Wednesday, April 20, 2011

Sweet Sketch Wednesday New Sketch #98

Hello and a good morning to you,

I hope everyone is safe and have not had too much  trouble with these current storms that have been moving around for the past couple of days. I know we have received so much rain that our river is right at the flood stage so we can not afford too much more of these down pours.
My little sweet daushand , Abby has been a nervous wreck with the thunder and lightning and has taken to sleeping under my bed the past two nights. Which is okay with me for right now as her barking for hours was depriving me of what  little sleep I do get.

Ok, let's me share with you our sketch and wonderful sponsor for this week's challenge at Sweet Sketch Wednesday.

We are on challenge #98 this week with a fun sketch designed by Arlana

Our wonderful sponsor for this week's challenge is one of our favorites each month

Sally Ann owner of Digi Stamp Boutique  is offering a Fabulous Prize of 6 digi from her store to our lucky winner.

For my card I used a free image from Digi Stamp Boutique that was offered a while back. I really like the fun colors I used matching them to this cute design paper I found in my supplies. Not sure who it is by as I just had a 6x6 piece and thought it was a  perfect piece to use with this sweet image for a fun Spring card.
Along with the fun design in the sketch this card just came together very quickly. That's always a nice plus when making a card. My card stock is PTI Terracotta and Avocado and a small circle of SU Barley Banana.
I embossed both circles with two of my newer Cuttlebug folders and then added a MS border punch under my ribbon to help bring in the green color to my layout. Buttons are pre-advesive from Sassafrass, I also added a wee bit of Dazzling Diamonds to the flower and the wings of the bee.

I hope you will join us this week as this sketch is really a fun and easy sketch to play with.
Now before you start designing your card swing on over to the Sweet Sketch Wednesday as the team has some amazing cards with lots of inspiration they are sharing. Don't forget to comment on the blog too as that is one of the requirements to be a Grand Prize winner.


Nati Tristan said...

I so have to use that sketch! I absolutely love how your card came out!

CraftinGranny said...

What a sweet and fun card! Love your colors and that sketch is fab so I'm off to the craftroom. "Hugs" Carol

Tracey said...

Hi Jackie, how are you feeling? Much better I hope. This card is gorgeous & soo summery :)
Hope you're having a great week.

Deanne @ Three Trees said...

Love the bright colors - such an adorable card hun!

Hope you are feeling better and give Abby a big hug too - silly thunderstorms LOL!

Deanne :)

The Stamper's Touch said...

Hope all is well with you Jackie! Your card is sooooo adorable! Love the colors and papers, so bright, happy and springy...but I must say, spring, what's that???!!!


mulberry station said...

this is one of my favorite images. I love how you added the glitter to the center of your flower. Such bright fun colors and soo springy. Jackie, I hope you are starting to feel better. Get lots of rest. I hope Abby will let you get some. The storms have been really bad and I hope all is well in you neck of the woods. Have a wonderful Easter with your family.
Hugs, Nancy

Arlana said...

Jackie. I hope you are feeling a bit better. i love your sweet card. The colors are so perfect. That dids is one of my favorites. Love that added glitter . Have a sweet day!!!! Arlana

Kathie said...

Hi Jackie this is such a cute card I have the might and must use it. I adore your colours used so bright a cheery which we all need. Very pretty. I do hope your on the road to recovery and feeling much better take care and wishing you a wonderful Easter Weekend with your family.

Genevieve said...

Hey Jacki! Great card, fab papers & embossing! Hope all is well with you. Happy Easter to you & yours :)


Tinie said...

Lovely card, Jackie!! Beautiful embossing on the paper!
Groetjes Tinie

Samantha said...

Really cute card I am hoping to be able to play again this week! :0)

Céline said...

Hi jackie,
i loooove so much your card, the papers match perfectly with this cute image

Jeannie said...

I love it when my scraps come together to make the perfect card! Yours are just perfect for this darling image!

Peace & Luv,

Sandybeaches said...

What a cute card:) Sending Easter wishes to you through blog world! x

Sharon Basel said...

This is terrific Jackie! I adore the paper you used and those wonderful texture from embossing. What a cute image too - the sparkle you added is perfect! Happy Easter my friend!
Sharon :)

Barb said...

Love this card Jackie! Well done!

sweetbloominscraps said...

Wow, there is something so very wonderful about this entire combo. I love your DP and the embossing and border punch just sets off that fun image! Your glitter adds that sparkling touch! Hope your are feeling much better by now and that your recovery will be quick!
Happy Easter! Judi

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