Saturday, January 14

Happy Birthday Bug-A-Boo!


Welcome to our Birthday hop and week long PARTY!!! If you came here from
Stacy's blog then you are on the right track if not head back to the beginning and start new.

So, to celebrate Bugaboo’s 2nd Birthday, not only are we doing this fun blog hop, but we’ve got a great Birthday Themed challenge for you today!




On my card I am using Gus Birthday- Collect Wrinkles, Gus is one of my favorite Bug-A-Boo images so I just had to use him today. I colored him with copics, added glossy accents to his eyes and the paper is from DCWV. I used the sketch from
Sweet Sketch Wednesday.



Play along with us this week and you have the chance to win a digi prize pack- 7 free images for 1st (using a Bugaboo Image), 4 free images for 2nd and 2 for 3rd. EXTRA, EXTRA, READ ALL ABOUT IT: We will also be having daily challenges starting on Monday! Here's a list of the challenges -
Monday: Mini-Challenge: In 2’s – Include TWO of something on your project
Tuesday: Mini-Challenge: New Release & A Bow – Use the New Release and add a Bow
Wednesday: Mini-Challenge: Bugaboo Favorites!! BLING & Primary Colors
Thursday: Mini-Challenge: Sketch Challenge


Friday: Mini-Challenge: Friday Freebie + 3 Printed Papers –Use the Friday Freebie and 3 Printed Papers
Wanna know what’s up for grabs for the hop and for the challenges? The Grand Prize Winner who completes the blog hop, plays along with the regular challenge (Saturday’s Challenge) and ALL the mini challenges will get 1 free set per month for all of 2012. Second Place Prize - One randomly selected entrant that has participated in all of the mini challenges will get to be a Bugaboo Guest Design for February, March & April PLUS receice the New Release Set for the week.
Be sure to check out the
THE BUG BLOG for all the deets, because there’s LOTS MORE WINNIN’ to happen this week!!!
SO MAKE SURE TO COMMENT ON EACH STOP ALONG THE WAY because each design team member is pickin’ ONE winner from the people who leave comments to WIN the image they used on their Birthday project! (want to win Gus? make sure to comment!)
So, Get HOPPIN’! Your Next stop on the hop is at
Yvonne a.k.a Scrappy's blog.


~Stephanie

41 comments:

Lori said...

Love it Stephanie. You gotta love Gus..he's hilarious. Great card
Lori

Fluffles said...

Another typically great Bugaboo sentiment! Love your card, Jx

Carolina Girl (Cely) said...

Love your man card for a birthday and THIS time...I have THAT paper! Always love seeing your papers...lol

Jenn said...

Another amazing Gus card!! Happy Birthday Bugaboo!!

Chelsea said...

love your card and love your sentiment!

Julie Hoffman said...

This image and sentiment is a hoot and your card is BEAUTIFUL as always! I always love your cards!!!

The Stamper's Touch said...

I am definitely working my way along this hop...after all, there's Bugaboo prizes involved!!!!! Love your card Stephanie! Gus is hilarious! Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Linda

Cheryl First said...

Oh, Stephanie - I am in love with those papers! The colors and design are fantastic! Great Gus, too! :0)

Sheri said...

great card. good example of a card for a guy. ::)

MEGAN said...

wonderful card. I really love your stitching. I have not attempted that yet. Great colors also for a man card!!

Tammy Miller said...

Stephanie I love your card, gus is my favorite and you just rocked him!

busybusyhoneybee said...

Teehee! Gotta love Gus! Great card!
Happy Birthday Bugaboo - I know I love you! ;)
Birthday hugs,
Karen C

Min said...

Stephanie - I just love this image for a birthday card!
Hugs & Happy Days!
~Min

madaboutpooh said...

you've got to love Gus..great card thanks for sharing

Christy Beans said...

LOVE those papers! Great choice for Gus and for a masculine card!n =)

Angel said...

this is awesome! great dp!

Sue from Oregon said...

Yes, Gus is the man of the day, the star of the blog hop for sure!

Cammy said...

Great Gus card, Stephanie! Love the star paper you used!

sweetbloominscraps said...

Love your Birthday card! Your star papers are so perfect! Thanks for joining us at SSW!
Judi SSW DT

Pinkllilac said...

Beautiful card Stephanie love the colours and this is one super image.
Hugs Linda

happyscrapper said...

Gus is fabulous. I love those Gus cards.
Hugz,
Christine Garner

Jodie Mackrell said...

great card Stephanie! love the stars and stitching ! well done!

Kathy said...

The Gus image is great and I really like the colors that you have used on this card. The glossy is great.

mulberry station said...

Fabulous card Stephanie. I will have to come and join the blog hop. thanks for joining us.
Nancy SSW-DT

Joycelyn Pelkey said...

LOL...this is superb...those papers rock and who doesn't love Gus?!!!

Heide said...

Hee, hee! So fun and sassy! Love the papers and sewing. Thanks for joining us at Sweet Sketch Wednesdays.
Hugs, Heide SSW-DT

Laurie said...

Love Gus! Very cute card! Thanks for sharing!

Melissa S. said...

Such a fun Gus Image and sentiment. Great job coloring this.

In paper heaven said...

Very mischevious card. Love it.

CTgirl said...

Great card!! The DP goes perfectly with the image! Great colouring!

Jackie said...

This is super fun! What a great way to use this image too!

Kathie said...

Hi Stephanie yes you've one of my favourite Bugaboo images as well and my female favourite has to be JJ I do think we all know a JJ in our life that we have met or seen some where!!! These two characters both put a smile on my face. Love your card and your wonderful design papers are just perfect. Great card thanks for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday and good luck.
Hugs
Kathie SSW-DT

Jeannie said...

I can relate to that sentiment! Fun creation! Thanks so much for joining us this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

Peace & Luv,
Jeannie

Janet said...

I love the sentiment! Great Card! God bless!

Di said...

Gus is always a hoot! Love him and love the designer papers you have chosen!

Virgo5 said...

Great masculine card, love it!

Arlana said...

What a sweet bugaboo image. Love those fun papers. Have a sweet day!!! Arlana@SSW!!!

Patti P. said...

Stephanie, love Gus and his sayings....what fun papers with this card. You did a great job using our sketch this week at Sweet Sketch Wednesday,thanks for sharing.

Patti SSW/DT

~ Barb said...

Your patterned papers completely suit Gus in his underwear, great job!

Sammibug said...

Gus always cracks me up in any way, shape, or form! Well done, Stephanie!

Paul said...

I love how you have placed the sentiment at an angle like that. Cheers for the idea. Sorry I’m a bit late in hopping but it’s been a busy week. Best hop on now…
TFS
Paul
Crafty Blogocks
DT Member for Catch The Bug