Sunday, January 29, 2012

Clean & Simple Sunday-Week 4/Challenge Week

Welcome to another Clean & Simple Sunday!  I hope you all are enjoying your weekend.

Today is a special post because I have a guest designer and a challenge.

The challenge...

Valentine's Day
Make a Clean & Simple card with Valentine's as the theme.  Can be any color, cut, etc.

My guest designer is Ellen at CardMonkey and this is her awesome card...

Make sure you check out her blog!

For my card...

Paper is kraft cardstock and from My Mind's Eye Love Me
Stampin Up EarlyEspresso Stampin Write Marker, Ribbon and Classic Ink Pad
Miss Anya Garland from The Greeting Farm
Atyou Spica in Sand
Copic Sketch Markers-E00, E11, E21, E33, E35, E37, R35, R37
Memento Ink in Tuxedo Black

So here is the challenge 411:
1.  Must be a new card, no backlinking.
2.  Clean & Simple with a Valentine theme.
3.  Must mention the challenge in your post.
4.  Must link up your card using the Linky below.

You will have until Saturday, February 11th at Noon EST to link up.  I will announce the winner on the next Clean & Simple Sunday Challenge which will be February 12th.

The prize is...

K and Company - SMASH Collection - Journal Book - Simple Orange Folio
Simple Orange Smash Journal by K&Company

I'm still looking for a few more guest designers.  If interested, please email me at

Thanks for visiting today and I can't wait to see your cards :)


Doris P. said...

so love your card Ashley.. love the paper!! and Ellen's card is so cute! -dt sis Doris

jessica said...

beautiful card Ashley!!! TFS :)

Gloria said...

Your card is adorable!! TFS

Liz said...

I love your card Ashley and Ellen's yours is just simply adorable and very clean and simple. Thank you ladies for sharing!!!

Ellen Jarvis said...

Hi Ashley! Thank you for having me as your Guest Designer. I made another card for your Link Up party too .... Your card is VERY sweet, I love that little girl Anya from The Greeting Farm. I MUST go check them out!!

Ellen ♥ CardMonkey

Tiffany Leola Johnson~Koehn said...

Beautiful card Ashley! I hopped over to the GD blog and left some love! Thanks for inspiring me to make my first Valentine card of the year!!


Very pretty card, Ellen and Ashley!! I just entered the challenge!!
sierrababy08 at hotmail dot com

abusybee - DoubleClick Connections said...

Great DT! Thanks for the fun challenge!

Gloria said...

Really cute and fun cards. Thank you for the terrific challenge!

Precious Hugs

marg0006 said...

thanks for the fun challenge.
Loving Scrapper101

Unknown said...

Lovely cards Ashley and Ellen! Thanks for sharing. xoxo

cema1cema said...

Great card! I love the clean and simple idea!! Christina

Pat N. said...

Great challenge; your card is adorable. Thanks for the chance to win your giveaway.--Pat N.