This is SO me!

This is SO me!

Thursday, April 5, 2012

Dare To Be Sassy Thursday 04/05/2012

Did you know April 5th is "Go For Broke Day"? Our challenge for this week is to make an extravagant card, using more than one patterned paper and lots of embellishments (especially some of those we've been hoarding).

Here is my card for my first challenge at a SSD DT member:

This image is called Syrena. Isn't she beautiful?

Here's a close-up:

I hope you enjoyed my card. Please stop by the Sassy Studio Designs blog to see what the rest of the DT has to inspire you!!

To purchase Syrena, or any other SSD images, please visit their store.

Stamps: Syrena digi-image from Sassy Studio Designs, Make a Wish from Stampin' Up
Papers: Basic Black (Stampin' Up!), Neenah 80# white, patterned papers from The Paper Studio
Ink: Bashful Blue (Stampin' Up!)
Accessories: Copic Markers, Gold Spica pen, Cuttlebug, Nestabilities, string pearls, 1" black grosgrain ribbon (Michael's), pop dots, sponge, clear self-stick rhinestones

I have also sumbitted this card to the following challenges:

Anything Goes #64- #135
Paper Take Weekly- Anything Goes- #291
Pollycraft- Water, Water, Everywhere- #19
Tammy Scrappin' Corner- Anything Goes= #52


  1. Gorgeous! I love how you colored her and all the pretty sparkle... especially in her hair!

    xx Star

  2. I swear your blog is the one I will go to everytime I'm in a bad mood. That Cat just cracks me up.

    On to your card. Gorgeous. LOVE her Hair and your colored her tail to perfection too.


  3. Mary, it is beautiful. Love the hair and the background and everything. Rose

  4. This is enchanting. I love all the sparkles. I became a follower.

  5. Mary, your card is so pretty! I love all the sparkles and you coloured her beautifully. Nice touch with the pearls, great job! Glad to be on the SSD DT with you!

  6. Mary, I love, love, love this. The sparkles in the hair are a great touch. I think I'm going to have to borrow that idea.

  7. Beautiful card! I love the sparkle on her tail and her hair! The blue dp is awesome as well! Great job!

  8. This is wonderful Mary. Love the way you've done the tail and the sparkle in her hair. So glad to be working with you on the SSD team!

  9. Wow The Image is adorable. I love it so much.
    I will have to purchase this one.

    Thanks for showcasing her.

    Thanks for Entering the Challenge
    At Tammy's Scrapin Corner.

    Good Luck the Winner will be announced on Sunday Evening.

    I hope to see you enter next week!!

  10. Ooh I love all the glittery-ness on this mermaid - looks gorgeous! Thanks for joining us at Pollycraft this week, Sheena xx

  11. Such a lovely card.
    Thank you for sharing your artwork with Papertake Weekly.


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