Friday, April 23, 2010

Double Challenge Friday

Happy Friday! It’s Friday so that means I have two cards to show you today!
My first card is for Friday Sketchers Challenge and it was dear Carole’s turn to host. I loved her sketch and had the idea to have the bottom panel open up from the rest of the card. It seems a few of us had the very same idea. LOL!
Whiff of Joy 2010 - Page 139
Whiff of Joy 2010 - Page 138
I inked up my new Stampavie stamp by Sarah Kay. It is so beautiful. Lacey has a great selection of them over at her store. I used Designer Paper from Stampin Up that I have had for ages now. It is all retired and I have been hoarding it but I had to break down and use it. I am running out of space to store it all. I ran a piece of Celery silk ribbon along the top panel and then added another layer with some crochet lace and then added these gorgeous Prima flowers. I just love everything that I used on this card!


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 Friday Sketcher blog. We are being sponsored this week by: Simon Says Stamp!!
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Whiff of Joy 2010 - Page 137
My second card for today is for the Wags ‘n Whiskers challenge. We have a wonderful sketch made by our lovely Guest Designer Bree. I inked up another cutie from the Let’s Play release. Doesn’t she look like she is going to fly right off the paper? I added some polka dots to her dress with my colorless blender pen. This is such an easy technique and really changes the look up! Again, I reached into my stash of hoarded papers and used some up and I added some more Prima flowers. Love them!


  • Stamps: Wags ‘n Whiskers~ Scooting By ~ available –>here <-

  • Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

  • Paper: SU River Rock, Chocolate Chip, Daisy Bucket DP

  • Coloring: Copic Markers

  • Embellies: Prima Flowers from Stamp & Create


  • Please check the gorgeous cards that the Divas have created for your inspiration and I hope you will get the chance to join us and share your card on the Wags ‘s Whiskers Challenge blog!
  • 21 comments:

    Julie said...

    Two beautiful cards and what lovely colours!! My especial favourite is the first - love the way it opens and your flowers are fabulous! Juliex

    Kim Piggott said...

    Oh two totally gorgeous cards Jeanette!
    Amazing colouring and such fabulous designs and details!
    hugs
    kim x

    Rach said...

    two delish cards hun.. gorgeous.x

    **Inge** said...

    Love the green and blue combined with the Sarah Kay image, and what a great idea to use the sketch this way:-D

    Have a great weekend,

    Inge xOx

    Maria Therese said...

    Gorgeous cards!!!

    Riet said...

    Wowwww Jeanette,what a beautiful cards,i love your images and colours.
    So gorgeous papers.

    Hugs Riet.xx

    debby4000 said...

    Fabulous cards Jeanette, love the colours and the cute images.
    luv
    Debby

    Andy said...

    My favorit is the first card, fab image and coloring Jeanette. LG Andy

    Chris Olsen, Glowbug said...

    Wow Jeanette!! Both cards are stunning!! I just love your images and your designs. The WNW looks awesome paper pieced. I love the fold and the paper used with that adorable Stampavie image. I have been hoarding that paper too!!
    Have a great weekend!
    hugs,
    Chris

    Marina said...

    Wow! Both card are gorgeous Jeanette!
    Very beautiful papers and design and the images are so cute.

    Hugs,
    Marina

    Christina C. said...

    I always love coming to your site and gaze upon your gorgeous creations, wishing I could learn to color the way you do! Sigh!!!
    Beautiful cards!

    Danielle said...

    Two gorgeous cards Jeanette - fabulous colouring and details on each card! Your work is always so impeccably done - thanks for inspiring! Enjoy the weekend!
    Hugs, Danielle

    Diane said...

    They are both gorgeous Jeanette!
    Love the opening on your first card,the colors are fabulous too!!

    Sharon Caudle said...

    Love them both, Jeanette! Gorgeous papers, fabulous detailing, marvelous coloring, what's not to love??!! :) Have a great weekend!!
    hugs!
    Sharon

    Michele said...

    Two gorgeous cards Jeanette. Love the way you've coloured in the adorable images and pretty details to. Hope you have a fabulous weekend. Hugs Michele x

    Janneke said...

    Both cards are awesome Jeanette ;0)
    Have a great weekend!

    Janneke X

    Jacqueline's Weblog said...

    Both card are so cute and so beautiful, great job!
    Have a great weekend, Jacqueline

    Kim said...

    Jeanette these are both so beautiful!!! Absolutely darling!
    Hugs~ Kim

    Tolegranny said...

    Two gorgeous cards. Just love the colours. Hope one day to own some of these cute Magnolia cuties. No sells them here me.

    6 wacky women said...

    Gorgeous cards, Jeanette
    Your colouring, designs & details are just beautiful.

    Karen x

    Kelly Schelske said...

    Love them both Jeanette!

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