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Monday, 18 January 2010

Cupcake Craft Challenge 74...Sketch


Morning all...we had some lovely sunny weather yesterday...it was still quite chilly but great to have such a bright cheery day after all the rain on Saturday!

We have a new challenge today over at the Cupcake Craft Challenge blog...Kathrin has created a brilliant sketch and it seem's such a long time since we did one at Cupcake it has made such a lovely change. We are sponsored this week by Di's Digi Downloads...she has some really fantastic images on her digi site and she very kindly gave the design team some images to play with...if you want to see all of Di's digi's you can find them here!

It was my intention to do some stitching on this card but the blimming machine wouldn't stitch the thread through the card and paper...all it did was punch the holes...they are a very happy accident though as I was quite pleased with the effect and at least the lines are fairly straight lol!

If you enjoy sketches I hope you'll pop over and join in the fun this week!


Image : Di's Digi Downloads (Baby Maisy
Design Papers : Raspberry Road Designs (Kimmy)
Green Card Stock : Papermill
Colouring Medium : Promarkers
Embellies: Ribbon & Buttons from my Craft Stash!
Sentiment : Created on the PC

24 comments:

louise said...

Really pretty card and I love the soft colours.
louise xx

tkelli said...

very cute!! this looks like it took a long time to make!

My Little Space said...

Fab card Donna, and I agree the holes look brilliant!

Enjoy Monday

Mandy
x

joey said...

awww Donna this is super duper sweet I love the effect that the holes give, just wish I could master straight lines lol. Joey.x

Juls said...

so sweet and pretty! Love it!! Hugs Juls

~ Ali ~ said...

Love the pretty colours on this one Donna. Have a super day.

Rosietoes said...

Really sweet card. Love the image and the papers Donna.
Edna x

Catherine said...

What a delicious card Donna ! The image is so sweet and cute and I agree with you, the pricking without the stitching looks really great ! Hugs and smile from Catherine

Riet said...

What a beautiful card Donna,i love your image and coolours.
So gorgeous papers.

Hugs Riet.xx

PaperCrafty said...

Donna, what a darling card!! I love the colors, pattern paper, paper piercing and that image is the sweetest!!

nessy said...

such a sweet card ~such an adorable image and such subtle colours and papers!!
vanessa xx

KymKreates said...

Perfect for a baby girl!!! I was just today thinking of making some baby cards. Yours is lovely!
Kym

Shelly said...

Hi Donna! Beautiful card...the pastel colours look so pretty and I like the threadless stitching...looks great!
Hugs Shelly :)

Georgia said...

Aww, this is such an adorable baby card Donna! The pastel colours are perfect! Such gorgeous papers and I love your faux stitching and the fab ric-rac ribbon! :)
Love, Georgia xx

daantje said...

what a cute card i love it and the stamp is also great.
greetings
daantje

Liza said...

A lovely card Donna, I really love the piercing, even if you didn't mean to do it!!!!

Liza x

cats whiskers said...

Hi Sweetie
Just love this card, great image and fabulous colours, and love how you have distressed those lovely papers
Hugs Jacqui xx

Maria Matter said...

this is oh so sweet Donna! the paper piercing looks fab, love this darling image too!

glad you had a bit of sunshine, it does the heart good! :)
Blessings, Maria

Michele said...

Gorgeous card Donna. Love the cute image you've used and the papers also. Hugs Michele x

Poppy said...

Lovely card,so cute.
poppy

Terry Oulboub said...

Donna, this image is so cute. I love the way she is colored and look at the coordinating papers - definitely delightful! I thought it was paper piercing and thought - wow, look how straight she poked it through - I love accidents that don't work out! ;D

Lynsey said...

Another wonderful card Donna! Love the soft colours you have used and what a sweet image.
Hugs Lynsey x

Di said...

HI Just want to say thankyou for making my image look so fab!!
i have posted your card on my site.

Hugs Di xxxx

Mel X said...

Aww, this is so gorgeous hun! The colours are beautiful and love the ribbons and sentiment. The image is adorable and the punched edges mimic her collar and the hem of her dress. Truly beautiful!

Mel X