Wednesday, 22 August 2012

A Little Bit Sketchy

This week I decided to make a couple of cards which followed some of the sketch challenges out there, and here is the first one......

For this card I have followed the sketch from the latest Friday Sketchers challenge, and I thought that this little stamp from Denami would be perfect for the challenge. I love these cute little chicks as they are so quirky, but also easy to colour in.....it's literally a five minute job with alcohol pens.
I have coloured them to match with my backing papers which come from a DoCrafts Forever Friends 6x6 pad called Party Time. There is actually a bear on the base layer but I had to cover him over.......how cruel!

Anyhoo I thought I would enter this card in to the following:

Make it Monday
Friday Sketch
Bearly Mine - Anything Goes
Paper Shelter - Anything Goes

Finally - a little confession to make - I have been to the cinema today to watch.......A Diary of a Wimpy Kid Dog Days. It's OK - I had my son with me for cover, but this is normally the type of film I would wait to come out on DVD and then watch covertly at home! I have to admit though....whilst not the most complex of stories (it's designed with pre teenage boys in mind after all!!) - I did laugh my head off on a number of occasions.....I think it's good to be a bit of a child sometimes!

Well it's back to adult life for me now though....dinner to sort out, house to clean - bla, bla, bla!!!

Thanks for stopping by today.

Sharon x

14 comments:

  1. A fab card Sharon, love the cute image and the paper is a perfect match too. Sounds like you enjoyed the film.

    Donna x

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  2. A very pretty cute card Sharon. I love the fun colours and the ribbon finishes it off beautifully.
    I spotted it on the make it Monday blog and popped over to say hello.

    Shirley

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  3. Oh love your gorgeous, cute card Sharon.
    luv
    Debby

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  4. Sharon this is just gorgeous. Love the colours and embellishments. All the elements work so well together. I saw this on MIM and just had to pop over to have a closer look. Hope you are having a fab Thursday. Hop on over to Doing Life - for a chance to win some lovely digi stamps from DS4J to the value of 20$.
    Hugs
    Desíre
    Doing Life
    Digistamps4Joy DT Member
    Tammy’s Scrapin Corner DT Member

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  5. Hi Sharon, Love this cute card. You have matched the colouring perfectly to the backing. Hugs, Carol S.xx

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  6. This is lovely, such a sweet image and pretty papers.
    Thank you for joining us at Bearly Mine Designs this week.
    Pauline
    x

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  7. Lovely card, the birds are really cute. Thanks for joining us at Friday Sketch Challenge.
    Shirley xx

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  8. what a cute card ,love the chicks and the papers are so sweet
    thanks for joining us at MIM and good luck
    tracey x
    Remember, to be in the running to win the prize from our sponsor this week just leave a comment for another entry. Be sure to mention you saw them on Make It Monday. The more entries you comment on the more chances you have of winning

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  9. Too cute! Love it! Thanks for joining us over at the Paper Shelter for our anything goes challenge.
    Love n hugs
    Marie

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  10. Gorgeous card, nice and cheerfull, great image, thanks for joining us at Friday Sketch Challenge this time,and The Paper Shelter anything goes.
    Hugs Debs

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  11. I saw your beautiful creation on Make It Monday and had to visit and take a closer look. Gorgeous! TFS!
    My entries are: #165, #189, #217, #227 and #228.
    I would love to have you visit my blog!
    Hugs,
    Julia

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  12. This is gorgeous :)
    Thank you for joining us at The Paper Shelter & Good Luck!
    Hugs
    Tracey
    x

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  13. Think a spied you on The paper Shelter firt and then MIM, had to come and have a closer look! Love that image!!
    Super sweet, I mean, super tweet card!!
    (Lyn)

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  14. Beautiful and bold and what a fabulous image! Super cute!! Thanks for joining us for Sketch #24 at the Friday Sketch Challenge! Don't forget to check back this Friday to see if you are a winner! Good luck! xx

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I love to receive your comments, so thanks so much for taking the time to visit me and tell me what you think. Happy crafting! Sharon