Friday, January 22, 2010

Stamping 411 Sketch Challenge

Good Morning Everyone and welcome to another Sketch Challenge from Stamping 411

I hope you will take the time to hop on over there and see the work of the other talented “Operators”…it’s a very fun place to be!!! Maybe even play along.

Her is my interpretation of the sketch:Stamping 411 Sketch 135 002 ssc135 Sketch 135

I’m showcasing some of our delightful Sweet Pea Designer Series Paper on the left side of the card…it is cut to 1 3/4 x 5 1/4 I then mounted it on a piece of Pumpkin Pie to tie it together. That piece is cut at a 1 7/8 x 5 1/4

I then wanted to use so saffron to really tie it together so did a mat cut at 4 x 5 1/4 and put the pumpkin piece on top. It looked a bit bland to me so I looked around my really messy work area and got out my template from my Mat pack and used the Circles as a template and made white circles with my Signo Gel Pen. Instant Designer Paper of my own!!

I then did my image with our Level 2 Hostess set in the New Occasions Mini and stamped in Basic Brown and colored with my Aqua Painter and Watercolor Wonder Crayons.  The image piece is cut at 2 1/8 x 2 3/8 and mounted on Pumpkin Pie cut at 2 1/4 x 2 1/2. I then had a strip I had been playing with using our new Pinking Hearts Border Punch and so not to waste I pieced it together around the edges of Pumpkin.

I almost forget the base of the card is white cut at 5 1/2 x 8 1/2

The final touch is a bow done with our new Satin Ribbon in white held together with a Rhinestone Brad.

I hope you enjoyed my share today and hope to see you back soon.

Have a Stampinglee Good Day!

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13 comments:

Tiffany Bauer said...

This is too stinkin' cute Lee!!! I love that bow accent too!!! Great job!!

Patti Chesky said...

So cute!!! I just got this stamp set, but haven't played with it yet. We're having an ice storm...so it's on my agenda for tomorrow.

Thanks for the inspiration!!!!

Selene Kempton said...

Way cool! I love how you made your own DSP!

Kerin said...

This is adorable!! I love the soft look of this card...SO pretty!

Patricia Garcia said...

Love the fresh crisp look of your card!!

Hugs,
Patricia

Carole'Anne AKA Stampin Stressaway said...

The colours in this DSP is so cool - I can't beleive all the choice this Sweet Pea pack offers!
You my dear friend did a fantastik job with both the challenge and the DSP!
And lot's talk about that super cute stamp set!
Makes me go AHW OUH! love it
I wanted to say thank you to you and the Stamping 411 operators for choosing my card for being showcase. Makes me feel so honoured and like a million bucks
from the bottom of my heart I say thank you so much
take care Lee
keep us the good work you are amazing :)
hug

Michelle said...

Super cute card. Thanks for sharing about the 411 site too. Lots of great samples there, including yours. :-)

Susan Mac Donald said...

when I first saw your card, I thought of "the teddy bears picnic"; it's so cute & an all around card for any occassion

....Linda.... said...

This is so soft and pretty and i love your own DSP design! I love the 411 site - you and the rest of the team do beautiful work! I finally got brave enough to play and you put my card in the showcase - wow - thanks so much!

Corie said...

Oh my this is absolutely adorable!!

Robin Merriman said...

Such an adorable card Lee! I love this little bunny and the papers you chose for the card are perfect! You always do such beautiful cards!

Melissa said...

A lovely card and I just love the stamp *sigh* wish we had it in Australia LOL, a great job1

Connie said...

This is so sweet, Lee! Love the colors and the images! Too cute!