Tuesday, March 20, 2012

Tuesday Morning Sketches #138

Good Morning!  Thanks for stopping by for another installment to the Tuesday Morning Sketches challenges.  You're going to love the sweet sketch that Kathy created for us.  We've got a super sponsor this week (like always every week) - The Stamping Boutique.  And big news.... TMS has 500 followers now!  Whoo-hoo!!  So not only will there be a prize from The Stamping Boutique, but I'll offer a prize, too.  Be sure to visit the TMS blog to get all the details.

But, for now, here's my card that I hope inspires you to play along.....


OK, so off you go.  Get over to the TMS for more inspiration and fun!

Supplies:
Image: Picnic Basket w/Fruit
Stamps/Ink: Everyday Sentiments (Paper Pretties), Tuxedo Black (Memento)
Card stock: Neenah Classic Crest, Kraft, Black, Bashful Blue, Real Red
Paper: Nana's Kitchen (DCWV)
Tools: Oval cutters (CM)
Embellishments: black stitched ribbon, black brads

13 Encouraging Thoughts:

Cheryl said...

Melissa, this is beautiful! Your coloring almost looks like glass--I love how you've shaded everything, and the black accents are perfect! Congrats on 500 followers!!! TMS is such a fab challenge site! ~Hugs!

onecraftymama said...

I love how bright & cheerful your colours are - feels crisp & summery, perfect for a picnic! And the detail of your colouring...those grapes? and the basket? Awesomeness!

Marie said...

Congrats on 500 followers and for creating this lovely card. The basket full of goodies is delightful. Love how you tied it all together with 'black'...looks fantastic.

Jessica G. said...

Fun, summery image and those black accents really make it pop!

lissy-hanne said...

Hej.
Super flot kort, din blog er et besøg vær.
klem

Kathy said...

Really bright and fun. The black ribbon and brads make all the colors pop. Cool way to do the sentiment, too. Congrats on 500 followers, that's awesome!

Kelly L said...

Love the bright colors and the accents of black to bring your eye back to the focal point of your image. Lovely job! Congrats on 500 followers too! :)

Karen Conner said...

The background paper behind your lovely basket of flowers really pulls it all together!

Heather said...

Great colors on the image! Beautiful card!

Theresa said...

Love your card Miss. I really like that image and you paired it with great papers.

Maria said...

Wow! Your coloring is perfect! Love the basket filled with goodies! Great accent with the black, too! Take care!!:-))

The Stamper's Touch said...

Oh Melissa, this is stunning! Beautiful image and I love the pops of black!! Congrats on the 500 followers too.

Linda

Dawn said...

Love this Melissa! The colors are amazing! Great job.

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