Saturday, January 1, 2011

Happy 2011 and ....Etsy Inspired Challenge #120!

Happy 2011 !! I hope you all had a fantastic Christmas holiday as I spent some wonderful time with my family and friends. And now I welcome you to the first Etsy Inspired Challenge in 2011!
Our Shop is  Muffa.Winner Prize: amazingly cute, super teenie weenie goldfish
Sponsor: Dude Time Doodles Store (see blog here)
Winner prize - a prize package to the winner of your Challenge, Contest or Event the following month never before seen NEW RELEASES. The winner will have the NEW RELEASES before anyone else so they get an added bonus.
My inspiration came from Muffa' shop logo/banners.
I used it as a sketch and color inspiration and this is what I came up with.
You make me Smile
RubySavannah , Sherry, Virginia (you are here).
guest designer Rachel
Please link your project to Etsy inspired Challenge here.

28 comments:

donna mikasa said...

Hi Virginia! Happy New Year to you and your lovely family! Love your card and your inspiration from the banner! Who'da thunk that? Only you!!

Alice Wertz said...

love love your take on this challenge! super card, girl! Happy New Year to you and yours. All the best wishes to you and your sweet family! =) big hugs, my friend!

Jackie said...

I'm loving your card Virginia! That white background is perfect....it really brings out the colors in your DSP! Awesome work!!!!!

Karen B. said...

Super cute, I love your little embellies on this card.

Brenda said...

What a beautiful fresh start to 2011 Virginia! Love these colours and your wonderful design! Happy New Year to you and your family Virginia, wishing it to be a great one!

Simone said...

Hi Virginia! Sorry I havent been around to comment lately - its just been a busy time with family etc! But just wanted to say your cards are gorgeous as always and I hope you had a wonderful Christmas my sweet friend? Happy New Year to you and your family and I hope your 2011 is filled with lots of happiness and stampy fun! :)

Lin said...

This is such a Virginia card - happy, cheerful and bright! Happy New Year, little sis!

Angi @ CokiePop said...

Wow...Fab idea Virginia to use the Muffa logo. Your design is perfectly creative. Love it. Happy New Year to ya! :)

~Patty~ said...

Happy New Year !!!!

Barb said...

As usual, now that I see where your inspiration came from, I love this card even more! Fabulous, V! Happy New Year, my friend!

Kerry said...

I LOVE that you were inspired by the banner! It translated beautifully into a card! :) Happy New Year!

Joy said...

love that you used the banner, fab fab card!

Ruby said...

What a FAB way to do the challenge, I will have to try that one day, brilliant!! Happy New Year, I'm really looking forward to being on the team with you all!

AnitaRex said...

Love that you took the banner as inspiration! Great colors and I like the twine. Is that a twine circle in the middle of that flower? :>

de said...

I LOVE that you used the banner for inspiration! And its GORGEOUS!

BabyBokChoy said...

Beautiful take on that challenge!! You are really too good at these!! Happy 2011!

Linda said...

love it! oh my word Virginia, you're so good at these challenges! I love the twirled twine in the centre of the flower!!


Happy New Year to you too sweet friend xx

Tiffany said...

Ah, this is sooo very delightful adore the colors my friend, so bright and makes me happy! So nice talking to you today, just got home!!

Sherry Campbell said...

Wow- that is fantastic! How creative to use the banner as your inspiration- I love it!!

Savannah O'Gwynn said...

Get get out! GET OUT! I loooooooooove how clever you are! That is so awesome--I LOVE this inspiration and how you made it into your own card! LOOOOOOOOOVE it! I LOVE IT! It matches perfectly! OH MY! I think this is my fav card--EVER! LOVE IT! You rocked this week's challenge! CHEERS to you! Can't wait until FEB!!

alexandra s.m. said...

Happy New Year Virginia!!
I adore this card ;-)

Sherri Thompson said...

Virginia, I would never have thought to use the shop banner as inspiration for a card-you are so creative! Now i am going to be scouting blogs as inspiration for my cards!

Ashley Nguyen Newell said...

ACK! This is so genius! What a fabulous idea to be inspired by the banner! The colors, papers, chipboard and everything are just perfect! I love it! The twine is fabulous as well!

Vicky said...

Happy New Year Virginia! I so missed visiting your blog! You've been very creative all this time and this card is so cute! I love how you can get inspired by everything and make gorgeous cards! My card didn't arrive yet? :(

Emily Branch said...

You have AMAZED me AGAIN!! I love love love this layout. The colors are PERFECT together and I love the baker's twine! Great work this week!

Kathy (krolski) said...

What a cool idea to use the banner as inspiration! Love this card - love the colors and the design!

FibreJunky said...

What a fantastic idea!! I love how it came out, too!! Utterly fabulous!

Suzanne C said...

Wow! Love the bright colors and the design! Beautiful!