Friday, February 5, 2010

Challenge # 2

Coming up soon is my husband's birthday.  It's a big one, as he will turn 65!  As he ages, Liz and I tease him constantly about his "dress".  He has great trouble putting colors together, compounded now by not being able to distinquish between black and navy--brown and purple--you get the picture!  When I saw this image from Jodie ( called Gus--at my age, I knew it was an image that I would use for Jim.  I used cardstock from Papertrey, DP from my stash, Papertrey ribbon, a flower embellishment (unknown manufacturer), and colored this image with copics.  Gus' glasses, beach ball, and pail are covered with crystal effects.  I can't wait for Jim to see this card.  It is perfect for him!

This card will be entered into the following challenges:
The challenge was to make something with ribbons.
Challenge DDCC # 70--Summer in Winter.  Gus in his "summer attire" sure fits!


  1. I love this card, dont you love gus

  2. I think Sandye loves Gus! LOL Great job again!

  3. Please tell me Jim does NOT wear a Speedo. . .;)

  4. Oh, great card Sandye! Oh poor Jim!

  5. Totally cute -- love the color of your ribbon with the image! Thank you for participating in the Creative Belli Challenge.

  6. too fun! what a fabulous card hun!
    Thank you for playing along in the
    Creative Belli Challenge this week!!
    Blessings, Maria

  7. Ohhh this card makes me SMILE! CUte image! Thanks for playing in the Belli Challenge! Join us again on Wednesday!