Friday, January 16, 2009

Fall-to Layout #25!

I decided to go with another square design. You may be happy to know that I did this sketch "properly". That's right, I found a card (in the latest Stampin' Up! catalog sampler actually), sketched it out, then made my own version. I was originally planning to make another heart card, but then for some reason I was going through my shoebox of rub-ons and I found this cute image by SEI. I knew I had papers from the same line, so I pulled those out and went from there. I had lots of fun with the greeting. I really must remember to do that more often, it's a great effect- repeat part of your stamped sentiment but do it in several colours. My inspiration card featured different coloured rub-on words, so I decided to give it a try too.

Supplies: Stamps: Birthday Basics; Paper: White, Cranberry, Avocado, SEI; Ink: Cranberry, Mustard, Avocado; Accessories, etc.: SEI rub-on

8 comments:

Angie Tieman said...

This is fantastic! Love that little doggy with the plaid background! Love that repeated sentiment too, and it gives me an idea to try, so thanks! I'll let ya know how it turns out! lol!

LeAnne said...

Oh my gosh, this is just so cute! I LOVE this little doggie, too bad he's not a stamp! Great card all around.
LeAnne

Stacey Schafer said...

So glad I found your blog and the fun & simple sketch challenge:)

http://stampinwithstacey.blogspot.com/2009/01/happy-birthday-ftl25.html

Pat (mspfd) said...

What a wonderful sketch and design. Love the adorable scottie and super colors and stamped sentiment.

denise;) said...

i love this so much! adorable!

Bethany Paull said...

Great sketch! I just now got around to posting mine:
http://bethanypaull.blogspot.com/2009/01/last-one-before-i-go.html

Mary Fish said...

Banu directed me to your wonderful blog and sketches. Here's my first but I plan to do more! Hugs, Mary

http://www.stampinpretty.com/2009/01/fifth-avenue-simplicity.html

Jennie said...

Love this sketch! I just made two Father's Day cards using it.

http://jennierosedesigns.blogspot.com/2009/06/happy-fathers-day.html

Thanks!
Jennie