Wednesday, August 18, 2010

Sweet Sketch Wednesday with Digi Stamp Boutique

Good morning!!

Well can you believe it is the middle of the week already? Not to put a damper in your mood, we are in the middle of August too!  Where did the summer go, seems it was just the last day of school and now today is the first day of school for the kids here. Now I do have to tell you, this past week I was looking forward to seeing that school bus pull up this morning. It's been hard to keep these boys from being bored.LOL!!

Today is one of my favorite days of the week, as I get to share with you a new sketch by the very talented Arlana, yes Sweet Sketch Wednesday has a new challenge beginning today and once again Arlana has designed another super fun sketch for you to create with.


I have two cards to share with you using this fun sketch, there's a little story behind this but I will tell you all about that later.

Our sponsor this week is the one and only Digi Stamp Boutique and I have to say I never have any trouble picking one of Sally Ann's images. They all are super cute and adorable. Digi Stamp Boutique is giving one lucky winner this week 10 free digi images..... Will that winner be you?



My first card features Millie singing Carols which you can find here



Here is my second card which features Pirate Josh, (unfortunately he is no longer available at the store, I just purchased him a couple of weeks ago and did not realize when I was making my card he would no longer be available) Sorry, but I just love him and had so much fun creating this little card that I really wanted to share it with you.

I did finish the inside as I made it to be a birthday card, by adding this cute saying.


So, here is a couple of takes on how fun this sketch is to create with, Now it's your turn, but before you run off to start creating, do you want some more inspiration? Then head over to Sweet Sketch Wednesday Challenge Blog as the design team's  Fabulous Creations are guaranteed to inspire you..

Thanks for stopping in to visit this morning,
Have a Beautiful Crafty Day!



14 comments:

JR Creations said...

WOW and then wow some more!! They are so cute. Love them both! Great pirate card and the Christmas mouse is sooooooo cute. Cuteness defined!!!

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Look at you making two cards!! Okay, that pirate card is SO CUTE!!!! I love how everything just goes with each other - you were made to have this image! And you Christmas card is adorable! I love all the snowflake enmbellies!

Deanne :)

Basement Stamper said...

Great cards, and I love the pirate and the saying that go with him-too cute!

The Stamper's Touch said...

These are both totally adorable cards, but I gotta say Jackie, I LOVE your pirate card!!!! Sooooo cute!!!!! Have yourself a most wonderful day!!

Linda

mulberry station said...

Wow jackie your cards are fantastic!!! I adore that christmas mouse..and your little pirate is so cute too. Love all your fun emblishments. Have a wonderful week!

Crystal said...

Jackie oh my goodness these images are sWEET and your cards are fabulous!! Awesome job with that sketch!!

sweetbloominscraps said...

Oh Jackie, you couldn't have made that Pirate Josh any cuter. Maybe we can all get Sally Ann to bring him back! I love everything about this card....along with your sentiment and the fun saying inside. What a fun birthday card! Your Millie card is adorable too...cute little snowflackes you added to the flowers!

Genevieve said...

WOW! Two fantastic cards. I drooled other both for ages, they really are beautiful!

Jeannie said...

You're an over achiever this week girl! They are both adorable, and I especially love the snowflakes in the centers of the flowers - perfect!

Peace & Luv,
Jeannie

Simple and Sweet said...

Your cards are just too cute! I love little Millie and the snowflakes you added are so sweet. Then your little pirate just made me smile! What a great image and colors to match! Hope the boys had fun at school!
Erika

Melissa Craig said...

Jackie your cards are fabulous!! I love that little caroling mouse. She looks like she is just a singin' her little heart out! And the pirate card - way cute. Love the texture!!

Kathie said...

Hi Jacki I just love both of your cards, Josh is super cute and so is Millie, your design papers are just so so perfect with them. I just love them. I also have Josh as well I bought that set about a year ago having two boys I knew he would come in handy with masculine cards and I have made a few cards with Millie she lovely. I hope your boys are happy back at school seeing all their friends. Take care and have a great weekend.
Kathie

Arlana said...

Well a late post again this week. Jackie I did talk with Sally and she did retire that josh. But will be bringing back another version. Your cards are just too sweet. Love everything about them. Thanks for doing two.

Kristen said...

Jackie, both your cards are fabulous!!!! your paper goes so great on both of them! Love it!

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