Thursday, 25 November 2010

Waltzing Mouse sketch challenge

Hello everyone,

Happy Thanksgiving to any visitors from the US - have a great day! Having a day to think about all the things you have to be grateful for seems like a very good idea to me.

Whilst joining in the Blog Waltz at Waltzing Mouse stamps, I noticed that they have a regular challenge and decided to do my first try at a sketch challenge. This is the sketch you had to use:-



I decided to make a winter birthday card and turned the sketch on its side for my design ( I hope this is allowed).

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 I used the Cuttlebug Swiss Dot folder to emboss the card and left a central area in the card for the sentiment. I used the WM Holiday Labels stamp and Nesties Labels 14 to mat and frame the winter tree from Inkylicious. I added glamour dust for a little frost on the tree, although this doesn't show up very well on the photo, and a couple of stars for bling. The black dotty ribbon finished it off. 

Thanks for looking.

8 comments:

  1. what a pretty card! love the black & white and how you turned the sketch on its side!!

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  2. Your card is very stylish, love the black and white theme, the embossing and great tree image.

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  3. So elegant and classy! The embossed BG looks great! Thanks for playing along with the WMSC :)

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  4. This is so elegant - lovely.
    Linbyx

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  5. Great take on the sketch. I especially like how you turned it.

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  6. Beautiful! Love the drama of black and white!

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  7. The tree looks lovely framed in the label Carol! thanks for playing with the WMS sketch this week!

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  8. so clean and beautiful. very pretty card! thanks for joining us at WMSC this week!

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