Friday, September 21, 2012

CTVS Design Team Ch# 15: Bling It Up!

Pause Dream Enjoy Ch# 38: Recess... HERE
Cardz TV Stamps DT Ch#15: Bling... HERE
Cut It Up Ch#2: Photo Inspiration...  HERE

Today is the beginning of a brand new challenge for


Starts: Friday, Sept 21st @ 12:00 am EST
Ends: Thurs, Sept 27th @ 11:59 pm EST
Details: Create a card, layout or craft project  using LOTS of bling! 
Use any theme you'd like, and use any colors you'd like.
Prize: 1 set of Cardz TV Stamps of the winner's choice
Winner (chosen by Announced: Friday, Sept 28th @ Cardz TV

So excited to show you what I made for this challenge!

Project # 411 of this year
  • A2 size card 4 1/4" x 5 1/2
  • Green mat cut @ 4 1/8" x 5 3/8"
  • Dotted mat cut @ 4" x 5 1/4"
  • Green strip cut @ 2 3/8" x 4"
  • Music strip cut @ 2 1/8" x 4"
  • All mats and image are inked around the edges with black ink
  • Dew Drops are Royal Jewels from TSQ's Royal Castle Shoppe
  • Background and music paper from My Mind's Eye "Lost & Found" stack
  • WILD CARD 2 Cricut Cartridge for Parrot p. 34 cut @ 4 1/2"
    • You can't see it from this photo, but the parrot part of the card is actually a mini card that opens on the front. CUTE!
  • Music notes are Hobby Lobby PUNCHES using GLITTER paper
  • Humongous googlie eye from either the Dollar Store or Hobby Lobby (can't remember which)
  • CARDZ TV STAMPS "Hugs & Kisses" stamp set used for sentiment
Okay, everybody sing it together....
Wild Thing!
You make my heart sing!
You make everything so GROOVY..
Wild Thing!

Come play with us! Show us your BLING IT UP card, layout, or project!
:) Janis


  1. I love it. I love googly eyes and the bigger the better.

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  2. You R 2 Funny!! Love your card and great description of it too!! Love your's one of my favs!!

    Geeze girl I think you should get a hobby you enjoy (LOL)

    YOU ROCK!!!

  3. Oh dear... now I am singing horribly out of tune! But I love this card-- super fun. Seriously... I don't think you can ever go wrong with a ginormous googlie eye!

  4. Janis,
    You make me smile. I love this adorable card. The parrot was such a fun idea to add to this card. :) I love the dew drops that you used, music notes and such cute papers. Great job!!

  5. Janis this card is adorable and really does make ya smile when you see it! This bird has some personality and charm and I just love it! Love the big googlie eye!

    Jo-DT sister

  6. Love it Miss Janis :) That googly-eyed bird is the cutest!!

    Michelle - DT sister

  7. Janis this is just precious! That one BIG googly eye is the topper. Love it!
    Cathy - Cardztv DT Sister

  8. Janis, this is just fantastic. I've had my eye on that cut since I got my WC2 cartridge and still haven't gotten around to making a card with it. That giant eye is wonderful!

  9. Janis, you're card is so adorable I love it.
    Jennifer DT Sister

  10. This is just darling!! Love that huge eye! This is just the cutest bird. I've got to get this cartridge!! :)

  11. This is such a cute card and idea! I love the extra big eye! That just sends this over the top!! XOXO, Julie. :0)

    DT Sister

  12. this card just makes me giggle every time I look at it Janis:-) I just love that parrot with his big googly eye staring out at me!! great card!

  13. Janis,
    Your birdie card is too cute, love that big googly eye and all the dew drops!

  14. What a fun and cute card, love the big googly eye:)

    Peace, Love, & Cricut Hugs!
    Monica L.