Friday, March 11, 2011

Stamping 411 Sketch 194

Hi Everyone!

Welcome to another Saturday Sketch Challenge from Stamping 411 

Here is the sketch:

SSC194

…and my sweet little interpretation. I really love this little “Sweet Summer” Set. I’ve found it to be so versatile. I’ve been itching to use Garden Green. Not sure why as it’s one of my least favorite colors….but I wanted to. Well I kind of like it now. I’m trying to use more color in my cards……and Garden Green pairs beautifully with Pink Pirouette.

 Sweet Summer 004

Card is pretty straight forward Card base is cut to 4 1/4 x 11 and folded in half Pink Layer is 4 x 5 1/4. I used scraps to stmp the images on and punch out with my 1 1/4 “ circle punch and then the green circle is punched with the 1 3/8 punch.

I cut two little butterfly's out and added a bee for good measure. Topped it off with a double bow of white taffeta and a scrap of Garden Green in my Scallop Edge Punch.

That’s it for today. Hope you’ll take a little time for you and join us over at the Stamping 411 sketch challenge this week.

Thanks for stopping in.

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10 comments:

gbarron56 said...

WOW, lee -- love what you did with this week's sketch -- love that you used circles and those tiny little insects -- Yikes, that's some skillfull cutting! Great job! Thanks for sharing -- blessings, Gretchen

Kerin said...

Lee this is so soft & Springy!! I love the circles, and the butterflies are the perfect touch!

Selene Kempton said...

Totally soft and beautiful! I LOVE LOVE LOVE the butterflies and bee that are leaving the pane... You are such a master crafter! :D

Erna said...

Oh Lee, I love your card, the butterflies and bee are so sweet!!

Carol said...

Wonderful card - especially the little insects - they just set it all off....this is a great sketch and you knocked it out of the ballpark!

Sara Storey said...

Just darling!!!

Sara

Jenn said...

Love the combo of the punched paper strip and the ribbon! Perfect accent!

Tiffany Bauer said...

This is so beautiful Lee!!! Love the softness of it and those teeny tiny little butterflies and bee you cut out are the PERFECT touch!!

Patti Chesky said...

Lee, this is downright adorable! I love the cutout bee and butterflies.

Connie Babbert said...

I love how you used the Sweet Summer SAB set!!! So cute and "sweet" looking!