card; perfect for a kid!

Lenoria said...

This is a cute card and I love your color combination!

Joyce Thurston said...

sweet card and lovely color choice

Judy said...

I love the colors and the penguin--so cute!

Sherry Kushibab said...

With all the snow predicted here today I can really appreciate this little fella sliding....very cute card.

Judy Covey said...

Totally cute card Jen. Great color combinations too.

Sue McGuire said...

I love that little penguin! Your card is so bright, just like a bright snowy day! Great colour combination!

Rita said...

Sooo cute! He can come here...we have plenty of snow for him to slide down hills & have fun! Hehehe!!! I luv this image!

MyNeed2Craft said...

This is sooo cute. Love that penquin. :)

Steelydawn said...

This penguin is so adorable! I love the way you tore the paper for the snow!

Gerry said...

Soooo cute!! You just have to smile when you see that little penquin.

Dolce Stamps and Cards said...

Nice winter card very cute.

Virginia Wingo said...

What a cute card with All the right colors.

Anonymous said...

Really is cute and perfect timing for this time of the year.

sandyh said...

the color combo is great and love the little penguin!
sandyh

Linda said...

So cute. Thanks for sharing.

Linda D.

Sheila Murray said...

I love your color combination and the cute penquin.

April said...

That penguin is so very adorable! LOVE IT!

Judy said...

Love the penguin and the colors-so fun that I want to join the penguin!

Marsha said...

The verse is so cute - and love that little penguin.

creativearts said...

Cute penguin! Love the colors.

debmiata2001 said...

I love your card...it is snow adorable

Marilyn said...

What a cute card and penguin.
Great for winter.

nancy abair said...

Adorable also like all the info for what you used

Glitter Fantasies said...

Where did you get the penguin?? He is so adorable. I agree, the colors go together so well. TFS the adorable card.
Jackie
jmpresearch@gmail.com

Kay M said...

How cute! Nice soft Colors.

Sharon Mattingly said...

What a cute card!

Marie said...

I love this card! The colors are gorgeous and the lines are clean and simple. Thanks for sharing! Marie

Patricia said...

love your card. Love the penguin.

Anonymous said...

Sssssssnnnnnnnnoooooowwwwww adorable!
Joyce
mamabeliever@comcast.net

Jan Barrie said...

what a cute little guy. Love your card.
Jan

Anonymous said...

Love the penquin and "snowflake" EB background. Barb S.

whitneymaryann said...

Who couldn't love that penguin in return. Cute, cute.

Shari said...

anything with a "critter" you have to love. What a super idea instead of hearts and flowers. !!!ptoan

Barb said...

really like the card.

naneruth said...

Great idea. Wonderful colors for this card.

Carol said...

What an adorable little guy!

Carol B
ciaoitalia2007(at)gmail(dot)com

scalder said...

The penquin is having too much fun!! Love the colour combo and the embossing:)

Jan said...

Very cute card. The color combo makes everything pop.

Quewetta said...

What a pretty winter snow card.

helenbrendan said...

Awwwww! Cute penguin idea and great colors. Thanks!

stamper said...

Cute card!

JoJo said...

How cute...love the way the mango paper goes with the blue.

Montana Mama said...

never would have thought of this colorcombo for the image but it works great! nice!

Alexis said...

Very cheerful and bright! Lovely card!

Susan said...

Your card is really cute Jen. Just as you love orange, I love blue so your card was a real hit with me. Love the embossed snowflakes. Thanks for a great idea!

Julsanne said...

This is so very sweet. Love the little penquin. TFS

Anonymous said...

just love this stamp set, now you have given me another idea to make another card with this set. dgodin67@cox.net

cathyellie said...

Love it Jen! Great job!

Maxine said...

Great job. Never get tired of little penguins

cal8007 said...

Cute little pinguin! TFS

Carmen
cal8007 at aol dot com

JO WITNEY said...

Love how you tied in the beak and feet color, it is a pleasant combination.

JO WITNEY said...

Great color combo.

Carol said...

Lovely, cute card. The colors work so nicely together.

paddy said...

great color combo - fab desig. is that a loop punch used?

Christine from FL said...

Perfect color combo! Love that penguin!

Barbara Hale said...

This card is snow stinkin' cute. Love the penguin.

Melinda Gleissner said...

What a cute penguin on a saucer! ...it makes for a very sweet card.

Ink-Pattie said...

Love the color combo on this cute card!

Diana said...

Very cute card. I love the color combo & the embossed snowflakes.

terrie said...

Your card is sooooo stinkin' good and the perfect sentiment..well done

Sonia said...

I love this penguin! I also like the snowflake embossing- it all adds up to a cute card!

Joan said...

Too, too cute. Love the colors. Thanks so much for the inspiration.

Diana said...

So cute. That's one Cuttlebug folder I don't have yet. Thanks for the ideas, Jen.

Anonymous said...

Such a cute card. Penguin on the saucer is adorable.

Joni said...

How sweet it is to be inspired by you.

PatS said...

What a cute penquin. The addition of orange to the color combo is great!

Suzanne said...

Great choice on the color combo. Well done!

Lina said...

love the card.. cute penguin!!

Pat Jandacek said...

Such a cute image and you made great selections for accessorizing/embellishing it, including (as many people have already commented) the color selection.

Melody (lacyquilter) said...

Great card. I love the fun punched strip.

Leisa said...

wouldn't have thought of light blue and orange - but its great! the embossed snowflakes are so perfect for the card :)

Sharon Jones said...

Love that color combo, for sure! Really cute card!

Anonymous said...

Love your card the penquin is so cute
Hugs
Donna B.

Anonymous said...

Cute card.
Jean McGee

Clare said...

How cute is this card! VERY! Good job, and it looks like it was fun to make.

Karen said...

Love your colors and it is soooo sweet!

Glamour said...

What a cute Snowman. Love your design and choice of papers. Great job.

Anonymous said...

This is the cutest card! Marie Sellers

Jane said...

love your card - I think the penguin is very cute

Donna Phelan said...

Jen your card is 2 cute! The colors were a great choice!

laurie said...

COOL!

Darla said...

So cute - love penguins.

Linda said...

What sweet little penquin. He looks so loveable! I miss talk you! miss boo! Guess who? Hotwheels (Linda) rembmer me?

Anonymous said...

Very cute card. Love the image and the beautiful colors.

Joan
MN

Scrap Happy said...

This is such a cute set...love the penguin!

Scrap Happy said...

Wouldn't have thought orange a wintry colour...but it works!