Saturday, August 30, 2008

Let It Snow ~ Sketch Saturday # 14

Well, this is my first posting as a DT member for Sketch Saturdays! Can you tell how excited I am? Yesterday was a whirlwind day for me. I received the amazing news from Jo that I had made the DT, I wanted to complete a card to submit for this week's challenge, and dear friends arrived here in Montral from Toronto to visit with us! Talk about a full day!
This week's sketch is fabulous. I thought right away that I could emboss the semi-circle with my snowflake folder and use my Charlie stamp from Whiff of Joy. It all came together really quickly! The sentiment and the snowflakes in the circles are embossed to match my DP. I added Stickles to the tops of the snowballs that cheeky Charlie is holding and the snow on the ground!

  • Stamps: Charlie from Whiff of Joy, Sentiment from Verve Stamps
  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black, Encore Blue Metallic with Clear Embossing Powder
  • Paper: Bazzill Cardstock, SU! Whisper White, Sandylion DP
  • Coloring: Copic Markers
  • Embellies, May Arts Ribbon, Stickles
  • Tools:SU! Round Tab Punch, Cuttlebug, Snowflakes Embossing Folder, Nestabilies, CM Cutting System.

Thanks for stopping by and don't forget to visit Sketch Saturday to see what the other DT members came up with and to participate yourselves!


Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Gorgeous card Jeanette, love the cute image which you have coloured beautifully. Hugs Nikki x

mueppi said...

Your card is so great and this image so lovely!
Hugs Gisela

Marcel Frei said...

Congrats for beeing on the DT team for Sketch Saturday. Your first submission really is an eye catcher. I love the colours you have used for the card, a perfect winter card. I'm always happy when I see such a beautiful Charlie card since you see more Charlotte cards out there.

Brocéliane said...

Hi Jeanette

love your very beautiful card, you have made a great work for the DT:)


Claudia Rosa said...

wow.. jeanette.. if you do not get any time soon the guest DT spot i dont know :-)
your cards are gorgeous!!!!!

congrats on the DT for the Sketch Saturday.

traciejane said...

oh wow Jeanette fabulous card, love this cute Charlie - think Im gonna have to add him to my wishlist - which is never ending, lol Your colouring is stunning.
Have a great weekend
Tracie :)x

Kelly Schelske said...

Congrats on making the DT Jeanette!! Very fun card, love the colors and awesome coloring on Charlie!!

Jo said...

The more I look at this image the more I love it!
Thank you for finding the time to make a card yesterday, you had a busy day too! You're a star!!

Jo xx

Rach said...

ohhh brilliant first dt card....charlie looks fantastic on those papers...wonderful job. hugs rachxx

cats whiskers said...

Congrats on the DT post and this is a great card for your 1st post, love the colours and the embossing and of course the great Charli image has been coloured to perfection
Hugs Jacqui x

COCO said...

Hi Jeannette,
je te parle en français car j'ai vu que tu était canadienne !!!! et comme je suis là seul française de la DT et pas très bonne en anglais c'est plus facile pour moi !!! mais dit moi si c'est bon pour toi !!!
sinon je trouve ta carte superbe, vraiment magnifique la couleur le tampons de katharina est magnifiquement colorié enfin j'adore !!!
bon dimanche

Beryl (bik59) said...

Fantastic card Jeanette,
Beryl x

crafty mare said...

Great card Jeanette, I love it a lot
very nice indeed !!

Thanks for the lovely comment on my card xx take care, Louise

Anonymous said...

Great card Jeanette, I didn't think I stood a chance with the DT when I saw your wonderful creations. I'm so glad Jo chose 10 for the team... and what a team!!
You truely inspire me. Hope you had a fun time with your friends.
Sandra xx

Gill said...

Gorgeous card, love the papers and Charlie looks adorable, your colouring is fab
lv Gill x

LizzyWizzy said...

Lovely card Jeanette!
Really really like it!

Jill said...

gorgeous card Jeanette I love your colouring of Charlie and congratulations on your DT postion Jill x

Alison said...

Great card fab colouring.

Mariska said...

Love your card Jeanette! We had the same idea with the snowflakes on the circles but still, the cards are completely different :). I love the colours in your card and of course Charlie, love him! I need to get me some embossing tools too. I'm so excited to be on a design team with such talented cardmakers. I'm looking foreward to working with you!!


sam said...

wow, great card! love the colors!

Debbie said...

Hi Jeanette. Your card is fabulous love the WOJ image and your colouring is amazing. Debbie x


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