Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Sweet Sketch Wednesday #12

Happy Wednesday!! It is time for another fabulous sketch by Arlana over at Sweet Sketch Wednesday. This week we not only have a sketch but there is also an added color challenge.

(Certainly Celery, So Saffron, Real Red, & Only Orange)

I will have to admit I was a little taken back with the color portion of the challenge this week as these are colors that I don't normally use or put together. I started by grabbing a sheet of all the colors and then went to my stash of DSP and found a 6x6 sample pad that I have been hording so I broke it out. The stamp is a $ Studio G that I found a couple weeks ago at JoAnn's. The image is colored with copics, paper pierced, and layered. I added clear glaze to the flowers on the birdie's wing .

We hope that you will be inspired and join us this week!! Please make sure to stop by Sweet Sketch Wednesday and check out the other fabulous cards that my fellow design team members have created this week, HERE. Thanks for stopping by and have a fabulous day!! :D


Paper: SU So Saffron CS, SU Real Red CS, SU Only Orange CS, Classic Crest Solar White CS, SU Certainly Celery DSP

Stamp: A Little Note (Studio G)

Ink: Memento Tuxedo Black

Tools: Small Classic Square Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Large Scalloped Classic Square Nestabilities (Spellbinders), Paper Piercer

Copics: E21, E31, R29, YR04, YR21

Embellishments: Rhinestones, Satin Ribbon, Clear Glaze Pen (Sakura), Foam Tape

Happy Stamping!!



  1. Hiya,
    This is really 'tweet'. I like the way you made the orange colour more prominent. Wouldn't have thought of that myself.
    Have a great day.
    Teri x

  2. Ohhh I love color challenges! It's always amazing to see what the DT has come up with and of course I love love love your card Sher! The orange just caught my eye immediately. Holy smokes, I need your nestie layer recipe - my nesties don't emboss nearly as deep as yours! This image is sooo tweet! Hey, I will be emailing something to you by this week. It's a surprise that I came up with (I couldn't sleep!) while anxiously awaiting word on Brown's situation. Until soon!

  3. Oh pretty pretty pretty!! I love these colors and a great sketch, too. Wonderful card Sheri!

  4. Your end result doesn't look like you struggled at all! I love your card! The bird is so cute!

  5. Your card is darling Sheri..I bought this stamp too and will be using it later on. You did an amazing job on the colors and sketch. And I love that bird. I also want you to know that you are so sweet to always make comments on my cards. I really appreciate your support.

  6. Great card Sheri! I love how you used the sketch and the bright, fun colors!

  7. Love the colours you've chose Sheri - so warm and cheerful looking. A great card.
    Ann xxx

  8. This is so cute, Sheri. I'm lovin' the bird :)

  9. This is so cute and you ROCKED OUT this color challenge!

  10. That is so pretty...great job with the colors!!

  11. Very cute birdie!
    Great color challenge card!

    Peace and Luv,

  12. Incredible card this week Sheri love the little birdie!!!

  13. Oh boy, do I love this card! Great colors, great LO, and such a cute birdie!

  14. Happy Hi Sheri! It sounds like we both struggled with the color combination, but somehow pulled it off! Your card is so SWEET, especially that cute little birdie!

  15. Wow Sheri! you did an awesome job with the color combination. I love the colors! They look great together! I love the yellow being the dominant color . . .it's so bright and happy! Beautiful job on your card!


  16. Oh Oh Oh I love this Sheri!! You have done a great job with these colors!!!

  17. Hi Sheri, just love how neat your card looks - the clean simple lines make it look so elegant. Your take on both the sketch and colours is amazing - just love that stamped image - too cute!

  18. Oh now these colors are so good together!!! You have a real knack for colors and papers and images and how they go together!!!


  19. This sketch turned out so cute. I just realized that I purchased this little stamps while I was in Utah. Anyway, your card is adorable! Love the colors and nestabilities!....Also loving mine! Thanks again for your help!


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