Saturday, 26 April 2014

Week 169 Sketch

It's time for another sketch!
This time drawn by Chrissie.

Jen


For my card this week I decided to make a little scene using the kite and cloud from Clearly Besotted's Sky's The Limit set.  It's finished off with the Congrats word die.


I used the Stampin' Up Build a Bird punch, cutting the birds from kraft card and adding some Distress Ink to shade them.  Sentiment is from Joanna Sheen and I've embossed a brick wall for the inside of the nest box.  Are they a couple, or a hen feeding her chick?   More cards on my blog.

Here is the gorgeous heart - butterfly wings die from Memory Box. I bought it recently from Ally Pally and am delighted that I did!
The additional little turquoise butterflies are from Stampin' Up's Beautiful Wings Embosslits.
The sentiment is from Stampendous, mounted on Spellbinders tags, which I believe are no longer available, which is such a shame as I think they are just terrific. The larger die-cut was shortened to fit around the smaller one.
My second card involves a lot of triple embossing, using Platinum and Black UTEE. The hearts were cut with Tim Holtz Movers and Shapers and impressed with a deely etched flourish stamp. The sentiment is from SU.
As ever there are some more examples on my personal blog!
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6 comments:

  1. A lovely sketch, hope I get time to play along this week, Jo x

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  2. Great versatile sketch, hope to play more than once!
    Elaine

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  3. Awesome sketch, Chrissie, and I love your cards and Jen's and Anne's! I have company coming this week or I would be back again. This is definitely a keeper sketch! Thank you!! Hugs, Darnell

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  4. thanks so much Chrissie - a really lovley sketch.
    very best wishes Jan x

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  5. So many things to do with this fab sketch but alas, so little time! Vicky x

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