Friday, June 12, 2009

FTL 46!

Here's this week's sketch. The trio of objects is meant as a suggestion only. Feel free to have a single focal point if that's where the inspiration hits!

Here's my take on it. My inspiration came from here and here. I used 2 square nestabilities interiors and a white gel pen to trace the squares surrounding the image and sentiment. This is such a great technique for adding a bit of dimension to a one layer card. Supplies: Stamps: Pocket Silhouettes, Faux Ribbon Cardstock: Kraft Ink: Dark Chocolate, Landscape

22 comments:

  1. I absolutely love your clean and simple cards! Thanks for the tip about using the inside of the Nestabilities to draw squares - wonderful idea!

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  2. LOVE it--I'm CASEing it right now! Thanks for the idea...

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  3. I love this layout! I was also inspired by Nichole's card. I will be posting mine on my blog t his weekend.

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  4. Woohoo! Love this layout and your card!

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  5. Great idea for the "one layer" frame.Thanks for sharing! So many of your beautiful cards are in my faves!

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  6. Great idea (nestibilities), great card!

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  7. Really fabulous sketch and cards!! :)

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  8. This is a very classy looking piece of work. Perfect.

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  9. Your white frames just jump off the kraft card. Beautiful. Thanks for the super quickie layout.

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  10. Thanks for the awesome layout, worked perfectly with this image for me. Here's Mind

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  11. Natasha-
    I'm new to nestibilities. I see so many used in card samples on-line. What would you recommend starting with. Circle, oval, square, rectangle? And, are the classic scallop or petite scallop more popular? I'm feeling overwhelmed and would LOVE any advice you have! :)
    Love you stamp style...simple, clean, classy! Take care. Nicole nmbailey5@verizon.net

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  12. Your sample card is gorgeous!!

    Here's what I came up with:

    http://www.splitcoaststampers.com/gallery/photo/1385667?cat=500&ppuser=118441

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  13. Wow! What a color combo! SO FUN!

    http://stampinwithstacey.blogspot.com/2009/06/sneak-peek-lots-of-bots.html

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  14. OOPS! The last comment I left was for the CTD! Sorry, feel free to delete it!

    Your sketches are just what I need to get started:) Thanks for your continued inspiration!

    http://stampinwithstacey.blogspot.com/2009/06/sneak-peek-lots-of-bots.html

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  15. Great sketch... here is what I made. I just found your blog and will be coming back to play some more!

    http://myfrontporch-kelley.blogspot.com/2009/06/kwerner-color-inspiration-55.html

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  16. beautiful card - thanx for the inspiration! here's my take on the sketch:
    http://sueblondin.blogspot.com/2009/06/thanx-mom.html

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  17. I've been meaning to try this layout and today it finally happened. Thanks, Natasha!

    Make It Sparkle

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  18. i'm a bit behind the eight ball, but here's my version. thanks so much for creating these! they are really helpful.

    http://justforyoubyjenn.blogspot.com/2009/07/simple-is-bestand-fast.html

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  19. love this layout!

    http://www.serenityinstamping.com/2009/07/some-clean-simple-fun.html

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