Monday, April 12, 2010

Sparkle's Christmas Card Challenge Week #19 - Sketch Challenge

Ho ho ho, Merry Christmas! Wait a minute, the weather is beautiful....don't run away!!! - it's time to get started on your Christmas Cards! Sparkle's Challenge this week is a sketch - did I ever tell you how much I love sketches - pull out the papers, find an image that fits and voila! Hope you'll join us this week! I finally used my previously un-inked "Santa's List" set from CTMH for this one. Santa & the tree fit perfectly in my circle. I am also going to enter this over at Stamp Something where the challenge is stitching and they have a great prize from Paper Jewels!

I hope your weekend was great! My boys and I had a fantastic afternoon of sun & fresh air hiking and playing at a couple of local parks. I'll be back soon as I have a few fun cards to share - though I have to wait to show you one of them as it's for the challenge at Paper Sundaes next week.
Cheers,
Shanna :)
What I used:

stamps: CTMH - Santa's List & Merry Little Chirstmas (sentiemnt)
papers: Reminisce, CMTH cranberry,crystal blue, topiary textured
embellishments: CMTH brads, SU felt snowflake, stickles, stitching
tools: SU border punch (scallop), circle punches
copics: T8, Y13, B21, YG67, R27

6 comments:

  1. Great take on the sketch, love your papers and that cute little Santa.

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  2. Nice card. You could slow down on the Christmas card thing....I am only saying that because I haven't started and I am jealous that you have.

    Love, Me

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  3. love the rich colors and design of this - great card :D

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  4. Love this... the colors are so vibrant and the image and paper you chose are perfect!

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  5. Great card, love that sketch! Was supposed to have the day off to craft, spent it on the couch with a clingy 4 year old not well enough to go to daycare...but I got 8 loads of laundry done before my washer packed it in...perhaps I'll need to "do laundry" at your house later in the week...**wink**wink** :)

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