Saturday, May 23, 2009

Thinking of You

It's me again! It seems my trend with my blog is that I double post on Saturdays (one for me, one for MSB) and then post on Sunday... but by Wednesday I sort of dwindle. Anyway, here's the me!



I rarely get to participate in challenges anymore. I'm busy with my DT work for Corrosive Challenge and Modern Sugar - I'm not complaining, mind you, I love what I'm doing. But I rarely participate in a challenge just because I want to. This card is two-fold. I stumbled onto a blog called Crafts 4 Eternity and they are featuring this coolest sketch challenge! Also, Tami Mayberry posted a contest to win a Father's Day digi-stamp set. All you have to do is use one of her sets that she drew for Sweet-n-Sassy. The above image is Tami's!

This card features the great set from Sweet-n-Sassy, but the red oval in the background I stamped with Papertrey Ink's Polka dot set and embossed with white embossing powder. I have honestly forgotten how fun heat embossing is! And guess what, I'll bet you'll find a card posted later with the rest of the red card stock that I cut the oval from. Hollyanne swiped it!

I had great fun with this sketch and digi-stamp set.


6 Encouraging Thoughts:

lil-paper-pixie said...

Stunning card, love the images the colours everything, off to check out the digi stamps.

Hugs

Sarah

michele said...

gorgeous card mel! thanks for joining in with the c4e challenge hugs mx

Tami Mayberry said...

Very cute! I love how you colored the image and the embossing is a fun touch. TFS!

Jessica G. said...

What a fun image and perfectly showcased in this sketch! I really like how the bright colors pop against the white background. Great card!!

Christy Dillman said...

Fantastic card, love red/black/white color scheme. Thanks for joining use at C4E!

Hugs,
Christy- C4E DT member

pinky said...

So pretty! love the spots. Thanks for joining us at c4e this week.
Pinky

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