Sunday, October 2, 2011

Catch-Up Sunday

Happy Sunday Everyone! I cannot believe it, but the whole family slept in this morning! I cannot believe that even the kids slept in! The youngest one was the first one up and he came into our room and announced that it was day-time and he was hungry! I think the rainy and cold weather played a part in our sleepiness, but it was indeed lovely to have a long lie-in like that!

I have sooooo much to show you that I don’t know where to start! So this is going to be a long and picture heavy post! Let’s get started.

First, I’d like to share with you by card for this week’s Pink {Ink} Sketch Challenge. The sketch is by Erica  and we are being sponsored by Hobbyshop Nellie Snellen!

Tilda with Wreath copy

I have used this sweet Magnolia stamp that I have had for such a long time and hadn’t had the chance to ink up. I decided to color her with some traditional Christmas colors and create a Christmas card. I love that you can do this! The paper is Simple Stories 6x6  25 days of Christmas pad. I added some gorgeous iridescent taffeta ribbon from May arts to dress the card up a wee bit.

My second card today is for this week’s Sketch Saturday challenge and we are being sponsored by Tickled Pink Stamps! I have used another of the Pink Ribbon images for my card. These images will be available come 4th of October and there are matching sentiments as well. All are $1 each ONLY for all of October and are only going to be available for a limited time. All sales will go straight to supporting Pink Ribbon Day. This one is called Lil Pinkette Charity.

TP Charity copy

For my third card, I am showcasing another of the Pink Ribbon images. This one is called Lil Lilith. I adore her strong attitude and I paired her up with one of the matching sentiments; “Fight like a Girl”.  I went for a simple, no fuss card and I am happy with how the image is showcased this way!

Pink Ribbon Lil Lilith copy

Finally, I have a card that was a commission for a friend. She wanted a wedding card for her sister. I of course reached for this sweet LOTV image and I used the sketch from this week’s Papertake Challenge.

LOTV Wedding copy

In this photo, you can see the matching envelobox that I created for the card and it has captured the shimmer on her dress!

LOTV Wedding with envie copy

Have a great rest of the day! I am off now to see my son play hockey!

Hugs Jeanette xxo


Christina C. said...

OMG, girl, how do you find the time??? Your cards are all gorgeous....your wedding card is the sweet image and you showcased it with such elegance!
Tilda is spectacular and I love the attitude girl. The lovely girl holding the pink ribbon is priceless. Beautiful work, Hon!!!!!

craftymum said...

What fab cards Jeanette. I especially love the LOTV card
hugs sarah x

Lisa aka Myran said...

So many fabulous cards! Thank you for joining us at Papertake Weekly and hope to see you again next week at our big celebration :)

angelique (anlou) said...

hiya sweetie
what a super cards
you've bin a bizzy girl hunni
but there all gorgeous sweetie
hugs angelique

Betsy said...

Gosh, you've been a busy girl!!! They're all beautiful, but I'm partial to Tilda, so I really love the first card shown! Puts me in the holiday spirit!!!

Riet said...

So wonderful cards Jeanette,I love the images and the colours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

Tettiz said...

Your cards are absolutely LOVELY!!! So gorgeous! Love your colouring!


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