Monday, July 6, 2009

FTL49 - Thinking of You

Hi everyone! I can't begin to tell you how excited I am that I was asked to be a contributor for the weekly sketches. :) I found my way to this awesome blog via Becky's blog 4 months ago, and have been hooked ever since. I *love* sketch challenges, but sometimes I find myself having to sit them out because I can't find a way to make them fit my style (LOL, whatever that is!)... I never feel that way with the sketches posted here every week. You can keep them CAS or you can dress them up a bit, and I love that!

Here is the sample I came up with using the Fall-to Layout #49 sketch. I stayed pretty true to the sketch that was provided, the only changes being that my strip of patterned paper is 1 1/4", and I didn't tie a bow with my ribbon.

Supplies:
Stamps - Ashley's Blossoms (My Cute Stamps), Vintage Picnic Basic Sentiments (PTI)
Ink - Stazon Black
Paper - Raspberry Fizz, Whisper White, Basic Black, Black & White Basics
Miscellaneous - Raspberry Fizz Twill Ribbon, Martha Stewart Butterfly Punch

18 comments:

  1. Go Heather P! I'm so excited for you. When I opened C&S blog, I was thinking, that looks like a Heather card, and it was! :)

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  2. Congrats, Heather--this is just beautiful in its simplicity!

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  3. Wow, Heather! This is beautiful! Love the colors and the butterfly!

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  4. Harriet Skelly (SCS hskelly)July 7, 2009 at 12:03 PM

    Welcome Heather! I love your work and am so glad you have joined us. Natasha always has awesome sketches!! Hugs, Harriet

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  5. Well, what a nice surprise! Yay for you--you know I love your work!!!!

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  6. This is lovely. Love the rich colors.

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  7. lovely...so "clean and simple"...

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  8. This is beautiful! Congratulations, Heather!

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  9. Congratulations, Heather! It will be fun to see your cards here! Thanks for the inspiration.

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  10. I love it! The pink and the black together are wonderful! Thanks for the inspiration!

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  11. absolutely stunning!!

    Congrats to you!!

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  12. Beautiful card and Congratulations to you Heather.

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  13. I'm happy to see your beautiful samples here! This one is fab with such a grat color combo and that little butterfly for dimension.

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  14. Beautiful card! Love the hot pink!

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  15. Love your card, Heather. Crisp and clean - and the black leaf image really pops. Congrats on your good news!

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  16. This is just amazing, and my favourite colour combo ever!! The layout is great and the colours used really make the images pop!! I have finally figured out that Clean & Simple cards really rely on colour more than anything and you have most definitely mastered that!! :-) Thanks for sharing!!

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  17. I find this card BEAUTIFUL!! I love the colors selection and the simplicity of the layout. Is my first time on your blog and I found it awesomely pretty. Congrats!

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