Saturday, January 30, 2010

Sketch Saturday

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Happy Saturday! OMGosh, how is the weather where you are? We have snow and freezing cold (-30C) and terrible wind. It has just been howling for 2 days now! We can’t stay outside for any length of time at the moment and the kids are a little stir-crazy……so am I! I spent a lot of my day yesterday in my craft room but I didn’t stamp a thing. I was busy re-organizing all my things. I have put aside some things, mostly stamps that I have decided to sell. I love them but I need the room. Stay tuned for my sale.

Here is my card for this week’s Sketch Saturday and an opportunity to give you another sneak peek of the City Girl stamps which Whiff of Joy will be releasing on February 4th! They are GORGEOUS and so much fun to create with and I decided to color this one a deep rich blue….my favorite color in a dress…………ask anyone who knows me…………..I have so many blue dresses hanging in my closet!

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After coloring with my Copic Markers, I added some twinkling H20s in buttercream to her hair and champagne and in blue ice to her sash and shoes. I find that this is the little “extra” step that gives the coloring richness. I did a little airbrushing around the image and also on the sentiment and added some pretty lace that has been in my stash for a while now.

I added another of the sliders that I bought from my friend Jacqueline’s store. I LOVE them! They are so pretty and I haven’t seen anything similar anywhere else.

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Be sure to check out all the samples that my fellow DT sisters have created for your inspiration. We hope you will be able to play along and post your own creation on the Sketch Saturday Blog.

We have a wonderful prize that this week is being given by one of our regular sponsors: The Craft Barn.

24 comments:

Squirrel x said...

OMG Jeanette, there aren't many cards that leave me speechless! WOW hun, this little babe is totally gorgeous. Absolutely amazing colouring. Bea-u-ti-ful! Hugs, Squirrel xx

Vicky said...

This is adorable Jeanette. I love this cute image!
Hugs, Vicky ~x~

Renkata said...

Gorgeous card, Pretty woman :), so nice image !!!

LINANNA DESIGNS said...

Good morning Jeanette, wow another stunning card, i just adore these new images, just beautiful work. I love the blue you've used too, your work always inspires me. sorry the weather is so bad, i love the snow, but can understand how you might be getting a little tired of it! have a nice weekend hunny hugs Linda x

Gørils kreativiteter said...

WoW! This is just baeutiful!
Love the image, the colors and everything about it!

Hug Gøril

Jo said...

Jeanette, this is just stunning, what else can I say. Gorgeous!! Keep warm, Hugs Jo x

Christine Riley said...

Wow, what a beautiful card! It's truly stunning. I love the blue and that image . . . wow, love it! :)
Hugs, Christine

Danielle said...

Wow Jeanette - this is SO ELEGANT!! My jaw dropped when I saw your card - the colours and the beautifully coloured image are stunning! I think this has to be one of my favourites of yours!
Hugs, Danielle
(ps. I'd be interested in knowing what stamps you have for sale!!)

Suze said...

What a sweet Girl.
beautiful card , beautyful colors.
Just great

Hugs Suze xx

KanataNewf said...

Just beautiful - I am loving this new line from Whiff of Joy. The previews I have seen this week have been amazing.

Marina said...

This card is just adorable, Jeanette!
Pretty image so beautifully coloured, gorgeous papers and details.

Hugs,
Marina

Rosie said...

Oh wow, just love how you have coloured this new image, and the card is just so elegant. Rosie x

Jannie said...

oh Jeanette, your card is so beautiful, and the sentiment is gorgeous. The papers and embellishments are absolutely stunning.

Hugs Jannie

Jocelyne Chevarie said...

This one is really gorgeous. I am really looking forward for your tutorial “coloring with Copics and twinkling H20s ».
Have a really nice day.

Jacqueline's Weblog said...

Gorgeous! What a beautiful card, super! Great colours.
Hugs Jacqueline

Liette alias Pixelle said...

super Jeanette, comme toujours, tu déborde d'imagination....je t'ai fait parvenir un message afin de te parler car il me manque des informations pour le sys ABS...j'ai tout en main mais il me manque une information importante pour l'installation, je n'ai pas de livret d'instruction par copic...merci de me répondre aussitôt que tu le pourras...à bientôt..Liette..

Riet said...

Ohhh wowww Jeanette,what a beautiful card,i love your image and colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Sol said...

Lovely just lovely! Wonderful blue colour.. and your colouring is stunning! Just love it! :)

Tracey said...

Oh my goodness, there is so much I love about this card Jeanette! The colours, the image, the flowers, the lace, your colouring!! The whole thing is incredible!! xx

daisy said...

what a total cutie jeanette!

hugs
daisy

Iris said...

Oh wow this is so beautiful Jeanette!!!! Love that new WOJ image!

Hugs,
Iris

Lacey Stephens said...

Oh this is so beautiful and elegant!! I love the lace ribbon and slider!!
~Lacey

Annelies said...

Absolutely gorgeous!

Sandy said...

Jeanette, all your cards are amazing!
I especially love this one; absolutely brilliant.

Take care,

Sandy

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