Monday, July 26, 2010

I'll Miss You Card using a Bugaboo Sketch

What a crazy, busy weekend I had. I finished this card on Friday night, but never had a chance to post it until now. Because of that I missed out on the challenge that this sketch was based on. Oh well. I made this card for a special friend who is moving. She is my CTMH upline, who just happens to live a couple blocks from me now, but is moving to Toronto next week! On Saturday night a bunch of her upline got together for a little Potluck and Crop as a last Get-Together. So I actually have a couple 8 x 8 LOs to post later. Good Luck and Happy Trails Laurie! I'll miss your guidance, and friendship- but we still have phone and e-mail!
Back to my card....I used my absolute favorite non-Close To My Heart stamp. Little Miss "Daisy" By Elizabeth Bell for Sugar Nellie Stamps.This was the sketch I started my card from:
Scrappy Sketch # 30. This challenge ended Saturday.=(

Here is my card- It is my first ever Easel Card!!

Card Recipe- Hmm where do I start?
Stamp:Sugar Nellie-Daisy, CTMH-Intrinsic Backgrounds, Joy Forever, A Tweet
Patterned Paper:MME, Cosmo Cricket, my misc stash
Paper Flowers: Prima Marketing, CTMH, and my misc stash
Cardstock: CTMH- Crystal Blue, Heavenly Blue, Clover Meadow, Sunflower
Brads: CTMH, misc stash
Mulberry Paper: Die Cuts with a View
Bling: CTMH Bitty Sparkles
Markers: CTMH, COPICS
Ribbon:-CTMH
Ink-CTMH- Blush, Crystal Blue, and Clover Meadow
I used my Cuttlebug with A Sizzix strip to cut the grass out.

The Challenges I am entering in are:
Catch the Bug Challenge Blog- Sweet Sweet Summertime
Creat 4 Fun-Flowers
Stamp Something- "Flowery"
Practical Scrappers- at least 7 items (I think I have that covered!)

Thanks so much for stopping by. Have a great week everyone!
Scrappy Mel


10 comments:

  1. fabulous card love all the detail and the gorgeous colours. Thanks for joining us at The Creative Cottage, Tracy x

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  2. Hi Mel
    gorgeous card, luv this image, fabulous embelies,thank you for joining us at Creative Cottage this week, hope to see you next time, sue,x

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  3. So pretty! and look at all those yummy flowers! love it! Thanks for sharing with us at Stamp Something! Hope to see you again soon:)

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  4. Such a great Summery project. Thanks for joining us at Catch The Bug this week for our Sweet Summertime Challenge.
    TFS
    Paul
    www.craftyblogocks.blogspot.com

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  5. This is so fun and perfect for the summer! I love the image you used, its so cute! Thanks for playing along at The Catch the Bug Challenge!

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  6. This is so pretty and the perfect wistful image for your sentiment. The colors are gorgeous. Thanks for playing with us at Practical Scrappers.

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  7. Pretty! I love those flowers! Thanks so much for playing along with us at Catch The Bug Challenge Blog

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  8. Super cute! Thanks so much for joining our challenge this week at Catch the Bug by Bugaboo. Your image is just darling:)

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  9. Sooooo pretty - well done Mel!

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  10. Beautiful,love all the embellies!!! Thanks for joining us at Creatalicious!!
    xx

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