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Monday, 12 January 2009

Sponnful Challenge - Nikki's Sketch


This card is my entry for the challenge over at A Spoonful of Sugar, which is a sketch by Nikki. I hope I amn't too late to enter. I seen the challenge last week and I thought to myself "what a fab sketch, nice and simple". However, I didn't realise the time had passed so quickly. I coloured the image on Saturday night and then put the card together yesterday. I was just finishing it when... the kids all decided to join me round the table. Kim doesn't need much help but Jack gets a bit carried away with the craft knife and Wee Steven loves the scissors! Anyway, here is the finished card at last.

Starting with a square Anita's base card and covering with paper that Kimberley unearthed from her bedroom. The image is Sugar Nellie by Elisabeth Bell, coloured with watercolour pencils that I got for the kids in the reduced section at my local Tesco for 96p! lol! I thought I'd see what they were like. Mounted onto pale lilac card and put on base card with foam pads. The flowers and brads are from WH Smith. I added some pink stickles to the brads (sugar coated). The pale lilac ribbon across the bottom is from my stash. The sentiment is a stamp from my stash on pale lilac cs and cut with wavy scissors.

Really pleased with this one! Not usually a flowery person. Hope I'm not too late for the challenge.


Hugs
Suzanne x

4 comments:

Bunny-Zoe's Blog said...

Your card is so pretty Suzanne and your colouring of this cute image beautiful, Hugs, Nikki x

Kim Dellow said...

Oh that is so cute. I love the colouring. Kim

Aihara Ramintessah Sanchez said...

you are so good in coloring dear.Did you buy the stamp or the print?

carlzcardz said...

awww so cute hunni xxx

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