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Jun 2, 2009

Digital Tuesday Challenge #9's a sketch

Hello and happy tuesday! Can you believe it is already June! Wow, time is surely flying.
Today's card was made for this week's Digital Tuesday Challenge.
Jenn is the hostess this week and she create a wonderful sketch to work with.
I decided to use "Sammy Squirrel eats strawberries" from the Digital Stamp Oasis. It is one of my favorite images that my husband drew. And it is so much fun to color!
The sketch
The designer papers that you see are actually just one single sheet of designer paper. It is from the "sweet stack" from DCWV. Image was colored with copics, I sponged the edges with certainly celery ink to soften it a little bit. I embellished with sizzix flourishes, prima flowers and the ribbon. The sentiment was made on the computer. For a little sparkle I added rhinestones to the flower centers and stickles to the strawberry leaves.
Be sure to check out the challenge blog to view the other cards created by the super talented DT for this challenge. Plus Digital Stamp Oasis is sponsoring this week, one lucky participant will win 3 digis of her choice.
Thank you so much for visiting my blog today, I hope you are having a wonderful day and I hope you get to create something fabulous!!



  1. Ellie, love this strawberry paper (I have it too) goes soooo perfectly with this image of Sammy...I just love what you did with it... I found some really neat strawberry paper by Doodlebug that I can't wait to get an excuse to use it with this particular image...just waiting for the "right" it!

  2. Oh my goodness Ellie this is truly a wonderful inspirational card. The image, papers and embellishments all work and look totally amazing.

    Lorraine x

  3. Wow! This is gorgeous and colored to perfection.

  4. so so pretty., I was coloring this image last night :)

  5. So very pretty! Love the squirrell! (sp)

  6. Hi Ellie, love your cards they are perfect:0)

  7. Awesome card and love the sketch Ellie!

  8. O wow! what a perfect card!! I just love all of your cards. I can't wait to buy some of these images but somethings happening to our laptop so I can't get the printer hooked up yet..darn it! I love all of them...TFS!!!

  9. I just love this! The colors and that yummy berry. Wonderful!

  10. this is adorable hun bless you for becoming one of my folowers means a lot to me and for the lovley comment you left me lots love cheryl xxx

  11. This is gorgeous, sorry i havent been by in a bit, well i have but not been able to leave comments, it is ok today though, hope that you are ok hun, hugs pops x x x

  12. WOw, beautiful job with the sketch! I love the green swirls behind the flowers and the image is great!

  13. This is absolutely adorable! Love the image, love the card!

  14. Such a cute card, and quite an inspiration. I stay very busy with my favorite challenges happening on that day.

  15. Hi Ellie
    Gorgeous card, I love the papers.
    Emma x

  16. Absolutely fabulous!!

  17. Great take on the sketch! Love what you did with Sammy Squirrel!

  18. Amazing job coloring this image!

  19. wow. great card.

    M.E. aka CMCMaryD@SCS


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