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Monday, March 30, 2009

Sweet N Sassy Monday DT challenge- It's a sketch!!

I am back as promised with my Monday SNSS sample card for you. I like to schedule my post for just past midnight but sometimes it just does not work out that way. Anyway, I am pretty happy with how my sample came out. Take a peek at the sketch and my card:





What a treat this week with double the sketches and double the fun LOL! Korin gave us a great sketch to work with. I along with many other people love sketch challenges because it gives you a plan for your card and takes some of the guess work out of what to do. For this card I stamped my images from the SNSS Warm Up set on my paper temptress sparkle white paper. I colored them with my copics and they worked beautifully on it! Now, I will tell you that because this is a heavier weight cardstock it does take more ink from the markers. I actually used this paper because I had some scraps left over from my mojo card and wanted to see how it worked with the copics. Anyway, I cut the images and popped them up with pop dots and the scalloped circle is popped up higher than the other two. I distressed most of the edges with my scissors and sewed my dp layer onto my brown matte. The finished card measures 5 1/4" square. The bayou dp square measures 5" square and my circle dp is 4" in diameter. I thought that giving the measurements may help you because I know that it is hard to know how big a card is just from a picture on your screen.

closer look



Supplies:
stamps- Sweet N Sassy stamps Warm Up set
CS- SU parisian breeze dp, chocolate chip, Paper Temptress white sparkle
accessories- SU button, CM circle cutter, CM circle punch, SU scallop punch, pop dots, sewing machine, SU taffeta ribbon, linen thread, copics (E31, E33, BG72, BG75, E29)


Be sure to visit the sweet n sassy blog for more challenge info. The following DT members also have some terrific samples to share with you as well:

Sandy Domelle
Chrissy Dickinson
Courtney Fowler
Jeanette Comerford

I hope you have a terrific day and thanks for stopping by!

7 comments:

Michelle said...

This is beautiful! I love this paper from SU!

bsgstamps4fun: Barb Gault said...

I love this! The colors, textured paper and sparkle are perfect for this set!

Sandy said...

Oh, you did this so perfectly! I couldn't decide on my circles and yours just whipped together so beautifully! I love the colors you chose too! I may have to case yours later!

Ceal said...

Great card! I love the colors I left an award for you on my blog

Deb said...

Oooh! I love this! I am a real coffee fan! I love all the sparkle (so glad you gave us a close-up shot!)

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

I love the colours and added Shimmer, Gorgeous card Janette, Big Hugs, Nikki x

Chrissy D said...

Janette - FABULOUS! I love your take on the sketch...makes me long for some coffee! LOL TFS!