Monday, December 1, 2008

Merry Christmas ~ Fridays Sketchers Challenge

This week at Friday Sketchers, it was the wonderfully talented Carole's turn to create a sketch and this one is amazing! I used this gorgeous Elisabeth Bell/Sugar Nellie stamp. You can purchase it at Funky Kits! It is actually quite a large stamp and this sketch was perfect for it. The stamp is rectangular in shape and at the last minute, I decided I wanted to maintain the square element in the center of the card. I was a little nervous to ruin the image but I cut away a portion of the skirt and in the end, I really like the effect!
  • Stamps: Partridge in a Pear Tree - Funky Kits, Sentiment Stampin'Up
  • Inks: Memento Tuxedo Black
  • Paper: Stampin'Up Sahara Sand, Red Riding Hood, Making Memories DP
  • Coloring: Copic Markers
  • Embellies: SU! Red Riding Hood Ribbon
  • Tools: SU! Word Window Punch


Janna said...

Wow!!! Your coloring on this card is amazing!!! Fantastic Work!!



Kelly Schelske said...

Gorgeous, absolutely beautiful!! Hugs, Kelly

Sue said...

Stunning card, your colourin is beautiful, luv the lay out & everything. sue.x

Michele said...

Ahhh this is sooo cute. Love the image and the colouring is beautiful. Love the choice of papers also. Michele x

scotspanda said...

WOW I love it and I especially love the cut out of the skirt, I can undersand why you were nervous though lol.

gorgeous card, it is fabby


Amanda xx

Kathy said...

Your card is so cute Jeanette!! Love this image ~ perfect for this layout!! Fab coloring!! Have a great day!! :)Kathy

stardustgemsandribbon said...

Gosh Jeanette, this is just beautiful, I adore your fabulous colouring...and the idea of leaving part of the skirt looks great.
Thanks for trying my sketch...have a good day.
Carole :-)

Brocéliane said...

Ta carte est vriament adorable Jeanette, je l'aime beaucoup beaucoup:)

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Gorgeous card Jeanette, such a cute image and i love your colouring and the pretty bow. Hugs Nikki x

Chrissie said...

A truly beautiful card Jeanette, love the image and the papers and colours. Love it all really!

Rach said...

a gorgeous card Jeanette. love the image and so beautifully coloured. hugs rachxx

~Denise Lynn~ said...

Such a lovely card Jeanette! That image is beautifully colored, love the highlights. Great layout and embellishments too. A perfect holiday card! :)

Bev said...

Oh Jeanette this is just exquisite as always! Love the richness of the colours and the darling image

hugs Bev x

Christine Riley said...

This is just gorgeous, your coloring is amazing! Love it! TFS! :)
Hugs, Christine :)

Jo said...

WOW! Jeanette, this is such a stunner! *claps*

Heidi said...

This card is so beautiful. Love the stamp I have never seen it before.

hugs from

COCO said...

là je suis tout simplement fan !!! je suis scootché sur ma chaise !!!
bravo magnifique couleurs, et tampons le choix tes papiers sont plus que super !!! bravo !!


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