Thursday, 27 October 2011

Some skeins for Sketch Saturday

I usually try to enter the challenge at Sketch Saturday and I found the shapes on the layout were best cut from 2 squares of DP, which left me with two sets.  I have a card for tomorrow that uses the first set, but I made a second card which I am blogging tonight.  The DP is Basic Grey Wisteria, I have just a few sheets of this beautiful DP left to play with.  The image is one of Phindy's new Two Seven Oh  series, called Skeins, I coloured with Copics and used Distress Ink for the background.  The sentiment comes from Paulette at Create with TLC, I've added yarn and some buttons.  I began with adding buttons the corresponded to the sketch but they looked very lonely so I kept adding them till it felt right:).  I'm happy with the look but know I need to give this card to someone rather than post it, it is quite heavy now!
My card is for the following challenges:
Sketch Saturday - sketch
Digi Doodles - anything goes
Papercrafting Journey - use a digi
Simon Says - anything goes
Whimsey Stamps - button it
Digital Tuesday - buttons & twine
Going Grey with Scrap Creations - going digi
Nettie G's digital gems - anything but a rectangle


  1. Great card, love the image and the buttons.
    Thanks for joining us at Sketch Saturday this week.
    Hugs, Bente

  2. Fantastic card and perfectly colored image. Love the DP you used. Thanks for joining the challenge at Digi Doodle!

  3. oh this is one brilliant card hun just love the image and adore the papers you have used hugs cherylxxx

  4. super cute image and I love the sentiment, very pretty. Thanks for joining us at Going Grey with Scrap-creations this week!

  5. Wow - looks like real balls of wool.
    Very clever colouring.

  6. Ok, looks like I need to find my knittings... Lovely card. Thank you for joining us this week at DDSB Challenge!

  7. :ove the sentiment on this. Very pretty card. Thanks so much for joining us at Digi Doodle Shop's Challenge this week.

  8. love these blues!!! beautiful card (-:

  9. Hi!
    Your card is really cute! Great details and layout. Thank you so much for joining us at Digital Tuesday. Good luck!

    Hugs, Natascha

  10. What a pretty card!

    Thank you for joining us over at The Paper Crafting Journey!



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