Thursday, March 29, 2012

CAS-ual Fridays Challenge #46–Name That Tune!!

Are any of you old enough to remember that show?!  I totally remember it – and I SUCKED at it!  LOL  I usually couldn’t figure out what the song was until way too many notes . . . good thing I never had to play in real life!  LOL
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But we’re playing Name That Tune this week at CAS-ual Fridays!!  Your challenge:  Create a CLEAN & SIMPLE project and be inspired by a song.  Great idea, right?!
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This week’s sponsor is the UBER talented Melanie Muenchinger, illustrator,author and designer extraordinaire for Gina K Designs!!  Melanie has very generously provided a fabulous prize for this week’s TGIF Winner, but you’ll have to click on over to the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge Blog to find out what it is.  Thank you Melanie!!
CFC46 - Name That Tune
Well, since I’ve already admitted that I’m old enough to remember Name That Tune, I guess it’s not so far fetched that I’d admit that Debby Boone's version of You Light Up My Life was one of my most FAVORITE songs in high school.  I knew that song, word for word, and sang it at the top of my bloody lungs every time it came on the radio!  LOL  Come on – sing it with me! 
Amazing, right?!  LOL
PRODUCTS USED:
STAMPS:  Eureka Light Bulbs (Maya Road), Grunged Sunrays (A Muse Studio), Smoocheroos (Paper Smooches)
INK:  VersaMark and Onyx Black VersaFine (Tsukineko), Fresh Snow (PTI)
PAPER:  Lemon Drop CS (French Poptone), White CS (Neenah), Cherry Cheesecake CS (Bazzill Basics Paper), Linen Vellum (PTI)
ACCESSORIES:  Lemon Drop Baker’s Twine (The Twinery), Bright White Embossing Powder (WOW!), Linen/Canvas Impression Plate (PTI), Stampin’ Dimensionals (Stampin’ Up!), Heart (Silhouette Studio)
I seriously had a blast with this challenge.  You so need to pop into the CAS-ual Fridays Challenge Blog to see the eye candy that the other Girl Fridays have cooked up for your inspiration.  It’s some great stuff, I tell ya!
Oh, and if you haven’t done it already, I hope you’ll consider applying to the CAS-ual Fridays Design Team – we’re looking for some new designers!  So if, clean and simple is your go-to card style, you really should apply!!  You can get all the details HERE.

Thanks so much for stopping by today!  I’m so appreciative of the time that you take to pop in and say hello.  I have a very busy weekend ahead of me, but I’m hoping to get some crafty time in there, too.  I haven’t really gotten inky since I got back from Seattle and Boston on Monday – it’s killing me not to get my stamp on!!  Hope you have a great weekend, too!!
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14 comments:

Brenda said...

I remember the show AND the song! Great card!

Jessi said...

I just LOVE LOVE LOVE this card! Thank you for the inspiration :)

Lori Barnett said...

DUDE!!!!! Did I see this card? You were totally holding out on me!!!! BAD GIRL! LOL! I LOVE IT!

Lisa said...

Oh the light bulb is brilliant Karoly!! Gosh do I remember this song. Hate it when those American Idol goofs ruin it!!!

Pam Sparks said...

This is fabulous Karolyn!!! I sang this song at my sister in law's wedding in 1978!!!
oh dear... that is an age give away! ugh!
Awesome card designing... so clever!

Christina said...

This is so fantastic, Karolyn! The light bulb looks amazing on vellum, and how cute is that twine wrapped around the base. So perfect!

Darnell J Knauss said...

Such a fun and adorable card, Karolyn! I, too, LOVED that song and knew it by heart!

~amy~ said...

sooooooooooooo fun! You know I have that sunray stamp and I have yet to ink it up?! Thanks for the inspiration!!!!!!!

Laurie said...

Karolyn this is ADORABLE! I love the embossing on the vellum for this! SOO cute!

Terri said...

Love, love, love your card...your taste in music, not so much! Sadly, I can hear you singing this song at the top of your lungs, lmao!

Lunch this week?!

Kary said...

Fabulous card!! Love the vellum light bulb, it looks awesome!

Jenny said...

This is amazing Karolyn, vellum for the light bulb!! what a cool idea and I love your song choice too :0)
Jenny x

Lisa A. said...

This is so creative...love your light bulb and rays of light....very cool:)!!

Julie Hoffman said...

This is awesome Karolyn! I love your light bulb embossed on vellum - BRILLIANT! The backdrop of the rays is perfect too! Great inspiration! I used this same song for the challenge - it was a favorite of mine too and I sang it at the top of my lungs - LOL

 
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