Saturday, January 23, 2010

Saturday Spotlight - Let The Sun Shine In!

Hello Everyone! Happy Saturday!

THANKS to everyone who participated in our challenge last week! WOW, what wonderful "snowflake" creations you came up with! So much inspiration out there ... thanks for sharing it with US!!

NOW, are you ready to "Let The Sunshine In"? Well that's the theme for today's Saturday Spotlight with Hidden Potential Challenge #15. So get out those BRIGHT colors and create something that not only puts a smile on your face but mine too!!! And be sure to use the keyword: SSHP15 when you upload to other online galleries such as SCS, PCP, SNR, etc. We can't wait to see YOUR creation!!!

Our Spotlight Sponsor this week is SUNSHINE'S STAMPS (Christina Bower).

(Click HERE to go to store)

**One lucky winner from our challenge in Mister Linky this week drawn from will receive 3 images from the store!! How cool is that?!**

NOW on to my card for today. I chose to use one of the adorable images from Inky Impressions ... this is "Flower LiLi". Isn't she adorable!! She certainly makes me yurn for the springtime, picking posies, and enjoying the sun shining down on your face!! What do you think?? Have I succeeded in bringing a little "sunshine" into your life today??? I did!! GREAT!!!

Here are the other items used on this creation:

Stamps: Inky Impressions
Papers: Whisper White, Garden Green, Paper Pizazz dp
Inks: Versafine Black
Accessories: Nestabilities Labels 4, EK Success Tag Punch, Prismacolor Markers, Hobby Lobby ribbon, Prima flowers, Hero Arts gems, Martha Stewart picket fence border punch, Creative Memories letters/numbers stickers, dimensionals

I hope you are inspired to join in on the fun. AND, if you need further inspiration, please check out the creations by my Diva Sistah's ... listed below...

*Vicki Parsons (Creator/Coordinator)
*Chris Olsen (Coordinator)

Boni Boutelle-Jones
Crystal Irwin
Dawn Burnworth
Erin Bailey
Jessica George
Jodi Ann-Lee
Maria Matter

We are SO THRILLED to see so many of you joining us in the challenge ... THANK YOU!!! Enjoy your weekend!!! And remember ... Spring is right around the corner!!


Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Aw just look at sweet Lili! She looks gorgeous among the sunshine. Beautiful coloring and design!! That polka dotted paper is perfect!! So cheery and just makes me smile!! Awesome take on this weeks SSHP challenge!!! Have a great weekend my friend!!

Dawn B. said...

Waking up to a rainy, gloomy day does make me want some sun and bright flowers..She is soooooooooooo cute..I just love this line..Great job Darlene..Have a super weekend. hugs.

Jessica G. said...

Adorable card, Darlene! This little gal is not only ready for some sunshine, but she's creating some all on her own!!

Crystal said...

AWW Darlene this is soooo adorable, Flower LiLi looks perfect in these that added fence too!!! Fantastic sweetie!! Enjoy your weekend!

Debbie said...

This is just gorgeous Darlene Love the bright colours with this cute little Image,Hugs Debbie x

Anonymous said...

Oh how I adore these images girl!! LOVE the bright and pretty colors you've used with her!! Your layout is amazing girl and you've handled this challenge perfectly!! Thank you so much for your lovely post!! You rock and I hope you enjoy the weekend friend!! HUGS

Bonibleaux Designs said...

Super CUTE!! And Girl I love what you've done with your blog!!!

Danni said...

Super cute card!!

Jan said...

Such a cute image and looks like SUNSHINE to me :) Love the little fence!

Maria Matter said...

Darlene this is such a sweet image!!! a lovely ray of sunshine, certain to bring a smile! Just like you my dear...coming here always makes me smile!!!
enjoy your weekend hun!
blessings, Maria

Kim said...

This will certainly wash away the winter blah's! Love the bright yellow and green. I can actually feel the warm rays of a spring sun when looking at this delightful card. You are pourning some inspiration here, sweetie!
Kim xXx

Fuzzy Slippers said...

Thanks for the encouragement Dar! I'm looking forward to next weeks challenge. :)

Kris Dickinson said...

So bright and fun Darlene!

Tammy said...

Gorgeous cheerful card Darlene!! Such a sweet image and I love your color combo!!

Hugs, Tammy