Friday, January 1, 2010

Happy New Year and Makeup 4 the Weekend

Happy New Year!! I hope you all have a wonderful, happy,fantastic new year! Got any goals for the new year? Did you set any for this year? how'd you do on those?
Here's what I wrote last New Year's Day~
Happy New Year!! Any new year goals? I really don't set any anymore as I always felt like a failure when I didn't complete them. But I am going to strive to continue to improve my card making skills, hopefully find some local stampers to get together with and try to keep up and possibly increase the number of RAK's I send out. Basically this year I just want to keep busy as Sam is deployed again for the 3rd time in May 
I am really pleased that I followed through on all the goals I set for myself in 2009. In thinking about what I want to accomplish for 2010, I think I'd like to continue to improve my card making and coloring skills--we can always improve, scrapbook more, continue to send out RAK's and also try to limit my spending and use what I have more. In 2009 I seemed to just buy, buy and buy. I know I'll continue to get some new things but I really want to create, create and create. That being said, I also have decided that I'm going to take a few days a week off from commenting on blogs so that I can use that time to create...but I'll still be around often.

Okay, so enough chit-chat...onto this week's Makeup 4 The Weekend Challenge. The challenge is to use either blue and silver or black and silver on your creations.  Be sure to check out the PMS Blog to see how you can play along and to see the other design team members creations! 



supplies:
What I did:
  • stamped Jashen onto my cardstock with memento ink and colored with copics
  • I added fun flock to the clouds and a silver metallic pen/marker to the stars
  • I used my shimmerz for his wings
  • finished off the card by finding papers and embellishments 
  • I added some doodling around the image as well 

27 comments:

cats whiskers said...

Oh wow dear this is fabulous what great image and colours just perfect
Happy 2010
Hugs Jacqui x

Kim said...

Happy New Year, girlie! Your card is just precious.

Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

Oh how sweet Danni!! Love your colors, coloring and design!! Cute image.

I did not set any resolutions for the new year. I always end up forgetting them within a week. Happy New Year my friend!!

hugs,
Chris

Steph K (booga3) said...

Your card is so cute and sweeet!

Happy New Year!!!

Peggie said...

Neat card. Love the doodling.

Lisa M. (aka. Lisabee) said...

Jashen looks sooo cute! Great job!

Christi Snow said...

awww, how sweet is this! I love that star detail along the edge... smiles!

Alex said...

I love this Danni! Just a gorgeous card!

Lynn said...

HAPPY NEW YEAR DANNI!!!
Your sleeping fairy card is fantastic! I love the Shimmerz and stars with the blue colors!

Stef H (Glitterbabe) said...

well that is definitely peaceful and stunning!

happy new year.

hugs,

stampinfrog said...

Danni this card is adorable!Love the sweet image and your coloring is fabulous!
Have a Happy 2010!
Hugs,Connie

Teresa said...

That is such a cute graphic and I love what you did with it. It also makes me want to take a nap :P

Kelly Schelske said...

Very cute Danni! Love the doodled border!

Happy New Year!

Gwen said...

What a darling card!! love how you did the edging!

marsha said...

Danni,
Another fabulous card! I love the image and your coloring is outstanding. May you and your family have a blessed and prosperous New Year.

Hugs,
Marsha

the whimsical butterfly said...

Adorably shiny! Happy New Year, my friend!!!

Amy Sheffer said...

Fantastic, Danni! Love the details on the main image, and the doodling is such a fun touch! Happy New Year!!

Vicki (basement stamper) said...

AWW!! What a sweet image Danni!! I love it and the sparkle papers and details!! So sweet!! Happy New Year to you friend!! HUGS

Kimberly S said...

What an adorable card! Love the blues and your edging doodles are as amazing as ever!

That's fabulous that you achieved your goals for 2009, and I hope that you're able to do the same in 2010. :)

Gabby said...

Awwww...that's too sweet! Love it!

Tina said...

Such a sweet image. Very beautifully detailed. Happy New Year Danni!

Rachel said...

This card is so precious!!
hugs,
Rachel
Happy New Year!!!

inkypuddles said...

Happy New Year!
No resolutions made here...I just strive to a better person, mother, wife and friend as I do every year, week, day, hour...lol

Love your card!

Kim R. said...

This is such a sweet card. Your coloring looks great!!

Kristie said...

Good luck with the create, create, create! I'm doing good but it's only been 2 days LOL!!

I love this card, great job with the color challenge!

Allison said...

Terrificly sweet! Great job!

Anne said...

Happy New Year Danni, don't beat yourself up over NY resolutions, but enjoy your creativity. If you need to shop to bring it out, so be it

Hugs
Anne

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