Hello and happy Sunday. I hope you are having a wonderful day. Last night after everyone went to bed I decided to work on some challenges, and I ended up combining the Penny Black challenge #49 with this week's sketch saturday. There is a recipe for the penny black challenge, 3 flowers, 2 papers, 1 charm/brad.
I used one of my favorite Penny Black images "waterlily skiing". The image was heat embossed and colored with copics. I applied stickles to the waterlily and the butterfly. The red designer paper is from my new "sweet stack" by DCWV , the other designern paper is just from my scraps and I don't know who makes it. The sentiment is from Stampin Up's retired set "beautiful beach". I added a small charm to one of the flower centers and a rhinestone to the other one.
Thanks so much for visiting my blog today.
A couple reminders for you, if you haven't checked out this week's digital Tuesday challenge be sure to do that, the theme is "non-traditional shaped or folding cards" The DT has some gorgeous samples for you and you have a chance of winning a set of your choice from my grafico.
Second, if you would like to win some more "candy" you still have time to play along the Creatively Cute Blogger Challenge#6. You can read more about it in this post.
~Handmade Greeting Cards, a Monthly Craft Challenge and an Occasional Lifestyle Post~
May 17, 2009
Penny Black and saturday sketch challenge
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This is absolutely adorable Ellie. I love it! I just realized that I don't own any penny black stamps. Can you imagine? But this one is just TOO cute for words! =)ReplyDelete
Awesome coloring, and I love the stickles, it really sets things off with a perfect finishing touch.
beautiful card Ellie....love the papers and great colour work on your cute image.......thanks for joining in the fun this week at PBSCReplyDelete
Hugs kath xxxxx
This is gorgeous i love the butterfly flying away, hugs Pops xReplyDelete
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The Next Level.
Ellie this is so super cute! Love it!ReplyDelete
Oh Ellie fabulous card, love this cute image and gorgoeus glitter ~ love it. Thanks for joining us this week at PBSC & SSReplyDelete
This is so adorable, I just love this image.ReplyDelete
What a cute little mouse. I like how the butterfly is outside the main image circle.ReplyDelete
Awww, very very cute!ReplyDelete
Such a cute image and a really gorgeous card! ~chrisReplyDelete
This is really cute Ellie...nice work!!ReplyDelete
Fabulous cute card, love the colours and the sweet mouse.ReplyDelete
I love that little mouse! So cute!ReplyDelete
This is gorgeous! I love the little mouse and how you've coloured and glittered him! Thanks for joining the PB challenge this week!ReplyDelete
Gorgeous card, beautifully coloured and i love all the pretty detail.ReplyDelete
Thanks for joing us to S.S.
Something about this image just pulls on my heart strings. It's so sweet and you totally did it justice.ReplyDelete