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Tuesday, December 6, 2011

Tuesday Morning Sketches #123

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Good morning! It's time for another fun sketch from Melissa at Tuesday Morning Sketches! Our sponsor this week is Tiffany Doodles.

I have to confess that I was a bit stumped by this weeks' sketch...I kept trying to figure out what I could stamp in the 3 panels...then it hit me that I didn't have to stamp in them all.... Alrighty then, off to find a small image that would "fit"!

The image is colored and accented with glitter and Crystal Effects. I paired the image with some Making Memories DP; the holly berries are red foil, which you can't see in the photo. (Why is it so difficult to photograph shimmer and shine? You don't always see the full effect.) I added a diecut, some ribbon, and a holly embellishment to finish the card.

Image: Stampendous
Paper: SU! Vintage Cream and Pure Poppy, SU! Wild Wasabi, Making Memories DP
Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black
Embellies: Barbara Trombley's Art Glitter in "Angel Dust", SU! Crystal Effects, PTI Red Satin Ribbon, Dress It Up Holly
Extras: Prismas/Goo Gone, SU! Top Note Die, SU! Dimensionals

I hope you will check out the rest of the DTs' take on the sketch here; better yet, why not play along? I would love to see your interpretation!

Thanks for stopping by!

Angela

12 comments:

Donelda said...

What a great idea to use one image in the middle and dp on either side!! brilliant I say!! These chicks are so sweet!! and have I mentioned how much I love holly!! :)

Jessica G. said...

Adorable card, Angela! I agree with Donelda -- using the two panels of DP to surround this sweet chick is such a fun spin on the sketch. Love the sparkle and shine, too!!

Marie said...

The little chick is so adorable, Angela. I love the shiny glass ornament and the great coloring. Nice interpretation of the sketch.

Melissa Craig said...

Super sweet card Angela.

Linda Palmer said...

Brilliant idea and beautiful card. Love those chicks. Love your ideas for the layout and the beautiful papers.

Chris said...

very cute!!

Ani said...

Beautiful! I love your take on the sketch!
Hugs, Ani

Dawn said...

So cute Angela! Love the fuzzy little chick!

Kathy said...

This is wonderful Angela. That image is perfect in the middle panel. Adorable card!

Theresa said...

This is so darn cute!! Love the papers and that chick is just ardorable. I love the faux stitching. Fabulous!!

Jacki Randolph said...

Adorable!! Love your take with this sketch and your stitching. Sorry I am slow to get around to leaving a comment!! It's been a crazy life around here!

Larissa said...

This is really cute! Love the panels and the cute holly paper. The holly die cut is really lovely.