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Tuesday, 15 March 2011

Sketch challenge time over at A Spoonful of Sugar!

(Please scroll down for my Totally Ladybug Tuesday DT card)

I always love a sketch challenge to get a dose of inspiration, don't you?  This week A Spoonful of Sugar has a brilliant sketch which I had a ball with!



I flipped the sketch on its side and I used another of those lovely Simply Sassy images called Pillow Talk from Sugar Nellie.  I adore these little ladies!  Steve's not that keen on them - says they looks like they haven't taken their mascara off properly, lol!!!  But I don't care - it's not like I give him my cards anyway!

The other DT makes are gorgeous!  You can see them all here.


Paper/cardstock: Bazzill cardstock, My Minds Eye Stella & Rose Hattie paper pack
Stamps: Sugar Nellie Simply Sassy Pillow Talk, Stamping Bella sentiment
Mediums: watercolouring with Distress Inks
Accents: Stampin' Up ribbon
Tools: Nestabilities dies

20 comments:

Lisa Jane said...

Fab card Mary - love the colour scheme .
Lisa x

heidy said...

Beautiful card Mary,love her black hair!
Hugs Heidy

Mrs.B said...

Great sentiment with this image. Love the DPs and colours you have used.
Avril x

Nikbee said...

A wonderful card. I love the DP and the image is so sassy.

Nikki x

Fleur said...

Oh Mary this is awesome, I love the image & those gorgeous papers ~ I got them last week, so YUMMY!
Hugz Fleur xXx

Pop, Paper, Scissors said...

Back in the 60's (yes I'm that old) there was an artist drawing something similar, but I can't recall (yes I'm old) the name. Anyway, I love the card and the colors you chose. Really pretty.

Fabiola said...

adorable, légèrement vintage, biz

Michelle said...

Love what you have done with this great sketch Mary J.

Papers are just gorgeous.

You really give these girls some great attitude with your fab colouring.

Michelle :-)

Cindy Haffner said...

Ohh Mary this is just FABULOUS!!

Kirsty Vittetoe said...

Super cool card, great coloring!

Silli said...

Fabulous Mary... absolut fabulous!!!

CraftyC said...

Gorgeous card Mary, love the colours and a great design!!
Clairex

Pam S. said...

pretty! I just got this paper pad... cool!
Pam Going Postal

Vicky said...

Just so gorgeous and I love this image hun :o)
Beautiful papers and fabulous colours too ~ just scrummy :o)

hugs Vicky xx

Diane's Card Designs said...

Oh Mary this is fabulous
Diane xx

Crystal said...

HOW FUN Mary, great colors and LOVE your take on the sketch!!

Kathleen said...

So versatile, one minute Virgin white, then on to bold and brassy lol. Great sketch, great colour, quite a seductive image. Brill card.

Kath x

Anita said...

Absolutely gorgeous Mary J! I love how you've colored this sassy girl ... she's beautiful. Love the layout and I see I'm not the only one loving those new MME papers, huh? Sweetie, your watercoloring is looking fantastic!

Lorraine said...

Ooh beautiful! I love the colors and your coloring of that fab image! and LOL @ the mascara comment!

Molecraft said...

Fab Mary, love the papers and beautifully coloured image!
Helen x

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