Tuesday, July 18, 2017

SOS # 312: Light bulb

(I always think of Gru on Despicable Me when I think of light bulbs... LOL... "Light. Bulb.")

Today marks the beginning of another stash-busting challenge with the gals at Shopping Our Stash.  This week Chris is our hostess, and she's chosen the theme You light up my life: include anything that has a light bulb in it!-- lamps, flashlight, lantern... you get the idea!  Anything with a light bulb in it or on it!

I knew I had this cute little light bulb floating around in a Heidi Swapp baggie, and if you look close... real close... the red pencils say "brilliant" on them, too!


Supplies:
  • Background paper and strip from Amy Tangerine's "Finders keepers" stack
  • Clipped corners using a Fiskars punch and drew around the edge with a Faber-Castell Pitt
  • Light bulb from a Heidi Swapp die-cut Minc pack... I don't even have a Minc...
  • Sentiment strips from a Chickaniddy DP from 2014
  • Doily shape has been in my stash for years... I want to say it is probably Recollections brand...
  • Yellow enamel dots by MME; blue enamel dots by Prima.  Both have been in my stash for at least two years.
Well, come on over with your BRIGHT ideas!  See you at Shopping Our Stash!

4 comments:

  1. Super card, love the paper and that lightbulb is fab. (I had nothing but Christmas) lots of old stash used too.

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  2. BRILLIANT is indeed the right idea! (for the record: GRU is an awesome muse! anyone who disagrees, they must be pulling on my leg...) :) :) :)

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  3. There are so many things I love about this card!!
    Of course the Gru reference "LIGHT BULB!!"
    Fab job teammie!!

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  4. I would struggle with ideas for this kind of lightbulb image but you've made a fantastic card that would be great for exam encouragement/congrats.

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