Friday, January 22, 2010

Electric Leopard

Day 101

So for today, since it's still doom & gloom here in Las Vegas (we've gotten more rain -1.69" this week than we did ALL LAST YEAR!!!!), I wanted to do something ├╝ber-bright and fun, so I dug out a design I did before I started the blog- apparently August 7th.. :-P August 7th. I like this design, and the brightness of the hot pink doesn't even begin to show in the photo, it's positively retina-searing. (which, in my book, is a good thing)

I used Sally Girl Way Cool as a base, with China Glaze Turned Up Turquoise and China Glaze Liquid Leather for the spots and tips. :-P Topped it all off with 2 coats of Seche Vite top coat. :-)

Bonus picture:

Snow-capped mountains, not really what you think of when you think of the Las Vegas Strip, eh?


  1. At least it's not snowing again there! Love the contrast of the in-your-face colors. Keep up the good work.

  2. I adore your nails!!! Your blog is so creative & fun.

  3. This one is awesome. Love the color combos.

  4. I'm amazed at how cool the spots came out, without stamping!! I really love the colors, too.

  5. Great job! You just keep outdoing yourself every day!

  6. I lived in Vegas as a kid and that photo definitely took me back.

    Great nails this week!

  7. OMG, these are a-m-a-z-i-n-g.

  8. Earlier this year I sent out this video to illustrate how the current administration is masquerading as a leadership team different from the previous one. The video documents how the choice between Democrat and Republican is really no choice at all. Recent history has confirmed the message of this video. Here we are almost a year after Bush left office and we see that really only the rhetoric has changed. The same program of economic, military, and civil rights disintegration remains in full effect. The sequel to this video is now available to shed more light on this false choice of governance. This sequel exposes: 1) how mega banks like Goldman Sachs created this financial crisis to then introduce their solution: a government hand-out of trillions of dollars to them; 2) how this same scheme is being set up again on a global scale through the development of a cap-and-trade derivatives market; 3) how Obama is simply managing this economic disintegration program that was furthered by Bush (and his predecessors) going back as far as Carter; 4) how Obama's actions have been just as unconstitutional as Bush's and how our country is being pushed deeper into an oppressive surveillance society. The sooner we acknowledge this false choice of governance we are given, the better the chances are that we can produce a real choice that represents us, not the institutionalized power structure pillaging us. If you would like to learn more about the timely issues raised in these videos please visit this alternative news website, where these videos were produced.

  9. WOW. These nails are amazing! You're really talented! Sometimes I mess up doing a single coat, can't even begin to imagine how to paint these, it's really good!

  10. Hey great stuff, thank you for sharing this.
    Amazing... ;)

    natural minerals


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