1.01.2012

Sentimental Sundays Blog Hop with a giveaway!

We are back at Sentimental Sundays and are ready to start this new year with a big blog party that involves lots of amazing cards and prizes to be won!  You should have arrived here from Rachelle. If you didn't arrive from her blog and would like to join in the hop, please start at the Sentimental Sundays challenge blog.

My card for this week is clean and simple to create, otherwise referred to as CAS.  Need to make a card in a jiffy?  This card has simple cuts, basic supplies, and just 15  minutes of your time.

My card uses the adorable Pink Cat Studio image which I colored with Copics and then cut out.  The new Authentique Free Bird 6x6 series papers are so fun to use with cards since you don't need as much paper to create.  I cut a hounds tooth panel and rounded the two top corners.  Next I cut a strip of the mustard paper  and then paired with another strip in navy which I punched with the scallop border. ***don't have a border punch?  use decorative scissors to create your border***  A piece of grey twine was wrapped around  the navy and a large button was tied on.  Add your colored image with pop dots to the right side and then sentiment.    Done! 
 
Also, I have a little prize for one lucky commenter.  Just leave me a comment on this post for a chance to win this:
                          I will pick a winner next Sunday and announce here so be sure to check back!

We hope you will join in our “Anything Goes” (plus a sentiment) challenge this week. We have amazing sponsors and to make things a little more exciting, there are hidden prizes being offered by some of our design team members.

So make sure you make sure to visit each stop along the way and enter your comments.


Your next stop on the hop is Archana.  If you should happen to get lost along the way, you can find the blog hop list over at the Sentimental Sundays challenge blog. The hop ends on Saturday, January 7th at midnight EST. The winners will be announced on the Sentimental Sundays challenge blog on Tuesday, January 10th. So, hop on over to the next stop and good luck!

Thank you so much for stopping by.

56 comments:

Hussena

what a lovely fun card ...love the image and the PP'S you have used ..so fab!!

Cherry's Jubilee

just adorable...i love little mice...as long as they are not real and not in my home rofl. cherry

E.T.

adorable!!

Bea und Doreen

stunnign card Amy and a cute image *lol*
Hugs
Doreen xx

Basslady

this is incredibly sweet!

hugs and kisses from germany,
silvi xoxo

Jo

It's a lovely card, love the added dimension. Jo x

knitmachinequeen (KMQ)

Very cute. Great coloring and paper choice. TFS.

CraftyGirl

First off you blog is very pretty! I love your card and such a cute image. I love the bakers twine. I keep telling myself to get some but somehow when I am out shopping there is always something else that jumps into the cart. Well, a New Year to get it all right!!! Thanks for sharing.

TTFN,

CraftyGirl

Julie Tucker-Wolek

Sooooooooooooo cute!! I love love love the colors and loving that blue hounds tooth paper! Happy New Year! :):):):):):):):):):):)

Elin

Lovely card! And a really cute image too. Thanks for sharing inspiration on making quick cards too.. I'm sure I'm not the only one who find myself in a hurry sometimes :)

Archana

I really love this cute image. Really a fun card with wonderful colors!

Ros

What a fabulous fun card ... beautifully done!

Annette

super cute card...that image is just so cute...Thanks for sharing..

Happy New Year..

Denay

Love the houndstooth and the image is super cute.

Dee

Simple cards a good. love the image, thanks for sharing. A blog hop is a great way to start the new year.

Kathy

So cute Amy. Love the colors you've used and the sweet little sentiment with the mouse. Super cute CAS creation. So excited to be creating with you on the Sentimental Sundays DT!
Hugs~Kathy

Ardilla

Lovely card... nice image, Amy!

Have a HAPPY NEW YEAR!

Deanne @ Three Trees

Just adorable! My CAS cards always seem to take hours - I wish I had your quick skills!

Deanne :)

Jenn

Cute, cute, very cute!!

Fellow DT Member
Jennifer

Sandy

oooooooooo - so cute Amy! :) Love it!


Sandy
(fellow DT member)

nancyparker55

Cute card. Sweet image.
nancyparker55@sympatico.ca

Jasmine

The layers of this is wonderful! Thanks for the chance!
Jasmine
jazzie2103@hotmail.com

Cheryl

Amy, how totally cute is this card? Love it!


Wishing you a year of health, happiness and creativity! Happy New Year!

(email: shestamps11-blogs(at)yahoo(dot)com)

Janne

Hi! Your creation is gorgeous!I`m so proud to be in Sentimantal Sundays DT with you.
Hugs from Janne

pqueenie

Cute card! Happy New Year!!

Jennifer

Such a fun card! Lovin' your layout! Great twine and button accent!

Calypso's Crafts

Amy-
You amaze me with the simplicity of your cards!! It has the perfect balance of color and embellishments. Which is perfect for your floating image. Thank you for being so supportive of all the changes that has happened with Sentimental Sundays.

Hugs,
Calypso

SAMARA NAVI

Hi Amy! This card is SO cute and adorable. Oh my, if only all meesers were so cute! I remember coming to your blog before and saying I admired you. (I have Asperger's and am Dyslexic) so I'm on your team! Good mommy you are!!!! Your card just pops with your fantastic coloring and background papers. A joy to be here again and to be working on the team with you! Love and a hug, Samara.

Bonnie

What a sweet creation! And I hear you about the 6 x 6 paper pads....I use nothing but!

Scrappin' Annie

What a lovely fun card Amy. Love those little mices - thank your for the fun hop.

kimberly

Thanks Amy for sharing your CAS!!

wahixane77

Great job. U made this card look fab whether in 15 minutes or an hour. Looking forward to a great term with u. Olivia

Tameko

Hi Amy,

I hope that your New Year is off to a great start. Your card is adorable. I like your colors, and the way you cut out your image.
Blessings, Tameko

felkatz

that is way too cute!!! :)

Robin

What a cute little card. I love the image and how you colored it.

Stephenie

Sweet image! Very cute card!

cnelson

This could not be CUTER!!! LOVE, LOVE, LOVE!!!

jodiloveselvis

Very cute card. Thanks for sharing!!

2peasinapod

Happy New Year! How cute is this card! Thanks for sharing.

Jill

The nice are adorable - love your card

nicoleqmullen

This is just soooo adorable Amy, I LOVE it! And Happy New Year to you too :)

Jennipher

What a fun card. Love the bakers twine and the way you fussy cut around the image and left an aboslutely perfect white border. How did you do that? You must tell me. I would use a lot more digis if I could figure out how to do that. Your Fellow DT member.

Linda R.

Well you CAS card looks so cute what a great challenge for the new year.. I do hope you have a wonderful year ahead of you.. And I just want to say thanks so much for all the support and sweet comments, They are so encouraging and much appreciated.

Hugs, Linda

Davi

Amy this is just way cute!! It made me smile with the fun image and love the houndstooth check with it:) Wishing you a Fabulous New Year, looking forward to seeing your creations this year!

Audrey Pettit

What a sweet card, Amy! Love the CAS design and love that color combo. the houndstooth print is one of my all-time faves. And what an adorable mouse! Love this!
wishing you a very happy new year, and many blessings in 2012!

Super Jen

Love your colors! I have this stamp set so don't enter me in the drawing!

Leah the Orange

well i LOVE the image - so cute and versatile, but you are a girl after my own heart with the simple design AND teal houndstooth! wiping up drool over here! thanks for the hop inspiration - off i go!

Scrapaddict

HAPPY NEW YEAR! Love the card but 15 minutes?? It would take me an hour at least {lol}

Bente

Love the cute mouse, wonderful design on your card.
Hugs, Bente (DT friend)

Rhonda Miller

What a fabulous card. TFS.

Dreamtime Designs

Hi Amy,
I'm here doing the hop thing. Never done one before & im having such a good time lol
Love your card & tips. I don't know if I could make a card in just 15 mins lol..I'll have to try it. Thank you for being such a great inspiration & for sharing your design with us.
Happy New Year to you and yours.
Lisa

P.S There is some candy on my blog if you're interested.

http://dreamtimedesigns.blogspot.com/

Susan

Great card! I love that adorable image!
Susan

Tracey

Sorry I'm late Amy, trying to catch up from Christmas/New Year. I hope you had a fab Christmas & wishing you a Very Happy New Year.
Love the card!
Hugs
Tracey
xx

Melanie

Absolutely lovely card!
Have a Happy New Year!
Melanie

Renate

Fabulous card! Nice 'n easy, just the way I like it! :)
Wishing you a creative new year! :)

Deonna

What an adorable card! I love that image.

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